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A Park Rapids man was injured in a two-car crash Friday night on Highway 59 in Otter Tail County. Wayne K. Sorenson, 65, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A passenger in the car, Diane M.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A Detroit Lakes man has been charged with making terroristic threats and second-degree assault after police say he pointed a gun at another man’s face on West Lake Drive in front of Zorbaz here on Saturday night. David James Tuma, 42, was released on $25,000 bond after his first court appearance this week. According to the complaint, police received a 911 call about 10:20 p.m.
A Detroit Lakes man is facing two felony charges in Becker County after allegedly exchanging nude pictures with a 15-year-old girl via Facebook. Dallas Dale Petree, 19, made his initial court appearance on the charges of possessing pornographic work-computer disk/electronic/magnetic/optical image with porn and distributing via electronic communication material that relates/describes sexual conduct to a child. On July 14 Detroit Lakes Police responded to a rep
ELBOW LAKE, Minn. – A woman was arrested east of this western Minnesota city early Saturday after allegedly stabbing a man, causing him serious injuries. The Grant County Sheriff’s Office and Elbow Lake police received a 911 call at 12:46 a.m. from a 38-year-old man who said he had been stabbed at a remote campsite in Tipsinah Mounds Campground.
An Alexandria, Minn., couple died in a rollover north in Kansas on Thursday. The victims were Kay Dianne Pautz, 69, the driver, and her passenger, Gary Walter Pautz, 70. The accident happened at 3:55 p.m., north of McPherson, according to the Kansas Highway Patrol. Pamela Pierce, 56, of Hutchinson, Kan.,was driving a Nissan Rogue and cut in front of the Pautz’s Ford Expedition while attempting to pass it, according to the patrol.
Police are searching for two men suspected of shooting at a 7-year-old girl who was riding her bike in Williston, N.D. on Thursday. Detective David Peterson of the Williston Police Department said about 8 p.m., two men driving an older black Chevy Silverado pickup fired shots in the area where the girl was riding a bike in the 1900 block of 23rd Street West. The men fled the scene. Injuries to the girl’s right knee area were minor, he said.
Red River Valley Senior Golf Tour At Perham, Minn. Flight 1: 1, Steve Johnson, Moorhead 70. 2, Dennis Schmidtke, Dilworth, 72. 3, Ron Wixo, Fargo, 73. Flight 2: 1, John Kelly, Perham, Minn., 69. 2, Duane Engebretson, Perham, Minn., 70. 3, Rick Gartner, Fargo, 72. Flight 3: 1, Jeff Wettstein, Moorhead, 73. 2, Harlan Isensee, Moorhead, 74. 3(tie), Dennis Engebretson, Detroit Lakes, Minn.; Gerold Grieger, Fargo, 76. Flight 4: 1, Chuck Holverson, Audubon, Minn., 69. 2, Virgil Anderson, Moorhead, 74. 3, Rod Sailer, West Fargo, 76. Flight 5: 1, John Leikness, Frazee, Minn., 67.
St. PAUL -- More than a dozen cases of foodborne illness are being investigated by the state health department — some from people who reported eating at Minnesota Applebee’s restaurants during a four-day period in June. The Minnesota Department of Health is investigating 13 cases of a type of E. coli bacteria. The ill people don’t share obvious common threads, the department says, which indicates the illness resulted from a widely distributed food item.
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a possible drowning following the death of a man who was pulled from Tenmile Lake Saturday night. Family members discovered the man, identified as 62-year-old Douglas Koch of Dalton, by a dock outside of his property. Koch was unresponsive and not breathing when his body was pulled from the lake.