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Minnesota Wild Introduce New GM Paul Fenton

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — After working a quarter-century in the NHL, including two decades in management, Paul Fenton finally has the opportunity to run a team. The new general manager of the…

Woman Accidentally Drives Car Into Sherwin Williams

GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- It was a shock for workers at Sherwin Williams in Grand Forks. A car driven by 70-year-old Sue Anderson of Williams, Minnesota ended up inside the store around 2 o'clock this afternoon. Police say it appears…

Vacation Turns Deadly For North Dakota Native And Her Husband

A Minnesota couple has died while vacationing in Iceland. A U.S. Embassy representative says Janet Veit and Brian Schumacher of La Crescent were fly-fishing when both were swept away on Sunday. Janet and Brian were both 48-years-old. The couple's bodies…

Wisconsin Man Tied To Moorhead Overdose Death Found Guilty

FARGO, N.D. -- A federal jury in Fargo has found a Wisconsin man guilty of several drug crimes tied to numerous overdoses. 28-year-old Jovan Harris of Milwaukee was convicted of six counts of possessing and distributing drugs. The trial lasted…

Catch-And-Release Record For Lake Sturgeon In Minnesota

KOOCHICHING COUNTY, Minn. -- An angler from Stillwater, Minnesota, set a new state catch-and-release record for lake sturgeon with a 73-inch long fish caught on the Rainy River earlier this month. Jake Burke reeled in the record-breaking lake sturgeon while…

LIVE: Red Cross Celebrates Major Milestone

It's hard to believe, but the American Red Cross is turning 137 this year. Think about it: the volunteer-driven organization came into effect during the Civil War and is still going strong to this…

Update: Ada fire ruled accidental, cause unknown

ADA, Minn. (KFGO) - One home was destroyed and another heavily damaged by fire in Ada Sunday. Shortly after 11:30 a.m., Ada firefighters were called to the 505 Clover Lane. A passerby had spotted the flames and alerted the…

Fire Destroys One House, Damages Another in Ada

ADA, Minn. -- One home was destroyed by fire and another heavily damaged in Ada, Minnesota. Firefighters were called around 11:30 this morning to 505 Clover Lane where they encountered massive flames and plumes of smoke. A vehicle in the…