A 43-year-old Minneapolis man and a 53-year-old Princeton man died over the weekend in apparent drownings on a northern Minnesota lake, according to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office.
A 21-year-old woman from Ramsey died on Aug. 5 after a medical problem caused her to go into the water of a western Wisconsin lake, authorities said Monday.
A 68-year-old man is dead after an apparent drowning on Sand Lake.
Authorities have identified the 11-year-old boy who drowned Wednesday in Corcoran.
A 68-year-old man drowned Sunday after attempting to swim to shore on Moose Lake.
Less than a month into summer and there have been several drownings on Minnesota waterways. The latest numbers from the Department of Natural Resources show 25 drownings since May, six of which happened on boats. In every boating case, the victim wasn’t wearing a life jacket.
A man who died after drowning in Lake Kohlmier has been identified, according to the Steele County Sheriff’s Office.
Authorities are investigating after a 35-year-old woman drowned in western Wisconsin Wednesday evening. The drowning happened at about 6:50 p.m. just north of Buffalo City, a city which sits alongside the Mississippi River.
Police pulled the body of a man in his early 20s from Lake Lomond Sunday afternoon in Clearwater County in northwestern Minnesota.
A six-year-old boy drowned Saturday evening in Wirth Lake at Theodore Wirth Park in Golden Valley, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.
A man was pulled from Lake Independence in Baker Park Saturday afternoon.
As a big chunk of the U.S. deals with hot weather, people are heading into pools and lakes to cool off. That has public health officials worried about a heightened risk of drowning.
A 67-year-old man from Nashwauk, Minn., drowned on July 4 at Bray Lake, police say.
A 5-year-old boy drowned in a lake Tuesday evening just west of Rush City, according to the Chisago County Sheriff’s Office.
The search will resume Monday morning for the latest apparent drowning victim, a boater who disappeared on Centerville Lake on Sunday.