Tornado Confirmed In Southern Minnesota, No DamageMeteorologist Shawn Devinny says multiple trained spotters confirmed the tornado in Faribault County on Sunday night.
Teen Killed, Another Hurt In Faribault County CrashA teenager from St. James was killed in a crash along Highway 169 between Winnebago and Blue Earth Wednesday evening. The crash also seriously injured a 19-year-old passenger in the same vehicle.
New Ulm Chief Charged In Domestic AssaultThe 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.
Motorcyclist Killed After Colliding With Van In Faribault Co.The State Patrol says a motorcyclist died Sunday morning in southern Minnesota after colliding with a minivan.
Patrol: Driver Dies After Crashing Into Bridge PillarOfficials in southern Minnesota say a 28-year-old driver died Sunday morning after crashing into a bridge pillar.
Woman Slain By Trooper In 1980 Finally Identified Investigators in Minnesota say they've finally identified a woman slain by a state trooper nearly 35 years ago.
Boy Rescued After Falling Into Septic Tank 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.
Dayton Declares State Of Emergency In 26 CountiesGov. 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.
Charges: Bus Driver Slapped Unruly ChildA 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.