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PINE RIVER, Minn. -- An 18-year-old Pine River man was killed in a rollover crash at 3:37 a.m. Friday on Cass County Road 42 in rural Pine River.
FARGO — A bicyclist was in stable condition on Wednesday, Sept. 20, after he was hit and dragged one block under a vehicle driven by a 71-year-old Fargo man. Randy Bryson West, 19, of Texas, was riding his bike about 9:17 p.m. Monday when he was hit by a BMW driven by Theodore William Kleiman, of Fargo, in south Fargo. According to Fargo police, West and his bike were dragged underneath the BMW for one block before the driver stopped the car.
NEW ENGLAND, N.D. -- The 62-year-old man hauling pipe from Houston, Texas, to Watford City, N.D., who died when the semi he was driving went off the road about 100 miles south of there has been identified. He was Richard Lugan of Houston. Lugan was traveling west on state Highway 21 about eight miles west of New England in western North Dakota pulling a flatbed trailer with the pipe on it when his 2010 International semi went off the road.
SOURIS, N.D. -- A northern North Dakota farmer’s 3-year-old son fell out of his tractor on Tuesday morning and got run over by the rear tires. Killed in the accident two miles north of Newburg was Burke Henry.
BERTHOLD, N.D. -- A 27-year-old fugitive wanted in three states was arrested in the small northwest North Dakota town of Berthold early Monday morning. Police Chief Al Schmidt said he stopped a vehicle just after midnight and found open alcohol containers in a vehicle. A passenger, Luetenant House Jr., initially attempted to give false information but an identification was found, Schmidt said.
MINOT, N.D. -- The City of Minot signed an agreement Monday to purchase approximately 320 acres of land for $4 million that will extend the life of its regional landfill by more than 60 years. The landfill currently brings in about 80,000 tons of garbage from a six-county area each year, according to Assistant Public Works Director Jason Sorenson.
WILLISTON, N.D. -- A teenager, who was reported missing late Sunday night, was found by a friend a few hours later seriously injured near Williston after his ATV crashed. Austin Mortenson, 19, of Williston, was riding his 2012 Polaris Razor when it left a roadway about eight miles northwest of Williston and overturned on Sunday. Mortenson was thrown from the vehicle and landed in a field north of the roadway along with his ATV.
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A $3.3 million federal grant has been awarded to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to build a veterans cemetery in Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. The grant will fund the construction of a main entrance, a combined administration and maintenance facility, roads, an assembly area, a committal shelter, 419 casketed sites, 32 cremains gravesites, 64 columbarium niches, a memorial wall, a memorial walk, landscaping, and supporting infrastructure.
BISMARCK, N.D. – A North Dakota Department of Health medical response team has been deployed to hurricane-ravaged Florida. The 23-member team from the Emergency Preparedness & Response section is comprised of paramedics, registered nurses and EMTs.
BISMARCK -- A 73-year-old Twin Buttes man was found guilty Thursday after a three-day jury trial of multiple child molestation charges. Lonnie Dale Spotted Bear molested three girls, all under the age of 12, evidence at the trial showed. Twin Buttes is about 70 miles northeast of Dickinson.