Tuesday Jul 8
Panel to hear clemency bid in buried-alive case
The Illinois Prisoner Review Board will hear a clemency petition on behalf of a woman convicted of helping kidnap Kankakee businessman Stephen Small and burying him alive in 1987.
Wisconsin: ACLU asks judge to lift stay on gay marriages
Crabb issued an injunction a week later barring clerks from enforcing the ban but granted Republican Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen's request for a stay pending appeal.
Thief River Falls Times & Northern Watch
Players on the Northwest Stars, a collection of area girls who will play in the Pacesetters Great State basketball tournament June 29 at the Target Center in Minneapolis include, from left, Anahi Martinez, Stephen-Argyle; Holly Steer, Warren-Alvarado-Oslo; Savannah Riopelle, Stephen-Argle; Maddie Weberg, Stephen-Argyle; Autumn Thompson, ... (more)
Grain backlog one source of delays to Twin Ports shipping
Grain accounts for about five percent of the annual tonnage shipped out of the Twin Ports; but recent backlogs in the rail industry, specifically of grain, are holding up the rest of the shipping process and could be putting the Twin Ports at a disadvantage.
St. Cloud Times
Best-selling books in Central MinnesotaBest-selling books in Central...
Best-selling books in Central Minnesota Best-sellers from St. Cloud Barnes & Noble Booksellers Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/life/books/2014/06/21/best-selling-books-central-minnesota/11219987/ 5. "Think Like a Freak: The Authors of Freakonomics Offer to Retrain Your Brain," Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J.
BWW Interviews: MN Native GHOST Star Haunted By Longing for NYC
Steven Grant Douglas grew up in the "smallest town in Northwestern Minnesota," but had big dreams when he moved across the state and went to college in Duluth to study musical theatre and dance.