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

Potential pipeline route a concern to Coalition of Lake Associations

The primary concern with a pipeline through Otter Tail County is the impact it could have on the county’s more than 1,000 lakes if a ... Read more | Add your comment

Beatles tribute band comes together in Fergus

On Friday evening, the Fergus Falls community took a magical mystery tour to the 1960s, when Beatlemania ruled the world. The Beatles cover band Yesterday ... Read more | Add your comment

Midweek, Friends for a Progressive FF prehearing set for Monday

A prehearing on alleged election violations by Friends for a Progressive Fergus Falls and This Week’s Shopping News, a publication of the Midweek Inc., will ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion: Can drivers show electronic proof of insurance?

Question: I have a question regarding proof of auto insurance. I am attempting to go “paperless” and do all of my monthly bills online, including ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Voting rights high on new Secretary of State’s agenda  | Add your comment
  2. Opinion: Does anybody have a good road map?  | Add your comment
  3. Opinion: Pearson had glorious moment in 1990  | Add your comment
  4. Underwood business owner qualifies for veteran program  | Add your comment
  5. Documentary ‘Dinosaur13’ Jan. 30 at the Fergus Theatre  | Add your comment
  6. Concert by Pastiche at AC4TA on Feb. 5  | Add your comment
  7. LRAC Gallery announces opening of ‘Barbara Thill Anderson Exhibit’  | Add your comment
  8. LRAC Board meeting rescheduled to Jan. 27  | Add your comment
  9. Vigesaa joins Wells Fargo Advisors  | Add your comment
  10. Espeland named to ICBA Federal Delegate Board  | Add your comment
  11. Battle Lake Lions Club honors public service personnel  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Marcus Borg, liberal Jesus scholar born in FF, dies

Marcus Borg, born in Fergus Falls and one of the world’s leading Christian thinkers and writers, died Wednesday after a long illness. He was 72. ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. 2 men with explosives in car chase from Hillsboro  | Add your comment
  2. Partly-clothed man found dead in southern Minnesota  | Add your comment
  3. No signs of struggle in Apple Valley murder-suicide  | Add your comment
  4. Medical marijuana plea puts former Minn. man’s life on hold  | Add your comment



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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

Ilene Dickhoff, 79 of Pelican Rapids

Ilene Dickhoff, died Thursday, January 22, 2015 at the Pelican Valley Health Center. Ilene Marion Dickhoff was born on June 25, 1935 by Battle Lake, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Donald L. Funkhouser, 83, of Dalton  | Add your comment
  2. Dorothy A. Hanson, 85, a resident of Chula Vista, CA  | Add your comment
  3. Ruth Lindholm, 86, of Fergus Falls  | 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: Can drivers show electronic proof of insurance?

Question: I have a question regarding proof of auto insurance. I am attempting to go “paperless” ... 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

Midweek, Friends for a Progressive FF prehearing set for Monday

A prehearing on alleged election violations by Friends for a Progressive Fergus Falls and This Week’s Shopping News, a publication of the Midweek Inc., will ... Read more | Add your comment