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FARGO/BISMARCK – Fargo entrepreneur Doug Burgum cruised to a convincing win over Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem in Tuesday’s primary for the Republican nomination for governor, an improbable victory against the GOP’s endorsed candidate after trailing by nearly 50 points in a poll less than four months ago .
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A missing 17-year-old Dent girl has been found safe on Tuesday in Wadena County. She had been missing since May 27. According to Lt. Barry Fitzgibbons...
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The president of St. Cloud State University was killed in rollover accident late Monday afternoon. Earl H. Potter III, 69, died while traveling to the Twin Cities for a meeting with the Foundation Board Chair, according to a statement on the university’s website.
HACKENSACK, Minn. — A 48-year-old man was in serious condition Monday after being struck by lightning Sunday morning while fishing on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff's office was notified of the lightning strike at 10:38 a.m. When responders and medical personnel arrived they found three adult males fishing in a boat and one was struck by lightning.
FARGO - Workers at a downtown Fargo cafe are serving more than food, they're serving the community. Heart-N-Soul Cafe is the first community cafe in the state. Customers eat and pay whatever they want. Hungry people strapped for cash can get a free meal or others can pay extra to cover the cost of someone else's breakfast. With no permanent home, Heart-N-Soul is running as a pop-up, borrowing other restaurants' venues.
HACKENSACK—A man was struck by lightning Sunday morning while fishing on Baby Lake in rural Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff's office was notified of the lightning strike at 10:38 a.m. When responders and medical personnel arrived they found three adult males were fishing in a boat and one was struck by lightning. The male was transported via North Air Care to a Twin Cities hospital and two adult males were taken by North Memorial Ambulance to Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd.
MOORHEAD—A candlelight vigil is planned here in response to the shooting massacre at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., that claimed 50 lives and injured dozens more early Sunday. Members of the LGBT community in Fargo-Moorhead are organizing the vigil, set at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 406 8th St. S. in Moorhead, for 7 p.m. Sunday, June 12.
LAKE MILLES LACS, Minn.--A fundraising page has been set up to help defray the funeral expenses for a 10-year-old Lake Park, Minn., girl who was struck by a vehicle and...
BAKER, Mont. -- An unknown number of people were injured and as many as a dozen homes were either damaged or completely destroyed after a tornado hit the east side of Baker just before 7 p.m. Saturday.
BAKER, Mont. -- As many as a dozen were damaged and an unknown number of people were injured Saturday evening as a tornado hit the east side of Baker. Little concrete information was available, but Dean Butori, the Fallon County deputy director of emergency services, said the tornado touched down inside the southwest Montana city of about 1,900 people. Baker is about 15 miles from the North Dakota border and 100 miles southwest of Dickinson.