Unbeaten Orono Prep For Becker RematchThe Orono Spartans are a football team with great team speed. "We have a couple kick returners, both the running backs and receivers that every time they touch the ball it's exciting because they could go all the way," Coach Jeff Weiland said. They also have a great senior class.
Excellent Educator: Orono Janitor Ed Glover Does More Than CleanWe've heard the saying "It takes a village." That is especially true when it comes to making sure kids have a good education. That's why this week's Excellent Educator is not a teacher, not a principal but a custodian who is described as the backbone of Orono High School.
Students Sent Home After Bomb Threat At Orono Middle SchoolOfficials with the Orono School District said a handwritten note containing a bomb threat was found at about 8 a.m. Tuesday on the property of Orono Middle School. Students were sent home for the day at about 11:30 a.m.
9 Minnesota Schools Make Newsweek Magazine's Top 500Newsweek Magazine published its list Monday of America's top schools for 2014, and nine Minnesota schools made the list of 500. Newsweek bases its school rankings on the institutions that do the best job of preparing their students for college.
Orono Students Honor Newtown Victim With Acts Of KindnessIn the chaos of high school, it's often easy to overlook the small things. At Orono High School, Abbey Saville and Meggie Dumas are doing their best to make sure that doesn't happen, so they want people to recognize each other with Charlotte's Challenge.
Man Charged With Murder For St. Cloud Fatal PunchA juvenile petition was filed Tuesday for one count of second-degree murder, one count of first-degree manslaughter and one count of first-degree assault against a 17-year-old accused in the fatal punching death of a St. Cloud man.
Suspect Arrested In St. Cloud Punch DeathSt. Cloud Police have arrested a 17-year-old male in connection to an unprovoked attacked that killed a 20-year-old Greenfield man.
Twitter Used In Effort Find Greenfield Man’s KillerFriends of a 20-year-old Greenfield man are turning to social media to help find the person who assaulted him in a St. Cloud alley.
Police: No Leads In St. Cloud Punching DeathSt. Cloud Police are still asking for the public's help in locating the person who punched a 20-year-old Greenfield man, causing his death.
St. Cloud Man Dies After Injuries From PunchA 20-year-old St. Cloud man has died from injuries sustained after being punched by an unknown attacker.
H.S. Cancer Survivor Comes Home For ThanksgivingWhen we consider the things we are thankful for this time of the year, good health is high on the list for many of us.
Minn. Basketball Star Hopes To Impress NBA CoachesThe NBA is looking for talent and an Orono High School basketball star is hoping to prove that he can play at a professional level.