Firefighters battled a fire after a crash that reportedly involved two semitrailers and a pickup truck. Police at the scene tell the Alexandria Echo Press no one was hurt.
Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises
The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.
Feds: Militia sympathizer had machine gun, grenade launcher in 'hidden room'
A confidential informant tipped off investigators.
Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level
By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, Oct. 4
The 7-day average number of cases has been dropping.
Gallery: Ely treehouse cabin for $209k is a salvaged materials masterpiece
Take a look inside a truly unique cabin on Shagawa Lake.
Man airlifted after being pinned under truck in northern MN
The incident happened near Nisswa, Minnesota.
St. Paul company ends corrugated manufacturing, cutting 130 jobs
The facility produces around 200,000 tons of corrugated packaging every year.
Legal Marijuana Now candidate for 2nd District Paula Overby dies
Election Day is Nov. 8.
Sartell woman, 94, killed in collision with semi-truck
The crash happened in Haven Township near St. Cloud.
Woman reported missing from Anoka County is found safe
An alert was issued Wednesday afternoon.
4 killed, 1 injured in pickup-semi collision in Pine Co.
Four of five people in a pickup truck died and another was seriously injured after a crash in Pine County Tuesday night. The pickup turned in front of an oncoming semitrailer while making a left turn on a road near Askov, roughly 95 miles north of the Twin Cities.
Gas leak, cigarette possibly caused house explosion
A neighbor rushed to the aid of a family whose house exploded in Tracy over the weekend, charging into the burning home to save a baby. The mother and three daughters who lived there were badly injured. Neighbors said the woman told them she had lit a cigarette prior to the blast.
Another semi slips into icy water
A third semi-truck slid into a frozen lake Friday afternoon. The Star Tribune reports the 18-wheeler crashed on I-494 near Rockford Road in Plymouth. No one was injured. This is the third time in a week that a semi had to be recovered from icy water. A semi traveling on Hwy. 14 near Waseca slid onto Clear Lake Wednesday afternoon. Last week, a semi pulling a Target trailer plunged into a pond along I-94 near Monticello.
Alexandria native nabs Best Actor Oscar buzz for latest role
The momentum for an Oscar nomination is continuing to grow for Alexandria native John Hawkes, who plays a quadriplegic in the upcoming independent film dramedy "The Sessions."
Alexandria woman dies after given 10 times prescription dose
Darlene Felt entered an Alexandria nursing home to help with her chronic congestive heart failure. But a misreading of an '8' for an '80' caused Felt to succumb to a potassium chloride overdose.
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