Runaway School Bus Stopped After Driver Suffers Medical SituationThe incident happened Wednesday about two miles west of Granite Falls along Highway 212, after authorities were alerted that the bus had crashed into vehicles in Granite Falls.
'Significant Efforts' Underway After Pipeline Leaks Diesel Fuel Near CottonwoodContainment efforts are underway after a pipeline leaked diesel fuel near Cottonwood Wednesday evening.
94-Year-Old Woman Found Dead After Apartment FireA 94-year-old woman was found dead after officials responded to a fire in her Granite Falls apartment.
Turbine Project Faces Opposition Across State BorderA project that calls for dozens of skyscraper-sized turbines in southwestern Minnesota is stirring fierce opposition across the state border in South Dakota.
Small Town Wood Lake Continues ‘Mini World Fair’ TraditionAbout 350 people live in Wood Lake, Minn. But during the third week of August, thousands more come to town.
Semi Rollover Injures Driver, 83; Spills 1K Gallons Of Liquid ManureAn 86-year-old man was seriously injured after rolling a semi-tanker truck Wednesday morning in Yellow Medicine County – spilling 1,000 gallons of liquid manure in the process.
Sheriff: Burglar(s) Enters Yellow Medicine Co. Garages, Steal Firearms & TrailersA reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest and conviction in a western Minnesota burglary.
Yellow Medicine Co. Man Rescued After Being Trapped Under TreeA Yellow Medicine County man was airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital after a tree fell on him.
1 Dead In Yellow Medicine Co. Semi-Tanker AccidentOne person died after passing out inside a semi-tanker truck Thursday evening. According to the Yellow Medicine Count y Sheriff’s Office, just before 5 p.m. officers responded to a call of two unresponsive men in the 5000 block of 250th Avenue.
State Patrol: Sacred Heart Man Dead In Yellow Medicine Co. CrashA 37-year-old man from Sacred Heart is dead after a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon in Yellow Medicine County. The Minnesota State Patrol says the fatal accident happened at about 3:41 p.m. on southbound Highway 67.
1 Dead After Head-On Collision With Semi-Truck In Yellow Medicine CountyOne person is dead after colliding with a semi-truck, head-on in Yellow Medicine County Friday morning.
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.
Man, 21, Charged With Strangling Man, 64, To Death During SexA 21-year-old man is accused of strangling a 64-year-old to death in western Minnesota in 2013, according to recently filed charges.. The victim, Thomas Dickson, was found dead just before Christmas at his apartment in Montevideo. His death was immediately ruled "suspicious."
2 Suspects In Assault Case Lead Police On 45 Minute Chase in SW Minn.Police in southwestern Minnesota were involved in a pursuit of two suspects in an assault case that ended just before the South Dakota border. According to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office, Devin Donald Hexum, 21, and Derek Michael Hexum, 19, were being pursued by police for over 45 minutes.
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.