The driver and passenger of one vehicle were injured following an accident with another vehichle at the intersection of Lindahl and Stark Roads. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
The 22-year-old struck his head on a rock and lost conciousness. Friends were able to pull him to safety. The Sheriff's Office reminds people to use caution when jumping into area lakes and rivers.
A boat on Lake Superior ran into trouble when it ran out of gas. The boat's occupants were able to push it to another boat, which towed it to safety.
No people or livestock were injured, but the structure and all equipment stored inside it were destroyed. The cause of the fire remains under investigation.
A Babbitt woman was injured when two boats collided during a "shotgun start" at a fishing contest on Birch Lake. The driver of one boat said his view was blocked by a passenger so that he didn't see the other boat in time.
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