A farmer in Corcoran, Minn. lost his dairy barn in a fire early Saturday morning. Fire officials received report of the blaze just after 10 p.m. Friday night when a passerby noticed flames coming from the dairy barn.
Last year, Minnesota corn farmers harvested 1.386 billion bushels of corn, just second to Iowa. It’s big business – about $9.2 billion — that has farmers working around the clock from mid-September through October to get the corn out of the ground before the first big snow.
Officials said Monday as many as 12 students were taken to a hospital with injuries after a school bus was involved in a crash in the northwest Twin Cities metro. Corcoran Police and the Rogers Fire Department were called to the scene at about 7:45 a.m. along with at least one ambulance at County Road 10 and County Road 50 in Corcoran.
The family of a little boy who died after a vehicle hit him is calling it a terrible accident. Two-year-old Henry Gonzalez Lucas died Thursday evening on a street outside his home in Corcoran. Family members said he was underneath a van when the accident happened. The driver didn’t realize he was under the vehicle and started to drive away.
Authorities say a 2-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a car Thursday evening in Corcoran.
A 68-year-old grandfather was injured Sunday in a helicopter accident in Corcoran.
Police are warning Minneapolis residents that there has been an increase in robberies in certain neighborhoods over the course of the last month.
Authorities have identified the 11-year-old boy who drowned Wednesday in Corcoran.
After being found underwater and unconscious in a pond in Corcoran, Minn., an 11-year-old boy was pronounced dead at North Memorial Hospital, police say.
Authorities are investigating if weather might have played a factor in an early morning fire west of the Twin Cities.
Fire crews have been busy this week with dryer than normal conditions, and Friday they battled a large blaze in the northwest suburbs.
Police are looking for a man who drove a white and black car with a red light on top and allegedly pulled over a woman in Corcoran, Minn.
A Corcoran man found unconscious outside his home Saturday is in serious condition, police said.
Some Minnesota fathers found themselves spending Father’s day with their children at the Hennepin County Fair in Corcoran, Minn.