Prep Blog: State Semifinals, Previewing 'The Big 4'We're less than two weeks away from determining state champions in high school football, and we know this much: There will be a new winner in Class 6A. It's now state semifinal week in high school football. The winners advance to the Prep Bowl for the right to play for a state championship. In the state's seven classes, there is a chance for a repeat state champion in four of them.
Prep Blog: Previewing Last Year's 4A State Football FieldWe've previewed the 2014 state tournament teams from Class 6A and Class 5A. This week, it's Class 4A's turn and it's a group led by defending state champion Becker. The Bulldogs were somewhat of a surprise to win the Prep Bowl last year after Hutchinson had won state championships the two years prior.
Victim ID'd In Fatal Rollover Crash In Olmsted CountyA 70-year-old man died when he lost control of his vehicle in Olmsted County Sunday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Minnesota Man Charged With Stabbing RoommateA Stewartville man faces attempted murder charges for allegedly trying to kill his roommate. The Rochester Post-Bulletin reports deputies discovered 25-year-old Joseph Michael Dahl sitting on a window sill in his apartment building Tuesday. He was yelling and cutting himself with a knife.
High School Sports Rally: Sept. 26, 2014It was the mid-term exam in high school football Friday night. And in some cases, conference titles were on the line. If you weren't able to make it any of the great high school games, take a look at the videos below. David McCoy reported on the featured game -- Totino-Grace vs. Maple Grove -- while Mike Max and Frank Vascellaro highlighted the best plays from other big matchups.
Authorities: Bus Driver Drove Drunk While Transporting ChildrenA Stewartville man has been arrested for allegedly driving a school bus drunk while transporting children to summer school.
Minn. School Bus Driver Charged With DUI A school bus driver is accused of driving under the influence in southeastern Minnesota.
Humane Society Urges Caution After Dogs Die In Hot CarOlmsted County authorities are investigating after two dogs died of heat exhaustion after being left in a car with the windows up.
2 Dogs Die After Being Left In Car In SE MinnesotaAuthorities in southeastern Minnesota are investigating after two dogs died of heat exhaustion after being left in a car with the windows up.
Minn. Man Charged In Laser Beam Healing SchemeA Stewartville man is charged with felony theft by swindle after allegedly promising to cure people by using laser beams from satellites.