Norwood Young America
A University of Minnesota student from Norwood-Young America is the 61st Princess Kay of the Milky Way. Nineteen-year-old Jeni Haler was crowned Wednesday night at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Her first official duty will be to sit for nearly six hours on the opening day of the State Fair on Thursday to have her likeness sculpted from a 90-pound block of butter.
The flooding that’s happening around Minnesota may be causing problems for some, but others are having a little fun with it. One Norwood Young America family may have even created a new sport. Rachel Slathar posted a video of her dad waterskiing through a big puddle being pulled by her horse.
Rescue crews recovered the body of a teenager from a Carver County lake late Friday evening. The sheriff’s office received a report at about 7:30 p.m. that a teen swimming in Eagle Lake near Baylor Regional Park went underwater and never resurfaced.
Jen from St. Paul asked: Why can’t we recycle wrapping paper? In some places, like Minneapolis, you can.
Football playoffs are usually about dominant regular season teams dominating in the playoffs. But the Jordan football team is an exception.
Authorities are looking for at least two suspects after a bar in a small town west of the Twin Cities was burglarized early Monday morning.
The No. 2 Republican in the Minnesota Senate has made it past a conservative rival in a Republican primary in the southwestern Twin Cities suburbs.
The State Patrol says a pedestrian was killed after wrapping himself in a blanket and lying down in the middle of the road in Carver County Thursday morning.
High school football fans have got to love the playoffs. There’s no more exciting and intense time to watch the game as the season is on the line every time your team steps on the field.
Most people would think the State Fair is Minnesota’s longest continuously running festival. But it’s actually a three-day celebration in Norwood Young America.