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'God's Work...Our Hands'
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Patience is a virtue, it certainly helped me out
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Hospice of the Red River Valley welcomes community specialist
Bell Bank shortens name
'Brew boys' bring new flavor
NYM's Cultural Center hosts selfie exhibit; reception, artist talk, awards set for Thursday
Daughtry to perform Friday at Shooting Star
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We are all broken but God is GREATER in our brokenness
Pelican Ass'n worried about old golf course chemicals
Yes, there were attacks before Sept. 11, 2001
The best athlete in the world
The truth about Muslims in MN
Master Gardening Training
'Wise as an old crow' is a true thing
Look close: Don't shoot radio-collared bears
Sad news--more zebra mussels
Electronics now a key part of fishing
Public hearing Oct. 6 on statewide transportation plans
Snellman Days set this weekend
Grondahl says goodbye
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'Coffee with the Council' set Saturday in DL
Pine to Palm
Frazee Crash injures three
Three people were injured when a Jeep and a Chevy Impala collided at Highway 10 and County Road 60 between Frazee and Perham in Otter Tail County Friday. According to the State Patrol, the 2006 Jeep was traveling eastbound on County Road 60. The 2015 Impala was traveling westbound...
8 hours 28 min ago
Firefighter charged in fatal highway crash
A firefighter from Michigan was charged in Anoka County District Court on Monday after reportedly causing a freeway crash that killed two of his fellow firefighters and injured six others as they drove one of their trucks to Utah to fight a wildfire. Michael A. Johnson, 28, of Baraga,...
8 hours 32 min ago
August 17, 2016
Three injured in rear-end crash near Detroit Lakes
Three people were injured in a rear-end collision near here Sunday, Aug. 14. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a Ford Escape driven by Jason Bristlin, 49, of Hawley, was stopped on Highway 59 to make a left turn around 3 p.m. when it was hit by a Volkswagon Beetle driven by...
August 17, 2016 - 11:41am
Pickup crashes near Lake Park after driver suffers fatal medical issue
The driver of a pickup suffered a fatal medical issue while driving on Highway 10 near Lake Park Monday afternoon, Aug. 15, causing the pickup to leave the road and crash, according to a report released by the Minnesota State Patrol. According to the State Patrol: The driver of the...
August 17, 2016 - 11:21am
March 25, 2014
Pilot error cited in fatal 2013 crash near Hawley
HAWLEY, Minn. – An airplane crash near here last March was the fault of the 48-year-old pilot it killed, according to federal investigators. Kevin Ferris, a Moorhead High School and Minnesota State University Moorhead graduate who owned a flower shop in Duluth, shouldn’t have...
March 25, 2014 - 8:33pm
February 5, 2014
Minor injuries reported as plane flips at Worthington airport
WORTHINGTON, Minn. - minor injuries were reported after an airplane went off the runway Monday evening at the Worthington Municipal Airport....
February 5, 2014 - 8:17am
January 13, 2014
Report puts train crash damage estimate at $6.1 million
CASSELTON – Nearly all of the tank cars involved in a fiery train crash near here last month punctured in the wreck, spilling more than 400,000...
January 13, 2014 - 12:22pm
October 29, 2013
ND-bound pilot who crashed in Minn. owned flooring firm
PRINCETON, Minn. - The pilot who died in a Monday crash near the Princeton airport owned a floor-sanding business and was leaving on a hunting trip to North Dakota. Kevin Covlin, 51, died in the crash, but his hunting dog survived. Just last week, the Princeton Union-Eagle printed...
October 29, 2013 - 12:01pm
September 3, 2013
DL man victim in dirt bike crash near Hunter, ND
The Cass County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday released the identity of a man who died Monday in a dirt bike crash near Hunter. John J. Housholder, 46, of Detroit Lakes was injured on a private dirt track while riding a dirt bike about 1 p.m. Monday, said Capt. Mitch Burris of the...
September 3, 2013 - 3:01pm
June 26, 2013
Seaplane crash-lands on Ely lake; no injuries
ELY, Minn. - A small seaplane apparently crash-landed Tuesday afternoon onto Shagawa Lake in Ely, the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office reported. Its two passengers were not injured. A 911 call came in to the county dispatch center at 12:55 p.m. about a 2000 Aviat Husky plane...
June 26, 2013 - 8:06am
May 28, 2013
17-year-old girl hurt in one-vehicle crash near Fosston
A 17-year-old girl was injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Fosston, Minn. According to a spokesman for the Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Crookston, the girl was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened about six miles northeast of Fosston, which is about...
May 28, 2013 - 8:24am
April 9, 2013
Pilot killed in crash wasn't rated to fly in fog
Duluth pilot Kevin Ferris, who died in a small-plane crash after flying into fog in northwestern Minnesota on March 29, did not have the instrument rating recommended for the weather conditions forecast for his destination of Moorhead, Minn., according to a federal transportation...
April 9, 2013 - 9:30am
February 7, 2013
Morning crash at major PR intersection stalls traffic, buses, causes no injuries
A crash Thursday morning at a major intersection west of Park Rapids snarled commuter traffic to and from Detroit Lakes and slowed school bus...
February 7, 2013 - 9:30am
October 18, 2012
Alleged drunken driver charged with felonies in fiery Highway 75 crash last week
MOORHEAD - An arrest warrant has been issued for a Minot, N.D., woman who faces felony charges for allegedly causing a fiery crash on Highway 75 north of Moorhead last week that injured an elderly couple and herself. According to a complaint filed with the charges, the driver was...
October 18, 2012 - 12:02pm
May 29, 2012
Three hurt in broadside collision near Dent
Three people were injured in a broadside crash today near Dent. The accident occurred when a 2003 Chevy Malibu, northbound on Otter Tail County Road 125, went through a stop sign at the Highway 108 junction. The Malibu was hit broadside by a 1997 Plymouth passenger van traveling...
May 29, 2012 - 3:17pm