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Rich history for a wet and fun festival
County OKs $40,000 for jail needs study
Stopping spread of AIS
Woman wins big; no one believes her
Gas leak leads to evacuation of six Detroit Lakes homes
Nagel comes home to coach Hornets
Angels clinch Hi-10 West title
Vergas man wins Handball championship
‘Beast Mode’ event is July 26 in Frazee
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
In the Zone
Area students perform in Piano Honors Concert
SSA benefits the same for survivors whether person retired, disabled
Peterson nominates NYM student for Air Force
Local students earn degrees at Bemidji State University
Ogema's Anderson graduates from Marquette University
Friends & Neighbors
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
Summer Scene - July 2014
Brad Laabs: Be respectful, helpful on the water this week
Blane Klemek: The moving whistle of the upland sandpiper is sweetness to hear
Ruffed grouse counts see increase
Brad Laabs: Fish like chasing fast bait; Make your presentation match
Blane Klemek: The black-billed cuckoo is a fascinating bird
D&D Appliance in DL wins Maytag competition
Shiny, new Cenex opens in Lake Park
Legal Helpers ordered to pay back MN consumers
Gas prices take post holiday dip...again
Marco partners with AGT in cloud-based video offering
Veterans looking for work get well deserved boost
DL fireworks came too late for families with children
Alert driving improves safety for all road users
Immigration reform has support
Goeun Park: If only the tooth fairy had taught proper brushing techniques
It’s s’mores season at your local library
A sundry selection of salads
Sunday is Family Day at Northwest Water Carnival
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
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...
sports / Frazee
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