The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Saturday, April 20, 2013. Showers and thunderstorms ended for the East Coast early on Saturday, while m…

Austin Bruins Puck

Bruins Win Game 3, Take 2-1 Series Lead

For the second straight game in their divisional round playoff series, Austin and Minot needed an extra session to decide the winner. On Fri…

Road Repair

Contracts awarded for construction

The Freeborn County Commissioners are awarding more than eight million dollars in contracts for road and bridge projects.


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…