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No jail time for rape: Moorhead rape sentence prompts outcry from campus, Fargo detective
Torn-up sick notes show Germanwings pilot should have been grounded
Half percent sales tax increase approved
Two injured in Highway 371 crash Tuesday
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
CHARLES "CHUCK" LONG
EVELYN J. LARSEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
A great night at the theater
Governor wants to put more money into Minnesota state parks
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
April 9, 2012
Two Moorhead women injured in car accident
Two Moorhead women were injured in a two-vehicle car crash Sunday evening at the intersection of Eighth Street South and 37th Avenue South. Virginia Hahn, 82, was southbound on Eighth Street South about 6 p.m. when Wendy Pederson, 28, attempted to drive east across Eighth Street...
April 9, 2012 - 9:02am
'Horrible tragedy' leaves 2 siblings dead, third hospitalized
Two children died after falling into a frigid lake, and a third is listed in critical condition after first responders pulled the siblings Friday afternoon from Clearwater Lake. The children were in a small sailboat with their father, Dan Risland, when it toppled in strong winds....
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April 9, 2012 - 8:15am
December 15, 2011
Rothsay man rescued after falling through ice on Crystal Lake
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. - A 40-year-old Rothsay man is recovering after he fell through the ice on Crystal Lake near here Wednesday night. The man fell around 7 p.m.
December 15, 2011 - 7:28am
August 29, 2011
Car goes airborne after driver swerves to miss dog in Wadena County
Two people were injured in an accident Monday in Wadena County after the driver swerved the car attempting to avoid hitting a dog in the roadway. On Aug. 22, the Wadena County Sheriff's Office responded to a one vehicle crash at the intersection of County Road 7 and 261st Avenue...
August 29, 2011 - 9:26am
June 10, 2011
Fargo man trapped under corn dies
KINDRED, N.D. - What began as a rescue mission turned to recovery as rescuers tried for more than six hours to reach a Fargo man buried in grain...
June 10, 2011 - 11:06am
June 7, 2011
Fargo boy's mother comforted that donated organs will help others live
FARGO - Michael Fetzer, 7, died Friday from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a pickup near his Fargo home, but his donated organs will help others live, including an 11-year-old girl who received his heart, said the boy's mother, Bobbi Fetzer. She said her son's liver went...
June 7, 2011 - 6:38am
June 4, 2011
19-year-old Fargo man dies day after dump-truck crash
FARGO - A 19-year-old Fargo man injured in an Interstate 29 crash Thursday has died. The accident happened just before 8 p.m. in the northbound lanes of I-29, near mile marker 68. According to the North Dakota Highway Patrol: Jesus Emanuel Gonzalez was on his way from Fargo to...
June 4, 2011 - 9:58am
7-year-old Fargo boy hit by pickup dies
FARGO - A 7-year-old boy struck by a pickup truck near his home Thursday night died Friday. Witnesses told police Thursday that Michael Fetzer ran in front of a Ford F-150 driven by a 63-year-old man in the 500 block of Santa Cruz Drive around 5:30 p.m. The boy was transported to...
June 4, 2011 - 9:56am
June 3, 2011
Lake Park man identified as victim of pickup-train collision near Perham
PERHAM,Minn. -- Authorities today have identified the 48-year-old man who was injured Thursday near here when his pickup truck collided with a train. Gary W. Frieler, Lake Park, Minn., suffered serious injuries and was taken by air ambulance to Sanford Medical Center in Fargo, where...
June 3, 2011 - 11:20am
Paynesville grad rescued from snowy ledge on Wash. mountain
PAYNESVILLE -- A 2009 Paynesville Area High School graduate was found uninjured Thursday on a snow-packed Washington mountainside and safely...
June 3, 2011 - 7:55am
Becker County crime and accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Friday, May 27 At 9:32 a.m.
June 3, 2011 - 7:48am
May 30, 2011
Virginia man dies in boating accident
A 29-year-old Virginia man was killed in a boating accident on Lake Vermilion early Sunday. Casey Thomas Gilbertson was pronounced dead after a boat in which he was traveling sank shortly before 3 a.m. near Forest Lane Resort in Greenwood Township. The St.
May 30, 2011 - 8:10am
May 23, 2011
Two killed in boating accident near Alexandria
A day on the lake among friends turned tragic in Alexandria Saturday - two were killed in a boating accident on Lake Victoria. The victims were...
May 23, 2011 - 7:40am
May 21, 2011
Motorcycle crash near Alexandria causes serious injuries
A 60-year-old man from Oak Grove was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 29 near Alexandria Thursday. The crash happened at about 5:15 p.m. near Nordic Trails Golf Course north of Alexandria. Alexander Haack, 16, of Alexandria was pulling out onto Highway 29 when...
May 21, 2011 - 9:40am
May 17, 2011
Perham man critical after three-vehicle crash involving cement truck, ambulance
PERHAM, Minn. - A 24-year-old from Perham is in critical condition after a crash on U.S. Highway 10 this morning in which an ambulance rolled, coming to rest on a cement truck. A pickup driver injured in the collision that started the three-vehicle accident, Brian G. Kupferschmid,...
May 17, 2011 - 7:07am