Belle Plaine

BCA Looking For Thieves Who Stole Safe From Elderly Minn. ManThe Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is seeking the public's help in finding two thieves who stole thousands of dollars' worth of CDs and bonds from an 85-year-old Belle Plaine man. Officials say the theft happened in early May, and that the victim was a retired doctor. The thieves allegedly knocked on the victim's door and told him they were roofing contractors.
Fourth Motorcyclist Killed In As Many Days In MinnesotaA fourth motorcyclist has died in a crash in as many days in Minnesota.
ME: Belle Plaine Man, 24, Dies In Motorcycle CrashOfficials in Hennepin County say a 24-year-old man died Saturday morning following a motorcycle crash in Belle Plaine.
Senior Living Facility Evacuated In Belle Plaine Due To Burst PipeAn assisted living complex in Belle Plaine was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a burst pipe in the third floor flooded much of the building, leaving more than a dozen residents with nowhere to go.
Ryan Dungey Races To His First Victory Of SeasonRyan Dungey raced to his first 450SX victory of the AMA Supercross season and 15th overall, leading 19 of 20 laps Saturday night at Angel Stadium.
Winter Season Brings Increased Risk Of House FiresThe weather may be above freezing, but we are still in the trenches of winter. With that, comes the increased risk of home fires. Last year, Red Cross workers responded to more than 700 house fires in Minnesota.
1 Hospitalized After Belle Plaine FireOne man is in the hospital after firefighters pulled him from a burning home in Belle Plaine Thursday morning. Firefighters said that same man called them around 1:30 a.m. to say his house was on fire.
McLeod County Looking For Missing Man Near Belle PlaineThe McLeod County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 52-year-old man who has been missing since Oct. 4.
Police: Father Charged In Connection With Death Of 2-Month-OldThe father of a two-month-old Belle Plaine, Minn. boy has been charged with murder in connection with the infant's death. Joshua Scott Sundblad, 24, has been charged with one count of third degree murder.
Ryan Dungey Sweeps 450 Class Motos At Washougal Ryan Dungey swept the 450 Class motos Saturday in the Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship's Washougal National for his third victory of the year. Dungey, the Red Bull KTM rider from Belle Plaine, Minnesota, raced to his 30th career 450 Class victory. He's second in the standings, 14 points behind teammate Ken Roczen with three races left.
Small Town Comes Together To Help Local Coach Who Lost Home To MudslideThe floods of the summer of 2014 will be remembered for years to come. But for one area high school basketball coach they are still too real. Randy Carlson and his family lost their home to a mudslide in June. They had to run to escape it. Now, the house is a total loss and none of the damage is covered by insurance.
Dayton Meets With Emergency Managers On FloodingGov. Mark Dayton made the rounds of more Minnesota cities along flood-swollen rivers Tuesday to meet with emergency managers and local elected officials. Delano City Administrator Phil Kern told the governor a conservative estimate of damage from the Crow River is already at $250,000, about 10 percent of the city's budget.