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Looking Back: 1940 -- Nobles County ranks among top flax producers in Minnesota
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Altman 80th birthday
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Spessard 90th birthday
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September 2, 2014
Woman killed in crash identified
INWOOD, Iowa — The Iowa State Patrol has released the name of the woman killed in an accident Friday night near Inwood. The report identified the woman as Susan R. Bliek, 51, of Rock Valley, Iowa. The accident occurred at around 11:30 p.m. Jacob Kennet, 18, of Le Mars, Iowa, was...
September 2, 2014 - 9:01pm
Fatal accident reported late Friday night in northwest Iowa
INWOOD, Iowa - The Iowa State Patrol has released the name of the woman killed in an accident Friday night near Inwood. The report identified the woman as Susan R. Bliek, 51, of Rock Valley, Iowa. The accident occurred at around 11:30 p.m. Jacob Kennet, 18, of Le Mars, Iowa,...
September 2, 2014 - 11:14am
August 20, 2014
Minnesota traffic deaths surpass 200 for 2014
WORTHINGTON — Preliminary reports released Monday show that two motorcycle fatalities — one last week in Wright County, and one Sunday night in Rochester — have contributed to 204 people losing their lives on Minnesota roads so far in 2014. The number of deaths is 16 fewer than...
August 20, 2014 - 8:26pm
August 6, 2014
Slain officer remembered
WEST ST. PAUL — In a sea of blue uniforms and black-clad badges that gave way to an unabating column of squad car lights, thousands of mourners packed a West St. Paul neighborhood church and the surrounding streets Wednesday to pay their respects to fallen Mendota Heights police...
August 6, 2014 - 8:10pm
August 5, 2014
Rushmore woman dies in crash
KENNETH — A Rushmore woman was killed in a crash Monday afternoon after smoke from a controlled burn spread, causing her to rear-end a dump truck. Ashley Von Holtum, 26, was traveling northbound on Rock County 3 approximately ½ mile north of Rock County 8 at 1:50 p.m., where...
August 5, 2014 - 7:03pm
Rushmore woman dies in crash
KENNETH - A Rushmore woman was killed in a crash Monday afternoon, after smoke from a controlled burn spread, causing her to rear-end a dump truck. Ashley Von Holtum, 26, was traveling northbound on Rock County 3 approximately ½ mile north of Rock County Road at 1:50 p.m., where...
August 5, 2014 - 8:07am
July 31, 2014
Cop-killing suspect has long, violent criminal history
ST. PAUL — Facing prison time last year for assaulting a man and threatening his life, Brian Fitch Sr. assured a Dakota County judge that he was ready to turn around his troubled life. “I know I will be one of the small percentage of people who actually make the changes needed...
July 31, 2014 - 9:08pm
July 10, 2014
Minnesota mom, fatally struck while biking with kids, 'made everybody happy'
Andrea Boeve had one of those 1,000-watt smiles that could light up a room. Her laugh, friends say, was loud and happy and contagious. “I...
July 10, 2014 - 7:52pm
July 3, 2014
Pedestrian killed in downtown Luverne
LUVERNE -- A 71-year-old Luverne man is dead after being struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday in downtown Luverne. According to a press release issued by the Rock County Sheriff’s Department, Marv Cleppe was in a motorized wheelchair in the eastbound...
July 3, 2014 - 10:25pm
July 2, 2014
Charges filed in the death of Steen woman
LUVERNE — Formal charges were filed early Wednesday morning in Rock County District Court against the Brandon, S.D., man who killed Andrea Boeve, 33, of Steen, on Monday when she was riding her bicycle with her children. Christopher Weber, 25, is charged with one felony and...
July 2, 2014 - 8:54pm
June 9, 2014
Pilot’s body recovered, plane remains at bottom of Lake Superior
DULUTH — It was nearing sunset when they appeared. Three vessels. Three frothing wakes. One carrying a body reclaimed from Saturday’s plane crash. That was the sum total of a 12-hour day on Lake Superior, Monday, where 14 rescuers from a host of agencies spent the day first...
June 9, 2014 - 11:06pm
Program illustrates driving dangers to students
WINDOM — Every 15 minutes, someone in the U.S. dies from an alcohol-related car crash. To improve this statistic, Windom Area High School — in conjunction with the Windom Police Department, Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Office, Cottonwood County Probation, Cottonwood County...
April 9, 2014 - 9:08pm
Four young men killed in southern Minnesota crash
SLEEPY EYE — Four young men were killed Friday night in a collision near Sleepy Eye in southern Minnesota. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the men who died as Payton Ryan Adams, 17, of Sleepy Eye; John D. Mangen, 18, of Fairfax; Caleb B. Quesenberry, 17, of St. Peter; and...
March 9, 2014 - 8:13pm
March 1, 2014
Three college students killed in Twin Cities-area collision
NORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Three Carleton College students died on an icy road near Northfield on Friday after the SUV they were riding in spun out of control and crashed into an oncoming semi truck, the Minnesota State Patrol said. James Adams, 20, of St. Paul; Michael Goodgame, 20,...
March 1, 2014 - 9:48am
June 26, 2013
Balaton man killed in crash on MN 62
WINDOM -- A Balaton man was killed in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening in Cottonwood County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jason W. Steffes, 39, of Balaton, was deceased at the scene. The crash occurred at 6:03 p.m. Tuesday on Minnesota 62, west of Windom. Cody D....
June 26, 2013 - 8:30am