At least one person was injured Wednesday morning when three Minnesota Department of Transportation snowplows were rear ended. MnDOT officials say the accidents occurred within three hours of each other on roads in the southeastern part of the state. Visibility has been an issue on these roads due to windy conditions and light-weight snow.
A 19-year-old Kasson man is charged with second-degree manslaughter in the death of a Byron teen, who died outside on a subzero morning after a night of drug use. According to the Dodge County Attorney’s Office, Darren James Rice is accused of kicking 15-year-old Noah Graddy out of Rice’s grandmother’s house in the early morning of Jan. 22.
Investigators found a body while searching for a missing 15-year-old Byron student on Thursday morning. According to the Dodge County Sheriff’s office, the body was found between Kasson and Byron in Olmsted County while crews were searching for Noah Graddy. The teen was last seen on Jan. 19, according to the “Find Noah Graddy” Facebook page.
Unless you’re one of the few teams to end a season with a state championship, there’s nothing like the feeling of winning a section title and earning that coveted trip to state.
A Rochester woman was sentenced Wednesday to more than 10 years in prison for helping an armed robbery of a McDonald’s in June of 2011, the Justice Department said.
It is now known that distracted driving was to blame for a crash that killed a 17-year-old girl in southern Minnesota last month.
A high school senior from the Rochester, Minn. area has died after rear-ending a school bus Tuesday afternoon. According to Byron Schools Superintendent Jeff Elstad, friends identified the victim in the crash as Deianerah Logan.
The two people killed in a head-on collision early Friday on U.S. Highway 14 east of Byron in southeast Minnesota have been identified.