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Thief River Falls City Council member quits in wake of City Hall fight

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — One of the Thief River Falls City Council members involved in last week’s fight with other civic leaders at City Hall has resigned.Josh Hagen, who said his health has suffered in recent months and has to walk with a cane, spoke briefly Tuesday at the council’s meeting befo


Three People Killed in Crash Near Red Wing

Red Wing, MN (KROC-AM News) - The Minnesota State Patrol is assisting the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Department with the investigation into a multiple fatality traffic near the Treasure Island Casino north of Red Wing on Saturday.The Goodhue County Sheriff’s Department says the two-vehicle collision w


Coming face to face with poverty

Frustration, anxiety, stress, embarrassment; these words encapsulate the feelings of the community members who participated in the United Way Poverty Simulation,Wednesday afternoon at the Red Wing Public Library.


Human leg found in Mississippi River near Kellogg

The approximate location of where a human leg was found in the Mississippi River on Saturday afternoon.Google MapsWABASHA, Minn. — A human leg — from femur to foot with the shoe still on — was found Saturday afternoon in the Mississippi River.According to a press release from the Wabasha County Sher


Hello, coconut cream: popular Wisconsin pie shop expanding to Red Wing

Alan Nugent, owner of theStockholm Pie & General Storein Stockholm, Wis., is openingPie Plate Cafe & Coffeein Red Wing’sPottery Place(2000 Old West Main St.) shopping complex.


Water softeners adding salt to Minnesota water bodies, study says

Home water softeners are sending a significant amount of salt into Minnesota’s lakes, streams and groundwater, according to a new study from the University of Minnesota.About 50 of the state’s water bodies have chloride levels that exceed its water quality standards, Minnesota Public Radio News repo


Around the state: Caregiver charged with neglect after disabled man dies

Caregiver charged with neglect after disabled man diesHASTINGS — The caregiver of a 19-year-old man with muscular dystrophy has been charged in Dakota County with neglect after taking him to a party where he consumed alcohol and died.Taylor Wellman, 24, of Inver Grove Heights, is charged with neglec


Minnesota man charged after large boulder falls off truck, kills 2 wom | Tulsa's 24-Hour News, Weather and Traffic

The commercial truck driver who had a large boulder fly off his vehicle in Minnesota, killing a mother and her daughter, was arrested Wednesday,WCCOreported.


Human leg found along Mississippi River in Wabasha County

Crews returned to the scene on Sunday, and the area was further searched, but no other items of interest were located, Warren said. The identity of the person is unknown.


Three dead after crash in southeast MN

WELCH TOWNSHIP – An crash late Saturday morning southeast of the metro left three people dead and two people hospitalized, according to the Goodhue County Sheriff’s Office.Goodhue County dispatched received a report at 11:45 a.m. of a two-vehicle accident on Goodhue County Road 18 in Welch Township,


Berg backs out of RPS offer, stays with Pine Island schools

PINE ISLAND — Pine Island Superintendent Tammy Berg has decided to stay in Pine Island, opting out of a position she’d been offered with Rochester Public Schools.According to an email sent Friday to Rochester school staff members from Superintendent Michael Muñoz, Berg withdrew her candidacy for the


3 killed, 2 injured in 2-vehicle crash in Goodhue County

WELCH, Minn. (KMSP)- Three people were killed and two others were injured in a two-vehicle crash in southeastern Minnesota Saturday morning.The accident occurred around 11:45 a.m. on County Road 18 in Welch Township. Three passengers were declared dead at the scene, according to the Goodhue County S


One injured in high-speed crash on Marion Road SE

Buy NowAn Olmsted County Sheriff’s deputy investigates a single-vehicle crash Saturday, July 14, 2018, on Marion Road Southeast in Rochester.Andrew Link / alink@postbulletin.com


Caregiver charged after taking disabled man to a party where he died

An Inver Grove Heights woman has been charged with the neglect of a vulnerable adult after she allowed a disabled man in her care to consume alcohol resulting in his death.On Aug. 5, 2017, Taylor Elaine Wellman, 24, arrived an hour late for her shift caring for a 19-year-old man with muscular dystro


Teen Threatening Mom Killed By Minnesota Police

The agency says deputies used a stun gun on the teenager, and two deputies fired their guns, hitting him. One deputy suffered injuries that were not life-threatening. The teenager's name hasn't been released.


No parking starting Monday on Red Wing's Fifth Street

RED WING — Fifth Street between East Avenue and Bush Street will become a no-parking zone starting Monday.The City of Red Wing Public Works Department announced there will be no parking on either side of Fifth Street while repairs to the storm tunnel located below the street are completed. The parki


Hastings man charged with vehicular homicide after boulder kills 2 in Rosemount

Prosecutors have filed charges of criminal vehicular homicide against a Hastings man suspected of driving away after an 1,100-pound boulder fell off his truck and killed two women passing by in a car.Joseph Paul Czeck, 33, made his first court appearance Friday and was charged with four felony count


Man charged in boulder crash that killed mother, daughter

ROSEMOUNT, Minn. - The driver of a truck carrying a 1,100-pound boulder that flew off the back, hitting and killing a mother and daughter in another vehicle has been charged in their deaths.A criminal complaint states 33-year-old Joseph Paul Czeck, of Hastings, didn't stop at the scene after the bou


Minnetonka High School Student Shot, Killed By Police

CHANHASSEN, Minn. (WCCO)— Minutes after Carver County Deputies arrived at a Chanhassen home, an emergency response call turned into a fatal police shooting.Right around 10 a.m. Friday, a woman called authorities for help, saying her son was suicidal and threatening her with knives and a baseball bat


Pedestrian killed in hit-and-run on I-694

VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn. – A woman was fatally struck by a vehicle that fled the scene on Interstate 694 early Friday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.