Minnesota
  • medical marijuana

     After a long push to legalize medical marijuana, Minnesota officials are starting the process to get it into patients’ hands. The state has created an Office of Medical Cannabis and hired its director, but the …

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    28 Jul 14
  • Pedestrian Struck

    MINNETONKA BEACH, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have identified a woman who was struck by a car allegedly driven by her husband near Lake Minnetonka. Fifty-seven-year-old Diane Meder was struck Thursday night outside her home in …

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    28 Jul 14
  • no wake

    The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office announced on Friday afternoon that the Sheriff’s Office has lifted the 1,000-foot, no-wake advisory for Green Lake and the 500-foot advisory for all other lakes in Kandiyohi County. The advisories …

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    12 Jul 14
  • Renville County Parks

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office has issued an updated list of county parks that are closed or have restricted hours due to flooding. Parks closed until further notice are: Anderson Lake and Mack Lake Parks. Parks …

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    12 Jul 14
  • Delbert Huber

    Delbert Huber, the 83-year-old rural Paynesville man sentenced to more than 30 years in prison for shooting and killing 43-year-old Timothy Larson in October 2011, died June 11 from natural causes connected to “complications of …

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    11 Jul 14
  • MnDot

    Mankato, Minn. – Construction is underway on the flood-damaged portion of Highway 93 between Henderson and Highway 169 with the goal of opening the roadway to traffic next week. MnDot says Highway 93 closed on …

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    11 Jul 14
  • crash investigation

    A Glencoe man on his bicycle was injured yesterday (Thursday) south of Hutchinson, when he was struck by a vehicle. 18-year-old Eric Arandia was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening injuries, described …

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    11 Jul 14
  • Gov Dayton

    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday asked that counties damaged by floods last month be declared a presidential disaster area. Dayton also added 16 counties to the state disaster list, meaning 51 of Minnesota’s 87 …

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    10 Jul 14