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DL School Board approves $39 million budget for FY 2018
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Thielen draws a crowd at Norseman Motors
Grunewald inspires; Ukkelberg third at USATF decathlon
State BMX Championship Series in DL July 1-2
Lamoureux campers, organizers wrapping up successful venture
Vikings' special teams spots up for grabs
What your grandchild can teach you about Social Security
Unearthing history:Minnesota couple seeks to remember the 'forgotten woman'
Column: The most significant Minnesota address in 1790
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Could you turn your hobby into a career?
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent in May
BTD Manufacturing ramps up production capacity with new machines
A flavor for everyone: McKinley Nutrition serves teas, shakes in McKinley Plaza
If your old AC no longer beats the heat, it may be time for a new one
MSUM Summer Cinema Series opens July 10: Four summer Mondays to feature silent films and live music
Richwood Winery to host Summer Solstice Festival on Saturday
'A kind of merry war': Shakespeare in the Park's 'Much Ado' opens Thursday at DL's City Park
Duluth benefit concert to spotlight Native American artists
It's time to party!: Oak Crossing fundraiser set for June 23 at Holy Rosary
Richard P. Molstre
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Richard M. Lynch
Letter: New health law must cover pre-existing conditions
Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Who is the source of this hateful political climate?
Guest Editorial: Avoid trouble at your door
McFeely: Star Lake Casino project hits a possible snag
Blane Klemek column: Discovering the scarlet tanager
Column: Fishing and finances
Blane Klemek column: Cuckoos feast on forest tent caterpillars
Warm water fishing is here, time to adjust
Blane Klemek column: Saying goodbye to an old friend
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
Pine to Palm
September 30, 2015
17-month-old is hit, killed by car in Fergus Falls
A 17-month-old child was pronounced dead Monday afternoon after being hit by a car in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police say Avah Mae Dirkman was struck about 12:30 p.m. by a 2009 Dodge Journey driven by Katie Diane Black, 29, of Fergus Falls. Reports from witnesses said Black...
September 30, 2015 - 11:29am
Police say man shot at wife on freeway, then shot by officers
A Fergus Falls man suspected of shooting at his estranged wife’s car on Interstate 94 died early Sunday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound during a confrontation with police officers, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Richard David Blondeau, 52, was...
September 30, 2015 - 11:08am
September 24, 2015
Laker swimmers second at Spuds triangular
The Laker swimming and diving team placed second at Tuesday’s Spuds Triangular in Moorhead. Detroit Lakes scored 221 points to distance themselves from Fergus Falls with 162 and finished 50 points back of the host Spuds. Moorhead took first place in 10 of 12 events with two...
September 24, 2015 - 12:38pm
September 14, 2015
Soccer: Jordan overtime goal lifts Laker girls over Otters
Senior captain Halle Jordan sent an overtime penalty kick to the lower left corner giving the Fergus Falls’ keeper no chance at a save and the Detroit Lakes girls soccer team improved to 4-2 overall with a 2-1 overtime victory at Fergus Falls Saturday. The Otters gave up the...
September 14, 2015 - 11:08am
September 13, 2015
Unmarked graves at Fergus Falls State Hospital to be honored
An event to remember, honor, and recognize the many individuals who lived and were buried at the Fergus Falls State Hospital Cemetery, most in unmarked graves, will be held Sept. 20. Self Advocates Minnesota Northwest, the Arc United, and the Friends of the Fergus Falls State Hospital...
September 13, 2015 - 5:10am
September 8, 2015
Laker tennis finishes busy fortnight
Friday, the recent tennis marathon continued for Detroit Lakes hosting Fergus Falls and Thief River Falls. Unruh continued to showcase her game in a two and two over Karyn Leake for the Lakers’ lone win against the Prowlers. According to Beauchman, Thief River Falls will compete...
September 8, 2015 - 9:25am
September 4, 2015
Otters shutout Lakers in renewed rivalry game
Turnovers stung Detroit Lakes and the Fergus Falls Otters scored twice in the second quarter for a 14-0 shutout victory at Mollberg Field Friday...
September 4, 2015 - 10:24pm
Fergus Falls man busted for drugs
Eric Clayton Nord, 31, of 414 N. Cleveland St., Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 27 he and another man were stopped by a Detroit Lakes police officer as they were...
September 4, 2015 - 5:45am
September 3, 2015
Lakers enter Friday's game with Fergus ranked No. 10
Week 3 regional football notes
September 3, 2015 - 2:45pm
September 1, 2015
Otters down Laker tennis
Senior Dani Unruh improved to 3-1 in four matches this season after a 7-6, 6-3 victory over top Otters’ singles player Kaitlyn Richey Thursday in Fergus Falls. The Otters won the remaining matches for a 6-1 team victory. Unruh leads a very young Laker team that will improve...
September 1, 2015 - 11:16am
August 6, 2015
Kirkbride Arts & History Weekend is Sept. 17-20 in Fergus Falls
The third annual Kirkbride Arts & History Weekend, a multidisciplinary arts event that explores the past and future of the Fergus Falls State Hospital, will take place Sept. 17-20 at various locations throughout Fergus Falls. The event is led by local arts and community and...
August 6, 2015 - 5:20am
July 24, 2015
Post 15 dominates Fergus Falls 17-1
BEMIDJI -- Connor Johnson and Detroit Lakes scored early and often as it beat Fergus Falls in the American Legion Sub-State 14 baseball tournament 17-1 in seven innings Friday. No. 4 Detroit Lakes batted around in the first inning, posting eight runs on six hits, one walk and two...
July 24, 2015 - 7:46pm
July 23, 2015
New leader named at Kindred Family Focus
Bridget Leonard has been named the new regional director for Kindred Family Focus’ Fergus Falls office, serving Fergus Falls and the surrounding...
July 23, 2015 - 5:40am
July 22, 2015
Fergus Falls man charged after ripping down Confederate flag at county fair
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A Fergus Falls man faces a criminal charge for allegedly ripping down a Confederate flag at the county fair here on Saturday, police said. It was the second reported appearance of the Confederate flag at a large event in Otter Tail County this month. Juan...
July 22, 2015 - 8:02am
July 21, 2015
Fergus Falls council severs ties with Kirkbride developer
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Fergus Falls City Council decided Monday night to cut ties with a developer for the Kirkbride building. Historic...
July 21, 2015 - 8:21am