Here's a WJON FlashBriefing for November 29, 2017.

 

 

FATAL CRASH -- A Princeton man, killed and his passenger hurt in an ATV crash. 38-year-old Christian Voigt crashed into some trees and later died. His 10-year-old passenger, taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

MORE: http://wjon.com/princeton-man-killed-10-year-old-hurt-in-atv-crash/

 

DUMP TRUCK CRASH -- Three people, hurt when a vehicle turned into a dump truck and the truck rolled near New London Wednesday. non-life threatening injuries for all three.

MORE: http://wjon.com/three-hurt-in-crash-involving-dump-truck/

 

KEILLOR-MPR -- Minnesota Public Radio has terminated its contracts with former "A Prairie Home Companion" host Garrison Keillor. Keillor says he was fired because he put his hand on a woman's bare back as he tried to console her. Keillor says the woman recoiled, he apologized and she later told him she forgave him.

MORE: http://wjon.com/garrison-keillor-says-fired-over-alleged-improper-behavior/

 

BELL RINGERS NEEDED -- The Salvation Army of St. Cloud is looking for more volunteers to be bell ringers. They depend on volunteers to staff their red kettle appeal.

MORE: http://wjon.com/st-cloud-salvation-army-ringing-for-bell-ringers/

 

ST. JOSEPH SENIOR LIVING -- A new senior living facility opens in St. Joseph. Woodcrest of Country Manor is for 55-year-olds and up and includes options for apartments, around the clock nursing, personal support and other programs.

MORE: http://wjon.com/new-senior-living-facility-opens-in-st-joseph/

 

LAKE CALHOUN -- It still needs state and federal approval, but Hennepin County commissioners have approved changing the name of Lake Calhoun in Minneapolis to Bde Maka Ska -- which in Dakota means "White Earth Lake." Commissioners responding to a movement to rename the lake, named after Secretary of War John Calhoun, an outspoken slavery supporter.

MORE: http://wjon.com/hennepin-county-officials-ok-lake-calhoun-name-change/

 

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