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'We need more space': Domestic abuse keeps White Earth shelter full
'Rescued dogs, rescuing veterans'; Patriot Assistance Dogs program celebrates five years with reunion, graduation
Locals gather for Lake Park's annual Pumpkin Fest
Snazzier buses for Becker County?
School record falls for second straight home swim meet
Laker boys shutout Green Wave
Laker volleyball wins second straight road game
SOCCER: Laker girls tie at East Grand Forks
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
The beauty of God's Grace
'We have so much to celebrate'; At 99 years old, First Lutheran gets a facelift
Mn State colleges, universities wave application fees in October
There's a new pastor in town
Finding God all over this socialist, nonreligious country
Friends & Neighbors
Green awarded by small-business group
Essentia Health Welcomes Licensed Psychologist in Detroit Lakes
Shaping up your business: Biz boot camp set for Oct. 17
Renting a car
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
Maplewood to host Leaf Days this weekend
MN singer-songwriter to give Saturday concert at Holmes
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Larry A. Hanson
Ronald R. Aanerud
Genevieve E. Michaelson
David Melvin Hagen
Joan Elaine Wilson
Student Republican assaulted prior to debate because she was wearing pro-Trump clothing
Jacob can now rest, parents should not
Thank you for a successful rotary blood screening
Big garbage, big economy
Stop the lies against Eken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
April 25, 2016
Lakers win two at home tourney, prepare for Patriots Tuesday
The No. 7AAA Detroit Lakes softball team won two games but was unable to finish the championship game versus Fargo Shanley/Oak Grove Saturday...
April 25, 2016 - 1:18pm
Family raising awareness of vaccine after losing son to rare form of meningitis
FERGUS FALLS - Cayden Burud is described as an energetic all-American boy. "He was full of life, could make anybody smile. He was a special boy...
April 25, 2016 - 8:57am
April 18, 2016
TRACK: Nephew discus winner at Otter Invite
Dannah Nephew picked up the lone Laker victory at the Otter Girls Track and Field Invitational in Fergus Falls Friday. Nephew won the even with a throw of 104-feet, 10 inches. Teammate Breanna Price placed third (97-09). Price added a fourth place shot up (32’ 09). Moorhead scored...
April 18, 2016 - 3:08pm
April 14, 2016
Otters strike early in 6-3 victory over Lakers
Fergus Falls came out hot at the plate scoring all of the Otter runs in the opening two innings and holding on for a 6-3 Section 8-3A victory...
April 14, 2016 - 7:57pm
April 6, 2016
Fergus Falls teacher contracts approved, negotiations end
FERGUS FALLS - Fergus Falls Schools can now get back to normal now that new teacher contracts have been approved. The board accepted them with...
April 6, 2016 - 11:08am
March 11, 2016
Otters headed to Class 3A title game
In the land of giants, the Fergus Falls boys basketball team may not be as tall in the paint. But the Otters certainly stand tall against any...
March 11, 2016 - 9:51am
March 9, 2016
Otters advance to state semifinals
Nathan Rund and Matthew Monke each scored 22 points to lead No. 3 Fergus Falls to a 70-63 victory over Waseca in the Minnesota Class 3A state...
March 9, 2016 - 7:29pm
March 3, 2016
Otters rally late for section championship
Nathan Rund watched his older brother cry after three losses in the Class 3A, Section 8 championship with Fergus Falls in his brother's sophomore,...
March 3, 2016 - 9:53pm
March 2, 2016
Laker girls advance to meet Prowlers in section semis
Update: Saturday's semifinal game moved to Moorhead High School.
March 2, 2016 - 9:20pm
February 27, 2016
Otters advance with big second half against Lakers
The top-seeded Fergus Falls Otters broke open a nail biter with a big run early in the second half and finished off the No. 4 Detroit Lakes Lakers...
February 27, 2016 - 4:25pm
Lakers hold off Spuds for second at home tri
Lance Parzyck and Zane Freeman picked up wins and the 400-freestyle relay teams scored important points in the final race to give the Laker boys...
January 27, 2016 - 4:24pm
No charges against Fergus Falls officers involved in shooting of armed man
FERGUS FALL, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Attorney's Office has decided that three Fergus Falls police officers won't face criminal charges...
January 27, 2016 - 8:25am
January 26, 2016
Fergus Falls man, 25, sentenced for sexual assault
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A 25-year-old Fergus Falls man was sentenced Friday in Otter Tail County District Court for a year in jail and 10 years of probation for giving the victim alcohol throughout the day on Sept. 1 and then sexually attacking her. Battern allegedly forced her into...
January 26, 2016 - 8:15am
January 20, 2016
Wrestling: Huwe sets new fall record at OTC quad
James Huwe won his 150th career match and broke the school record with his 100th career pin as Detroit Lakes defeated Fergus Falls and dropped matches to Ottertail Central and Long Prairie-Grey Eagle-Browerville Tuesday at the OTC Bulldogs wrestling quadrangular. Huwe picked up two...
January 20, 2016 - 2:57pm
January 11, 2016
Hockey: Otters sweep season series from DL
The Otters swept the season series from Detroit Lakes with a 5-1 victory Saturday night at home in non-conference girls hockey in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls scored twice in the first period to counter just two shots on goal from the Lakers in the opening frame. Sophie Rausch scored...
January 11, 2016 - 2:39pm