(St. Cloud MN-) Stearns County has reported another COVID-19-related death. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, Stearns County Tuesday reported it's 24th death since the start of the Pandemic this spring. Only 9415 tests were conducted on Monday, which is less than half of the a… Read more
(Willmar MN-) As Summer turns to Fall, work on the 50 million dollar Willmar railroad bypass, known as the Willmar WYE, continues. MnDot has issued a project update..."As the utility relocations are being finished, we will complete the grading in those locations, as well as place the gravel … Read more
(St. Paul MN-) Representative Dean Urdahl of Grove City has been appointed to serve on the Minnesota House Select Committee on Racial Justice. The group holds it's first meeting Tuesday afternoon. The group is co-chaired by DFL Representatives Ruth Richardson of Mendota Heights and Rena Mora… Read more
(Willmar MN-) Minnesota Senate District 17 candidates Fernando Alvarado, DFLer from Willmar, and incumbent Andrew Lang, Republican from Olivia, participated in an on-air candidates' forum on KWLM's Open Mic Show Monday. They were asked their opinion of the state response to the George Floyd … Read more
(Minneapolis, MN) -- Two more federal lawsuits have been filed against Minneapolis police over injuries caused in the aftermath of the George Floyd's death. Nineteen-year-old Ethan Marks and 25-year-old Soren Stevenson say they suffered eye injuries after they allege police shot non-lethal p… Read more
(Duluth, MN) -- The state's first saliva testing site for COVID-19 opens tomorrow in Duluth. The state will open the testing site at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Saliva tests will be free to anyone who thinks they need to be tested. It will be open five days a week, from noon … Read more
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Cindy Ord/Getty Images for UNDPPatti Smith and her daughter, Jesse Paris Smith, are joined by a variety of singers from around the world in a new remotely created video performance of Patti's 1988 protest anthem "People Have the Power" that seeks to encourage people to vote.
UMe/PolydorThe Eric Clapton-led group Derek & The Dominos' classic double album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs was released 50 years ago this November. To mark the milestone anniversary, an expanded four-LP vinyl box set edition will hit stores on November 13.
NBCUniversalThe Rolling Stones and Elton John have been nominated for honors in two categories for the 2020 Billboard Music Awards.
L-R: Tommy DeVito, Bob Gaudio and Frankie Valli of The Four Seasons in 2005; Bruce Glikas/FilmMagicTommy DeVito, an original member of the legendary doo-wop and vocal group The Four Seasons, died Monday night in Las Vegas after being hospitalized recently with the COVID-19 virus, NJ.com repo…
Ebet Roberts/Getty ImagesRoy Head, the dynamic Texas blue-eyed soul singer who with his band The Traits scored a #2 hit in 1965 with "Treat Her Right," died Monday at age 79, the Houston Chronicle reports.