The Spring South Thompson Hike at Crowder State Park starting at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 27 will be a 7-mile rugged hike through one of the prettiest sections of trails at the park. Meet park staff at the campground amphitheater for a guided hike on South Thompson Trail. Participants are encouraged to bring water and […]
The Highway Patrol reports two teens sustained minor injuries when a sports utility vehicle skidded on ice and overturned half of a mile east of Melbourne Wednesday afternoon. Eighteen-year-old Bailey Mehrhoff of New Hampton and 19-year-old Emily Creasey of Bethany were transported to the Harrison County Community Hospital with minor injuries. Mehrhoff drove the SUV […]
A Gilman City teen serious injuries when the car he was driving overturned on Highway 146 east of Melbourne. Sixteen-year-old Quentin Hughs was taken to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton after the Saturday morning crash one mile east of Melbourne. Hughs was eastbound when his car crossed the centerline, he overcorrected, the vehicle went off the […]
A Galt resident was hurt Friday afternoon when the grain truck he was driving overturned on Highway 146 east of Gilman City. Forty-three-year-old Jesse Fletchall was taken by private vehicle to Wright Memorial Hospital in Trenton with moderate injuries. The accident happened two miles east of Gilman City on Highway 146 when the straight grain […]
A grass fire Saturday burned about 15 acres on Highway 146 near Crowder State Park. Grundy County Rural Fire Protection District firefighters were on the scene about 40 minutes. The fire was described as a controlled burn that got out of control.
The Highway Patrol reports a Trenton woman sustained moderate injuries when her vehicle overturned in Harrison County Wednesday morning. Seventy-year-old Jo Ann Retzke failed to negotiate a curve on Missouri 146 a mile northwest of Melbourne, and her minivan traveled off the north side of the road. Retzke overcorrected, crossed back onto the road, and […]