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MN Department of Education Releases 2016 MCA Scores
Crime & Accident Report
If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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