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January 7, 2019
A load of adult turkeys headed through Hewitt Monday morning overturned on the icy roads leaving crews to pluck the birds from the snowy ditch.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
Turkeys tossed when semi overturns near Hewitt
January 7, 2019 - 3:40pm
December 12, 2018
There is open water on Fish Trap Lake, the lake where two bodies were found after authorities received a report Sunday, Dec. 9, of two overdue fishermen. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen encourages people to stay away from the area enclosed with cones. Submitted Photo
2 killed after ATV falls into Minnesota lake
December 12, 2018 - 1:35pm
October 9, 2018
ATV driver dies after fatal two-vehicle crash in Norman County
October 9, 2018 - 8:06am
October 6, 2018
Bicyclist killed in crash with pickup in Wadena
October 6, 2018 - 12:55pm
July 26, 2018
Hwy 71 rear-end crash brings injuries
July 26, 2018 - 9:09am
Emergency responders clean up debris following a collision of a passenger car and semi-truck trailer Monday morning on Hwy 10 near Heartland Tire.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
1 injured in head-on crash with semi
March 26, 2018 - 4:42pm
March 22, 2018
A garage fire at 804 6th Street SW in Wadena resulted in a total loss of a motorcycle and car Wednesday night. Approximately 30 firefighters from the Wadena and Verndale Volunteer Fire Departments responded to the blaze, which took about one and a half hours to put out. Photo by Randy Taggart.
No injuries in house fire Wednesday night
March 22, 2018 - 8:10am
March 19, 2018
Minnesota law officers make 424 St. Patrick’s weekend DWI arrests, up 28 percent
March 19, 2018 - 3:00pm
February 10, 2018
n 1958, the State Patrol adopted maroon as the standard car color. Courtesy photo.
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
February 10, 2018 - 8:11am
December 13, 2017
A 325,000 pound boiler was slowly moved through downtown Wadena Dec. 8. The boiler was on its way to Duluth.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
325,000 pound boiler creeps through Wadena's downtown
December 13, 2017 - 9:51am
September 30, 2017
Authorities asking for public's help in hit and run case
September 30, 2017 - 9:29am
July 21, 2017
One person is reportedly dead and another flown from the scene with serious injuries following a two-vehicle crash Friday, July 21. Kevin Cederstrom / Forum News Service
Man, 66, dies in head-on crash near Menahga, Minn.
July 21, 2017 - 9:48pm
March 22, 2017
A man later identified as Brett Huber stands on top of a truck on Interstate 94 east of Osakis, Minn., on Saturday, March 18. He was later arrested. Special to Forum News Serviceplay button
Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
March 22, 2017 - 10:46am
February 6, 2017
The danger zones: Last year's accidents along Highway 10 reveal
February 6, 2017 - 4:25pm
February 2, 2017
No charges in Thief River Falls crash that killed 7-year-old boy waiting for bus
February 2, 2017 - 10:33am