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Does Anyone Else Dread Having To Use This Thing?

"Buy a house," they said. "It's not THAT much work." Since buying our house I have repaired the water heater, the furnance, the oven, the dishwasher, both sinks... it just goes on and on and on. It can be frustrating- especially if you are basically an idiot like I am- but it is also rewarding to fix something you had no business working on and saving that dough.
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What’s Going on With Adele’s Las Vegas Residency?

Earlier this year, Adele postponed her Las Vegas residency with a teary-eyed video the day before it was supposed to begin. More than five months later, fans are still wondering if the dates will ever be rescheduled. The "Hello" hit-maker listed the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic as the chief reason for...
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Rox Earn 20th Win in Blowout of Loggers

The St. Cloud Rox improved to 20-6 after a 10-2 win over the La Crosse Loggers Monday night at Joe Faber Field. The Rox scored 4 1st innings runs, 2 in the 3rd inning and 4 more in the 7th. Brice Mathews went 2-4 with a home run, 3 runs scored and 2 RBIs and Dawson Martin went 1-4 with 2 RBIs.

A Few Slight Chances for Storms this Week

UNDATED -- Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are possible Tuesday afternoon across far eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Damaging winds and severe hail are the primary threats. Isolated severe thunderstorms are possible again both Wednesday evening into the night and again Thursday afternoon.

Sartell Approves Adding 16 Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

SARTELL -- Owners of electric vehicles will soon be able to charge them in Sartell. During Monday’s city council meeting, the council approved an agreement with Carbon Solutions Group to add multiple Electric Vehicle Charging Stations on city property. Finance Director Rob Voshell says CSG plans to install and...

Man Dies in Horse-and-Buggy Accident

St. CLOUD -- A horse-and-buggy crash killed an Isanti man Sunday afternoon. St. Cloud police were sent to the Municipal Athletic Complex on reports of a man injured by horses. Officials say a 44-year-old man brought a team of Clydesdales and a carriage to a special event at the MAC, intending to offer rides.

Children Are Getting Help With Food Costs

ST PAUL -- Families with young children may be getting extra help with food costs. The Minnesota Department of Human Services is preparing to send families Pandemic-EBT food benefits of $30 per child per month for all children who were eligible from September to December 2021. To qualify, the child...

Waite Park Honored for Amphitheater Project

WAITE PARK -- Waite Park was recently recognized for their newest outdoor entertainment venue - The Ledge Amphitheater. The League of Minnesota Cities announced Friday that Waite Park, Pine City, Forest Lake and Burnsville are the receipts of the 2022 City of Excellence Awards. The Awards recognize cities for outstanding programs or projects.

St. Joseph Considering Expanding 2 Hour Parking Limit

ST. JOSEPH -- St. Joseph is considering expanding its two-hour parking limit to more of the downtown. Right now they have a two-hour limit on one street, Minnesota Street from 2nd Avenue Northwest to 1st Street Southeast. Tuesday night during a work session the St. Joseph City Council will begin...

Lorde Just Switched Her Look Up Big Time With a New Blonde Hairstyle (PHOTOS)

Lorde debuted a new hairstyle when she took the stage to perform at Glastonbury Festival over the weekend. The "Solar Power" hit-maker has been a brunette for most of her time in the public eye. However, she showed off a new blonde look and soft curls while performing on the Pyramid Stage at the festival. She paired the warm-toned blonde with a lilac leotard that she wore over red tights. Lorde accessorized with several necklaces and tied a silk red string on one of her wrists as a bracelet.

District 742 Welcomes New Superintendent

ST. CLOUD -- District 742 welcomes a new superintendent later this week. Dr. Laurie Putnam becomes the new Superintendent of District 742 on July 1st. While she’s been the Assistant Superintendent for years, the promotion comes with a new set of responsibilities. My first goal right now is to...

Random Act of Kindness Helps Flood Relief Efforts in Randall

Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen shared a tremendous feel-good story over the weekend from Randall. Thursday night (June 23rd) brought over a foot of rain to the Randall area and left roadways flooded into Monday morning on some parts of Hwy 10. It also left most of the businesses in the town closed Friday and into the weekend.

Dairy Farmers Make Their Case in Congress

WASHINGTON D.C. -- The dairy industry is taking their case to congress. As part of the Farm Bill discussions, University of Minnesota Extension Dairy Economist Marin Bozic spoke to the U.S. House Agriculture Committee. He explained the problems local dairy farms have switching to a different processor. Today it is...