Cresco, IACresco Times

Accident leaves car in bean field

On Thursday, June 17, 2021 at 9:54 a.m., the Howard County Sheriff’s Office received a call from Jerry Bina, who said a vehicle was in his bean field in the 20,000 block of 170th St., northwest of Protivin. It was determined that Mae Anne Potter, age 79, from Cresco was...
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New Hampton Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in New Hampton: Friday, June 18: Mostly sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Saturday, June 19: Sunny during the day; while partly cloudy then chance of showers and thunderstorms overnight; Sunday, June 20: Showers and thunderstorms during the day;
Preston, MNKAAL-TV

Root River Trail Towns kick off 60-mile garage sale

(ABC 6 News) - With summer in full swing, many neighborhood garage sales are starting to take place. But imagine this, a sixty-mile garage sale. It's called the Root River Trail Towns garage sale, and it covers the cities of Chatfield, Fountain, Preston, Harmony, Lanesboro, Whalan, Peterson, Rushford Village, Rushford and Houston in southeast Minnesota.
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Woman Injured In Winneshiek County UTV Crash

One person was injured in an accident involving a Utility Terrain Vehicle and a van in Winneshiek County. According to the Iowa State Patrol, 77-year-old Joan Lubke of Ridgeway suffered undisclosed injuries in the crash. Officials said she drove her UTV into the path of the van. In a crash...
Lime Springs, IACresco Times

Residents complain about street

LIME SPRINGS - Patsy Lepa and Geri Burnikel came before the Lime Springs City Council on June 1 to complain about West Jackson St., which goes in front of their houses. “We are real disgusted,” Lepa said, referring to neighbors including Marsha Wells. “Cars don’t stop or slow down. You can’t open your windows. It must be 5-6 years since the road was torn up.” She said it was time to fix it.
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Sunbreak Friday — tackle it with these activities

(PRESTON, MN) The forecast is calling for sun today in Preston. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: As the COVID-19 pandemic wears on, meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes. Don’t forget your picnic blanket!
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Rushford man charged with 7 felonies following dramatic scene near rural Minnesota airport

A Rushford man is charged with seven felonies in connection with an incident that left a car on fire and resulted in a police officer firing their weapon. Ibraheem Farah Hamza ​Khalifa, 35, was arrested following the dramatic incident Saturday evening in Rushford, and on Tuesday was charged in Fillmore County with 11 different crimes, seven of which are felony-level counts.
Chickasaw County,

North Iowa Public Health Official Reflects on Pandemic

It was a little over a year ago Lisa Welter became administrator for the Chickasaw County Public Health and Home Care Services, just as the pandemic really took hold in Iowa. Welter says while she felt she was prepared to lead the county in a time of crisis, no one could’ve predicted the magnitude of COVID-19’s impact.