|Local News||Fri, 21 Aug 2015|
Waseca teen will be tried as an adult in alleged plot to bomb school
John LaDue, the would-be school shooter in Waseca, was escorted out of the Waseca County Cout House after he made an appearance in court for a hearing on whether he should be certified as an adult, Tuesday, June 30, 2015 in Waseca, MN. The teenager accused of plotting to kill his family and set off bombs at his school will be charged as an adult, not a juvenile, as the defense had hoped.
Judge ruled state, engineer have immunity from lawsuit
A judge has ruled the Minnesota Department of Transportation's and its engineer have immunity from a lawsuit stemming from the death of a former Minnesota State University football player. The Free Press of Mankato reports 25-year-old Fred Statz collided with a semi-truck at a Waseca intersection in November 2012.
County adds road project
After more than a year of collecting wheelage tax in Faribault County, taxpayers can see some of that transportation tax put to use before the snow flies this year. One of the road projects slated for this summer and fall includes a section of County Road 19 and Faribault County Engineer Mark Daly says he plans to use one source of funding.
Fresh tomatoes make for a killer BLT at these 3 Twin Cities eateries
The premium bacon , heirloom tomatoes and fresh greens are more than enough to impress, but he doesn't stop there, adding a lively sunflower-seed pesto and a spiced-up coulis composed with another summer joy, sweet corn. All atop barley- and molasses-fortified bread, toasted and liberally buttered.