Taking shape: New Apartments scheduled for completion by October

Taking shape: New Apartments scheduled for completion by October

The interior of the first building of an apartment complex going up off of Lincoln Avenue near Target is just bare bones right now, but ... Read more | Add your comment

Featured News

Historic resort marks 100 years

DENT — The Leonard Family, owners of East Silent Lake Resort, will celebrate the resort’s centennial this summer. They’ll be taking time to celebrate the ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned  | Add your comment
  2. Blondeau arts fest showcases talent: Event Thursday at Kennedy Secondary  | Add your comment
  3. Lake Alice 100 a ‘force for good’  | Add your comment

Featured Opinion

Opinion: Mad Max back with a bang

“Mad Max: Fury Road” is everything I love about seeing movies wrapped into one fantastic package. From the action to the character arcs to the ... View

The Latest

Deer Creek woman hurt in rollover car crash

A 54-year-old Deer Creek woman drove off County Highway 106 traveling south and rolled in Deer Creek around 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, according to the Minnesota ... Read more | Add your comment

Battle Lake ATV accident results in injury and arrest

Two Barnesville relatives were involved in an ATV accident around 7 p.m. Thursday on 305th Street in Battle Lake that injured the passenger, according to ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Give Emily’s Law another chance

In 2006, Emily Johnson was killed by a 13-year-old boy. She was only 2-years-old. Family and friends of Emily came together in support of a ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Thank-you for supporting Walk MS

Look at the difference you make. Thank-you Fergus Falls and surrounding communities. What you do through Walk MS matters. I want to personally thank all ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Opinion: Mad Max back with a bang  | Add your comment
  2. Opinion: Those nefarious 3-way stop signs  | Add your comment
  3. Red Cross urges summer blood and platelet donations  | Add your comment
  4. Mount Pleasant Cemetery tour set for May 29  | Add your comment
  5. Annual White Cane Day this weekend  | Add your comment
  6. Watch out for ticks this weekend  | Add your comment
  7. Trinity’s graduates recognized  | Add your comment
  8. ‘Mountain Men’ annual Memorial Day dinner  | Add your comment
  9. Travel tips for a safe and successful road trip  | Add your comment
  10. Children tour city and county services  | Add your comment
  11. Police warn businesses about counterfeit bills  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned

OTTERTAIL — Investigators still haven’t determined what caused an April 14 collapse of the roof over the waterpark and spa at Thumper Pond Lodge, but ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Research: Minnesota’s the best place for women  | Add your comment
  2. Dayton, GOP fight over education funding  | Add your comment
  3. St. Paul just shy of 300,000 residents, Census Bureau reports  | Add your comment
  4. State legislature heads to overtime  | Add your comment



Sports

Otters send doubles team to state: Anderson/Schneeberger runner-up at sections

PARK RAPIDS — The Fergus Falls boys tennis team saw great performances at the Section 8A individual tournament Wednesday as the doubles team of Brady ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. A view from the stands: The curse is broken  | Add your comment
  2. B-E clips HLA in conference play  | Add your comment
  3. WCA’s Bruns, Pfingsten advance to sections  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned

OTTERTAIL — Investigators still haven’t determined what caused an April 14 collapse of the roof over the waterpark and spa at Thumper Pond Lodge, but ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Deer Creek woman hurt in rollover car crash  | Add your comment
  2. Battle Lake ATV accident results in injury and arrest  | Add your comment
  3. Travel tips for a safe and successful road trip  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Rev. Kenneth Brenny, 1929 – 2015

The Rev. Kenneth Charles Brenny was born on November 27, 1929, in Holdingford. He was the son of Charles and Agnes (Katzmarek) Brenny. Father Brenny ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Ethel Kaasa, 1923 – 2015  | Add your comment
  2. Mary Lundeen, 1930 – 2015  | Add your comment
  3. Brian Wendling, 1955 – 2015  | Add your comment

AP Videos



Enter your ZIP code below to see local listings.

Editorials

Guest Opinion: College funding worth the costs

Within five years, 74 percent of all jobs in Minnesota will require some postsecondary education. The good news for Northwestern Minnesota is that we have ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Mad Max back with a bang

“Mad Max: Fury Road” is everything I love about seeing movies wrapped into one fantastic package. ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Give Emily’s Law another chance

In 2006, Emily Johnson was killed by a 13-year-old boy. She was only 2-years-old. Family and friends of Emily came together in support of a ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Lake Alice 100 a ‘force for good’

Due to popular demand, the Lake Alice 100 bicycle ride will be back in 2015 with the tagline “A Rolling Force for Good in Fergus ... Read more | Add your comment