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Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Goodbye, phosphorus--Rice Lake project moving forward
Hot jobs in Becker County: Majority of jobs only requiring two-year degrees
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
Congratulations Laker Gymnastics
Lamoureuxs ready for one more shot at gold
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
November 9, 2014
Snow Forecast Through Monday Night
Snow is expected to move into the area tonight, and will continue through most of Monday. The highest snow accumulations will be along and south...
November 9, 2014 - 7:30pm
November 8, 2014
Winter Storm Sunday Afternoon through Monday Night
**Winter Storm Warnings in effect for areas around the Twin Cities; beginning Sunday Night through Tuesday Morning.** **Winter Storm Watches...
November 8, 2014 - 11:18pm
Winter Storm To Affect The Northern Plains
Winter Storm Watches have been posted for parts of South Dakota and Minnesota from Sunday afternoon through Monday evening. Some locations may...
November 8, 2014 - 3:56pm
June 19, 2014
Tornado rips through S.D. town
WESSINGTON SPRINGS, S.D. -- Kim Christensen was driving his four-wheeler through Wessington Springs on Wednesday night, because he didn’t want...
June 19, 2014 - 8:01am
December 2, 2013
Serial killer serving life sentence dies in South Dakota
A serial killer died on Sunday after serving less than three years of a life sentence for strangling seven women, according to South Dakota prison officials. Walter Ellis, 53, died at a Sioux Falls hospital, apparently of natural causes, but an autopsy is being conducted as part of...
December 2, 2013 - 11:00am
October 10, 2013
Teen who received gun as graduation gift pleads guilty in shooting
ALEXANDRIA, S.D. - A Plankinton teen pleaded guilty Tuesday to one count of aggravated assault for shooting another teenager with a pistol he had been given as a high school graduation present. Logan Evans, 18, entered his plea during circuit court at the Hanson County Courthouse. In...
October 10, 2013 - 8:36am
June 13, 2013
Mitchell man pays fine for illegally hunting mountain lion
RAPID CITY, S.D.
June 13, 2013 - 8:28am
April 4, 2013
Three hunters charged in South Dakota lion killing
MITCHELL, S.D. -- Two area men are among three hunters charged with illegally using dogs to tree and kill a mountain lion Feb. 1 in Pennington County. The female lion had two kittens, one of which later died. The other is now in a zoo. The lion was shot about three miles south of...
April 4, 2013 - 8:43am
December 31, 2009
South Dakota wind officials want high national renewable electricity standard
December 31, 2009 - 7:00am
November 2, 2009
Big Stone II project killed as 4 remaining participants fail to find partner
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - After almost five years of planning and permitting efforts, the participating utilities in the proposed Big Stone II Project announced today that they will end their quest to build the project's large coal-fired power plant and associated transmission facilities. The...
November 2, 2009 - 6:17pm
MeritCare, Sanford Health set to combine Monday
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.
November 2, 2009 - 6:33am
September 12, 2009
Big Stone II announces participant changes
FARGO -- The participating utilities announced today the withdrawal of Otter Tail Power Company from the Big Stone II Project, a planned 500-to-600-megawatt coal-fired power plant located near Milbank, South Dakota, and its associated transmission.
September 12, 2009 - 4:39pm
July 17, 2009
'Merger of equals' goes ahead
FARGO - MeritCare and Sanford Health announced Thursday their intention to merge and disclosed that the joint organization would be incorporated...
July 17, 2009 - 9:04am
April 15, 2009
South Dakota to announce Summit League acceptance today
The University of South Dakota is joining the Summit League. The school is holding a press conference today in Vermillion to announce its athletic programs will join the 10-school Summit League beginning in 2011. South Dakota has been UND's main rival in recent years, as both are...
April 15, 2009 - 1:09pm
January 31, 2009
Experts disagree on Missouri River barge resurgence lying ahead
MITCHELL, S.D. - Two river experts disagree on whether the recent let-up of a dry cycle will lead to an upswing in barge traffic along the lower Missouri River. There could be a lot riding on who's right, because a resurgence of the downstream barge industry might hurt efforts to...
January 31, 2009 - 12:00am