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February 9, 2011
Letter: A near flawless rescue
February 9, 2011 - 12:00am
February 3, 2011
Willmar rescue and law enforcement personnel work on the rescue of a rail employee Thursday morning at an accident scene in the BNSF Railway yard in Willmar, Minn. The injured employee was extracted from the accident scene about 11 a.m. this morning and airlifted to a trauma center. Tribune photo by Ron Adams
Photo gallery posted on the rescue of a railroad worker at the BNSF Railway yard in Willmar
February 3, 2011 - 4:09pm
December 31, 2010
Authorities continue to rescue stranded motorists overnight in Fargo/Moorhead area, still checking roads this morning
December 31, 2010 - 9:07am
December 15, 2010
Trooper honored for rescuing man in flood
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am
October 13, 2010
Rescued miner Jose Ojeda holds up a Chilean flag after emerging from the capsule that brought him to the surface from the collapsed San Jose gold and copper mine where he was trapped with 32 other miners for over two months near Copiapo, Chile, early Wednesday Oct. 13, 2010. (AP Photo/Roberto Candia)
Update Noon: 17 miners free as Chile rescue passes halfway mark
October 13, 2010 - 12:00pm
October 12, 2010
Rescue workers and officials test the rescue capsule that will be used to extract the 33 trapped miners one by one at the San Jose Mine near Copiapo, Chile, Tuesday Oct. 12, 2010. The first of 33 trapped miners is expected to be lifted to the surface late Tuesday after surviving more than two months below ground. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
Rescuer lowered to trapped Chilean miners
October 12, 2010 - 10:00am
September 28, 2010
Dorothy Benson, second right, grasps the "Saved By the Belt" award she received Monday for wearing her seatbelt in a June 16 crash at a Willmar intersection. Three others travelling with Benson were also honored. All four likely would have been seriously injured in the crash if they hadn't been buckled in, local law enforcement said. Also pictured is Marilee Dorn, crime prevention and community policing coordinator for the Willmar Police Department. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Local citizens honored during ceremony for doing the right thing
September 28, 2010 - 12:00am
June 24, 2010
Rescue diver Derek Randall carries Marc Matuza, 8, to safety after he and his father and brother were stranded on a rock in the fast-flowing St. Louis River while hiking. Rescuers asked Minnesota Power to reduce the volume of water flowing over the Thomson Dam in order to reduce the force of the current before removing the three from the rock.(Photos by Steve Kuchera /
St. Louis River hike turns perilous for Shakopee dad and sons
June 24, 2010 - 10:03am
May 28, 2010
Bids OK'd for on-call ambulance quarters at rescue bldg.
May 28, 2010 - 12:00am
April 13, 2010
Young men rescued after canoe overturns in Minnesota River
April 13, 2010 - 9:16am
March 19, 2010
A Minnesota State Trooper tied himself to an inflatable raft and waded through flood waters that were over his head at points to rescue an 86-year-old farmer who had become stranded after driving his tractor into this flooded field on Thursday. Submitted
Flood-stranded farmer rescued in LqP County
March 19, 2010 - 12:00am
March 18, 2010
A Minnesota State Trooper tied himself to an inflatable raft and waded through waters that were over his head at points to rescue an 86-year-old farmer who had become stranded in a flooded field in his tractor.
Trooper rescues flood-stranded farmer in Lac qui Parle County
March 18, 2010 - 4:28pm
February 4, 2010
Crews try to extract a man who is pinned in a grain bin at Feelys Elevator in Farmington.
Farmington rescue crews trying to rescue man from grain bin
February 4, 2010 - 2:23pm
January 14, 2010
Minn. man dies after dog finds him unconscious
January 14, 2010 - 8:41am
January 13, 2010
Dog leads owner to unconscious man
January 13, 2010 - 9:59am