Archive for March, 2013

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report (Audio)

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

Sheriff Dean Roland is heard every Tuesday morning as he gives his weekly summary of events in Burnett County.

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Dayton To Appear In St. Cloud Tuesday, May Comment On Proposed HHR Cuts

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

On Monday, Minnesota’s democratic lawmakers surprised many within the state by laying out a plan to cut millions of dollars in government spending in health and human services, which aides the poor. Governor Mark Dayton is touring the state to push his budget proposal, and may tackle the topic when he makes his next stop [...]

Rural Duluth Woman Dies After Being Struck By Vehicle

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

A St. Louis county one-vehicle accident has killed a pedestrian. On Sunday night, 65-year-old Charlene Kelly, of rural Duluth was struck by a vehicle while walking with her bike in Grand Lake Township in rural Duluth. Kelly passed away at 4:30 a.m. Monday morning. The woman’s husband told WDIO that she suffered from dementia and [...]

Walgreens Pays Out After Wisconsin Inspectors Find Pricing Inaccuracies

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

The Associated Press reports that Walgreens has paid nearly $30,000 to settle claims that it scanned inaccurate prices and didn’t post refund notices at its Wisconsin stores. The Wisconsin state Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says it found 121 inaccurately priced products at 51 Walgreens stores on the first visit during a two-day [...]

Statement Win For The Wild?

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

The Minnesota Wild played a great game on Monday night winning for the first time in Dallas and reclaiming first place in the Northwest Division.

Gophers Fire Tubby Smith

Monday, March 25th, 2013

On Monday, Gophers coach Tubby Smith got the axe, just one day after losing to Florida in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. Despite leading the Gophers to the big dance in three of his first six seasons and helping the team win in the tournament for the first time since 1997, Smith was [...]

MN Democrats Look To Cut Spending From Health Programs

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Democrats in the State Legislature have began proposing cuts of over $150 million from Health & Human services programs, a measure that concerns advocates of the poor.