Week of high temperatures ends

The Albert Lea Police Department tells us they didn’t receive many heat related calls during this hot stretch, in which saw us hit 90 degree…

Minnesota suicide rate edges upward

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the state’s suicide rate is inching upward. The rate rose to 12.4 per 100,000 people i…

77-year-old dies on Brown County farm

PRAIRIEVILLE TOWNSHIP, Minn. (AP) — A 77-year-old man is dead after a skid loader apparently trapped him on a Brown County farm. According t…

U of M, Mayo feeling federal budget cuts

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Some scientists at two of Minnesota’s top research institutions say they’re spending more time chasing money than wor…