A home for Christmas: Humane Society looking for families to adopt cats

A home for Christmas: Humane Society looking for families to adopt cats

While Christmas is the time for giving, the Otter Tail County Humane Society says pets shouldn’t be surprise gifts. “We encourage them to be adopted ... Read more | Add your comment

Editor's picks

Burris sentenced to 12 years, 6 months in prison

Michael Alan Burris, who pleaded guilty in October to second-degree involuntary murder in the 2012 shooting of his nephew, Scott Burris, was sentenced Friday afternoon ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Tree of Hope brings Christmas to the needy  | Add your comment
  2. All aboard! Santa is coming to town  | Add your comment
  3. Send a veteran a card this season  | Add your comment

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Burris gets 12 years for murder: Victim’s mom provides statement

Michael Alan Burris, who pleaded guilty in October to second-degree involuntary murder in the 2012 shooting of his nephew, Scott Burris, was sentenced Friday afternoon ... Read more | Add your comment

State laws potentially violated during FF campaign

A Minnesota administrative law judge has ruled that Friends for a Progressive Fergus Falls, represented by Laurie Mullen, and This Week’s Shopping News may both ... Read more | Add your comment

Schierers open Union Pizza and Brewing in former Domino’s

Homemade pizza and beer are two items not available for purchase in Fergus Falls. That’s going to change in just a couple months. The Union ... Read more | Add your comment

New garden shop opens downtown

Lincoln Avenue in Fergus Falls has a new addition to its myriad businesses — a garden shop. Lakes Area Homestead Gardening opened for business on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Opinion: Who has authority in crashes with trains  | Add your comment
  2. Our Opinion: Share with the less fortunate  | Add your comment
  3. Letter to the Editor: Community’s help after tree theft was overwhelming  | Add your comment
  4. Baking with daughter reveals much more  | Add your comment
  5. Opinion: Baseball card pioneer remembered  | Add your comment
  6. OTTER TAIL COUNTY MARRIAGES – NOVEMBER  | Add your comment
  7. OTTER TAIL COUNTY DIVORCES – NOVEMBER  | Add your comment
  8. A gingerbread man hunt  | Add your comment
  9. PioneerCare staff honored for service  | Add your comment
  10. 1222.Week in Photos  | Add your comment
  11. Christmas worship schedule  | Add your comment

State & Regional

As oil prices drop, MN firms supplying Bakken upbeat

To get oil out of the ground through the long North Dakota winter, you need a lot of heat to keep valves and fracking fluid ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Wolves regain federal protection  | Add your comment
  2. 38-year-old admits to shooting man  | Add your comment
  3. Snow days may be thing of past eventually in this southwest Minnesota school  | Add your comment
  4. Fund started to repair bison sculpture  | Add your comment



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Sports

Underwood boys fall to Pirates

WAHPETON — The Underwood boys basketball team struggled as their leading scorer and key varsity players were sidelined in a 56-30 loss to Hankinson at ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Prowlers blank Otters  | Add your comment
  2. Shorthanded Fergus boys fall to Tech 64-61  | Add your comment
  3. Fergus swimmers fall to Sartell 103-71  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Burris gets 12 years for murder: Victim’s mom provides statement

Michael Alan Burris, who pleaded guilty in October to second-degree involuntary murder in the 2012 shooting of his nephew, Scott Burris, was sentenced Friday afternoon ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Opinion: Who has authority in crashes with trains  | Add your comment
  2. Burris sentenced to 12 years, 6 months in prison  | Add your comment
  3. Snowplow hits power pole in Dalton  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Lois M. Gulleckson, 91, Fergus Falls

Lois Gulleckson, died Friday, December 19, 2014 at the Minnesota Veteran’s Home in Fergus Falls. Lois was born on July 5, 1923 in Pelican Rapids, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Raymond Dornbusch, 85, Perham  | Add your comment
  2. Vicki Pollard, 71, of Ottertail  | Add your comment
  3. Leasa Larson, 55, a resident of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: Share with the less fortunate

Between the low gas prices, essentially full employment, and the decision by the Federal Reserve not to increase historically low interest rates, it seems all ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Who has authority in crashes with trains

Question: If there is a serious injury or fatal crash involving a train, who has primary ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Community’s help after tree theft was overwhelming

I just want to say that this community is an amazing place that I am humbled to be a part of. A place where men ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Burris gets 12 years for murder: Victim’s mom provides statement

Michael Alan Burris, who pleaded guilty in October to second-degree involuntary murder in the 2012 shooting of his nephew, Scott Burris, was sentenced Friday afternoon ... Read more | Add your comment

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