State and federal officials are breaking ground on a new state veterans cemetery in the southeastern Minnesota town of Preston. The ceremonial groundbreaking is Friday morning at the 169-acre site off Highway 52 donated by Preston and Fillmore County.
Thunderstorms packing heavy rain, hail and high winds have pounded parts of southwestern Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a cooperative observer measured 2.5-inch hail near La Crosse Thursday.
It’s the beginning of road closure time in the Twin Cities. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., expect delays both directions on I-494 between Highway 100 and Penn Avenue.
A Minnesota State Patrol officer was transported St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester with non-life threatening injuries Tuesday morning after being involved in a crash while assisting a vehicle in a ditch, authorities say.
A man who led police on a chase in the east metro died after jumping from the Highway 52 bridge in St. Paul.
A woman had to be rescued after her car plunged into the Zumbro River in Rochester Tuesday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
A rare sight in winter sparked on Highway 52 near Downtown St. Paul Tuesday morning — a grass fire.
The Minnesota State Patrol identified the man as 27-year-old Curtis Flom of Nerstrand.
Authorities are investigating a fatal crash west of Goodhue, Minn. after one vehicle broadsided another along Highway 52.
Two people were killed when three cars crashed in Goodhue County on Saturday night. The crash happened at the intersection with high-tech signs that the Minnesota Department of Transportation is testing.
Two people are dead after a three-car crash Saturday night on Highway 52 in Goodhue County, police said.
A 19-year-old Randolph man is accused of threatening a man and woman with a gun during an alleged road rage incident on Sunday On Highway 52 in Dakota County, according to charges filed Friday in Dakota County Court.
Authorities are looking for a semi truck that they believe struck a man riding his bike and then fled.
A truck driver is dead after a semi-trailer crashed into a commercial building in Rochester. Two people inside the building were hurt.
Highway 52 in St. Paul has been reopened after emergency repairs were completed on the roadway.