Deerwood, MN (KROC-AM News)- Authorities in northern Minnesota are investigating the death of a Minnesota woman.

The Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to the report of an unresponsive woman outside of a storage facility in Deerwood Township, which is about 16 miles northeast of Brainerd. The emergency call came in shortly before 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.

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Deputies arrived and determined the woman was dead. She’s identified as 48-year-old Nicole Gutzman of Perham.

Investigators do not yet know how long Gutzman was at the storage facility. Authorities are also working to determine her cause of death.

Better Names Than "Olive" For Minnesota's Epic Winter Storm

February 22nd and 23rd in 2023 are dates to remember as the time Mother Nature got ticked off at Minnesota. I'm not sure what we did but kids were out of school for days, roads closed, driveways drifted over, and the mad rush to grab last-minute items were the norm.

The name for the storm given by the National Weather Service was "Olive". I thought that name was a bit lame for a storm as massive as we saw so I asked around to see if anyone had a better idea for a name. And boy, they did!

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