Minnesota Lake News

06/26/2018 04:25 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Weather World Benefiting from Drone Technology 

Thanks to Kayla Marie Sanderson for the picture below, who shared this on Facebook of a tornado that developed near Arco, MN on Sunday! The good news is that the storm didn't produce any damage. Interestingly, this becomes only the 2nd tornado in the state of Minnesota so far this year.

06/17/2018 10:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Deputy Pulls Woman from Sinking Car in Minnesota Lake 

A deputy went into a central Minnesota lake to rescue a woman from her sinking car. The Douglas County sheriff's office says it happened Saturday night in a construction zone on Interstate 94 near Lake Latoka, southwest of Alexandria.

06/11/2018 05:50 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Tyson Frozen Chicken Recalled Due To Possible Plastic Contamination 

Trump To Return To Minnesota For Rally In Duluth President Donald Trump is holding a rally next week in Duluth, and it'll be the first time he's visited the state since taking office. WASHINGTON, DC - More than 3,000 pounds of frozen breaded chicken products are being recalled because there might be Tyson Foods has issued a recall for about 3,120 pounds of "Uncooked, Breaded, Original Chicken Tenderloins" that were produced on May 17. The Source: At Least 2 Children Hurt In Police Chase Near Mpls.

06/10/2018 03:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
County law enforcement aims to protect and serve 

With a staff of roughly 50 employees, the Faribault County Sheriff's Department has the responsibility of ensuring the safety of all the county's citizens. One of the main duties of the sheriff's department includes working in conjunction with full time police departments in Blue Earth, Elmore, Winnebago, Wells and Minnesota Lake.

06/09/2018 01:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~

Failure to wear seat belt while in a motor vehicle - Conrad Bester, 38, of Ledyard, Iowa; Patrick A. Murphy, 56, of Blue Earth; each fined $110. Ravindra A. Hollman, 37, of Blue Earth was convicted of giving peace officer false name/birthdate/ID card; fined $285.