Polk County News


07/03/2018 02:48 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Cattle run loose on Minnesota highway, some still missing 

FOSSTON, Minn.-A Polk County deputy located a "small herd" of 10 to 14 cows running down U.S. Highway 2 in northwest Minnesota east of Fosston Monday. Local law enforcement and the Fosston Fire Department attempted to stop the cattle as they continued to run around the east side of town for more than two hours.


04/30/2018 08:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Northwest Minnesota building destroyed after controlled burn 'got out of hand 

The blaze started as a controlled burn Saturday about 7 miles south of East Grand Forks, according to the city's fire department. The fire "got out of hand" and ignited a building, which was a total loss, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office.