Missionary couple dies in Zambia
A couple with local ties has died while doing Christian missionary work in Zambia, Africa.
Jay and Katrina Erickson died in an airplane crash June 2 in northwest Zambia. Katrina (Mansfield) Erickson grew up in the Somerset and New Richmond area and was homeschooled. She is the daughter of Doreen and Larry Mansfield, former members of First Baptist Church in New Richmond and current members of Bible Baptist Church in Hudson.