State Patrol: Alcohol Involved In Fatal Crash Near NorthfieldA Minneapolis woman is dead and two others are injured after a crash early Saturday morning in Rice County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened on the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 at about 12:45 a.m. near Northfield.
Sheriff: 3 People Shot At Webster House Party ID'dThe three people shot at a house party in Webster early Saturday morning have been identified.
Rice County Sheriff: 3 People Shot At House PartyThree people were shot at a house party in southern Minnesota early Saturday morning, according to Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn.
State Patrol: 1 Killed, 2 Injured In Rice Co. CrashThe Minnesota State Patrol says one man is dead and two others are injured after a rollover crash Friday afternoon in Rice County. The fatal accident happened at about 3:15 p.m.
Emotional Outbursts Follow Alexandria Woman's Murder SentencingAn Alexandria woman learned Friday she will spend more than seven years in prison for the murder of a man she loved. Jason Nyberg died in September inside the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault after 34-year-old Melissa Guillette smuggled in methamphetamine and passed it to him.
Faribault Man Indicted On 1st-Degree Murder In Death Of Ohio WomanA grand jury in Rice County has indicted a 39-year-old Faribault man on first-degree and second-degree murder charges in the death of a woman who went missing from Ohio.
In Ohio Woman's Murder, Suspect's Wife Says There's More To The StoryThe wife of a Faribault man accused of killing a woman from Ohio believes there's more to the story than what police have made public.
Sheriff: Missing Ohio Woman's Car Found In Rice Co.The Rice County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help to find a missing Ohio woman. A deputy found an abandoned car Monday night in a parking lot at Shagger Park on Cannon Lake. When they ran the plates, they discovered the car belonged to 24-year-old Chelsea Martinez from Columbus, Ohio.
Woodbury Man Drowns In Pond Near FaribaultAuthorities say a Woodbury man has drowned in a pond near Faribault (FAIR'-boh) in southern Minnesota.
Bird Flu Takes A Big Hit On Minn. Wood Recycling CompanyLosses due to the bird flu in Minnesota are now estimated at more than $300-million dollars. It's not just turkey farmers that are affected, the bird flu has created a trickle-down effect. It's even impacted a wood-recycling company in Faribault.
Conrade Pleads Guilty To Helping Boyfriend After KillingsA 25-year-old Rosemount woman pleaded guilty Friday to helping her boyfriend after he killed two people within a few hours in 2013. Ashley Marie Conrade pleaded guilty to two counts of aiding an offender after the fact in connection with the murders of 23-year-old Palagor Jobi and 20-year-old Anarae Schunk. Murder charges were dropped as part of her plea deal.
Police: 2 Rice County Inmates Escaped Jail, Stole 2 VehiclesPolice say two Rice County inmates are back in custody after escaping from jail and then stealing and crashing two vehicles.