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Grandma G’s snacks are a family affair
Family Dollar celebrates grand opening in Ottertail
Papacito’s gets a new owner
Turning phone books into a booming business: Ralph Logan retires from Arvig after 36-year career
Getting out a message across crossed wires
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Optimism is a useful quality
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
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Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
January 7, 2015
Menagha man hurt in crash on icy road
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Menagha, Minn., man is hospitalized after he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a bridge guardrail in Bemidji Wednesday morning. Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Tiffani Nielson said Joshua E. Nevala, 20, of Menagha, was headed east on Highway...
news / accidents
January 7, 2015 - 11:21am
December 11, 2014
Rollover crash south of Moorhead pins driver under SUV
MOORHEAD – A driver was ejected from an SUV and pinned underneath the vehicle during a rollover crash south of here this morning, Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said. The driver, a 35-year-old Fargo man, was headed south on County Highway 52, near 60th Avenue,...
news / region
December 11, 2014 - 2:03pm
Two injured in crash on I-94 ice near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. – A Fergus Falls, Minn., man and his passenger were injured in a rollover crash near here early this morning. Minnesota State Patrol officials said Charles F. Bangs, 52, Fergus Falls, was heading east on I-94 west of County Road 40 in a Buick...
news / state
December 11, 2014 - 11:18am
December 4, 2014
VIDEO: Ice Circle Forms Again
On the Sheyenne River near Leonard, ND, there is a bend in the river which causes the water to swirl. In the fall when there are leaves in the...
news / region
December 4, 2014 - 11:07am
December 1, 2014
Monticello teenager dies in crash near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 19-year-old woman from Monticello is dead and three others injured, following a crash on Minnesota 23 outside of St. Cloud on Saturday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the head-on collision occurred just before 9 a.m. near where Minnesota...
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December 1, 2014 - 10:12am
June 20, 2014
Ask a trooper: Open bottles allowed when vehicles are on ice
Question: Winter is over (thankfully), but can a person have an open bottle of alcohol in a vehicle on a frozen lake or river? Answer: According to Minnesota State Statute 169A.35 Subdivision. 2. Drinking and consumption; crime described: “It is a crime for a person to drink...
news / local
June 20, 2014 - 2:24pm
March 24, 2009
Two missing snowmobilers in Lake of the Woods accident identified, wife and mother of missing from Frazee
Two snowmobilers who went through the ice on Lake of the Woods Saturday afternoon have been identified as a father and son from Warroad. Divers continued to search today for Wayne Windahl, 47, and Jeremy Windahl, 16, according to a news release from the Ontario Provincial Police. There...
news / sports
March 24, 2009 - 1:37pm
January 8, 2009
Murder in the ice-fishing shanties
Vergas author Ernest Schanilec has recently released "Ice Lord," his newest book in the Hastings Series. The book was released in early December, and is available in Perham at Bev's Book Nook. "Ice Lord" sets Tom Hastings up against a killer who haunts the fishing houses on Border's...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 2, 2009
Polk County snowplow driver fired
CROOKSTON -- The man who drove the county's loader onto then through the ice into the Red Lake River early Monday here in Central Park was fired today. "It looks to me like I lost my job," Mike Raymond said. "Today, they sent me a letter. It pretty much tells me I'm done, but I can...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
March 25, 2008
Pickup plunges into Little Pine Lake
Four local men and women narrowly escaped an icy fate after their 1985 Dodge pickup broke through the ice on Little Pine Lake. The group was on a fishing trip, driving across the lake, when their truck fell through the ice early on Friday morning, March 21. The incident occurred...
March 25, 2008 - 12:00am