Underwood woman wins trip to Hawaii

Underwood woman wins trip to Hawaii

After drawing the winning name of the winner of a trip to Maui, Hawaii, Lake Region Healthcare CEO Larry Schulz gradually narrowed down the list ... Read more | Add your comment

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Employee has arm ripped off: 38-year-old airlifted to Twin Cities

A 38-year-old employee at Northern Contours in Fergus Falls had his right arm ripped from his body around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The arm got entangled ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Dayton declares bird-flu emergency: 2 turkey farms in Otter Tail County hit  | Add your comment
  2. Manufacturing tour kicks off weekend  | Add your comment
  3. Northern Contours employee has arm ripped off in accident  | Add your comment

Featured Opinion

Our Opinion: Be alert with walkers, bikers

With warmer weather slowly inching its way back into the area, we ask motorists to be aware of pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists who may be ... View

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Shoplifter caught after chase

A 31-year-old Fergus Falls man reportedly drove away from police and Fleet Farm security guards after stealing an electronic adaptor at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday, according ... Read more | Add your comment

GNC employee stole more than $800 over 2-week period

A 21-year-old man reportedly stole $837 in cash from April 2 to April 18 while working at GNC in the Fergus Falls WestRidge Mall, according ... Read more | Add your comment

Hunting cabin break-in south of Dalton

A hunting shack on 595th Avenue south of Dalton was reportedly broken into and a 48 inch plasma TV was stolen, according to the Otter ... Read more | Add your comment

Spitzer Lake home broken into south of Battle Lake

A home south of Battle Lake on Spitzer Lake reportedly had the back door broken in and had $250 in items stolen, according to the ... Read more | Add your comment

FF grad, NDSU lineman talks about staying off buffet line

North Dakota State University offensive lineman Adam Schueller weighed in at 317 pounds before his final game as a Bison in January. Thursday morning, the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Our Opinion: Be alert with walkers, bikers  | Add your comment
  2. Letter to the Editor: Dayton needs to explain his proposed gas taxDayton needs to explain his proposed gas tax  | Add your comment
  3. Opinion: Hemp is nothing like marijuana  | Add your comment
  4. Opinion: Library programs offer services to youth  | Add your comment
  5. Advisor achieves Circle of Success recognition  | Add your comment
  6. Opinion: Investing: How to get started  | Add your comment
  7. Defensive handgun course held in FF  | Add your comment
  8. Pelican Rapids looking for donations for Old Fashioned Bingo  | Add your comment
  9. Otter Tail County has 2 avian flu cases  | Add your comment
  10. Program looking to get all ages to save ducks  | Add your comment
  11. Local man wants to raise awareness for Lake Alice  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Dayton declares bird-flu emergency: 2 turkey farms in Otter Tail County hit

Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday declared a peacetime emergency to deal with the growing avian influenza attacking turkey flocks across dozens of farms. At least ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Teen must pay $161,000 in restitution for 2 forest fires  | Add your comment
  2. Job prospects for teens looking up for summer  | Add your comment
  3. Wadena teacher charged with sexual assault  | Add your comment
  4. Legislature considers smörgåsbord, from sprinklers to broadband  | Add your comment



Sports

A ‘new voice’ not always a good thing

Turning on the television Wednesday, I noticed that the Oklahoma City Thunder relieved head coach Scott Brooks of his duties. After seven seasons, a 338-207 ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Viking girls golf takes third at Hawley Meet  | Add your comment
  2. Fergus Falls track competes at Brainerd  | Add your comment
  3. Arrows take down Wolverines  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Employee has arm ripped off: 38-year-old airlifted to Twin Cities

A 38-year-old employee at Northern Contours in Fergus Falls had his right arm ripped from his body around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The arm got entangled ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Dayton declares bird-flu emergency: 2 turkey farms in Otter Tail County hit  | Add your comment
  2. Shoplifter caught after chase  | Add your comment
  3. GNC employee stole more than $800 over 2-week period  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Dr. Dennis Tuel, Sr., 79

Beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Dr. Dennis Tuel, Sr., 79, passed away on April 22, 2015, at home surrounded by his devoted wife and ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. William Wallace Stone, 93, of Henning  | Add your comment
  2. Michael Froslee, 79, of Vining  | Add your comment
  3. Lucille Lindblom, 87, of Fergus Falls  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: Be alert with walkers, bikers

With warmer weather slowly inching its way back into the area, we ask motorists to be aware of pedestrians, bicyclists and motorcyclists who may be ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Hemp is nothing like marijuana

This is a recent headline: “Minnesota senator worries hemp would lead to legal marijuana.” I have ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Dayton needs to explain his proposed gas taxDayton needs to explain his proposed gas tax

Gov. Dayton wants to take the State’s project budget surplus for new spending projects. At the same time, he proposed a new gas tax scheme ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Otter Tail County has 2 avian flu cases

Otter Tail County is 1 of 15 Minnesota counties to have flocks infected with the avian flu, as two county bird farms recently lost flocks ... Read more | Add your comment