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                                          Local News Headlines
                           
Friday, August 22, 2014

 

New "Parent Aware" Website Provides Information on Care for Youngsters 

A new state-sponsored website is online to help parents find child care and early education options...more 

Funeral Services Today for Longtime Monticello Attorney, Community Volunteer, James Agosto 

Friends, family, colleagues and community members remember a longtime attorney in the Monticello area at funeral services today. James Agosto passed away August 15th at the age of 63...more

Highway 55 Lanes to Close Overnight August 24th - 29th 

Motorists should expect overnight travel delays on Highway 55 between Rockford and Buffalo this coming week...more

Avoiding the "Trashy Four" When Packing School Lunches 

Some simple changes in how a school lunch is packed can prevent tons of trash from ending up in Minnesota landfills...more

USDA Rural Community Development Initiative Grants 

Minnesota rural communities and nonprofits are encouraged to apply for USDA grants to provide financial and technical help to develop housing, community facilities, and community economic development projects...more 

Wright-Hennepin Members Award More Than 19 Thousand Dollars in Latest "Operation Round-Up" Grants 

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association members who participate in the Operation Round Up, or ORU program donated over 19 thousand 700 dollars in grant monies in June...more 

Back to School Takes Prep Time 

It won't be long before Minnesota students are back in the classroom, and a former teacher and award winning author says it's a good time to start to schedule regular group study times...more 

Howard Lake 4-H'er Chosen as State 4-H Ambassador

A young woman from Howard Lake has been selected along with 24 other outstanding Minnesota 4-H members to represent 4-H as a State Ambassador for 2014-2015. Bethany Kozitka, daughter of Wayne and Lorrie Kozitka of Howard Lake has been a member of 4-H for 13 years in Wright County...more 

Lengthy Police Standoff in Albertville Ends With Death by Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound 

An all-day law enforcement standoff Sunday in Albertville ended when the man being investigated by authorities claimed his own life...more 

State Loses 4200 Jobs in July, Unemployment Rate Unchanged at 4.5 Percent 

Minnesota lost 42-hundred jobs in July, according to new figures recently released by the state Department of Employment and Economic Development...more 

Blood Supplies Running Dangerously Low 

As the end of summer draws near and Labor Day approaches, the American Red Cross continues to experience an urgent need for blood and platelet donations...more 

Potential Cancer Prevention Research Breakthrough 

A U-of-M researcher and a colleague from the U-K appear to have discovered a way to possibly prevent a number of types of cancer...more 

Motorcyclist Killed in Montrose Crash Identified 

A few more details were released over the weekend surrounding a fatal traffic crash that happened last Thursday morning in the community of Montrose...more 

I-94 Lane, Shoulder Closures to Continue in Rogers, St. Michael Through August 28 

Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation remind motorists who travel I-94 through Rogers and St. Michael that they will continue to encounter slow traffic and delays as lane and shoulder closures continue through August 28th on both directions of I-94 between Highway 241 and Highway 101...more 

County Road 30 Closure This Week 

Officials with the Wright County Highway Department remind residents of a 4-day road closure in Franklin Township beginning today...more 

Paying the Rent More in Nearly All Parts of Minnesota 

Wright County and all neighboring counties are among the 84 out of 87 Minnesota counties where renters are having a difficult time keeping up with rent hikes...more