A paper mill in the central Minnesota town of Sartell bought last year by a Montreal-based scrap metal and recycling company is not going to be reopened, company officials say.
Sartell coach John Ross retired last year, leaving the reigns to defensive coordinator Scott Hentges. And as a first-time head coach, Hentges decided to get someone on board with a little more experience than he does: his father, Bruce.
Authorities have released the name of a man who died when he was struck by a backhoe bucket while working on a water project in Bismarck.
Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Mr. Leonard A. Weiler as a District Court judge in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District on Monday.
The Verso Paper mill was once a pillar of stability in Sartell, Minn., but after Thursday’s announcement that it will not reopen the community is saddened, stunned and bracing for a financial hit.
The Verso paper mill in Sartell, Minn., which sustained heavy damage from an explosion and fire, will not reopen, Verso announced Thursday.
The future remains uncertain for hundreds of Minnesotans who work at the Verso Paper Mill in Sartell.
Officials say small fires continue to burn inside the Verso Paper Mill — and are expected to for some time.
Crews continue working to fully extinguish the Verso Paper Mill fire in Sartell but say at this point, the fire is 98-99 percent contained.
A day after a paper mill explosion killed a man and shook the community of Sartell, Minn., a mill worker says he still feels nervous, shaken by the blast.
Authorities have identified the person killed in Monday’s explosion and fire at a paper mill in central Minnesota. Officials said that 50-year-old Jon Maus of Albany, Minn. was killed.
Fifty workers were inside Sartell’s Verso Paper Mill when something exploded in the warehouse just before 11:30 this morning. The fire that ensued was fed by rolls of paper that weighed more than 2 tons a piece.
A large fire was burning in Sartell Monday afternoon after an explosion at a paper mill. According to a dispatcher with Stearns County, a number of fire crews have responded to the scene.
It’s quite an accomplishment to set a state record in a sport, but how about doing it as an eighth grader? Sartell-St. Stephen swimmer Marisa Wood, now a junior, did just that.
Sartell City Councilman David Peterson is heading back overseas with the Minnesota Army National Guard.