Minnesota News
  • crash investigation

    A 14-year-old from Kimball was seriously injured in an ATV crash in Meeker County Saturday evening. The incident happened just after 8:00 p.m. near the intersection of 675th Avenue and 365th Street in Forest Prairie …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Severe Weather

    (MNN/Mahnomen, MN) — The National Weather Service says its survey of damage indicates an EF-1 tornado with wind speeds of about 95 miles-per-hour caused damage around the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen early Monday morning. …

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    23 Jun 15
  • Monday Morning Clouds

    Severe thunderstorms swept through southern Minnesota, bringing hail, high winds and some flash flooding, but no serious reports of damage. Interstate 90 was closed at Austin on Monday morning because of water on the roadway, …

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    22 Jun 15
  • veterans

    Members of U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar’s office will be in Glencoe Tuesday as part of a statewide Veterans Service Staff Tour to highlight resources currently available to help veterans secure the benefits they have earned …

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    20 Jun 15
  • trophy

    A Meeker County team is the first to win a 4-H Science of Agriculture competition that tested the team members’ ingenuity at solving a real life, on-the-farm challenge, and more. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    20 Jun 15
  • U S News and World Report

    Central High School, in Norwood Young America, has been awarded the U.S. News and World Report’s Best High School bronze medal. Principle Tom Erickson believes this is the first of such rewards the school has …

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    19 Jun 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has recorded 13 straight days with no new cases of bird flu as the focus on recovery continues. Minnesota turkey and chicken producers have lost around 9 million birds …

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    19 Jun 15
  • Employment

    The Minnesota unemployment rate climbed 0.1 percent in May to 3.8 percent and employers cut 200 jobs, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The state …

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    18 Jun 15