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  • WhoopingCrane

    The Department of Natural Resources is reporting rare sightings of whooping cranes in Rice and Le Sueur counties. Local DNR Informational Officer Scott Roemhildt says the birds likely came from a Wisconsin flock of whooping …

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    18 Oct 11
  • TruckCrash

    Charges are pending against a St. James man involved in a rollover accident Saturday night. It took place at the intersection of Armstrong Boulevard and 4th Avenue South in St. James at approximately 8:20pm Saturday. …

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    17 Oct 11
  • GrainBins1

    The Morgan Fire Department was called Sunday morning over fears that a grain bin collapsing. This came after the discovery that a Morgan Grain and Feed grain bin off of Front Street in Morgan was …

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    17 Oct 11
  • FatalAccident

    An elderly New Ulm woman was killed in a crash on Highway 99 just east of Nicollett Sunday afternoon. It happened at just after 4:30pm when a westbound Chrysler Concorde driven by 71-year-old Irene Schultz …

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    17 Oct 11
  • Pheasant

    Democratic Governor Mark Dayton and GOP House Speaker Kurt Zellers were in the same party for Saturday morning, a hunting party for Minnesota’s first Governor’s Pheasant Opener. Dayton, Zellers and several others spent a sunny …

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    17 Oct 11
  • Harvest

    Renville County authorities are investigating the discovery of a man’s body by a farmer who was harvesting corn. The farmer found the body at around 5pm Saturday, about 10 miles northeast of Hector in Brookfield …

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    17 Oct 11
  • CheckFraud

    A Sleepy Eye woman faces multiple felony charges for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from her vulnerable adult daughter. 48-year-old Ann M. LaCourse was charged with four counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult …

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    15 Oct 11
  • Dollars

    Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty is out of the race for president – but still deep in debt. A fundraising report covering July through September shows that the former GOP candidate owes $453,000 for the …

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    15 Oct 11