Here's a WJON FlashBriefing for June 5, 2017.

 

 

TRAUT MURDER -- A North Dakota jury's convicted a Fargo man in the deaths of two people. Ashley Hunter -- convicted -- in the hammer-beating death of 24-year-old Sartell native Sam Traut and another man in separate incidents.

 

MOTORCYCLE CRASH -- A motorcycle driver lost control on a curve and was thrown from her bike in Morrison County. 41-year-old Deanna Kampa hurt in that Sunday afternoon crash, southeast of Genola.

 

MELROSE GRANT -- Melrose is getting nearly $1.3-million dollars in state disaster recovery funds to help rebuild its downtown. Eleven business were affected by a fire last fall.

 

RESORT WORKER SHORTAGE -- Minnesota resort owners are scrambling to find summer worker workers. The state says baby boomers in popular resort areas are retiring faster than they can be replaced.

 

EDEN VALLEY-WATKINS VOTE -- Voters in the Eden Valley-Watkins school district will decide Tuesday on a $12-million dollar school bond question. The vote will decide whether the public is willing to pay for district-wide improvements and better maintain existing facilities.