Updated: 09/20/2013 10:51 PM
Created: 09/20/2013 4:29 PM WDIO.com
It's time for Friday night lights, and Eyewitness Prep Sports Extra. Where we focus on High School football games going on in the Northland for the weekend of September 13.
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20
|LAKE OF THE WOODS||8|
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
|MOUNTAIN IRON-BUHL 1:00PM|
Labor Day Draws Heavy Tourism to Twin Ports
While more Americans are expected to hit the road for Labor Day weekend, Duluth is hoping to see its own increase in tourism numbers. Although gas prices are on the decline, some increases in travel-related expenses are encouraging vacationing families to pay attention to their budgets.
Minnesota Gas Prices Down from Last Year
Gas prices in Minnesota are lower than they were during the Labor Day weekend last year, and analysts say they could fall even further heading into the fall.
Grand Rapids Police Chief Leaves Post, City Agrees to Separation
The City of Grand Rapids and its police chief have agreed to part ways. A city councilor said the vote was unanimous at a meeting last Monday. Former Police Chief Jim Denny has been with the Grand Rapids Police Department since 1999.
Woman Hit by 2 Cars, Killed in Mille Lacs County
The Minnesota State Patrol says a 57-year-old woman died after she was hit by two vehicles in Mille Lacs County.
State Fair Visitors Eat Up Lots of Wireless Data
On top of corn dogs and fried cheese curds, visitors to the Minnesota State Fair are also eating up a lot of wireless data.