Charges: Man Interfered With Madelia Firefighting EffortsAuthorities have accused a man of interfering with efforts to fight a fire that destroyed eight buildings in the business district of the southern Minnesota town of Madelia.
Madelia Police Release Video Of Devastating Downtown FireNew video released shows the fire and explosion that devastated the downtown in a southwest Minnesota community. The Madelia Police Department posted video of the fire Monday afternoon.
#MadeliaStrong: Small Minnesota Town Rising From The AshesThe rubble remains in downtown Madelia where there was once eight businesses in operation; from a flower shop to a locally-loved Mexican restaurant. "It's really a tight-knit community. Everyone knows everyone," Nicole Griensewic Mickelson, executive director of Region Nine Development Commission, said.
Buffalo Lake Gives Back To Madelia Community At Girl's H.S. Basketball GameFriday night's girl's high school basketball game at Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart will now have more meaning for the visiting team from Madelia.
Dayton Visits Madelia In Wake Of Devastating FireGovernor Mark Dayton headed to southwest Minnesota Friday to visit a small town after most of its main street was destroyed by fire.
Madelia Cleaning Up After Devastating Downtown FireA small community in southwestern Minnesota is still cleaning up after a big fire destroyed several businesses along its main street.
Fire Damages Several Buildings In Downtown MadeliaThe mayor of a small southern Minnesota city says a major fire has destroyed or damaged at least a-half dozen commercial buildings on Main Street.
Montevideo Named Host Of 2016 Governor's Pheasant OpenerMontevideo has been selected to host the 2016 Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Opener. The announcement was made Friday night during the community celebration of this year's Governor's Pheasant Opener in Mankato.
Local Charity Helps Raise Funds To Keep Vandalized Furniture Store OpenA small town furniture store that was vandalized will stay open thanks to the help of strangers. "I usually don't cry, but when I see all the help we've been getting it gets me very emotional," The Furniture Clinic owner Rick Elkins said.
Furniture Store Vandalism May Force Business To CloseVandalism may force a small-town furniture store to close.
Patrol: Teen Dies In Rollover CrashA teenager is dead after a speeding PT Cruiser went off road and rolled several times Saturday night in southern Minnesota.
Minnesota Pheasant Season Opens SaturdayGov. Mark Dayton has a full agenda Saturday as he hosts the 2013 Minnesota Governor's Pheasant Opener in the south-central Minnesota city of Madelia. His schedule included a pancake breakfast at the American Legion, then a morning of hunting, followed by a dedication ceremony for land that's being made available for public hunting.