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UPDATE: No injuries in two-car collision Thursday afternoon
Bringing broadband to rural area a challenge
Athletic association official charged with stealing more than $113,000
WISCONSIN NEWS ROUNDUP: State had another record cranberry crop in 2013
CRIME AND COURT ROUNDUP: Milwaukee police arrests man who got into a gunfight while driving a van with seven children
crime and courts
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers pound Mets, now lead by three games
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Former Twin Knoblauch accused of assaulting his wife
Ellsworth Legion plays in finals of Gopher State League tourney
MINNESOTA SPORTS ROUNDUP: Twins win rubber game of series against Cleveland
WISCONSIN SPORTS ROUNDUP: Brewers' lead back up to 2.5 games
Eye Mobile to provide vision screening at the Fair
Pepin County Fair this weekend in Arkansaw
Vacation Bible School next week at Prairie View
Supercross racing coming here next Friday
Fun's not alien to UFO Days this weekend
arts and entertainment
Joan M. Grizzle, 60
Duane Hillstead, 73
Susan L. Myers, 68
Charles Ford, Sr., 86
William L. Stoetzel, 70
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/17/14 Highway Committee Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY: 7/22/14 Board Meeting Agenda
FORECLOSURE: Key Comm. Bank v. Ronald J. Brokhausen; Case No. 13-CV-228
ELLSWORTH FIRE ASSOC.: 7/17/14 Meeting Agenda
PIERCE COUNTY LAND MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE: 7/16/14 REVISED Meeting Agenda
Old Cowbelle: I am rich!
Old Cowbelle: The Future of Churches
Old Cow Belle: Old Lady Entertainment?
Old Cowbelle: Missed opportunities
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
July 1, 2014
MINNESOTA NEWS ROUND-UP: Murder suspect arrested in St. Paul, going back to North Dakota
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Police in Grand Forks expect a suspect in last Tuesday's shooting death of a 24-year-old man to be brought back to the city later this week. Twenty-nine-year-old Delvin Shaw was arrested on North Dakota warrants over the weekend in St. Paul. Authorities...
July 1, 2014 - 4:21pm
June 30, 2014
Oregon authorities investigating missing person as one of the victims hidden in suitcase
COTTAGRE GROVE, Ore. - Authorities in the state of Oregon are trying to determine if one of their missing persons was the second victim found hidden in a pair of suitcases near Lake Geneva. KEZI-TV of Eugene, Oregon said police in nearby Cottage Grove are trying to determine if...
June 30, 2014 - 2:47pm