(St. Paul MN-) Figures released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Health show large increases in COVID-19 cases locally and around the state. The number of cases increased across Minnesota by 2178, bringing the state's pandemic total to 137,536. There were 15 more deaths, putting the de… Read more
(Undated) -- Republican candidate for U-S Senate Jason Lewis underwent emergency surgery Monday morning to treat an internal hernia. It was called successful and minimally invasive. The Lewis campaign says his doctors anticipate that Lewis is likely to be released from the hospital in the ne… Read more
(Olivia MN-) The BOLD School Board Monday last night voted 4 to 3 to close the Bird Island School immediately. Classes are no longer held in the 103-year-old building and it was estimated to cost around 17 million dollars to do needed repairs to house students again. Read more
(Hibbing, MN) -- Vice President Mike Pence touted President Trump's push to open up northeastern Minnesota for mining during a stop Monday in Hibbing. Pence told the crowd, "for the boundless prosperity of the Iron Range and for strength for all of American industry, we need four more years … Read more
(New London MN-) COVID-19 has changed so many things this year, even Halloween. Many kids won't be going trick or treating, but there's still spooky events going on, including at The Gralish Graveyard north of New London. Steve and Michelle Gralish have decorated their yard with a Halloween … Read more
(Willmar MN-) MnDot says Mother Nature threw a monkey wrench into their plans to get Highway 12 and County Road 55 open to traffic by the end of October. In their weekly update on the Willmar WYE Project, they said due to the snow, rain and cold temperatures, they have been unable to finish … Read more
(Washington DC) -- Both of Minnesota's U.S. senators unsurprisingly voted against the confirmation of now U.S. Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett. Amy Klobuchar and Tina Smith joined their Democratic colleagues and voted against confirmation Monday night. However, Barrett's confirmation… Read more
The Train - Music News
Courtesy of 117 Entertainment GroupThe star-studded virtual livestream party celebrating Jerry Lee Lewis' recent 85th birthday takes place tonight at 8 p.m. ET at at the rock 'n' roll pioneer's official website, Facebook page and YouTube channel.
Clay Patrick McBride; Rob ArthurThe Doobie Brothers have teamed up with Peter Frampton, remotely, for a new cover of the classic 1970 Eric Clapton song "Let It Rain," and the veteran rockers also have created a socially distanced video for the tune.
Courtesy of Rolling Live StudiosDef Leppard's Joe Elliott is part of an impressive lineup of famous singers who will perform during an upcoming livestream event in honor of what would've been David Bowie's 74th birthday.
Courtesy of Vicki Peterson and Kathy ValentineGo-Go's bassist Kathy Valentine and Bangles guitarist Vicki Peterson are among a variety of well-known musicians who have contributed to a charity cover of the chart-topping 1983 Eurythmics hit "Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)."