Minnesota
  • Fatal Crash

    The Paynesville man charged with criminal vehicular homicide in the deaths of two Watkins teenagers in a crash on State Highway 24 last summer is scheduled to appear in Meeker County district court on Monday. …

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    04 Jan 16
  • death investigation

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have determined a 16-year-old Minnesota girl whose body was found in a field died of accidental suffocation. Hannah Olivia of New Ulm was found face down in a field west …

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    31 Dec 15
  • shoveling snow

    MANKATO, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway or street. Jed Falgren, MnDot maintenance engineer says “Improperly placing …

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    31 Dec 15
  • racist facebook comment

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man accused of sending private racist messages to a Black Lives Matter Facebook page has lost his job with Archer Daniels Midland. The food giant says it investigated the social media …

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    31 Dec 15
  • drug related sentencing

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota panel has approved a plan to overhaul the state’s drug sentencing guidelines. The Minnesota Sentencing Guidelines Commission voted 7-3 Wednesday to approve the plan, which has been in …

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    31 Dec 15
  • refugees

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota is expected to get more refugees in 2016 than it has in any year in the past decade. The increase is a ripple effect of the migration wave sweeping the Middle …

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    30 Dec 15
  • Drill Mellum

    A Waconia man has now been charged with raping two students shortly after meeting them at separate college parties last year in Minneapolis. Police say the first incident happened on Halloween of 2014, and the …

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    29 Dec 15
  • MnDot

    (10:30 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to be prepared for heavy snow Monday(12/28) afternoon through Tuesday (12/29) with moderately high winds making for difficult driving tonight. The National Weather Service is predicting snow starting Monday afternoon through Tuesday.  All of the counties …

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    28 Dec 15