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Woman Injured in Crash with Train

ROSS — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a woman was injured in a crash with a train in Mountrail County. According to the NDHP, a 34-year-old Williston woman was traveling on 95th Ave NW about 6 miles from Ross around noon. She failed to yield to the oncoming Burlington Northern train and collided with […]
by Nicole DesRosier
May 25, 2022

5 Seriously Injured in Crash

LISBON — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says five people were injured when the vehicle they were in entered a washout and hit an embankment Wednesday evening. According to the NDHP, Wesley Alinder, 43, Lisbon, was driving on 127th Avenue SE in the 7200 block, which was closed due to erosion washing out the culvert. […]
by Nicole DesRosier
May 19, 2022

Wind Leads to Two Crashes

REYNOLDS — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the strong and gusty winds led to two separate rollover crashes near Reynolds Wednesday afternoon. According to the NDHP, both vehicles were traveling north on Interstate 29. Strong, gusty west winds associated with a fast-moving storm caused them to tip onto their sides. A pickup pulling a […]
by Nicole DesRosier
May 18, 2022

Man Arrested at Airport for Criminal Trespass

MINOT — Minot Police say an early morning flight Friday had to be cancelled after a man entered a secured part of the airport. They say they first responded to the Minot International Airport at 12:16 a.m. for a report of a man being upset about missing his flight. While officers were still at the […]
by Nicole DesRosier
May 13, 2022

Property Damage Crash Closes I-29 Ramp

GRAND FORKS — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a tipped trailer caused a temporary closure to an entrance ramp of Interstate-29 Friday morning. According to the NDHP, Mauricio Jimenez-Flores, 22, Oklahoma City, OK was driving a pick-up west on U.S. Highway 2/Gateway Drive in Grand Forks, pulling a gooseneck flatbed trailer loaded with a […]
by Nicole DesRosier
May 6, 2022

Tiger Cubs Get Named

MINOT — The tiger cubs at Roosevelt Park Zoo now have their names. The zoo announced the two males and one female have been named Luka, Dmitri, and Viktoria. The staff says all three cubs are walking and exploring the dayroom regularly. Their mother, Zoya, was calm in sharing them with zoo guests.
by Nicole DesRosier
April 28, 2022

Police Make an Arrest in Homicide Case

MINOT — Minot Police say they arrested a woman this afternoon in connection to the murder of Alexander Eckert. They say they took Heather Renee Faith Hoffman, 24, of Minot, into custody at 3:45 p.m. and transported her to the Ward County Jail where she was charged with Homicide (AA Felony).  Authorities had found Eckert, […]
by Nicole DesRosier
April 26, 2022

Police Investigating Homicide

***Updated at 2:20 p.m. on April 25, 2022 to include name of the victim.*** MINOT — Minot Police say they are investigating a homicide that happened early Friday morning. They say officers responded at 12:41 a.m. to a report of an unresponsive man laying in front of a residence in Northwest Minot and found Alexander […]
by Nicole DesRosier
April 22, 2022

Mountrail County Fatality Crash

NEW TOWN — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a woman died in a collision with a semi Monday morning. According to the NDHP, the 80-year-old woman was turning onto Highway 23 from a driveway in dense fog as a semi hauling a tanker loaded with diesel fuel was approaching. The driver of the semi […]
by Nicole DesRosier
April 18, 2022

Snowmobile Fatality Crash

HARVEY — The North Dakota Highway Patrol says a man died in a snowmobile accident Sunday. According to the NDHP, the 59-year-old man was test driving a snowmobile on private property when he hit a berm of packed snow and ice sending him airborne. The man was transported to St. Aloisius in Harvey but died […]
by Nicole DesRosier
April 18, 2022

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