A new state law that goes into effect August 1st, 2014 is attempting to help increase work zone safety on Minnesota roadways. Motorists who speed through a work zone (reduced speed limits found on orange signage) will now be fined up to $300 with additional ticket surcharges. The measure was approved by the Legislature this […]
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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.
The Chisago County American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life will be held this Friday, July 25th at the Almelund Threshing Grounds from 5:30a-5:30pm. Come for dinner, fun, games and at dusk, the lighting of thousands of candle lit luminaria honoring those who have survived and in memory of those who lost their battle with cancer. […]
Heat up your summer and come to Franconia Sculpture Park as it hosts it’s annual Community Collaboration Hot Metal Pour on Saturday, August 2nd from 10am-8pm. Get elemental with your arts! This sizzling experience includes both the chance to watch professional sculptors create unique metal art and the opportunity to create a mold that will […]
The Minnesota Vikings have suspended special teams coordinator Mike Priefer following the release of an investigation spurred by ex-punter Chris Kluwe. Priefer will serve a three-game suspension without pay and could reduce it to two games given he attends individualized anti-harassment and sexual orientation sensitivity training. In a January DeadSpin article, Kluwe accused the Vikings […]