Occupational therapist helping seniors live at home

Occupational therapist helping seniors live at home

For seniors or people who have suffered an injury that limits their mobility, living at home can be a challenge. After working as an occupational ... Read more | Add your comment

Editor's picks

Firearm permits down from 2013 high: Numbers still above previous years

The number of people applying for or renewing firearm permits in Otter Tail County declined sharply in 2014 after a spike the year before, echoing ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Temps could make for fine weekend  | Add your comment
  2. DFL says surplus may throw cold water on gas tax  | Add your comment
  3. Unused prescriptions find a home: Program removed 622 pounds of drugs in 2014  | Add your comment

The Latest

3 go to hospital after crash

A driver traveling south on Union Avenue in Fergus Falls hit a car turning left onto the road from Cedar Avenue Thursday afternoon. Two adults ... Read more | Add your comment

Fire causes damage to barn near Clitherall

A barn roof caught on fire outside of Clitherall Thursday when a farmer was burning brush and the wind changed directions. The Vining and Battle ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion: FF football goes flat

It sure will be nice to have a flat football field. Oh, and a flat soccer field, too. Ever notice in high school football — ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Cancer awareness appreciated

Thank you, Daily Journal, for communicating Eric Simonsen’s story in the excellent article written by Zach Stich in the Feb. 6 edition, titled “Support on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Letter to the Editor: Biking not just for the Twin Cities  | Add your comment
  2. Opinion: Five rules for growing apple trees  | Add your comment
  3. Opinion: Library readers pick favorite books  | Add your comment
  4. Opinion: You’ve saved your money; ensure you have it when you need it  | Add your comment
  5. Local resident wins free fuel from Cenex  | Add your comment
  6. Battling to the finish: Battlers survive late West Central surge to advance to section finals  | Add your comment
  7. Author to share lessons from family tragedy  | Add your comment
  8. Fergus Falls Festival of Quilts returning to town  | Add your comment
  9. FF native to present soprano recital at Luther College  | Add your comment
  10. OLV to host annual spring gala fundraiser  | Add your comment
  11. Opinion: March brings myriad events to AC4TA  | Add your comment

State & Regional

DFL says surplus may throw cold water on gas tax

News that the state’s projected budget surplus has expanded to nearly $1.9 billion has taken some of the urgency out of Gov. Mark Dayton’s argument ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Nuclear plant unit shut down; operators investigate fire alarm  | Add your comment
  2. Transportation brings together Bakk, Dayton  | Add your comment
  3. Tearful father supports poison control funds  | Add your comment
  4. Man found dead from gunshot wound  | Add your comment



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Sports

Winner takes all in third matchup

Trip to state tourney on the line as Hillcrest, Battle Lake face off Beating a team three times in a season is never an easy ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Otter senior lineman commits to Spartans  | Add your comment
  2. Hillcrest falls to Eagles in section opener  | Add your comment
  3. Battling to the finish: Battlers survive late West Central surge to advance to section finals  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Firearm permits down from 2013 high: Numbers still above previous years

The number of people applying for or renewing firearm permits in Otter Tail County declined sharply in 2014 after a spike the year before, echoing ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. 3 go to hospital after crash  | Add your comment
  2. Fire causes damage to barn near Clitherall  | Add your comment
  3. Unused prescriptions find a home: Program removed 622 pounds of drugs in 2014  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Lois L. Folger, 87, a resident of Fergus Falls

Lois L. Folger, died Thursday, March 5, 2015, at Broen Home in Fergus Falls. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 8, with a 4:30 ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Violet “Vi” Scott, 94  | Add your comment
  2. Ronnie Weldon Whitlock Sr., 71, of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment
  3. Laura Hoff, 82 of rural Underwood  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: FF football goes flat

It sure will be nice to have a flat football field. Oh, and a flat soccer field, too. Ever notice in high school football — ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Five rules for growing apple trees

Spring is coming. You can tell because the seed catalogs are arriving. Every year about this ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Cancer awareness appreciated

Thank you, Daily Journal, for communicating Eric Simonsen’s story in the excellent article written by Zach Stich in the Feb. 6 edition, titled “Support on ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Unused prescriptions find a home: Program removed 622 pounds of drugs in 2014

A new program in the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office collects and destroys unwanted prescription drugs from anybody in the county, and its organizers say ... Read more | Add your comment