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August 20, 2018
57-year-old man struck, killed by train in Detroit Lakes
August 20, 2018 - 10:32am
July 11, 2018
Law enforcement vehicles block the 13th Street Southeast railroad crossing as a BNSF Railway coal train sits on the tracks before 3 a.m. in Brainerd. Renee Richardson / Forum News Service
Train kills Brainerd man lying on tracks
July 11, 2018 - 9:29pm
June 28, 2018
Chris Schafer, right, a 1994 graduate of Perham High School, was presented the Citizen's Award of Merit for the part he played in saving the life of a 16-year-old boy last August near Blunt, S.D. Presenting the award was Watertown Police Chief Lee McPeak. Submitted photo
Perham graduate's life-saving heroics recognized by S.D. law enforcement associations
June 28, 2018 - 1:37pm
October 11, 2017
A potato truck was struck by a train on Elevator Drive in Ottertail Wednesday morning. (Kim Brasel/Perham Focus).
Potato truck struck by train in Ottertail
October 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 27, 2017
A potato truck was struck by a train at 64 Elevator Drive in Ottertail, Wednesday morning.
Potato Truck hit by Train in Ottertail
September 27, 2017 - 3:45pm
August 7, 2015
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The iconic Perham Ex-press has been carrying people along historic downtown Perham for more than a decade.
Perham Express in need of repair and home
August 7, 2015 - 10:22am
December 29, 2014
Train derailment spills soybeans in Fergus Falls
December 29, 2014 - 10:10am
December 17, 2014
A full swing placed a new section of track last Tuesday as Burlington Northern Santa Fe and private contractor work crews teamed up to repair damage caused by a 32-car derailment Monday at a spot four miles northwest of Wadena.
BNSF trains rumbling through area communities again
December 17, 2014 - 2:41pm
December 16, 2014
VIDEO: Train hits pickup near Hawley, authorities search for victims
December 16, 2014 - 10:35am
December 2, 2014
Eighteen train cars derailed near Bluffton, Minn., this morning. 
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VIDEO: Train derails near Bluffton
December 2, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 4, 2014
St. Paul police car, light rail train collide; officer injured
November 4, 2014 - 10:15am
February 13, 2014
A BNSF train stopped just in time before it would have hit a semi truck stuck on the tracks in Brainerd, Minn., on Feb. 12, 2014. 
FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Jennifer Stockinger
Train stops moments before it would have hit truck stuck on tracks
February 13, 2014 - 9:00am
December 15, 2013
A semi-truck was hit by a train at the Sixth Avenue NW railroad crossing in Perham on Saturday night. The semi's three occupants managed to escape just before impact.
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UPDATE: Semi struck by train in Perham; three escape just before impact
December 15, 2013 - 11:27am
December 12, 2013
The driver of a truck traveling westbound on Fifth Street in Morris was killed when her truck was hit by a train at about 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 11. 
Update: Victim in vehicle-train collision identified
December 12, 2013 - 10:31am
May 10, 2013
The intersection of 425th Ave. and County Highway 80 in Perham was the site of a train-truck collision Friday morning.
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Train, truck collide near Perham
May 10, 2013 - 1:00pm