Fire crews in Milaca get two or three calls a month to put out fires in and around their town of 3,000. It’s a lot of work for a volunteer force, but when the firefighters arrive on scene, they just might be greeted by a superhero.
A Milaca family is mourning the loss of a 7-year-old girl who was killed while riding home on her bike. The Mille Lacs County Sheriff says the driver of an SUV hit Alyssa Grimm shortly after sunset on Tuesday night.
The Minnesota State Patrol says a 7-year-old girl riding her bike on a Mille Lacs County road was killed by a motorist Tuesday night. Authorities say the Milaca girl was biking on County Road 8 about 10:15 p.m. Tuesday in the City of Pease when she was hit in the westbound lane.
Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota. The National Weather Service reports nearly 15 inches of snow in Milaca, 14 inches in St. Francis and over 10 inches in Pine City.
A Minnesota teenager who was driving the car when his sister died in an accident fought through his own pain to try to save her. The accident happened one week ago as 17-year-old Tristen Maetzold drove his three siblings to school in Milaca. His 13-year-old sister, Katrina, died. His 11-year-old brother, Devon, is still unconscious.
The Minnesota State Patrol says they are investigating a fatal crash that happened near Milaca Tuesday morning. Few details were immediately available, but the crash happened along Highway 23 at 127th Avenue, about a mile to the west of the city’s elementary and high schools.
A 33-year-old Milaca man is charged for allegedly having sex with a 17-year-old Onamia High School student, according to the Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office.
The Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s Office says an explosive device was found during a traffic stop Tuesday morning.
A worker was killed in an industrial accident in Milaca, Minn. Thursday morning.
A 50-year-old Milaca man has been indicted for being caught with at least 15,000 images of child pornography.
The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating a plane crash that killed two people near Milaca, Minn. Thursday morning.