Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 26 counties after storms and flash flooding last month. The executive order will allow the state to call for federal disaster assistance in the areas hit hardest by storms.
The Nature Conservancy says it has protected nearly 150 acres of prairie and wetlands it will add to its 650-acre Ordway Prairie Preserve in Pope County in west-central Minnesota.
A fugitive accused in Pope County of kidnapping and beating his ex-girlfriend has been arrested in Anoka County.
Authorities have found the Mounds View man who allegedly kidnapped his former girlfriend last week.
A man who is suspected in the abduction of a Pope County woman is still at large and was spotted in another vehicle Saturday, according to authorities.
The hunt continues Friday morning for the man behind the abduction of a Pope County woman.
Police have found the 30-year-old Pope County woman who was allegedly abducted by a man Thursday morning.
Police are asking the public’s help in finding a 30-year-old Pope County woman after she was allegedly kidnapped by a man Thursday morning.
One person is dead after a crash in Pope County Monday afternoon, authorities said.
Authorities are trying to figure out what caused the death of a Glenwood firefighter on Monday, Fire Chief Dale Danter confirmed on Tuesday.