High winds and dry conditions made for a challenging past couple days for Minnesota firefighters. The Isanti Fire District says crews battled blazes in Bradford and Athens townships in Isanti County Thursday.
No one was hurt after a fire broke out in a Cambridge building early Tuesday morning. According to the city of Cambridge, around 1:35 a.m. the Cambridge Fire Department received a call reporting flames from windows at a building in the 100 block of Main Street South.
Authorities said temperatures around zero made it very difficult to battle an overnight fire in Isanti County. Authorities were called to a home in Athens Township on a report of a fire.
Rescuers who pulled a man from his car after it plunged into an icy creek are shocked he survived. Yee Vang of East Bethel owes his life to those rescuers who had the right equipment to get him out quickly.
An Isanti County deputy pulled a victim from a house fire with the help of a passerby Monday morning, according to the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office.
A Minnesota State Patrol squad car collided with another vehicle in Isanti County around 6 p.m. Friday.
The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in Isanti Co. Friday morning. According to police, the crash occurred just before noon Friday at Highway 47 and Highway 95.
Amy Pagnac would have been 38 years old this week. Some 25 birthdays have passed since she went missing from an Osseo gas station. But what was once a cold case is now active. Officers searched her childhood home in Maple Grove in May. Last week, they excavated the family farm in Isanti County.
A 43-year-old woman was killed after the motorcycle on which she was riding crashed into a van west of Cambridge, Minn. Thursday evening. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened along Highway 95.
A 68-year-old Coon Rapids woman has died after the car she was in drifted off of an Isanti County road and struck a tree Friday afternoon. Authorities received a report of a crash just before 2 p.m. A witness says the vehicle, a 2012 Kia Sedona, was traveling southbound on Highway 47 near 253rd Avenue North when it drifted onto the right shoulder, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Lake residents in parts of east central Minnesota are hoping for drier weather soon as high water remains a big problem for many near Green Lake in Isanti County. High water is typical of many lakes in Isanti, Chisago and Anoka Counties. Heavy spring rains and snowmelt have swollen lake levels, putting a pinch in the start of the boating season.
>When water began creeping close to cabin homes along Green Lake in Isanti County, owners jumped into action. They went to the internet to buy sandbags but instead learned a local company, right down the street, had an invention designed to save their homes.
An 85-year-old Princeton woman is dead after a crash in rural Isanti County Wednesday morning, according to the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office. At 7:05 a.m., the Isanti County Communication center received several calls reporting a crash in the area of Isanti County Road 5 and Feldspar Street Northwest.
A Cambridge man was convicted Friday on charges stemming from the shooting of a man during a road-rage incident outside of the Isanti County Police Department in 2012. Joseph Duane Kadlec, 73, was convicted of first-degree assault, second-degree assault and reckless discharge of a firearm by an Isanti County jury. According to a criminal complaint, Kadlec shot Kyle William Ronning in the chin during an argument after a road incident on southbound Highway 65 on Sept. 29, 2012.
Two people are dead after fire swept through their rural Isanti county home. The fire was discovered shortly before noon on Thursday near the town of Braham, and the names of the deceased will be released once family has been notified.
The Isanti County Sheriff’s Office says a male victim died after his car was found upside down inside a swamp Friday.
Authorities say a 50-year-old Cedar, Minn. man died after being discovered outside his crashed SUV in Isanti County.
A Habitat for Humanity trailer that was stolen in Western Wisconsin has now been recovered in Minnesota. The trailer full of tools was stolen last week in Grantsburg, Wis.
Minnesota House Republicans have picked Rep. Kurt Daudt as their new minority leader.
A motorcyclist was killed in a head-on crash in Isanti County Tuesday evening. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened at about 10 p.m. on Highway 47.
Three people have been arrested after a two-month-long undercover investigation seized 24 pounds of khat in Cambridge, Minn., according to the Isanti County Sheriff’s Office.
Not wanting to take too much credit, Peter Taunton says hundreds of others would have done the same thing.
Isanti County Sergeant Chris Caulk says someone stole dozens of bronze star markers from the graves of troops.
A dump truck was hit by a train near Grandy, Minn. on Monday.
A Kanabec County Chief Deputy who was sentenced in connection with a recent driving under the influence case has resigned from his position, effective immediately.