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WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: Study ranks UW-Madison as the second in "party schools"
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Eleven people shot in a violent weekend in Milwaukee
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: Officials searching for missing NDSU student from Sartell
Motorcycle accident kills one, injures another in Maiden Rock Township
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUND-UP: Sprint-car driver killed in accident in Beaver Dam
crime and courts
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Saints defeat Minnesota 20-9
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Detroit hands Packers second straight road loss
PC volleyball team takes third in ECIL quad
Punky Manor Challenge of Champions takes place at Red Cedar Speedway
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUND-UP: Rain delay doesn't stop Gophers in 24-7 win
Spring Valley Homecoming 2014
Prescott Homecoming Thursday Night
Consider quitting smoking, changes for World Heart Day
'Old Cow' writes one last time
'Old Cow' writes one last time
arts and entertainment
Delores H. Dietzler, 89
Jean Stewart, 100
Shirley Busch, 84
Bernadine Menter, 84
Ina S. Murray, 87
VILLAGE OF ELLSWORTH: 9/23/14 Finance Committee Meeting
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MGT: 10/1/14 Hearing - Reuvers Permit (Nursery)
PIERCE COUNTY ADRC: 9/24/14 Board Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 9/18/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
NOTICE OF HEARING: 10/2/14, St. Croix Co. Case 14TP12
Cow Belle: Drawn by the Word
Old Cowbelle: Request for prayers
July 29, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Ventura wins defamation lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- Former Governor Jesse Ventura has won his defamation lawsuit against the estate of slain "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle. After nearly a week of deliberations, a jury awarded Ventura $1.8 million for defamation and damages. However, today's verdict was not...
July 29, 2014 - 4:21pm
July 26, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: I-35 accident in Roseville brings traffic to standstill
ROSEVILLE - Interstate 35-W in Roseville was brought to a standstill after a multi-vehicle crash during yesterday morning's rush hour. Minnesota State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says one person was injured in the fiery crash involving two trucks and a Metro Mobility bus....
July 26, 2014 - 7:52am
July 23, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Globe University School Of Business dispute AG's allegations in lawsuit
MINNEAPOLIS -- Globe University and Minnesota School of Business dispute allegations in a lawsuit by the Minnesota attorney general that they deceived students. The suit alleges students are not told their credits will not transfer to state colleges and universities, something...
July 23, 2014 - 7:50pm
July 22, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Baby girl seriously injured in Rochester cash
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Rochester police continue investigating Sunday's three-vehicle crash that seriously injured a baby girl. The one-month-old was unresponsive when an officer arrived just moments after the wreck. A police spokesperson says paramedics were able to revive Annabella...
July 22, 2014 - 4:25pm
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Heat, humidity wave should break today
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- Minnesotans might get a break from the heat as temperatures are expected to drop today. Monday saw temps above 90-degrees including a heat index in the triple digits. An excessive heat warning was issued by the National Weather Service throughout most of...
July 22, 2014 - 9:26am
July 19, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Groundbreaking for new Winona bridge
WINONA, Minn. - Officials broke ground for a new Highway 43 bridge over the Mississippi River at Winona Friday. But the existing bridge will not be torn down. MnDOT's Mike Dougherty says the new bridge will be built next to the current one, and then that structure -- built in...
July 19, 2014 - 8:11am
July 16, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Driver killed in Swift County chain reaction crash
DE GRAFF, Minn. -- A chain reaction crash killed a driver last night on Highway 12 in western Minnesota's Swift County. The State Patrol says the victim's vehicle was making a left turn off Highway 12 near De Graff when it was rear-ended by a car driven by 37-year-old Thomas...
July 16, 2014 - 3:31pm
July 15, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Two persons rescued from Otter Tail River
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- Two people were taken to the hospital in Fergus Falls after the pickup they were in left I-94 on the west side of Fergus Falls and landed in the Otter Tail River. It happened at around noon Monday. The driver and a passenger were not seriously hurt. Firefighters...
July 15, 2014 - 3:00pm
July 12, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Fergus Falls man pleads not guilty in nephew's murder
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A Fergus Falls man has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder in the drug-related killing of his nephew. Sixty-five-year-old Michael Allen Burris is charged in the May 2012 shooting death of Scott Burris from Ottertail. His defense attorneys say...
July 12, 2014 - 8:21am
July 10, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Congressional delegation urges President Obama issue disaster declaration
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Minnesota's congressional delegation is urging President Obama to issue a major disaster declaration for the state. Governor Dayton formerly requested federal assistance Wednesday to help the state recover from significant storm and flood damage. Minnesota's...
July 10, 2014 - 6:11pm
July 9, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: FEMA crews survey flood damage
FEMA crews and state officials are surveyed flood damage today in Sibley, Steele, Martin, Hennepin, Carver and Scott counties. The Hennepin County Board reported Tuesday that damages are estimated at nearly $15-million dollars. Emergency management officials in Carver County...
July 9, 2014 - 4:28pm
July 8, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Dry days last week help farmers catch-up with crops
ST. PAUL - Minnesota farmers had 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork last week, the most in nearly a month, according to the USDA's Weekly Crop Report. Drier field conditions allowed many farmers to catch-up with herbicide and fertilizer spraying. Nearly all of Minnesota's corn...
July 8, 2014 - 8:27am
July 4, 2014
Family offering reward in Hastings murder case
HASTINGS -- The family of a Hastings man murdered last month is offering a five-thousand-dollar reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction. Thirty-four-year-old Jason Reuter was shot to death June 22nd in his front yard. Mike Reuter is coping with the loss...
July 4, 2014 - 8:58am
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Rochester police investigating suspicious death
ROCHESTER, Minn. - Rochester police are investigating what they term the suspicious death of a man found unresponsive at a park Monday morning. 54-year-old Roger Ingalls died later that day at the hospital and the medical examiner determined it might not have been of natural causes....
July 4, 2014 - 8:39am
July 2, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Target bans guns in premises
MINNEAPOLIS -- Target Corporation is asking customers to leave their guns at home -- even in places where the law allows concealed carry. A statement released by company officials acknowledges the issue is complicated, but says it boils down to a simple belief that "bringing...
July 2, 2014 - 6:42pm