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Fergus Falls gets its own magazine: Distribution launches today

Something new is coming to the Fergus Falls area, in the form of a publication brought to you by the publishers of In Good Company ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Vendors to mark national week  | Add your comment
  2. West Central Initiative hires transportation lead  | Add your comment
  3. What’s Happening: Trolls, big hair, classic cars, the ’80s  | Add your comment

Featured Opinion

Opinion: Amor Park rekindles memories

Amor Park, on the north side of Otter Tail Lake, has been a popular swimming and picnic area for many decades. It was at Amor ... View

The Latest

Chicken recalled

Aspen Foods is recalling close to 2 million pounds of chicken products that may be contaminated with salmonella, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture ... Read more | Add your comment

2 charged for stealing TV set from apt. complex

A 21-year-old Prior Lake woman and a 32-year-old Andover man were charged Thursday for allegedly stealing a 55-inch television from a community room in a ... Read more | Add your comment

Pelican Rapids man charged for pointing gun at victim

ERHARD — A 30-year-old Pelican Rapids man was charged Thursday in his first appearance for allegedly pointing a gun and threatening a victim in an ... Read more | Add your comment

Woman charged for alleged drunk driving accident

OTTERTAIL — A 33-year-old Wadena woman was charged Wednesday for allegedly being intoxicated when she rolled a minivan and injured two passengers north of Ottertail ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Tickets available for Harmon Killebrew Day at Target Field  | Add your comment
  2. Our Opinion: Follow these safety tips with motorcycles  | Add your comment
  3. Letter to the Editor: Lions thank supporters  | Add your comment
  4. Opinion: Close encounters of the forest kind  | Add your comment
  5. Opinion: Summer reading program a success  | Add your comment
  6. National farm economy expert to speak in FF  | Add your comment
  7. A winning Trek at Hoot  | Add your comment
  8. Become an extension master gardener  | Add your comment
  9. Learn stand-up paddleboarding basics at Glendalough  | Add your comment
  10. Suspended doctor admits stealing prescription drugs  | Add your comment
  11. Biker rescued from ditch  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Mayor sues his city

INTERNATIONAL FALLS (FNS) — The International Falls mayor is seeking to join a lawsuit against the city he leads, saying it’s an attempt to uphold ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Minimum wage in Minn. rises Saturday  | Add your comment
  2. NDDOT seeks $1.4 million for fire losses  | Add your comment
  3. Dentist avoiding authorities: Lion killer in hiding  | Add your comment
  4. As Voting Rights Act anniversary nears, 5 honored for their efforts to pass it  | Add your comment



Sports

Bats worse than bite: FF 15U Vipers take two in first day of tourney

Their chance for to advance from last week’s district tournament may have come to an end, but the Fergus Falls 15U Vipers are coiled and ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. FF VFW advances to state tournament with sweep  | Add your comment
  2. FF youth soccer registration to continue through Aug. 12  | Add your comment
  3. A View From the Stands: Possible NHL expansion is interesting, but may hurt the game  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Chicken recalled

Aspen Foods is recalling close to 2 million pounds of chicken products that may be contaminated with salmonella, according to a U.S. Department of Agriculture ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. 2 charged for stealing TV set from apt. complex  | Add your comment
  2. Pelican Rapids man charged for pointing gun at victim  | Add your comment
  3. Woman charged for alleged drunk driving accident  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Russell Paju, 77, of New York Mills

Funeral services will be held for Russell Paju, 77, of New York Mills, at 11 a.m. on Aug. 3, at the Apostolic Lutheran Church, New ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ellen Koehler, 96, of Perham  | Add your comment
  2. Hector Martin Carrillo Avila, 44, of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment
  3. Beryl Hames, 91, of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: Follow these safety tips with motorcycles

Motorcycle fatalities are up across the state this year. Most recently a motorcyclist had to be rescued in Douglas county after he lost control of ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Close encounters of the forest kind

So sometimes things happen for a reason. Of course, the reason often isn’t necessarily something we’re ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Lions thank supporters

The Elizabeth Lions recently hosted Bingo at the West Otter Tail County Fair. All money raised from this is used to support Lions’ projects. Some ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

What to do about vacant properties?

City mulls registration The Fergus Falls City Council will consider implementing a registration program for vacant properties in town. At the Finance, Personnel and Development ... Read more | Add your comment