Local News Archive

Cambridge’s Michael Gunderson Wins This Year’s John Deere D110 Tractor Giveaway

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Michael Gunderson of Cambridge has won this year’s John Deere D110 Tractor giveaway, sponsored by WCMP and Isanti County Equipment. Mike entered the drawing at the Isanti County Fair back in July and was among hundreds who also signed up at the Pine, Kanabec and Chisago fairs.

HS Sports Fall Broadcast Schedule

Friday, August 15th, 2014

The high school sports season is right around the corner as we gear up for fall football and volleyball. We cover your favorite local teams from both Minnesota and Wisconsin. Check out the full schedule!

Burnett Co. Hunting & Fishing Report w/ Big Mike

Friday, August 15th, 2014

WCMP spoke with Burnett Co. Hunting & Fishing expert Mike Henrickson on Friday to discuss area angling conditions and new specials available at big Mike’s Outdoor Sports Shop in Siren. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Danbury Lions Host 14th Annual “Oktoberfest” At Downtown Ballpark In Danbury

Friday, August 15th, 2014

The Danbury Area Lions Club is hosting their 14th annual “Oktoberfest” event, this Saturday, August 16th from 1-9pm at the ballpark in downtown Danbury. Come enjoy your favorite German bier, bratwurst, pork, sauerkraut, wieners and Gemütlichkeit as the Edelweiss Schuhplatter dancers perform along with the Riverside Cloggers from Taylor’s Falls. Musical performances include Dan Zimmer [...]

Pine County Sheriff Report

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

Ex-Finlayson Cult Leader Barnard Spotted In Western Washington

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

The cult leader of the disbanded “River Road Fellowship” that was once based in Finlayson, Victor Barnard, has been spotted in western Washington state, according to the Washington State Patrol. The 52-year-old Barnard has been on the run from law enforcement officials for months after a warrant was issued for his arrest on April 11th [...]

2014 Primary Election Results: Pine, Chisago, Isanti, Kanabec, Mille Lacs

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Minnesotans took to the polls Tuesday for the state’s primary election. Here are some of the results from local races.