Elizabeth Baier Feature Archive

Public input is sought on proposed angling changes around the state that would improve opportunities for trout and sturgeon fishing, as well protect flathead catfish during the winter. (12/28/2012)
Because Congress failed to pass a new farm bill, price levels for milk are set to expire at the end of the year. If that happens, the price of milk will nearly double. (12/21/2012)
The Wabasha Planning Board will decide Friday whether to allow Calgary-based Superior Sand Systems to build a sand transport facility in town. (12/21/2012)
The Minnesota State University-Mankato football coach cleared by a judge of child porn charges has been issued a 20-day unpaid suspension from his job. (12/20/2012)
The Wabasha City Council on Monday decided against requiring an environmental review of a company that wants to open a silica sand transportation facility in the city. (12/18/2012)
Minnesota's growing Latino population has been around long enough to put down roots, grow businesses and go through school, sometimes for generations. (12/14/2012)
Jhosi Martínez, estudiante de cuarto año de escuela secundaria, hace planes para la universidad, algo que hace 10 años hubiera sido casi imposible en su pueblo de Northfield, Minnesota. (12/12/2012)
High school senior Jhosi Martinez is making college plans, something that 10 years ago wouldn't have been likely in her hometown of Northfield, Minn. (12/12/2012)
A 16-year-old Rochester girl who was allegedly shot by her grandfather remains in critical condition at St. Marys Hospital. (12/11/2012)
State health officials are investigating a possible norovirus outbreak at a wedding in the southern Minnesota town of LeRoy. (12/07/2012)
Minnesota State University Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner is still waiting to see whether he can return to work, after pornography charges against him were dismissed last week. (12/04/2012)
A new Mayo Clinic study shows diabetes patients with ovarian cancer who took the drug metformin for their diabetes had a better survival rate than patients who did not take the drug. (12/03/2012)
The Minnnesota State University Mankato football coach accused of making pornographic videos says he is relieved the charges were dismissed Friday. (12/01/2012)
A Blue Earth County Judge has dismissed child pornography charges against Minnesota State University Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner. (11/30/2012)
Residents from across southeastern Minnesota packed a meeting room in Rochester Tuesday to tell state commissioners their priorities for the state's air, water, land and energy resources. (11/27/2012)