Man, 76, Drowns After Pontoon OverturnsA 76-year-old Clara City, Minnesota, man drowned Friday after his pontoon boat flipped over on a small lake in Kandiyohi County.
Bill Would Cut Farmers' Property TaxesRural lawmakers are aiming to cut farmers' property tax bills for construction projects. A group of legislators from greater Minnesota says farmers pay $10 for every $1 city residents pay when schools, cities and counties charge for new projects because farmers own more land. They're introducing a bill that would only tax a farmer for his or her house, garage and one acre of land in those situations.
Man Killed In Renville County Farming Accident ID'dA man has died in a farming accident in southern Minnesota. The Renville County Sheriff's Department says the man died Monday afternoon when he was run over by a combine at a farm near Maynard.
Latest Example Of Minn. Nice Involves A Hunting Jacket And $1,700 Cash It seems there are still plenty of people who live their lives by the golden rule: do unto others as you would have them do unto you. A Clara City man is evidence of that, after a hunting jacket he thought was long gone was returned four years later.
Loophole Prevented Mom From Learning Of Son's AbuseA loophole in Minnesota law kept a mother from finding out about her son's sexual abuse, and now his story could help bring about a change in that law.
Docs Used Leeches To Treat Home Explosion SurvivorJanice Harms is grateful to everyone who rescued her, and then treated her at North Memorial Medical Center.
Woman Hospitalized After Clara City Home ExplosionA woman was trapped underneath her home in Clara City early Saturday morning after the house was leveled by an explosion, authorities said.