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One killed, another critically injured in construction accident

One man was killed and another was seriously injured Saturday afternoon, both electrocuted during a construction site accident. Emergency personnel responded to the site at 17th Street NW and Hulett Avenue near North Alexander Park about 3:25 p.m., finding two men in cardiac arrest. A third remained

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-01-21 02:23:00

Alcohol Involved Critical Injury Crash in Owatonna

Owatonna, MN (KROC-AM News) - A man from North Dakota was seriously injured in a crash involving alcohol use and a semi-truck along I-35 in Owatonna on Saturday.The State Patrol report on the incident indicates 42-year-old Robert Johnson of Jamestown was suffering from life-threatening injuries when

KROC.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Storm watch worsens to warning

The National Weather Service's winter storm watch for the Albert Lea area tonight through Monday has worsened to a winter storm warning. According to the weather agency, total snow accumulation of 6 to 8 inches of snow is possible, with localized amounts of up to 10 inches. Ice accumulation of aroun

ALBERT LEA TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 07:39:36

Forecast: 9-13 inches of snow Monday in southern Minnesota

A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for Scott, Dakota, Rice, Goodhue, Le Sueur, Nicollet, Steele, Waseca and Blue Earth counties from 3 a.m. Monday to midnight Monday night. Total snow accumulations of 9 to 13 inches are expected. What - heavy snow and blowing snow expected. Travel will be very

SOUTHERNMINN.COM - 2018-01-20 23:43:00

Car Accident Leads To 17-Year-Old Being Shot And Killed In Rochester, Concealed Carrier Charged With Murder

ROCHESTER, MN - An altercation between a licensed firearms carrier and a juvenile following a minor car accident resulted in the death of the teen, and the arrest of the shooter. The charges are a bit murky, and the story is complicated. At the moment, all there seems to be is hearsay from different

CONCEALEDNATION.ORG - 2018-01-20 21:18:52

Man sentenced after violent incident in Rochester parking garage

38-year-old Ramon Jimenez Ruiz Jr. of Wanamingo was charged with two counts of 2nd degree assault with a dangerous weapon, domestic assault, ineligible person in possession of a firearm, terroristic threats, 4th degree criminal damage to property, and disorderly conduct for an incident on April 19,

KIMT - 2018-01-21 19:11:00

1 dead, 2 injured after worker strikes power line in Faribault

A Waterville man is dead after being electrocuted Saturday afternoon in a construction accident in Faribault. Another worker was seriously injured. Eric Hunter, 42, of Waterville, was electrocuted while working on a new senior living apartment building in northwest Faribault, police said. Three work

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 04:07:00

Winter Storm Warning Late Tonight and Monday

Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A low-pressure center cruising across the plains is forecast to deliver a messy and powerful winter storm to southeastern Minnesota on Monday. As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for southeastern Minnesota from 9 p.m. Sunday thro

KROC.COM - 2018-01-21 08:00:00

Flush valves help improve water quality

Q: What are the water discharge pipes that are along Westover Drive? There are at least three that have been installed. Each one has a separate meter attached and discharges water every morning at about 4 a.m. A: Angie Akos, water operations superintendent for Dothan Utilities, wrote in an email tha

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-21 22:00:00

'A man drinking liquor in front of an adopted bird ....'

Some of the best stories never get played on the front page of the newspaper. In 1959, the great Southern writer Truman Capote found the inspiration for his ground-breaking book "In True Blood" when he stumbled across a short article in the back pages of the New York Times. It briefly noted a crime

TALLAHASSEE DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 19:36:45

Newton museum prepares for grand opening

NEWTON - Walking among old farm equipment and artifacts, Terry Rust is acutely aware of the approaching deadline. When the museum in the Oates-Reynolds Memorial Building reopens Saturday, it will mark another step in an ongoing process to preserve and display mementos of the area's history. As direc

DOTHAN EAGLE - 2018-01-21 23:30:00

Federal government shutdown affects Southwest Georgia

With government at a standstill, you may be wondering how this affects you in Southwest Georgia. First, you will still get your mail, your taxes are still due by April 17th, you can still fly for all your travel needs, and you will get social security checks and food stamps. But Albany's Marine Cor

WALB 10 - 2018-01-20 23:23:31

Albany State drops heartbreaker to Fort Valley State

Albany State's Kayla Green drives to the basket against Fort Valley State. (Staff Photo: Chaunte'l Powell) Albany State's Aschanti Layfield makes a pass against Fort Valley State. (Staff Photo: Chaunte'l Powell) Albany State's Kayla Green makes a basket despite drawing a hard foul against Fort Valle

ALBANY HERALD - 2018-01-21 02:30:00

Snow hinders traffic, closes schools in Eufaula

Eufaula residents woke to a thin layer of snow on the ground Wednesday morning. Though the city only received, on average, 1.5 inches of snow, that was still enough to entice people outdoors for a snow day. All area schools cancelled classes Wednesday and Thursday and the county courthouses also clo


Albany business offers up to $20K for information in arson investigation

Firefighters said that around 2:40 a.m. on December 26, the suspect carried a can of gas behind the house, and then came back minutes later with a Molotov cocktail, which you can see him light in the video. Investigators pointed out how the suspect walks with his left arm wideout, away from his body

WALB 10 - 2018-01-20 17:43:59

Cowarts man loses cars and memories in morning fire

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PCR Hosts Annual Holiday Event

The Unalaska Department of Parks, Culture, and Recreation (PCR) hosted their annual Christmas Event last Saturday, December the 2nd. At the event, community members shopped at the Christmas bazaar, took pictures with Santa, and listened to Christmas stories read by Karen Kresh of the library. Vendo


Bering Sea Women's Conference Debuts Saturday In Unalaska

Organizer Beatriz Dietrick said the event has evolved from a clinic-sponsored health session into an independent storytelling conference. KUCB's Laura Kraegel sat down with Dietrick to learn more. BEATRIZ DIETRICK: This year, we decided to take it a little bit of a different route. It's not really h


Coast Guard medevacs woman from fishing vessel northwest of Unalaska

JUNEAU, Alaska - A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, forward deployed on the Coast Guard Cutter Sherman, medevaced a 26-year-old woman from the fishing vessel Seattle Enterprise 140 miles northwest of Unalaska, Alaska, Tuesday. The Dolphin crew safely hoisted the woman an


Unified Command scales down multiagency response to fishing vessel Akutan

Multiple agencies responded to the fishing vessel Akutan in Captains Bay near Unalaska, Alaska, August 18, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo UNALASKA, Alaska - The Unified Command, in response to the disabled fishing vessel Akutan in Captains Bay, mitigated the imminent and substantial threat of pollutio