Southwestern Minnesota Solar Power Project Gets ApprovalA controversial solar energy project in southwest Minnesota has gotten the go-ahead. The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission unanimously approved a 500-acre solar farm near Marshall.
Buzzer Beaters Drop Jaws In Quadruple-OT Waseca-Marshall MatchThe back half of the Minnesota Section 2AAA boys basketball championship game between Waseca and Marshall was next level cray.
Classes Canceled, Snow Emergencies Declared In Twin CitiesSome students have the day off in Minnesota as a powerful storm approaches the state. The storm is expected to bring blizzard-like conditions to far southern Minnesota through Tuesday night. Wind gusts of up to 40 mph could cause whiteout conditions.
US Attorney: Texas Man Sentenced For Making Threats To Minn. High SchoolA 19-year-old Texas man has been sentenced for calling in multiple false bomb threats, sending harassing text messages and making "swatting" phone calls to a Minnesota high school earlier this year, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
State Patrol To Unveil Unmarked Cars To Help Against Distracted DrivingThe Minnesota State Patrol is planning to introduce some new tools that will help keep the roads safer. On Monday, the department plans to unveil five new unmarked cars that will just focus on stopping distracted drivers, a particular frustration to state troopers.
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.
Texas Teen Pleads Guilty To Making Bomb Threats, 'Swatting' Minn. ResidentsA teen from Houston, Texas pleaded guilty Friday to calling in fake bomb threats and hostage situations to several Minnesota residences and a high school.
Man, 91, Dies Following Crash Near MarshallThe State Patrol says a 91-year-old man died Saturday after a two-car crash in southwestern Minnesota.
At Least 1 Dead In Marshall Rollover CrashAt least one person is dead in a rollover crash Saturday in Marshall. The crash happened at about 11:04 a.m. on Highway 23 at Saratoga Street. The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating.
Park Center Repeats As Class 3A ChampionAnn Simonet made a pair of 3-pointers down the stretch to help Park Center win its second straight Class 3A girls basketball title with a 52-45 win over Marshall on Saturday night. Mikalya Hayes had 13 points, while Hannah Schaub and Feyisayo Ayobamidele each scored 11 for the No. 2 Pirates (25-7).
3 State Troopers, 1 Driver Struck On Minn. RoadsThree Minnesota State Troopers and another driver were struck by vehicles in four separate accidents Thursday as blizzard conditions wreak havoc on Minnesota roads. The state patrol says troopers were hit by drivers in Virginia, Brooklyn Center and Marshall.
Gov. Dayton Talks Hunting At Pheasant SummitMore than 250 hunters, farmers, conservationists and policymakers joined Gov. Mark Dayton for the first ever Pheasant Summit.