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Ada-Borup 80, Fertile-Beltrami 50
Aitkin 56, International Falls 44
Anoka 70, Centennial 66
Austin 69, Faribault 29
Battle Lake 62, Brandon-Evansville 61
Benilde-St. Margaret’s 66, Robbinsdale Cooper 48
Bethlehem Academy 49, New ...
Albert Lea 7, Faribault 2
Andover 2, Blake 0
Bagley/Fosston 6, Lake of the Woods 5, OT
Bemidji 4, Crookston Pirates 0
Brainerd/Pillager 6, St. Cloud 0
Breck 3, Providence Academy 2
Buffalo 4, Osseo 3
Burnsville 7, Apple Valley 2
C-E-C Lumberjacks ...
AC Wings 5, Breck 3
Andover 3, Centennial 1
Benilde-St. Margaret’s 1, Hill-Murray 0, OT
Blaine 6, Elk River/Zimmerman 0
Blake 4, Eden Prairie 3
Bloomington Jefferson 9, Hopkins 2
Buffalo 7, Monticello Moose 0
C-E-C Lumberjacks 5, Stillwater ...
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Bemidji 89, Zimmerman 67
Benilde-St. Margaret’s 69, Burnsville 59
Brooklyn Center 78, St. Paul Como Park 71
Chaska 59, Shakopee 56
Coon Rapids 91, St. Francis 62
Henning 98, Wadena-Deer Creek 59
Hermantown 78, Chisago Lakes ...
Becker/Big Lake 7, Legacy Christian/PACT Charter 0
Bloomington Jefferson 5, Park (Cottage Grove) 4
Bloomington Kennedy 2, Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato 2, OT (tie)
Breckenridge-Wahpeton Blades 3, May Port CG, N.D. 2
Centennial 4, Anoka 1
Chanhassen 2, Delano/Rockford 2, ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — When some people think of Faribault, they may think of Shattuck St. Mary’s boarding school (and its elite hockey program), or the processing plant for Jennie-O meat, or the fancy blanket purveyors at Faribault Woolen Mill Co. Others may think of the cultural and racial ...
AC Wings 3, Centennial 2
Albert Lea 8, Winona 1
Alexandria 10, Sauk Rapids-Rice 0
Blake 6, Holy Angels 3
Brainerd/Pillager 9, Fergus Falls 2
Burnsville 4, Eagan 2
Chisago Lakes 3, River Falls, Wis. 2, OT
Delano/Rockford 11, Bloomington Kennedy ...
Alexandria 2, Little Falls 1
Becker/Big Lake 7, Moose Lake Area 4
Bemidji 5, Warroad 1
Benilde-St. Margaret’s 5, Hopkins 4
Centennial 7, Osseo 1
Chanhassen 7, Waconia 3
Chaska 6, Blake 5
Chisago Lakes 6, Somerset, Wis. 1
Detroit Lakes/Perham 6, ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — State corrections officials say two officers have been injured in an assault at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Faribault.
The Department of Corrections says the two officers were injured Sunday night, taken to a hospital, treated and released.
High winds, tornadoes wreak havoc across southern Minnesota
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Several tornadoes struck southern Minnesota as severe storms packing powerful winds and heavy rain left a trail of destruction overnight, the National Weather Service said Friday.
The extreme weather late Thursday damaged homes and businesses, and turned a small ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — The Latest on severe storms that left a trail of damage across southern Minnesota (all times local):
The National Weather Service has now confirmed that tornadoes struck near Faribault (FAIR’-boh), Lake Elysian and Waterville in southern ...
Faribault prison on lockdown after 4 officers hurt
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — The Faribault state prison is on lockdown after authorities say an inmate punched a corrections officer in the face.
A Department of Corrections spokeswoman says three of the responding officers also were hurt.
The Corrections Department says an inmate punched ...
Minnesota drug task force announces huge meth seizure
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — A southern Minnesota drug task force has announced a huge methamphetamine bust.
Authorities said Friday that task force agents assisted by a Minneapolis police SWAT team seized just under 171 pounds of meth with an estimated street value of $7.75 million on Tuesday, ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — The state prison in Faribault is on lockdown, but no details about what prompted the lockdown are being released.
The lockdown began about 5:20 p.m. Wednesday. Minnesota Department of Corrections spokeswoman Sarah Fitzgerald says the lockdown stemmed from “an ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — One afternoon in 1993, as Carolyn Treadway looked out through her house window, she caught the sight of a woman in a traditional Islamic garment practicing parallel parking between mobile cones beside Faribault’s Central Park.
It was the first time Treadway, a ...
- Post-BulletinMary M. Condon -- StewartvilleFebruary 3, 2019
- Star TribuneDriver speeding in reverse fatally hits retired nurse outside Faribault hospitalDecember 12, 2018
- Star TribuneRoads snow-covered across much of southern MinnesotaDecember 1, 2018
- Star TribuneFaribault prison on lockdown after 2 guards injured in assaultNovember 5, 2018
- Post-BulletinCannon Valley ties grow strongerNovember 2, 2018
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Minnesota publisher has been named publisher for Lee Enterprises’ Globe Gazette in Mason City.
The Globe Gazette ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union sued a southern Minnesota city on Wednesday, alleging its rental licensing ordinance is unconstitutional and aims to drive black and Somali-American immigrant families out of town.
The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Faribault residents who ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Republicans and Democrats in Minnesota’s 1st District have picked their candidates for the U.S. House seat being vacated by Democrat Tim Walz.
The Faribault ...
Richard “Ric” William Casson, 67, of Faribault, died Saturday, April 14, 2018, at Homestead Hospice House, Owatonna, after a courageous, hard fought battle with pancreatic cancer.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. April 28, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Faribault, with the Rev. ...
Larry Horstman, who helped shape Shattuck’s ‘Hogwarts of Hockey,’ dies at age 67
After more than 20 years with the Minneapolis Star Tribunes circulation department, Larry Horstman embarked on a storied second career.
In that second act, Horstman became a youth hockey coach and hockey program coordinator for Shattuck St. Marys in Faribault, Minn. In the ensuing 20 years ...
Franz Boelter, ‘major icon’ in Minnesota coaching, denies mistreating student-athletes
A hall of fame high school coach said he has been fired for emotional mistreatment of athletes and for failing to treat all students with dignity and respect.
Franz Boelter won seven state titles in 26 years as Faribault Bethlehem Academys volleyball coach and is the ninth-winningest boys ...
BIG NINE CONFERENCE
Ada-Borup 72, Park Christian (Moorhead) 70
Aitkin 72, Park Rapids 35
Albany 69, Milaca 47
Ashby 52, Rothsay 51
Austin 85, Faribault 47
Barnum 73, Cook County 51
Battle Lake 34, Parkers Prairie 30
Belle Plaine 73, Lake Crystal-Wellcome Memorial ...
Lawsuit: Elmore, Minn., youth correctional facility failed to protect teen who was badly beaten
A teen who was left bloodied and with a badly broken jaw after a beating inside a for-profit youth correctional facility in the southern Minnesota town of Elmore is now suing officials whom he said failed to protect him after repeated threats from a fellow inmate.
According to a federal ...
LEROY, Minn. (AP) — In a story Dec. 11 about Minnesota residents concerned about where they will get health care, The Associated Press erroneously reported that the Mayo Clinic plans to build a new hospital in Cannon Falls and expand a clinic in Faribault. The hospital and expansion projects ...
Hazel Voss, 96, of St. Charles, passed away at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield on Tuesday, Oct. 31, where she resided for two years.
Hazel was born April 4, 1921, in Medford, Minn., to John and Edith (Hoover) Ring. She graduated from Faribault High School class of 1939, then worked ...
Funeral services are Saturday for a driver who was killed near Faribault, Minn., when her vehicle veered into the path of an oncoming semitrailer truck.
Katie L. Kohlman, 27, of Holloway, Minn., was heading east on Hwy. 60 toward Faribault, where her car strayed into the westbound lane and ...
Clarence Purfeerst was the Yogi Berra of the Minnesota Senate.
Correct me if Im right, he said once, or, If I make a mistake, let me know in advance.
When a matter in the Senate was postponed, he said, Well just let our predecessors figure it out.
A farmer from Faribault who ...
Man accused of faking cancer, collecting donations
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a Faribault man lied about having terminal cancer, collected thousands of dollars in donations and spent the money on video games and marijuana.
Thirty-seven-year-old Jeremiah Jon Smith is charged in Rice County with theft by swindle. Investigators ...
Eileen Veronica Dykes, age 95, passed away at her home in Rochester, surrounded by her family on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017.
Eileen was born on their family farm on July 27, 1922, in Marble Rock, Iowa, to George and Ella Meek. Eileen attended a one-room school in Marble Rock from which she ...
Mark Jon Knutson, 58, of Kasson, passed away peacefully in his home on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017. Mark had a two-and-a-half-year battle with stage IV metastatic prostate cancer.
Mark was born on Dec. 21, 1958, in Owatonna, to Verna (Kitty) Kajer and Walfred “Wally” Knutson. He graduated from ...
Roger William Bartelt, 80, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, peacefully at his home near Eyota after a short battle with cancer.
Roger was born April 15, 1937, in Faribault, Minn., to Raymond and Hilda (Wegner) Bartelt. He graduated from Faribault High School and the Minneapolis School ...
Gerald Thomas Hodkinson, 83, of Faribault, died on Monday, July 10, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Hospital, Saint Marys Campus after a short battle with cancer.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 18, at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Faribault, with the Rev. Ashley Osborn officiating. ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The man convicted in the 1999 killing of convenience store clerk Katie Poirier (POY’er) is now in a medium-security prison in Faribault.
Donald Blom (BLUM) was shifted in February from a maximum-security prison in Oak Park Heights.
Department of Corrections ...
Dorothy Doris Demmer, 90, passed away on June 7, 2017, surrounded by her family at her home in Faribault.
The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, June 12, at the Trinity Lutheran Church, 104 First Street SE, Hayfield, with the Rev. Paul Hauschild and the Rev. Myrwood Bagne ...
Geraldine Marie “Geri” Schlueter, 68, of Rushford, died on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at her home.
Geri was born on Nov. 21, 1948, in Dodge Center, to Gerald and Irene (Mineheine) Nyfeler. She was raised in Kasson, and graduated in 1966 from Kasson-Mantorville High School. Geri moved to Los ...
Harold A. Belverud, 89, of West Concord, died on Dec. 25, 2016, at Cottagewood Senior Communities, Rochester.
Memorial services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, May 27, at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault, with the Rev. Nancy Edwardson, pastor of Moland Lutheran Church, officiating. Interment ...
FARIBAULT — The wind slammed rain into Don Sartor’s face as he cast a leech into Cannon Lake Tuesday.
The Faribault man was worried: Would the storm end? Would the sun come out?
He dreaded the thought.
“When the sun comes out, you may as well pack it up,” he said. “There’s a ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Faribault police say they’ve identified three teenagers suspected of illegally cutting down trees in the city — including a tree planted in memory of a student who died in 2009.
Police said Monday the trees were cut down at Faribault High School and the Faribault ...
Lois F. Headline, age 85, of Rochester, and formerly of Faribault, Minn., died on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Mayo Clinic Hospital-Saint Marys Campus, Rochester, following an extended illness.
A memorial visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27, at Ranfranz and ...
Darlene B. Knutson, 93, of Faribault, and formerly of Rochester, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Pleasant Manor Nursing Home.
Darlene was born the fifth of six children, to Benjamin and Mae Christopherson of Ostrander, on May 29, 1923. She attended country school. She married Paul V. ...
Gerhardt Erick Leo Poch, age 83, passed away in his home peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, April 9, 2017, after living with multiple myeloma for six years.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1933, to George and Martha (Harms) Poch in North Morristown, Minn. He graduated in 1951 from ...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota authorities said Thursday that the dangerous drug carfentanil is to blame for five recent overdose deaths in the state, and could be a factor in up to five additional cases where confirmation is pending.
The confirmed overdoses represent the first known ...
Paul Leo Kolb, 75, of Faribault, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Minneapolis from a failing heart due to multiple strokes.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, at the Church of St. Patrick in ...
Boys swimming: Pair from Austin earn four state berths
Austin’s Isaac Christopherson and Mitch Mayer earned state berths in four events during Saturday’s Section One, Class A swimming and diving meet on Saturday at Rochester Recreation Center.
The top three finishers in each swimming events, plus anyone meeting a pre-set time standard, earned ...
Three weeks ago, Rochester Mayo was hovering around .500 and had lost four times in a stretch of six games.
Since a 30-28 overtime loss to Faribault on Jan. 26, the Spartans have been a different team.
Mayo has won seven consecutive games and is solidly part of a four-team logjam ...
Police: Man killed ex-wife, himself, at Chamber of Commerce
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Police say a man shot and killed his ex-wife before killing himself at the Faribault (FAIR’-boh) Chamber of Commerce office.
The Faribault Police Department says 59-year-old Barbara Larson served a restraining order earlier this week on 61-year-old Richard Larson, ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have identified an 8-year-old girl killed in what they believe was a murder-suicide in Faribault.
Police say the bodies of Lynnaya Stoddard-Espinoza and 33-year-old Ryan Perrizo were found inside a home Sunday, and a ...
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — Faribault police say investigators believe the deaths of a 33-year-old man and a girl were a murder-suicide.
Authorities discovered the bodies inside a home Sunday after someone reported seeing the man lying in the entryway....