The Duluth East football team's only loss was in their season opener against the defending section champions Cambridge-Isanti. Since then, the Greyhounds have strung together back-to-back wins where explosive plays from their running back core have been difference makers.
The University of Minnesota is working to develop a faster test for chronic wasting disease in deer. Currently, tissue samples must be sent out of state and it takse a few days for results to come back.
The deadly deer virus, epizootic hemorrhagic disease has been confirmed in a group of whitetails in central Minnesota's Stearns County. The disease isn't contagious, but it can lead to fewer deer in the area.
Wisconsin Rep. Katrina Shankland has introduced a package of bills that would allocate $2.2 million to expand cost-sharing for carcass-disposal dumpsters and kiosks where hunters can put deer for testing.