'Nobody Was Expecting It': Sleepy Eye Hopes To Rebound From Del Monte ClosureTo Sleepy Eye's surprise, Del Monte abruptly announced in late August that this will be its final season of operation. For the more than 300 workers, their jobs are being eliminated.
Del Monte To Close Plant In Sleepy Eye, Lay Off Hundreds Of WorkersDel Monte Foods has announced plans to permanently cease production at its Sleepy Eye Plant in a move that will mean layoffs for hundreds of workers.
Patrol: 2 Killed, 5 Injured In Crash Near Sleepy Eye; Alcohol Believed A Factor A crash in southern Minnesota over the weekend which authorities say involved alcohol left two people dead and five others, including three children, injured.
19-Year-Old Dies Of Injuries Sustained In Farm AccidentKaleb Fischer suffered injuries while repairing a manure spreader on Wednesday.
Minnesota Company Targeted In Multi-State Immigration RaidICE agents pulled off one of the largest multi-state raids of illegal immigrants Wednesday, including one in Minnesota.
Driver's License Belonging To Missing 73-Year-Old Man FoundPolice say they were contacted by a citizen, who was using the rest area on Highway 4 near the Cottonwood River and observed a gun, clothing and what appeared to be bone.
Southern Minn. Man Charged After Infant Dies At HospitalA southern Minnesota man faces charges after an infant he brought to the hospital died of injuries consistent with abuse.
House Fire In Sleepy Eye Suspected To Be ArsonA house fire in Sleepy Eye is being investigated as arson.
Sleepy Eye Man, 73, Dies From Injuries Days Falling Into Debris FireThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office says a Brown County man died Thursday from injuries he suffered in a fire more than a week earlier.
Sheriff: Man, 64, Dies In Sleepy Eye House FireAuthorities have identified a 64-year-old man who died in a house fire in Sleepy Eye on Sunday.
DNR: Sleepy Eye Moose Died From Brain WormThe moose that wandered hundreds of miles south to a Sleepy Eye couples' backyard in November died from a brain worm infection, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. A necropsy conducted at the University of Minnesota's veterinary laboratory determined that there were lesions in the moose's spinal cord and brain caused by a parasite.
Northwoods Moose Moves To Minn. Farm CountryVerna Wendinger was on her farmhouse porch on Sunday, pounding out a dust mop. That's when she caught something near the backyard garden out the corner of her eye. Whatever it was seemed strangely out of place. "All of a sudden it turned around and, oh my!” Verna said. "My first thought was it was a horse, and oh, it's got antlers."
Man Arrested In Connection With Human Remains Found Near Sleepy EyeA Springfield, Minn. man was arrested in connection with the Sleepy Eye car accident that led to the discovery of human remains last month. Twenty-six year old Miguel Angel Vazquez, of Springfield, Minn., was arrested on charges of second degree murder.
Human Remains Found In Burning Car Near Sleepy EyeAuthorities are investigating after human remains were found inside a burning vehicle, following a car crash in Sleepy Eye, Minn.
2 Minn. Brothers Killed In Montevideo Plane CrashTwo Minnesota brothers are dead after their two-seater aircraft crashed near the Montevideo Airport, according to the Chippewa County Sheriff's Office. On Sunday at 3:47 p.m., the Chippewa County dispatch received a 911 reporting an airplane crash¬ on the northern edge of Montevideo.