President Barack Obama has declared a major federal disaster for five southwestern Minnesota counties hit by an April ice storm.
Two people died when their car slid into the path of a semi on a slippery Rock County highway.
Rock County authorities have arrested a Whitewater man on a tentative charge of fourth-offense drunken driving after deputies say they found him asleep in his car with the engine still running.
A 14-year-old boy is dead and three other children are in critical condition after a vehicle carrying seven people went off the road in Rock County. Police say none of the kids injured in the crash were wearing a seat belt.