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  • Ridgewater College Hutchinson Campus

    Rain slowed down some of the final landscaping, but Ridgewater College’s $14 million remodeling project at the Willmar campus will be ready for students when classes start today (Monday). The fall semester opens with enrollment …

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    25 Aug 14
  • Sherburne County

    ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) — The body of an Albany man has been recovered from a Sherburne County lake, where authorities believe he drowned. 23-year-old Joshua Roepke had been swimming with friends Saturday on Lake Freemont …

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    25 Aug 14
  • crash investigation

    The driver and passenger were injured in a one-vehicle crash east of Glencoe Saturday night. The driver, 18-year-old Logan Pool of Glencoe, and passenger, 18-year-old Sierra Newman of Belle Plaine, were taken to Glencoe Regional …

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    25 Aug 14
  • crash investigation

    A Hutchinson man was seriously injured in a one-car rollover northeast of Buffalo Lake Friday afternoon. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old Agustin Torres Hernandez was driving an SUV west on County Road 24, …

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    25 Aug 14
  • Call of the Moose

    Fairgoers can hear the Call of the Moose at the Minnesota State Fair. A new partnership between the Department of Natural Resources and Les Kouba Outdoors was formed to raise awareness of the plight of …

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    22 Aug 14
  • Gov Mark Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Hennepin and Ramsey counties have now been added to a presidential disaster declaration for damage from flooding and severe storms this summer. Governor Mark Dayton’s office says adding the two …

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    22 Aug 14
  • honeybee

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials are launching a campaign to promote public awareness of bugs such as honeybees, wasps and moths. The state Department of Agriculture is asking Minnesota State Fair attendees to …

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    22 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    The Wright County Attorney’s Office says they are still waiting for reports from the Minnesota State Patrol before they can decide what charges, if any, a teen will face after a fatal motorcycle crash that …

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    21 Aug 14