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Man killed in highway accident near Cartwright

October 24, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

CARTWRIGHT A 53-year-old man died after skidding past the stop sign and colliding with a semi truck at McKenzie County Road 16 and U.S. Highway 200 about 9 p.m. Wednesday. Continue Reading

North Dakota farm accident kills 2 ½-year-old girl

August 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A 2 ½-year-old girl has died after a farm accident near Milnor in southeastern North Dakota. Continue Reading

Rollover kills teen driver, injures 4 passengers

August 19, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

LAMOURE Authorities say a teenage driver was killed and four passengers were injured when a pickup truck rolled over near Lamoure. Continue Reading

Author, teacher of endangered Lakota language dies

June 18, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. The Lakota language has lost one of its greatest supporters. Continue Reading

TX man faces manslaughter charges in Williams County crash

June 12, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON A Texas man is facing two counts of manslaughter in North Dakota for allegedly causing a traffic crash that killed two motorcycle drivers from Montana. Continue Reading

Wind farms get pass on eagle deaths

May 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

CONVERSE COUNTY, Wyo. Wind farms in this corner of Wyoming have killed more than four dozen golden eagles since 2009, one of the deadliest places in the country of its kind. Continue Reading

Searching for answers: Watford City mayor suggests lower speed limit for Highway 85

April 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WATFORD CITY Driving on U.S. Highway 85 between here and Williston is “like taking your life in your hands,” says Watford City Mayor Brent Sanford. Continue Reading

Margaret Thatcher, Iron Lady, dead at 87

April 8, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

LONDON Love her or loathe her, one thing’s beyond dispute: Margaret Thatcher transformed Britain. Continue Reading

Review of handful of reservation deaths completed

January 9, 2013 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) The U.S. attorney’s office in South Dakota has finished reviewing a handful of unsolved death cases on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and determined that “some” of them should be closed, U.S. Attorney Brendan Johnson says.
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Death toll from crashes rises in Douglas County

January 8, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

For the first time in five years, the number of traffic deaths increased in Minnesota.
Crashes killed 378 people in the state in 2012, according to preliminary reports from the Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety.
In 2011, 368 people died in crashes on Minnesota roads. Continue Reading