1 man dies after canoe capsizes

Authorities in Blue Earth County say a canoe carrying two men capsized on Madison Lake, and one man apparently drowned.

Nelson and Brataas

Pioneer Senator dies

A groundbreaking woman with the Minnesota Senate died Thursday but is still leaving her mark.

Downtown Albert Lea

Streetscape gets award

It was a mess and a bit of an inconvenience when the work was being done, but a southern Minnesota project is paying off.


Workplace threat training

County employees in our area are getting a lesson in how to deal with potential threats in the workplace.

Tim Walz at HALCON

Walz talks vets and jobs

As if what they do for their country is not already hard enough, veterans returning from war often have a hard time getting acclimated back …

Trail Closures

Trails close due to weather

Wet ground from rain and melting snow comes with the season and that means area recreation trails must close with it.