Air China profit rises on yuan gains

HONG KONG (AP) — State-owned Air China’s half-year profit rose 10 percent as foreign currency gains more than made up for declining passenge…

Panthers look to prowl back

The NRHEG football had its first losing season since 2005 last year and are now looking to erase the sour taste from their mouths.

Argentines sweep world tango competition

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Argentine couples retained their dominance of the world’s top tango dancing competition as the annual festiva…

Today in History

Today is Wednesday, Aug. 28, the 240th day of 2013. There are 125 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 28, 1963, m…

Sen. Klobuchar stops in Rochester

She began the day by touring EcoLab in Eagan before checking out the Malt-O-Meal facility in Northfield. The final stop of her tour took pla…

Lourdes High School starts off new

It is a new school year for many students, but for those at an area high school, they are kicking things off in a new school building.

WS Live grand opening

Its ribbon cutting day for one area business, and their happy to announce more jobs will be open.

Governor Branstad stops in Hampton

It’s a time to meet the state’s leaders face to face, but this community gathering is also a time for North Iowans to share their thoughts a…