'It's A Miracle': Wisconsin Family Survives Explosion That Destroyed Their HomeThe insurance adjuster said they'd never seen anyone survive an explosion like this. It appears the blast happened because cold air caused a propane leak.
Hudson Company Makes App To Better Protect Schools, Businesses From AttacksIt was shortly after the horrors of Sandy Hook -- where 20 elementary students and six staff members were killed -- that Hedge Tactical Solutions was born. Now, Kevin Grundstrom's Hudson, Wisconsin company has developed a way to enable schools, churches and businesses to respond quicker to emergencies. Situations such as Sandy Hook, where an armed intruder intends mass harm.
Sheriff: Roofer Arrested After Killing Fellow Worker With Circular SawAuthorities in western Wisconsin say a roofer was arrested Monday in the death of a fellow worker whose face and neck were torn up by a circular saw.
Wisconsin Snowplow Driver Saves Woman From Burning HomeTony Olson was driving his route at around 6 a.m. Saturday when he noticed a house on fire by the side of the road, and knew he had to act.
Wisconsin Baker Hopes To Open Shop With Special Needs StaffA baker in western Wisconsin hopes she has the recipe for helping workers with special needs to find success.
Police: Man, 36, Arrested After Missing Northfield Teen LocatedPolice in Wisconsin say a 36-year-old man is in jail after a missing Northfield teen was located over the weekend.
Report: River Falls Man Falls On Aquarium, Cut By Glass & DiesA 45-year-old River Falls, Wisconsin, man is dead after he fell on an aquarium and was cut by glass Monday.
'We All Make Mistakes': Accused Distracted Driver Speaks OutA Big Lake, Minnesota woman suspected in a distracted driving crash that killed a teenager is speaking up for the first time. She denies being on her cell phone.
Best Independent Bookstores In MinnesotaCelebrate National Read Across America Day on March 2, 2016 by visiting a local independent bookstore.
MDH: Nine People Recovering From Alfalfa Sprout E. Coli OutbreakAt least nine people in Minnesota and Wisconsin are recovering from an E. coli outbreak. The Minnesota Department of Health thinks alfalfa sprouts produced by "Jack And The Green Sprouts" are to blame.
93-Year-Old River Falls Woman Dies After House FireThe Pierce County Sheriff's Department says a 93-year-old woman has died after a fire destroyed her home near River Falls in western Wisconsin.
State Patrol: Suspected Drunk Driver Injures Officer, Other Driver In St. PaulTwo people, including a police officer, were injured early Saturday morning when a suspected drunk driver slammed into the back of a squad car on Highway 280 in St. Paul. The Minnesota State Patrol says a University of Minnesota officer had pulled over a 19-year-old St. Paul woman near University Avenue at about 12:40 a.m.
Video: Employee Finds Deer In River Falls RestaurantPerhaps in a fit of enthusiasm over Tuesday’s unseasonably warm weather, a deer jumped through a window and into a western Wisconsin bar and restaurant.
Working For The Weekend: Oktoberfest, ValleySCARE & MoreIt is a big weekend for Germans! Or anybody who likes to polka, drink beer and eat brats. This weekend is the first weekend of Oktoberfest and there are a couple ways to celebrate.
Playground Built In Honor Of 3 Wisconsin Girls OpensA new playground in River Falls, Wis., opened Saturday in honor of the three Schaffhausen girls. The young girls were murdered by their father in their River Falls home three years ago. Their mother, Jessica Peterson, who remarried, decided to build the playground memorial to remember them.