Residents are back home Friday night in Ellendale after a train derailed just south of town, forcing the evacuation of the entire community.
Around 5:45 a.m., at least six train cars of a 146 car Union Pacific train derailed near 158th St., which is located about one mile south of...
The candidates are listed with the repsective townships they've won. Results will be updated throughout the night as results come in.
Bolded names are the winner in that race.
US Representative for D. 1
• Jim Hagedorn (R) 49.59%
The Steele County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of last month’s car fire in rural Steele County.
Through investigation and DNA evidence, the victim has been identified as Herman Hernandez, 64, of Albert Lea. The sheriff’s office received help with the identification from the Minnesota...
Every election season, we publish an election guide giving canidates from different races a chance to state their positions on different issues. Due to a clerical error we did not contact Jim Abbe for the guide. In order to provide more information to Steele County voters, here's Abbe's position.
The small town of Geneva hosted their first mayoral and city council debate. Candidates for both city council seats and the position of mayor met in the Geneva Community Center to discuss pressing matters that townspeople wanted to know about. Such matters included how candidates were going to “...