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A second driver has been cited in the accident that resulted in the injury of UND women's hockey player Lisa Marvin on Monday. Gannon Miller, 18, of Cummings, N.D., has...
A Bemidji man who attempted to kill himself and a passenger by rolling his car pleaded guilty last week to felony assault and terroristic threats in Beltrami County District Court...
A lawyer for a Wisconsin girl accused of luring a classmate into the woods and repeatedly stabbing her to please Slenderman said on Tuesday his client still believes in the...
The man accused of killing a woman on June 30 when he struck her with his pickup while using a cellphone as she biked down a rural road with her...
Nine area radio stations - six in Baxter and three in the Wadena area - were part of the announcement of Hubbard Broadcasting Inc.'s asset purchase agreement to acquire 16...
The city of Grand Forks is excited about the holiday season — but not as excited as a recent Internet prank may have you believe. Grand Forks fell subject to an online prank in the past week, connecting a photo of phallic-looking holiday lights to the city. The photo shows lamppost decorations in the shape of a candle sitting on holly leaves and berries. Hundreds of people have shared the photo on Facebook and T
Authorities smelled propane when they found a couple dead at their rural home here Monday night, Barnes County Sheriff Randy McClaflin said. A third person was found alive and scheduled to be flown to Fargo for treatment, McClaflin said. All three were related, he said. The Sheriff’s Department is investigating the cause of the deaths, he said. No other details were released.
The family of Patrick Schoonover, the 14-year-old Eastview youth hockey player who died after collapsing on the ice during a bantam tournament game Friday at Essentia Health Sports Center ice arena in Brainerd,issued a statement late Sunday that their son died of a heart defect. On the Eastview Hockey Association website, the family stated that they wanted to clarify that their son's death was not a hockey related injury. Brainerd police officers and emergency medical personnel responded to the arena, formerly known as Brainerd Area Civic Center, about 4:25 p.m.
An unidentified 14-year-old male was the victim of an accidental gunshot wound Thursday morning at a residence in northeastern Otter Tail County. The shooting occurred at a residence on 615th Avenue northwest of Wadena and was reported at about 8:30 a.m, according to a preliminary police report. The activity log of the Wadena County Sheriff's Office, which assisted at the scene, indicated the boy was "m
CASSELTON, N.D. – The Cass County Sheriff demanded answers Thursday after two BNSF Railway trains derailed just west of here for the second time in under a year. “We deserve some answers and I don’t think any of us want to hear anymore that this is a coincidence,” Sheriff Paul Laney said, recalling the fiery explosion last December when a BNSF train carrying oil derailed west of here. “To have two derailments within one mile of each other, on the same set of tracks, in less than a year … I think we need some answers as to why it keeps happening.”