Category: Local

Carlton County Crash

Two women died in a single vehicle car crash on Highway 23 in Carlton County, Tuesday evening … The crash happened when the driver went into the shoulder, oversteered to correct and rolled the vehicle into a tree…  The two Victims were 35 year old Angela Severson and 36 year old Jennifer Bokusky… 

Read more ›
Summer learning is crucial after interrupted school year, experts say

Summer learning is crucial after interrupted school year, experts say

Many students in the U.S. could be looking at summer school this year because of the interrupted learning during the pandemic. Even if school is the last place children want to be in the summer, parents are hoping for summer learning to help their kids stay on track. Experts say because of the interrupted study, it is crucial to have […]

Read more ›
New rules for high school sports

New rules for high school sports

The Minnesota State High School League has recently announced some new rules and regulations involving high school sports games and tournaments. The new rules state that at most upcoming tournaments, spectator capacity will be 250 people. The League Executive Director hopes that at least one or two family members of the athletes participating will be able to watch in-person. The […]

Read more ›
MSHSL Logo

High school volleyball and football starts practices

Last week, the Minnesota State High School League voted in favor of reinstating both the fall football and volleyball seasons. Teams can officially start practicing today as long as there are safety precautions in place. Football will soon be starting with a likely six game season while volleyball may have up to fourteen possible matches. The first competitive games for […]

Read more ›
St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

St. Cloud Rox Hopeful to Start Season Mid-Summer

The St. Cloud Rox baseball season is a tradition across the Greater Granite City Area. What is usually dubbed “Your Nine Inning Vacation” has been delayed due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Rox who are a member club of the Northwoods League have been a St. Cloud staple since Vice President and Co-Owner Scott Schreiner purchased the club in 2012. […]

Read more ›
MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

MSHSL Cancels Sports and Events for Remainder of Academic Year

In alignment with Minnesota Governor Tim Walz decision to extend the remainder of the 2019-2020 Academic Year in Minnesota schools to fully online, the Minnesota State High School League (MSHSL) closely followed suit. The cancellation will effect all winter, spring, and summer sports and activities that would have had games/events before the COVID-19 Pandemic started. In a press release received […]

Read more ›
St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

St. John’s Football Alumni Drafted by Jacksonville Jaguars

With the lack of live sporting events due to the global pandemic the NFL Draft came as an oasis in the middle of a desert to sporting fans around the world. But for some in Central Minnesota the Draft hit a little closer to home with a St. John’s Player being selected into the pros. Offensive Linemen Ben Bartch was […]

Read more ›
 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

 Trivia Competition Brings Much Needed Morale to Central Minnesota and Beyond

For 40 years St. Cloud’s Community Radio Station KVSC has brought a much needed break to the freezing weather in the depths of February. Starting in 1980 as a way to end cabin fever in the dorms, KVSC’s Trivia Weekend’s popularity spread like wildfire across Central Minnesota and beyond. The Annual Trivia Competition comprised of 50 hours of non-stop questions […]

Read more ›
Hill-Murray School Honors Seniors With Yard Signs

Hill-Murray School Honors Seniors With Yard Signs

Schools across the nation have been shut down due to the Coronavirus outbreak, leaving students of all ages uneasy. Although all students are feeling as though their school year has been cut short, hearts have been going out to those that don’t get to walk with their classmates for graduation: high school and college seniors. Hill-Murray School’s faculty worked hard […]

Read more ›
SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

SCSU Men’s Hockey Releases 2020-2021 Schedule

On Wednesday the St. Cloud State University Men’s Hockey team released its schedule for the 2020-2021 season. The season will feature games versus nine teams who ended their 2019-2020 campaigns ranked in the United States College Hockey Organization’s Top 20 Poll. Some of these names are familiar in conference foes like the North Dakota Fighting Hawks, the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs, […]

Read more ›