Charges: Driver Was Texting In McLeod County Crash That Killed BicyclistA 25-year-old Prior Lake woman is accused of texting while driving in an April crash that killed a bicyclist in McLeod County, according to charges filed Tuesday.
State Patrol: Crash East Of Hutchinson Kills Man, 81An 81-year-old Hutchinson man died Sunday morning in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 7 just east of Hutchinson, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 9:53 a.m. on Highway 7 in McLeod County.
Sheriff: Deputy On Leave After Assaulting Another OfficerThe Meeker County Sheriff's Office said a deputy is on paid administrative leave after it received a complaint of assaulting another officer. Authorities said they received a complaint that on Feb. 17, Deputy Taylor Fenrich assaulted another officer.
McLeod County Looking For Missing Man Near Belle PlaineThe McLeod County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 52-year-old man who has been missing since Oct. 4.
Dozens Appear In Courtroom To Support Christopher Rossing FamilyTwo months after Christopher Rossing disappeared after leaving a Howard Lake bar, the man charged in his case faced a courtroom packed with Rossing's friends and family.
Officials: Remains Found In McLeod Co. Not Human The McLeod County Sheriff's Office is investigating the discovery of what may be human remains in a park near Hutchinson.
State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash Near HutchinsonThe Minnesota State Patrol is on the scene of a fatal crash west of the Twin Cities Tuesday morning. Authorities were called to the area of Highway 7 and Highway 22, which is just east of Hutchinson, at about 5:33 a .m. on a report of a head-on crash involving two vehicles.
Man Found Dead Outside During Deep Freeze Authorities found a man dead outside Monday morning in central Minnesota, officials say, as another blast of arctic air hung over the state.
Police: Man Hurt In Hutchinson Officer-Involved ShootingAuthorities said a man was taken to a hospital after being shot by police in Hutchinson Friday morning. Police responded to a report of a suspicious man sleeping in the entryway of the Fairlane Apartments on the 400 block of High Street NE at about 8:10 a.m.
Reindeer Murder Devastates Family Famous For Xmas DisplayA Minnesota business that's brought Christmas cheer to families for years is in jeopardy. Bob Kendall’s five-year-old reindeer bull, Claus, was shot and killed two weeks ago. Claus was the head of Kendall’s reindeer clan, and would spend the holiday season in huge outdoor Christmas displays alongside the family’s other animals. “Claus was…very sincere, and he’s very loving and he always will come up to you because he always wants his apple,” Kendall said. He recalls the fateful day he found Claus.
Swimmer Reported Missing On Lake Near HutchinsonAuthorities said a swimmer has been reported missing after an adult male tried to get across Hook Lake Wednesday morning. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office was called to the lake, which is about three miles north of Hutchinson, at about 11:33 a.m.
State Patrol: 2 Hurt After Car Hits Horse In GlencoeAuthorities said two teenage girls west of the Twin Cities were hurt Thursday night when their car hit a horse. The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the crash at about 11:26 p.m. Thursday on Highway 22 in McLeod County near Glencoe.