Authorities have identified a Wisconsin man who was killed when a tree fell onto the pickup he was driving in southeastern Minnesota. Minnesota State Police identified the man as 50-year-old Wayne Burkhardt of West Salem, Wisconsin.
According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Silverado truck was heading south on Highway 26, just south of Nuemann Road near Brownsville, when a tree fell from the west side bluff as the truck was rounding a curve.
A 66-year-old Minnesota man died while snowmobiling west of West Yellowstone in Montana.
Mr. High School Sports may have had his hands full covering Week 4 of football season, but let the record show he did not forget the first WPIAL championship event of the 2010-11 academic year. […]