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BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
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FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
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Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
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Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
MINNETONKA, Minn. -- A construction worker was killed Monday afternoon in Minnetonka when a large steel pipe rolled off a semitrailer, crushing...
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February 19, 2017
Woman, 56, dies when hit by train in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A woman is dead after being hit by a train in Detroit Lakes. At around 9 p.m. Saturday, Detroit Lakes police and paramedics...
February 19, 2017 - 2:53pm
February 16, 2017
Lancaster, Minn., woman injured in rollover
Kittson County, Minn. -- A young woman was taken to the hospital after a truck rolled on top of her. Minnesota State Patrol says 20-year-old...
February 16, 2017 - 9:34am
January 21, 2017
One person injured in semi, SUV crash in Otter Tail County
FARGO -- One person was injured in Minnesota’s Otter Tail County in a crash involving a semi and a sports utility vehicle with attached trailer....
January 21, 2017 - 8:45pm
January 15, 2017
Truck falls off bridge on SD interstate to street below, killing driver
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A 43-year-old truck driver has died after his semi went off an Interstate 229 bridge in Sioux Falls and fell to the street...
January 15, 2017 - 4:41pm
January 10, 2017
18-year-old Minnesota snowmobile racer was victim in crash near Bemidji
FOREST LAKE, Minn. -- Hunter Houle came from a snowmobile racing family. His father, brothers, uncle and grandfathers all raced. And from an...
January 10, 2017 - 9:14pm
December 29, 2016
Icy road causes rollover near Shevlin
CLEARWATER COUNTY—No one was injured when a pickup truck traveling east on Highway 2 near Shevlin ran off the road Thursday morning. According...
December 29, 2016 - 6:13pm
December 28, 2016
Set to be parents, Christmas Day tragedy leaves 1 dead, another injured after car-pedestrian accident
AUDUBON, Minn. — A phone call that every parent prays they never get — least of all on Christmas Day — told Brent Mclaughlin...
December 28, 2016 - 12:21pm
December 15, 2016
ND mom seeks charges after 10-year-old son's snowmobile death
GRAND FORKS - Justice for Christmas, that's all one woman wants after her son was killed in a snowmobile crash. The burden is on her shoulders,...
December 15, 2016 - 9:41am
November 12, 2016
One injured in Cass County crash
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji woman was injured in a Cass County accident Friday afternoon after her car was rear-ended while stopped at an intersection. Patricia Lester, 75, was traveling north on State Highway 371 in a 2007 Nissan Altima at about 3:54 p.m. Friday and stopped at the intersection...
November 12, 2016 - 3:06pm
October 20, 2016
Boy, 16, dies after sustaining injuries in SD farm accident
WINNER, S.D. — A Winner High School student injured in a farming accident died Wednesday night, Oct. 20, a day after getting stuck in a grain bin. Taylor Watzel, 16, of Winner, died at about 7 p.m., according to Winner Superintendent Bruce Carrier. Students gathered in the school’s...
October 20, 2016 - 10:57am
August 27, 2016
Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life: Without vest ‘no way he could have survived’ first responder says
MILTONA, Minn. -- “All the gear, all the time.” This is a motto that Jim and Jaque Rasmussen live by when riding their motorcycles. And...
August 27, 2016 - 5:33pm
August 16, 2016
Bemidji boy who nearly died in ATV crash searching for unknown hero
BEMIDJI -- Summer vacation is supposed to be a time of fun. But for a Bemidji teenager he learned a life lesson from a near death experience....
August 16, 2016 - 10:40am
August 15, 2016
Blackduck man in stable condition after single-vehicle accident
BEMIDJI--A Blackduck man was seriously injured after the truck he was driving went off the road Thursday. Joshua Platt, 33, was driving a concrete truck north on Clearwater County Road 2 near Shevlin at about 2:37 p.m. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report, the truck swerved...
August 15, 2016 - 6:20pm
July 25, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in single-car crash
PARK RAPIDS—A Park Rapids man died after a single-vehicle accident in Hubbard County Saturday morning. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a report of a crash on 190th Street about a mile northwest of Park Rapids at about 6:25 a.m. Saturday, according to a release....
July 25, 2016 - 4:39pm