Our network

Renville Co. Seeks $1.3M in Tax Money to Build ATV Park

The Renville County Board wants to build a 270 acre, all-terrain vehicle (ATV) park and they want to use taxpayer money to get the job done.

Mankato Man Wanted for Synthetic Drug Deaths Arrested in Chicago

A 21-year-old Mankato man facing murder charges for the deaths of two people has been arrested in Chicago Monday after being on the run over the weekend.

Tyler Caputo is accused of supplying a synthetic drug that killed 17-year-old Chloe Moses and 22-year-old Louis Folson in separate incidents in March.

Fergus Falls will Hold Another City Deer Hunt

Fergus Falls will have another city deer hunt this fall.
    
It's the third year for the bow hunt, which is meant to reduce traffic collisions with deer.
    
KBRF reports hunters are selected by a lottery, must pass a proficiency test and pay a $20 fee in addition to state license requirements.
    

Home Invasion in Northern Minn. Ends in Fatal Shooting

A sheriff in northern Minnesota says a son who shot and killed an intruder was defending himself and his mother, who had been attacked by the man.
    

New Fine Coming to Speeders Caught in Construction Zones

The penalty for speeding in construction zones on Minnesota roads will ramp up this week.

Starting Friday, drivers caught speeding in work zones will face a $300 fine, in addition to speeding ticket charges. It's part of a new law approved in this year's legislative session.

Southern Minn. Woman Charged in Crash that Killed Passenger

A Dodge Center woman is criminally charged in a car crash that killed a passenger.

KTTC-TV reports 22-year-old Shyanne Jensen lost control of a car on county Road 7 in Dodge County July 8, went into a ditch and hit a tree. Eighteen-year-old Guy Carlson died in the crash. Jensen was airlifted to St. Marys Hospital in Rochester.

St. Cloud Police Investigate 3 Gun Incidents

St. Cloud police are investigating three incidents involving guns that occurred within hours of each other.

The St. Cloud Times reports officers responded to a fight downtown early Sunday. Police say an individual who had waved a gun wasn't identified or located.