Lonsdale Woman Crochets Hundreds Of Scarves For The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect and in June, at the age of 31, she had a heart transplant. Sammons was out at Valley Park in St. Paul Saturday giving back.
Heart Transplant Survivor Works To Warm The HomelessElizabeth Sammons was born with a heart defect. In June at the age of 31 she had a heart transplant. Now, she spends her time helping the homeless by crocheting scarves to help them stay warm. Elizabeth Sammons has spent countless hours crocheting scarves for the homeless.
Sheriff: Good Samaritan Saves Driver From Submerged Car In LonsdaleA Good Samaritan likely saved a man's live Tuesday morning after his vehicle went into a holding pond near Lonsdale, according to the Rice County Sheriff's Office.
3 Kids In Home During Lonsdale Drug BustThree people are in jail and three children are in protective custody after a drug bust Thursday in Lonsdale. The Rice County Sheriff's Office says agents from the Cannon River Drug and Violent Offender Task Force executed a no-knock search warrant at 11:25 a.m. at a residence -- where drugs, firearms and stolen property were suspected to be.
Sheriff: Driver Runs Stop Sign, Kills Woman; Alcohol A Possible FactorThe St. Croix County Sheriff's Office says alcohol may have contributed to a crash that killed a 54-year-old Wisconsin woman Tuesday evening.
2 Charged In Stabbing Death Of ‘U' StudentA romantic couple were charged Friday in the death of a University of Minnesota student last fall. Shavelle Oscar Chavez-Nelson, 32, and Ashley Marie Conrade, 24, were both charged with second-degree intentional murder, according to the Dakota County Attorney's Office.
Animal Shelter Director Struggling After Losing Home, Cats To FireThe director of a Minnesota animal rescue is trying to get back on her feet after she lost her home, and some animals, in a massive fire.
Memorial Held For 'U' Student Found Dead In LonsdaleA memorial service was held Sunday afternoon for a University of Minnesota student found dead more than a week after she went missing. Anarae Schunk, 20, was found dead Monday in a ditch near Lonsdale. Her loved ones held a memorial at the Burnsville Performing Arts Center. They said she'll be remembered for her passion, wit and compassion. Police believe she died at a Rosemount townhouse where she went with her ex-boyfriend and his girlfriend after they left Nina's Grill in Burnsville two weeks ago.
Police: Anarae Schunk Likely Died Day Of Bar ShootingRosemount Police, which is leading the investigation into the death of Anarae Schunk, said she likely died in Rosemount the same day her ex-boyfriend is accused of fatally shooting a man outside a Burnsville bar.
Police: Body Found In Lonsdale Was Missing 'U' StudentInvestigators say the body that was found early Monday evening in Lonsdale is that of a missing University of Minnesota student.
Fmr. Lonsdale Debt Collector Indicted For Bank, Mail & Wire FraudA 34-year-old former debt collector from Lonsdale has been indicted for bank fraud, mail fraud and wire fraud, the United States Attorney’s Office announced Thursday.
Man, 78, Crashes Paraglider In Bean FieldA 78-year-old man is injured after crashing his paraglider into a Rice County bean field.