Archive for April, 2014

Gov. Dayton To Give State Of The State

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

Governor Mark Dayton will deliver his State of the State address this evening in St. Paul. Dayton is going before a joint session of the Legislature tonight to give an appraisal of Minnesota. Governors usually give the speech toward the start of the legislative session to lay out their objectives. This speech comes less than […]

Highway 95 Road Closure In Cambridge Postponed

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

POSTPONED Highway 95 road closure in Cambridge postponed The Highway 95 road closure near the Rum River in Cambridge has been postponed. The closure and short detour were originally scheduled to begin Monday, April 28. The new closure and detour dates will be announced as details become available. Recreational river travelers are reminded that the […]

Pine County Relay For Life Scheduled For August 16th (Audio)

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Pine County Relay for Life Saturday, August 16th from 2PM-2AM Theme : Rock n Hope We will have DJ, Karaoke, music trivia, and live music also… dunk tank, ring the bell, and concessions Form a team or join a team or just show up to walk a couple laps and support the cause Donations from […]

Burnett County Sheriff’s Report

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Burnett County Sheriff Dean Roland gave us his weekly report this morning and also commented on the Wisconsin fishing opener this weekend and safe driving on water logged roadways.

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Wind Blown Mille Lacs Lake Ice Damages Homes

Monday, April 28th, 2014

High winds Sunday caused ice to  block  part of Highway 169 in Crow Wing County and damaged some Mille Lacs Lake homes. The wall of ice, pushed by 30 mph winds, took out the deck poles to one home and plunged through the side, creating a hole 6 feet in diameter. Another homeowner was using […]

Three Injured In Carlton County Rollover

Monday, April 28th, 2014

Three people, including one child, were injured in a rollover in Carlton County on Sunday. The Minnesota State Patrol said a Dodge Ram was headed north on an icy Interstate 35 at Highway 210 when it rolled over into the median at about 9:30 a.m. Some bystanders stopped to help, when another vehicle rolled over […]

Wis. DNR Warns Anglers Of Icy Northern Lakes

Sunday, April 27th, 2014

This year’s fishing opener will see a common disruption on northern Wisconsin lakes, according to the DNR. In an interview with Wisconsin Public Radio, DNR Fisheries Manager Bob Hujik says that nearly 15 inches of solid ice can still be found on lakes in the Hayward area and further north into Douglas County. The Chequamegon […]