New Prague Woman Charged With Distracted Driving In Death Of Le Sueur Co. ManA New Prague woman is facing distracted driving charges in an accident that left a 79-year-old bus driver dead. Susan Ann Russo, 47, faces one count of reckless driving causing death and one count of misuse of wireless communication device.
Man, 64, Dies After Losing Control On Snow-Packed RoadOfficials in southern Minnesota say a 64-year-old man died Saturday after losing control of his truck on a snow-packed road and crashing into a tree.
Le Sueur Co. Sheriff: 2 People Of Interest Questioned In Relation To Stolen Church BellInvestigators in Le Sueur County have identified two men in connection with a theft of a historic church bell. According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office, a church bell dating back to the early 1900s was stolen from St. Paul's Lutheran Church in German Lakes.
Woman Killed In Rear-End Crash ID’dOfficials have identified the person killed Tuesday morning in a crash behind a school bus. The State Patrol says 57-year-old Debora Trowbridge, of New Prague, died after her Ford Focus was rear-ended by a Chevy Silverado.
1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Crash By School BusAt least one person was killed in Le Sueur County in a crash near a school bus Tuesday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patriol, the crash happened at about 7:30 a.m. near Highway 13 and 380 Street, not far from Highway 99.
2 Charged In Le Center Drive-By ShootingTwo young adults face criminal charges for a drive-by shooting in Le Center last Saturday. The Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office says 19-year-old Senif Joel Garza is charged with second-degree attempted murder, drive-by shooting and criminal damage to property for allegedly shooting at a home on the 200 block of South Montgomery Avenue on Oct. 24.
Police: Girl Dies After Crashing Bike, Hitting Head On RockPolice say an 8-year-old girl has died a day after crashing her bike and hitting her head on a rock in Le Sueur County.
Sheriff: Teen Seriously Injured After Being Hit By BoatA 15-year-old girl suffered serious injuries in a boating accident Friday night. The Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office say Marah Elizabeth Bengston was hit by a boat at about 6:30 p.m. on East Jefferson Lake in Cleveland Township.
Officials: 2 Injured After Dirt Bike Hits Barbed-Wire FenceOfficials say two people were believed to have suffered serious injuries Saturday night in southern Minnesota after their dirt bike crashed into a barbed wire fence.
2 Injured In Le Sueur County CrashTwo people were injured after a head-on crash in Le Sueur County early Sunday morning. According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office, officials received a call around 1:53 a.m. of a two-car accident with injuries on North Shore Drive in Washington Township.
Kasota Man Accused Of Running Over Girlfriend, Fleeing SceneA 28-year-old Kasota man is in custody after allegedly throwing his girlfriend out of a vehicle, running over her and then fleeing the scene early Sunday morning. The Le Sueur County Sheriff's Office says they first received report of the incident at 4:30 a.m. at a residence in Kasota.
Son, On Killing Dad: 'Relieved Not To Have To Deal With Him Anymore'The 18-year-old man accused of fatally shooting his father in their rural Montgomery home told police he was "somewhat relieved he would not have to deal with him anymore." Police said 48-year-old Richard Joseph Nelson was shot at about 10:30 p.m. on Monday at his home on the 10600 block of Le Sueur Avenue.