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Cougar that killed biker, injured another near Seattle was emaciated
ND secretary of state candidate drops out, raising questions about GOP's next steps
Former longtime Jamestown city councilman, mayor dies
Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
One home destroyed, another heavily damaged after fire in Ada, Minn.
crime and courts
'Celtic Woman' coming to the Fritz in June
'The Watson Intelligence' is whimsical, complex, funny, thought-provoking
Toby Keith to play Fargo's Scheels Arena in September
Casting Crowns to come to Alerus
Norwegian heritage takes center stage as Syttende Mai approaches
Eatbeat: To the Moon and back
Commentary: Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Small-town care just what the doctor ordered
Grafton pilot and WWII veteran reflects on a lifelong love of aviation
McGarry brothers helping Central golf to bright future
Warriors rout Rockets in Game 3
Jutanugarn birdies playoff holes, wins LPGA tourney
Sunday's local scoreboard
Best in the West
Alfred D. Knutson
Richard A. Zaruba
Allen T. Myrvik
Dennis A. Lyons
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods crew
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Mike Jacobs: Cowbirds add spice to a spring evening
Brad Dokken: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies on the eve of Minnesota Fishing Opener
Lloyd Omdahl: Ethics of 1900s no longer good enough
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
House candidates differ on ACA, corporate farming
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
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50th Wedding Anniversary
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February 12, 2018
Minn. man with history of DUIs charged in hit-and-run death of pedestrian
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A 47-year-old northwest Minnesota man who has been convicted of drunken driving at least six times appeared in district...
February 12, 2018 - 9:48pm
July 21, 2016
Man sentenced for motorcycle crash that killed his wife
CROOKSTON—A Crookston man was sentenced to 120 days in jail after law enforcement determined he was drunk when he crashed a motorcycle,...
July 21, 2016 - 7:03pm
August 27, 2015
Paynesville man charged with vehicular homicide in teens' deaths
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- A Paynesville, Minn., man has been charged with two felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide in the deaths of...
August 27, 2015 - 9:40pm
July 7, 2015
Minnetonka man appears in court after Cass Lake boating death
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Minnetonka man charged with criminal vehicular homicide after a fatal Fourth of July accident on Cass Lake appeared...
July 7, 2015 - 9:30pm
June 30, 2015
UND student killed in alleged drunk-driving crash
A UND student and another young woman died Saturday in a car crash involving an allegedly drunk driver in Bismarck. Taylor Goven, 21, a student in UND's College of Engineering and Mines from Mandan, N.D., and Abby Renschler, 22, of Lincoln, N.D., both died in the crash after their...
June 30, 2015 - 6:56pm
January 12, 2015
Buffalo woman charged in motorcycle crash death near Barnesville
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A 20-year-old woman faces charges linked to a crash that killed a 48-year-old motorcyclist in August at an Interstate 94 exit near Barnesville. Sarah Jo Braith, of Buffalo, was charged Friday in Clay County District Court with criminal vehicular homicide...
January 12, 2015 - 7:40pm
December 18, 2014
Ashland man, 43, charged with using drugs in vehicular homicide
Authorities allege that a 43-year-old Ashland man was under the influence of controlled substances when he crashed his car along U.S. Highway 2 in Douglas County in far northwest Wisconsin in August, killing his 18-year-old passenger.
December 18, 2014 - 8:48pm
Minnesota man who struck, killled biking mom on rural road pleads guilty
LUVERNE, Minn. — The man accused of killing a woman on June 30 when he struck her with his pickup while using a cell phone as she biked down a rural road with her children, entered a guilty plea to felony charges of criminal vehicular homicide Monday in Rock County District...
November 18, 2014 - 9:51pm
March 7, 2012
Grand Forks man facing vehicular homicide charge
A Grand Forks man accused of causing a fatal accident on U.S. Highway 2 near Fisher, Minn., pleaded not guilty Wednesday in State District Court in Crookston. Daniel Dean Johnson, 21, is facing a single count of criminal vehicular homicide in the Feb. 3 vehicle death of Darcy Jablonski...
March 7, 2012 - 5:50pm
September 26, 2009
Bemidji woman, 28, pleads guilty to vehicular homicide in death of niece, 3
BEMIDJI Keisha Marie Van Pelt, 28, of Bemidji, has changed her plea to guilty to felony criminal vehicular homicide or operating a vehicle with negligence under the influence of alcohol. District Judge Paul Benshoof set her next court date for Oct. 26. She was convicted in Beltrami...
September 26, 2009 - 11:53am
September 4, 2009
MINNESOTA NEWS: Falls kills window-washer ... Teen charged in murder try ... Guilty plea in crash death ... more
Fall kills window-washer Two window-washers fell three stories at a hospital in St. Louis Park, and one of them has died. City spokesman Jamie Zwilling said rescue workers arrived Thursday afternoon to Methodist Hospital. They found one man dead. The other window-washer was injured...
September 4, 2009 - 12:00am
August 6, 2009
Detroit Lakes man charged in July 4 crash that killed four
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A Detroit Lakes man faces six felony counts - including four counts of criminal vehicular homicide - for allegedly causing a van rollover that killed four people and injured two others on July 4. Chad Eric Stewart, 26, was allegedly the driver of a van that...
August 6, 2009 - 5:40am
August 5, 2009
Detroit Lakes man faces charges in fatal July 4 crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
August 5, 2009 - 4:58pm
July 28, 2009
Bail reduced for Willmar woman in death of infant
July 28, 2009 - 6:04am
May 12, 2009
Man gets 58 months for causing '08 fatal accident near Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - The man who was legally drunk when he caused a fatal highway accident in January east of Park Rapids will spend a little...
May 12, 2009 - 11:10am