The Granite City Lumberjacks and St. Cloud Norsemen notched early season wins at home on Friday night, while the Minnesota Twins came up empty-handed in Kansas City. On Saturday, the University of Minnesota, North Dakota State University, and St. John's University football teams will return to the field.
Rocori 54, Chisago Lakes 6
(Rocori improves to 5-0 and will play at Hutchinson next Friday)
Sauk Rapids-Rice 22, Cambridge-Isanti 12
(Sauk Rapids-Rice is 4-0 and will play at Bemidji next Friday)
Litchfield 28, Cathedral 8
(Cathedral falls to 1-3)
Monticello 18, Tech 6
(Tech is 0-5)
Willmar 14, Sartell-St...
The COVID-19 virus continues to be something we live with even though the majority of people who come down with the latest Omicron COVID-19 virus don't get severely ill. CentraCare spokesman Dr. George Morris joined me on WJON. He says the 3 reasons people are more likely to get severe symptoms are age, vaccination status and preexisting conditions.
Inflation has many consequences and Stearns County's Human Services Department is seeing those. Michael Pooler is the Human Services Director for Stearns County. He says they are seeing an increased demand for SNAP food benefits. The Federal Poverty Guide determines eligibility and this can be updated every October.