Worth the wait

Worth the wait

Hordes of anxious shoppers lined up outside the Fergus Falls Target and inside the town’s Walmart Thursday as they counted down the minutes to 6 ... Read more | Add your comment

Editor's picks

Fire displaces three Wednesday: One treated for smoke inhalation; smoke and fire damage throughout

A Fergus Falls home was severely damaged in a fire Wednesday afternoon, displacing three people the day before Thanksgiving and sending one of them to ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. What’s Happening: Black Friday requires game plan  | Add your comment
  2. LRH names new President, VP: Hospital cites growth as reason  | Add your comment
  3. M State instructor scores big in 48 Hour Horror Film Project  | Add your comment

The Latest

Christmas history at Veterans Home

The Otter Tail County Historical Society will dish up a heaping helping of Christmas history on Monday, Dec. 1 at 2 p.m. at the Minnesota ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion: Diaries are an endangered species

Dear Diary, I used to write in you each night before going to bed. You were like a best friend forever except you’d never talk ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Roadway safety trumps no new taxes

What is really needed, more revenue or less theft? When the Interstate highway system was completed, we were promised it would take four cents per ... Read more | Add your comment

‘I See The Light’ features Wendy Erlandson, Linda Mellon and friends

“I See The Light!” is the name of Wendy Erlandson and Linda Mellon holiday show, which is dedicated to their long-time friend and drummer, John ... Read more | Add your comment

Parish Mission at St. Henry’s

St. Henry’s Catholic Church in Perham, 234 2nd Ave SW, Perham, invites you to the Parish Mission led by Fr. Anthony Oelrich. Fr Anthony is ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Doing the Most Good  | Add your comment
  2. Christmas Bazaar coming to Trinity  | Add your comment
  3. LRAC accepting grant applications  | Add your comment
  4. IGC: Keeping a Sweet Tradition Alive  | Add your comment
  5. IGC: Our family Lefsefest  | Add your comment
  6. A time for giving thanks, giving back  | Add your comment
  7. Our Opinion: Thanksgiving is about thanks and family, not consumerism  | Add your comment
  8. Opinion: Time to give thanks at the library  | Add your comment
  9. Opinion: Fergus Falls schools are thankful  | Add your comment
  10. Prepping for Black Friday  | Add your comment
  11. The season for giving: Food shelf gets influx of donations, patrons  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Jails in state overflowing with women inmates

When the current Douglas County Jail in Alexandria was first built in 2010, administrators never thought they would see 25 inmates at one time in ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Couple’s donation makes affordable project possible  | Add your comment
  2. Snow, cold in forecast for Thanksgiving  | Add your comment
  3. Duluth had cheapest gas on Thanksgiving eve  | Add your comment
  4. Low voter turnout  | Add your comment



AP Videos


Sports

Quality Toyota Sports Spotlight: Johnson: Optimistic Otter senior

Fergus Falls’ Rachel Johnson is very optimistic student-athlete. Whether swimming in the pool or driving the lane in basketball, Johnson is upbeat and positive. I ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Can the Gophers sweep game trophies?  | Add your comment
  2. Defense sparks 8th grade Otter girls to a win  | Add your comment
  3. Winter Sports Preview: Otters look to reload  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Fire displaces three Wednesday: One treated for smoke inhalation; smoke and fire damage throughout

A Fergus Falls home was severely damaged in a fire Wednesday afternoon, displacing three people the day before Thanksgiving and sending one of them to ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. FF man assaulted, robbed  | Add your comment
  2. Fires damage 3 homes;1 injured  | Add your comment
  3. Tragic accident not the end: Memories live on of Levi Roggenkamp, who provided life through organ donation  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Clara S. Mittag, 82, of Alexandria, Minnesota

Clara S. Mittag, died on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014, at the St. Cloud Hospital. A funeral service will be held on Monday, Dec. 1, at ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Myrtle Peterson, 97 of New York Mills  | Add your comment
  2. Maggie Austin, 71 of New York Mills  | Add your comment
  3. Coleen Marie Stinchfield, 57, a resident of Elizabeth  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: Thanksgiving is about thanks and family, not consumerism

Slowly, but surely, retailers have been encroaching on Thanksgiving. The irony is hardly subtle. The day in which we are supposed to be giving thanks ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Diaries are an endangered species

Dear Diary, I used to write in you each night before going to bed. You were ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Roadway safety trumps no new taxes

What is really needed, more revenue or less theft? When the Interstate highway system was completed, we were promised it would take four cents per ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Kirkbride fundraising underway: Group needs to hit $700,000 by Dec. 31

With Ray Willey’s project to redevelop the Regional Treatment Center on the verge of falling through, Friends of the Kirkbride stepped forward, offering to raise ... Read more | Add your comment

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