Xcel Energy Uses Helicopter To Add Bird Diverters To Upgraded Power LinesResidents of Northeast Minneapolis shouldn't be alarmed if they notice helicopters in the sky Tuesday morning. Xcel Energy is completing the upgrade to its transmission lines by installing bird diverters and new airline marker balls Tuesday.
Xcel Energy To Use Helicopters To Upgrade Mpls. Power LinesTwin Cities residents may notice more helicopters in the sky this December. Xcel Energy is upgrading its transmission line to improve electric services and it is using helicopters to get the job done.
FAA: Teen Started Helicopter At Mankato AirshowThe Federal Aviation Administration says a 17-year-old boy snuck into a Mayo Clinic helicopter at the Mankato Airshow Saturday and started it up. A spokesperson for the FAA says initial reports stated that the helicopter was started up by a young child, but the Mayo Clinic confirmed the culprit was actually a teen.
Florida Copter Crash Victims Include Former Wisconsin MarineThe sister-in-law of a former Wisconsin man killed in a helicopter crash was a proud Marine and a wonderful father.
Man Seriously Injured In Renville Co. Rollover CrashA Hutchinson man is in serious condition after a rollover crash Friday afternoon in Preston Lake Township, near Buffalo Lake, Minn. The crash happened at about 4:45 p.m. on County Road 24, a half mile north of County Road 23, according to the Renville County Sheriff's Office.
Low-Flying Helicopters In Twin Cities Part Of Military ExerciseIf you're hearing or seeing helicopters around the Twin Cities metro, don't be alarmed. The St. Paul and Minneapolis police departments say it is part of a training exercise involving military helicopters.
Reggie Wayne's 4 Most Ridiculous Colts Training Camp EntrancesIndianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has earned a reputation for his flashy training camp arrivals and this year was no different. In keeping with tradition, Wayne stepped up his training camp arrival game.
Helicopter Pilot, 71, Critically Injured After Crashing Into BarnA 71-year-old St. Cloud pilot is in critical condition after crashing a helicopter into a barn roof in Morrison County Wednesday morning.
Bicyclist Flown To Hospital After Collision With Car In Anoka Co. A helicopter flew a bicyclist to North Memorial Medical Center Tuesday evening after the cyclist was hit by a car in Anoka County.
Bicyclist Hit By Car While On MN Cycling TourIn the midst of his "Bicycle Around Minnesota" tour, Gerald Johnson was hit by a car outside of Paynesville, Minn., and airlifted to the hospital. While driving a her car at 9:12 a.m. Friday at the intersection of County Road 16 and 293rd Avenue -- 2 miles north of Paynesville, Minn. -- Josie Magnan drove through without stopping at the stop sign, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office.
John Williams Video Smack Down For 2-12It got real on a Korean Reality Show....Check it out on Today's Smack Down!
Grandfather On His Way To Family Escapes Fiery HelicopterA 68-year-old grandfather was injured Sunday in a helicopter accident in Corcoran.