Minnesota
  • Brok Junkermeier

    As expected, Brok Junkermeier was sentenced to life in prison this morning (Wednesday) for killing Lila Warwick last summer at her rural Willmar home. The West Central Tribune reports the 19-year-old Willmar man read his …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Brok Junkermeier

    Sentencing is scheduled today (Wednesday) for Brok Junkermeier, who pleaded guilty last week to first-degree premeditated murder in the slaying of Lila Warwick, a 79-year old grandmother and church volunteer from Willmar. The West Central …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Carver County

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — The Carver County sheriff’s office says the bodies of a man and a woman have been found in a home in Waconia Township. Sheriff Jim Olson says no suspects are being …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Grow Communities

    (HUTCHINSON, Minn.) Local farmer Eunice Howe has directed a $2,500 donation to the Hutchinson High School FFA. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will help the group purchase supplies for its greenhouse and …

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    07 Apr 14
  • GOP

    ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) — Delegates to a Republican convention in Albert Lea have selected businessman Aaron Miller to challenge Democratic U.S. Representative Tim Walz. An Albert Lea Tribune report says Miller is an account …

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    07 Apr 14
  • Tyson

    Tyson Foods said it is recalling 75,320 lbs of frozen white meat chicken nuggets sold at Sam’s Club locations nationwide after consumers reported finding small pieces of plastic in the meat. Tyson, the largest U.S. …

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    07 Apr 14
  • Taxes

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Most Minnesota farm families could get an extra $260 in property tax relief per year under legislation approved by the House that’s meant to ease the squeeze they’re feeling between rising property …

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    05 Apr 14
  • MnDot Snowplow

    MnDOT crews have been in out in full force overnight  and this morning (Thursday/Friday morning) treating the roads and plowing the wet, spring snow. Spokesman Kevin Gutknecht tells MNN it’s easier to clear the highways …

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    04 Apr 14