Category: State/Region

Wetterling 21 Year Anniversary

Wetterling 21 Year Anniversary

St. Joseph  —  Tonight will mark 11 years since the abduction of 11-year-old Jacob Wetterling. New attention was brought to the case of the missing boy this past summer when police executed a search warrant on a property near where he was taken. Jacob was abducted at gunpoint as he, his brother and his friend were biking home from a […]

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Bachmann/Clark Debate

Bachmann/Clark Debate

Two sixth congressional district candidates will debate at 12:30 p.m. this Tuesday at the St. Cloud Civic Center. With Election Day less than two weeks away, Michele Bachmann and Tarryl Clark will try and gain as many votes as possible while discussing their political platforms. Congresswoman Bachmann is currently leading in the polls with a ten percent lead over her opponent Clark.

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Biber Receives 18-Years

Biber Receives 18-Years

A Twins Cities attorney was sentenced to 18-years on Wednesday after pleading guilty to having sex with a 15-year old boy. Aaron Biber. 47, pleaded guilty to one count of first degree criminal sexual conduct on July 20th. Biber will spend 12 years in prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release. He will only complete the last 6 years […]

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DNR to Hold a Land Sale

DNR to Hold a Land Sale

St. Paul  —   DNR will be hosting a land sale on October 21 at the DNR Central Office at 500 Lafayette Road North in St. Paul. Several acers of public land will be auctioned off to the highest bidder. Every year the DNR offers small amounts of state-owned land for public auction. Provided that the bidder can meet some simple […]

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DNC travels back to Minnesota

DNC travels back to Minnesota

 Chairman Tim Kaine of the Democratic National Commitee is making his way back to the state of Minnesota. His goal is to get people to come-out and vote. Kaine plans to be around the University of Minnesota area and a public employee union headquarters. It has been a month since Kaine has been in Minnesota. Minneapolis is in the running […]

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Teacher Training Sessions

People interested in becoming teachers, but don’t have the full credentials are in luck. There are two chances for individuals to attend a two-day program that will help prepare them to apply and become certified short call substitute teachers. Resource Training and Solutions will be coordinating the session starting Thursday November 4th and Friday November 5th and also Monday February […]

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Minneapolis apartment fire causes people to jump from building

Today residents jumped from a burning apartment building in Minneapolis and tossed young children to safety. One resident, Chilo Alvaredo, says he helped his Sister-In-Law’s children after she suffered a leg injury when she jumped from the building. One of the tenents caught three children who escaped from a third floor window. Authorities say the fire possibly started in a hallway […]

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Charter schools offer new options for students

Charter schools offer new options for students

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Source: University of MN

Dalai Lama to visit Minnesota next year

The Dalai Lama plans to return to the Twin Cities next year. He will be visiting the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota for a special event. The theme for the visit will be “One Heart, One Mind, One Universe.” The Minnesota visit will feature three planned events which are the Medicine Buddha Empowerment, Peace through […]

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