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Filings close with three new candidates
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Swenson named Tribune publisher
Woman dies, man hospitalized from gunshot wounds in West Fargo incident
Yellowjackets battle at Hi-10 Tournament
2016 Hall of Fame inductees announced
Dickerson, Covington win time trials
‘Jackets practice under the lights
Yellowjackets poised to defend Section 8AA Title
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Don Robert Schnoor, Jr.
Conrad Lynn Johnsen
Harry Paul Cornell
Third annual Never Give Up 5K coming to Frazee
Rody Luverne Ehnert
Grayson Christian Hahn
Owen David Hendrickx
Morgan Grace Maijala
State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Debbie's Digest: Change is just a part of life
Ban smoking in rental housing
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Author to read, sign book in Wadena
Heartland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years of classical music
New York Mills festival an immersion in Finnish culture
Beauty of lakes part of fishing in Otter Tail County
Richville plans summer fun events
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
June 2, 2016
Yes, this western Minnesota family bought a zoo
VERGAS, Minn. -- "We Bought a Zoo" wasn't just a 2011 family film for Dusty Ebersviller and his family. It's a reality. After 16 years of purchasing,...
June 2, 2016 - 9:51am
May 28, 2016
Three to four funnel clouds spotted east of Moorhead
FARGO - Emergency sirens sounded off just before 3 p.m. on May 27 in Fargo-Moorhead after funnel clouds were spotted east of Moorhead causing a scare to residents mostly at work. Pete Speicher, a National Weather Service meteorologist in Grand Forks, estimated that three to four funnel...
May 28, 2016 - 10:45am
May 12, 2016
Franklin Lake burglary cases solved
A 16-year-old male is being charged with close to 15 burglaries in the past several months on the east side of Franklin Lake, northeast of Pelican Rapids. "Detectives have also linked this same juvenile to other burglaries in the Lida Shores Loop area on the north side of Lake Lida,...
May 12, 2016 - 11:36am