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Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing In NW Minn., Crashes Into Car

A driver in northwest Minnesota had an unusual sight in her rearview mirror late Tuesday morning — a small plane catching up to her on the road.

03/31/2015

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Motorcycle Crash In Minot Kills Man And Woman

A motorcycle crash in Minot has killed two people. Police say the motorcycle crashed into a tree at a high rate of speed shortly before 1 a.m. Thursday, throwing both occupants.

08/07/2014

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Minot Man Busted During I-94 Enforcement Effort

A Minot man has been charged in a methamphetamine bust on Interstate 94 in Minnesota. Justin Allen Hanson was arrested last weekend while Highway Patrol troopers were participating in a special enforcement campaign along Interstates 94 and 90. Police received a tip that Hanson was driving erratically on the highway.

08/06/2014

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Minot State Naming Hoffner New Head Football Coach

A former college football coach who was cleared in a child pornography investigation in Minnesota is the new head coach at Minot State. KTOE radio first reported Thursday that former Minnesota State-Mankato coach Todd Hoffner got the job.

01/30/2014

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Minot, Ward Co. Receiving $40M In CDBG Funds

North Dakota’s governor and congressional delegation say the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has awarded the city of Minot and Ward County more than $40 million in disaster relief funding.

03/27/2013

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Delta Adds Flights Between Mpls. & N.D.’s Oil Patch

Airlines are rushing to add service to North Dakota to haul in workers drawn by the state’s oil boom.

09/17/2012

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Last Of Minot Derailment Money Going To Charity

The last bit of settlement money from a class-action lawsuit over a disastrous train derailment in Minot a decade ago is going to a charity near the site of the wreck.

07/12/2012

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ND Man Killed While Walking On Train Tracks

Authorities say a 19-year-old man was killed when he was struck by a train while walking in Minot early Saturday morning.

04/21/2012

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ND ‘Flooding’ Penguins Now At Minnesota Zoo

The Minnesota Zoo is welcoming 11 African penguins who had to move from a flooded-out North Dakota zoo.

10/21/2011

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Leaders Say Minot Flood Is Lesson For Fargo Area

State and local officials say the devastation caused by flooding in Minot shows why it’s important to fund permanent flood protection in the Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., area.

08/10/2011

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Man Accused Of Killing Minot Mother Of His Child

Police said Friday that they arrested a man who they believe fatally shot the mother of his child in a Minot apartment earlier this year, but that they’re still investigating the killing of her brother, mother and mother’s boyfriend.

08/05/2011

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MN Guard Continues With Minot Flood Fight

The first rotation of 120 Minnesota National Guard soldiers helping with the battle against Souris River flooding in Minot is wrapping up its work this week as the second two-week rotation heads in.

07/20/2011

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Minot Flooding Victims Allowed To Return To Homes

Weeks after flooding forced thousands from their homes in Minot, North Dakota, people are finally being allowed back in.

07/15/2011

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Souris River Flood Battle Is Deja Vu For MN Man

A man who met his future wife in Minot 43 years ago and helped battle the Souris River flood of 1969 is back helping out this year’s flood victims.

07/13/2011

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Minn. Nat’l Guard To Help In Flooded Minot

Minnesota National Guard soldiers will be helping with the battle against Souris River flooding in Minot.

07/01/2011

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As Water Ebbs In Minot, Thoughts Of Recovery

Gus and Jane Krueger spent part of their 58th wedding anniversary in a McDonald’s restaurant, sipping chocolate milkshakes as a government agent provided a crash course in applying for assistance to salvage their flood-ravaged house.

06/27/2011

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No More Damage In Flooded Minot As River Ebbs

The Souris River began a slow retreat from Minot on Sunday with no further flood damage in the city, but officials warned danger would remain for several days until the highest water passed.

06/26/2011

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Flood Devastation Gets Worse In Minot

Things couldn’t get any worse for the people of Minot, North Dakota.

06/25/2011

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River Hits Record Flood Level In North Dakota City

The Souris River broke a more than 130-year-old record at noon when it measured 1,558.52 feet above sea level at the city’s Broadway Bridge. That was about 9. 5 feet above flood stage and a half-foot higher than the record set in 1881.

06/24/2011

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Slow River Rise Becoming Roar In Flooding ND City

Watching the Souris River creep over roads and into neighborhoods has amounted to slow torture for North Dakota’s fourth-largest city. In the next two days, Minot officials expect the waterway to roar.

06/24/2011

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Evacuation Order Expanded In Minot As River Rises

The fight against summer flooding is on in Minot, North Dakota — and it’s one tough battle.

06/23/2011

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Twin Cities Expert: Minot’s Flood Will Set A Record

The Souris River continues to rise in Minot, N.D., and residents are evacuating.

06/23/2011

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Few Vacancies For Thousands Of ND Flood Evacuees

Many of the thousands who have fled their homes as the Souris River spills into the North Dakota city of Minot have been scrambling to relocate in a region that boasts few vacancies in even the best of times, thanks largely to the state’s oil boom.

06/23/2011

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Sirens Sound As River Tops Levees In Minot

Sirens in the North Dakota city of Minot sounded five hours ahead of a looming deadline Wednesday morning as the bloated Souris River began to overtop levees.

06/22/2011

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Convicted Murderer Found Dead In Jail Cell

A man convicted of murder less than two weeks ago has been found dead in his Chippewa County Jail cell.

04/18/2011