The captain of the shipwrecked Costa Concordia cruise ship will be spending 16 years in an Italian prison. Francesco Schettino was convicted of manslaughter in the deaths of 32 passengers and crew members. The ship ran aground near Italy in January 2012.
CBS News has confirmed a White Bear Lake couple was among 30 people killed in the cruise ship disaster off the coast of Italy earlier this year. The bodies of Jerry and Barbara Heil were positively identified on Monday.
The son of a Minnesota couple who were never found after last month’s Italian cruise ship disaster says he’s glad his parents’ suffering is over and that they were together at the end.
A memorial service is set for 10 a.m. Saturday in White Bear Lake for Gerald and Barbara Heil, the couple who have yet to be found after the Costa Concordia went aground in Italy.
A memorial Mass has been scheduled for a Minnesota couple who are missing in the Italian cruise ship disaster.
The family of a Minnesota couple missing in the Italian cruise ship disaster have announced they will hold a memorial service in memory of their parents, after news that the search has been called off.
The children of a Minnesota couple missing in the Italian cruise ship disaster say the waiting has become “an extreme test” of their patience.
The children of a Minnesota couple missing in the Italian cruise ship disaster are still waiting for word about their parents.
Family members of a Minnesota couple still missing after last week’s cruise ship wreck say they’ve been meeting in Italy with rescue workers.
The family of an American couple missing in last week’s Italian cruise ship wreck say the pair is still unaccounted for.
From turning out for blood drives to pitching in at homeless shelters, the Minnesota couple missing since last week’s cruise ship disaster in Italy could always be counted on to help out, friends say.
The children of a Minnesota couple missing since last week’s cruise ship disaster in Italy said Wednesday their parents are not among those passengers whose bodies were recently recovered.
The family of a Minnesota couple missing after a cruise ship capsized off the coast of Italy say they have received no word on the couple.
The Heils are long-time members of St. Pius X Catholic Church in White Bear Lake, and their friends say they go to mass nearly every day and are very active in prayer groups.
The two Americans missing in the Italian cruise ship disaster are a couple from Minnesota.
The White Bear Lake community gathered in prayer Sunday after learning that two of their own are among those missing from the Costa Concordia cruise ship that crashed and tipped over off the Italian coast.
A couple from White Bear Lake, Minn. is among those missing from the Costa Concordia cruise ship that crashed and tipped over off the Italian coast, according to family members.