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October 4, 2015
Three children dead in Minneapolis house fire
MINNEAPOLIS — Three children, all under the age of seven, are dead after a fire started in their family home late Saturday night. A press release from the Minneapolis Fire Department stated that the call came in at 11:57 p.m. Saturday night. Upon their arrival, firefighters found...
October 4, 2015 - 8:02pm
September 28, 2015
Man dies in rollover
DENT — A 65-year-old rural Underwood man died Thursday in a rollover north of Dent, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Russell Llewellyn Mitlyng, driving a 2011 Toyota Tundra, left Otter Tail County Highway 35 north of Dent after striking a road approach, rolled...
September 28, 2015 - 10:22pm
September 27, 2015
Collision between motorcycle, deer in Minnesota kills woman, injures man
NEAR CROOKSTON — A 43-year-old Crookston woman is dead after the motorcycle she was riding on crashed into a deer Saturday night, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies responded to the crash around 8:45 p.m. on County Highway 57, about one mile east of County...
September 27, 2015 - 7:51pm
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