Today in History

Today is Sunday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2013. There are 86 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 6, 1927, the era o…


A day of caring

Today is the United Way of Mower County’s annual day of caring. It’s an event where hundreds of people pitch in to lend a helping hand.

AP PHOTOS: Heavy snows hit Great Plains

The weather is so bad in the Great Plains, even plow trucks are getting stuck. Heavy snow, strong rain, hail storms and tornadoes hit the re…