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12-year-old boy seriously injured after being hit by driver in Moorhead

The crash occurred at the intersection of 30th Avenue South and 12th Street South Thursday evening.

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Barnesville High School student could face charges over threatening email

The Barnesville Police Department responded to a report of a threatening email sent to the school on Thursday.

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Sugar beets spill over western Minnesota road in crash

The driver suffered injuries not considered to be life-threatening in the incident.

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Man, 41, arrested in undercover child sex sting in west-central MN

Jay Lamere, 41, of Starbuck, used social media to reach out to and talk to the undercover deputy.

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Man arrested over hotel assault, stealing two vehicles to flee police

The assault happened at the Lakes Area Inn Hotel in Starbuck.

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Body found in river near Fargo identified

According to the man's Facebook page, he leaves behind a young daughter.

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Body pulled from Red River in Moorhead

Police said it was discovered by a group of youths at around 12:30 p.m. Wednesday.

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7 tornadoes touched down last week in western MN, ND

Two of the seven were EF-2 level tornadoes, according to the National Weather Service.

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Tornado watch issued ahead of afternoon storms in Minnesota

Much of the west of the state is in the watch area.

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Woman found dead on train tracks in Moorhead

The woman was located by officials on train tracks near Memorial Park Sunday morning.

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MN gets its first frost advisories, freeze warnings of the season

The coldest spots could dip to below 30 degrees overnight.

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Golden Valley man killed by driver in Alexandria

The man was hit near the intersection of 3rd Avenue and Hawthorne Street Thursday morning.

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Driver killed in ATV rollover crash north of Alexandria

The crash occurred in Douglas County Sunday evening.

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Fundraiser launched for MN farm family after tragic Christmas Eve fire

1,000 goats and several other animals were lost in the blaze.

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West-central Minnesota mom loses arm in tractor accident

Sam Lindquist was trying to mow a dirt-bike trail for her sons.

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Crash near Alexandria leaves pickup driver dead, passenger injured

It happened Saturday afternoon in Douglas County.

Warnings expanded as ground blizzard set to impact MN

Winds will whip up to 45 mph in western and southern Minnesota.