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'She never quit fighting': Wadena mother of five passes away of colon cancer

Sarah Licari did not realize she was meeting her best friend when she first met Darcy Fink. Licari and her family had moved to Wadena from Minnesota's Iron Range and she needed a daycare provider. Fink had an opening at her daycare for Licari's children, and the two women hit it off. "Darcy was the

WADENA PIONEER JOURNAL - 2018-01-17 22:49:00

U-turn causes two-vehicle injury crash

STAPLES, MN (Valley News Live)- Two women were taken to the hospital after a two-car crash in Todd County Wednesday morning. It happened on Hwy 10 at 12th Street in Staples, MN around 7 a.m. Fifty-five year old Nola Schultz of Verndale was heading westbound on Hwy. 10 on the right shoulder. Meanwh

VALLEYNEWSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-17 20:46:00

SUV rear-ends semitrailer, injuring girl

MOTLEY-A 16-year-old passenger in an SUV suffered injury following a rear-end crash with a semitrailer. The Minnesota State Patrol reported the crash occurred at 5:04 p.m. Monday, near the intersection of Highway 64 and 124th Street Southwest north of Motley. According to the crash report, a Mack se

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2018-01-17 12:01:01

Brother intended to kill others, court documents state: Stabbing suspect faces murder charge in death of sister

A Cambridge man helped his sister prepare food for 30 minutes before allegedly stabbing her with a knife multiple times in the neck, leaving her for dead. David Michael Otey, 37, made his first appearance Tuesday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd, where he was charged with felony second

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2018-01-17 00:26:42

Wall fire closes down Long Bridge Bar for the day

A small fire broke out in a wall at Long Bridge Bar today just before 2 p.m. No one was injured in the incident, but the damage, which was contained to the single wall, was enough to close down the restaurant for the day. Detroit Lakes Fire Chief Scott Flynn says construction work was the cause of t

DL-ONLINE - 2018-01-17 22:13:35

WRESTLING: BHS duo reach 100 wins

BEMIDJI -- A pair of Bemidji High School wrestlers reached career milestones this week by recording their 100th wins. Chance Hinrichs, a junior captain, secured his 100th career victory at the Monticello duals tournament Saturday. Jon Solum, a senior captain, joined his teammate in the 100-win club

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2018-01-18 03:00:24

Fire destroys Nisswa beauty shop

NISSWA-The State Fire Marshal's office is investigating a fire that destroyed a building housing a beauty shop early Tuesday morning in Nisswa. The Nisswa Fire Department was called at 4:11 a.m. to a building on fire on the former Boberg Lumber property, just north of Wendy's in Nisswa off of Highwa

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 23:02:38

Law Enforcement Blotter: January 15-16

Vehicle in ditch, MnDOT reported vehicle, South L'Homme Dieu Drive NE, Alexandria. Property damage accident, damaged tire on squad car, Miltona. Public assist, woman wants an officer to assist her in checking out her home as she believes she is being stalked, Alexandria. Trespassing complaint, comp

ECHO PRESS - 2018-01-17 23:24:12

Man accused of felony fraud

An Oneonta man has been arrested on felony counts in a fraud case, state police at Oneonta said. Paige A. Shaul, 30, was charged Jan. 10 with third-degree grand larceny and filing a false instrument with intent to defraud, troopers said in a media release. He was accused in an incident in the town o

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-17 11:00:00

State police looking into reported theft at fire company

THOMPSON, SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - State police are looking into a reported theft at a fire company in Susquehanna County. Members of the Thompson Hose Company say the situation does not involve any member wrongdoing but involves trouble the department has been having with a contractor as pa

PAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-01-17 21:39:49

Police seek tips on alleged shoplifters

ContributedState police are looking to identify these women. Police believe they shoplifted from a Walmart in Cortland, and the one on the right is believed to have shoplifted from Walmart in Norwich. The New York State Police at Homer are investigating September shoplifting thefts at the Wal-Mart o

DAILY STAR - 2018-01-18 01:52:30

Brozzetti's Pizza in Johnson City Catches on Fire

Johnson City Emergency Officials say a fire started at Brozzetti's Pizza, located at 72 Baldwin St., in the Village around 3:26 p.m. on Tuesday, January 16. Once on the scene, Authorities say they saw the flames burning through the roof near the chimney of the building. Fire crews located the fire

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-18 05:01:00

Largest storm of the season so far dumps up to nine inches of snow on area

The largest snowfall so far this winter dumped up to 9 inches of snow across the region, closed schools and clogged up roads Tuesday evening into Wednesday. Police reported scattered fender benders but no accidents with serious injuries. By Wednesday afternoon, the sun peeked out. That's it for snow

SCRANTON TIMES-TRIBUNE - 2018-01-17 23:08:44

Susquehanna County Fire Company Says It Was Scammed

THOMPSON -- The Thompson Hose Company is a volunteer fire department with about 35 members. Those members say they have been scammed by a contractor they paid to renovate and expand their building. "There was no answering the phone or returning phone calls," said hose company president Bob Conklin.

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-01-18 03:35:23

First Baptist Church in Oneonta closing after 185 years

The church congregation which used to have hundreds of parishioners has dwindled to a total of around 15 members. Phil Hulbert is the Church Moderator. He believes an increase in other church congregations, past parishioners leaving the area, and the need to recruitment young people over time, all

WKTV - 2018-01-18 02:12:00

Conklin Girl Recovering From Dog Attack Gets New Room

A two-year-old Conklin girl who was attacked by a dog three months ago received a brand new bedroom from A Room to Heal to help aid her recovery. "No one ever expects something like this to happen and I know the mom was really just horrified at this happening to her beautiful daughter so just coming

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-18 05:52:00

Man Killed in Crash of Car, Train

EVERTON, Mo. -- A man from Greenfield, Missouri has died after his pickup truck collided with a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train Tuesday. The Missouri Highway Patrol says Bob Bishop, 86, died when his truck approached the tracks, and slid on the snow covered roadway. The truck was unable to stop a

OZARKS FIRST.COM - 2018-01-17 15:32:33

Missouri boy, 6, accidentally shoots 7-year-old sister

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a 6-year-old boy accidentally shot and wounded his 7-year-old sister while playing with a gun in southwest Missouri. The Greene County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that the girl was taken to a hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening i

OZARKRADIONEWS.COM - 2018-01-17 08:57:03

Hotel Vandivort expansion a sign of confidence in downtown Springfield

The owners of the Hotel Vandivort have announced plans to add a second building in the space that is currently an adjacent parking lot. The new 43,000 square foot structure will make an additional 48 guest rooms available and feature a fifth floor roof top bar. The owners say that they'd always plan

KSPR.COM - 2018-01-18 00:35:00

Teacher Charged With Sexual Contact With Student

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) - A Lebanon High School teacher has been charged with having sexual contact with a student. The Springfield News-Leader reports that 30-year-old Elizabeth Ashley Morgan, of Lebanon, has been released on $5,000 bond after the charges were filed Friday. Morgan, who previously wen

KTTS - 2018-01-17 20:09:04