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WATCH: UND falls to No. 10 Kentucky 96-58
No. 10 Kentucky wears down UND for 96-58 win
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Cold-shooting UND women's basketball falls at Illinois State
Towns, Wiggins lead Timberwolves past Pelicans
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Minnesota deer kill down 9.5 percent from last year
Fate of famed L.A. mountain lions unclear after wildfire scorched their habitat
From deer to wild turkeys, Rynestad family has a western North Dakota hunting trip to remember
Wythe Rynestad's first buck (click to see the complete photo)
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November 12, 2018
Grand Forks streets department takes on wintry weekend
Street crews in Grand Forks spent the weekend clearing roads after an icy weekend of snow and wind. The National Weather Service said Monday...
November 12, 2018 - 1:11pm
October 26, 2018
Minn. AG Swanson urges increase in penalties for texting while driving
PAUL — Attorney General Lori Swanson wants drivers to put down their cellphones when they’re behind the wheel.Swanson highlighted a report Friday, Oct. 26, that characterized distracted driving as a deadly epidemic. She noted that each year 50 Minnesotans, and more than 3,000...
October 26, 2018 - 7:11pm
October 4, 2018
Safety tips for drivers ahead of first snowfall
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A winter storm is smacking the region. Streets crews spent the day preparing for slick roads. "Less work for spring...
October 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
September 12, 2018
Minnesota deputy survives head-on crash with alleged drunk driver
SAGINAW, Minn. -- A St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office patrol sergeant was struck head-on by an alleged drunk driver late Tuesday, Sept. 11,...
September 12, 2018 - 10:08am
September 2, 2018
Driving Miss Baby: Swift's confessions of a 14-year-old licensed driver
So my friend's son is studying for his driver's test. It's quite a process, which seems to involve written tests, fees, waiting periods and various...
September 2, 2018 - 9:52am
July 7, 2018
Commentary: Cognitively impaired older drivers add another threat for road users
Dear Carol: I read your column about a woman whose friend was getting lost when driving and she wondered about confronting her friend about possible...
July 7, 2018 - 9:40am
April 23, 2018
Why are tens of thousands of Americans still driving around with explosive devices in their cars?
Alexander Brangman finds comfort in remembering how long his daughter lived - 26 years, 11 months, 9 hours and 15 minutes - rather than the horrible...
April 23, 2018 - 2:10pm
January 3, 2018
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
ST. PAUL—A preliminary figure released by the state on Wednesday indicates Minnesota experienced its lowest number of roadway fatalities...
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
December 15, 2017
Minnesota, North Dakota rank among top 10 states with worst drivers, study shows
MINNEAPOLIS—Disgruntled motorists in Minnesota and North Dakota now have statistical evidence to their claims that their state has some...
December 15, 2017 - 5:22pm
November 25, 2017
Hundreds arrested in MN for DWI since Thanksgiving
(WDAY)—Over 300 people have been arrested for drunk driving over this Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Between Wednesday and Saturday morning,...
November 25, 2017 - 6:12pm
October 8, 2017
BRAD DOKKEN COLUMN: Watch out for deer on the roads this fall
A news release from State Farm insurance hit my inbox earlier this week, and it offered a timely reminder for all of us who log bigtime road...
October 8, 2017 - 9:15am
August 1, 2017
Distracted driving laws expanded
FARGO -- The Fargo Police Department announced that distracted driving laws have expanded to include any distraction that impairs the ability...
August 1, 2017 - 8:47am
Unpaid tickets can be a 'debt trap'
ST. PAUL — For Carmen Mask, 2009 was a rough year. Mask and her husband divorced, her household income dropped from about $80,000 to $25,000 a year and she and her three sons moved from their St. Paul house to an apartment. While moving in an old van her ex had left her, a police...
April 1, 2017 - 6:27pm
February 6, 2017
Bill seeks to limit drivers' phone use to hands-free
ST. PAUL — Minnesota could be about to clamp down even more on mobile phone use while driving. Several state lawmakers are proposing a ban...
February 6, 2017 - 9:09pm
November 23, 2016
U.S. offers mobile device guidelines to curb driver distraction
DETROIT — The U.S. Transportation Department on Wednesday issued voluntary guidelines for makers of mobile devices, asking them to help...
November 23, 2016 - 2:29pm