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2015 Chevy Colorado (Photo Credit: chevrolet.com)

2015 Chevy Colorado Crowned Truck Of The Year

The new mid size pickup was cited for what Motor Trend called a “right-sized” package.

12/04/2014

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Ford’s New F-150 To Get 26 Mpg, Tops Among Pickups

Ford said Friday that its new aluminum-bodied F-150 pickup will get up to 26 mpg on the highway, making it the most fuel efficient gas-powered full-size pickup.

11/26/2014

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Finding Minnesota: Is That A Manure Spreader Or A Hot Rod?

It does a man good to have hobbies that bring him joy, but there are times when that passion veers into territory that no one saw coming. Bruce Bauer took a manure spreader, farm antiques and a ’93 Chevy S-10 pickup chassis to build a thing of beauty.

08/24/2014

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Man Hurt In Pickup-Train Crash Near Grand Forks

A Minnesota man was taken to a Grand Forks hospital after crashing his pickup truck into a train. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says the incident happened shortly before 2:30 a.m. Thursday. Authorities say the 33-year-old man from Brooten, Minnesota, collided with the BNSF Railway train at a crossing just west of Grand Forks.

07/24/2014

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Charges: Men Stole Vehicles Using Tow Truck

Two men are accused of using a tow truck to steal vehicles from a parking lot, and were caught when they unknowingly lifted a “bait car.” According to charges filed in Dakota County, 50-year-old James Chester Jennings and another person identified only by his initials stole a Ford pickup truck from a Walmart in West St. Paul in early April.

05/13/2014

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88-Year-Old Truck Driver Hits 2 Teens In Zimmerman

Two teenagers are recovering after being hit by an 88-year-old driver in Zimmerman on Tuesday morning. The Sherburne County Sheriff’s office says Barney Horvath hit a 14- and 15-year-old boy with his pickup as they walked along a road at about 10:30 a.m. Both boys were taken to an area hospital; one of them by helicopter.

03/11/2014

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MN Dealership Offers Free Shotgun With Each Pickup

A Ford dealership near Moorhead is hoping to entice customers with a unique give-a-way. Buy a pickup. Get a shotgun. Muscatell-Burns in Hawley is kicking off a two-week promotion that offers a shotgun for every new or 2013 pickup truck.

02/27/2014

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Teen Dies After Suffering Head Injury At Wis. State Fair

A Mount Horeb teen has died after suffering a head injury at the Wisconsin State Fair. A report from the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner says 19-year-old John Klossner fell from the back of a pickup truck at the fair on Aug. 3.

08/13/2013

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Husband, Wife Killed After Motorcycle Crashes Into Truck

For the second time in less than a week, a husband and wife have been killed in a motorcycle accident in Minnesota. Authorities said the recent crash happened in Crow Wing County Road near Crosby.

07/09/2013

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Finding Minnesota: Is That A Manure Spreader Or A Hot Rod?

It does a man good to have hobbies that bring him joy, but there are times when that passion veers into territory that no one saw coming. Bruce Bauer took a manure spreader, farm antiques and a ’93 Chevy S-10 pickup chassis to build a thing of beauty.

06/18/2013

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Minnesota Man Dies In Single-Vehicle Wis. Crash

A 58-year-old Dalton, Minn. man died after his pickup truck left the road near Elbow Lake, Wis. Tuesday evening.

11/28/2012

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Boy Upgraded To ‘Serious’ Condition In Hit-And-Run

The little boy that was seriously injured in a hit-and-run crash last week has been upgraded to serious condition.

06/18/2012

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1 Dies After Motorcycle Vs. Pickup Accident

A Wisconsin woman died after a motorcycle and a pickup truck collided Saturday night.

03/18/2012

(credit: Steve Muscatello, The Journal of New Ulm)

Tractor Driver Ejected, Struck Dead By Passing Car

A tractor driver was killed in a multi-vehicle crash west of New Ulm, Minn. Wednesday evening.

11/10/2011

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5-Year-Old Boy Hit, Killed By Truck in St. Croix County

A 5-year-old Wisconsin boy is dead in what investigators are calling a tragic accident.

08/19/2011

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