Residents in parts of northern Minnesota are cleaning up Tuesday after severe storms swept through the area late Monday night. The Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office said that the area of McGregor was hit hard, particularly the Eagle Point Camp Ground on Big Sandy Lake.
While it may appear to be a postcard perfect morning in the woods just north of McGregor, Minn. the long, tough winter has taken a toll on woods and the state’s whitetail deer. “There’s over three-feet of snow still in the woods,” volunteer Dan Guida said.
For the second time this summer, a Minnesota swimmer has been attacked by an otter.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says tests find bacterial levels are safe at Big Sandy Lake near McGregor.
The driver of a car that struck and killed a University of Wisconsin-Stout student has been acquitted of charges.
The body of a missing McGregor man has been found in woods near where he was last seen more than a month ago.
A University of Wisconsin-Stout student is facing felony charges after an alleged drunk driving accident that killed a fellow student.