Minnesota State Patrol identifies victim killed in rural Moorhead crash
CLAY COUNTY, MINN. (KFGO) -A Wahpeton man who was killed in a crash on Highway 75 south of Moorhead has been identified as 60-year-old Steven Tetzlaff. The crash happened around 5 p.m. Friday at the 60th Avenue intersection in Moorhead Township. The State Patrol says Tetzlaff crashed into a vehicle...
Garbage Truck Fire in Wahpeton Quickly Extinguished, Minimal Damage Reported
Catch the dramatic footage of a garbage truck fire in Wahpeton. The quick-thinking driver isolated the vehicle and alerted authorities, leading to a swift response from the Dwight Fire Department. Despite visible flames, the truck sustained minimal damage. Reported by Neil Carlson for I news.tv.
One Dead In Two Vehicle Accident
A Wahpeton, North Dakota area man is dead following a two vehicle accident Friday in Clay County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Steven Jay Tetzlaff, (60) was killed when the southbound 1994 Chevrolet Blazer he was driving collided with a northbound 2002 Audi A6. According to the report “the Audi was traveling north on Highway 75 while the Chevrolet was traveling south on Highway 7. The vehicles collided at the intersection.” Tetzlaff was not wearing a seat-belt at the time of the accident reported just after 5pm.
Richland County Sheriff’s Department Commemorate the 150th Anniversary
In a way to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Richland County Sheriff’s Department, Sheriff Gary Ruhl and his deputies will be wearing special badges. The badge will have a gold five-point star inside a silver ring. William Root was appointed sheriff at the first county commission. meeting when...
Tragic Collision in Moorhead Sparks Discussion on Road Safety and Design
The quiet community near Moorhead was shaken by a recent tragedy—a fatal two-vehicle collision that resulted in the loss of Steph J Tsof of Wahpeton, North Dakota, and impacted Linda Marie Kwam of Fargo, who survived unharmed. The incident at an intersection controlled by a roundabout highlights the ongoing conversation about road safety and design. While the Minnesota State Patrol has ruled out alcohol as a factor, the crash underscores the need for improved safety measures on our roads.
These fergus falls, MN based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near fergus falls.
Twin Town Sports Roundup (12-04-23)
Four Breckenridge-Wahpeton Storm wrestlers placed in the annual Dan Unruh Invitational held in Wahpeton on Friday and Saturday. Weston Jensen and David Erlandson finished fourth at 152 and 172 pounds, respectively. 114-pound competitor Tyler Burchill finished fifth and Henry Slettedahl had the same result at 160 pounds. The Storm host a triangular at Breckenridge High School at 5 p.m. Thursday.
Hot Shooting Leads Otters to Opening Night Victory Over Cowboys
Fergus Falls shot the ball at a 54% clip on the night and made 9-of-21 3-pointers as they won their season opening game over the Breckenridge Cowboys 83-38 on Friday night at the Kennedy Secondary School Gold Gymnasium. The Otters had 18 assisted baskets in the game. “It was great...
Keep the Cheer Here in full swing
The Christmas season is a busy time of year for the Wahpeton Breckenridge Chamber. The “Keep the Cheer Here” promotion is in full swing for holiday shoppers. Chamber Director Katie Rauber talked about how to keep the cheer here on her Monday radio segment. Listen to the KBMW podcast below.
Richland County Sheriff issues anniversary badges marking 150 years of service
WAHPETON, N.D. (KFGO) – Richland County Sheriff Gary Ruhl and his deputies will be wearing special badges next year to mark the department’s 150th anniversary. The badges are based on the two most common styles used in Richland County over the years, with a gold five-point star inside a silver ring.
Weekly Safety Report: Two Incidents - Crash on Interstate 94 and Vehicle Collision in Fergus Falls
This week in Fergus Falls, Minnesota, two incidents occurred that required attention for the weekly safety report. The first incident involved a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 94, where a man was injured but suffered non-life-threatening injuries. The second incident was a collision between two vehicles at the intersection of N Union Ave and W Fir Ave, resulting from one vehicle running a stop sign. Both incidents occurred in Fergus Falls and required immediate attention.
A weekend of Holiday Cheer: Fergus Falls Celebrates Successful Over the River Holiday Festival
This past Saturday, the Fergus Falls Downtown Riverfront Council brought holiday cheer to the community with the Over the River Holiday Festival. The event featured shopping, food, and festivities that left attendees in high spirits. The day began with Santa’s arrival at the local airport at 10:30 am. From...
Giant Sports Show 12-02
Talking to Twin Town coaches as basketball season begins. Head Coach Jeff Ralph, Jordan Christianson and Tony Bogenreif all talk about how their teams are doing to start the season. Listen to the Giant Sports Show every Saturday morning at 9am.
“Where to Eat” Episode 9 – Zen’s Steak & Seafood
“Where to Eat” Episode 9 – Zen’s Steak & Seafood. Hello and Welcome to the 9th installment of “Where to Eat”, Brought to you by Vergas 66 Gas & Convenience in Vergas, MN. The captivating culinary journey that continues to expand your where to eat...
Bells are ringing
Christmas and the Salvation Army are Christmas traditions. Jean Freden with the Salvation Army and Breanna Koval speaking for our local scout troops talked about this years “kettle campaign” on Friday morning. Listen to the KBMW podcast below.
Becker/Big Lake Eagles beat Breckenridge Blades
The Becker/Big Lake Eagles won their road game against the Breckenridge Blades on Thursday, ending 9-3. The Eagles took the lead early in the first period, with a goal from Brayden Graning . The Eagles increased the lead to 2-0 in the first period when Jase Tobako scored, assisted by...
Local Park Region Offices to Shut Down for Christmas 2023 and New Year 2024; 24/7 Help Desk Remains Open
Park Region has confirmed that its offices will be closed on December 25, 2023, and January 1, 2024, for Christmas and New Year's Day. Despite the closure, the company's 24/7 help desk will continue to be available at 800.247.2706.
National Scholarship Opportunity for Local Telecommunication Customers' Graduating Seniors
The Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) is partnering with the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA) to offer a national scholarship for rural students. This program targets high school seniors whose families are customers of local telecommunications service providers.
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Comstock as of 2023-12-04. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.242, a week ago the price is $3.250 , according to AAA.
Local Spartans Triumph Over Minnesota North-Hibbing with 28 Assists in Basketball Victory
Minnesota State Community and Technical College's Spartans won 95-76 against Minnesota North-Hibbing in a basketball game in Fergus Falls. The Spartans shot 54.4% from the field and made 45.8% of their 3-point attempts. They also made 28 assists, led by Javin Tindal with 7.