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A Park Rapids man was killed in a rollover early Friday in Hubbard County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the incident was reported just after 1:30 a.m. John Wolfe, 29, was eastbound on State Highway 87 at milepost 46 in a 2001 Chevrolet Suburban when he drove onto County Road 20 northbound, where the road curves, and immediately ran off the road, the patrol said.
ST. PAUL - A St. Paul police officer’s squad car collided with a Green Line light-rail train Monday afternoon, causing buses to replace train service for about an hour. The incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. at Pascal Street and University Avenue. The train struck the car’s gas tank, causing gas to spill onto the street.
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ALEXANDRIA, S.D. - Two Minnesota women attempted to rob an Alexandria gas station Sunday afternoon, according to the Hanson County Sheriff's Office. Alissa Wakefield, 18, of Cloquet, Minn., was the woman who entered the Westown Shell about 1:30 p.m. and demanded money from the clerk, pointing a gun to the clerk's head.
MAYNARD, Minn. - A person was killed Monday afternoon after being run over by a combine near Maynard in western Minnesota. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that the preliminary investigation shows that the victim was approaching the rear of the combine unbeknownst to the driver and was run over by the rear wheels. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
CROOKSTON, Minn. – A man was killed when he crashed his pickup truck here after a high-speed chase with police Sunday night. A witness told WDAY-TV that the adult male driver was speeding when he drove into a concrete underpass on Sixth Street.
HUTCHINSON, Minn. - The disappearance of a central Minnesota man is being treated as a death investigation after human remains were found outside the home of two suspects in the case.
DULUTH - The father of a 13-month-old girl admitted in a Duluth courtroom Monday that he suffocated his daughter and caused her death. Christopher Dennis Peterson, 30, pleaded guilty in State District Court to second-degree murder in the July 6 death of his daughter, Layna.
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A Jennie-O Turkey Store processing plant in Willmar has returned to normal operations after a medical situation Friday night caused a number of employees to be hospitalized. Jennie-O's processing plant No.
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A man on trial for the murder of nephew confessed to the killing and pleaded guilty Thursday. Michael Alan Burris was accused of murdering Scott Burris, who died from a single gunshot wound in May 2012 in Otter Tail County. He pleaded guilty during the third day of his trial Thursday to second-degree unintentional murder.