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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Essentia in talks to join Sanford Health Plan provider network
Librarian charged with entering Grafton homes, saying she was looking for books
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
December 15, 2014
Mahnomen man dies after his vehicle collides with a train Sunday
A Mahnomen man died south of town early Sunday morning when the car he was driving collided with a train. According to the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office, Timothy Goodman, 45, was driving on 140th Street when he crossed the railroad tracks. Around 3:31am, a Canadian...
news / region
December 15, 2014 - 12:43pm
December 1, 2014
Train derails northwest of Wadena
About 18 cars derailed at 6:23 a.m. Monday four miles northwest of Wadena according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Ten of the cars were empty tankers while the rest of the cars held sugar and corn meal. The sheriff’s office emphasized there was no public health...
news / region
December 1, 2014 - 12:37pm
June 26, 2014
40-plus oil trains pass through Cass County weekly, documents show
By Kyle Potter / Forum News Service FARGO – More than 40 trains, each a mile long, hauling 3 million-plus gallons of Bakken crude, pass through Cass County every week – the most crude-by-rail traffic in North Dakota, according to documents released Wednesday by state officials....
news / region
June 26, 2014 - 8:47am
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...
news / region
May 28, 2013 - 7:42am
April 4, 2013
$44,000 worth of pot found on train in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- With the help of a dog and tip about a suspicious passenger, Grand Forks Sheriff’s Department deputies and Border Patrol agents busted a Portland, Ore., man and confiscated $44,000 worth of high-quality marijuana from an Amtrak train that was stopped in Grand...
news / region
April 4, 2013 - 8:46am
June 28, 2012
Autopsy: UND student found in rail yard died of blood loss
GRAND FORKS - The UND student found dead in March in the rail yard here died of blood loss after his right arm got tangled up in a train and torn off, according to a police report and autopsy results. Blake Christopher Ayling, 20, also had a blood alcohol content of .287, the report...
June 28, 2012 - 7:33am
April 3, 2012
Witness: Nilles drinking before train accident
MOORHEAD - Recently filed court documents shed more light on the investigation into the death of 27-year-old Jared Nilles of Fargo, whose body was found March 19 along the railroad tracks between Glyndon and Hawley. Investigators aren't yet sure how Nilles, an Amtrak passenger, ended...
April 3, 2012 - 7:23am
March 27, 2012
Roommate: UND student found dead along railroad tracks often used shortcut
GRAND FORKS - The UND student found dead Saturday morning in the Grand Forks rail yard was apparently taking a shortcut between his apartment and campus, according to police and his roommate. He may have clambered over or through a train blocking his way, said Lt. Jim Remer with...
March 27, 2012 - 7:48am
October 8, 2010
Beet truck driver critically hurt in crash with train near Fisher
RURAL FISHER, Minn. -Robert Forsman, 47, was in critical condition when he was transported from Altru Hospital to Minneapolis with injuries from...
October 8, 2010 - 8:56am
October 1, 2010
Trains collide in near Two Harbors; five crew members injured
Five crew members were injured in a head-on collision Thursday between two Canadian National trains north of Two Harbors, according to a CN spokesman...
October 1, 2010 - 7:30am
August 24, 2010
Woman found dead on railroad tracks in Duluth
Duluth police are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found this morning on the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad tracks near the New Page Paper Mill. The woman's identity hasn't been confirmed but police say they believe she is a 48-year-old Duluth woman. She was...
August 24, 2010 - 7:13am