A 76-year-old Clara City, Minnesota, man drowned Friday after his pontoon boat flipped over on a small lake in Kandiyohi County.
Rural 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.
A 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.
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.
A 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.
Janice Harms is grateful to everyone who rescued her, and then treated her at North Memorial Medical Center.
A woman was trapped underneath her home in Clara City early Saturday morning after the house was leveled by an explosion, authorities said.