Minnesota
  • soybean field

    A government report says Minnesota farmers plan to plant more soybeans in 2014 but the same amount of corn as last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that Minnesota farmers plan to plant …

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    01 Apr 14
  • National Weather Service

    An odd mix of March weather has impacted Minnesota, including a rare March tornado. MNNreports the National Weather Service in Chanhassen confirms that the tornado touched down Monday just east of Saint Leo, in southwest …

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    01 Apr 14
  • Junkermeier Trial Resumes

    Week two of the Brok Junkermeier murder trial begins today (Monday) in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar. The 19-year-old fromWillmaris charged with killing 79-year-old Lila Warwick in her east Willmar home last July 29th. …

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    31 Mar 14
  • crash investigation

    Four people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Sibley County early Sunday evening. 44-year-old Cindy Baier of Hutchinson, 18-year-old Brian Johnson of Hutchinson, 69-year-old Janis Hopwood of Baudette, and 82-year-old Robert Hopwood of Baudette, …

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    31 Mar 14
  • monticello-mn

    MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — Officials from the Nuclear Regulatory Commission will hold a public meeting tonight (Monday) to discuss its latest safety review for Xcel Energy’s nuclear power plant in Monticello. Overall, the NRC found …

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    31 Mar 14
  • Westrom

    Torrey Westrom, a Republican state senator from Elbow Lake, received the Republican endorsement Saturday and will challenge U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson forMinnesota’s 7th Congressional District seat. The West Central Tribune reports Westrom was the only Republican candidate who …

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    31 Mar 14
  • Railroad Crossing

    ST. CLOUD –St. Cloud police have released the name of the person who was struck and killed by a train in southeast St.Cloud yesterday (Thursday) morning. The victim has been identified as 52-year-old Carol Oltz of St. …

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    28 Mar 14
  • FrancisMarkey

    In a rare move, the Diocese of New Ulm is suing another diocese, alleging it sent a priest to Minnesota without warning about past accusations of sexual abuse. The lawsuit is against the Diocese of …

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    28 Mar 14