accident

One person was transported with injuries during an accident May 24 at 11:17 a.m. at Highway 95 and Tucker Street Northeast, in North Branch Township. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a vehicle driven by Keith Dale Krantz, 66, of Stacy, and a motorcyclist, Mitchel Allen Flanagan, 24, of Cambridge, were heading westbound on Highway [...]

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Lakes Region EMT, members of Shafer-Franconia Fire and Rescue treasure new friendship with a life they saved The accident that changed her life was waiting on the road ahead. It was a blisteringly hot afternoon on July 17, 2013, when Ursula Wachowiak was cutting through Minnesota en route to her first Sturgis Rally in South [...]

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Driver and passenger escape accident unscathed When 17-year-old Kyler Burggraff saw something big, black and hairy lumbering toward his car as he drove on County Road 9 in Harris around midnight April 14, he hardly had time to react. The sizable beast coming toward his vehicle was a large, male black bear. “I saw it [...]

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The sloppy, slippery conditions are proving to be too much for some motorists today, as the state is being blasted by a wintery mix of snow and sleet. On Highway 95 in North Branch, a semi-truck slid off the road and into the ditch about a quarter mile east of town. The person driving the [...]

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                      UPDATED WITH FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR DIANE MOFFITT By MaryHelen Swanson Two Taylors Falls women were heading out to do some shopping and have lunch today when their pickup was broadsided by a semi truck at the intersection of Hwy. 95 and Mulberry Street. (Co. [...]

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