Preston News


01/17/2018 02:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Dayton unveils $1.5 billion public works package 

Requests have been made that state bonding bill money be used to demolish Plaza Hall and Memorial Hall at Rochester Community and Technical College and new buildings be constructed. This photo was made Friday January 15, 2016.


01/14/2018 04:30 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Photos: P-E-M Wrestling Invitational 

IAZ008-009-018-019-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-150600- /O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0005.180115T0900Z-180116T1800Z/ Mitchell-Howard-Floyd-Chickasaw-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Mower- Fillmore- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Charles City, New Hampton, Wabasha, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin, and Preston 308 PM CST Sun Jan 14 2018 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM MONDAY TO NOON CST TUESDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.


01/12/2018 06:53 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota Daybook 

IAZ008-009-018-019-MNZ079-086-087-094-095-121600- /O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-180112T1600Z/ Mitchell-Howard-Floyd-Chickasaw-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Mower- Fillmore- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Charles City, New Hampton, Wabasha, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin, and Preston 317 AM CST Fri Jan 12 2018 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING... * WHAT...Expect wind chills of 20 below to 30 below zero. * WHERE...Portions of northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.


12/29/2017 04:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Inmate found dead in Fillmore County Jail identified 

IAZ008>011-030-MNZ086-087-094>096-WIZ053>055-061-292015- Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Clayton-Dodge-Olmsted-Mower- Fillmore-Houston-Vernon-Crawford-Richland-Grant- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon, Elkader, Dodge Center, Rochester, Austin, Preston, Caledonia, Viroqua, Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville 1150 AM CST Fri Dec 29 2017 ...Slippery Travel This Afternoon... Light snow will continue across portions of southeast Minnesota, northeast Iowa, and far southwest Wisconsin this afternoon. Roads will be slick and snow covered.


12/29/2017 01:13 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Inmate dies in Fillmore County Jail 

Sheriff Tom Kaase said the incident happened about 6:31 p.m. The inmate's identity has not been released. "Lifesaving efforts by Fillmore County staff, the Preston Ambulance, Mayo One staff, and Preston Police were unfortunately unsuccessful," Kaase said in a news release.


12/22/2017 10:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Photos: Andrew Link's 2017 Photos of the Year 

IAZ008>011-018-019-029-030-MNZ079-086>088-094>096-WIZ029-032>034- 041>044-053>055-061-221500- Mitchell-Howard-Winneshiek-Allamakee-Floyd-Chickasaw-Fayette- Clayton-Wabasha-Dodge-Olmsted-Winona-Mower-Fillmore-Houston-Clark- Buffalo-Trempealeau-Jackson-La Crosse-Monroe-Juneau-Adams-Vernon- Crawford-Richland-Grant- Including the cities of Osage, Cresco, Decorah, Waukon, Charles City, New Hampton, Oelwein, Elkader, Wabasha, Dodge Center, Rochester, Winona, Austin, Preston, Caledonia, Neillsville, Alma, Arcadia, Whitehall, Black River Falls, La Crosse, Sparta, Tomah, Mauston, Friendship, Viroqua, Prairie Du Chien, Richland Center, and Platteville 729 AM CST Fri Dec 22 2017 ...Slippery Travel In Spots This Morning... Light snow late last night and early this morning has produced slippery stretches on untreated roads and sidewalks.