Minnesota News
  • Minnesota soybean development remains ahead of last year

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s soybean and small grains continue developing well ahead of last year’s pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop report, 63 percent of Minnesota’s soybean crop was …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Lonsdale man killed in Rice CR 4 crash

    Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn issued a press release Tuesday evening (July 7) stating that the crash at Rice County Road 4/Independence Avenue and 117th Street earlier in the afternoon involved a fatality. The release states that …

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    08 Jul 15
  • Woodbury man drowns in pond near Faribault

      FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a Woodbury man has drowned in a pond near Faribault in southern Minnesota. The Rice County sheriff’s office says in a statement that it got a call about …

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    06 Jul 15
  • Charges against archdiocese may jeopardize insurance payouts

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Lawyers for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis are warning that criminal charges against the corporation could jeopardize insurance coverage that’s being counted on to pay some claims of …

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    25 Jun 15
  • MNsure CEO Supreme Court ruling won't affect subsidies here

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The head of Minnesota’s state-run health insurance exchange says an eagerly awaited Supreme Court ruling on subsidies will have no impact in the state. The high court is expected to …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Behind a $42 billion budget, smaller fees rack up

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers kept tax levels steady but have still found ways to scoop up millions of additional dollars. More than a dozen new fees and increases for business licenses are …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Bicyclist hit by car, killed in Mankato

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A 46-year-old bicyclist has died after he was struck by a car in Mankato. Police say David Winters was hit early Wednesday. KTOE Radio reports that emergency crews arrived to …

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    24 Jun 15
  • MOTORCYCLIST KILLED IN COLLISION WITH DEER

      A Fairmont motorcyclist is dead after colliding with a deer yesterday (Thursday) afternoon north of Henderson. Authorities say 69-year-old Duwayne Krumwiede died at the scene. Krumwiede was northbound on Scenic Byway Road, one mile …

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    19 Jun 15