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Vergas Man Injured in Crash in Becker County

A Vergas man was injured after the vehicle he was driving was t-boned by a semi in Becker County. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 59 and County Road 17. The state patrol says a vehicle driven by…

Foxhome Woman Hospitalized After Shooting

  A Foxhome woman is in the hospital after authorities say she accidentally shot herself in the stomach. The Wilkin County Sheriff's Office says they responded to a call on the 3500 block of 320th Avenue in Foxhome. They found…

Victim of Accidental Shooting Flown to Fargo

BRECKENRIDGE, MN The Wilkin County Sheriff reports an accidental shooting in rural Foxhome Wednesday morning, January 11. According to the report, the shooting happened around 9:19 a.m. An individual was shot in the stomach while trying to place a gun…

Moorhead Police Arrest Tow Company Worker for Assault

Moorhead police arrested a towing company worker for allegedly pointing a gun at a customer. Taylor Butts, 30, of West Fargo was arrested on suspicion of assault and terroristic threats. Police say the confrontation happened after a customer paid to…

Gov. Dayton Announces Law Enforcement Appreciation Day

  Governor Dayton has proclaimed Monday as "Law Enforcement Appreciation Day" in the State of Minnesota. The day will recognize the service and sacrifice of law enforcement officials in Minnesota and around the country. Governor Dayton has also directed the…

Council Member Hopeful for Railroad Underpass

A $42 million railroad underpass project south of Moorhead High School is included in Governor Dayton's bonding bill. A city council member says this project is crucial to maintaining public safety. A big…

Search for Gophers Head Football Coach May be Over

It's been more than 48 hours since Minnesota Football parted ways with former Head Coach Tracy Claeys, but the wait for a new coach is reportedly over. KMSP Fox 9 in Minneapolis says the Gophers have tentatively reached an agreement…

Will Moorhead Get Their $42 Million Railroad Underpass?

  Gov. Dayton is asking the Minnesota Legislature to pony up for public construction projects. He has unveiled his $1.5 billion wish list of infrastructure upgrades, new buildings and early learning centers. A long sought after railroad underpass for Moorhead…

Man Accused in Breckenridge Shooting is Charged

A Breckenridge man has been charged with attempted murder for a shooting last Thursday night at a home in Breckenridge. Matthew Allard, 27, is accused of shooting Issac Herrera during an argument. Herrera was shot in the stomach and remains…

Moorhead Snowplow Driver Cited in Injury Crash

One person was hurt and the driver of a Moorhead city snow plow was cited following a crash. It happened shortly after 6 a.m. on Highway 75 near the 15th Avenue North intersection. Police say the snowplow was southbound when…

Minnesota House Begins 2017 Session

Minnesota's newly renovated capitol also held its first legislative session of the year. Gov. Dayton will give his State of the State on January 23. Republicans dominate both the House and…

Minnesota Based Company, MyPillow, Loses BBB Accreditation

Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota is losing faith in Minnesota-based MyPillow. The BBB has lowered MyPillow's rating to an "F", based on a pattern of complaints from consumers. The BBB has attempted to persuade MyPillow to discontinue…

This K9 Officer Needs a Name...Can You Help?

The Benton County Sheriff's Office is on the search for...a really great name. The Sheriff's Office posted a picture of their new one-year-old K9 officer and are asking for your help in giving him a name. The pup comes to…