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A harsh winter driving lesson
Minnesota State Patrol public information officer Eric Roesky spoke about the Sleepy Eye accident at a news conference in St.Paul Saturday.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
Accident claims 4 young lives in SE
Four young men, ages 17 to 20, were killed and four others injured Friday night in a two-vehicle crash on an icy Highway 14, west of Sleepy Eye near the intersection of Highway 14 and 280 Avenue.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
St. Cloud Times
4 die in crash near Sleepy Eye
Three teenagers and a 20-year-old man died when the car they were riding in lost control on an icy highway near Sleepy Eye and veered into oncoming traffic, authorities said Saturday.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
3 Frisbee team members killed in Minnesota crash
Neither alcohol or excessive speed appear to be factors in a crash that killed three Minnesota college students, who were members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams, the Minnesota State Patrol said Saturday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Postwar home, no phone: Can you imagine? Walk to town -- and let everyone overhear you?
Writes Coleikama of Roseville: "When my husband grew up on a farm in western Wisconsin, during the early '50s, his family had no telephone.
Northfield students talk to students about responsible online behavior
Through their "Mindfulness Campaign," a group of high school students is spreading the word about being respectful on the Internet.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Memorial service for crash victim James Adams announced
Services will be this week for a St. Paul man who was one of three Carleton College students killed in a car crash near Northfield last week.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Carleton student injured in crash that killed 3 improving
One of the Carleton College students who was hospitalized following Friday's crash that killed three others made improvements Sunday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
National Public Radio
3 Frisbee Team Members Killed In Minnesota Crash
Three college students and members of one of the nation's top Ultimate Frisbee teams were killed when a semitrailer truck slammed into their SUV after it spun into the wrong lane on an icy Minnesota highway.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Bees, Garden Art, Herbs at Rice County Horticulture Day
Spring will be arriving Saturday, March 15, in Rice County when the Rice County Master Gardeners host their annual Horticulture Day, featuring speakers on garden art, herbs and bees.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra Winter Concert March 1-2
The Cannon Valley Regional Orchestra plays Beethoven's "Coriolan Overture" and "Choral Fantasy" along with the "Violin Concerto" of Samuel Barber on Saturday, March 1, 7:00 p.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Elliott column: Senior competes one last time
You don't see Jordan Wojtowicz in the sports pages too often, even though she's a senior captain on the St. Cloud Tech/Cathedral gymnastics team that competed in the state meet Friday night.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Open House for pre-schools in Northfield is coming up
Several Northfield pre-schools will be holding an open house on Thursday, February 27th from 5:00-7:00pm and Saturday, March 1st from 10am- noon.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Twin Cities looking at 'biggest snowfall' yet this winter
By the time the snow stops flying late Friday morning, the NWS said, look for accumulations near 10 inches in the core of the metro and deeper totals in the northeast and southeast suburbs.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Save The Date: April 26 - Earth Day Celebration
Northfield's 4th Earth Day Celebration is scheduled for Saturday, April 26th at Carleton College's Weitz Center.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Military affairs beat: Play lets Minnesota veterans tell their own story
Minnesota is home to more than 381,000 veterans, with 60,000 returning since the Sept.
Finance and Commerce
Minn. ranks 10th in LEED certification
The LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, system is used by the council to evaluate commercial, industrial and residential buildings in areas such as water efficiency, energy performance and indoor air quality.
Field & Stream
Train Your Bird Dog How to Find Sheds
One of the biggest challenges in shed-antler hunting is simply covering enough ground to find the bone.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Wayzata asks voters for $109 million to ease school overcrowding
The district will hold a referendum Feb. 25, asking for $109 million in funding to expand its high school as well as add an elementary school.