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February 17, 2017
UPDATED: Head-on crash kills Pequot Lakes man, closes part of Highway 371
PEQUOT LAKES—Motorists are advised to avoid Highway 371 just south of Pequot Lakes this afternoon from 3-6 p.m. as the cleanup continues...
February 17, 2017 - 12:12pm
Crash one of the most tragic scenes authorities have seen
PEQUOT LAKES—One of the most horrendous crash scenes area law enforcement officers said they have ever seen in their career occurred Thursday...
February 17, 2017 - 9:13am
February 5, 2017
Three people, including child, involved in fatal head-on crash in western Minn.
DEER CREEK, Minn. — Three people, including a 2-year-old boy, were involved in a fatal head-on car crash Sunday afternoon near here in...
February 5, 2017 - 10:44pm
January 16, 2017
Deceased man found in Motley house fire
MOTLEY—An adult male was found deceased inside a residence in Motley that was lost to fire. The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a...
January 16, 2017 - 11:31am
January 13, 2017
Memorial event planned to honor Pillager student who lost his life
Members of the Lakes Area Gear Head group in Brainerd—who call Devin Shawn Alexander a great friend who will be deeply missed—plan to honor the 18-year-old Pillager High School student who was killed recently in a two-vehicle collision. Alexander died Tuesday night in...
January 13, 2017 - 6:20pm
January 12, 2017
Pillager student dies in collision
An 18-year-old Pillager High School student was killed in a two-vehicle collision Tuesday night on Highway 210 west of Brainerd. The crash that...
January 12, 2017 - 1:08pm
January 11, 2017
UPDATE: Victim in Highway 210 fatal crash identified
A two-vehicle crash Tuesday night on Highway 210, west of Brainerd in Sylvan Township, claimed the life of an 18-year-old Baxter male. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the male as Devin Shawn Alexander.
January 11, 2017 - 10:39am
Highway 210 crash turns into fatality investigation
The Minnesota State Patrol has confirmed the two-vehicle crash reported at 6:36 p.m. Tuesday on Highway 210, one mile west of Cass County Road 1 west of Brainerd in Sylvan Township, is a fatality. The state patrol reported a GMC Sierra was heading west on Highway 210 and a Ford F250...
January 11, 2017 - 9:03am
January 10, 2017
Truck driver killed in collision with snowplow
ROYALTON—A truck driver was killed Tuesday morning in near Royalton when his vehicle rear-ended a snowplow. According to the Minnesota...
January 10, 2017 - 9:52pm
December 20, 2016
State patrol names deceased in Deerwood crash
DEERWOOD—The driver found dead Monday when his GMC Yukon Denali pickup truck crashed near Deerwood was identified as Wayne E. Lundquist, 71, of Deerwood. The Minnesota State Patrol responded to the fatality at 4:08 p.m. Monday at the intersection of Highway 6 and County Road...
December 20, 2016 - 11:10pm
Brainerd man faces drinking and driving charges following Friday crash
A 30-year-old Brainerd man arrested in Friday's drunk driving crash—that resulted in serious injuries to the other driver—now faces...
December 20, 2016 - 10:23pm
December 19, 2016
Motorcyclist dies in hospital month after crash
A 73-year-old Pequot Lakes man, who was injured in a motorcycle crash last month, has died of his injuries. Norman L. Armstrong died Wednesday night at Regency Hospital in Golden Valley, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's office. Armstrong was driving a motorcycle...
December 19, 2016 - 11:54pm
December 16, 2016
State patrol reports fatal crash Friday on Business Highway 371
A semitrailer and a passenger car collided on Business Highway 371 resulting in a fatality Friday afternoon. The crash involved two drivers and...
December 16, 2016 - 8:57pm
November 20, 2016
Pedestrian crash early Sunday kills 1
A 45-year-old Princeton man was killed on Highway 200 near Laporte just after midnight Sunday. Luke Prescott was driving a 2003 Chevy Venture that went off the road into the median side near milepost 114 in Hubbard County, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Prescott had walked away...
November 20, 2016 - 9:14pm
October 30, 2016
Passenger ejected from car, killed in rollover
WALKER—A 23-year-old man was killed early Saturday morning when the car he was a passenger in struck a tree and rolled several times on Highway 210 near Onigum Road Northwest near Walker.
October 30, 2016 - 7:32pm