Review: ‘Fruitvale Station’

“Fruitvale Station” is more than the dramatization of an obituary. It’s about empathy. In recounting (and slightly fictionalizing) the final…

Little Pigs

Funding for Livestock Farmers

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is announcing one million dollars in grant funding is being made available to producers.

Water main breaks near Target Center

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Crews are cleaning up after a water main burst near Target Center in downtown Minneapolis, opening up a sinkhole and leav…

Neighborhood in Rochester

Violent Crimes Up in 2012

The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA) is releasing statistics that show, in the state of Minnesota, there was an increase in violent cri…


Olson Running for Governor

The race for Governor of Iowa is starting off in a big way with it’s first official candidate.


Farming A World Away

Besides the Midwest, some of the best farmland is located in Eastern Europe around the black sea. Some north Iowa farmers got a unique oppor…