Afton Ice Cream Shop Holding Contest To Name Flavor After Jesse DigginsA Minnesota ice cream shop is holding a contest to honor its Olympic hometown hero.
Afton Native Diggins Will Carry Flag At Olympics Closing CeremonyAnother proud moment for Minnesota at the Winter Olympics. Team USA has voted for cross country skier Jessie Diggins to carry the flag at the closing ceremony.
DNR Offers Affordable Summer Cabin Rentals At State ParksThe Department of Natural Resources owns cabins, camper cabins and yurts at state parks across Minnesota. Anyone can rent them.
Afton Construction Project To Likely Cost City 200 TreesThe city of Afton is starting a major construction project on Monday. The mayor says Afton has some difficult ecological problems.
Minnesotan Wins Cross-Country Ski World Cup In NorwayAfton-native Jessie Diggins won an individual World Cup race for the second time Saturday, beating overall leader Heidi Weng on the 5-kilometer cross-country course.
Sheriff: 1 Arrested After Assault In AftonThe Washington County Sheriff's Office is investigating after an incident in Afton, Minnesota Friday morning.
Best Places To Rent A Boat In MinnesotaWith well over 10,000 lakes, rivers and waterways to explore in our great state, you'd be hard-pressed to not find a boat to rent nearby. Check out our list of five of the best places for boat rentals in Minnesota.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsHave you wanted to get on a Nice Ride, but haven't? Or is there a food truck you've wanted to try but haven't tracked it down yet? Well, you're in luck! They are just two of the things we're talking about while we're working for the weekend!
Minnesotans Earn Cross-Country Medals At Nordic Skiing World ChampionshipsNo American woman had ever won a major championship medal in a long distance cross-country skiing race before Tuesday.
Minnesota Snowmobiler Dies In Northwestern WisconsinA 70-year-old Minnesota man has died following a snowmobile accident in northwestern Wisconsin. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office, Robert Kaye of Afton, Minnesota, was riding a snowmobile in Gordon, Wisconsin, on Saturday evening when it went off the path and crashed into trees.
Wander Minnesota: Halloween in MinnesotaHalloween is almost here. Last week I took a look at not-so-scary Halloween events around the Twin Cities. This week, let’s take a look at a sampling of Halloween events around the state.
Jet Ski Explodes, Breaking Woman’s BackAn Inver Grove Heights woman lived to tell about how a jet ski exploded while she was riding it. It happened Sunday afternoon on the St. Croix River not far from Afton, Wis. Nicole Montez suffered a broken back. Her friend, the driver, wasn’t hurt