Police are investigating the death of a 64-year-old woman who went missing and was then found in Freeborn Lake on Monday morning. Officers were first notified of the woman’s disappearance after a vehicle was reported empty at Arrowhead Park.
A June storm has brought heavy rain and hail to parts of southern Minnesota. The storm rolled across the south-central part of the state and the Twin Cities Wednesday morning.
State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.