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Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
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County crafting buffer compliance rules
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September 2, 2017
Two drivers injured in I-94 crashes in Douglas County
Two separate rear-end crashes on Interstate 94 in Douglas County resulted in injuries on Friday, Sept. 1, the Minnesota State Patrol reports. A crash about 8:25 p.m. sent a Minot, North Dakota, woman to Douglas County Hospital. Noelle Stillabower, 26, was injured in a three-car crash...
September 2, 2017 - 9:07am
August 30, 2017
Man dies in farming accident in northern Minn.
GRYGLA, Minn. -- A Grygla man was found dead Tuesday, Aug. 29, after a farming accident, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office....
August 30, 2017 - 5:06pm
August 21, 2017
Update: Boy helped sister escape before his death in rollover
A 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is injured after a utility vehicle accident north of Millerville on Thursday afternoon.
August 21, 2017 - 4:35pm
August 4, 2017
Child missing in river in St. Cloud dies
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 7-year-old boy died after he was reported missing in the Mississippi River in a St. Cloud park on Friday afternoon. Authorities...
August 4, 2017 - 3:55pm
July 25, 2017
Two injured when pickup hits buggy in Todd County
A pickup truck rear-ended a horse-drawn buggy in Todd County on Tuesday, injuring two people on the buggy. The Minnesota State Patrol said Eli Yoder, 20, was treated at St. Cloud Hospital and Dan Yoder, 16, was treated at the hospital in Long Prairie. Both sustained for non-life-threatening...
July 25, 2017 - 1:40pm
July 23, 2017
Two from Garfield hurt in crash
Two people from Garfield were injured when the van they were in was rear-ended west of Alexandria. Dale Haagenstad, 67, and Mary Haagenstad, 56, were taken to Douglas County Hospital after the crash that occurred about 11:30 p.m. Saturday, July 22. The Minnesota State Patrol said...
July 23, 2017 - 3:28pm
July 21, 2017
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
MENAHGA, Minn. — A 66-year-old Menahga man has died and another was flown from the scene with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash...
July 21, 2017 - 9:48pm
July 20, 2017
Family OK after Jeep goes airborne near Evansville
A Jeep ran off Interstate 94 near Evansville, went airborne then rolled several times in the median Wednesday after its driver tried to avoid...
July 20, 2017 - 6:25pm
Updated: Driver killed, four children injured on I-94 near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. – A pickup driven by a Fargo man rear-ended an SUV on Interstate 94 near St. Cloud, killing the SUV driver and injuring four children, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A 2000 Ford Expedition driven by a 37-year-old St. Cloud woman and a 2012 Ford F-150,...
July 20, 2017 - 8:33am
July 2, 2017
Two killed near Redwood Falls when car hits truck
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. — Both the driver and passenger of a car were killed Friday in a head-on collision with a semi on U.S. Highway 71. Justin Michael Ahrens, 38, of Morton, and Brittany Renae Olson, 25, of Redwood Falls, died when the 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix driven by Ahrens crossed...
July 2, 2017 - 6:49pm
June 24, 2017
Updated: Henning man dies after crash in Otter Tail County
A Henning man has died from injuries suffered in a head-on collision earlier this week, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said Friday, June 23, in a news release. The man, 39-year-old James Wilcox, was involved in a crash near Perham on Monday, June 19, the sheriff’s office...
June 24, 2017 - 2:30pm
June 22, 2017
Motorcyclist injured after veering into truck
A man was injured Thursday, June 22, when his motorcycle veered into a semi-truck on the exit ramp from Interstate 94 at Minnesota Highway 29...
June 22, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 12, 2017
Car rolls, starts on fire after crash in Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County, Minn. -- Two people were taken to the hospital after two vehicles rolled in a ditch and one started on fire. The Otter Tail...
June 12, 2017 - 8:31am
June 5, 2017
Carlos man dies in motorcycle crash
A 28-year-old Carlos man died in motorcycle crash in southwest Minnesota on Saturday, June 3. Levi Robert Wildman, who was driving a 2009 Harley...
June 5, 2017 - 11:26am
May 31, 2017
Man injured in Grant County crash
A Herman man was injured Wednesday morning when his vehicle vaulted over a field approach in Grant County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported...
May 31, 2017 - 10:13am