Minnesota Woman Befriends Sick Man In Bar, Almost Immediately Offers Him A KidneyKristin Day, of Pine River, told the Duluth News Tribune that the situation was “kind of crazy.”
Sheriff: Man Attacked By Bear, Dies Days Later Of Unrelated CausesAuthorities in Cass County are investigating the death of a man, who was attacked by a bear and later died of unrelated causes.
Victim In Fatal Cass Co. Rollover IdentifiedAuthorities in northern Minnesota have identified the 18-year-old man killed early Friday morning in a rollover crash.
Sheriff: 18-Year-Old Killed In Cass Co. Rollover CrashA man is dead and another is seriously injured after a rollover crash in northern Minnesota early Friday morning.
Former Fugitive Accused In Nursing Home Assault CaughtPolice asked for the public's help tracking down David DeLong after he failed to show up for a court appearance.
Pine River Dairy Farmers Win Appeal Against Crow Wing Power CompanyA dairy farm in Pine River will be able to reopen after a court ruled in its favor Tuesday. A Minnesota Court of Appeals upheld a Cass County ruling declaring that Crow Wing Power & Light Company acted in negligence for years, causing Randy and Peggy Norman to lose their dairy farm.
WCCO Saturday Morning Links & Recap (Sept. 5)It's the last Saturday of the 2015 Minnesota State Fair, and Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak are keeping it jam-packed!
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best ATV Trail In MinnesotaYour votes took Natalie Nyhus to Pine River.
Best Family Activities In Minnesota To Do Before The Summer EndsGet out and enjoy these five family-friendly activities before the summer is over.
Sheriff: 2 Killed In Plane Crash Near Pine River Regional AirportTwo people were killed Friday after a plane crashed about a quarter mile south of the Pine River Regional Airport, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Authorities received a report of the incident at about 6:30 p.m. Friday.
Woman Accused Of Selling Untrained Service Dogs Stops Business She's accused of selling untrained service dogs for $10,000 to families of kids with special needs. Months after WCCO first exposed her business, the Wisconsin woman has shut it down.
Minn. Man Gets 40 Years In Missing Man's MurderA northern Minnesota man convicted of killing an acquaintance and burying the man's body has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Cass County Attorney Christopher Strandlie says 29-year-old Dane Riley of Pine River got the maximum sentence under state law Thursday. In 2012, a jury convicted Riley of second-degree intentional murder, a firearms violation and interfering with a dead body.
Minn. Man Convicted Of Killing AcquaintanceA Cass County jury has convicted a man of killing an acquaintance as the victim begged him to stop. The county attorney's office says the jury deliberated for three hours Friday before convicting 29-year-old Dane J. Riley of Pine River.
For $10K, Families Feel Cheated By 'Trained' Service DogsThey’re $10,000 dogs, sold to a vulnerable population with the promise of offering safety and protection, but some Minnesota and Wisconsin families who bought in can't believe what they’ve got.
Breeder Charged For Deplorable Conditions, Still Allowed To Sell PetsThe Minnesota woman charged with keeping more than 130 dogs in deplorable conditions is still allowed to raise and sell pets. Earlier this week, Deborah Rowell pleaded guilty to mistreating dogs at her kennel in Pine River.