Potential Big Nine Conference Expansion

Red Wing and Northfield have officially applied to join the Big Nine Conference with the hope of joining by the 2014-15 school year. The Exe…

Suspects in Boston Marathon Bombings

Boston Police: Suspect in Custody

WATERTOWN, Mass. (AP) — Boston Police say a 19-year-old college student wanted in the Boston Marathon bombings is in custody after a manhunt…

Postal Service

Ricin Letter Scares

Earlier this week, President Obama and a number of Senate officers faced quite the mail scare. The letters addressed to the President and St…


Child Abuse Awareness Events

The Cerro Gordo County Child Abuse Council is hosting events and demonstrations all weekend to help remember those children, and raise aware…

Biology tour

Honors students tour Hormel Institute

Research is being done all of the time that is over many of our heads but for some that may be aspiring to be in the scientific study field …

"Freedom Week"

“Freedom Week” wraps up

Eighth grade students at Ellis Middle School in Austin spent the afternoon learning the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence.


Drunk driver runs into police car

Typically it's the police that are finding the drunk drivers, but in this situation, it was the drunk driver that found the police.