Lyon County Men Fined Over $1M For Causing Oil Spill In Yellow Medicine RiverAccording to the United States Attorney's Office District of Minnesota, two men have been sentenced to a year of probation and $1.1 million fine for spilling thousands of gallons of oil in the Yellow Medicine River.
Patrol: South Dakota Driver Dies After Failing To Stop, Colliding With Semi A driver died Wednesday in southwestern Minnesota after failing to stop at a stop sign and colliding with a semi.
Sheriff: Pipeline Leak Near Cottonwood Caused By Person, Not Faulty PipelineLyon County officials say a diesel fuel pipeline leak was caused by a person, and was not an error with the pipeline.
11-Year-Old Girl Bags 2 Deer With 1 ShotIt was only Skyla's second time hunting. She had never fired her .20 gauge shotgun at a deer before.
Preparations Begin In Marshall For Pheasant OpenerPreparations are underway already for the 2017 Governor's Pheasant Opener, which will be held in the southwestern Minnesota city of Marshall on Oct. 13-14.
Woman, 20, Killed In Christmas Eve CrashA 20-year-old woman died on Christmas Eve following a three-car crash on icy roads in southwestern Minnesota.
3 Sentenced In Murder Of Lyon County CoupleA man accused of fatally shooting a couple and setting their farmhouse on fire in southwestern Minnesota has been sentenced to life in prison.
2 Charged With Murder In Death Of Minnesota Farm CoupleThree men face charges in connection to the murder of a couple who were found dead and burned inside their southwest Minnesota home last week.
BCA Investigates Fatal Fire In SW MinnesotaAuthorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding a house fire in Lyon County that killed two people Thursday morning. The sheriff's office says crews responded to the fire just after 9 a.m. on the 1600 block of 180th Avenue in Balaton.
Bird Flu Found In Hawk In Western Minnesota Minnesota officials say a hawk in the western part of the state has tested positive for bird flu.
Bird Flu Confirmed At 4 More Minnesota Turkey FarmsState and federal authorities have confirmed outbreaks of a deadly form of bird flu at four more turkey farms in Minnesota, raising the number of farms affected in the state to 13. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the new cases are in Cottonwood, Lyon, Watonwan and Stearns counties.
Teen Found Unresponsive In Lyon County A teenager was found unresponsive in Lyon County Monday night. The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office and EMS responded to a call of an unresponsive teenager on the 100 block of Sherman Street in Garvin, Minn.
Tornado That Damaged Minn. Farms Caught On VideoThe National Weather Service's office in Sioux Falls, S. D., posted a video of the tornado that damaged rural farms Monday in western Minnesota.
DNR Announces Parks And Trails Grant Recipients Miles of hiking and biking trails will come to regional Minnesota parks funded by nearly $7.5 million in Parks and Trails Legacy grants, the DNR announced Monday.
Minn. Storms Bring Heavy Rain, Hail But No Damage Storms sweeping across central and southern Minnesota have dumped heavy rain and hail but caused no major damage.