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December 5, 2012
President of Bemidji Aviation Services dies in Illinois plane crash
BEMIDJI - The president of Bemidji Aviation Services Inc.
December 5, 2012 - 7:30am
November 26, 2012
Dog rescued after falling through ice on Red River
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead woman and her dog are safe after a Saturday afternoon scare on the Red River. Deb Olson was out walking her golden retriever...
November 26, 2012 - 6:35am
November 24, 2012
Elderly woman dies near Rollag after car goes in water
ROLLAG, Minn. - An 87-year-old woman is dead in northwestern Minnesota after her vehicle went off the roadway and into open water. The Minnesota State Patrol says Eileen Johnson, 87, of Pelican Rapids, died at the scene inside the submerged vehicle. The vehicle she was a passenger...
November 24, 2012 - 10:48am
November 22, 2012
Angler who falls through the ice is rescued by neighbor
An angler who fell overboard and through the ice into Lake Alyssa in rural Erskine, Minn., was pulled to shore safely by a neighbor Wednesday, Nov. 21, the Polk County sheriff's office said. Reid Wahlin, 59, was hanging from his boat in the water for about 20 to 30 minutes before...
November 22, 2012 - 1:51pm
November 21, 2012
PR man charged with drunk driving in 7:15 a.m. crash
A Park Rapids man charged in a rollover crash Nov. 12 underwent surgery Monday and missed his court date. Cody Charles Olson, 21, was allegedly...
November 21, 2012 - 1:00pm
November 19, 2012
Four injured in crash in Otter Tail County
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - Four people were injured, one critically, in a two-vehicle crash Saturday at Highway 10 and County Road 75 here. Elizabeth A. Flanagan-Montie, 23, of Verndale, was southbound on Highway 10 around 5:30 p.m. when Jacklyn J. Irwin, 22, of Wadena, struck her...
November 19, 2012 - 7:50am
Young woman in critical condition after broadside crash near Wadena Saturday
A broadside accident injured several people, one critically, on Highway 10 near Wadena late Saturday afternoon. The collision between a 2000 Toyota Echo and 1997 Dodge Caravan occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and Otter tail County Road 75 about two miles west of Wadena. Marrissa...
November 19, 2012 - 7:43am
November 12, 2012
Bicyclist transported following collision with vehicle in Park Rapids
A Park Rapids bicyclist was taken to the hospital Monday noon with what are believed to be minor injuries suffered when he was struck in a crosswalk on Highway 34. Authorities said Robert David Simpson, 28, collided with a car driven by a 27-year-old woman, near the Burger King...
November 12, 2012 - 1:19pm
Rollover crash shuts down County 4 north of Park Rapids
The Minnesota State Patrol briefly shut down one of the major north-south arteries Monday morning after a two-vehicle rollover sent two men to...
November 12, 2012 - 8:07am
November 11, 2012
Bemidji Aviation plane collapses at MSP Airport
MINNEAPOLIS - A Bemidji Aviation airplane veered off a runway at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Friday night, prompting a four-hour closure of two runways there. According to an article on the Pioneer Press website, the cargo plane collapsed to one side and veered off a runway....
November 11, 2012 - 11:14am
November 7, 2012
Verndale man hospitalized after driving into river
One man was hospitalized Tuesday morning after his vehicle slid off a road and into a river Monday night, leaving him trapped inside, according to a report from the Wadena County Sheriff's Office. The report said Jeremy Umland, 33, of Verndale was driving on 120th Street in Wadena...
November 7, 2012 - 7:09am
November 5, 2012
Maple Lake hunter dies from heart attack in Beltrami County
At approximately 4:42 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office was notified that a hunting party found one of its members having an apparent heart attack in his dear stand near the Three Culverts Road in Taylor Township. Beltrami County Deputies arrived at the...
November 5, 2012 - 12:13pm
Hunter dies in ATV rollover
A hunter died Saturday morning in Becker County when the all-terrain vehicle he was driving rolled over and pinned him, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. Michael Anthony Diieso, 55, of North Palm Beach, Fla., was traveling to his hunting site off Whaley's Road, east...
November 5, 2012 - 11:32am
Daughter says father killed during deer opener was safe hunter
BEMIDJI - For the first time in three years, Don Bixby packed up his hunting gear and took a lunch for the start of Minnesota's firearm deer...
November 5, 2012 - 7:07am
November 1, 2012
Sheriff's office honored for lowering crash rates
BEMIDJI - Minnesota Toward Zero Deaths recognized the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office this week for its efforts in lowering motor vehicle crash...
November 1, 2012 - 7:55am