Truck Driver Issued Citations In Crash After Falling Asleep At The Wheel

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 11:41 am

A Wadena man who was hauling milk near Perham on Tuesday fell asleep at the wheel, and ran off the road, was issued multiple citations in the incident.

Walker Eelpout Festival Cancelled

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 11:02 am

Organizers cite multiple reasons, among them more traffic, more trash and more safety concerns.

​Rothsay senior is the Quality Toyota Athlete of the Week.

Craig Olson | Jan 2, 2020 AT 9:05 am

Jayna Gronewold from Rothsay is the Quality Toyota - Leighton Broadcasting Athlete of the Week.

DNR Simplifies Spring Turkey Hunting Licenses

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:45 am

Hunters hoping to bag a tom turkey with a firearm this spring will no longer be restricted to a single permit area, and a lottery application is now only required for three large wildlife.

New Minnesota Laws In 2020

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:44 am

With a new year come new laws in Minnesota.

Fatal Accident in Wilkin County Tuesday

Carol McCarthy | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:43 am

A Montana man is dead following a head on vehicle crash Tuesday evening on Highway 9 in Wilkin County.

Man Arrested After Robbing Casino By Throwing Gasoline On Clerk

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:42 am

Sioux Falls, SD police say a man was arrested after allegedly robbing a casino by dousing a clerk with gasoline and threatening to light the employee on fire.

St. Louis County Plow Drivers File Notice of Intent to Strike

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:41 am

St. Louis County snowplow drivers filed their notice of intent to strike one minute after their current contract expired at midnight, but did not give a strike date.

Teen Killed in Collision Involving Semi Hauling Cattle in Fillmore County

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:40 am

A teenager is dead and a driver is in critical condition after their car collided with a semi hauling cattle in Fillmore County.

Bat in Benton County Tests Positive for Rabies

Leighton Interactive | Jan 2, 2020 AT 5:39 am

The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says a bat found in a Benton County parking lot tested positive for rabies.