Tricounty News

Art submissions deadline Oct. 24

Call for Minnesota State Fair Commemorative Art submissions deadline is Oct. 24

The Minnesota State Fair is asking Minnesota artists to apply to create the 2013 official commemorative art of the Great Minnesota Get-Together. The final piece will be the chosen artist's visual interpretation of this annual event and will be unveiled to coincide with the 2013 State Fair.


Dig Pink helps fight breast cancer

"Go Pink or Go Home" was the theme Thursday night as the EV-W girls' volleyball team participated in the "Dig Pink" night aimed at raising awareness to help fight breast cancer.


Fire danger hits record high; public assistance needed

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Minnesota Incident Command System (MNICS) needs the help and cooperation of the general public statewide to help prevent and minimize fire danger, which is at a seasonal all-time high in much of Minnesota since automated local records have been kept.