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Sweati Yeti rescheduled for Feb. 24

Sweati Yeti participants won’t need to wait much longer for the popular event. The event, which was postponed from Winterama due to weather, will be on Sunday, Feb. 24. Registration will be from noon to 1 p.m. with the event starting at 1 p.m. Hot dogs, chips and drinks will be served during registr


Minnesota Weather: Blizzard Warning, Winter Storm Watch Issued

TWIN CITIES, MN — The National Weather Service has issued winter weather watches and blizzard warnings for much of central Minnesota. "This morning we could see some freezing drizzle with a glazing of ice," says the NWS. "Later today we expect a heavy snow to develop across southeast Minnesota and l


Snow removal challenges being met by city

Snow removal in the downtown area was going to be a learning experience after the newly constructed Complete Streets project that was finished last fall. But this winter, one of the snowiest years in recent times, has given city crew many opportunities to learn.


Missing Central Minnesota Mother and Son Found

(Waite Park, MN) A central Minnesota mother and son who have been missing since October have been located. Authorities say 17-year-old Morgan Styke and her 9-month-old son Bobby Spence were found around 3:30 Friday afternoon at a home in Waite Park. Police Chief Dave Bentrud says they are both physi


Duke, the 4-term dog mayor of Minnesota town, goes to 'doggy heaven'

Duke the four-term ceremonial dog mayor of a Minnesota town, went to "doggy heaven" this week, his owner confirmed on Facebook. The Great Pyrenees was 13 years old when he died Thursday. He made national news for being elected the dog mayor of Cormorant Village, Minn., several years ago, during the


Expect Whiteout Conditions Saturday Night In Southeast Minnesota

It was well known that this weekend was going to be ugly in terms of the weather, and for many in Southeast Minnesota, the forecast just got uglier. The National Weather Service has extended a Blizzard Warning to almost all of Southern Minnesota including Preston, Rochester, Owatonna and Albert Lea


Local Peace Poster winners honored

Pictured are the Lowry and Glenwood Lions Club peace poster winners from GHES and MAIS. From left to right: Lucy Randleman, GHES; Jim Gronewold, Glenwood Lions Club president; Lucas Tauber, GHES; Payton Andreas, MAIS; Kendra Wilmes, MAIS; Katie Vold, MAIS; Bruce Larson, Lowry Lions Club president; M


Her husband was not convicted of drugging and raping her — because it is still legal in Minnesota

Jenny Teeson learned that she had been drugged and raped more than a year after the assault took place, when she found videos of it on her computer. She watched in horror as a man forcibly penetrated her motionless body with a sex toy while her toddler son lay sleeping nearby — all documented in a v


Minnesota man admits to strangling estranged girlfriend, raping her teenage relative

ST. PAUL - A Stillwater man admitted in court to strangling his estranged girlfriend in St. Paul last summer and trying to make it look like a drug overdose, then raping the woman’s teenage relative three times.


Minnesota politicians have tried for president before – and failed

Historically, Minnesota politicians who run for president have been kind of like the Minnesota Vikings: They've been all the way to the big game, but the best they've done is finish second.


Minnesota will be one of the states voting on Super Tuesday 2020

2020's presidential primary season will put Minnesota on the national stage, as it's officially part of the Super Tuesday lineup. On Friday, leaders of both parties announced that Minnesota will be joining nine other states on the big day, which is scheduled for Tuesday, March 3, next year.


‘I Don’t Have Any Other Home’: Thousands Of Minnesota Liberians Fear Deportation

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Thousands of Liberians living in Minnesota hope they can convince the government to let them stay in the country. A program that grants Liberian immigrants temporary protected status expires at the end of March.


Ugly Weekend Rochester and All of Southern Minnesota

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - Southern Minnesota is headed into another “active” weather weekend. A winter weather advisory has been issued from Midnight through 9 AM Saturday with forecasters predicting an icy mix of precipitation, including snow, to develop overnight. Untreated surfaces will like


North Dakota woman injured in Minnesota rollover

Osakis, MN (KFGO) - A Cavalier, North Dakota woman was injured in a rollover in Douglas County, Minnesota Wednesday afternoon. Around 4:45 p.m., near Osakis, the state patrol says a car was eastbound on I-94 when the driver lost control, causing the vehicle to roll into the median.


Alexandria's Wendy Kohler Reaches 600 Win Milestone

(Sartell, MN) -- Long-time Alexandria Cardinal Girls' Basketball Coach Wendy Kohler reached the 600 victory mark of her storied career following a 59-37 win Friday evening at Sartell High School.


Snowplow hit by Fargo semi driver

Near Melrose, Minn. (Valley News Live) A snowplow driver is hurt after a semi rear-ended the plow along I-94 in central Minnesota. The Minnesota State Patrol says the plow was assisting the State Patrol with a crash around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon.


Peterson, Emmer assure Minnesota farmers help is on the way

Minnesota farmers on Thursday got a chance to tell two congressmen how increased pressure from low milk prices, tariffs and competition are affecting them. U.S. Reps. Collin Peterson, a Democrat in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District, and Tom Emmer, a Republican in the 6th Congressional District,


Girls Basketball: No. 7 Owl girls lock-in home playoff game

The Section 6A girls basketball tournament is scheduled to get underway with two play-in games Monday, Feb. 25. The first round is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 28, at the higher seed.


Boys basketball: Win 22 comes easy for Osakis

OSAKIS 48 33 - 81 OSAKIS TOTALS - FG - 35-59; Three-point FG - 4-14; FT - 6-14; Assists - 20; Blocks - 1; Rebounds - 20; Steals - 16; Turnovers - 6 OSAKIS - Jacob Backes - 4 points, 1 assist, 3 rebounds, 1 steal; Johnny Lara - 2 points, 1 rebound, 4 steals; Luke Imdieke - 10 points, 2 assists; Kobie


Douglas County Board approves contracts with Miltona, Evansville

The Douglas County Board approved contracts between the Douglas County Sheriff's Office and the cities of Evansville and Miltona for 20 hours of dedicated service per month. The contracts, according to Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen, are long-standing agreements that are brought to the board