Police: 3 Dogs, 2 Cats, And Lizard Rescued From Burning Home In Granite FallsPolice say the fire appears to have started in the garage of the home that was fully engulfed. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
Sheriff: Man Airlifted To Hospital After Being Struck By Tractor In Southwestern MNAuthorities have not released information about what may have caused the collision.
Sheriff: Driver Falls Asleep At The Wheel, Hits School Bus With 41 Kids AboardA school bus with 41 children aboard was hit by a pickup truck Friday afternoon in Yellow Medicine County. Miraculously, no one was hurt.
Sheriff: Yellow Medicine County Home Heavily Damaged By FireAn unoccupied home in western Minnesota was heavily damaged in a fire early Sunday morning, according to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office. Authorities were called at about 2:59 a.m. Sunday to a report of a fire at a residence in the city of Echo
2 Suspects In Assault Case Lead Police On 45 Minute Chase in SW Minn.Police in southwestern Minnesota were involved in a pursuit of two suspects in an assault case that ended just before the South Dakota border. According to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff's Office, Devin Donald Hexum, 21, and Derek Michael Hexum, 19, were being pursued by police for over 45 minutes.
Train Crashes With FedEx Delivery Truck In Yellow Medicine County Police said a FedEx delivery truck and BNSF freight train collided Friday afternoon in Yellow Medicine County. The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s office responded to a 911 call that a FedEx delivery truck and BNSF train crashed around 2 p.m. Friday at the rail crossing with Yellow Medicine County Road 39.
Sheriff: Missing Man Found Dead In Grain BinA man thought to have been missing in western Minnesota was found dead Monday in a grain bin, according to the Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office. Authorities were called at about 4:40 p.m. to the 3100 block of 480th Street in Yellow Medicine County on a report of a missing person.
Police Still Looking For Person Of Interest In Granite Falls HomicideThe Minnesota Department of Public Safety said Wednesday they’ve located the 1996 GMC Sierra pick-up truck that they believe belongs to Andrew Joseph Dikken, a person of interest in the case. Authorities said the truck was found in a remote location about five miles north of Belview, Minn.
Police: ATV Flips, Injures 3 TeensA farm-duty ATV flipped over in Yellow Medicine County Saturday, sending three of its passengers to the hospital, authorities said.