Blinding snow led to a fatal car crash, which tragically killed Dorothy Dickman in 1961.
Unsurprisingly, adding fish to pavement makes it more slippery.
A severe cold wave struck the area in 1940.
You asked where Calamity Corner is, and I (meaning the other people in the newsroom who have lived here longer than 5 years) have found it for you! Calamity Corner was located at the junction of “the Wilmont diagonal and Highway 16.” The “Wilmont diagonal” is Diagonal Road, and Old Highway 16 is Nobles County…
Vic Kelimoff and Monta Sackman narrowly escaped death in 1940 at Worthington’s Calamity Corner.