Dassel News

08/30/2018 02:09 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Central Minnesota woman charged with assaults for smashing into ex-boyfriend's vehicle 

A central Minnesota woman appeared in district court in Litchfield on Wednesday on charges for allegedly smashing her pickup truck into the back of a pickup truck holding her ex-boyfriend, another woman, and their two children. Desirae Margaret Nelson, 22, of Dassel is charged with four felony charges of assault in the second degree and two misdemeanor charges of domestic assault.

08/22/2018 01:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Clear Lake man charged in crash that killed teen 

Prosecutors say a Minnesota man's blood alcohol level was nearly three times the legal limit for driving when he caused a crash that killed a teenager. Thirty-eight-year-old Jerome Rothmeyer, of Clear Lake, is charged in Sherburne County with criminal vehicular homicide, fleeing police and drunken driving in an Aug. 10 crash the led to the death of 18-year-old Kyle Foley, of Dassel.