Isanti County

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Motorcyclist Killed In Isanti County Crash Identified

A motorcyclist who was killed after crashing into another vehicle in Isanti County Sunday afternoon has been identified.

07/28/2015

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Motorcyclist Killed In Isanti County Crash

A motorcyclist was killed after crashing into another vehicle in Isanti, Minnesota Sunday afternoon. The crash happened along Highway 47 near 261st Street at about 4:15 p.m.

07/27/2015

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Homeowners Begin Cleanup After Massive Fly Infestation

Earlier this month we told you about some Isanti County families who were dealing with a serious fly issue. Homeowners along County Road 42 were dealing with a major fly infestation.

06/29/2015

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Isanti Co. Authorities Seek Help Finding Man Who Held Up Gas Station Wearing Fake Dreads

Officials in Isanti County are asking the public’s help in finding the man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint while wearing a Jamaican cap with fake dreadlocks sewn into it.

06/25/2015

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Little League Field In Minnesota

There are movies made about stories like that of Russ and Ann Mann’s. “I really wanted to build something that nobody else had,” Russ said. There are two little league baseball fields, nestled in Isanti County, built from the sheer drive of two salt-of-the-earth people.

06/11/2015

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Blow Flies In Manure Causing Major Problems In Isanti County

A fly infestation is creating the wrong kind of buzz in Isanti County. Neighbors along 289th Avenue say it’s gotten so bad, they can’t even spend time working in their yards. County officials say manure spread onto a nearby field is to blame.

06/04/2015

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Patrol: 2 Killed When Motorcycle, Car Collide In Isanti Co.

The State Patrol says two people died Saturday night in a head-on collision in Isanti County.

05/17/2015

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Cambridge Man, 39, Killed In Motorcycle Accident

A Cambridge man has died after a motorcycle accident early Thursday morning. The Isanti County Sheriff’s office says the accident happened at about 1:52 a.m. near the area of 331st Avenue Northwest and Walbo Drive Northwest.

05/15/2015

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Sheriff: Andover Man Ejected From Bed Of Pickup Truck, Dies

The Isanti County Sheriff’s Office says a 31-year-old Andover man has been killed in a crash Wednesday night. The county dispatch received a 911 call at 7:10 p.m. reporting a motor vehicle accident with injuries on the intersection of Fortman Street Northwest and 383rd Avenue Northwest.

04/23/2015

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Windy, Dry Conditions Challenge Firefighters For 2nd Day

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.

04/02/2015

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No One Hurt In Cambridge Structure Fire

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.

03/10/2015

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Crews Battle Cold Weather, Fire In Isanti County

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.

02/15/2015

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Man Rescued From Overturned, Submerged SUV

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.

01/19/2015

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Isanti Co. Deputy, Passerby Pull Elderly Woman From Fire

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.

01/12/2015

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Heavy Damage In Isanti County Squad Car Crash

A Minnesota State Patrol squad car collided with another vehicle in Isanti County around 6 p.m. Friday.

01/09/2015

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State Patrol Investigates Fatal Crash In Isanti Co.

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.

08/15/2014

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We ‘Never Hurt Amy': Pagnac’s Mom On Investigation

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.

06/11/2014

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2 Killed After Van U-Turns In Front Of Motorcycle

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.

05/30/2014

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Coon Rapids Woman Killed In Isanti County Crash

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.

05/24/2014

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High Water Levels On Green Lake Threaten Isanti Co. Residents

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.

05/19/2014

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Neighbors Often Help Defend Homes From Flooding, But Not Like This

>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.

05/05/2014

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Elderly Woman Killed In Isanti Co. Crash

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.

04/16/2014

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Cambridge Man Convicted In Road-Rage Shooting

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.

03/14/2014

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2 Dead After Fire Destroys Isanti County Home

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.

11/13/2013

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1 Dead After Car Flips, Submerges In Swamp

The Isanti County Sheriff’s Office says a male victim died after his car was found upside down inside a swamp Friday.

11/11/2013

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