Crow Wing County Homeowner Rescues Three Hunters In Capsized BoatThe 71-year-old rescuer saw shiny movement across Camp Lake and realized someone was in trouble.
Police: Boy Found Unresponsive In Water Near Breezy Point ResortA missing 3-year-old boy was found unresponsive in Pelican Lake in Breezy Point, Minn. Friday evening, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office. Law enforcement responded to a report of a missing child near Breezy Point Resort just after 7:30 p.m. Within minutes, the boy was found in the water by relatives.
Pine River Man Dies In Crow Wing Co. CrashA 34-year-old Pine River man is dead after a single car crash in Crow Wing County early Sunday morning, according to the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office.
Burning Restrictions Coming To Central Minn. Next WeekSpring temperatures are finally climbing to normal highs in Minnesota, and the Department of Natural Resources wants to remind the public that as the snowpack melts, burning restrictions are falling into place.
DNR: Burning Restrictions To Take Effect Sunday For 23 CountiesThe Department of Natural Resources plans to put counties in central and southeastern Minnesota under tighter campfire and open burning restrictions starting Sunday.
Major Disaster Declared In 16 Areas In Minnesota A federal disaster declaration has been issued for 13 Minnesota counties and three tribal nations after preliminary assessments showed recent floods and storms caused more than $108 million in damage.
June Storm & Flooding Damage = $108 MillionThirteen Minnesota counties and three tribal nations have been declared major disaster areas, and are now eligible for federal public assistance.