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MN Senate Aproves Bill To Protect Women’s Employment Security

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The Minnesota Senate passed a package of workplace protection bills on Wednesday that would require employers to accommodate pregnancies and foster entrepreneurial opportunities.

Autopsy Shows Wisconsin Woman Drowned

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014


Sandstone Wildcat Sanctuary Reaches Agreement

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone has reached an agreement with the Minnesota attorney general’s office to improve its business practices. The sanctuary’s board announced the agreement Tuesday. It comes after an attorney general’s investigation into allegations of misuse of funds at the sanctuary. The Associated Press reports that under the agreement, the sanctuary will hire [...]

Lawmakers Return to Wrap Up Session

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Minnesota lawmakers are back in action after a week away from the Capitol, but their annual session is rapidly winding down. Fewer than four weeks remain before lawmakers must conclude their work. Democratic majorities are hoping to finalize plans for the remaining budget surplus with a mixture of new spending and additional tax relief. They [...]

Boys Baseball: Two Games THIS AFTERNOON!

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Pregame info: This afternoon we have a pair of high school baseball games for you on the Red Rock Radio sports network. First off, at 4:30pm the home opening game of the Pine City Dragons 2014 spring season will air on 1350AM WCMP. The Dragons are set to host the Hinckley-Finlayson Jaguars. Both teams enter with 0-2 records. The Jaguars swept Pine City in two one-run victories last season and have a six game win streak dating back to May of 2010 against Pine City. It’s Pine City vs Hinckley-Finlayson in boys baseball at 4:30pm on 1350AM with Jesse Logan.

[FINAL SCORE: Pine City 6 - 4 Hinckley/Finlayson]

The other game this afternoon is on SAM1057 at 4pm when the Grantsburg Pirates travel to Luck to face the Frederic/Luck Co-op. We had Grantsburg’s boys on SAM last night and watched as they defeated the Siren/Webster Co-op 7-3. Grantsburg has traditionally had a very strong program, and will look to run their record to 2-0 on the season after the win last night. Again, it’s Grantsburg at Frederic/Luck in boys baseball this afternoon at 4pm with Josh Miggler on SAM1057.

[FINAL SCORE: Grantsburg 6 - 5 Luck]

Woman Charged After Two Horses Are Found Dead Tied To Tree

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

A woman has been charged with animal neglect after two horses were found dead, tied to a tree in the woods near Dorset. Police say the horses had been abandoned and appeared to have died of starvation. According to authorities, Minden Crenshaw, 28, of Park Rapids admitted that she owned the horses and had tied [...]

Grandlund’s Goal in O.T. Wins It For The Wild

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

Minnesota Wild forward Mikael Granlund is a man of few words. He let his play do the talking Monday night. Granlund’s highlight-reel goal 5:08 into overtime gave the Wild a 1-0 win against the Colorado Avalanche in Game 3 of their Western Conference First Round series at Xcel Energy Center. Colorado now leads the best-of-7 [...]