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Hoffman, MN-- Two teenagers are hurt after a crash on Highway 55 west of Hoffman at just before 8 p.m. on Tuesday. MInnesota State Patrol say 18-year-old Alexander Anderson of Cyrus, MN was driving north on Highway 55 when he swerved to avoid a deer. The car went off road and ended up partially in a swamp. Anderson and his passenger 18-year-old Joanna Schneider of Hoffman, MN were taken to Douglas County Hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Welcome to your news update. MAN STABBED WITH SCISSORS IN FARGO Police are searching for a suspect who reportedly stabbed a man with a scissors early this morning.
Welcome to your news update. FARGO POLICE ON THE SCENE OF A DRUG BUST Police are at the scene of a South Fargo home this morning for a drug bust. It's at the 1000 block of 4th Avenue South. Police tell us they are executing a search warrant for narcotics. Neighbors said they woke up to a loud boom around 6:40 a.m. Our reporter on-scene said one person was taken out of a house on a stretcher and taken away in an ambulance. Stay with WDAY and WDAZ as we continue to follow this developing story.
GRAND FORKS -- Grand Forks crews responded to a fire at a garage complex on Monday, May 21st. According to the Grand Forks Fire Department, they were called out at 7:30 a.m. to a motorcycle that was on fire in a garage at 2100 South 29th Street. Crews on scene found the center garage unit of a 10 stall garage complex on fire. Firefighters were reportedly able to extinguish the fire about 10 minutes after arriving. The fire did damage one adjoining garage stall, signifigantly damaging both units. The damage is estimated at $50,000.
Welcome to your news update. MINNESOTA GOVERNOR NOW CONSIDERING SPENDING BILL In a flurry of last minute votes, the Minnesota legislature has finished its year of work after its midnight deadline, but the verdict on the session is still out, as Governor dayton has 14 days to decide whether to sign bills.
Welcome to your news update. DOUBLE SHOOTING IN GRAND FORKS A man is dead and a woman is injured in the 2nd shooting Grand Forks has seen in two weeks.
Welcome to your news update. FIVE THOUSAND DOLLAR REWARD FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO AN ARSON ARREST. Investigators are offering a five thousand dollar reward for information leading to the arrest in a central Minnesota arson case. The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says they are still investigating the fire that damaged the Carpenter's Corner Bar about 10 miles northwest of Thief River Falls back in April.
Grand Forks, ND-- The Grand Forks Fire Department responded to a call of a fire in a gazebo in the backyard of 4710 River Oaks Circle on Wednesday, just before 10:30 p.m. When crews arrived on the scene they encountered smoke and fire with multiple spots beginning to ignite. Firefighters were able to quickly get the fire under control and extinguish it. Damage to the gazebo's structure and contents is estimated at $70,000. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
Welcome to your news update. GRASS FIRE RIPPS THROUGH 15 HUNDRED ACRES NEAR LANCASTER A grass fire that's ripped through about 15-hundred acres near Lancaster is now 100 percent contained. Here's a look at an aerial view of what took place in Kittson County northeast of Grand Forks yesterday. Ambulance crews were even called in because flames were threatening buildings and got extremely close to livestock. Fire officials confirmed a cabin is a total loss from the fire.
UPDATE: LANCASTER— A grass fire that has consumed about 1,500 acres near Lancaster is now 100 percent contained, according to the Lancaster Fire Department.