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Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 in central Minn.
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Perham volleyball extends streak with home win over Bemidji
Josie Beachy has worked hard to help her team, and herself, grow
Herbert H. Limmer
Mac J. Tobkin
James S. "Jim" Lindholm
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
September 18, 2016
Otter Tail County authorities identify body found in parking lot
OTTERTAIL, Minn. - Authorities in Otter Tail County have identified the body found outside a restaurant Friday afternoon. According to an autopsy report, 67-year-old Joseph Brennan died of natural causes while walking from the Hoot N Holler to his home. His body was found east of...
September 18, 2016 - 8:13am
September 17, 2016
Three people in critical condition after Minnesota helicopter crash
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Three people are in critical condition after an air ambulance helicopter crashed near the Alexandria airport early Saturday. A North Memorial Health Care helicopter crashed en route to the Alexandria airport at 2:07 a.m., according to a statement from North Memorial....
September 17, 2016 - 9:31am
August 31, 2016
Helicopter clips power line, sparks grass fire
A helicopter clipped a power line on the north side of Pelican Lake, downing the line and causing a grass fire that took about an hour to extinguish, Audubon Fire Chief Chris Wiedenmeyer said Tuesday, Aug. 30. The helicopter was spraying potato fields by County Highway 20 near the...
August 31, 2016 - 11:53am
August 25, 2016
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Henning, MN - One little girl from Henning Minnesota is fighting for her life after a terrible accident on the family farm. 5-year-old Savhannah...
August 25, 2016 - 1:41pm
August 22, 2016
Man arrested second time in month for eluding police
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Alexandria police used a stun gun while arresting a 32-year-old Miltona man over the weekend after authorities say he intentionally rear-ended another vehicle twice, fled from officers and resisted arrest. Curt Matthew Craven was charged in Douglas County District...
August 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 17, 2016
Citizens of Ottertail County talk complications of the proposed Star Lake Casino being built too close to lake
Frustrations are growing for a group of concerned neighbors of the proposed Star Lake Casino in Otter Tail County. They're worried what this...
August 17, 2016 - 11:23am
August 10, 2016
Officials release names of Mahnomen farm couple in apparent murder-suicide
RURAL MAHNOMEN, Minn. – Authorities have identified the names of a man and woman found dead Tuesday, Aug. 9, on a farmstead about 11 miles northeast of Mahnomen. The two were 68-year-old Elizabeth Thompson and 74-year-old Lynn Thompson, the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office said...
August 10, 2016 - 5:36pm
August 8, 2016
Elementary principal accused of theft, put on leave
DILWORTH, Minn. -- The principal of the Glyndon-Felton Elementary School has been placed on administrative leave, Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District Superintendent Bryan Thygeson said Monday, Aug. 8. Shannon Jean Dahlberg, 45, of Moorhead, was charged Monday with felony theft...
August 8, 2016 - 1:35pm
July 18, 2016
Girl, 12, hurt when she falls off tube, hit by another passing boat
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl who had fallen off a tube while it was being towed was injured when she was hit by a passing boat Sunday afternoon on Clitherall Lake about 25 miles east of Fergus Falls. According to the Ottertail County Sheriff’s Department, Seth Lebrecque,...
July 18, 2016 - 4:53pm
Toddler found unresponsive in Duluth Township septic tank
Authorities found a toddler unresponsive in a septic tank in Duluth Township Sunday evening. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says they received a report around 7:20 p.m. that a 3-year-old boy had fallen into the tank. He was airlifted by Life Link Air Ambulance to St. Luke's,...
July 18, 2016 - 12:31pm
July 13, 2016
Baby alligator found on bike path near Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. -- It’s not everyday the Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Office gets a call about a citizen finding an alligator. Yes, an alligator. Not a big one, but a baby alligator. “We’re all quite shocked,” Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl said of finding a baby alligator....
July 13, 2016 - 1:11pm
June 29, 2016
Death, fire considered suspicious after body found in burned Moorhead home
MOORHEAD -- A fire that heavily damaged a south Moorhead home Tuesday afternoon, June 28, is being treated as suspicious after officials found the burned remains of a human body inside, police said. First responders did not immediately find any victims inside the residence 1019 11...
June 29, 2016 - 9:50am
June 28, 2016
DL firefighters battle apartment fire near old Anglo American gas station
Detroit Lakes firefighters were called to battle a blaze in an unoccupied two-story building near the old Anglo-American gas station early Monday...
June 28, 2016 - 2:06pm
June 27, 2016
Bemidji kidnapping suspect formally charged
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old girl was formally charged and appeared in court Monday. Jacob William Kinn, 32, was arraigned shortly after he was officially charged with one count of kidnapping. Kinn was arrested Thursday in connection with the...
June 27, 2016 - 1:33pm
June 3, 2016
Fergus Falls man charged with father's murder
Fergus Falls, MN - The suspect in an apparent murder has been identified by the Fergus Falls Police Department. Dustin Defiel, 28, is charged with second degree murder of his father, Ricardo Defiel. The Fergus Falls Police Department reports they were dispatched to the home at 1900...
June 3, 2016 - 12:54pm