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December 6, 2017
Mark Dayton
Minn. roundup: Text-to-911 service added statewide; Dayton announces he is cancer-free, encourages screenings
December 6, 2017 - 9:33am
Health briefs: Small-group training classes offered in New Richmond; Lifeguards, swim instructors needed at Hudson YMCA
December 6, 2017 - 6:24am
November 27, 2017
Traffic crosses the new bridge on County Highway 75 on Grey Cloud Island. Crews opened the road Oct. 30. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Free flowing: County Road 75 open on Grey Cloud Island
November 27, 2017 - 8:45am
November 26, 2017
Sibley Park Apartments, a 60-unit complex in Mankato, Minn., is one of many buildings constructed in recent years to help reduce a shortage of homes for greater Minnesota workers. (Submitted photo)
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
November 26, 2017 - 11:22am
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 22, 2017
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
November 22, 2017 - 10:47am
Since 2010, the Minnesota Department of Human Services identified nearly 100 violations at the day care center. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
November 21, 2017
Gwen Verchota
Q and A: How to avoid getting sick traveling for the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 10:36pm
Sledding injuries — such as broken arms, back injuries and concussions — are common at the The Urgency Room, according to Dr. Carolyn McClain. She recommends choosing snowy, not icy hills and to make sure the hill is free of obstacles like jumps, bumps, rocks, poles or trees before beginning sledding. Stock photo
Top dangers threatening to take the happy out of the holidays
November 21, 2017 - 7:59pm
Victor Barnard
Minn. roundup: Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
November 21, 2017 - 9:30am
November 19, 2017
Hale to the Bird runners compete in the 2016 race near Hamlet Park. The Thanksgiving morning 5K returns to Cottage Grove Thursday, Nov. 23. It will be followed by a new 5K race on Saturday, Nov. 25, called the Turkey Trot, at Kingston Park. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event
November 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
November 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Deer harvest up 10 percent; Suspect charged in Mall of America knife attack
November 15, 2017 - 10:00am
November 14, 2017
Minn. roundup: Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated'; more state news stories
November 14, 2017 - 9:06am