Minnesota News
  • 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
  • MN River at Highway 19 near Henderson

    Mankato, Minn. – A contractor has begun work to stabilize Highway 19 from Henderson and Highway 169, according to officials at the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Highway 19 has been closed since June 19 due to flooding and major mud slides that left the road unsafe …

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    01 Aug 14
  • HTI

    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) today (Friday) reported net sales of $59.8 million for its fiscal third quarter ended June 29, 2014, on suspension assembly shipments of 97.5 million, down 4% from 101.7 million in …

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    01 Aug 14