State & Regional

Flood of applicants jams admissions at colleges

Flood of applicants jams admissions at colleges

By Alex Friedrich, Minnesota Public Radio News Admissions offices at many Minnesota colleges are awash in applications these days, and for some students it’s creating tougher ... Read more

DNR: Invasive carp found in Mississippi River

COTTAGE GROVE — Asian carp have been removed from the Mississippi River near Cottage Grove, the northernmost point the invasive fish have ever been found ... Read more

Illinois man charged in death of former girlfriend

ROCK ISLAND, Ill. — Murder charges were filed in Illinois against the former boyfriend of an Iowa woman whose body was found in a Minnesota ... Read more

Mason City police arrest city assessor

MASON CITY — Danielle Elizabeth “Dana” Naumann, Mason City’s city assessor, was arrested early Friday morning and charged with serious domestic assault. Naumann, 38, was ... Read more

Groundbreaking held for bridge

WINONA — After years of planning, groundbreaking was held Friday for a new Winona Bridge crossing the Mississippi River. The ceremony was held where the ... Read more