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N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
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Another kind of 'dance fever'
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September 27, 2016
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A three-vehicle crash killed two people and closed down Interstate 94 between Osakis and Alexandria early Tuesday morning....
16 hours 43 min ago
September 20, 2016
Detroit Lakes man dies in collision near Ada
ADA, Minn. -- A Detroit Lakes man was killed in a crash near Ada late Monday night, Sept. 19.At approximately 11:30 p.m., a semi was travelling...
September 20, 2016 - 2:57pm
February 29, 2016
Two hurt in crash near Deer Creek
Two people were injured, one seriously, in a broadside crash Thursday morning on Highway 106 near Deer Creek. Joshua S. Weekley, 20, of Bertha, Minn. was seriously injured and was transported to Tri-County Hospital in Wadena. Gerald C. Barthel, 77, of Perham suffered non-life-threatening...
February 29, 2016 - 12:08pm
January 6, 2016
Minnesota traffic deaths worst since 2010
ST. PAUL – Traffic deaths increased rather dramatically last year compared to 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Preliminary numbers from the department showed 396 people died on Minnesota roads last year compared with 361 for 2014. After all reports...
January 6, 2016 - 1:29pm
July 21, 2015
Minnesota traffic fatalities surpass 200 for the year
ST. PAUL -- After reporting the lowest number of traffic deaths since 1944 last year, 201 people have lost their lives on Minnesota roads so far this year. That’s a 21 percent increase compared with 166 deaths this time last year Driver inattention/distraction is quickly...
July 21, 2015 - 3:07pm
February 23, 2015
Perham fire department responds to calls over cold weekend
Saturday was a busy, cold day for members of the Perham Fire Department, as they responded to two fires in subzero temperatures. At 5:30...
February 23, 2015 - 4:13pm
January 27, 2015
Explosion levels home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji firefighters responded to a report of an explosion heard for miles Monday night at a residence southwest of Bemidji. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office issued a preliminary release Monday night that included a caller at 5:49 p.m. reporting...
January 27, 2015 - 9:58am
November 17, 2014
Bluffton 14-year-old dies from injuries in accidental shooting
WADENA, Minn. -- A 14-year-old Bluffton, Minn., boy who was accidentally shot in the head while playing a game with a .38 caliber revolver at his home five miles north of Bluffton has died from his injuries. Levi Roggenkamp was transported first to Tri-County Health Care in Wadena...
November 17, 2014 - 10:41am
September 16, 2014
One in 88 Minnesota drivers will hit a deer this year
Minnesota drivers will face a 1-in-88 chance of hitting a deer on the state’s highways this year, according to a report released Monday by the nation’s largest auto insurance company. State Farm’s annual report estimates that Minnesota drivers will collide with...
September 16, 2014 - 9:48am
July 14, 2014
Series of unlawful events lands man in jail
A 24-year-old Detroit Lakes man was arrested in Otter Tail County on Sunday after a series of unlawful events, including vehicle theft and DWI. A press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office states: After getting into an argument at a wedding reception in Ottertail,...
July 14, 2014 - 10:55am
July 3, 2014
Vehicle hits Perham Health wall
A southeast-facing exterior wall at Perham Health was hit by a vehicle on June 26. According to a representative from Perham Health, the wall...
July 3, 2014 - 3:21pm
July 1, 2014
New rail safety rules now in effect in Minnesota
Laws designed to improve the safety of Minnesotans who live and work near railways that carry crude oil and other hazardous materials go into effect July 1. The Minnesota Department of Transportation, the Department of Public Safety and the railroads will carry out the new rail...
July 1, 2014 - 12:15pm
June 30, 2014
Otter Tail County man drowns on LaSalle Lake
A 78-year-old Otter Tail County man died in a suspected drowning last Thursday night on LaSalle Lake in northern Hubbard County. Shortly after 9 p.m., the Lakes Area Dive Team recovered the body of Francis Peasley, 78, of Elizabeth, Minn., who was pronounced dead at the scene,...
June 30, 2014 - 10:26am