Friday Feb 21
Drug Task Force arrests Springfield couple
Following an extensive investigation, the Brown-Lyon-Redwood-Renville County Drug Task Force arrested a Springfield couple Wednesday for felony 1st degree sale of a controlled substance and conspiracy to commit first degree sale.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
School district confirms Springfield abduction suspect is staff member
The Springfield Public School District confirmed through their website the man arrested in connection with the disappearance of 10-year-old Hailey Owens was an employee there.
Richard "Dick" George Loomis
Richard "Dick" George Loomis, age 85, of Springfield, MN died on February 14, 2014, at Veterans Administration Hospital in St. Cloud, MN Visitation will be on Tuesday, February 18, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Springfield, MN.
Minnesota: Mass school illness likely 'psychogenic,' investigators conclude
There is still no definitive answer for what caused 30 students in Springfield to become ill last week, but "diagnosis by exclusion" has resulted in the Minnesota Department of Health pointing to psychogenic illness, said spokesman Doug Schultz.
Minnesota: Mass illness at school might have had psychological basis
The battery of air-quality tests done at Springfield Public School have come back negative for carbon monoxide, leaving Superintendent Keith Kottke and many others in the southwestern Minnesota district without an explanation of what caused 30 students to become ill Thursday.
KEYC Television, Mankato, MN
Carbon Monoxide Ruled Out As Cause of Springfield School Illnesses
SPRINGFIELD, Minn. - Carbon Monoxide has been ruled out as a cause to yesterday's mass illness and evacuation at the school in Springfield.
Minnesota school evacuated after students get sick
A suspected carbon monoxide leak has forced an evacuation at a southern Minnesota school and sent 30 children to the hospital.
Mayo Clinic: 24 Springfield Students Hospitalized for Suspected CO Poisoning
Twenty-four students from Springfield Public Schools in southern Minnesota are being treated for suspected carbon monoxide poisoning, the Mayo Clinic confirms.
Report: MN Schools Evacuated After Possible CO Poisoning
Schools were evacuated in Springfield, Minn. Thursday morning after a number of people were sickened with what may have been carbon monoxide poisoning, according to reports from the CBS affiliate in Mankato.