A 38-year-old Welch man is in jail after he led police on a chase through Red Wing early Thursday morning and jumped from a bridge into the Mississippi River.
Opponents of expanded wind power call it the great contradiction. They say that so called “green energy” is good for the environment, but bad for birds. Each year, the spinning turbine blades will kill countless migrating birds, from bats to bald eagles.
State regulators will consider whether a plan to protect birds and bats from a wind farm in Goodhue County is adequate.
One person is dead after a head-on crash in Goodhue County.
Authorities are investigating a fatal crash west of Goodhue, Minn. after one vehicle broadsided another along Highway 52.
Two people are dead after a three-car crash Saturday night on Highway 52 in Goodhue County, police said.
An official with an oil exploration company that wanted to mine a special kind of sand in southeastern Minnesota expressed disappointment Wednesday about a vote by a county board for a one-year moratorium while it studies the potential environmental, health and financial impacts.
Severe weather appears to be starting up Tuesday afternoon near the Twin Cities metro area.