delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:38:24 +0000 Residents in Sleepy Eye reeling from deaths of four young men Wed, 12 Mar 2014 09:29:27 +0000 Terri MelheimChris Flores Neubauer honored during last St. Mary's musical production Sun, 20 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Terri Melheim Dollars for Scholars dissolves, remaining funds go to schools Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Terri Melheim River Valley Speakers end season with state medals Sat, 19 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87 Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:59:58 +0000 By The Associated Press MEXICO CITY — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose novels and short stories exposed tens of millions of readers to Latin America's passion, superstition, violence and inequality, died at home in Mexico City around midday, according to people close to his family. He was 87.

Widely considered the most popular Spanish-language writer since Miguel de Cervantes in the 17th century, Garcia Marquez achieved literary celebrity that spawned comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles [...]]]> Morning Jolt: Evacuation order came too late for many on sinking ferry Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:59:39 +0000 In the news

An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos, a crew member said Thursday.

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Chelsea Clinton says she and her husband are expecting their first child later this year. The daughter of former President Bill Clinton and former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at a Clinton Foundation event in New York that she and her husband, Marc Mezvinsky, are "very excited" to be having their first child later this year. The former first lady says she's "really excited" about becoming a grandmother and it makes the work of [...]]]> Wildfire Prevention Week raises awareness of outdoor fire hazards Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:47:24 +0000 SEPS second grade teacher earns Golden Apple award Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 New fitness center hopes to gain some sweat equity in Sleepy Eye Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Terri Melheim Today in the News: Search continues for those missing from ferry disaster Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:50:38 +0000 News to know

Some 160 coast guard and navy divers searched for survivors inside the wreckage of a ferry that sank off of South Korea this morning. Cho Man-yong, a coast guard spokesman, said 16 divers approached the ferry Wednesday night but failed to get inside because the current was too strong. He said the water was very muddy and visibility [...]]]> Sleepy Eye Public baseball starts 1-2 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:27:43 +0000 Chris Flores Sleepy Eye Public JH softball places first Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:25:37 +0000 Chris Flores Indians softball team rolling Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:21:45 +0000 Chris Flores Sleepy Eye Public eighth graders win girls basketball tournament Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:18:25 +0000 Chris Flores St. Mary's, Sleepy Eye golf results Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:16:05 +0000 Chris Flores St. Mary's hosts volleyball tournament Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:12:02 +0000 Chris Flores Girls track team takes first Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:07:39 +0000 Chris Flores