Senate Passes Gas Tax Increase To Fund Road, Bridge RepairsState officials say about half of Minnesota roads and bridges are more than 40 years old, nearing the end of their useful lives.
4-Year-Old And Her Mother Seriously Injured In Crow Wing County CrashA head-on collision between a car and a pick-up truck in Crow Wing county left a 4-year-old girl and her mother seriously injured.
1 Dead In St. Croix Co. CrashA two-vehicle crash in St. Croix County has left one man dead and another with serious injuries Thursday evening. According to the St. Croix County Sheriff’s office, the fatal accident occurred at 5:24 p.m. on Highway 63, approximately one-quarter miles east of 240th Street in Cylon Township. Isrrael Romos of Clear Lake, 33, was driving a 2000 Honda Civic westbound on HWY 63, and for unknown reasons, he crossed the center line. A 1991 Chevrolet Suburban, driven by 46-year-old Daniel J. Rittman of Menomonie, Wis., struck the passenger side of the Civic.
Teen Girl Dies In 1-Car Accident In Blue Earth CountyA 17-year-old Eagle Lake girl died Wednesday afternoon after her car ran off the road in icy conditions, the Minnesota State Patrol reports.