Scott County

Minnesota Resident Accused In 2005 Homicide Case In ArizonaAuthorities say a Minnesota man has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in Arizona a decade ago. Mesa police announced Wednesday that 46-year-old Steven Scott Wightman is being held in Minnesota's Scott County Jail awaiting extradition to Arizona.
Emerald Ash Borer Find Confirmed In Scott CountyEmerald ash borer has spread to another Minnesota county. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture on Tuesday confirmed an emerald ash borer infestation in Scott County.
1 Year After Historic Rainfall, Small Minnesota Town Still RecoveringA year after historic rainfall devastated a small Minnesota town, the recovery still isn't complete. And now, the town is losing one of its last remaining businesses. Torrential rains washed away the roads leading into Blakeley Township in Scott County last June.
Southern Minnesota Buried By Springtime SnowstormAfter an anemic season for snow, a spring storm dumped more than a foot of it on parts of Minnesota, forcing some schools to close.
S. Dakota Man Killed In Scott Co. Rollover CrashA South Dakota man is dead after a rollover crash early Saturday morning in Scott County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the crash happened just before 4 a.m. on Highway 169, south of Marystown.
Excellent Educator: Cedar SUN's Saige DecleeneIt takes years to hone your skills in any profession, and that is true in teaching, especially teaching students with special needs. But Saige Decleene has a natural gift for connecting with those students, making her this week's and one of our youngest ever Excellent Educators.
CapX2020 Project Forced To Buy Organic DairyA popular organic dairy in Scott County is closing its doors after a major power line project skirted the property. The owners of Cedar Summit Dairy won a district court lawsuit that required a power consortium to buy the farm. The CapX2020 project is constructing huge transmission towers to move electricity across the upper Midwest.
Convicted Child Molester Charged With Abusing Another Foster ChildAfter 20 years, a woman is accusing her foster parent of sexually abusing her when she was a child. The Scott County Attorney's office has charged 59-year-old Daniel Alvin Hennen with six counts of criminal sexual conduct. He is now out on bond. Detectives say Hennen ran a foster care service with his wife, Connie Hennen, out of his home in Jordan for several years in the 80s and 90s.
Sex Assault Charges Against Foster Care Provider Filed In Scott CountyA foster care provider in Scott County is accused of sexually assaulting a girl who stayed in his home around 1994.
Officials: Teenage Boy Attacks Family, Calls It In Officials in Scott County say they are investigating an assault after a 16-year-old boy from Credit River Township called them saying he had just attacked his family.
Police: Father Charged In Connection With Death Of 2-Month-OldThe father of a two-month-old Belle Plaine, Minn. boy has been charged with murder in connection with the infant's death. Joshua Scott Sundblad, 24, has been charged with one count of third degree murder.
Police Believe Ty Hoffman Was At Mystic Lake CasinoA possible sighting of Lyle Marvin "Ty" Hoffman prompted a search in Prior Lake Wednesday morning that ended without his capture, miles and miles away from where police think he robbed a bank a few days ago.