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Sixteen-year-old Parker Hanson knew around first or second grade there was something different about him. “People started asking me what happened,” Hanson – a soon-to-be Hawley High School junior – said. “I had to explain it.
Carrie Underwood traveled a long way to headline the final night at WE Fest, but not as far as one Vining, Minn., woman. Karen Nyberg, who grew up an hour south of the Soo Pass Ranch, introduced the star from the International Space Station, high above the earth. Underwood then hit the stage in a denim shirt, jeans and cowboy boots to “Good Girl." After two days of testosterockin’ country, Saturday was for the ladies at WE Fest, with a charismatic show from Kellie Pickler earlier in the afternoon. “Where are my ‘Tough’ country girls at?” s
MOORHEAD – A Glyndon man was arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase down a busy highway here Thursday night. Dana Thomas, 29, faces felony charges that include driving while intoxicated, fleeing, property damage and about a half-dozen other citations, according to a report released by the Moorhead Police Department.
NEW YORK MILLS, Minn. – One man is dead and another was in critical condition Thursday after a shooting late Wednesday near New York Mills, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said. Authorities received a call at 9:13 p.m. from a 21-year-old woman who reported gunshots at a location east of New York Mills on County Highway 56.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – WE Fest is a whole lot of country and a whole lot of rock ’n roll. That was the case Thursday night as the three-day festival opened with a bang. After an explosive show in 2012, Eric Church returned for his first headlining set. He showed he was worth the prime slot. The singer/guitarist opened with a heavy version of “Creepin,” and a light and fog show to rival most hard rock bands. Church just started as this story went to press. If Church calls to mind hard rock, Big & Rich is classic rock.
For a man best known for his hit, “The Gambler,” Kenny Rogers has had an incredibly good run. From the mid-1970s through the ’80s he always seemed to have an ace up his sleeve.
New York Mills - One man is dead and another in critical condition following a shooting near New York Mills late Wednesday, according to a release from the Ottertail County Sheriff's Office. Authorities received a call at 9:13 p.m. from a 21-year-old female who reported gunshots at location east of New York Mills on County Highway 56. Upon arriving at the scene, deputies and EMS found two people with gunshot wounds. One 20-year-old male was dead on scene.
The summer days have really been heating up, and the last thing most of you want to do is slave for hours in a hot kitchen. Chances are you would rather be spending the afternoon or evening sipping on a cool glass of lemonade than trying to manage dinner and regulate the temperature of the air conditioner. Did you know the lemonade you want to be sipping can also be great for cooking?