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Crookston daughter improving after parents died in apparent carbon monoxide poisoning

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 Aryanna Ostgaard, found unconscious Monday in her home near here from the apparent carbon monoxide poisoning that killed her parents, is doing much better.


“She’s conscious, she’s talking,” Polk County Chief Deputy Jim Tadman said Friday. “She’s asking for a phone.”

Ostgaard, 22, was taken to Mayo Clinic’s Methodist Hospital in Rochester in critical condition Monday after she was found unresponsive but breathing in her family’s house.

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