Winona's varied arts scene proves to be a tourist draw
11/28/2015 4:21:22 PM
The small city’s Marine Art Museum and Shakespeare festival spark a creative boom
Twin Cities' first big snowfall of the season expected Monday
11/28/2015 4:20:25 PM
Bundle up and buckle in: Winter strikes in earnest this week, just in time for the calendar to flip to December.
St. Peter Starts Holiday Season With New Celebration
11/28/2015 4:07:00 PM
St. Peter is welcoming in the holiday season today with their first Snowflake Celebration.
Visits to Santa, downtown deals highlight Shop Small Saturday in Faribault
11/28/2015 2:48:00 PM
There were no hordes of people in downtown Faribault on Saturday. And that was kind of the point.
Faribault Woolen Mill subject of area author's new book
11/28/2015 6:45:00 AM
For area author Lisa Bolt Simons, her journey to writing a book on the history of the Faribault Woolen Mill initially began with a different bit of local history.
Update: Gunman surrenders after five-hour shooting attack at Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs
11/28/2015 12:48:00 AM
Holed up inside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, a gunman killed three people and wounded nine others before surrendering to police and ending a five-hour nightmare in Colorado's second-largest city.
Celebrate the holiday on stage with LTO's "A Christmas Carol"
11/28/2015 12:15:00 AM
OWATONNA — A Christmas classic is coming to the Little Theatre of Owatonna stage.
Steele County looking to restore clocks at the courthouse
11/27/2015 7:00:00 PM
OWATONNA — Four clocks tower above the Steele County Courthouse lawn frozen in time while cars, trucks and buses hum along East Main Street in Owatonna.
Steele County Commissioners disagree on division directors' role
11/27/2015 6:15:00 PM
OWATONNA — The role division directors play in county government has the Steele County Board of Commissioners divided.
Shoppers hunt down sales in store, online
11/27/2015 6:00:00 PM
OWATONNA — Heather Schiller had a Black Friday master plan when she set out to shop early that morning.
Waseca district's World's Best Workforce report reveals gaps in achievement rates
11/27/2015 1:16:00 PM
While the Waseca school district has shown improvement in kindergarten readiness, drops in student math and reading achievement district-wide have school officials thinking about making some adjustmen
With fire deaths on the rise, fire marshal asks for public's help
11/27/2015 11:34:00 AM
The number of fire fatalities in 2015 has already surpassed last year’s number — a concerning statistic with some of the historically most deadly months ahead for residential fires.
Suspect in Colorado attack called loner who left few clues
Sat, 28, Nov 2015 14:50
A man from North Carolina described as a loner who avoided eye contact opened fire at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic and killed three people, including a police officer, authorities and neighbors said.