Chisago County Home Damaged In Early Morning FireA Rush City home sustained damage in an early morning fire Wednesday. According to the Chisago County Sheriff's Office, just after 2:30 a.m. officials received a call of a house fire on the 700 block of West 3rd Street.
Sheriff: Driver With 5 DWIs Crashes Car, Flees SceneA man with a history of drunken driving and another person were injured in a crash in eastern Minnesota Monday morning.
State Patrol: Rush City Woman, 47, Dead In Broadside CrashThe Minnesota State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash involving alcohol in St. Louis County early Friday morning.
Army Veteran Rescues Eagle Stuck In TreeIt's the Fourth of July weekend, so it's fitting to hear a story about an eagle rescued by a veteran.
Police Arrest Wanted Man Following PursuitOfficers from three law enforcement agencies pursued a driver who fled from an attempted traffic stop in Chisago County.
2 Weeks After Cardiac Arrest, Rush City Teen Back At SchoolA teenager is back at school two weeks after he went into cardiac arrest during gym. Last month, Jared Loomis collapsed during Phys. Ed. at Rush City High School. He went into cardiac arrest and he wasn't breathing.
U.S. Attorney: Two Gang Members Indicted In Witness Retaliation PlotTwo men charged with plotting to retaliate against a trial witness were indicted in a St. Paul federal court Thursday, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney's office.
Minn. Lawmakers To Debate Growing State Prison PopulationMinnesota's top corrections experts are looking at ways to ease the strain on the state's overcrowded prisons. Minnesota has one of the fastest-growing prison populations in the country, despite a drop in the crime rate.
4H Students Settle In To Reality Of Bird-Free FairsPeople visiting county fairs this summer are starting to notice something is missing: birds. The Chisago County Fair opens Thursday in Rush City. And like every other fair in the state, it has been directed to cancel its live poultry exhibits to prevent the possible spread of bird flu.
Sheriff: Fifth Grader Arrested After Writing Threatening MessageOfficials in Chisago County say a fifth grader was arrested Wednesday after an investigation showed he or she wrote a threatening message on the wall of the school's time out room.
Sheriff: Meth Lab Raided In Chisago County Regional and local drug agents say three people are in custody after they raided a methamphetamine lab in Chisago County. Sheriff's officials say the East Central Drug and Violent Offenders Task Force, SWAT officers and deputies executed a narcotics search warrant at a residence in Rush City Tuesday.
Pilot Suffers Non-Life Threatening Injuries In Rush City Plane CrashAuthorities said a pilot suffered non-life threatening injuries after a plane crashed at the Rush City Airport Saturday night. The Chisago County Sheriff's Office received a report of a plane crash at the airport at about 7:13 p.m.