Residents Petition Morristown City Council To Keep Police DepartmentSome members of a small community south of the Twin Cities are demanding action after the City Council voted to eliminate the local police department.
Decorated Morristown Veteran Convicted Again Of Child PornA decorated United States Army veteran was convicted and sentenced for the second time within 10 years for possessing child pornography, according to the U.S. Attorney's office. Ronald Richard Shankey, 50, was convicted in 2007 for possessing 1,047 images of child porn in Wisconsin.
US Census Bureau: Minnesota Is Top Turkey!If you're shopping for Thanksgiving dinner this weekend, chances are the turkey you buy comes from a Minnesota farm. The U.S. Census Bureau says Minnesota is the top turkey producing state in the country. Halvorson Farms in Morristown is busy all year round, and not just around the holidays.
Fire Rips Through Historic Waterville BuildingFire crews responded to a multi-unit structure fire in downtown Waterville, Minn. Thursday morning. According to Waterville Fire Chief Chris Meskan, the structure affected is the Old Rogers Building, located on 128 3rd Street South.
Goin’ To The (Frozen) Lake: Frank & Chris Visit WasecaThis year’s winter lake trip – which took Frank Vascellaro and Chris Shaffer all over Minnesota and western Wisconsin – will wrap up in the southern Minnesota town of Waseca. The guys arrived Thursday in the town, which is about an hour-and-a-half drive southwest of the Twin Cities.
H.S. Football Player Dies While Duck HuntingOne person is dead after a boating accident early Saturday morning in Elysian, Minn. According to Waseca County Sheriff’s deputies, five teenagers were duck hunting on Lake Elysian when the boat they were on capsized around 6 a.m. Saturday morning. The boat was approximately 200 yards from shore.
Morristown Man Dies In Motorcycle Vs. Vehicle CrashA 56-year-old man is dead after being struck head-on by a vehicle in Waseca County.