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Zebra mussels found in Lake Sallie, three other Minnesota lakes
PTSD ride helps support service dogs for veterans
Local artisans opening their studios this weekend
Fall colors greet Headwaters 100 riders this Saturday
Badoura Township celebrates 120 years
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U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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May 28, 2013
Frazee man dies after being struck by train
A Frazee man died Thursday night after being struck by a train. Sim Vincent Pettibone, 22, of 406 E. Main Ave. was pronounced dead at the scene. Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad reported at 11:23 p.m. that one of their trains had struck a pedestrian 200 yards east of Lake...
May 28, 2013 - 7:42am
May 27, 2013
Winger man killed in motorcycle crash near Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – A 22-year-old motorcyclist was killed in an accident near here on Sunday evening. Andrew Johnson, of Winger, was traveling southbound on County Road 4 about 22 miles northeast of here when he lost control of his motorcycle and went into the ditch, Mahnomen...
May 27, 2013 - 8:45am
May 4, 2013
Dog survives being impaled in Northland woods
Annette Olson imagined the horrible yelping sounds to be wolves fighting over a fresh deer kill somewhere on her wooded Canosia Township property...
May 4, 2013 - 3:18pm
April 30, 2013
Authorities identify 55-year-old man swept away by floodwaters near Minto, N.D.
By Kevin Bonham / Grand Forks Herald - MINTO, N.D. - Authorities are searching today for a Walsh County man whose pickup is believed to have been swept away from a water-covered gravel road Monday evening, about 3 miles southwest of Minto. The man has been identified as Gregory...
April 30, 2013 - 5:53pm
April 22, 2013
Otter Tail County is No. 1 in teen deaths due to traffic crashes
With April, May and June combining for the highest percentage of unbelted teen traffic deaths during the past three years, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office of Traffic Safety is urging parents to reinforce safe driving habits for their kids during prom season and...
April 22, 2013 - 8:13am
April 19, 2013
Two people injured in Hwy 10 collision Thursday
Two people were seriously injured in a crash that occurred at the intersection of Highway 10 and County Road 54 on the east edge of Detroit Lakes Thursday afternoon. Officers from the Minnesota State Patrol handled the investigation, with assistance with local police, firefighters,...
April 19, 2013 - 7:42am
April 3, 2013
Four state trooper squads struck in March — 10 hit to-date for the year
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota State Patrol reports 10 trooper squads have been struck while parked during assists to other motorists to-date in 2013 — and four of the crashes occurred in March. The tenth trooper was hit last Friday, March 29. Two troopers were injured in the crashes....
April 3, 2013 - 3:31pm
April 1, 2013
Two workers fall into scalding water at Crystal Sugar plant in East Grand Forks
EAST GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Two people were burned in a weekend accident at the American Crystal Sugar plant in East Grand Forks. Two unidentified men were taken to Altru Hospital after one of them apparently fell into a container of near-boiling water at about 6 p.m. Saturday, according...
April 1, 2013 - 2:44pm
March 20, 2013
Two rollovers hinder highway traffic south of PR Tuesday
BY Sarah smith firstname.lastname@example.org Two rollover crashes on Highway 71 south of Park Rapids clogged traffic on the major north-south highway Tuesday night. The first, a single vehicle rollover about 4:45 p.m., occurred when Abigail P. Jokela, 17, of Osage,...
March 20, 2013 - 9:04am
March 18, 2013
Aitkin man killed in Kittson County head-on crash
An Aitkin, Minn., man was killed and two others injured in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon on an icy highway in Kittson County. Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Steven Wink, 54, a passenger in a vehicle driven by Benjamin Wink, 25, Warroad, Minn. According...
March 18, 2013 - 8:20am
March 14, 2013
One transported following crash at Akeley intersection
By Sarah Smith / EnterpriseOne transported after Akeley crash: Two vehicles collided Wednesday afternoon at the intersections of Highways 34...
March 14, 2013 - 1:06pm
February 27, 2013
Head-on crash kills teen near Fertile
A head-on collision on Minnesota Highway 32 killed a teenage boy from Fertile Tuesday afternoon, the State Patrol said. Cody W. Christianson, 16, was southbound in Mitsubishi Montero Sport when the SUV crossed the centerline and crashed into a Freightliner semi, the patrol said. The...
February 27, 2013 - 8:37am
February 26, 2013
Passenger transported to Fargo following head-on Cass County crash
Sheriff Tom Burch reports a two vehicle crash occurred by Agency Bay Resort on Onigum Road near Walker on Monday evening at approximately 9:25 PM. A female passenger in one of the vehicles was ejected from the vehicle and has been transported to a Fargo hospital. The driver of...
February 26, 2013 - 9:28am
February 25, 2013
Friends, family remember Ottertail pilot lost in crash
Friends and family of Adam Menze, the Ottertail pilot who died in a plane crash last week, remember him as an "amazing" family man who was full...
February 25, 2013 - 2:45pm
February 23, 2013
Man dies after jumping from ninth floor of Fargo High Rise
FARGO - A man has died after jumping from the ninth floor of the 22-story Fargo High Rise at 101 2nd St. S. The man jumped about 5:30 p.m. Thursday,...
February 23, 2013 - 8:17am