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January 24, 2018
Beyond a game, the Super Bowl offers fans a 10-day festival
Football fans and the merely curious will watch the Sunday, Feb. 4 Super Bowl from Minneapolis, but most will have no idea that the game is...
January 24, 2018 - 11:02am
November 27, 2017
Free flowing: County Road 75 open on Grey Cloud Island
Water and traffic are both flowing again on Grey Cloud Island. The new bridge on County Highway 75 opened to vehicular traffic Oct. 30, but some...
November 27, 2017 - 8:45am
November 26, 2017
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
ST. PAUL — The story is that greater Minnesota loses population because there are not enough jobs. However, many greater Minnesota communities...
November 26, 2017 - 11:22am
November 23, 2017
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
NEWPORT, Minn. — An unusual culprit is being blamed for wreaking havoc this fall. The city-owned properties between Cedar Lane and the Mississippi...
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 22, 2017
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., faces new allegations of sexual assault after two unnamed women have come forward accusing Franken of grabbing...
November 22, 2017 - 8:44pm
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
Sandra and Jim Herkenratt looked forward to having neighbors. For 38 years, the couple's home in Nininger township faced only an expansive farm...
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year ST. PAUL—Minnesota firearms hunters registered 161,057 deer through the third weekend of deer season, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Preliminary results through the third weekend show that the number...
November 22, 2017 - 10:47am
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
It was something that Melissa Kirchhof had read about in the news, but she never thought it would happen to her family. Her 6-year-old son was...
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
November 21, 2017
Minn. roundup: Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced ST. PAUL—A former Pine County cult leader who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting...
November 21, 2017 - 9:30am
November 19, 2017
New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event
The organizers of a local 5K are not thankful another race has been scheduled in Cottage Grove two days after their Turkey Day event. Since 2010,...
November 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
3 Florida men convicted of credit card skimming in Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS — Three Florida men have pleaded guilty to charges stemming from...
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
November 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Deer harvest up 10 percent; Suspect charged in Mall of America knife attack
ST. PAUL—Minnesota firearms hunters registered 145,054 deer through the second weekend of deer season as more corn was out of the fields, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Preliminary results through the second weekend show that the number of deer registered...
November 15, 2017 - 10:00am
November 14, 2017
Minn. roundup: Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated'; more state news stories
Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated' BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - The stabbing at Macy's in the Mall of America on Sunday night was an isolated...
November 14, 2017 - 9:06am
November 13, 2017
Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety
River Falls and other firefighters and emergency responders were sent to the scene of a structure fire near N7521 Highway 65, in the town of...
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm
Cottage Grove's 2018 construction prepares for new housing
The city is looking into its major construction projects for 2018 through 2022, while also making room for the possible HERO Center construction....
November 13, 2017 - 8:45am