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Gift drive all about homeless children
Packatahnas’ season starts Saturday
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Legislative Report District 22: Legislation has huge impact on townships around state
Award of excellence for Cargill work
Area seniors focus of giving tree program
Slumberland donates beds, bedding
Cass County Electric hires two, four accept new positions
New auto dealership cleared for Eagle Run
Insight from the West Fargo PD: Daytime burglaries hit West Fargo homes
Omdahl: Food Stamp critics deserve responses
Huber: When winter hits, how quickly we forget
Candy collection for troops huge success
Omdahl: Checking out the quirks of seniors
The Packer Weekly: West Fargo helps ease pain in Philippines
Benefit for Don Metzger set for Dec. 12
Holy Cross presents Holiday Craft Fair
Monsanto volunteers help combat hunger
Nursery News (Dec. 4)
Boys hockey team earns season's first win
Bowling (Dec. 4)
Packer girls trounce Firebirds, Midgets
Wrestling wins big in first match
With plenty of size, chemistry, Packer girls look to build on past success
Flight lines: Change the land, change the inhabitants
Shellfish-eating duck somewhat rare in North Dakota
Eating Well: Bring on the desserts this holiday season
Eastward Autumn road trip rich with fall colors
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December 7, 2012
Updated: West Fargo student struck by pickup on Sheyenne dies
WEST FARGO - A West Fargo High School student from Horace was hit by a vehicle and seriously injured this morning on Sheyenne Street in West Fargo, Assistant Police Chief Mike Reitan said. Levi Schulz, 18, was taken by ambulance to Essentia Health in Fargo, where he later died from...
December 7, 2012 - 12:50pm
Richwood rollover victim identified
RICHWOOD, Minn. – The Becker County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victim of a rollover on Wednesday near Richwood as Nicholas Alan Lehmann of rural Callaway. The sheriff’s office said Wednesday that Lehmann was found dead after apparently being ejected from an SUV...
September 7, 2012 - 9:12am
Two killed, two injured in collision near International Falls
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- Two people from International Falls died and two Illinois residents were injured in a head-on crash Thursday on U.S. Highway 53 in northern St. Louis County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a Ford pickup was traveling north on Highway 53...
September 7, 2012 - 9:10am
September 6, 2012
Man killed in rollover accident near Richwood
RICHWOOD, Minn. – A man is dead after he apparently was ejected from an SUV in a rollover accident just east of Richwood, the Becker County Sheriff’s Office reported. At about 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, a passer-by reported a vehicle that was rolled over on County Highway 34 just east...
September 6, 2012 - 9:19am
September 5, 2012
Minn. student dies after her van rear-ends bus
BYRON, Minn. (AP) — Byron Public Schools are offering grief counselors to students and staff after a 17-year-old student died when her minivan rear-ended a school bus. Olmsted County Sheriff's Sgt. Tom Claymon says Deianerah Logan of Pine Island struck the back of the bus Tuesday...
September 5, 2012 - 2:48pm
Clara City woman killed in collision
PENNOCK, Minn. — A Clara City woman has been identified as the person killed in two-vehicle crash near Pennock on Monday. Julie Bedel, 41, was pronounced dead at Rice Memorial Hospital after the collision north of Pennock, according to a release from the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s...
September 5, 2012 - 9:47am
August 31, 2012
2 bikers killed in Benton County crash
GILMAN TOWNSHIP, Minn. (AP) — Two motorcycle drivers have been killed in a head-on collision in Benton County. The sheriff's department says a 52-year-old Patrick Ogg, of Foley, was trying to pass a vehicle on his motorcycle in Gilman Township Thursday afternoon when he crashed...
August 31, 2012 - 12:31pm
August 28, 2012
Victims in head-on crash identified in Wisconsin crash
ELLSWORTH, Wis. – Two Red Wing, Minn., residents have been identified as those who died in a head-on crash and subsequent fire that occurred late Saturday night on U.S. Highway 63 in western Wisconsin. Traci Lee Nannette Hardy, 30, and Scott Mikael Kull, 22, were pronounced dead...
August 28, 2012 - 8:42am
August 24, 2012
Victim in fatal Carlton County train accident identified
DULUTH -- Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal collision between a car and a train Wednesday in Carlton County. The Carlton County Sheriff's Office said Thursday that Susan McPhail, 67, was killed just before 8 a.m. Wednesday when her vehicle collided with a Burlington...
August 24, 2012 - 4:06am
August 22, 2012
2 teens killed, 3 injured in Burnsville crash
BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Witnesses told investigators a car was speeding and swerving before it crashed in Burnsville, killing two teens and injuring three others. The Minnesota State Patrol says the driver lost control and the car rolled down an embankment and onto Interstate 35...
August 22, 2012 - 7:46am
July 11, 2012
Culture of drinking and driving a fatal flaw in N.D.
Days after a West Fargo family was killed in an alcohol-related crash, officials debated Monday how to address North Dakota's growing problem of drunken driving with some blaming society's lax attitudes and others pushing for tougher state laws. Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem...
July 11, 2012 - 9:04am
July 7, 2012
Three from West Fargo killed in Friday night accident on I-94 near Jamestown
JAMESTOWN, N.D. - Four people were killed in a collision Friday evening, including two adults and an 18-month-old girl from West Fargo, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. The accident occurred at 7:18 p.m. at mile marker 225 of Interstate 94, about 33 miles west of Jamestown,...
July 7, 2012 - 10:22am
May 29, 2012
Accident claims life at school construction site
The victim of a construction accident that occurred Friday at the high school addition to the Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center, 800 40th Ave. E., West Fargo, was identified Tuesday morning by West Fargo police officials as 30-year old Trevor Skarphol, of Fargo. According to Assistant...
May 29, 2012 - 12:46pm
May 25, 2012
NEW DETAILS: Worker dies in construction accident at site of Sheyenne Ninth Grade Center in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - A 30-year-old Fargo man died today in a construction accident after a 28-foot steel beam fell on him at the high school addition...
May 25, 2012 - 1:19pm
July 20, 2011
Three vehicles involved in crash near Casselton
CASSELTON, N.D. - Three vehicles were involved in a crash Tuesday night on Highway 18 near here that injured some of the six people involved. Cass County Sheriff's Deputies said a pickup was northbound on State Highway 18 when it collided with a car eastbound on 37th Street at the...
July 20, 2011 - 9:49am