Sheriff: Man Drives Lawnmower Drunk, Kicks DeputyA southeastern Minnesota man is accused of driving a riding lawnmower while intoxicated and kicking a sheriff's deputy.
State Patrol: 1 Dead In Crash With Semi Near StewartvilleOne person was killed late Thursday morning after a crash with a semi-truck in southeastern Minnesota, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded just before noon to the crash, involving a pick-up truck and a semi, on Highway 63 about three miles south of Stewartville.
Rochester Officer Under Criminal Investigation Found DeadSheriff's officials say the death of a Rochester police officer under a criminal investigation appears to be a suicide. Olmsted County Sheriff Kevin Torgerson said Thursday Officer Mitchell Jensen was found dead of a single gunshot wound to the head at a park pavilion in Rochester Wednesday.
Report: Child, 1, In Critical Condition After Being Found In Tub Of Water A 1-year-old boy from southeastern Minnesota is in critical condition after being found into a tub of shallow water.
State Patrol Investigating Fatal Crash Near RochesterThe Minnesota State Patrol is on the scene of a fatal crash in southeastern Minnesota near Rochester Thursday afternoon. Authorities responded to the crash at about 3:04 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 42 and County Road 9, which is located just east of Rochester and north of Eyota.
State Patrol Investigating Deadly Crash In Southern MinnesotaThe Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash in southern Minnesota Wednesday morning. Authorities said the crash happened at about 8:23 a.m. on Highway 63 in Mower County at milepost 26.
Sheriff: Thieves Steal $500K In Jewelry At Rest Stop Near RochesterAuthorities are looking for four suspects after about $500,000 in jewelry was stolen from a van at a rest stop near Rochester early Monday morning.
Authorities Looking For Wanted Fugitive Near RochesterAuthorities in southeastern Minnesota are asking for the public's help as a fugitive who is wanted for fleeing police is at-large. The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office located the suspect, identified as 49-year-old Gregory Victor Ahlers of Lake City, at a residence on the 800 block of Paxton Road Southwest in Rochester Township.
Toddler Pinned Under Tractor In Olmsted CountyA toddler is recovering after being pinned under a tractor near Rochester Friday morning, according to the Olmsted County Sheriff's office. The 2-and-a-half-year-old boy was sitting on his grandfather's lap on a Kubota tractor while he was grading his driveway on the 300 block of 60th Avenue Southwest just before 10:45 a.m.
Sheriff: 2 Teens Die In Pine Island Murder-SuicideAuthorities are investigating an apparent murder-suicide after two teens were killed inside a southeastern Minnesota home early Monday night.
Authorities ID Body Found In Rochester QuarryAuthorities have identified the body of a man found in a quarry earlier this week near Rochester and are still calling his death suspicious.
Authorities Investigating Suspicious Death Near RochesterAuthorities received a report of a body found at about 5:45 p.m. Tuesday near a quarry in southeastern Olmsted County near Rochester.