Ham Lake To Go Ahead With Traditional Fourth Of July Fireworks DisplayThe pandemic has taken the sizzle out of many Fourth of July celebrations. But city council members in one town voted unanimously to go ahead with a traditional fireworks display.
Dayton Woman Severely Injured By Lightning Strike ID'dA Dayton woman has been severely injured by lightning while watching a youth baseball game in Anoka County. Sheriff's Cmdr. Paul Sommer says the 48-year-old was watching a game at Lion's Park on Saturday afternoon when a thunderstorm moved into the area.
Lightning Strikes Woman, Home In Ham LakeLightning is responsible for injuring a woman and starting a house fire in two separate incidents Saturday afternoon in Ham Lake, according to the Anoka County Sheriff's Office. Authorities received reports of lightning striking a woman at 2:45 p.m. at Lions Park at 155th Avenue and Central Avenue.