CROSSLAKE, Minn.—Living in Denny Hecker's former 11,438-square-foot mansion may require a map for a new buyer—or at least a healthy set of lungs to yell across the house. But for a mere $8.5 million, the compound on Cross Lake's Echo Bay, with its multiple houses and 800 feet of lakeshore on 5.6 acres, is available for a motivated buyer. Chad Schwendeman, broker/owner Exit Lakes Realty Premier, listed the home last fall.
GULL RIVER, Minn. — A deer rescued from an icy Gull River Thursday was recovering Friday, with his body temperature almost back to normal at Wild and Free Rehabilitation Center in Garrison in north-central Minnesota. Dr. Katie Baratto said the spike buck brought in by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources conservation officers was showing signs of improvement since surviving his cold ordeal with the help of watchful residents and the DNR.
BRAINERD, Minn. -- The 31-year-old Brainerd woman who plunged down the Mississippi River bank in her vehicle Tuesday is in custody in the Crow Wing County Jail. After being released from Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Laura N. Fautsch was taken into custody by Brainerd police and transported to the jail on charges of fourth-degree DWI.
CROSBY—Rescuers were called to save a man trapped in a trench at a construction site late Thursday night in Crosby after receiving a 911 call that he was buried in...