6 local students named National Merit Scholar winners
Six students from Polk County have been named winners in the latest round of National Merit Scholar awards. The awards, announced Wednesday, provide
Polk County gets a good soaking from rain
The drought may not be over yet but a week of rain has made a dent in it and more rain is likely coming our way, according to the National Weather Service.
Here are details of the deal that won Janet Mills’ support for $1 billion CMP project
The project includes upgrades of existing lines plus building a new line through 50 miles of largely pristine western Maine forests.
Home delivery of alcohol might be coming our way
PIERRE – As home delivery spreads nationally, South Dakota might be ending its ban against alcohol deliveries to retail customers.
Teen shot in Port Hueneme said to be in critical condition
A 17-year-old was critically injured after getting shot Sunday night in Port Hueneme, authorities said.
Tequesta Election 2019: Seven-term Tequesta council member challenged; and a key referendum
Tequesta Vice-Mayor Thomas Paterno faces a challenge in his re-election bid by Kyle Stone.
Twin Cities-area man calls 911 to report he killed his wife
BLAINE, Minn. — A man has been arrested after allegedly calling 911 to report he killed his wife Friday night, Feb. 8.At about 9:45 p.m. Friday, Blaine police and deputies from the Anoka County sheriff's office responded to a home in Blaine and arrested Matthew Lynn Jansen, 46.Police found Mary Jo...
Taylor Swift's new song comes out Thursday, new album due Nov. 10
Taylor Swift is done with cryptic messages on social media. The pop queen broke her silence Wednesday, revealing the name and release date of her next album.
Anti-Nazi flag on campaign mailer stirs controversy ahead of Election Day
Critics say it's really difficult to see the line slicing through the swastika on the flyer, which paints an unflattering picture of Metro Councilor Kathryn Harrington. The Terry campaign says it stands by the overall message of its campaign material.
Willits PD: Homemade cannon explodes in residence
A Willits resident was injured Tuesday when a “homemade cannon” they were trying to load exploded, the Willits Police Department reported. According to the WPD, officers responded to apartments in …