Minnesota News
  • Heart of New Ulm

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota community is celebrating national recognition of its 10-year effort to eliminate heart attacks. Minnesota Public Radio News reports the Heart of New Ulm Project won a 2014 Nova …

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    19 Aug 14
  • corn crop

     Minnesota’s crops caught some much-needed rain over the weekend in an otherwise dry week. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday in its weekly crops progress and condition report for Minnesota that six days were …

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    19 Aug 14
  • Kandiyohi County

    A rural Willmar man was rescued Friday afternoon after being caught in an auger on a farm southwest of town. The unidentified 59-year-old man sustained non-life-threatening injuries. According to a press release, the Kandiyohi County …

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    18 Aug 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    (Albertville, MN) — An investigation is ongoing after a standoff in Albertville ended tragically. MNN reports authorities in Wright County reported Sunday afternoon that a suicidal man was held up in a home near the …

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    18 Aug 14
  • BTYR

    The official proclamation ceremony was held at the McLeod County Fairgrounds in Hutchinson on Friday, August 15, 2014, declaring McLeod County a “Beyond the Yellow Ribbon” Community. Featured speakers included Minnesota Secretary of State Mark …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Semi passing on right

    The driver of a truck who is alleged to have frightened a 13-year-old girl by passing a school bus on the right, driving between her and the bus, is facing two misdemeanor charges for the …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Stabbing

    A Litchfield man has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly stabbing his girlfriend last weekend. 30-year-old Carlos Ramirez is charged with 1st Degree and 2nd Degree Attempted murder and was arraigned in Meeker County …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Sugar Beets

    A New sugar beet receiving station is under construction near New London. The West Central Tribune reports at first glance, it appears that another gravel mining operation is underway in northern Kandiyohi County. But the …

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    14 Aug 14