Lyon County

yellow medicine river oil spill

2 Lyon County men plead guilty after causing 3,900 gallons of oil to spill into river

The U.S. Attorney's Office says they shot a rifle at the pipeline, causing it to spill into a creek that connects to the Yellow Medicine River.

Screen Shot 2020-12-08 at 10.54.41 PM

Health board votes to lift license suspension of bar that is staying open during shutdown

Havens Garden has remained open despite high levels of COVID-19 in the local area.

Image from iOS (16)

House explosion kills 1, injures 1 in southwest Minnesota

Photos from the scene show complete destruction.

State Patrol: 1 dead in 2-vehicle crash in Lyon County

The crash happened around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4.

Joseph Koopman

Man killed in rollover crash was Army vet, father-of-3 girls

Joseph Koopman died in a rollover crash in southwest Minnesota on May 17.

Alexandria man dies in rollover crash in southwest MN

The crash happened Friday around 11:20 a.m. in Lyon County.

Magellan Midstream

Diesel fuel spill in southwest MN deemed intentional, suspect ID'd

More than 8,000 gallons of diesel fuel escaped through a small hole in a pipeline.