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County considers sales tax for roads: Hearing slated for list of repairs

The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners is considering a half-cent sales tax to fund road and bridge repairs. The sales tax, which would bring ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man who lost home arrested  | Add your comment
  2. What’s Happening: City set to go bananas over potatoes  | Add your comment
  3. ACT Scores down for 2015 Fergus grads  | Add your comment

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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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61-year-old woman arrested on murder charge

Court case to be heard in Fergus Falls MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis woman faces charges of murder in the third degree for allegedly selling prescription-drug ... Read more | Add your comment

LMHC adds employee to adult services team

Lakeland Mental Health Center, Fergus Falls, announces the addition of Megan Fritz, BA, to its adult services team. Fritz graduated with distinction from the University ... Read more | Add your comment

Retired employees meeting set for Tuesday

The Minnesota State Retired Employees Association will host their monthly meeting at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Eagles Ship at 120 S. Peck St. Lunch ... Read more | Add your comment

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

Opinion: Things I’ve learned about corn

Minnesota 13 an artifact of bygone era I grew up on a farm in northeast Iowa back when I can remember dad and his uncle ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Opinion: Book clubs kick off this fall  | Add your comment
  2. Thrivent Financial’s receives designation  | Add your comment
  3. Rothsay celebrates a new school: Faculty, staff, students looking forward to upcoming year  | Add your comment
  4. Business recognized as bike-friendly  | Add your comment
  5. Bone fragments found on farm near Wadena  | Add your comment
  6. Fergus Falls man arrested for fleeing police in Elizabeth  | Add your comment
  7. Items reported stolen from Joey D’s Joinery in Fergus  | Add your comment
  8. ServSafe course coming to Fergus Falls  | Add your comment
  9. FF Concert campaign  | Add your comment
  10. Opinion: Could Biden Enter Race?  | Add your comment
  11. Opinion: EPA fix worse than the problem  | 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

FF girls top West Ottertail United in opener 3-0

The soccer season got underway for the Fergus Falls and West Ottertail United girls soccer teams Thursday afternoon. In a game between the two Fergus ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Otters settle for 1-1 with Lakers in opener  | Add your comment
  2. FF girls get first win over Detroit Lakes  | Add your comment
  3. Spartan golfers capture first at Jimmie Fall Kick Off  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

61-year-old woman arrested on murder charge

Court case to be heard in Fergus Falls MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis woman faces charges of murder in the third degree for allegedly selling prescription-drug ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Man who lost home arrested  | Add your comment
  2. Bone fragments found on farm near Wadena  | Add your comment
  3. Fergus Falls man arrested for fleeing police in Elizabeth  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Tony J. Bertogliat, 1970-2015

Tony J. Bertogliat, 44, of Esko, died on Aug. 26, 2015. He was born on Oct. 26, 1970. in Cloquet to Julian and Sharon (Gentile) ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Elvina Nohre, 1921-2015  | Add your comment
  2. Jeremiah Medley, 1991-2015  | Add your comment
  3. Ronald Raasch of New Haven, Missouri, formerly of Morris  | 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

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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 ... Read more | Add your comment

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Letter to the Editor: Obama bashing unneeded

What is with this constant bashing of President Barack Obama? What has he done that is so terrible? Did he attack a country based on ... 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