Archive for May, 2013

Softball: Grantsburg Advances With 6-3 Win Against Chequamegon, 5pm, SAM1057

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

On Tuesday, on SAM1057, the Grantsburg girls softball team made the trip to Park Falls to face Chequamegon. Our Josh Miggler was on the call, as the Pirates held off for a close 6-3 win. Gratnsburg looks to take the next step towards their goal of making State for the sixth time. Grantsburg won a Regional Championship last week, and is just one win away from yet another State berth.

Memorial Day Crash Backs Up Traffic On I-94 In Wisconsin

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

A crash on I-94 in St. Croix County sent two people to the hospital and backed up Memorial Day traffic. WEAU reports that the accident happened a little after 1pm Monday afternoon in the eastbound lanes of the interstate near Baldwin. That’s when a car hit a barrier and then was struck from behind by […]

Body Of Missing 2-Year Old Found Near Elk River

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

The body of a 2-year old girl who disappeared from the a campground in Elk River on Friday night was found Sunday. The Elk River Police Chief told the Associated Press that divers found the body of Daisy Jo Holland on Sunday about 2:30pm, several hundred yards downstream from where she disappeared. There is no […]

Man Dies In Weekend Blaze Near Ely

Tuesday, May 28th, 2013

An Ely man is dead after a house fire broke out on Monday at a home north of town. The blaze was initially reported at 5am Monday at a cabin on Greenstone Lake. Authorities told WDIO that two 49-year-old men were in the house when the fire started, but only one escaped. Once responders were […]

Man Dies After Canoe Capsizes

Monday, May 27th, 2013

A 64-year-old Brainerd man is dead and after a canoe he was in capsized on Gull River Sunday afternoon. According to Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office at 2:12 pm, deputies responded to the report of a capsized canoe and two people in the Gull River. Residents who live near the river heard a cry for […]

TWINS Snap 10-Game Losing Streak

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

The Minnesota Twins snapped their 10 game losing streak on Saturday with a 3-2 win over the Detroit Tigers. The losing streak was the club’s longest streak since dropping 11 in a row from Sept. 9-21, 2011. P.J. Walters, who made his season debut, turned in a quality start and was backed by a three-hit […]

Three Weeks Later, Walker Able To Take Part In Original Governor’s Fishing Opener

Sunday, May 26th, 2013

On Saturday, Governor Scott Walker was finally able to participate in the Governor’s Fishing Opener, after waiting three weeks for all the ice and snow to melt. Originally Walker was scheduled to participate in the annual event on May 4 on Lake Namakagon. Walker had to reschedule the event because of the ice that was […]