Rockets blast Knights

Rockets blast Knights

UNDERWOOD — The Underwood volleyball team started its season on a positive note as the Rockets swept the visiting West Central Area Knights 25-22, 25-14, ... Read more | Add your comment

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Interactive performance art featured downtown

For the past couple of weeks, a temporary interactive art gallery has been operating in downtown Fergus Falls, right across the street from the Viking ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man who lost home convicted of felony crimes  | Add your comment
  2. Offender released from county jail  | Add your comment
  3. Another Voice for Rural Minn. ;Local Director elected to Minnesota Chamber board  | Add your comment

Featured Opinion

Opinion: Soapbox derbies popular in 50s

Aug. 14, 1955, was a fun day 60 years ago in Fergus Falls. That was the date of the Jaycees-sponsored Cubmobile Derby, coordinated with the ... View

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Woodpicks Band to play at Threshermen’s

DALTON — Minnesota’s own Woodpicks Band will perform at the Lake Region Pioneer Threshermen’s show in Dalton on Sept. 12. The five-person band is from ... Read more | Add your comment

Minn. Safety Council: Go for “Two in a Row”

In 2014, there were no traffic deaths on Minnesota roads during the Labor Day weekend. The Minnesota Safety Council is urging Minnesotans to make it ... Read more | Add your comment

Driver injured in Pelican Rapids Motorcyle crash

PELICAN RAPIDS — James Bergeson of Barnesville was taken to the Detroit Lakes hospital Saturday afternoon by Pelican Ambulance after driving off the road north ... Read more | Add your comment

Man arrested for felony drug possession

VERGAS — A Vergas man has been arrested for drug possession, the according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Gage Davis Barnes, age 25, ... Read more | Add your comment

Car stolen from shed

RICHVILLE  —  A black 2008 Pontiac Torrent worth $10,000 has been reported stolen after a break-in occurred at a shed located on County Highway 32 ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Storage units broken into near Battle Lake  | Add your comment
  2. Car dolly stolen  | Add your comment
  3. Man arrested for felony assault  | Add your comment
  4. Woman allegedly assaulted by burglar  | Add your comment
  5. Man charged with murder after child off life support  | Add your comment
  6. M State officer named to top 10 list  | Add your comment
  7. Woman accused of theft after fatal crash denied closed court proceedings  | Add your comment
  8. Local crops, global view  | Add your comment
  9. Longtime Service Food employee checks out  | Add your comment
  10. Harmon Killebrew Day features buses, ballgame  | Add your comment
  11. Presidential candidates address delegates at DNC meetings  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Something on a stick? It’s state fair time

FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. — Something does not add up here: Math on a stick at the Minnesota State Fair? Fried candy bars on a stick? ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Democratic presidential hopefuls go big today in Twin Cities  | Add your comment
  2. DNR will add fisheries staff and hatchery facility at Mille Lacs  | Add your comment
  3. For kids without animals, 4-H has an answer: Lease one  | Add your comment
  4. Bone fragments found on farm near Wadena  | Add your comment



Sports

Rockets blast Knights

Rockets blast Knights

UNDERWOOD — The Underwood volleyball team started its season on a positive note as the Rockets swept the visiting West Central Area Knights 25-22, 25-14, ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Nuggets sweep Otter volleyball in opener  | Add your comment
  2. Comets fall to Owls in opener  | Add your comment
  3. Battlers down Warriors  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Minn. Safety Council: Go for “Two in a Row”

In 2014, there were no traffic deaths on Minnesota roads during the Labor Day weekend. The Minnesota Safety Council is urging Minnesotans to make it ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man who lost home convicted of felony crimes  | Add your comment
  2. Offender released from county jail  | Add your comment
  3. Driver injured in Pelican Rapids Motorcyle crash  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Irene M. Umlauf

Irene M. Umaluf, 105, a resident of Fergus Falls, died Sept. 1, 2015, at the Broen Home. Arrangements are pending with Olson Funeral Home, Fergus ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Maurice S. Hogren 1935 — 2015  | Add your comment
  2. James Endreson  | Add your comment
  3. Lorraine Biittner  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Opinion: Candidates are running to the edge

GOP’ers Authentic, but not competent It’s a race to the outside. Avoid the middle like the plague. The goal is to not be one with ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Roadway tax is necessary

Deteriorating roads need help Tom Hintgen: Looking Back The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners has ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Help at E & G Noyes Park greatly appreciated

I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who helped create E & G Noyes Park, located adjacent to Broadway Park across from ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Local DWI, DUI patrols set to increase: Drug impaired driving a focus for law enforcement

Otter Tail County will see an increase in DWI patrols until Labor Day starting Friday for the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over initiative from ... Read more | Add your comment