You are browsing the archive for breakingnews.

Child vandals damage Round Lake Cemetery

July 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

Families of loved ones buried in the Round Lake Cemetery were cleaning up the damage Tuesday morning left after three children vandalized cemetery plots there early Monday evening.

Amid broken vases, busted luminaries and shattered statues, people…continue reading on

Tim Johnson hospitalized in Sioux Falls

August 9, 2010 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., was admitted to Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls on Sunday with a possible reaction to an antibiotic with a fever.
Johnson is stable and doing well, according to his staff, which released the information Monday afternoon. Doctors will keep him in for observation, according to the news release. Continue Reading

Muslim groups ask Pawlenty to withdraw mosque comments, calling them ‘unpatriotic’

August 9, 2010 in West Central Tribune

MINNEAPOLIS Several Muslim groups are asking Gov. Tim Pawlenty to withdraw comments opposing the building of a mosque near ground zero. Continue Reading

Profile photo of INFORUM


NDSU makes changes to internal audit office

August 9, 2010 in INFORUM

FARGO In the wake of controversy over spending on the new president’s house at North Dakota State University and a state auditor’s report, NDSU President Dean L. Bresciani is redefining the mission of the university’s internal audit office “to place additional emphasis on a campus culture of ethical behavior and good stewardship,” according to a news release this morning. Continue Reading

One last meeting: Minn. Dems hold final gov debate Sunday night

August 8, 2010 in West Central Tribune

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Minnesota primary voters have their last chance to collectively size up gubernatorial hopefuls Mark Dayton, Margaret Anderson Kelliher and Matt Entenza. Continue Reading

DNR says Newcastle killed 1K birds at Marsh Lake near Appleton

August 6, 2010 in West Central Tribune

APPLETON, Minn. (AP) The Department of Natural Resources says nearly a thousand cormorants and ring-billed gulls have been found dead of Newcastle Disease on the shores of Marsh Lake near Appleton in western Minnesota.
Continue Reading

Senate confirms Kagan as 112th justice

August 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

WASHINGTON The Senate has confirmed Elena Kagan as the 112th justice and fourth woman to serve on the Supreme Court. Continue Reading

Stearns County 911 now functioning

August 5, 2010 in West Central Tribune

ST. CLOUD Emergency 911 service was restored around 10:35 a.m. this morning in Stearns County. Continue Reading

2 dead, dozens hurt in school bus crash in Missouri

August 5, 2010 in West Central Tribune

RAY SUMMIT, Mo. Two buses carrying high-school band students to an amusement park were involved in a freeway wreck involving a tractor-trailer today that left two people dead and dozens injured, officials said. Continue Reading

Target apologizes for donation to conservative group

August 5, 2010 in Grand Forks Herald

The head of Target Corp. apologized Thursday over a political donation to a business group backing a conservative Republican for Minnesota governor, which angered some employees and sparked talk of a customer boycott. Continue Reading

Skip to toolbar