2 Dead, 2 Hurt In Crash Near Northern Minnesota ResortTwo people are dead and two others injured after a single-vehicle crash near a northern Minnesota resort.
Pilot Injured In Mahnomen Plane CrashA pilot has been injured after crashing a plane in a field near the Mahnomen Airport Tuesday evening.
Fargo Fight Leads To Attempted Murder ArrestPolice have arrested a Minnesota man on attempted murder and criminal mischief charges after a fight outside a downtown Fargo hotel.
Electrical Short Likely Caused Mahnomen Apt. FireFirefighters from as many as 10 departments are battling a large fire Friday morning at a small apartment complex in Mahnomen County, authorities said. Crews responded to the fire on Main Street in Mahnomen at about 2:30 a .m.
Prep Blog: Looking Back At The Prep Bowleven state champions were crowned last weekend as the Minnesota State High School League hosted its final Prep Bowl at the Metrodome. For seven teams, getting to hoist a championship trophy last weekend made the extra weightlifting and work over the summer worth it. Over the course of 13 or 14 weeks, teammates became best friends as they all drove toward a common goal: Getting to the Metrodome for the Prep Bowl and winning it.
Mahnomen Wins 2nd Class 1A ChampionshipMahnomen started fast and never looked back Saturday en route to its second straight state title. Quarterback Tom Pavek rushed for 179 yards and two scores and caught a touchdown pass to lead the Indians past Dawson-Boyd 46-13 in the Class 1A Championship game — the school's eighth championship overall.
Prep Blog: Previewing The Final Prep Bowl At The MetrodomeIt’s what every kid who has ever put on a football uniform dreams of: Playing at the Metrodome the weekend after Thanksgiving for a state championship. Between Friday and Saturday, 14 teams will play for titles and seven will finish their seasons as state champions.
Prep Blog: Prep Bowl Set After Semifinal WeekendThe match-ups are set for the Prep Bowl, where high school football teams leave the Metrodome as state champions or get so close and have it go wrong in one game. Now all high school football fans can do is wait a week as state championship games in all seven classes will be played the Friday or Saturday after Thanksgiving.
Prep Blog: State Semifinals, Previewing ‘The Big 4’There are 28 teams left in the state that still have a chance to be hoisting a state championship trophy the weekend after Thanksgiving. But half of those teams will leave the Metrodome heartbroken by the time the weekend is over.
3 Roadways Re-Open In Western MN; But Travel Still Not AdvisedAuthorities said three roadways re-opened at 5 p.m. Monday after being closed due to a late winter storm.
Prep Blog: Recapping The Prep Bowl WinnersIt’s hard to believe that the high school football season has come to an end. Seven football teams celebrated championship seasons between the Friday and Saturday’s Prep Bowl games at the Metrodome.
Mahnomen Tops Bethlehem Academy For Class 1A TitleJacob Pavek ran for two scores and threw for one as Mahnomen held off Bethlehem Academy 20-14 for the Class 1A championship Saturday at the Prep Bowl.
Prep Blog: Previewing The Prep BowlIt’s what every kid who plays high school football dreams about from the first day of fall practices: Playing for a state championship.
George Jones Cancels Minn. Concert Due To Health A Minnesota casino says legendary country singer George Jones is ill and has canceled a concert scheduled this week.
NRCS Announces Cover Crop Sign-Up For Drought-Affected Counties State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.