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Motorcyclist Pulled From Lawrence Lake Friday is Identified

OTTER TAIL CO., Minn. (KVRR) -- Authorities identify a motorcyclist pulled from Lawrence Lake Friday morning who later died at a hospital. He is 70-year-old George Hough of Elbow Lake, Minnesota. Otter Tail County Sheriffs Office responded to the crash…

Fargo Man Arrested For Calling In Fake Shooting

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) -- A 25-year-old Fargo man is arrested after calling 911 and reporting a fake shooting. Fargo police received a report of a woman having been shot in the 1100 block of 16th Street North around 5 a.m.…

Firefighter credited with saving boy's life at Sand Lake

PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. (KVRR) -- A visiting firefighter from South Dakota is being credited with reviving a two-year-old boy found face down in the water at Sand Lake, north of Pelican Rapids. The boy was found shortly before 11 a.m.…

Fargo Man Dead After Crashing Spyder Motorcycle Near Horace

CASS CO., N.D. (KVRR) -- A Fargo man is dead after crashing his Spyder motorcycle about 2 miles southwest of Horace. That crash happened Sunday afternoon just before 4. Highway Patrol says 75-year-old Charles Bekkerus left Highway 16 and crashed…

West Acres Mall celebrates turning 50

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) --West Acres Mall reflects on 50 years. West Acres Mall is celebrating its special day by looking at its humble beginning and how far it's come. William Schlossman had a vision. "The…

17-year-old killed, 4 hurt in stabbings on Wisconsin river

SOMERSET, Wis. (AP) - A 17-year-old boy from Stillwater, Minnesota died and four other people were seriously hurt after they were stabbed while tubing down a Wisconsin river Saturday afternoon. St. Croix County Sheriff Scott Knudson said the attack happened…

Fargo's Ride to Fight Suicide focuses on mental health

HORACE, N.D. (KVRR)- Leaders of the North Dakota chapter for American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, are raising funds and focusing energy towards suicide prevention and mental health, through there 11th annual Ride to Fight…

Two men hospitalized after crash & fire on I-94

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - Two men have serious injuries following a crash and fire on I-94 near University Drive Friday afternoon. Around 4:00 a semi was heading east as traffic slowed down because of construction on the interstate in Moorhead.…

Inmate charged with assaulting a Cass County deputy

FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - A Cass County inmate is charged with aggravated assault of a peace officer. The Cass County Sheriff's Office says 27-year-old Jeffrey Cofresi assaulted a deputy at the jail's maximum security housing unit. The deputy was taken…

Celebrating National Chicken Wing Day

  FARGO, N.D. (KVRR) - Friday is the perfect day to wing it. It's National Chicken Wing Day. The Metro has not shortage of restaurants serving up chicken wings. The newest one is Slim Chickens,…

Former Clay County Sheriff Bergquist dies

MOORHEAD, Minn. (KVRR) – Former longtime Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist has died following a battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Bergquist was 64. A law enforcement career that spanned four decades, Bergquist joined the…

Fergus Falls man dies in crash

OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. (KVRR) - A Fergus Falls man is dead following a crash in Otter Tail County. It happened at the intersection of Highways 1 and 83 around 4:00 Thursday afternoon. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office says…