A Crow Wing County Minnesota farm where deer were found infected with a fatal brain disease has closed under an agreement that paid the owner to euthanize his herd. Officials didn't disclose how much Trophy Woods Ranch was paid or how many deer were euthanized.
The Minnesota State Patrol and MnDOT are advising motorists to stay off the roads and freeways until white-out conditions improve. Winds in excess of 50 mph is causing low visibility. There have been multiple accidents reported.
The WDIO Storm Team says Lake Superior will play a major factor in how much snow we will receive in the Twin Ports, heaviest amounts will be in central Minnesota through the Twin Ports, and along the Iron Range. Gusty winds will continue as wet snow moves in by this afternoon.
The Cloquet Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying two burglary suspects. In the early morning hours of March 30, two suspects broke into the Northwoods Credit Union Hockey Arena and stole numerous items from the concession stand.
In a effort to raise awareness on distracted driving, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety announced that law enforcement will be doing a three week distracted driving enforcement campaign across the state. The enforcement period starts April 8 and goes through April 30.
A medical examiner has ruled that blunt force trauma caused the death of a man who was injured at Grand Casino Hinckley earlier this year. 58-year-old Donald Ross McElderry, Jr., was pushed by an acquaintance at the casino and later died at a hospital.
Cloquet Police say snow was a big reason it took so long to find the body of Dakotah Abramowski. Abramowski's body was found in a neighborhood on Poplar Avenue more than a month after he was originally reported missing.
Itasca County prosecutors have filed four felony charges against a homeless man who allegedly said he robbed a bank after running out of money during a cross-country trip. 23-year-old Connor David Johnson is accused of robbing the La Prairie branch of the First National Bank of Coleraine on Tuesday.