The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the shooting death of a Cold Spring Police Department officer. The Associated Press reports that 31-year old Officer Tom Decker was shot and killed around 11 p.m. Thursday night near Winner’s Bar on Main Street in Cold Spring as Decker and [...]
Archive for November, 2012
Junior High Band and Choir Concert Thursday December 6th 7:30 PM – Elementary Auditorium Senior High Band and Choir Concert Monday December 10th 7:30 PM – Elementary Auditorium Elementary Band and Choir Concert Thursday December 13th 6:30 and 7:30 PM – Elementary Auditorium Third Grade Program Thursday December 20th 7:00 PM Elementary Auditorium
Thursday’s update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that a large portion of Minnesota that had been in a moderate drought is now in a severe drought. Areas of the Northland now in severe drought include most of St. Louis County, the southern half of Koochiching County, and all of Carlton, Pine, Aitkin, and Itasca counties.
A memorial fund has been set up for the families of two Minnesota teenagers fatally shot during an alleged home burglary. The Brainerd Dispatch reports that a fund was set up at Pine Country Bank in Little Falls, Bowlus, Royalton and Rice. The fund is intended to help with funeral costs for the families of [...]
Wolf hunts took place this fall in both Minnesota and Wisconsin, and now it appears that Michigan could follow suit. The Michigan Senate has approved a bill that would designate the gray wolf as a game species, a possible step toward allowing hunters to kill them. The Associated Press reports that State Senators approved the [...]
Duluth Police are looking for a robber who put a motel employee in a bathroom before leaving. The robbery happened at the Best Western Motel, 131 West 2nd Street, just after 9 p.m. Wednesday. Police told WDIO that the robber entered the lobby, showed a handgun, and demanded money from a female employee. The robber [...]