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Wireless hotspot use increases, but a Band-Aid to county’s demand for broadband
WMS hosts its first Multi-Cultural Fair
Swimming with the sharks: S-O students learn negotiation skills
Common concerns: Mental health services available
College softball: Lady Jays lose twice to A-R
Prep baseball: Runs and hits are scarce as Pipestone edges Windom
Prep golf: Paulsen leads H-BC golfers
Prep softball: Trojans fall in solid effort
Track and field: Paulson wins twice at Mountain Lake
Column: Using technology to boost student engagement
Column: If Trump were a woman
Column: The solution for Minnesota's two biggest challenges
Letter: Railroad safety is a bonding bill priority
Letter: Clarifying the Establishment Clause
Kenneth L. Anderson
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Ruby Eleanor Toussaint
Detective work: Dave Hoffman recognized as one of the ‘Faces of Hope’ by Crisis Center
Column: Think we've had rain? Remember this stormy weather?
First ‘Birding on the Green’ event is Monday
Religion briefs: April 28
Looking Back: 2006 -- Central Elementary slated for demolition
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Balk 80th birthday
Thueson 90th birthday
Zylstra 95th birthday
Thorn 65th anniversary
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April 14, 2016
House slingshots 3-wheeled motorcycle bill
ST. PAUL — The state House says a three-wheeled vehicle like Minnesota-based Polaris produces fits in a category of its own. On a Thursday...
April 14, 2016 - 8:38pm
April 4, 2016
Slingshot: A car or a motorcycle?
ST. PAUL — The Polaris Slingshot, a three-wheeler looking like something out of a superhero movie, came under scrutiny Monday by Minnesota...
April 4, 2016 - 9:39pm
Motorcycle crash kills Luverne man
LUVERNE -- A Luverne man died as the result of a motorcycle crash Sunday afternoon just outside of Luverne. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Chad H. Carlson, 39, was operating a 2006 Honda Roadster when he lost control of the motorcycle at about 2:45 p.m. Sunday on U.S....
April 4, 2016 - 10:55am
March 8, 2016
Motorcycle crash claims first victims of 2016
ST. PAUL — The first fatal motorcycle crash of 2016 claimed the lives of both the driver and passenger. The crash happened Monday in Fridley, a northern Twin Cities suburb. The motorcycle ran a stoplight and hit a minivan, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office. The names...
March 8, 2016 - 8:28pm
February 24, 2016
Motorcycle clubs claim police profiling: Riders testify in support of bill, but no complaints filed
ST. PAUL — A minority group claims its members are being unfairly profiled and stopped by police, and it’s demanding a bill to prevent it. That group, in case you haven’t guessed, is … motorcyclists. The legislation, put before the Minnesota Senate Judiciary Committee Monday...
February 24, 2016 - 9:33pm
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
August 28, 2015
Motorcyclist dies as result of accident
MELVIN, Iowa -- A 20-year-old May City, Iowa, man died Thursday as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle-car accident. At 4:21 p.m. Thursday, the Osceola County Sheriff’s Office responded to the accident at 220th Street and Wilson Ave. According to the report, Timothy...
August 28, 2015 - 8:16am
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
August 5, 2015
One dead in motorcycle crash
SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa — A Spirit Lake man was killed in a motorcycle accident Tuesday afternoon. According to the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office, Ricky Geinitz, 56, of Spirit Lake, was driving a 2001 Honda motorcycle registered to Darin Peterson of Spirit Lake. He was northbound...
August 5, 2015 - 10:43pm
July 27, 2015
Motorcyclist killed in crash, passenger injured
CAMBRIDGE -- A motorcyclist died and a passenger on the bike was seriously injured Sunday when the motorcycle struck a car that had just pulled out from a stop sign, a Minnesota State Patrol report says. Dexter Olson, 70, of Robbinsdale, died in crash, while was John Syrovatka,...
July 27, 2015 - 9:04pm
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
June 24, 2015
Two killed in head-on collision in Jackson
JACKSON — Richard Hedeen, 67, and Francois Hedeen, 66, both of Davenport, Iowa, were pronounced dead at the scene following a head-on collision on Interstate 90 at 6:32 p.m. Monday. The Hedeens were riding on a 2008 BMW Motorcycle when Richard lost control of the bike and veered...
June 24, 2015 - 9:26am
June 23, 2015
‘From one veteran to another’
WORTHINGTON — Call it a case of mistaken location. As a result of confusion over an online swap site, a local Vietnam veteran is donating his...
June 23, 2015 - 8:43pm
June 8, 2015
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
May 7, 2015
Motorcycle fatalities in Minnesota at highest point in 20 years
ST. PAUL — The 2015 motorcycle riding season is off to a deadly start, with 11 motorcyclist fatalities reported this year across the state, reports the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. The number of fatal motorcycle crashes reported so far this year is the highest at this...
May 7, 2015 - 7:52pm