A few weeks into his sixth-grade Nordic skiing season Riley Nelsen decided the sport wasn't for him. As a cross country runner he was accustomed to running primarily on flat terrain.
"It just wasn't my thing in sixth grade," he said.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann says she won't be dancing with the stars.
The former GOP presidential candidate from Minnesota issued a statement Wednesday denying that she's been tapped for the upcoming season of the ABC-TV show "Dancing with the Stars."
In the interest of full disc...
MORRIS - Darian Rubner won the title at 152 pounds and the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus Road Crew edged Morris Area by a point for second place in the eight-team Morris-Hancock/Chokio-Alberta tournament Saturday.
CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — A 27-year-old man is accused of stabbing his father two dozen times in the head and neck while killing him in a Crookston apartment.
Jacob Abel was charged Tuesday with first- and second-degree murder.
According to the complaint, Abel told authorities after the stabbing tha...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When news breaks at the Capitol, the first aftershocks are often felt in the world of Twitter, the online social networking site that allows users to spread their message no more than 140 characters at a time. A sampling of some of those from the past week, along with the back s...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann swept aside doubts about her political future Wednesday, declaring less than a month after ending her presidential bid that she will seek a fourth term in Congress.