MnDOT warns motorists of difficult driving conditions after dark

MANKATO, Minn. – (3:45 p.m.) Strong winds are expected to continue into this evening and overnight in south central and south west Minnesota causing difficult driving conditions, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation.

Drivers asked to take extra precautions as blowing snow continues over night

As strong winds are expected to continue into this evening and overnight in southcentral Minnesota, motorists are reminded to take extra precautions, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Strong winds will create snow drifts, reduced visibility and continued icy conditions through the evening and overnight.

Worthington District 518 referendum today

WORTHINGTON - Today, Worthington District 518 residents will decide on a construction bond referendum - the latest in a string of attempts by the district to get permission from voters to purchase general obligation bonds to fund construction of a new school.

Worthington referendum vote fails by 17 votes

WORTHINGTON - Once again, after multiple attempts, a referendum vote for Worthington District 518 has failed. This time by 17 votes.

The unofficial ballot count came in after Tuesday's vote at 1,366 yes and 1,383 no votes.

Farm turnover are going to be big in the next decade, Weber says

ST. PAUL - Sen. Bill Weber today said predictions show that in the next decade, the farmers in the state will have the greatest transfer of assets from one generation to the next that has occurred in modern times, which will be stressful to the families trying to work those transfers out.