No American woman had ever won a major championship medal in a long distance cross-country skiing race before Tuesday.
A 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.
Halloween 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.
An 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
Authorities said a bull had to be put down Wednesday morning after getting loose in east Twin Cities metro. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said the bull somehow got loose during a transport and the area of Manning and Hudson Avenues near Afton late Tuesday night.
A crash on eastbound Interstate 94 near Highway 95 has killed a man driver, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Take a closer look at some of Minnesota’s most romantic and charming destinations for your Valentine’s Day getaway.
Afton Alps was created in 1963 by three local farmers, and over the decades thousands of Minnesotans have skied and worked there.
A deceased body has been discovered in the St. Croix River in Afton, Minn. Sunday, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.
At the Afton Alps ski hill, you would think winter has arrived in full force. It’s not because of Mother Nature, it’s because of snow makers like Ken Speltz.
Two people were critically injured and at least four others suffered non-life threatening injuries after a traffic accident in Afton on Monday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
When Jon Francis disappeared while hiking in the Idaho mountains five years ago, Dan and Sue Seftick lent support to the Minnesota man’s family while it grappled with the uncertainty and despair.
When you arrive at Mille Porsild’s place in Afton, you don’t hear dogs. You don’t hear much of anything.
You may have spent some time over the weekend picking out a tree for your home for the holidays.