An environmental group is warning Minnesotans to beware of mercury emissions in the fish they eat.
The Sherco 3 power plant near Becker remains out of service after a weekend fire. A spokesman for Xcel Energy says the coal-fired plant had been down since mid-September for routine maintenance.
A 20-year-old Becker man is in critical condition Wednesday afternoon after suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning, according to the Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities are investigating a train-vehicle crash that killed a Chaska, Minn. man in Sherburne County Tuesday.
It’s Week 2 of the high school football season, and by the time games wrap up Friday night most programs will have an idea how their season will go compared to the expectations they set when fall practices started.
Week 1 in the Minnesota high school football season is in the books. There were some blowouts and some nailbiters, expected standouts had big nights and some unknowns made a name for themselves. When it was all over, four performances stood out from Friday night.
A passenger bus headed to Minneapolis was stopped and evacuated after a passenger said he had been threatened by another passenger with a handgun.
Three crashes and vehicle off the road closed down eastbound Interstate-94 in Becker, Minn. Friday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.