Firefighters rescued two boys from the steep sides of an old mine pit on the Iron range.
It was a dramatic rescue at Minnehaha Park on Wednesday.
Forty-five-year-old Daniel Suter and his 6-year-old son went out fishing. When the little boy fell off the pontoon boat, Suter went in the water to help. The boy made it to shore, but Suter didn’t.
The U.S. Coast Guard was rescuing one kayaker from chilly Lake Superior when they learned another kayaker also needed help.
A Minnesota man was rescued from the Mississippi River in La Crosse.
Authorities received a report of five juvenile canoers in distress on the river at about 1:39 p.m. Tuesday, according to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office.
A 50-year-old Lake City man has drowned in Lake Pepin after he tried to rescue his dog, but was knocked out by an electrical shock.
Police have identified the Crosslake woman who died last week as she tried to stop a rolling pickup truck that her 2-year-old nephew was in.
Three people were rescued late Saturday night after the boat they were traveling in started sinking.
A Hibbing helicopter crew has rescued six men who were lost in a swampy forest in northeastern Minnesota at night.
The mission of Life Link III is to try and save people, not search for them, but on Wednesday night in the far reaches of Northern Minnesota, they were asked to go on a different mission.
Duluth firefighters have rescued a man clinging to an overturned kayak in Lake Superior.
The doctor who has been accused of accidentally killing Michael Jackson helped save a life on an airplane en route to Minneapolis.
Three boys whose boat capsized on the Otter Tail River were fine after being rescued by Minnesota and North Dakota authorities.
Winona firefighters had to rescue a man from the flooded Mississippi River.