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STEELE, N.D. -- A 40-year-old Bismarck man involved in a weekend crash was identified Monday by the North Dakota Highway Patrol. Robert Eichele was driving westbound on Interstate 94 just...
MANDAN, N.D. -- Authorities have released the name of a motorcyclist killed in an early morning crash Saturday, Sept. 3, in Mandan. William Stahle, 53, Bismarck, was traveling westbound on...
SUNBURG, Minn. -- A 73-year-old man was airlifted Saturday afternoon after being injured in a horse and buggy accident in northern Kandiyohi County in central Minnesota. The accident happened around...
Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback Sam Bradford will become the Minnesota Vikings quarterback, ESPN reports. The Vikings will give the Eagles a first-round draft pick in 2017 and and a fourth-round...
Four Dakota communities in Minnesota are supporting the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in its efforts to challenge the location of the proposed Dakota Access Pipeline, they announced Friday. The Upper Sioux Community, Lower Sioux Indian Community, Prairie Island Indian Community and Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community — all federally recognized Dakota tribes located in Minnesota — issued a joint resolution expressing support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Starry stonewort, an aquatic invasive species of macroalgae, has been confirmed in another Beltrami County lake, as well as in lakes in Cass, Itasca and Stearns counties.
KATHRYN, N.D. — The driver who caused a fatal head-on crash in Barnes County faces charges of driving under the influence, the state Highway Patrol said in a release. The...
MOORHEAD — Minnesota Twins President Dave St. Peter will headline the second annual Sports Communication Conference hosted by Minnesota State University Moorhead in October. St. Peter, who as Twins president since 2002 has overseen the team's day-to- day operations, strategic planning and interaction with Major League Baseball, will be the keynote speaker at the day's lunch.
MOORHEAD - The ninth grade football team from Wahpeton had to find another ride home from Moorhead tonight, after their bus went up in flames. No one was on the bus at the time. The bus driver says the bus was acting strangely on the way to Moorhead, and he noticed transmission problems. He dropped off the 25 players, and told them to take their things. He parked it away from cars in the Horizon Middle School parking lot, and 15 minutes later the bus went up in flames.
SUPERIOR, Wis.—Enbridge announced late Thursday the company will withdraw its applications with Minnesota regulators for the Sandpiper Pipeline and delay the project for at least five years. The company said the pipeline should be delayed until North Dakota oil production recovers sufficiently to support the need for the pipeline. Enbridge Energy Partners and Marathon Petroleum Corp. announced last month a plan to acquire a portion of the Dakota Access Pipeline in a $2 billion deal that would leave Enbridge's Sandpiper Pipeline without an anchor customer.