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June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
June 8, 2017
Assistant Fosston fire chief dies in motorcycle crash
FOSSTON -- One of Fosston’s assistant fire chiefs died Wednesday after the motorcycle he was driving crashed. According to a Minnesota State...
June 8, 2017 - 4:11pm
May 9, 2017
Polk prosecutor seeks harsh sentence for fentanyl suspects
CROOKSTON, Minn.—The Polk County Attorney's Office is seeking to impose harsh penalties beyond the scope of Minnesota sentencing guidelines...
May 9, 2017 - 8:57pm
May 2, 2017
Investigators: NW Minnesota man killed in standoff died from law officer gunfire, not suicide
EAST GRAND FORKS Minn.—A 73-year-old northwest Minnesota man who died in a standoff with law enforcement after reportedly firing at a mail...
May 2, 2017 - 5:32pm
April 6, 2017
Fire training exercise combines burning and learning in Polk County
POLK COUNTY, Minn. — Thursday afternoon was perfect for burning. And learning. Light and variable northeast winds and plenty of sun made...
April 6, 2017 - 8:18pm
March 30, 2017
Five arrested in East Grand Forks fentanyl investigation
The East Grand Forks Police Department on Thursday announced new arrests in an investigation by the Grand Forks Narcotics Task Force and the...
March 30, 2017 - 8:59pm
March 27, 2017
School bus damaged in Polk County crash
GULLY—No one was seriously injured Monday morning after an SUV broadsided a school bus carrying students. According to a report from the...
March 27, 2017 - 2:51pm
March 21, 2017
Man who shot at deputy, mailman in NW Minnesota may have had dementia, neighbors say
WARREN, Minn. -- Authorities have identified a rural northwest Minnesota man who died in an officer-involved shooting Monday as 73-year-old...
March 21, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 20, 2017
Suspect found dead after shooting at deputy, mail carrier in far NW Minn.
TABOR, Minn. - A Grand Forks SWAT unit and area law enforcement are at the scene of a farmstead northeast of East Grand Forks for what appears...
March 20, 2017 - 5:54pm
March 14, 2017
Gonvick man dies in Polk County crash
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—A 31-year-old Gonvick, Minn., man died early Tuesday, March 14, in a one-vehicle crash in Polk County. According...
March 14, 2017 - 9:03am
February 25, 2017
Crookston 62-year-old arrested after allegedly hitting jail doors
A 62-year-old Crookston man arrested Friday night is suspected of driving through two overhead doors at the county jail before hitting a gas...
February 25, 2017 - 9:44am
January 28, 2017
UND pilot, student forced to land plane in field after engine fails
CROOKSTON—A University of North Dakota instructor and student flying a small aircraft were forced to an emergency landing Friday evening,...
January 28, 2017 - 9:53am
December 10, 2016
Polk County man assaults woman, holds her against her will for 11 hours, police say
CROOKSTON -- A 37-year-old Polk County man was arrested after a woman told authorities Friday evening she had been held against her will and...
December 10, 2016 - 12:43pm
December 8, 2016
Two from Bemidji escape serious injury in rollover on Highway 2
BEMIDJI—Two people from Bemidji escaped serious injuries after rolling their truck in Polk County on Thursday afternoon. According to the the Minnesota State Patrol, Dusten Desrosier, 38, of Bemidji was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on U.S. Highway 2 near Lengby...
December 8, 2016 - 7:44pm
November 22, 2016
Woman found dead in tent near Crookston
CROOKSTON, Minn. — A Crookston woman who was apparently living in a tent died shortly after being found unresponsive at a site off a highway Friday night.Erin Koplitz was discovered about 10:50 p.m. Friday north of the Highway 75 bypass bridge west of Crookston, according to a press...
November 22, 2016 - 4:02pm