Carl Eugene Remmers, 66, died in a river outside Pierre, S.D. after his golden retriever ran out onto the ice and broke through. Rescuers found the dog alive, treading water about 100 yards away. The Bemidji Pioneer reports Remmers pleaded guilty to a gross misdemeanor and resigned from the district in 2010 after he was charged with inappropriately touching a 17-year-old boy.
Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews
It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.
All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022
Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce
Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border
They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.
Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'
Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.
Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase
He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.
Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner
The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.
WI's best 'hole-in-the-wall' diner is Guy Fieri-approved
Come for the "garbage pile," stay for ... even more breakfast food.
Minnesota's pre-pro women's soccer team unveils name, logo
The new name and look was unveiled after community owners voted on a winner.
21 people charged in connection to drug trafficking in northern MN
Police say the organization sold more than 10 pounds of heroin and fentanyl in northern Minnesota.
MN's 'best hole-in-the-wall diner' is, sadly, currently closed
MSN recently published its pick for best diner in each state.
MN apartment complex loses heat, nearly 150 residents evacuated
A boiler problem caused the heating issue.
Fishermen rescued from floating ice on Upper Red Lake
A couple of fishermen are safe after the ice they were standing on broke off and drifted across a lake north of Bemidji. The men were sinking in about 9 feet of water when emergency responders reached them.
107 dogs rescued near Bemidji arrive in Twin Cities
More than a hundred dogs that authorities removed from filthy conditions have arrived in the metro, where shelter workers are evaluating their health and administering vaccinations and treatments.
Rescue after woman falls into frozen river trying to save her dog
A neighbor saved the owner, responders saved the dog.
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