Miltona News


11/10/2017 03:26 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota man airlifted after farming accident 

After having his arm pinned in a corn picker for an hour, a Douglas County, Minn. man was freed and flown by helicopter to North Memorial Medical Center on Thursday, Nov. 9. According to a media release, around 3:30 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office was contacted by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office and was given information about a farming accident believed to be in Douglas County.


11/10/2017 08:14 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Farmer survives having armed pinned in equipment for an hour 

A Douglas County farmer survived after having an arm pinned in a corn picker in a field for an hour. The sheriff's office says authorities who responded to the field near Miltona on Thursday afternoon found the man conscious and alert.


06/08/2017 07:53 PM  ~~~Source~~~
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer 

Volunteer firefighters in Douglas County know all about the risks. "It hits home," said Alexandria Fire Chief Jeff Karrow.


04/24/2017 07:55 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Home destroyed, dogs killed in Douglas County fire Monday, April 24 

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office says they received a call just around 12:15 p.m. from a resident who said his house was on fire with flames visible. Miltona and Parker Prairie Fire Departments responded and were able to extinguish the fire but the home was a total loss.


02/08/2017 12:39 PM  ~~~Source~~~
After 10 years of trying to be parents, MN couple finds peace of mind through surrogacy14 min ago 

After Rachel and Russ Elliott spent years trying to have a child, Amber Johnson , a family friend, volunteered to be their surrogate.