Rice Lake Township Firefighter Died From Unknown IllnessOfficials say a veteran firefighter died from an unknown illness while on a medical-emergency call north of Duluth. According to the Minnesota State Fire Department Association, 57-year-old Randy Hiti of the Rice Lake Fire Department was responding to a call Wednesday night when he suffered a medical episode at his home.
Minn. Soldier's Civil War Grave To Be Re-DedicatedThe grave of a Minnesota soldier killed in the Civil War will be re-dedicated this weekend. Pvt. Edmund Sampare of St. Paul died in the Battle of Antietam on Sept. 17, 1862.
Funeral Set For Minnesota Soldier Killed In IraqA funeral is set Friday for a southern Minnesota soldier killed in Iraq last week.