Tuesday Aug 5
IDs released for 2 motorcyclists killed in Minn.; 1 was parked on shoulder
A westbound SUV on a highway east of Milan veered onto the shoulder and fatally struck Larry A. Bollman, 58, of Paynesville, Minn., after he parked his motorcycle on the shoulder.
Fatal motorcycle accident in south Minnesota
The Minnesota State Patrol says 50-year-old Kevin L. Bass of Ellendale, MN was riding his Harley Davidson eastbound on Highway 30 when it left the roadway near milepost 171 on the westbound side of the highway.
New Richland Star
After 34 years, the timing is right
One of several beloved and longtime staff members bidding adieu to the district this year, Conway dedicated 34 years to her career, although education is something she's been involved with since she was young.
Ellendale mayor charged with theft from vets fund
The Times of Blooming Prairie reports Swearingen has not been arrested. He was issued a summons to appear in court Aug. 18. According to the complaint, the secretary of the Ellendale American Legion Post discovered Swearingen had been withdrawing cash with only his signature when the secretary's signature also was required.