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Brother, sister killed when plane crashes in Ashland County

Oct. 25, 2021 14:43 PM EDT

MARENGO, Wis. (AP) — Two people who died when their small plane crashed into a house in a tiny, northern Wisconsin town were a brother and sister known to the homeowners, who escaped injury. The single-engine plane went down Saturday afternoon in the Ashland County...

Small plane crashes into Wisconsin home, kills 2 onboard

Oct. 24, 2021 12:00 PM EDT

MARENGO, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say two people died when a single-engine plane crashed into a home in northeastern Wisconsin. The Ashland County Sheriff's Office received numerous 911 calls about 2:40 p.m. Saturday with reports of the crash in the town of Marengo,...

Wednesday's Scores

Oct. 21, 2021 05:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 26, Minneapolis Edison 14 Ada-Borup 47, Red Lake County 20 Aitkin 54, Hibbing 20 Albany 40, Zimmerman 8 Alexandria 35, St. Cloud Tech 6 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada-Borup 34, Underwood 0 Albany 28, Foley 14 Andover 49, Monticello 14 Annandale 35, Princeton 17 Barnesville 42, Staples-Motley 7 Becker 23, St. Cloud...

Walz promises COVID testing expansion, vaccine incentives

Oct. 14, 2021 18:45 PM EDT

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Tim Walz says his administration will soon announce expanded COVID-19 testing options and launch new incentives to get teenagers vaccinated. Minnesota Public Radio reported Walz made the remarks Thursday morning while...

Minnesota HS football coach resigns amid investigation

Oct. 12, 2021 10:58 AM EDT

PROCTOR, Minn. (AP) — The football coach at a Minnesota high school has resigned amid a police investigation into player misconduct on his team. The Minneapolis Star Tribune reported that Derek Parendo resigned from his coaching and teaching jobs...

Avoiding extremes, some move to Duluth for its safe climate

Oct. 11, 2021 01:03 AM EDT

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Duluth native Karen Pagel Guerndt remembers when she first heard that her hometown had been singled out as an ideal location for people seeking refuge from the growing consequences of a warming world. It was January. And it was 20 degrees below zero. ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 09, 2021 01:02 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 59, Minneapolis Roosevelt 6 Adrian 36, Wabasso 12 Albany 16, St. Cloud Cathedral 14 Alexandria 43, Sartell-St. Stephen 22 Andover 49, Coon Rapids 13 ...

County deputy involved in 3rd deadly-force shooting

Oct. 02, 2021 12:41 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating a shooting that involved a St. Louis County sheriff’s deputy in Duluth. The shooting early Tuesday morning left Jesse Ferrari, 29, with noncritical injuries. Deputy Jason Kuhnly shot...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 02, 2021 00:55 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Ada-Borup/Norman County West 12, Polk County West 7 Aitkin 46, Duluth Denfeld 0 Albany 52, Princeton 37 Andover 24, Buffalo 18 Annandale 29, Watertown-Mayer 13 ...