The Fergus Falls Journal says the animal slipped off its leash as it was led into church on Christmas Eve. As of Monday morning, the goat was still loose. The owner and local police have tried -- and failed -- to round it up.
Body found in trunk of vehicle during police traffic stop in Mound
Police say two people are in custody.
Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases
The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.
Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River
Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.
Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists
The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.
Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M
It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.
Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation
Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.
Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws
A provision was approved by a legislature committee on Thursday but still awaits a final decision from the House and Senate.
U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers
A hiring fair will be held for the positions.
Weekend closures on I-35W in Minneapolis, Hwy. 77 in Bloomington
Construction season is here.
Officials looking for man last seen leaving Hudson home
David Mckay, 67, was last seen in Hudson Thursday morning.
'Hyper-contagious' BA.4, BA.5 COVID variants confirmed in MN
Omicron continues to evolve into a more transmissible virus.
Fergus Falls goat still on the lam
Remember the story about the goat that got loose right before it was supposed to appear in a Christmas Eve nativity scene in Fergus Falls? Apparently it's still running around out there. A witness reported spotting it sometime Tuesday, according to the Fergus Falls Journal, which has launched "Goat Watch" to track the animal.
Reward for the wandering goat of Fergus Falls increased to $250
Many residents say they've spotted Curly, the now-famous goat who slipped his leash right before his appearance in a Christmas Eve nativity scene. But weeks later, the wayward goat continues to elude his would-be captors. His owners hope someone can wrangle him before the weather gets too cold.
Walmart evacuated after violent threat
Employees and customers at the Walmart in Fergus Falls, Minn., were evacuated Saturday night after someone called the store and threatened to injure employees and customers, Fergus Falls Journal reports. Police officials say no one was taken hostage, there were no weapons or threats found and no one was injured.
Organizers plan giant group hug of historic Minn. mental hospital building
Organizers are planning on surrounding a 124-year-old state mental hospital in Fergus Falls Saturday and giving it a giant group hug. Now vacant, the former Fergus Falls Regional Treatment Center will be torn down unless a viable plan emerges in the next few months to save it.
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