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Dent-Two people were injured Saturday afternoon after a crash west of Dent. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department says 68-year-old Richard Swanson of Dent was heading west on Highway 108...
MOORHEAD - Moorhead Police are investigating reports of gunshots heard about 5 blocks south of Minnesota State University Moorhead. Authorities say they received several calls around 2:30 Tuesday morning. Initial reports indicated that anywhere from four to seven shots were heard from a gun that sounded like a pistol. Police later found four shell casings on the 1500 block of 13th Street South. The casings were laying in the roadway of 13th Street. Officers spoke with area residents and searched the area.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation expects a three-year project installing signs to mark the 800-mile Mississippi River Trail in Minnesota to finish by July. The MnDOT crews and contractors will...
BEMIDJI, Minn. — While spotting a bear around Bemidji and other parts of northern Minnesota is nothing new, officials say there have been a few more sightings as of late. In the past week, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office has received several reports of bears wandering into yards and right up to houses. According to the office's Facebook page, a bear even came up to Sheriff's Deputy Scott Hinners' vehicle and said hello while he was writing reports near Nebish. Another call had a bear pawing at sliding glass door at a house near Blackduck.
FARGO - A Fargo man who denied causing the death of his newborn baby last summer is set to change his plea, court records show. Prosecutors in February charged Nicholas Desjarlais with felony negligent homicide, alleging that he caused the death of his two-month-old daughter. He pleaded not guilty. A police report states that Desjarlais drunkenly fell asleep on a couch with his daughter, and when he awoke, the baby was in between his body and the back of the couch.
RANDALL, Minn. -- A 38-year-old Little Falls man was hospitalized Tuesday following an assault and shooting in a Randall mobile home park, reported the Morrison County Sheriff's Office. Ryan Deters was allegedly hit with a wooden baseball bat by Kyle St. Martin-Smith, 25, Randall, and struck in the left forearm by two pistol rounds fired by St. Martin-Smith. Deters was transported by Gold Cross Ambulance to St. Gabriel's Hospital for treatment of injuries. The sheriff's office received a 911 call at 10:02 a.m.
SOBIESKI, Minn. - A 53-year-old man died Saturday in the aftermath of a crash between two pickups. Alan Kedrowski, 53, Long Prairie, was airlifted to St. Cloud Hospital where he...
A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early this morning at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in south Grand Forks. Marcell Willis was on active duty at Grand Forks Air Force Base, according to a police statement released this afternoon. Police are still investigating the motive behind the shooting, but there doesn't appear to be a link between Willis and the store employees, Grand Forks Police Lt. Derik Zimmel said. According to police, Willis entered the store, 2551 32nd Ave. S., just after 1 a.m. and shot two employees, including one fatally.
GLENWOOD, Minn. — Two men escaped with minor injuries when their plane crash landed in Lake Minnewaska Friday afternoon. The Pope County Sheriff's office received a report at approximately 1...
CHANHASSEN, Minn. -- Divers found 10 zebra mussels in Christmas Lake during a follow-up search earlier this week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said. The mussels were found outside of the area where the DNR had treated the lake last year as part of a series of small, targeted treatments in Minnesota lakes.