Southern Minnesota

Another Air Quality Alert Issued for Smoky Air
It could be another smoky weekend in Minnesota. The state Pollution Control Agency has expanded a previously issued air quality alert for the north half of Minnesota to include the southern half of the state through noon on Sunday.
Someone Issued Bad Checks For Good Girl Scout Cookies
I know I spent a little more than I should have this year on purchasing those delicious Girl Scout cookies from the Girls Scouts of Minnesota and Wisconsin River Valleys. But it goes to a good cause and the cookies are so good and I did share them with family and friends...
Southern Minnesota Celebrates Early Spring
It's February 18, and the temperatures are close to record breaking. I don't have the data on any broken records for warmth, but, it is warm out there. We are enjoying highs in the 50s, which seems like spring.
I saw several motorcycles out yesterday, which is a nice sight after the bitter …
Flash Flood Warning for Southern Minnesota
The National Weather Service in the Twin Cities has issued a  flash flood warning for Martin, southwestern Blue Earth, Freeborn and Faribault counties until 5AM Sunday.
At 11:59 PM, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the
warned area; 3-6 inchesare likely in som…
Ghost Towns in Southeastern Minnesota
Minnesota has 30 ghost towns, according to The state is separated into six sections, with the northern/central/southern parts with two sections each.
So each town has a number for the section it will be found in. Our area is Section 6...