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Langseth's heroism recognized
Northland Cinema 5 to close at end of month: Owners pursuing options for new location in 2016
Jackson narrows pool to four for coordinator position
Mastermind of the murder that shocked St. Paul dies: Lawyer arranged 1963 slaying of wife, one of the state’s most sensational crimes
‘As important as textbooks’: Franken, others talk merits of broadband in rural Minnesota
Volleyball: Windom Area attacks Worthington from every angle
Golf: LDC remains a local event with a pro feel
College football: Minnesota West has big test
Prep football: Dutchmen dominate
Volleyball: Adrian loses in three; Pipestone Area sweeps
Labor Corner: A false narrative about teachers
Column: GOP whiffs again on health care
Column: Don-Don and the Trumpettes
Column: The silliest Clinton "scandal' yet
Letter: "These people" in UFCW understand proposal
Delbert Otto Wiese
Leo Henry Baumgard
Making beautiful music: Daryl Hilfers starts from scratch -- with the instruments
Out & About: Sept. 4-19
Religion briefs: Aug. 27
Column: A change of view
Looking Back: 2005 -- Area comes to aid in aftermath of Katrina
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Lease 85th birthday
Reker 90th birthday
Busch 30th anniversary
Klingenberg 85th birthday
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September 1, 2015
One dead, two treated after house fire
FREEPORT — One person was found dead after authorities responded to an early morning house fire Tuesday in downtown Freeport in central Minnesota. Two other individuals at the home were able to get out of the house and were treated for smoke inhalation, according to a news release...
September 1, 2015 - 8:09pm
August 10, 2015
One killed, one injured in motorcycle collision
FERGUS FALLS — One person was killed and another seriously injured in a motorcycle crash in Otter Tail County on Sunday afternoon. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office says around 4:30 p.m. they responded to the area of County Highway 4 and 233rd Avenue in the northern part...
August 10, 2015 - 9:52pm
July 20, 2015
Fatal accident Saturday in Lake Park, Iowa
LAKE PARK, Iowa -- The Iowa State Patrol investigated a fatal accident involving a Spencer, Iowa, woman Saturday afternoon. According to the report, Beverly Steuben, 80, was driving a 1999 Buick southbound on M27. Steuben had stopped for the stop sign at Iowa 9. Kayla Foushee,...
July 20, 2015 - 3:51pm
July 13, 2015
Motorcycle rider killed in crash
ATWATER — A 72-year-old Grove City man died in a single vehicle motorcycle crash Sunday morning in west-central Minnesota. Larry Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, a news release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office said. The accident occurred on...
July 13, 2015 - 9:12pm
July 8, 2015
Man wanted in fatal ‘chicken’ crash turns himself in
THIEF RIVER FALLS — A Thief River Falls man wanted in connection with a May fatal game of “chicken” is back in custody. Scott Wayne Srnsky,...
July 8, 2015 - 8:39pm
June 15, 2015
Bemidji restaurant owner says he shot man to protect employees, himself
BEMIDJI -- The scene at Mi Rancho restaurant in north Bemidji was business as usual Monday afternoon. Two days before, it was a crime scene where a man was killed. The owner of the business, David Mendoza, said on Monday that he was the man who...
June 15, 2015 - 10:30pm
Driver killed when car hits horse
CROMWELL — A man died after the car he was driving struck a horse in northeast Minnesota on Sunday night. Richard E. Godbout, 49, of Cromwell, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident near the intersection of Spirit Lake Road with Minnesota Highway 210 in Carlton County...
June 15, 2015 - 8:51pm
June 8, 2015
Adrian man makes appearance in felony negligent fire case
LUVERNE — More than 10 months after the incident occurred, Mark Zebe of Adrian appeared in Rock County District Court Monday in connection with a negligent fire case that led to the death of Ashley Von Holtum of Pipestone. According to court documents, the incident occurred south...
June 8, 2015 - 5:01pm
Name released in second fatality accident in Jackson County
JACKSON — Two people were killed over the weekend in traffic fatalities in Jackson County. In the first accident on Saturday, a 26-year-old man from Jeffers died at the scene. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office, the accident occurred on Jackson County 17, near the...
June 8, 2015 - 10:01am
June 4, 2015
Vehicle hits tree, killing driver in Washington County
ST. PAUL — A 1995 Chevrolet Suburban left a Washington County highway and struck a tree Thursday afternoon, killing the driver. The Minnesota State Patrol was on the scene of the fatal crash at U.S Highway 95 and Nason Hill Road in Washington County east of St. Paul. The Patrol...
June 4, 2015 - 9:30pm
June 3, 2015
Report shows Wal-Mart gunman was drunk
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A preliminary toxicology report released Wednesday shows the alcohol level of the gunman in last week’s fatal shooting at a Grand Forks Wal-Mart was more than twice the legal limit for drunken driving. Marcell Travon Willis had a blood alcohol concentration...
June 3, 2015 - 9:05pm
June 1, 2015
Man using phone in fatal accident urges others to avoid his mistake
ST. PAUL — Chris Weber boiled down his life-changing decision 11 months ago to one question: “Is that cell phone worth more than the life...
June 1, 2015 - 5:41pm
May 31, 2015
Man killed in vehicle-train accident south of Moorhead
KURTZ TOWNSHIP — A car collided with a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train Saturday morning and burst into flames, killing the occupant inside. Clay...
May 31, 2015 - 9:19pm
Bodies of man, woman found with gunshot wounds in West Fargo
WEST FARGO, N.D. — The bodies of an adult man and woman were found in a home here early Sunday morning, according to police. At 12:08 a.m. Sunday, officers with the West Fargo Police Department were dispatched for a welfare check on a woman at a home in the 1000 block of Parkway...
May 31, 2015 - 8:37pm
May 18, 2015
Driver who killed 3 brothers in DWI crash picked up again
LAKEVILLE — A Farmington man who was convicted of killing three brothers in a drunken driving crash 10 years ago has been charged with driving drunk again. Boe Elijah Barlage, 33, was pulled over Thursday night in Lakeville after police received a report about 9:40 p.m. of a car...
May 18, 2015 - 9:46pm