Good Question: What Makes A Baby Name Popular?BabyCenter.com announced Tuesday the most popular baby names of 2014. The most popular girls' name was Sophia for the fifth year in a row. Jackson topped the boys' list for the second year in a row. Behind every name there's a story. For 2-month-old Davis, it's pretty straightforward.
Pick-A-Side: Who's The Best Fantasy Football WR?Who do you want to see line up every Sunday?
Mother, Daughter, Die In SW Minnesota Crash A mother and her adult daughter from Jackson have died in a crash in southwestern Minnesota. The State Patrol identifies them as 64-year-old Norma K. Kanuch and 85-year-old Donna B. Kanuch.
Ice Knocks Out Power Around Worthington, Jackson Gov. Mark Dayton called out the state National Guard Wednesday to help residents of southern Minnesota after an ice storm knocked out power to thousands of people and another storm threatened to dump several inches of wet snow by Thursday.
2013 Minnesota Spring Theater PreviewFive great theater performances are coming this spring that will delight people of all ages and interests.
Former Bank Officer Sentenced To 1 Year For Embezzlement A former Jackson, Minn., bank officer received a one-year prison sentence Tuesday for embezzling between $30,000 and $120,000 from bank customers, the U.S. Department of Justice said.
NRCS Announces Cover Crop Sign-Up For Drought-Affected Counties State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.
Investigators: Copter Spun Before Fatal Wyo Crash Authorities will try again to remove a search and rescue helicopter that crashed last week in northwest Wyoming.
MN Boy Suffers From Unusual Skin Allergy To The ColdOne family in southwestern Minnesota is grateful the first big snow fall didn't arrive until Monday. It’s because their 12-year old son is allergic to cold weather.
Man Charged In Cougar Shooting In Southwest Minn. Prosecutors have charged a southwest Minnesota man for allegedly shooting a cougar last November.
Michael Jackson Selected Greatest SingerDave Lee shared a music survey this morning that called Michael Jackson the greatest singer of all time.
Jackson Co. Gives Up On Local Trial In Murder CaseIt looks as if the murder trial for a man accused of stabbing his brother to death will have to be moved outside of Jackson County.