Coronavirus In Minnesota: Bar Owner Violating Executive Order Told Police ‘This Is Communism’A southern Minnesota bar owner is charged with not following Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order last month to close bars and restaurants as COVID-19 began to spread in the state.
Winnebago Ethanol Plant Fined Again For Pollution A south-central Minnesota ethanol plant has been fined again for environmental violations.
Corn Plus Ethanol Plant In Winnebago FinedThe Corn Plus ethanol plant in the south-central Minnesota city of Winnebago has agreed to pay a $25,000 penalty and take steps to reduce its air pollution and noise levels.
Diocese: Former Blue Earth Priest To Be DeportedA Minnesota priest was taken into custody at his Monday sentencing and will be deported after admitting he fondled a girl while attending dinner at her grandmother's home. The Diocese of Winona says The Rev. Leo Koppala was taken into custody by the Department of Homeland Security after his sentencing hearing Monday and will be held until his deportation proceedings.
Skol Trooper, And Day 1 Of Vikings Training CampMichael Rhey has two loves – Star Wars and the Minnesota Vikings. “I’m a die-hard fan of both," he said. "I wanted to put my two passions together." So what do you get with an $1,800 budget and eight months of customizing a costume?
Ethanol Co-Op Pleads Guilty To Pollution Charge An ethanol cooperative in southern Minnesota has pleaded guilty to making false statements under the Clean Air Act.
Wis. Presbyterians Weigh In On Gay ClergyPresbyterians from central and northeastern Wisconsin will weigh in Saturday on the national debate over gay clergy.