Buffalo Lunch Ladies Almost Hit Powerball JackpotA group of 16 lunch ladies from Buffalo High School narrowly missed Saturday's $950 million jackpot. They matched four numbers plus the Powerball, missing just one number – winning $50,000 in the process.
Sheriff: Chase Ends With Suspect Hitting Stearns County Squad CarA 31-year-old man is in custody after a police chase Sunday night in Holdingford ended with the suspect vehicle hitting a squad car, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff: Several Reports Of Stolen Mail In Stearns Co.Several homes in Stearns County reported mail missing from their mailboxes Tuesday morning. According to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office, deputies received several calls from people in Avon Township, Brockway Township and Holdingford who reported mail missing from their boxes Tuesday.
Local Multi-Sport Athlete Has Incredible Senior Year It may be impossible to have a better senior year than the one Nathan Brinker is having. He's a human highlight reel from a town of just over 600, having won state in football, wrestling and True Team track.
Hearty Fans Brave Outdoor High School Prep BowlIt still sounds the same at the Minnesota High School Prep Bowl, with bands belting out the tunes, fans cheering their lungs out. But cheering in comfort depends on your layers. Holdingford fan Angie Lichy and her boys brought a little extra to TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. "We have sleeping bags, lots of layers of clothes and … I made the boys wear their long underwear," Lichy said.
Holdingford Tops BOLD 20-18 In Class 2A Title GameA late-season position switch paid off nicely for Nathan Brinker and Holdingford. Lined up as a running back, Brinker connected with quarterback Austin Gerads for an 8-yard touchdown in double overtime, giving Holdingford a 20-18 edge over BOLD to win the Class 2A state title Friday at the Prep Bowl.
Stearns County Man Shot In StomachA Stearns County man is hospitalized after being shot in the stomach early Saturday morning. Deputies responded to a report of a shooting at about 2:17 a.m. on the 200 block of 3rd Street in Holdingford, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office.
ICYMI: High School Sports Rally: Oct. 25, 2013 It's that time of year. Playoff season.
Barn Remains A Growing Symbol For Troop SupportThe Fourth of July weekend is a time to give thanks to the men and women serving our country. No one knows that better than a family from Holdingford. Last year, while Christine Schreiner's son, Lance Cpl. Andrew Schreiner, was serving in Afghanistan, she started a message board for him on her horse barn. That giant message board was a popular stop before our story aired last July. And the family says afterwards, it really took off.