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Menahga, MN-- A man is hurt after a crash on Highway 87 west of Menahga just after midnight on Thursday. Minnesota State Patrol say a 56-year-old man from Ottertail was driving a Ford Expedition eastbound on Highway 87 when it went into the ditch and struck a field approach. The vehicle came to a stop on the driver's side. Police will release more information later today. The extent of his injuries is not yet known.
DETROIT LAKES -- The Walmart in Detroit Lakes is back open Thursday morning after a lockdown around 8:00 Wednesday night. The store was evacuated after police received a report of a man with a handgun in the parking lot running toward the entrance. Police could not locate the man, but are nown working with Walmart to review security footage in an attempt to identify him. If you have any information regarding the identity of the man, please call the Detroit Lakes Police Department at (218) 847-4222.
Grand Forks-- The Grand Forks Fire Department responded to a call of a fire in a trailer home at 4910 Silvergate Dr in Grand Forks at just before 8:30pm on Wednesday. When crews arrived on scene they encountered smoke and fire inside the trailer. People living in the trailer were able to escape from the home before crews arrived. The fire was quickly extinguished, but damages are estimated at about $40,000. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Welcome to your news update. MAN ARRESTED AFTER POLICE FOUND HIM WITH METH, WEAPONS Police are sharing concerning details about a man with a long criminal record after they found him asleep at the wheel outside a Tesoro in Barnesville Monday night.
Aitkin County, MN - Two people are dead and one more is in the hospital with life threatening injuries after a crash on Highway 210 east of McGregor, MN in Aitkin County.
Welcome to your news update. NEW INFORMATION SHOWS DEATH OF FAMILY OF FOUR IN GRAND FORKS WAS A MURDER-SUICIDE We have new and disturbing information released by police on the deaths of a Grand Forks mother and her three young children.
HANKINSON -- A barn is a total loss after fire spread from a controlled burn in Hankinson, ND. Richland County sheriff's deputies and fire crews responded to the Troy Kath residence at 16685 101st St. SE to find the barn fully engulfed. The county fire marshall is still investigating the incident.
Welcome to your news update. COMMUNITY VIGIL REMEMBERS FAMILY KILLED IN GRAND FORKS Flowers, gifts, and well wishes remain in the yard of the family found dead in Grand Forks, after a community vigil last night.
FARGO—Footit Homes is rennovating the way they look at open houses. A first of its kind "pop-up" shop at this home's open house means to spice up the home-buying experience. Thunder Coffee, Dak & Co, and Inspire all brought something to offer for potential buyers. The realtors & businesses both say it's an invigorating take on an everyday happening. "It's been a lot more fun than a regular open house, and getting to hang out with these vendors has been a lot of fun so far too," said Dexter Dutton, Co-Founder of Coffee.
UPDATE: FARGO -- The fire that displaced two families Saturday night was accidental and electrical. Crews responded to this building in South Fargo off of 14th Street South, near the Baker Garden and gift. Firefighters tell us the flames were only underneath a floor between two different apartments between the floor of one, and the ceiling of the other. The two families were housed by the Red Cross last night. No one was injured. Still no word on how much the damages will cost.