Minnesota News
  • Pioneerland Library System

    OLIVIA — Pioneerland Library is asking Renville County to increase its support for library services by 3 percent. The West Central Tribune reports Pioneerland Executive Director Mark Ranum told the County Board of Commissioners on …

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    06 Aug 14
  • Ebola Outbreak

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota residents and organizations have rallied to send aid to Liberia in light of the recent Ebola outbreak. The Star Tribune reports that about 200 people attended a meeting Sunday night in Brooklyn …

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    05 Aug 14
  • National Farmers Market Week

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has declared August 3 through 9, 2014, “National Farmers Market Week”. Throughout the week, USDA will celebrate our nation’s thousands of farmers markets, farmers who make them possible and the communities …

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    04 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Willmar man died as the result of a rollover accident on U.S. Highway 12 east of Kandiyohi Saturday afternoon. 40-year-old Quehubin Ramirez was pronounced dead at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. The State Patrol …

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    04 Aug 14
  • Brian Fitch

    Prosecutors have charged the alleged killer of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick.  39-year-old Brian Fitch Senior is charged with first degree murder and several counts of attempted murder and assault after police say he …

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    02 Aug 14
  • FEMA

    (St. Paul, MN) — Twenty-four Minnesota counties and two tribal governments have been added to the federal disaster declaration secured by Governor Dayton last month. Earlier this week, Director Kris Eide with Minnesota Homeland Security …

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    02 Aug 14
  • Work Zone Safety

    Motorists who speed through a work zone will be fined $300 beginning today (Friday, Aug. 1), thanks to a new law passed during the 2014 state legislative session. Motorists who do not obey work zone …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Brian Fitch

    (St. Paul, MN) — Charges are expected to be handed down today (Friday) for the man suspected of killing a Mendota Heights police officer. Brian Geornge Fitch Senior was arrested Wednesday after a manhunt that …

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    01 Aug 14