As spring blossoms and the incredible beauty of the upper Mississippi River valley wakes up after a brutal winter, there's one transplanted Englishman out there with his camera capturing the moments. Guy Marshall of Wabasha says "many people in the UK spend their whole lives hoping to live in 'the countryside' and I never thought that I would ever be so lucky." More>>
Marking Christianity's most hopeful day, Pope Francis made an Easter Sunday plea for peace and dialogue in Ukraine and Syria, for an end to terrorist attacks against Christians in Nigeria and for more attention to the... More>>
The Harmony Economic Development Authority is offering cash rebates to build new homes in Harmony. City officials said the program is meant to spur new construction and community growth. More>>
The Minnesota Vikings are contributing another $1.2 million to the new stadium to put in a bigger video board on the facility's west end and for other video-related upgrades.
A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation's capital and sent to Minnesota for rehab is back in the wild once again.
Hundreds gathered in southeast Rochester on Saturday to ring in the Cambodian New Year. More>>
Hundreds participated in the 9th annual Grace Lutheran Easter Egg Hunt in Rochester on Saturday. More>>
Saturday marked the 8th annual "Help Make Rochester a Litter Bit Better" campaign. More>>
Saturday morning shoppers at Apache Mall were stunned when smoke started pouring out of the backroom area of Macy's department store just before 10 a.m. Rochester firefighters rushed to the mall and attacked the smoky fire, which was inside of a trash compactor machine attached to a huge dumpster. Shoppers were evacuated.
As many as 30,000 motorcyclists will suit up and hit the road on Saturday to unofficially kick off motorcycle season in Minnesota. More>>
People gathered to mark Good Friday in Rochester through the "Way of the Cross." More>>
The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office said Friday a man whose remains were found after a fire at a home near Dover died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. More>>
A drug bust led to the arrest of two alleged drug dealers. Ayla Krohn, 25, is facing three felony drug charges including fifth-degree possession of marijuana, first-degree sale of meth or heroin, and third-degree sale of narcotics. More>>
A toddler is hospitalized after a tractor accident near Rochester Friday morning. More>>
A man is facing more charges behind bars after new allegations of sexual misconduct and assault. More>>
The Rochester Downtown Alliance has named a Rochester native as its new Executive Director. More>>
The Metrodome is now completely gone. Project leaders for the new Vikings stadium say demolition of the dome was formally completed Thursday, a month ahead of schedule. More>>
Astronomers have discovered what they say is the most Earth-like planet yet detected - a distant, rocky world that's similar in size to our own and exists in the Goldilocks zone where it's not too hot and not too cold for life. More>>
Minnesota Pipeline Company is making plans for an expansion that will nearly double the capacity of one of its pipelines. More>>