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February 3, 2014
One killed in train-vehicle crash near Sabin, Minn.
SABIN, Minn. – A Sabin man was killed and his wife was airlifted to a Fargo hospital Sunday afternoon following a train/vehicle crash...
February 3, 2014 - 9:24am
January 30, 2014
Truck driver killed in collision with train in Herman, Minn.
HERMAN, Minn. -- The driver of a truck was killed in a crash with a freight train Tuesday in Herman, according to the Grant County Sheriff's Department. Bradley Vold, 47, of Graceville, was driving a semi loaded with soybeans on Third Street in Herman. At a railroad crossing,...
January 30, 2014 - 9:54am
January 20, 2014
Fourth body pulled from Mississippi after Jan. 5 accident near Winona
WINONA, Minn. -- Searchers on the Mississippi River have recovered the fourth body from an early January accident. The body of Andrew Kingsbury, 29 of La Crosse, Wis., was taken from the Mississippi Sunday about 700 feet downstream from where the vehicle containing the...
January 20, 2014 - 10:30am
January 17, 2014
Minnesota driving deaths down in 2013
ST. PAUL -- Fewer drivers died in Minnesota accidents last year than in 2012. The Public Safety Department on Thursday reported the preliminary 2013 road death toll at 375, down from 395 a year earlier and a peak in the past decade of 567 in 2004. “Despite last year’s...
January 17, 2014 - 9:32am
January 16, 2014
Three escape serious injury in rollover on Highway 2
BEMIDJI -- A Laporte, Minn., woman and two children escaped serious injury in a one-vehicle rollover on U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji on Thursday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Danae Johnson, 28, of Laporte, was westbound on Highway 2 at mile marker 113, which...
January 16, 2014 - 7:16pm
UPDATED: Arkansas woman killed in rollover on Highway 2 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- An Arkansas woman was killed in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 2 in Bemidji on Thursday afternoon. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2002 Chevrolet SK1 driven by Olen Defoure, 36, of Bald Knob, Ark., was traveling east on U.S. Highway 2 at about 1:45...
January 16, 2014 - 6:46pm
Solway woman injured in rollover
BEMIDJI -- A Solway woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 2 near Bemidji on Thursday afternoon. Maureen O'Brien, 71, of Solway, was traveling east on U.S. Highway 2 at mile marker 111 in the right lane just before 1 p.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol....
January 16, 2014 - 4:02pm
January 13, 2014
GF man injured in snowmobile accident near Nevis
BEMIDJI -- A Grand Forks man was transported to Sanford Bemidji Medical Center after being injured in a snowmobile accident early Saturday on the Heartland Trail, about a mile east of Nevis, Minn., the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office said Monday. William Zasoski, 66, was...
January 13, 2014 - 5:29pm
January 10, 2014
Man found dead in Fargo likely froze to death
FARGO – A man whose body was found Thursday afternoon in Fargo is believed to have frozen to death, which would make it the area’s first death in six years from exposure to harsh winter weather. Police had a preliminary identification of the man Thursday evening and...
January 10, 2014 - 8:40am
Head-on collision in Roseau County sends 2 to hospital
BEMIDJI -- Two people were sent to a Grand Forks hospital after a head-on collision Thursday night in Roseau County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Duane Kukowski, 40, of Badger, Minn., was eastbound on Minnesota Highway 11 in a 2002 Chevy Tahoe at about 9:30 p.m. when...
January 10, 2014 - 8:33am
January 6, 2014
UPDATED: Third Mississippi River accident victim found
By Don Davis Forum News Service WINONA, Minn. -- A third body was found Monday, a day after a vehicle was pulled from Mississippi River near Winona. The body was spotted early Monday afternoon near where a sport utility vehicle with two bodies inside was removed...
January 6, 2014 - 12:08pm
January 4, 2014
Alexandria man killed in I-94 crash
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 66-year-old Alexandria man died in a one-vehicle rollover Friday on Interstate 94 near Alexandria. Calvin C. Warren was driving a 2005 Dodge Ram at about 4 p.m. near mile marker 102 when he lost control of the vehicle, went into the ditch and rolled,...
January 4, 2014 - 3:17pm
December 31, 2013
VIDEO: Updated: Casselton residents can return home
By Kyle Potter and Archie Ingersoll Forum News Service CASSELTON, N.D. - The voluntary evacuation of Casselton after the fiery train...
December 31, 2013 - 9:27am
December 25, 2013
Student found in subzero cold is upgraded to fair condition
DULUTH -- The condition of a University of Minnesota Duluth student found unconscious in subzero cold Dec. 7 has been upgraded from critical to fair, hospital officials confirmed Tuesday. Alyssa Jo Lommel had been listed in critical condition Saturday. The UMD student was...
December 25, 2013 - 3:54pm
December 23, 2013
One killed, one hurt in central Minnesota crash on Friday
ROYALTON, Minn. -- A Nisswa man was killed and a Duluth man injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday morning in central Minnesota. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that Lucas A. Johnson, 23, of Nisswa, died from injuries suffered in the crash on U.S. Highway 10 in Royalton,...
December 23, 2013 - 9:56am