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Deep roots in Fergus

Community garden serving multiple purposes Thanks to the Fergus Falls community and some warm days, the Lake Region Takes Root community garden is budding with ... Read more | Add your comment

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Eye on Otter Tail in clean water fight: Officials working with farmers to meet buffer regulations

The struggle over clean water and runoff pollution in Otter Tail County often starts with a picture. Technicians with the West Otter Tail Soil and ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Pharmacists looking to take larger role  | Add your comment
  2. Plenty to do Memorial Day weekend  | Add your comment
  3. Historic resort marks 100 years  | 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

Dog bite results in surgery

A 10-year-old boy suffered a serious leg injury Wednesday after being bit by a neighbor’s dog on the 900 block of South Sheridan Street, according ... Read more | Add your comment

Items stolen from storage shed

A storage shed on the 46000 block of Wintergreen Road in Perham was reported broken into Wednesday with $1,200 in items stolen. The items listed ... Read more | Add your comment

Opinion: Should you make investments based on a strong dollar?

Currently, the U.S. dollar is pumped-up and powerful. But what does a strong dollar mean to you, as an investor? To begin with, it’s important ... Read more | Add your comment

Our Opinion: Drive safely over the weekend

Memorial Day Weekend marks the unofficial start of summer. It’s often a big weekend to meet with family and friends and maybe even head out ... Read more | Add your comment

Letter to the Editor: Real leaders would push to repeal 16th, 17th Amendments

When George Washington declared, “Why God is our king, we need no other,” he started this nation on the road to greatness. However, Washington could ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Opinion: I had a free range childhood  | Add your comment
  2. Opinion: Library kicks off summer reading  | Add your comment
  3. Taking shape: New Apartments scheduled for completion by October  | Add your comment
  4. Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned  | Add your comment
  5. Deer Creek woman hurt in rollover car crash  | Add your comment
  6. Battle Lake ATV accident results in injury and arrest  | Add your comment
  7. Pedaling to the prize  | Add your comment
  8. Letter to the Editor: Give Emily’s Law another chance  | Add your comment
  9. Letter to the Editor: Thank-you for supporting Walk MS  | Add your comment
  10. Opinion: Mad Max back with a bang  | Add your comment
  11. Opinion: Those nefarious 3-way stop signs  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Dayton vetos education funding bill

ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the state’s education budget Thursday, setting up a special session of the Legislature in the coming weeks. Dayton ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned  | Add your comment
  2. Research: Minnesota’s the best place for women  | Add your comment
  3. Dayton, GOP fight over education funding  | Add your comment
  4. St. Paul just shy of 300,000 residents, Census Bureau reports  | Add your comment



Sports

Banter and Boxscores: Social media and the death of the sports folk hero

“The ball is going, going, going, high into the center field stands…and it is a home run!” The voice of radio broadcaster Tom Manning captured ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. FF Larson, Vogel earn All-Conference honors at CLC championship  | Add your comment
  2. Area athletes qualify for Section 6 meet  | Add your comment
  3. M State basketball gets a bunch of recruits  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Dog bite results in surgery

A 10-year-old boy suffered a serious leg injury Wednesday after being bit by a neighbor’s dog on the 900 block of South Sheridan Street, according ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Items stolen from storage shed  | Add your comment
  2. Cause of Thumper Pond roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned  | Add your comment
  3. Deer Creek woman hurt in rollover car crash  | Add your comment

Obituaries

Clarence E. Koski, 1926 – 2015

Funeral services will held for Clarence E. Koski, 89, of Henning, on May 26, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with the Rev. Kevin Mann officiating. ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Lorraine Wagstrom, 87, of Faribault  | Add your comment
  2. Sandra L. Delzer, 1945 – 2015  | Add your comment
  3. Rev. Kenneth Brenny, 1929 – 2015  | Add your comment

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Editorials

Our Opinion: Drive safely over the weekend

Memorial Day Weekend marks the unofficial start of summer. It’s often a big weekend to meet with family and friends and maybe even head out ... Read more | Add your comment

Columns

Opinion: Should you make investments based on a strong dollar?

Currently, the U.S. dollar is pumped-up and powerful. But what does a strong dollar mean to ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Real leaders would push to repeal 16th, 17th Amendments

When George Washington declared, “Why God is our king, we need no other,” he started this nation on the road to greatness. However, Washington could ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Eye on Otter Tail in clean water fight: Officials working with farmers to meet buffer regulations

The struggle over clean water and runoff pollution in Otter Tail County often starts with a picture. Technicians with the West Otter Tail Soil and ... Read more | Add your comment