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September 17, 2018
Identity of fatal crash near Frazee released
September 17, 2018 - 8:18pm
July 30, 2018
Dirt bike collision results in fatality
July 30, 2018 - 10:53am
July 11, 2018
Law enforcement vehicles block the 13th Street Southeast railroad crossing as a BNSF Railway coal train sits on the tracks before 3 a.m. in Brainerd. Renee Richardson / Brainerd Dispatch  play button
Person struck, killed by train in Brainerd
July 11, 2018 - 11:53am
Investigation underway after deadly assault in Cass County
June 11, 2018 - 8:00am
June 7, 2018
Rescue personnel respond to a report of a possible drowning Thursday, June 7, at the Gilbert Lake access. Kelly Humphrey / Brainerd Dispatch
Brainerd man dies in apparent drowning
June 7, 2018 - 7:11pm
May 9, 2018
Child, adult killed in Aitkin County crash
May 9, 2018 - 11:23am
May 6, 2018
First responders attend to the scene of a crash involving two motorcycles Friday evening on Highway 210. Jim Stafford / Brainerd Dispatch
Grand Rapids man dies in motorcycle crash on Highway 210
May 6, 2018 - 5:24pm
April 24, 2018
Crash kills Brainerd man
April 24, 2018 - 7:25pm
April 1, 2018
Cass Lake house engulfed in flames claims fatality
April 1, 2018 - 6:14pm
March 2, 2018
Firefighters clean up debris Saturday, Jan. 6, from an accident involving at least four cars in Moorhead, Minnesota. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Epileptic driver charged with manslaughter in Moorhead crash that killed 2-year-old
March 2, 2018 - 8:57pm
A broadside collision involving two semitractor-trailers in Aitkin County claimed the life of a Merrifield man late Thursday morning.
Broadside collision claims life of Merrifield man
March 2, 2018 - 4:00am
February 15, 2018
North Memorial Ambulance personnel roll out an empty gurney to a waiting ambulance Wednesday at Bill's Gun Shop and Range in Baxter. A man was declared deceased at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, using a rental gun inside the store. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Gallery and Video play button
Man uses handgun owned by business in shooting death: Death appears to be self-inflicted
February 15, 2018 - 4:48pm
February 14, 2018
Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted removes equipment from his squad car Wednesday while conducting an investigation at Bill’s Gun Shop and Shooting Range in Baxter. Emergency personnel responded to a report of a shooting inside the store and later determined an adult male died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, which is not believed to be accidental. Steve Kohls / Brainerd Dispatch Video play button
Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound in Baxter shooting range
February 14, 2018 - 8:57pm
January 29, 2018
A 49-year-old Minneapolis woman was killed in a two-vehicle crash Saturday on Highway 6 north of Crosby.
One dead, two injured in crash
January 29, 2018 - 6:00am
October 16, 2017
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Freak accident at Minn. auto shop leaves friend of owner dead
October 16, 2017 - 6:48pm