Police Hope Ring Will Help Identify Remains Found Near Albert LeaAuthorities hope pictures of a ring may help solve the mystery of a man's identity. A 10-carat gold ring with a large red stone was found with human remains near Albert Lea on Monday. It was described as resembling a class ring.
Police Investigating Suspicious Death In Albert LeaInvestigators are trying to identify human remains found off the shoulder of Interstate 90 in southern Minnesota. A landowner in Freeborn County called 911 Monday to report the discovery. The remains were found near a fence along the south side of I-90 near Highway 13.
Patrol: Driver Dies After Crashing Into Bridge PillarOfficials in southern Minnesota say a 28-year-old driver died Sunday morning after crashing into a bridge pillar.
3 MnDOT Plows Hit On SE Minn. Roads Wednesday MorningAt least one person was injured Wednesday morning when three Minnesota Department of Transportation snowplows were rear ended. MnDOT officials say the accidents occurred within three hours of each other on roads in the southeastern part of the state. Visibility has been an issue on these roads due to windy conditions and light-weight snow.
Sheriff: Thieves Steal $500K In Jewelry At Rest Stop Near RochesterAuthorities are looking for four suspects after about $500,000 in jewelry was stolen from a van at a rest stop near Rochester early Monday morning.
I-94 & I-90 To See Extra Patrols This WeekendDrivers in 15 states – including Minnesota -- are being asked to take part in a challenge on Interstate 90 and 94. If you're driving on the two interstates from Aug. 1 through Aug. 4, expect to see extra patrols.
Trooper Pulls Woman From Flooded Car On I-90The Minnesota State Patrol says a state trooper plucked a woman from her car after rapidly rising water flooded Interstate 90 and stranded her car in the southwest corner of the state near the South Dakota border. The Patrol says the water was over the driver's seat when she called 911 around 9:15 p.m. Monday.
Trooper Rescues Woman From Rising Waters In SW Minn.A woman had to be rescued as her car was being swallowed by rising waters from heavy rain on Interstate 90 in southwestern Minnesota Monday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Water Recedes In SW Minn., Eastbound I-90 Reopens The water has been going down in southwestern Minnesota, where officials closed all four lanes of Interstate 90 from Luverne to the South Dakota border.
MN Trucker Sought In Death Of Alaska Man In MontanaA trucker suspected in the hit-and-run death of a man on Interstate 90 in south-central Montana has been arrested. Sweet Grass County Sheriff Don Tonrud says 45-year-old David Welk of St. Cloud was arrested Thursday night just outside of Grundy Center, Iowa. He appeared in court Friday morning and waived extradition to Montana. Tonrud says the Montana Highway Patrol will transport Welk back to Montana.
Work Stopped Near Where Man Fell From I-90 BridgeWork has been temporarily halted near where a 19-year-old worker fell about 40 feet from the I-90 bridge. The state's project manager, Mark Anderson, says the site is the cofferdam at "pier two," but work on the rest of the project is continuing.
SD, MN Troopers Conduct I-90 Safety OperationHighway Patrol troopers from South Dakota and Minnesota and local law officers are cracking down on traffic violators on a stretch of Interstate 90. The daylong enforcement effort between Chamberlain, S.D., and Fairmont, Minn., began at 6 a.m. Thursday.