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Finzel appointed Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Dean
Explosion destroys home in Chokio
Neil Schmidgall inducted into Pit and Quarry Hall of Fame
Donations help add more than 40 bilingual books to elementary school library
UMM Preview: March 28 to April 5, 2015
Tigers return to the track
MAHACA wrestling program excited to move forward
Elementary wrestling has record-setting season
Tiger Sharks wrap up winter session
MAHS hosts 11th annual Alumni Basketball tourney
Carol M. Trost
Steve Lang: For all things Swedish, there's no place like Holman's
Letter: Wind is our friend
Letter: USA could become the next Humpty Dumpty
Letter: Clean energy legislation needs our help
Talking it Over: Powering up the country
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Bennett Harvey Joos
Elliott “Elli” Nicole Anderson
Farm Progress edition 2015
As farm bill crops deadline nears, consider varying factors
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
October 19, 2010
Anhydrous ammonia leak north of Morris
A farming accident caused up to 600 gallons of anhydrous ammonia to be spilled in a field on the north edge of Morris Monday night, prompting authorities to evacuate a portion of the community. According to Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard, at about 10 p.m., a farmer reported...
October 19, 2010 - 10:32am
September 21, 2010
Train derails in Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Thirteen railroad cars went off the tracks, spilling vegetable oil in the city of Mahnomen on Monday. The accident occurred about 5:30 p.m. north of the Washington Avenue crossing. Traffic had to be re-routed as at least two crossings were blocked by the Canadian...
September 21, 2010 - 7:00am
September 20, 2010
Crash knocks out power in Crookston
Residents throughout the city of Crookston, Minn., experienced a power outage this morning after a teenage driver crashed into a power pole in town. Shortly after 3:30 this morning, Crookston police received a complaint about a reckless river on South Ash who apparently ran into...
September 20, 2010 - 7:49am
Brandon man dies in construction accident
A 35-year-old Brandon man was killed in a construction accident in Barrett Friday afternoon. Mitchell J. Brethorst was operating a backhoe at the site of the old bus garage in Barrett at about 1 p.m. when a tree fell on the full-swing backhoe, pinning Brethorst in the machine, according...
news / region
September 20, 2010 - 7:42am
September 13, 2010
5-year-old run over by lawn mower during recess at a Bemidji elementary
Aden Martin, a first-year student at J.W. Smith Elementary School, was reportedly run over by a lawn mower while playing outside during recess Thursday. Aden's mother, Sabrina Kaiser, said the 5-year-old has a tire track across his belly, which is swollen and bruised, but he otherwise...
September 13, 2010 - 7:25am
July 10, 2010
Benson woman hurt in crash near Clontarf
CLONTARF -- A 90-year-old Benson woman was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 10:35 a.m. Friday morning near Clontarf. According to the State Patrol, Pearl I. Buyck was driving a 2002 Chevy Impala westbound on...
news / region
July 10, 2010 - 3:52am
Police identify man pulled from river as Fargo man
FARGO - Police here say the body of a man recovered from the Red River on Thursday has been identified as 37-year-old Brian Patrick Habiger of Fargo. Habiger was reported missing to the West Fargo Police Department by concerned family members Thursday evening, according to a news...
July 10, 2010 - 2:57am
Information released about semitrailer-train crash near Kensington
More information has been released about a semitrailer-train crash near Kensington Friday afternoon. The crash happened at about 12:20 p.m....
news / region
July 10, 2010 - 2:50am
July 9, 2010
UPDATE: Name of victim released in Garfield crash
The name of the woman killed in a two-vehicle crash near Garfield Thursday night has been released. She is Shannon Marie Simonson, 31. The crash happened at the intersection of Douglas County Road 22 and Pleasant Grove Road, about a half-mile east of Garfield. The Douglas County...
July 9, 2010 - 6:56am
Father, son involved in 37 traffic crashes charged with insurance fraud
The driver was making a lane change at 15th Avenue and 48th Street South in Fargo. She looked carefully before making the maneuver, but as she negotiated the lane change, another driver was "suddenly there," and a collision occurred. The driver making the sudden appearance, according...
July 9, 2010 - 6:43am
July 8, 2010
Fatal crash reported near Garfield
A fatal two-vehicle crash was reported tonight, Thursday, at the intersection of Douglas County Road 22 and Pleasant Grove Road, about a half-mile east of Garfield. The Douglas County Law Enforcement Center received a 911 call about the crash at about 5:45 p.m. The Douglas County...
July 8, 2010 - 9:44pm
July 7, 2010
Alexandria man injured in fireworks mishap
A 31-year-old Alexandria man was injured while lighting off fireworks Saturday. Thomas N.
July 7, 2010 - 7:36am
Evansville man, 9-year-old passenger killed in crash near Perham
A 32-year-old Evansville man was one of two victims killed in a crash with a semitrailer near Perham on Monday. Joshua W. Lawson of Evansville, the driver of a Chevrolet Impala, was killed, along with his front-seat passenger, 9-year-old Kara Westhoff of Troy, Missouri. The crash...
July 7, 2010 - 4:18am
June 25, 2010
Flight lands at Hector after oven overheats
A Continental Airlines 737 was rerouted to Hector International Airport on Thursday evening after smoke was reported in the cabin. Crews from...
June 25, 2010 - 7:35am
June 23, 2010
Shakopee, Minn., man and sons rescued from rocks in middle of river at state park
A Shakopee man and his two sons, 11 and 8, were rescued from rocks where they were stranded in the St. Louis River in Jay Cooke State Park this afternoon. Joe Matuza and his boys had been hiking on the south side of the river and attempted to cross to the north side by hopping rocks....
June 23, 2010 - 4:11pm