Sheriff: Falling Tree Hits Truck In Winona County, Killing DriverA 66-year-old Winona man died Sunday night after a tree fell on his car while he was driving during storms in southeastern Minnesota, according to the Winona County Sheriff's Office.
Winona County Authorities Identify Missing BoaterWinona County authorities have identified a boater who went missing on the Mississippi River in southeastern Minnesota. Authorities on Monday resumed searching for 27-year-old Joshua Xiong of Onalaska, Wisconsin.
80-Year-Old Man Rescued From Grain Bin In SE Minn. An 80-year-old man is recovering after spending hours trapped in a grain bin near Lewiston, Minn. On Thursday at 11 a.m., the Winona County Sheriff's office was alerted to the incident at a farm along County Road 25.
MN Officials Warn Of High Water Levels Across State Lakes, RiversAfter another round of rain this weekend, officials are reminding Minnesotans of the dangers on lakes and rivers when waters are high. When Robert Duncanson fell out of his canoe, he held onto a tree branch along the river. But the current was too much, and the branch snapped before help arrived.
Body Of Missing Fisherman Found In WinonaSearch crews have found the body of a missing 88-year-old Stockton man who fell out of a canoe while fishing Friday morning. Winona County Sheriff Dave Brand says crews were dragging the river near Winona, when one of the drags caught the body of Robert Lester Duncanson on Saturday afternoon.
Sheriff: No Charges In Winona Crash That Killed 4Authorities said Monday that criminal charges won't be filed in a Jan. 5 crash in Winona that killed four people, including the driver. The Winona County Sheriff's Office said the driver, Christina Hauser, had a blood alcohol level of .168 at the time of the crash and was speeding. The sheriff's office said that because Hauser died, she couldn't face criminal charges in the case.
River Search Continues For Missing Lanesboro ManFive frigid days have passed since an SUV plunged into the Mississippi River, killing four people. The deadly accident happened Sunday morning in Winona after Andrew Kingsbury, Matthew Erickson, Christina Hauser and Blake Overland left a local bar. Searchers have spent the week trying to find the body of 29-year-old Kingsbury. Chief Deputy Ron Ganrude with the Winona County Sheriff's office has spent several days aiding in the search.
Search Resumes For 4th Victim Presumed DrownedA search for a fourth victim presumed drowned when an SUV plunged into the Mississippi River is resuming in Winona County. Sheriff Dave Brand says crews will drill holes in the ice and lower a camera into the river Tuesday.
22-Year-Old Wis. Man Dies In Minn. Towboat Accident One person is missing after a towboat went over the rollers of the Dresbach dam in eastern Minnesota. La Crescent firefighter Cassie Buehler says three people were involved altogether but she doesn't know the condition of the other two people.
Sheriff: Suspect Targeted In Mayo Clinic Pipe BombWinona County sheriff's officials say they've targeted a 17-year-old suspect in a pipe bomb incident at Mayo Clinic in Rochester.
Police Release Photos Of Items Found With Baby In RiverOne week after Labor Day boaters made the gruesome discovery of a dead newborn floating inside a plastic bag on the Mississippi River, investigators are explaining how leads in the case have grown cold.