Two good Samaritans traveling through central Minnesota over the weekend used a snorkel to great effect, but not underwater. The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office says the two used the piece of swimming equipment to help a man pinned inside of a car breathe until emergency crews could get him out.
A 61-year-old man died Monday morning in central Minnesota after an oversized load on a semi hit an overhead railroad bridge and fell on a car, the State Patrol says.
The Old West is long gone. But near the western Minnesota town of Milan, a part of it is still very much alive. Rodeo runs in J.D. Struxness’s blood. Both his aunts and his dad were in high school rodeo and qualified for nationals.
Each Tuesday night from September to May, the More Café in Milan adds a special Scandinavian dish to the menu, known as potato klub. The locals swear by it.