​Arrest Made in Chisholm Cold Case Murder

Dave Bishop | Jul 30, 2020 AT 9:57 am

A 52-year-old man is under arrest for the 1986 murder of a woman in Chisholm.

Minneapolis Closing Bar Areas, Dance Floors August 1st

Dave Bishop | Jul 30, 2020 AT 9:56 am

Mayor Jacob Frey is ordering indoor bar areas and dance floors in Minneapolis closed effective August 1st due to COVID-19, although indoor table service with adequate spacing will still be allowed.

U of M Planning About 70 Percent Online Classes This Fall

Dave Bishop | Jul 30, 2020 AT 8:33 am

The University of Minnesota is planning on holding most of its classes--about 70-percent--online this fall.

U-S Rep Peterson criticizes Walz COVID restrictions

Dave Bishop | Jul 30, 2020 AT 8:31 am

​Among those criticizing Governor Tim Walz's COVID emergency orders is fellow Democrat, 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson, who says the restrictions are harming the rural economy:

​Walz To Announce Fall Learning Plan For Minnesota Schools 2pm Today (Thursday)

Dave Bishop | Jul 30, 2020 AT 6:15 am

News Talk 1250 KBRF will be carrying the press conference. Listen on 1250AM KBRF, KBRFRadio.com, or on the new Fergus Now App

Westridge Theatre Selling Popcorn To Go

Steve Hesky | Jul 29, 2020 AT 2:55 pm

Back in April, the Westridge Theatre had a day dedicated to selling popcorn to go. After its success and the uncertainty of when the theatre will reopen, they are once again offering a curbside pickup for popcorn this Saturday.

MDH Reports 681 New COVID-19 Cases on Wednesday

Aaron Taylor | Jul 29, 2020 AT 11:36 am

​Numbers released Wednesday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 681 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s Cumulative total to 52,947 positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 993,091 tests conducted.

The MN DNR is requesting volunteers to help search and identify aquatic invasive species in Minnesota lakes

JT Thaden | Jul 29, 2020 AT 11:33 am

The Minnesota DNR is requesting volunteers to help search and identify aquatic invasive species in Minnesota lakes.

OTTER TAIL COMMISSIONER ADVOCATES FOR MORE FAMILY MEMBERS TO VISIT ELDERLY IN LONG-TERM CARE CENTERS

Dave Bishop | Jul 29, 2020 AT 11:26 am

​During the Otter Tail County Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, Commissioner Johnson advocated for more family members to be able to visit elderly in long-term care centers.

6 People Detained, 2 Minneapolis Police Officers Hurt in Chase and Standoff

Dave Bishop | Jul 29, 2020 AT 11:21 am

Two Minneapolis police officers are hurt and six people are detained after a chase and standoff.