'We're The Team To Watch': Orono Football's Danny Striggow Gunning For State Title Before Joining GophersThe Orono Spartans lost in the state championship last season -- but a Gopher signee is a major part of this team's drive to bring home a title.
'Never Give Up': Orono Teen Marit Francis Credits St. Jude Hospital For Brain Cancer VictoryA Twin Cities mother says it's a miracle her daughter is alive after being diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor.
After Orono Lockdown, Parents Grapple With Social Media's RoleSince the incident at Orono High School, families have had the chance to digest what happened, while also being aware that it could happen again.
Concussions A Growing Concern For High School Girls SoccerIt turns out the high school sport that causes the most concussions isn't football -- it's girls soccer.
Former NHL Player Finds A Comfortable Home As Orono Head CoachMark Parrish was part of a Bloomington Jefferson hockey dynasty in the 90s. He, Ben Clymer, Mike Crowley, and Dan Trebil were part of a group that spent time in the NHL.
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.