Author: Ryan Smith

Immigration Plea

Immigration Plea

(Lincoln, NEB)UTVS- A Nebraska Man has pleaded guilty after providing jobs to illegal immigrants in Nebraska. Antonio De Jesus Castro pleaded guilty to harbor aliens on Tuesday. He was indicted August 8th in one of the raids that targeted Nebraska and Minnesota businesses. The business owners and operators were aware that the employees were in the US illegally. Castro’s sentencing […]

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Explosion in Makato

Explosion in Makato

An explosion in North Mankato has injured two people. The explosion happened at Allstate Peterbilt when employees were working on a garbage truck. The truck started to leak compressed natural gas into the shop. The shop was then evacuated and an explosion happened. One of the men received first and second degree burns and was transported to a St. Paul […]

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PolyMet Mine Permit Approved by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

PolyMet Mine Permit Approved by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

(St. Paul, MN) UTVS – The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has issued a permit to a copper-nickel mine in North Eastern Minnesota. The permit was given to PolyMet Mining Inc. who says they can operate the mine without affecting the lakes near by while adding much needed jobs. The company still needs to receive water and air quality permits from […]

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Assault in Eden Valley

Assault in Eden Valley

(EDEN VALLEY, MN) UTVS – An assault happened at the 34300 block of 617th Avenue in Eden Valley. The son of the victim, Timothy Scholtes, pushed down the victim and held a gun up against his head. Scholtes pulled the trigger but the gun jammed and didn’t fire. Scholtes then fled the scene and was later apprehended by law enforcement. […]

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Kansas Road Rage Incidents in 4 year old being shot.

Kansas Road Rage Incidents in 4 year old being shot.

A road rage incident in Wichita, Kansas has ended in a four year-old boy being shot. The four year-old was one of six children inside a blue SUV. The road rage happened after one of the cars cut off the other, causing the driver of the mustang to start shooting at the SUV. The boy was shot in the stomach […]

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Jewelry Found that Contains Cadmium

Jewelry Found that Contains Cadmium

Adult Jewelry that has been sold in Ross, Nordstrom Rack, and Papaya was found to contain cadmium. Cadmium is a toxic metal that can cause cancer and reproductive harm. The Center for Environmental Health did the test that found the cadmium of the jewelry that was from stores in the San Francisco Bay Area. 31 of the 40 examples contained […]

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Indonesia Earthquake Relief

Indonesia Earthquake Relief

  (Palu, Indonesia) UTVS – Indonesia will receive urgent supplies from Australia. The first shipment will arrive late Thursday night from Darwin, Australia. The plane is transporting clothes, bedding, cooking supplies, tarpaulins, and tools for building. The supplies are coming from a $3.6 million relief commitment that was released on Wednesday. The relief includes around 50 medical professionals.

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