The countdown to Bentleyville is underway, and this year, there will be some new things for people to see, as well as more chances to win prizes as the annual Golden Ticket Candy Bar fundraiser kicks off Saturday through October 31st.
Officials are preparing to relocate six to eight mainland wolves to Isle Royale National Park, a first step toward rebuilding a depleted population of the predators that help keep the Lake Superior island's ecology in balance.
Crews are working to clean up after storms caused significant damage Thursday afternoon and night in southern Minnesota.
What better way to spend a rainy, windy, chilly Thursday than at the 27th Annual Chili Cook-off. There people had the chance to sample 21 different types of chili and help raise money for the Head of the Lakes United Way.