Updated: 08/29/2014 11:10 PM
Created: 08/28/2014 12:10 PM WDIO.com
It's time for Friday night lights, and Eyewitness Prep Sports Extra. It is where we focus on High School football games going on in the Northland.
Thursday, August 28
|MOOSE LAKE/WILLOW RIVER||24|
|LAKE OF THE WOODS||0|
|Friday, August 29|
|SPOONER (game canceled in the 3rd quarter due to lightning)||0|
Northlanders Work To Improve MN Child Protective Services
After a Minnesota boy died despite 15 reports of child abuse, Governor Mark Dayton organized a task force to improve the system and protect our kids. The group visited Duluth Wednesday for input from people in northeastern Minnesota.
Minnesota 'On the Edge' of Controlling Zebra Mussel Spread
The Department of Natural Resources has been working to stop the spread of zebra mussels in Northland lakes for years, and one local expert says they're on the edge of success.
Request Denied to Remove Judge on Peterson Case
A prosecution request to remove the judge handling the felony child abuse case against Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson has been denied.
Bilingual Signs on FDL Reservation Preserve Anishinaabe Culture
Two new bilingual signs have been put up in St. Louis County, to show the English and Ojibwe names of lakes.
Wade Stadium Gets New and Improved AstroTurf
New AstroTurf has been installed at Wade Stadium, and crews will be finishing up the final touches in the coming days. The turf means there won't be the need to water and fertilize the field next year.