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Council approves voluntary inspection program: Landlords who don’t opt-in would face fees

An opt-in inspection program for rental units in Fergus Falls was approved by the City Council at its meeting Monday evening. The inspection program is ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Outline set for Sandpiper process: Enbridge hopes to build in 2016 and move oil by 2017  | Add your comment
  2. Fergus Falls recognized for beauty: Website ranks it No. 8 in state of Minnesota  | Add your comment
  3. Noyes Park to get its wings:  | Add your comment

Featured Opinion

Opinion: Amor Park rekindles memories

Amor Park, on the north side of Otter Tail Lake, has been a popular swimming and picnic area for many decades. It was at Amor ... View

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Mayor: Mothballing Kirkbride the best short-term option

With the deadline to use state grant funds on the Kirkbride Building readily approaching, the best option for the city is to spend those funds ... Read more | Add your comment

Alexandria motorcyclist dies in crash near Monticello

MONTICELLO — A 59-year-old Alexandria motorcyclist died in Robbinsdale’s North Memorial Hospital Monday after being hospitalized after a rear-end crash Sunday afternoon near Monticello on ... Read more | Add your comment

Man dies from drowning on Wymer Lake

FRAZEE — A 60-year-old Frazee man died Monday evening at Essentia Health St. Mary’s hospital in Detroit Lakes after reportedly jumping off a boat on ... Read more | Add your comment

State Patrol: Driver goes through construction zone, injures 3

ELIZABETH — A 26-year-old Grand Forks man driving with two Grand Forks passengers driving in a construction zone on I-94 west of Elizabeth near County ... Read more | Add your comment

Woman allegedly flees accident

FERGUS FALLS — A 26-year-old Fergus Falls woman reportedly knocked a victim to the ground with her car causing injuries after an argument Sunday evening, ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Two boats collide on Star Lake  | Add your comment
  2. 2 injured after crashing into a tree  | Add your comment
  3. Woman charged for injuring passenger in June ATV accident  | Add your comment
  4. $1,200 in items stolen from shed  | Add your comment
  5. Opera House renovated  | Add your comment
  6. 0803.British Soccer Camp  | Add your comment
  7. Fun, frivolity, families and Flekkefest  | Add your comment
  8. Tae kwon do, Christianity join forces  | Add your comment
  9. 0803.Week in Photos  | Add your comment
  10. 0801.Elbow Lake Flekkefest  | Add your comment
  11. Drivers work all week waiting for Friday nights  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Outline set for Sandpiper process: Enbridge hopes to build in 2016 and move oil by 2017

ST. PAUL (FNS) — The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission on Monday released expected guidelines for the process for approving a route for Enbridge Energy’s proposed ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Deadline passes for claims against Minnesota archdioceses  | Add your comment
  2. Newly released video shows Andrew Sadek’s meeting with drug task force  | Add your comment
  3. Unprecedented Lake Mille Lacs Walleye ban starts Monday night  | Add your comment
  4. Documentary recalls man who sought record for high-altitude jump  | Add your comment



Sports

  1. 0803.British Soccer Camp  | Add your comment
  2. Tae kwon do, Christianity join forces  | Add your comment
  3. Vipers capture state title  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Alexandria motorcyclist dies in crash near Monticello

MONTICELLO — A 59-year-old Alexandria motorcyclist died in Robbinsdale’s North Memorial Hospital Monday after being hospitalized after a rear-end crash Sunday afternoon near Monticello on ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man dies from drowning on Wymer Lake  | Add your comment
  2. State Patrol: Driver goes through construction zone, injures 3  | Add your comment
  3. Woman allegedly flees accident  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Donald L. Gillaspey, 1923-2015

Donald Lloyd Gillaspey, 92, of Fergus Falls, died on Saturday, July 25, 2015, at the Minnesota Veterans Home in Fergus Falls. Donald was born in ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Vincent Sha, 1956-2015  | Add your comment
  2. James Ellingson, 79, of Ashby  | Add your comment
  3. Darlene Briks, 1931-2015  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: New Magazine going over well

It has been interesting walking into restaurants this weekend. Everywhere we go, we spot people reading the new Fergus Falls, The Magazine. What’s more, friends ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Bombing of Hiroshima took place 70 years ago

“War is hell” is a quote attributed to Civil War Union Gen. William Sherman who later, ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: What the ratio of gun stores to abortion sites?

Here’s an idea: one gun store for every abortion clinic. Generally conservatives who disdain gun control also abhor abortion and liberals who favor gun control ... Read more | Add your comment

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Council approves voluntary inspection program: Landlords who don’t opt-in would face fees

An opt-in inspection program for rental units in Fergus Falls was approved by the City Council at its meeting Monday evening. The inspection program is ... Read more | Add your comment