Local News
  • United Way

    (McLeod County, Minnesota) – United Way of McLeod County Board President Ron Johnson has announced that the 2016 Community Investment Grant application/contracts for non-profit 501c3 organizations will be made available beginning Monday, February 1st. Requests …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 16
  • feel the bern

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says the prospect of former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg considering an independent presidential campaign “speaks volumes about the state of American politics” and notes that if …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 16
  • farmer conservation

    ADRIAN, Minn. (AP) — Low grain prices are making it more attractive for Minnesota farmers to put their land in a program that pays them to replant it with trees and grasses benefiting wildlife and …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 16
  • snap

    (MNN/Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN) — An organization working to end hunger in Minnesota is reminding those who use the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program that a program will match their dollars at farmers markets, up to 10 …

    Keep Reading >>

    27 Jan 16
  • scam alert

    A Hutchinson woman was stopped short of being scammed Monday. Authorities say the intended victim had been contacted that she had been a winner in a “Publishers Clearance” contest. The victim says she was told …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 16
  • MPCA

    St. Paul, Minn. – Forsman Farms plans to build and operate a laying hen feedlot in Wright County near Cokato. The feedlot will include barns for hens, a manure storage barn, and a processing plant …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 16
  • free speech

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals has ruled that citizens do not have a free speech right to disrupt public meetings. Monday’s ruling comes in the case of Robin Hensel, who was convicted …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 16
  • Allen

    Members of the faculty union at Ridgewater College are going to St. Paul Wednesday to pressure leaders of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System, or MNSCU, to intervene in their long running dispute with …

    Keep Reading >>

    26 Jan 16