Fergus Falls — 4th in Midwest for small business

Fergus Falls — 4th in Midwest for small business

Website ranks town among top 10 Entrepreneurial efforts in the Fergus Falls area have continued to pop up in recent months, and already well-established local ... Read more | Add your comment

Editor's picks

Sandpiper Pipeline coming to Otter Tail? Route through county among 3 deemed viable

PERHAM — An alternative Sandpiper Pipeline route that would pass through the northeast quadrant of Otter Tail County is becoming much more of a possibility ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. What’s happening: Calling all brides  | Add your comment
  2. Semi backs into State Patrol car  | Add your comment
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The Latest

Otter Tail County has Government Services Center commissioned

Reduced energy usage saves county $70,000 per year Otter Tail County recently completed a commissioning project in the Government Services Center in Fergus Falls to ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Blood drive saves lives

The Red Cross Blood Drive was in Fergus Falls on January 14, 15 and 16. The Blood Drive coordinators truly appreciate the donors who came ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion: The life of a daredevil in the kitchen

With most things in life, I prefer the calm, safe (boring) approach. I am not a thrill-seeker. I do not endeavor to live on the ... Read more | Add your comment

What do low oil prices mean for investors?

As you’ve no doubt noticed, your trips to the gas station have been a lot more pleasant these past several months. There’s not much doubt ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. On to Hollywood: Wendell native advances on American Idol  | Add your comment
  2. 1990 Otters basketball team to be honored  | Add your comment
  3. Twins talk 2015, hospice: Caravan stops in Fergus Falls  | Add your comment
  4. Dayton, lawmakers, special interests eye the budget  | Add your comment
  5. Police: Teen tried to burn house down  | Add your comment
  6. Trailer stolen from Egge Construction in Pelican Rapids  | Add your comment
  7. CORRECTIONS  | Add your comment
  8. ‘Out of Our Father’s House’ auditions starts Saturday  | Add your comment
  9. Fergus Falls, ‘really, really special community’  | Add your comment
  10. Trinity’s hot breakfast rescheduled, Jan. 24  | Add your comment
  11. Authors of Farm Girls coming to Underwood  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Rosemount man charged in rental scam

ROSEMOUNT, Minn. — A Rosemount man who claimed he was looking for a roommate on Craigslist appears to have only been looking for cash. The ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Man could face attempted murder charge in Moorhead  | Add your comment
  2. Iron Range man dies when his semi crashes  | Add your comment
  3. Pedestrian, 32, dies on road near Bemidji  | Add your comment
  4. Judge dismisses one count in medical cannabis case  | Add your comment



AP Videos


Sports

Vikings swept in triangular

BERTHA — The Pelican Rapids wrestling team traveled Thursday for a triangular against Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale and Staples-Motley. In their first match, the Vikings were edged by ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Knight wrestlers scold Silverstreaks  | Add your comment
  2. Warriors tread past Otters  | Add your comment
  3. Falcons shipwreck Vikings 69-53  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Semi backs into State Patrol car

A semi with an attached trailer backed into a parked State Patrol car near Fergus Falls Thursday morning. The accident happened on Hwy 210 between ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Semi backs into State Patrol car  | Add your comment
  2. Police: Teen tried to burn house down  | Add your comment
  3. Trailer stolen from Egge Construction in Pelican Rapids  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Michele Renee Baumler, 52, of Payette, Idaho

Michele Baumler, left to be in her forever home, Jan. 19, 2015. She was surrounded by family and friends; the peace that she found comforts ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Laurel D. Anderson, 67, a resident of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment
  2. Kim Johnson, 38, of rural Underwood  | Add your comment
  3. Ilene Dickhoff, 79, of Pelican Rapids  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: NFL needs to alter playoff officiating

Mike Pereira, the former head of NFL officiating who now analyzes controversial calls for Fox Sports, is right. The present system has officiating crews working ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: The life of a daredevil in the kitchen

With most things in life, I prefer the calm, safe (boring) approach. I am not a ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Blood drive saves lives

The Red Cross Blood Drive was in Fergus Falls on January 14, 15 and 16. The Blood Drive coordinators truly appreciate the donors who came ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Kirkbride progress delayed again: Fundraising total at $300K; developer hopeful they will reach $700K

Like many previous deadlines for development on the former Regional Treatment Center, the Dec. 31 deadline to complete fundraising efforts and a developers agreement for ... Read more | Add your comment

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