The police chief of New Ulm is accused of domestic assault and disorderly conduct. Myron Wieland is expected to appear in court Friday in Faribault County where he has been jailed since Wednesday.
The State Patrol says a motorcyclist died Sunday morning in southern Minnesota after colliding with a minivan.
Officials in southern Minnesota say a 28-year-old driver died Sunday morning after crashing into a bridge pillar.
Investigators in Minnesota say they’ve finally identified a woman slain by a state trooper nearly 35 years ago.
A 7-year-old boy had to be rescued after accidentally falling into a septic tank Monday afternoon, according to the Faribault County Sheriff’s Office.
Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 26 counties after storms and flash flooding last month. The executive order will allow the state to call for federal disaster assistance in the areas hit hardest by storms.
A Blue Earth Area School bus driver was charged with fifth-degree assault after allegedly slapping a child who had spit on, kicked, and made other children on the bus cry, according to a criminal complaint filed in Faribault County.