Weather Forecast

Curly the goat was found by the Tony Loomer family southwest of Fergus Falls, Minn. Special to The Forum

Goat that fled Fergus Falls Nativity scene found safe after 25 days

Email News Alerts

UNDERWOOD, Minn. - Curly the fugitive Angora goat who fled a Nativity scene and defied capture is now safe at home.

She was found Wednesday afternoon near Fergus Falls among her own kind at the Tony Loomer farm.


"They found Curly eating oats with their goats," said Karen Aakre, Curly's happy owner.

But after 25 days on the run, Curly was showing signs that the subzero cold weather was taking its toll.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.