Two electrical workers contracted by Minn-Dak Farmers Cooperative in Wahpeton were injured when hot water flowed over them while they were working. The Richland County Sheriff’s Office says the workers were on a scissor lift Tuesday afternoon when the incident happened.
A Richland County sheriff’s deputy suffered minor injuries in a scuffle with a drunken driving suspect over the weekend.
An annual football game involving the high schools in neighboring Wahpeton, North Dakota, and Breckenridge, Minn., will continue. The future of the game that has been played every year for nearly a century was in doubt because of football district realignment in Minnesota.
A Wahpeton man has pleaded guilty to distributing child pornography from his collection of more than 75,000 images and nearly 1,900 videos.
The FBI has arrested a man indicted in Minnesota for possessing child pornography in North Dakota.
Classes were canceled Thursday morning after a teenage student shot himself in class in a town just south of Wahpeton, N.D. According to a report from KXIB-TV in Fargo, the incident happened at about 8:30 a.m. at a K-12 school in Fairmount, N.D.
Three boys whose boat capsized on the Otter Tail River were fine after being rescued by Minnesota and North Dakota authorities.