Archive for March, 2014

Work Resumes This Week On The St. Croix Crossing

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Road work is set to resume this week on the St. Croix Crossing, a new four-lane highway bridge over the St. Croix River. Crews will work to reconstruct the 4-mile stretch of Highway 36/95 on the Minnesota side that leads up to the new bridge. Work will take place on the westbound lanes of Highway […]

Bilzzard Conditions In Northwest Minnesota Today

Monday, March 31st, 2014

A combination of heavy snowfall and very strong winds is expected to create blizzard conditions in northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. The National Weather Service expects the snow to begin late Sunday and continue into Monday evening. The snowfall will become especially heavy late Monday morning and into the afternoon hours, with 1 to […]

“Golden Gophers” In The Frozen Four

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Justin Kloos scored twice and Adam Wilcox made 24 saves to help top-seeded Minnesota beat St. Cloud State 4-0 on Sunday in the NCAA West Regional final.

The Gophers (27-6-6) will face North Dakota in the Frozen Four semifinals in Philadelphia on April 10. Boston College will play Union in the other semifinal.

Sawyer Brown Concert Postponed At Grand Casino

Monday, March 31st, 2014

For the first time in more than 25 years, Sawyer Brown has postponed a concert. The show, with Tate Stevens scheduled for this past Saturday at the Grand Casino Mille Lacs Events & Convention Center, was postponed due to an unforeseen medical issue with one of the members of the band, according to the casino. […]

Amery Man Arrested For Operating Vehicle Under The Influence With 6-Year-Old Girl Aboard After Crash

Monday, March 31st, 2014

A 21-year-old Amery, Wis., man has been arrested for operating a vehicle under the influence with a 6-year-old girl in the car after getting in a car crash in Wisconsin on Friday evening. The initial investigation showed Andrew Graski had used marijuana before operating the vehicle, officers said. This is his second offense. The little […]

“Play Ball” It’s Opening day.

Monday, March 31st, 2014

Twins open today in Chicago. 2:40 pre-game and 3:10 1st pitch on WCMP-FM 100.9.

Joe Mauer will be making his first Opening Day start at first base.

Right-hander Ricky Nolasco will start for the Twins. Chris Sale will pitch for Chicago.

In The National League, the Brewers open against the Braves this afternoon at Miller Park. First pitch at 1:10.

University Of Minnesota Releases Women’s Basketball Coach Borton After 12 Seasons

Saturday, March 29th, 2014

The University of Minnesota Women’s Basketball team has relieved Pam Borton of her coaching duties after 12 season with the club, according to the AP. The move came Friday after the Gopher women lost to South Dakota State 70-62 in a third-round NIT game. Borton had failed to reach the NCAA tournament the last five […]