No oil freight traffic goes through Rochester, but the city is central source for haz-mat response in southeastern Minnesota and Mayo Clinic has a vulnerable population of patients, said U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, who hosted the meeting.
Witnesses identified Shelley as the man suspected of punching 24-year-old Isaac Kolstad and knocking him to the ground, though Shelley told police he did not hit anyone, according to the complaint.
Philip Nelson was charged Monday with two counts of felony assault in connection with a weekend fight that left another man severely injured.
Prosecutors say the teenager outlined his plan for a school attack in a 180-page journal. He was arrested at a storage locker that authorities say contained bomb-making materials, and had numerous guns in his room.
Some of the clinic's five most-important medical contributions are relevant even today, says Mayo Clinic museum director Matt Dacy.
Two of the state's Amish communities use that stretch of Highway 52 regularly. That's prompted the Minnesota Department of Transportation to take more of an old-school approach, delivering letters to Amish homes rather than texts or email.
Parents, students and school officials filled a Waseca auditorium last night to hear how the district would respond to the case of John LaDue. According to court documents, the 17-year-old LaDue told police he was planning to kill his family and as many students as he could with a homemade explosives and guns.
The arrest came Wednesday night after the Waseca Police Department and members of the Bloomington bomb squad executed search warrants at a residence and storage facility in Waseca.
E-cigarettes are perfect for vaporizing illegal drugs and that has federal and state officials increasingly concerned.
Winona city officials confirm they've found the emerald ash borer within city limits.
The players said they wanted better communication between team, the coaches and administration about changes in the coaching situation.
Starting today, the westbound I-90 off-ramp to Highway 61 will close for drivers traveling west from La Crosse, Wis., to Minnesota.
If it reverses Winona County's decision and requires a more detailed review of the Nisbit mine, mining likely would have to stop the project while a more in-depth review is conducted.
While listening to music won't repair a damaged brain or bring back total memories, it can provide stimulation to pieces of those feelings, said Ron Petersen director of the Alzheimer's Disease Research Center at Mayo Clinic.
State transportation officials will launch a series of workshops later this month to gather public input on how to improve bicycling in Minnesota.