Weather Forecast


Avian influenza strikes Stearns County turkey flock


Big Lake man dies after being shocked on lake

Email News Alerts

ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) — A 46-year-old man has died after suffering an electrical shock while trying to charge a boat battery on Eagle Lake.


Sherburne County Sheriff Joel Brott says Daniel Peterson, of Big Lake, was standing in about 20 inches of water when he lost his footing and fell into the water while he was holding the battery charger, which was plugged into a socket.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.