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April 12, 2019
A Minnesota state trooper was blown off his feet Thursday, April 11, while directing traffic around a jackknifed semi during a snowstorm. Special to The Forum / Minnesota State Patrol
A snowstorm so strong it blew over a Minnesota trooper
April 12, 2019 - 10:29am
March 6, 2019
Emergency responders on scene of a rollover crash  Tuesday morning on Hwy 10 in Aldrich.
Michael Johnson/Pioneer Journal
UPDATE: Crews respond to rollover crash near Aldrich
March 6, 2019 - 10:16am
March 4, 2019
Motley woman seriously hurt in crash near DL on Sunday
March 4, 2019 - 9:47am
January 27, 2019
Costco sells the DJI Mavic Air unmanned aerial vehicle or drone like the ones owned and used by Crow Wing County to fight fires, rescue people from the water and more. Submitted photo
Minnesota Sheriff’s Office using drones to save lives
January 27, 2019 - 2:36pm
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