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Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to break ground on justice center, care facility
Cass Lake woman sentenced in copper theft case
Woman rescued after she's believed to be trapped for two days inside Fargo storage shed
Hear the sirens today? It's a reminder to prepare, practice, plan in case of an emergency
Panthers open season with pair of wins
Foley captures team title at Park Rapids Invitational
Park Rapids girls win five events, finish 2nd at Perham Invitational
Braves defeat Cardinals at Park Rapids tourney
Tigers defeat Menahga, Bagley to reach title game
PATRICK "PAT" KIMBALL
CHARLES M. WILKINS
JANET "JAN" WAGNER
RD Offutt employees clean Straight River roadside ditches
Minnesota grocer Coborn's to add four Wisconsin stores
New GM at Headwaters has big plans
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Quilting facts and ‘fabric’-ation
With a new TV show and memoir almost done, Bea Ojakangas shows no sign of slowing down
Minnesota Public Radio host takes leave from station, citing stalker
Magic Lures and the Banjo Minnow; practice needed
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
Commentary: Dayton continues high spending, high taxes
Commentary: Minnesota needs a transportation fix
Editorial: Is your cell phone spying on you?
Commentary: Small towns, taxpayers prioritized in House road and bridge funding proposal
Letter: Protect state’s outdoors
Former Park Rapids resident marks 103
Put a rink on it: West Fargo couple has curling-themed wedding
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....
news / region
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