WDAY / WDAZ Staff
Wadena County, MN-- A woman is hurt after a crash on Highway 71 near 384th Street at 4:56 p.m. on Wednesday in Wadena County. 59-year-old Jeanette Karkinen of Menagha, MN was driving south on Highway 71 when her vehicle went off the road into a ditch and hit a tree. According to the accident report, road conditions were dry at the time of the crash. Karkinen was driving under the influence of alcohol and it is not known if she was wearing her seat belt. She was taken to Park Rapids Hospital to be treated for life threatning injuries.
Welcome to your news update. POLICE LOOKING FOR SHOOTING SUSPECT Officers in Mandan are looking for a car related to a shooting incident. The make and model are not clear, police just say it's a gray compact car. At about 3:30 yesterday a bullet hit Hedahl's Auto Plus in Mandan. Police blocked off part of Main Street and searched the area with K-9's. If you have any information contact Mandan Police. DRIVER SPOTS FIRE AND ALERTS FIREFIGHTERS
Welcome to your news update. FIRE DESTROYS GARAGE IN EAST GRAND FORKS Firefighters don't know why an East Grand Forks garage went up in flames. Crews responded to Rhinehart Dr just after 6:00 last night. The detached garage is a total loss, including the car inside. Residents evacuated the house and no one was hurt. THIEVES STEAL FROM CAR, CHURCH IN GRAND FORKS This winter, countless thieves have been breaking into cars throughout the community, but the way they gained entry this past weekend has many on edge.
Welcome to your news update. NAME RELEASED IN ACCIDENT INVOLVING HORSES We now know the name of the driver who died after hitting three horses in Stutsman County.
Welcome to your news update. POLICE SEARCH ENDS IN ARREST A man is in custody this morning in Moorhead following a police search that began just after midnight.
A Moorhead man has been arrested for threatening his neighbors with a knife and forcing a woman back to his residence early Friday morning, Jan. 26, the Moorhead Police Department reported. .
Welcome to your news update. STUDENTS REMOVED FROM RICHLAND JUNIOR AND SENIOR HIGH AMIDST "RAPE GAME" INVESTIGATION Some students have been removed from Richland 44 Junior and Senior High School amid allegations of bullying or hazing in a boys locker room that some say turned into sexual misconduct.
Welcome to your news update. RICHLAND COUNTY HAZING INVESTIGATION Shocking claims of widespread sexual assault on school grounds are being made in Richland County.
Welcome to your news update. SCHOOL BOARD BANS GUN IN SENIOR PHOTO A student who wanted to use a senior photo with him holding a gun has gotten a final answer.
Welcome to your news update. POLICE CHASE ENDS IN ARREST A man with out of state warrants was arrested after running from police in Fargo. Authorities say they tried to pull over a car without its headlights on. The driver pulled over, but the passenger got out and ran. Police tell us the driver is a girl who is a runaway from another state. Police eventually found the man by the Petro Serve pn 40th and Main. The girl was not arrested and police called her parents. No names have been released and no word on the charges the man is being held on.