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Thief River Falls
January 28, 2017
No charges in Thief River Falls crash that killed 7-year-old boy waiting for bus
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.—Prosecutors will not bring charges against a woman who was driving the vehicle that hit and killed a 7-year-old...
January 28, 2017 - 10:25am
January 27, 2017
No chilly reception for Arctic Cat buyer in Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS—In the wake of news that Arctic Cat was sold to international defense, aviation and vehicle manufacturer Textron Inc. Wednesday,...
January 27, 2017 - 1:53pm
November 30, 2016
No investigation in claim deputy told to omit Pokemon Go from fatal accident report
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- There will be no investigation into a Pennington County sheriff’s deputy’s claim police told him to exclude...
November 30, 2016 - 6:21pm
November 18, 2016
Jury: Woman won’t be charged in Thief River Falls bicycle crash that killed teenager
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. — Incident reports shed light on a bicycle crash that killed a 14-year-old Thief River Falls boy, with police stating “Pokemon Go” was open on the teen’s phone when officers found it at the scene of the crash. The documents also include an investigating...
November 18, 2016 - 9:22pm
November 7, 2016
Slated for destruction, old schoolhouse gets new life on Thief River Falls farmstead
NEAR THIEF RIVER FALLS—Faye Auchenpaugh could not bear the thought of the old one-room country schoolhouse that she had attended as a child...
November 7, 2016 - 9:51am
November 2, 2016
Thief River Falls man gets 68 months for role in fatal meth-fueled wreck
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man was sentenced to serve more than five years in state prison for his role in a May 2015 crash that killed a Warren man. Scott Wayne Srnsky, 42, was convicted of criminal vehicular manslaughter, a felony, in August for the death of...
November 2, 2016 - 10:00am
October 21, 2016
Thief River Falls man pleads guilty in birthday shooting case
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Thief River Falls man has pleaded guilty to shooting another man during a birthday party in rural Pennington County, Minn.
October 21, 2016 - 4:19pm
October 18, 2016
Man charged with trying to set son on fire accused of choking girlfriend, prompting hours-long standoff
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man accused of trying to set his son on fire now faces charges after police say he choked and...
October 18, 2016 - 4:48pm
Freedom Ride on Wednesday in honor of Seurer
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Freedom Ride in honor of Larry Lee Seurer Jr. will held Wednesday beginning at Johnson Funeral Service, 420 N Labree Ave. in Thief River Falls.Seurer, a former Bemidji resident, died in a motorcycle accident Oct. 13, and his family said they wanted to invite...
October 18, 2016 - 6:40am
October 11, 2016
Bus rerouted before vehicle fatally struck boy near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- The tragic death of a 7-year-old Thief River Falls boy is still being investigated, but a new report by Thief River...
October 11, 2016 - 10:40am
October 6, 2016
7-year-old Thief River Falls student killed crossing road to get on school bus
A 7-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle and killed while waiting for the school bus early Thursday morning 12 miles south of Thief River Falls....
October 6, 2016 - 2:59pm
September 3, 2016
Victim named in shooting involving National Guard member: Link between two men still unknown
ALBERT LEA, Minn. -- A Freeborn County man investigators said was shot to death by a National Guard member based in Thief River Falls, Minn.,...
September 3, 2016 - 3:20am
July 25, 2016
UPDATED: 2 dead, 4 injured in Thief River Falls crash Saturday
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Two people are dead and others injured after a two-vehicle crash that involved six people on Saturday, July 23, in Pennington County. Michael Buckley, 33, of Fargo, and Amber Danzeisen, 25, of West Fargo, were killed when the 2000 Toyota Camry Buckley was...
July 25, 2016 - 9:23am
July 19, 2016
Boy dies after being struck by truck in Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS — A 14-year-old boy died after being hit by a vehicle Monday evening in Thief River Falls. Gannon Allen Hejlik, 14, was riding his bicycle through an intersection when he was fatally struck by a truck driven by Tammy Martha Johnson, 52, Thief River Falls, according...
July 19, 2016 - 1:55pm
June 15, 2016
Arctic Cat wins $46.7 million in patent lawsuit
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A federal judge in Florida awarded Arctic Cat, the manufacturer of all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles with a plant in Thief River Falls, $46.7 million in damages in a patent dispute with Bombardier Recreational Products, Arctic Cat said this week. RELATED: Arctic...
June 15, 2016 - 4:35pm