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Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee donates 36k to DL Boys & Girls Club
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Alton O. Haugen
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Otter Tail County
August 31, 2017
Few answers for Grand Forks man's death in Otter Tail County lake
GRAND FORKS — An autopsy is pending for a Grand Forks man who drowned last weekend in a popular Minnesota lake, but a deputy with the local...
August 31, 2017 - 9:04pm
August 29, 2017
Jet skier missing on West Battle Lake
At approximately 6 p.m. on August 26, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office responded to a missing persons report on West Battle Lake. It was reported that Peter Akinboro, 39, had taken a jet-ski out on West Battle Lake and, when a family member later discovered the jet-ski drifting,...
August 29, 2017 - 3:36pm
August 22, 2017
McFeely: Casino opponents get a victory, for now
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Opponents of a proposed casino project on Minnesota's Star Lake won an important victory Tuesday, Aug. 22, but whether...
August 22, 2017 - 9:15pm
July 27, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County
Zebra mussels have been found in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR said in...
July 27, 2017 - 6:05pm
July 24, 2017
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners earlier this month voted to delay its next decision on a proposed casino/hotel/resort complex on...
July 24, 2017 - 5:02pm
May 13, 2017
Teen hurt in rollover crash near Staples
A Fergus Falls teen was hurt in a one-car rollover Saturday morning near Staples. Kayla Ruby Rastedt, 18, of Fergus Falls suffered non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to the Staples hospital. According to the State Patrol, she was driving a 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis eastbound...
May 13, 2017 - 7:05pm
One hurt when motorcycles collide near Underwood
An Elizabeth man was injured when his motorcycle rear-ended another motorcycle Saturday afternoon on Otter Tail County Road 35 north of Underwood. Thomas David Miranowski, 66, of Breckenridge, was northbound on a 2007 Yamaha. He was slowing to fix a mechanical problem when he was...
May 13, 2017 - 6:54pm
UPDATE: Authorities investigate deadly crash in Otter Tail County
Otter Tail County, Minn. (WDAY/WDAZ-TV)--Authorities in Otter Tail County are investigating a deadly crash. It happened around 6 Thursday morning...
April 13, 2017 - 3:53pm
March 20, 2017
Women who died within days of each other were related
FARGO—Family and friends have gathered here and in Minnesota's Otter Tail County to deal with the sudden, untimely deaths of two women...
March 20, 2017 - 10:17am
March 14, 2017
Homeowner charged with arson after fire destroys Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — Fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 14, 2017 - 8:26am
February 13, 2017
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea--don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
You'd never realize from that Detroit Lakes Tribune's promotional piece about the Star Lake Casino that the South Arm of Star Lake is a big slough. A swamp. A wetland. A marsh. Sorry, all you developers who were meant to get all excited, there's no magic wand that will turn mud bottoms...
February 13, 2017 - 9:23am
February 8, 2017
Opponents say Star Lake Casino is far from a done deal
Opponents of the Star Lake Casino say the White Earth Nation project is still along ways from being built. It faces environmental obstacles,...
February 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 6, 2017
Both drivers die in head-on collision near Deer Creek Sunday; 2-year-old boy survives
The drivers of both vehicles were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon near Deer Creek in Otter Tail County. The names were not released pending notification of relatives. According to the State Patrol, a 2001 Chevy Tracker, driven by a 63-year-old Parkers Prairie woman,...
February 6, 2017 - 11:51am
February 2, 2017
Build it and they will come...probably: Casino could lead to housing boom in Star Lake area
The new White Earth-owned Star Lake Casino near Dent could be the catalyst for developing the Star Lake, Dead Lake and Mud Lake area in Otter...
February 2, 2017 - 2:22pm
February 1, 2017
Letter: White Earth should shoot down plans for Star Lake Casino
Shooting Star Corporation has plans to build a new casino, which will be the third one for the White Earth Nation, at remote Star Lake in Otter Tail County. It's a bad idea. Here's why: First of all, it's an environmental disaster. It would replace a beautiful, wild, untouched area...
February 1, 2017 - 2:00pm