Buffalo Lake Woman Drowns 25 Jun 12

Officials are investigating the death of a 71-year-old Buffalo Lake Woman in rural Richmond Friday night. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a body floating in Little Cedar Island Lake in Wakefield Township at around 7pm Friday. Rescue crews pulled 71-year-old Connie Kottke from the water and performed CPR, but were unable to revive her and she died at the scene.