Minnesota News
  • MnDot Camera Shot 35W

    The Minnesota State Patrol made dozens of arrests this morning (Wednesday) after protesters blocked the southbound lanes of Interstate 35W near University Avenue in Minneapolis. KSTP reports protesters stalled the morning rush hour about 7:30 …

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    13 Jul 16
  • Gov Dayton

    Governor Mark Dayton is coming to Litchfield and Watkins today to get briefed on tornado damage. KWLM reports Dayton will meet with community members affected by Monday afternoon’s tornado at the Litchfield Fire Hall at …

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    13 Jul 16
  • Fujita Scale

    LITCHFIELD — Litchfield and Watkins were among the hardest hit areas Monday when storms produced at least four tornadoes across central Minnesota. National Weather Service teams were deployed to the two cities and determined each …

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    13 Jul 16
  • Mitteness

    (Learfield News Service) A woman from Minnesota is accused of allowing a man from Iowa to sexually abuse her nine-year-old daughter in early June in Iowa. Polk County Iowa Sheriff’s Sergeant Brandon Bracelin says the …

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    13 Jul 16
  • buffer strip

    (Learfield News Service) The D-N-R Tuesday released its map of public waters and public ditches that will need to have buffer zones around them to reduce runoff into rivers and lakes. Commissioner Tom Landwehr says …

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    13 Jul 16
  • Severe Weather

    LITCHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Tornadoes have struck towns in central Minnesota, damaging homes and knocking out power. Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze says a tornado struck the northwest side of Litchfield late Monday afternoon. Cruze …

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    12 Jul 16
  • methamphetamine

    MONTEVIDEO—A man identified to law enforcement as “the main source of methamphetamine” in western Minnesota and eastern South Dakota has been jailed, charged with first-degree felonies in Chippewa County District Court for drug sale and …

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    08 Jul 16
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have identified the two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black Minnesota man during a traffic stop. The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension names them as …

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    08 Jul 16