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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Gorden to be inducted to MHSGCA Hall of Fame
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
September 9, 2015
Staying active as you age could help prevent severe falls
Falls are the leading cause of injury related emergency department visits for older adults, the major cause of hip fractures, and responsible for more than half of fatal head injuries. Some people think that the best thing to do if you’ve fallen, or if you’re afraid of falling,...
September 9, 2015 - 5:05am
June 28, 2012
Man who died after falling from cell tower identified
A 19-year-old man who died after falling from a cell phone tower here was identified late Wednesday afternoon. - A 19-year-old man who died after falling from a cell phone tower here was identified late Wednesday afternoon. Jeremy Jo Froemke of Lisbon, N.D., died Tuesday evening...
June 28, 2012 - 10:05am
November 13, 2011
Fergus Falls man with dementia found after accident near Brainerd
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - An 88-year-old man with dementia who left in a vehicle Friday from here was found today after getting into a car accident near Brainerd. George Alfred Hanson received a minor leg injury and was taken to Essentia Hospital in St. Joseph, according to a press release...
November 13, 2011 - 8:56am
Klobuchar praises advances in veteran care, but says more work is needed
The federal government has implemented an "historic increase" in health care funding for veterans in the past few years, she said, while also increasing education benefits to help returning soldiers get the training and experience they need to be successful. But Klobuchar said more...
November 13, 2011 - 8:53am
August 16, 2011
President Obama in Minnesota
CANNON FALLS, Minn.
August 16, 2011 - 9:02am
August 12, 2011
Obama picks Cannon Falls for Minnesota visit
CANNON FALLS, Minn. - President Barack Obama will visit a Cannon Falls park Monday for what the White House calls a town hall meeting. The White...
August 12, 2011 - 9:05am
January 14, 2009
Frazee gymnasts make strides, vault to a second place finish in Fergus Falls
After a season of working "significant" time on the vault, the work is paying off for the Frazee gymnastics team. The Hornets placed four out of five gymnasts on the vault in Fergus Falls Jan. 6, with senior Alane Sauer taking first with a score of 8.2, which included a handspring...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 11, 2008
Newborn abandoned in Otter Tail County
Authorities in Otter Tail County are in charge of finding a home for a baby boy who was left anonymously Monday at a Fergus Falls hospital. Police were called to Lake Region Hospital at 6:22 p.m. after an unknown female came into the facility and left the baby with hospital staff,...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
December 9, 2008
Thief River Falls nurse sentenced for posing as doctor to get drugs
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn.
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
In major coup, Fergus Falls High School marching band to perform at Obama inauguration
When Fergus Falls High School band director Jim Iverson pitched the idea of performing at President-elect Barack Obama's January inauguration parade, skeptical students and colleagues deemed it a long shot. They had a point. A record 1,382 marching bands, musical acts and drill...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Sister of missing Thief River Falls woman dies in car crash
A sister of Gina Anderson, the Thief River Falls woman missing since Oct. 23, died early Sunday in a one-car accident in Pennington County. Jill Lappegaard was 22, said her father, Steve Lappegaard. "We're devastated," he said, his voice breaking. Jill lived with her parents, Steve...
December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
September 12, 2008
Fergus Falls campus of MSCTC will host art shows in 2008-09
Minnesota State Community & Technical College in Fergus Falls will present monthly art shows throughout the 2008-09 academic year. The Beck Gallery will feature the following shows: n September 2008: "China Cloud," Zhimin Guan. Reception: Tuesday, Sept.
September 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 18, 2008
Movie plans causing conflict
A Minneapolis filmmaker wants to make a movie in Fergus Falls, Minn., but backers of a proposed college for Chinese studies worry it could jeopardize their project. Dav Kaufman will ask the Fergus Falls City Council today to let him film in the Kirkbride building of the Regional...
August 18, 2008 - 12:00am
January 26, 2008
Other Opinions: Negotiation needed on Farm Bill
It is understandable that the Bush Administration is concerned about a Farm Bill that might subsidize millionaire farmers at a time when commodity prices are high. However, for the long term, it is important the President and Congress come to an agreement on a Farm Bill. Similar...
January 26, 2008 - 12:00am