Kiester News


05/16/2018 11:56 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Man arrested for DWI after being rear-ended by train Wednesday, May 16 

Kiester, MN - Authorities in southern Minnesota say a man was arrested for DUI over the weekend after he was rear-end by a train while driving on railroad tracks. The Faribault County Sheriff's Office said the collision happened around 4 a.m. Sunday in Kiester, which is about two miles north of the Iowa border.


03/06/2018 09:03 AM  ~~~Source~~~
MN newborns now screened for genetic spinal disease 

Nine-year-old Zachary Forcier of Stillwater was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy when he was 21 months old. "We were told that he might not live into adulthood.


01/27/2018 02:37 AM  ~~~Source~~~
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Two people suffered non-life threatening injuries in an accident that occurred at 7:43 a.m. Friday along Highway 22, east of County Road 18, in Faribault County. Alexander P. Robertson, 25, of Kiester was driving a 2005 Dodge Caravan west on Highway 22 when he lost control.