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By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer CASS LAKE, Minn. -- Aerial water tankers and helicopters aided ground crews in dousing a 60-acre wildfire south of Cass Lake on Wednesday afternoon...
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – A mixed martial arts bout here Saturday night left a fighter with a traumatic brain injury and collapsed windpipe. The injury came during the main event,...
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on May 28, 2014 at approximately 1:31 PM the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fire in Pike Bay Township approximately 1 mile south-west of Cass Lake. Officers responded and located a large fast moving wildfire in a pine forest with a significant amount of blow down material. Ten residences were evacuated along the Nary Road (156th St NW) in Cass County.
By Amy Chaffins GLENWOOD, Minn.
By Patrick Springer / Forum FARGO – Alfonso Rodriguez once boasted of reading hundreds of books, but dropped out of school at the age of 18 without graduating. The man convicted of the 2003 kidnapping and murder of Dru Sjodin is mentally retarded, according to his lawyers, and therefore should be spared the death penalty. But prosecutors argue that Rodriguez is not mentally disabled, and therefore should be executed, as allowed u
BEMIDJI -- Area fire crews are battling a brush fire south of Cass Lake. The fire was reported at about 1:30 p.m., witnesses told the Pioneer, and officials are using aerial and ground efforts to combat the fire. The staging area for firefighters is at the Pike Bay Town Hall, officials said.
A 2-year-old boy fell from a third-story apartment window at a UND apartment complex Tuesday, according to University Police. Chief Eric Plummer said officers arrived on the scene at Carleton Court to find the boy inside with his family after falling from their apartment window with a screen in place.
LAKE PARK, Minn. – A WDAY-TV news reporter was arrested near here Monday on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. Minnesota State Patrol Sgt. Jesse Grabow said Kiersten “Kay” Cooley, 25, was arrested about 5:30 p.m. headed westbound on U.S.
By Amy Dalrymple/ The Forum WATFORD CITY, N.D. -- Stella Schlosser and her family of five didn’t have a plan for seeking shelter from a tornado in their RV near Watford City.