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On the second day after his dogs went missing, after a search by plane was called off because of icing, Chris Verhel nearly gave up hope. “When I knew we couldn’t fly, my heart just dropped,” Verhel said on Saturday.
Thin ice on Otter Tail Lake claimed a Battle Lake man’s pickup truck while the two occupants were rescued from its roof late Friday night. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s officials said Robert Karst, 75, called to report he and an acquaintance were stranded on the roof of Karst’s partially submerged pickup. The pickup had broken through a thin layer of ice on the northwest corner of Otter Tail Lake near a pressure ridge.
Two people were shot in the head at a north Brainerd residence Sunday night and law enforcement officers searched for two suspects they consider armed and dangerous.
Clayton Louis Lakey scrolls, and girls beckon. Rather, their sellers do. Like carnival barkers in an Internet sideshow, they tout their product: young women who will provide companionship. For a price. "I have girls that are waiting for you to do with as you please," one online ad promises. Lakey, 34, scrolls through the lurid postings, scores of them offering a break from the tedium and loneliness of his solitary job packing dirt in the Bakken oilfields. Another ad grabs his attention. “Hot young girls!” it says.
A New York Mills, Minn., journalist who left Sanford Hospital on Saturday was located in St. Cloud, Minn., today.
To hear pundits, preachers and an assortment of doomsayers tell it, the United States is going to hell in a handcart. Conditions have never been worse, they opine. The nation...
By TomCherveny / Forum News Service DAWSON — Drop a large cottonwood tree in Madison, Minnesota, and it might just land in Orlando, Florida, believe it or not. Which is...
Two people died when a train hit a car south of Warroad, Wednesday evening. Aaron J. Cook, 35, of Warroad, was driving a car at a railroad crossing on Minnesota Highway 11 south of Warroad at about 5:30 p.m. when he slowed at a stop sign, but did not stop, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
This time, the alarmists are not crying “Wolf.” They’re crying “Too few wolves.” But the effect will be the same: a cynical public not only ignoring the calls, but also...
A North Dakota man died Friday night in a snowmobile accident north of Montevideo, according to the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office. Joshua Peter Decock, 34, of Fargo, N.D., was driving a snowmobile on 10th Street Northeast at the time of the accident, Chippewa County Sheriff Stacy Tufto said. Decock was found at the bottom of a drainage ditch and transported by ambulance to the Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to a news release from the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office.