Minnesota
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A dangerous new bird flu strain has affected poultry flocks in Minnesota, Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas. That’s sending experts and farmers scrambling to determine how it arrived — and to stop it …

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    16 Mar 15
  • Diocese of New Ulm

    Area churches under the Diocese of New Ulm have received letters telling them about claims of past sexual abuses in the churches. The diocese released a statement saying the Catholic Diocese of New Ulm has …

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    16 Mar 15
  • Carver Co Sheriff Squad

    NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say the deaths of a couple in Carver County are an apparent murder-suicide. Deputies were called to a residence in Norwood Young America about 5 p.m. Wednesday …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    A Meeker County deputy has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation regarding the alleged assault of another law enforcement officer.  According to a press release from the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, law enforcement …

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    12 Mar 15
  • money clip

    A Hutchinson resident has his money clip and contents back in his pocket, thanks to a good Samaritan. Earlier this week, a Hutchinson man told police that he had lost his money clip, containing $1,900 …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Garbage Can

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Police officers in Minnesota don’t need a search warrant to sift through a person’s trash because there is no expectation of privacy once garbage is placed outside for collection, the Minnesota Supreme …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Carver Co Sheriff Squad

    It’s starting to feel like spring outside and that means kids will be outdoors playing. This year Carver County deputies will be looking for kids who are correctly wearing their safety helmets while riding their …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Archdiocese

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Pope Francis has removed from the priesthood a former St. Paul priest who pleaded guilty in Minnesota to molesting two boys. Archbishop John Nienstedt of the St. Paul-Minneapolis Archdiocese announced …

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    12 Mar 15