Dayton Visits Madelia In Wake Of Devastating FireGovernor Mark Dayton headed to southwest Minnesota Friday to visit a small town after most of its main street was destroyed by fire.
Truck Located In Fatal Hit-And-Run, Man ArrestedPolice in Albert Lea say they have located the truck they believe was involved in a fatal hit-and-run incident. One person was killed around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening near the intersection of Main Street and Katherine Street.
Pedestrian Killed In Albert Lea Hit And RunOfficers say it happened around 6:30 p.m. Wednesday evening near the intersection of Main Street and Katherine Street. By the time police arrived on scene, the victim was found deceased.
Video: Employee Finds Deer In River Falls RestaurantPerhaps in a fit of enthusiasm over Tuesday’s unseasonably warm weather, a deer jumped through a window and into a western Wisconsin bar and restaurant.
2-Car Crash Closes Northbound I-35E Near HugoParts of Interstate 35E are closed Tuesday morning due to a car accident. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, northbound I-35E is closed at Highway 14 near the Hugo area.
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Fire Destroys Home In RogersFire destroyed a home in Rogers Wednesday night, but spared the business next door. The fire broke out around 10:30 p.m. at the corner of Main Street and 129th Avenue North, and engulfed the house.
North Branch Office Burglary Under Investigation; Reward Offered For InfoOfficials in North Branch say a $2,500 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of a suspect who burglarized an office building and tried to set it on fire.
Police: 2 Men Lured By Women To Brutal Attackwo 21-year-old men are in critical condition after allegedly being lured by two women to a location in Fridley, Minn., where two men were waiting to attack them. According to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, Fridley Police received a report of two injured men in the area of 77th Avenue and Main Street at about 4:25 a.m.
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.
DQ Hero To Meet With Warren BuffettA Hopkins teenager is headed to Omaha Friday after an invitation from Warren Buffett. The second richest man in America called the Dairy Queen on Main Street in Hopkins after hearing about employee Joey Prusak.
ME: Acute Alcohol Intoxication Factor In U Student's Hypothermia DeathThe 19-year-old University of Minnesota student found dead near the Stone Arch Bridge in December died of hypothermia with acute alcohol intoxication contributing, officials say.
Body Found On Mpls. Riverbank Identified As 'U' StudentMinneapolis Police are investigating after a man's body was found lying on the riverbank, just east of the Stone Arch Bridge. Authorities say they received a 911 call around 8:45 a.m. Sunday regarding an unresponsive person lying on the ground.
MnDOT: Sinkhole Has Highway 10 Partially ClosedAn Elk River sinkhole has the left lane of westbound Highway 10, just east of Main Street, closed, MnDOT said. Crews are working and the lane is expected to re-open by 4 p.m. Friday as the pavement needs more time to set because of the hot weather.
Good Question: Why Not Bury Power Lines?This weekend's storms took out power for hundreds of thousands of Minnesotans, mostly because of wind and the trees that fell on power lines. According to Xcel Energy, two-thirds of its power lines are above ground. So, that led Wayne from Bloomington to ask: Why don't power companies bury some of those lines? According to Kent Larson, Xcel Energy’s senior vice-president for operations, the big issue is the hefty price tag.