Archive for September, 2013

Jackson Fire Department Chili Cookoff Coming Oct. 12

Thursday, September 26th, 2013

The town of Jackson’s Volunteer Fire Department’s 11th  Annual Chili Cookoff & Sportsman’s Raffle is coming up on Saturday Oct 12, 2013 from 6pm to 9pm at the Jackson Fire Hall. Chili Awards and Sportsmans’ Raffle at 8pm.  (Intersections of Burnett County Roads A and C, approximately 10 miles northeast of Webster) $5 Donation for […]

Old Highway 61Project Officially Launching At Film Fest

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

A formal “launch” of the Old Highway 61 effort to the public will take place at the Pine Technical College Auditorium from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 4, 2013 in conjunction with the 3rd Annual Highway 61 Film Festival in Pine City, we learned in a press release.  Cathy Wurzer, Host/Anchor of “Morning […]

US Sen. Franken Comments On Privacy Concerns, Sen. Ted Cruz’ Speech (Audio)

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

US Sen. Al Franken called in on Wednesday morning to talk about privacy concerns as they pertain to facebook and the new iPhone. News Director Jesse Logan also asked him about the overnight filibuster style speech by Sen. Ted Cruz, the funding of the Federal Government and the Affordable Care Act.

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River Falls Home Where Father Killed Girls Now Dismantled

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

A western Wisconsin house where a father murdered his three young daughters has now been dismantled. The Associated Press confirms that crews have finished taking down the River Falls home where prosecutors say Aaron Schaffhausen killed 11-year-old Amara, 8-year-old Sophie and 5-year-old Cecilia to get back at his ex-wife. Schaffhausen was sentenced in July to […]

Commissioner Ludwig Sworn In As Commissioner In Pine County Dist. 5

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

On September 24, Matt Ludwig, Commissioner-elect for District 5 was sworn in by the Pine County Auditor. The District 5 vacancy is now filled. Commissioner Ludwig will attend his first board meeting on October 1. Ludwig won the special election last Tuesday, Sept. 17 with 67 percent of the vote, defeating Randy Christensen, who garnered […]

Elderly Man Killed In Blaine Crash

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

An 80-year-old man is dead after a crash involving three vehicles including a Metro Transit bus in Blaine. The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office told KSTP that the crash occurred in the area of Highway 65 and 89th Avenue Northeast at 5:38 p.m. Monday evening. The 80-year old man was driving a vehicle that reportedly rear […]

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report (Audio)

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Burnett County Sheriff Dean Roland was back on with our Mike Hughes to give his weekly report.

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