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Itasca County

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Two MN horses euthanized after being found with different equine diseases

Both horses suffered “deteriorating” conditions in recent weeks.

Ryan Whitworth

Search underway in Itasca County for missing dad

Ryan Whitworth hasn't been seen since Thursday morning.

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Five arrested in connection to meth operation on the Iron Range

They were arrested on pending charges of conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine.

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State officials link COVID outbreak to Anoka County funeral

A person in their 20s also died in Itasca County

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2 killed, 2 critical after dump truck and ambulance collide

Two people in the ambulance were killed and both drivers suffered life-threatening injuries.

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Man who 'terrorized community' with his car guilty of vehicular assault

The 35-year-old pursued a number of people with his car, seriously injuring two.

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K9 deputies rescue a bear cub in northern Minnesota

The little fella was eventually taken to a wildlife rehab.

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1 dead, 1 critically injured in head-on crash on Highway 169

The State Patrol says driving impaired may have been a factor in the crash.

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As COVID-19 cases surge, Itasca County suspends contact tracing

Health officials instead will focus on high-risk settings, like schools and long-term care facilities.

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Head-on crash in northern Minnesota leaves 1 dead, 1 critical

The collision happened mid-afternoon on Hwy. 2 near Grand Rapids.

Jeremiah Eliapo Uti

Authorities find body of missing 29-year-old in northern Minnesota

The man was reported missing on Sunday, Sept. 27.

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Search teams find body of Minnesota man reported missing

Timothy Alan Dasovich was first reported missing earlier this month.

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COVID-19 case linked to protest at rodeo in northern Minnesota

Health officials are asking those who attended to watch for symptoms.

Man standing by stalled vehicle fatally struck by SUV

The 45-year-old victim is from Squaw Lake, Minnesota.

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Homeland Security glitch sends 'evacuate now' alert to Minnesotans

At least two county sheriff departments are being inundated with calls.

2 dead after propane explosion in northern Minnesota

The State Fire Marshal documented the incident as a propane explosion.

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Fall colors are back! Here's where to find them this weekend

Parts of northern Minnesota are at 50-75 percent color.

2-year-old in stroller killed, teen injured in hit-and-run

The driver is being held on suspicion of criminal vehicular homicide.

2 dead after car carrying 4 teens hit by camper on Hwy. 169

The crash happened Saturday just after 2:40 p.m.

Aaron Boyd Waller

Sheriff: Man hasn't been seen or heard from since May 10

He was last seen near Cohasset, a small town west of Grand Rapids.