Minnesota
  • road construction ahead

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  The Minnesota Department of Transportation has kicked off the road construction season by announcing more than 200 road and bridge construction projects in 2017 with a price-tag of about $1 …

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    14 Apr 17
  • Ridgewater College Hutchinson Campus

    WILLMAR — Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen plans to continue to advocate for higher education and for Ridgewater College, even after he leaves his post on June 30. Allen and Minnesota State Chancellor Steven Rosenstone …

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    14 Apr 17
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating a purchase in which bogus bills were used to buy a vacuum cleaner at the local Walmart. On Tuesday, an employee reported to police that an African-American man bought a Dyson …

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    13 Apr 17
  • Judge Eide

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The six known surviving siblings of Prince have urged a Minnesota judge not to delay naming them the rightful heirs to the late music superstar’s estate. Prince left no known will when …

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    13 Apr 17
  • Allen

    WILLMAR — Ridgewater College President Douglas Allen has told friends and colleagues that he has not been offered a contract renewal and will be leaving the college. The West Central Tribunre reports in a letter …

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    13 Apr 17
  • MN Department of Revenue

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s top tax official says deep cuts to state budgets could result in months-long delays to tax returns next year. Republicans who control the Legislature have laid out some major …

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    12 Apr 17
  • Prince Gold Star

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Musicians who played on stage with Prince will speak at a four-day celebration of the “Purple Rain” superstar at Paisley Park. Organizers of “Celebration 2017″ announced speakers for the event on …

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    12 Apr 17
  • tilling field

    Warmer and drier than normal conditions improved days suitable for fieldwork to 2.7 days during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Field activities for the week included fertilizer application, manure …

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    11 Apr 17