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Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
Twin wind turbines will be turning in Audubon
Detroit Lakes students elect Trump in mock election
One hurt in rollover crash on Highway 10 near Buffalo State Park
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DL volleyball opens playoffs with 3-1 home victory
Bemidji slips by Laker swimmers in final dual
8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Lakes Area Boxing registration Nov. 1
Stargazing: See the animals of the northern sky
Livingood 90th birthday open house set
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Become Like a Little Child-Cutting to the heart of God.
New Chaplain at Essentia St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes believes everyone has a 'unique life'
Friends & Neighbors
Trick or treat? Scary cost of Halloween no fun for mom and dad
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Lakes Crisis & Resource Center Receives $10,000 match from BTD for Give to the Max Day
Nereson's hires new service consultant
Cabela merger's effect on East Grand Forks store unclear
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Marylou F. Chromy
Arlen G. Restad
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
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
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
January 9, 2016
Father-son duo exhibiting art in their hometown
The Lake Region Arts Council Gallery in Fergus Falls is currently hosting a unique exhibition featuring hometown artists, Jeff and Carl Zachmann. “Zachmann, Father and Son Exhibit” opened Jan. 4 and will run until March 5. This exhibit features 23 works by the duo, including Jeff...
January 9, 2016 - 5:50am
January 5, 2016
Laker girls defeat Fergus Falls 40-27
The Laker girls basketball team continued to excel coming off a Hawley holiday tournament championship with a 40-27 victory over visiting Fergus...
January 5, 2016 - 11:38pm
Lemke banks buzzer beater to sink Lakers
Fergus Falls’ senior guard Isaiah Lemke banked in a 30-foot jumper at the horn to give the undefeated No. 10 Minnesota Class 3A ranked Otters...
January 5, 2016 - 10:23pm
December 29, 2015
Boys Hockey: Lakers skate to tie with New Ulm
Detroit Lakes and New Ulm each avoided two consecutive losses to start the Fergus Falls Invitational hockey tournament by skating to a two-all tie Tuesday afternoon. Unofficially, New Ulm won the game in a shootout 3-2 for tournament purposes, but the game is recorded as a tie in...
December 29, 2015 - 5:16pm
Boys Hockey: Packers shutout Lakers in Fergus tourney opener
Detroit Lakes boys hockey lost for the second consecutive game and was shutout for the first time this season in a 3-0 loss to West Fargo in the opening round of the Fergus Falls Invitational tournament Monday afternoon. The Packers outshot DL in all three periods of play, the closest...
December 29, 2015 - 9:07am
December 15, 2015
Swimmers third at Fergus Invite
Freshman Tanner Olson won two events and junior Zane Freeman placed first in diving leading the Lakers boys’ swimming and diving team to a third place finish in the season-opening Fergus Falls Invitational. Detroit Lakes scored 440 team points to finish behind the host Otters (579)...
December 15, 2015 - 11:43am
December 13, 2015
Kirkbride mothballing costs estimated at nearly $4 million
To keep the Kirkbride Building from deteriorating any further over the next decade, Fergus Falls would need to spend nearly $4 million to mothball...
December 13, 2015 - 5:20am
November 23, 2015
Lakers have chances, but drop home opener to Otters
Fergus Falls scored a pair of goals in the second period and sophomore goalie Drew Luhning stopped 28 Laker shots to upend Detroit Lakes 2-1...
November 23, 2015 - 11:21am
November 9, 2015
Otters spoil girls hockey opener 8-3
Abby Hobbes collected five points and Fergus Falls scored six goals in the second period to spoil the Detroit Lakes girls hockey home opener 8-3 Saturday afternoon at Kent Freeman Arena. Hobbes opened the scoring with the only goal of the first period scoring unassisted at even...
November 9, 2015 - 2:25pm
November 6, 2015
Muskie discussion draws crowd
It was an overflow town hall meeting last Thursday evening, when people for and against stocking more muskies in Otter Tail County lakes gathered...
November 6, 2015 - 5:45am
November 4, 2015
Bad timing for robber: Officers were nearby
A man is in custody after an armed robbery at Shopko in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police Sgt. Connor West says that at around 4:30 p.m. a man showed a knife and demanded money at the store at 226 E Lincoln Ave. The man ran from the store with an undisclosed amount of cash,...
November 4, 2015 - 11:01am