Each Friday morning we hear from Star editor Regan Kohler. She has an update on the Braham Community Center, Easter event announcements, and also shares the low down on a recent community meeting about the educational experience being offered to local students.
The Polk County Sheriff’s Offlce is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing Amery man. The Inter County Leader reports that on Wednesday, March 27, 53-year old David H. Melby was reported missing from his rural Amery residence. The paper reports that Melby was last contacted a family member by cell phone on Tuesday [...]
On Thursday, U.S. Sen. Al Franken told a group of more than 60 farmers, ranchers, and farm leaders in Mankato that he will continue to press to enact a five-year Farm Bill as soon as possible.
The Minnesota Vikings will unveil new team uniforms during the 2013 Miller Lite Vikings Draft Party at Mall of America Field on Thursday, April 25. Tickets to the annual event, which begins at 5:00 p.m., are free for children 12 and under and Vikings Season Ticket Owners (one ticket per season ticket), and $10 for [...]
The Pine City Fire Department Relief Association will hold its annual meeting on Tuesday, April 2 at 8:00 p.m. at the Pine City Fire Hall.
After firing Tubby Smith earlier in the week, the University of Minnesota is continuing it’s coaching search for a new face to run the men’s basketball program. We already knew that Shaka Smart wasn’t coming, and now we’ve found out that Fred Hoiberg turned down the Gophers head coaching job as well. Hoiberg has agreed [...]
The Timberwolves weren’t so fortunate last night as they lost at home to the Lakers 120-117. Minnesota was down 12 points at the start of the fourth quarter, but in the final five minutes they employed a hack-a-Dwight strategy that allowed them to get back in the game due to the poor foul shooting of [...]