Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 4:21 p.m. Monday for person who was feeling very ill. Police WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department investigated property damage reported at 3:16 p.m. Monday from the intersection of Diagonal Road and 10th Avenue.
ST. PAUL — State and local water quality scientists will test water quality and biology in the Redwood and Cottonwood river watersheds this spring and summer. Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA), Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and Redwood-Cottonwood Rivers Control Area (RCRCA) staff will collect samples and data to determine the health of local rivers, streams and lakes.
PIPESTONE — Pipestone National Monument will host “International Migratory Bird Day” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 13. The event will feature bird walks, interactive exhibits, educational stations and more.
MANKATO — The Senior LinkAge Line is seeking Spanish speaking volunteers to assist individuals in understanding their Medicare benefits, long-term care options and providing forms assistance.
Crashes RUSHMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office investigated a vehicle in the ditch Sunday reported at 8:47 p.m. from the intersection of Jones Avenue and 270th Street. RUSHMORE — The Nobles County Sheriff’s Office received a report of multiple vehicles in the ditch Monday at 6:35 a.m. Monday. Rushmore Rescue and Worthington Ambulance were called in to assist.
MILFORD, Iowa — The Milford Police Department and other agencies are investigating a shooting that took place Sunday night in Milford. KTIV News reported. According to the KTIV report, Milford police received a report of a domestic disturbance Sunday at 9 p.m., which led officers to the home of Robert Brunner, 52. As officers approached to the home, Brunner fired several times at the officers.
LUVERNE — See Blue Mounds State Park’s newest spring arrivals at a Bison Calf Romp Saturday morning. Meet at the picnic grounds inside the park at 10 a.m. From there, park staff will assess where the bison are and if they can be viewed from the enclosure perimeter. If viewing is likely, a car caravan will be used to drive to the closest access point (potentially up to a four-mile drive) and hike to the best viewing vantage point. This may require some off-trail hiking in wet conditions.
PAUL — The Minnesota FFA Association named Karla Nelson the 2017 Minnesota FFA Star Farmer. Nelson, a Pipestone Area FFA member, received one of the association’s highest honors at the annual awards ceremony April 24 during the 88th Minnesota FFA Convention in ST. PAUL.
Clarification Residents paying into the Judicial Ditch 12 system will be responsible for the estimated $55,000 bill to repair a stretch on the Lloyd and Mary Winter property. It wasn’t clear in a story published in Thursday’s edition. Ambulance WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Ambulance was dispatched at 5:43 a.m. Friday to Ryan’s Road for a diabetic female with a pacemaker who was in distress.