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Church Musicians recital to feature 2016 scholarship recipients
After 5 years, search continues for missing Minnesota pilot and plane
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LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji shuts down Alexandria in sweep
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
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BASEBALL: Junior Legion team sweeps Moorhead
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
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PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Take a step in the right direction
FISH TALES: Chad Newman
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not amused by president’s apparent amusement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BSU should do the right thing and rehire professor
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
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Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
March 15, 2017
New, safer U.S. rail cars gather dust even as ethanol trains grow longer
NEW YORK -- While crossing a small wooden bridge in northwestern Iowa last Thursday, March 9, 20 rail tank cars in a mile-long train transporting...
March 15, 2017 - 2:30pm
February 8, 2017
Amtrak's Empire Builder route resumes after avalanche
Amtrak’s Empire Builder route resumed Wednesday after heavy snowfall and an avalanche in the Rocky Mountains halted it Monday. Amtrak officials...
February 8, 2017 - 10:14am
November 26, 2016
Man killed by train in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - A man was killed after being hit by a BNSF train in Moorhead early Saturday, Nov. 26. Officials with the Moorhead Police Department were dispatched to the 1600 block of Main Avenue in Moorhead around 2:15 a.m. to reports of a man that was hit by a train. The victim was...
November 26, 2016 - 1:18pm
April 18, 2016
Officials release name of girl fatally struck by train in Wadena
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the young woman killed after being hit by a BNSF train Saturday evening. Officials say 15-year-old Stacy Hundeby of Wadena was struck and killed by an eastbound BNSF train. Hundeby's dog was also killed by the BNSF train....
April 18, 2016 - 1:17pm
April 16, 2016
Young woman dead after being hit by train in Wadena
WADENA, Minn. – A young woman and her dog are dead after being hit by a train here the evening of Saturday, April 16, according to a BNSF Railway official. The official said the accident happened shortly after 6 p.m. about 1,000 feet from a crossing, east of Highway 71. The Wadena...
April 16, 2016 - 11:27pm
March 4, 2016
Minnesota train-vehicle deaths down in 2015
ST. PAUL -- The number of deaths from vehicle-train crashes in Minnesota continued a 45-year downward trend, according to a government study. The state transportation department said there were four deaths in crashes at public railroad crossings in the state in 2015, down from nine...
March 4, 2016 - 6:35pm
May 30, 2015
Man killed as vehicle hits train south of Moorhead
By Josh Francis Forum News Service KURTZ TOWNSHIP, MINN. -- A car collided with a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train Saturday morning...
May 30, 2015 - 7:50pm
May 9, 2015
Trains, trains and trains: Beltrami County History Center hosts National Train Day event (w/video)
BEMIDJI -- Jeremy Seibel carried his son Logan throughout the Beltrami County History Center Saturday morning. But there was something a bit...
May 9, 2015 - 6:08pm
May 6, 2015
UPDATE: Oil train cars on fire, city evacuated after North Dakota train derailment (with video)
HEIMDAL, N.D. -- The small North Dakota community of Heimdal and surrounding farmsteads were evacuated after an oil tanker train derailed Wednesday...
May 6, 2015 - 3:57pm
March 19, 2015
326,170 Minnesotans live near oil train tracks
ST. PAUL -- State officials estimate that 326,170 Minnesotans live within a half mile of railroad tracks that carry crude oil, a distance often known as the danger zone. People within a half mile of tracks usually will be evacuated if an oil train could explode or catch fire after...
March 19, 2015 - 12:14pm
January 1, 2015
Two killed when train hits car near Warroad
WARROAD, Minn -- Two people died when a train hit a car south of Warroad, Wednesday evening. Aaron J. Cook, 35, of Warroad, was driving a car at a railroad crossing on Minnesota Highway 11 south of Warroad at about 5:30 p.m. when he slowed at a stop sign, but did not stop, according...
January 1, 2015 - 3:58pm
July 23, 2014
Authorities identified Baudette man killed by train
BEMIDJI -- A Baudette, Minn., killed Thursday by a train near Roosevelt, Minn., has been identified as Jordan Patrick Berg, 26, the Roseau County Sheriff's Office said today. Berg was standing on the tracks around 11 p.m. when the eastbound Canadian National train struck him....
July 23, 2014 - 2:32pm
July 19, 2014
Man killed by train near Roosevelt, Minn.
ROOSEVELT, Minn. -- A man was struck by a train and killed Thursday near Roosevelt, according to the Roseau County Sheriff’s Office. At 11:15 p.m., the agency received a call that a Canadian National train had struck and killed a pedestrian west of Roosevelt. The sheriff’s...
July 19, 2014 - 12:12pm
February 4, 2014
Train sprays oil for nearly 70 miles near Red Wing, Minn.
RED WING, Minn. -- A southbound Canadian Pacific train leaked a trail of about 12,000 gallons of crude oil Monday morning after passing through Red Wing, according to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. MPCA emergency responders worked with railroad personnel throughout...
February 4, 2014 - 7:58pm
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