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Hastings native seeks to unseat Smith
Fired up to lead: Elvestad named Farmington fire chief
Minn. roundup: Pawlenty says he won't run against Smith for U.S. Senate; Looking for contraband, Stillwater prison unit was in lockdown
The 3-3 math adds up to no vice chair
Capitol Chatter: Minnesota should have say in farm bill
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Farmington boys hockey has the talent; looks to build experience
Farmington gymnastics dominates home invite
Tigers girls hockey fights through the meat grinder
Report: Justin Morneau set to retire, rejoin Twins as special assistant
Farmington girls' basketball goes 1-2 at St. Olaf
Community celebrates Patriotic Day
Tough talk out in the open: Authors in Farmington share stories of living in Minnesota as minorities
Health briefs: Community Conversation gets people talking about mental health
Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
Plenty to see and spray: Farmington Fire Department holds open house
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Croix Chordsmen want to serenade your Valentine
EZ Auto Repair plans to open new shop in March
Hotel and restaurant eyed for century-old riverside factory in Hastings
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September 7, 2017
Motorcyclist killed in head-on crash in Rosemount
A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday, Sept. 6, in a head-on crash on Highway 55 in Rosemount. Clive Christian Jorgensen, 57, of Eagan, was killed...
September 7, 2017 - 7:32pm
July 24, 2017
Minn. roundup: One dead in northern Minn. boat crash; one injured in Pine County motorcycle crash
COTTON, Minn. — A woman was killed, and a Duluth man is under investigation after a boat struck a dock and boat lift on a lake near Cotton late Saturday. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office reported that the crash happened at about 11:15 p.m. on Dinham Lake in Ellsburg Township,...
July 24, 2017 - 10:30am
May 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Two killed following an alcohol-involved crash in northern Minnesota
BUHL, Minn. — Two people were killed following an alcohol-involved two-vehicle collision on U.S. Highway 169 outside Buhl late Saturday. Jason Michael Gates, 26, of Superior, and 7-year-old Snowden Elizabeth Bothwell, of Hibbing, died in the crash, said the Minnesota State Patrol...
May 15, 2017 - 10:23am
May 2, 2017
Minn. roundup: 1 dead in crash on snowy Minnesota road; apparent Alexandria drowning victim reportedly longboarding
1 dead in crash on snowy Minnesota road Winter made a cameo appearance Monday, May 1, bringing measurable snowfall and hazardous road conditions...
May 2, 2017 - 10:54am
March 30, 2017
Minnesota roundup: One dead in crash near Moorhead; Crow Wing County votes to not redistribute condoms
MOORHEAD, Minn. — One man died Wednesday, March 29, after a crash between a sedan and a beet truck at the intersection north of Moorhead....
March 30, 2017 - 12:15pm
March 28, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Minor injuries after SUV broadsides school bus in far northwest Minn.
GULLY, Minn.—No one was seriously injured Monday morning after an SUV broadsided a school bus carrying students in far northwest Minnesota.. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash occurred at about 7:23 a.m. when the driver of a 2006 Pontiac Torrent,...
March 28, 2017 - 11:57am
March 6, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Pilot seriously injured in crash in central Minnesota; Five sent to hospital in two-car crash
PAYNESVILLE, Minn. — A pilot was seriously injured when his small, experimental plane crashed Saturday afternoon in a field near the Paynesville...
March 6, 2017 - 9:18am
January 30, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Police investigate Moorhead stabbing; 2 escape injury in NW Minn. rollover crash
MOORHEAD—Moorhead police are trying to figure out who was the aggressor in a Saturday night stabbing that left a man injured. First responders were dispatched at 7:45 p.m. to the 1200 block of 15th Avenue North, where a 24-year-old man had multiple knife wounds in his chest...
January 30, 2017 - 9:34am
January 23, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Child victim ID'd in fatal Cloquet crash; rollover sends 2 to hospital
SHERBURNE COUNTY, Minn. - Minnesota State Patrol have announced the details of a one-vehicle rollover crash in Sherburne County that sent two...
January 23, 2017 - 9:08am
January 12, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Finalists named for university board of regents; Woman accused of driving while on meth with 3-year-old child; 4 more state news stories
ST. PAUL—Twelve candidates have been selected as finalists for appointments to four open seats on the University of Minnesota system board of regents. An advisory council recommended the 12 to a joint legislative committee that will make a final recommendation to the full Legislature...
January 12, 2017 - 9:19am
December 16, 2016
Minnesota carriage driver injured in ride dies
WILLMAR, Minn. — Fred Zwart, the horse-drawn wagon driver injured in a Saturday crash during a Christmas light celebration in rural Willmar,...
December 16, 2016 - 9:33am
October 28, 2016
Minnesota roundup: Patrol still looking for hit-and-run driver who killed 85 year old woman; Man killed after contacting live wire following crash; plus more state headlines.
GILBERT, Minn. -- An 85-year-old woman died in an apparent hit-and-run incident in Gilbert on Wednesday night, and the man accused in the acccident was arrested Thursday. Florence Mannelin, 85, of Makinen was a pedestrian who was had been seen walking across the 100 block of Broadway...
October 28, 2016 - 9:35am
May 19, 2016
Accident closes Highway 3
The Minnesota State Patrol is currently investigating an accident that seriously injured a Farmington man on Highway 3 at 200th Street. According...
May 19, 2016 - 9:48pm
May 18, 2015
Nathan Hansen column: Crash and burn
Given the amount of time I’ve spent on a bike in the course of my life, I figure it’s a sign of either great skill, incredible luck or really unobtrusive training wheels that my history of crashes is limited and only moderately embarrassing. I know how I explain it. You’re...
May 18, 2015 - 10:03am
January 27, 2009
Grand Rapids soldier among four killed in Iraq helicopter crash
A Grand Rapids woman says her son was among four Americans killed when two U.S. helicopters crashed in northern Iraq. Ruth Windorski of Grand...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am