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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
May 14, 2014
Fosston bus driver threatens lawsuit after Facebook video
FOSSTON, Minn. -- A Fosston school bus driver who allegedly condoned bullying on his route is speaking out and pursuing possible legal action. Oran Underdahl, 73, said in a Monday statement that he is evaluating whether he has a legal claim for defamation. Kristi Hastings, his...
May 14, 2014 - 7:30am
December 30, 2013
New wool mill in Fosston will be second largest in US
FOSSTON, Minn. — Stephenie Anderson’s timing for starting a wool-processing plant here is spot-on. So says Bill Batchelder, president...
December 30, 2013 - 9:28am
December 2, 2013
Fire heavily damages downtown Fosston businesses, apartments
FOSSTON, Minn. - A late-night fire Sunday heavily damaged a building here that houses Fosston Chiropractic Clinic and two residential apartments. The fire alarm sounded at about 10:35 p.m. Sunday, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Department. When Fosston Fire Department...
December 2, 2013 - 9:19am
November 19, 2013
Three businesses burglarized in Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. – Three businesses here were burglarized sometime late Sunday or early Monday. According to a release from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, the Fosston Dairy Queen, Cenex Store and Fosston Tri-Coop were burglarized. In all three burglaries, suspects made...
November 19, 2013 - 8:04am
November 15, 2013
Minor fire reported at Fosston, Minn., elevator
Minor damage was reported from a fire Friday morning at Fosston Tri-Co-op Elevator in Fosston, Minn. The fire was reported at about 8:45 a.m., after workers smelled smoke and then someone saw smoke coming from the elevator, according to a report from the Polk County Sheriff’s...
November 15, 2013 - 3:56pm
May 28, 2013
17-year-old girl hurt in one-vehicle crash near Fosston
A 17-year-old girl was injured in a one-vehicle crash Saturday evening near Fosston, Minn. According to a spokesman for the Polk County Sheriff’s Office in Crookston, the girl was alone in the vehicle when the crash happened about six miles northeast of Fosston, which is about...
May 28, 2013 - 8:24am
January 18, 2012
Brother pleads guilty to lesser role in Leisa Martin's death
BEMIDJI -- One of the two brothers charged with killing their sister in 1998 at their rural Bagley, Minn., home has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge, of assisting in the disposal of her remains. Todd Walter Martin, 36, of Fosston, Minn., pleaded guilty Jan. 5 in Clearwater County...
January 18, 2012 - 8:51am
August 26, 2011
Family gathers to welcome home fallen Lengby, Minn., soldier
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A small group of family members and sympathizers stood in silence as the flag-draped casket was lowered from the charter plane this morning at Bemidji Regional Airport. Sgt. Matthew Harmon, 29, had come home to be buried in his hometown of Lengby. The funeral will...
August 26, 2011 - 2:52pm
August 16, 2011
Fosston High graduate killed in Afghanistan leaves behind wife, three children
GRAND FORKS - U.S. Army Sgt. Matthew Harmon, a native of Lengby, Minn., survived two tours in Iraq, including a mortar attack that seriously...
August 16, 2011 - 8:56am
January 20, 2010
Driver killed, two passengers injured in accident near Fosston
FOSSTON -- A female driver is dead and a juvenile passenger seriously injured following a rollover this morning on Highway 2 east of Fosston, the Minnesota State Patrol said. Names have not been released. The vehicle was westbound when the driver lost control, overcorrected, and...
January 20, 2010 - 2:00pm
October 12, 2009
Driver killed in rollover near Fosston identified
The Polk County Sheriff's Office has identified the driver killed Saturday night in a single-vehicle rollover on Polk Coutny Road 1 near Fosston as Paul Allen Hemmingsen, 37, or rural Fosston. The sheriff's office responded at 11:21 p.m., along with the Minnesota State Patrol, First...
October 12, 2009 - 9:05am
July 1, 2009
Fosston man sentenced for string of fires set in Clearwater and Polk counties
BAGLEY - Nick Adam Schouviller was sentenced Tuesday, June 30, in Clearwater County District Court. Judge Paul E. Rasmussen committed Schouviller to 38 months in prison for the Clearwater County offenses. Restitution, more than a half million dollars for all the fires, has been...
July 1, 2009 - 5:34pm
Fosston rapper's song reveals small-town life
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - When Joe Hanson moved to Chicago after graduating from Fosston High School in 2001, he was surprised by how big-city folks were fascinated by small-town life. This month, he put his perspective on his hometown in a rap song titled "Straight Outta Fosston." It's...
June 1, 2009 - 12:51pm
May 7, 2009
One injured in Wednesday night crash in Solway
A 26-year-old Fosston man suffered minor injuries in a two-vehicle accident at about 9 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of U.S.
May 7, 2009 - 11:00am
April 30, 2009
Former Fosston resident's attorney tries to uncover past as murder trial nears
GRAND FORKS - A trial is still months, possibly years away for a man who grew up in Fosston, Minn., and is suspected of serial rape and murder...
April 30, 2009 - 8:42am