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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
February 3, 2015
Head-on crash kills elderly Mentor couple
ADA, Minn. - A head-on crash near here killed an elderly couple from Mentor, Minn., on Monday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Carlton and Hazel Roed , both 88, were headed north on Highway 9 in a 2009 Chevrolet Impala when the car crossed the centerline...
February 3, 2015 - 9:44am
January 14, 2015
LATEST: Woman killed in 3-vehicle crash on Main Avenue in West Fargo
WEST FARGO - A West Fargo woman is dead and her husband is in the hospital after they lost control of their car on frosty roads here Wednesday...
January 14, 2015 - 11:02am
January 6, 2015
1 dead, 1 victim in stable condition in Brainerd shootings
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A man is dead, a woman is in stable condition at a Twin Cities hospital and two men are in Crow Wing County Jail after...
January 6, 2015 - 10:14am
December 23, 2014
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
A Fergus Falls City Council member and Minnesota State University-Moorhead instructor is dead after a high speed police chase in Otter Tail County...
December 23, 2014 - 11:31am
December 11, 2014
20-year-old BSU student dies after being found in wooded area
BEMIDJI -- A 20-year-old female BSU student was pronounced dead Wednesday morning after she was found unconscious in a wooded area in Bemidji. Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin said a person out for a morning walk noticed Sandra Lommen, 20, lying in a wooded area near...
December 11, 2014 - 11:04am
December 10, 2014
Minnesota college student suffered head trauma in Wisconsin dumbwaiter death
FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. - A 21-year-old college student died of severe head trauma after being struck by the cab of a dumbwaiter at a bar and grill in western Wisconsin, an autopsy released on Tuesday found. Brooke Baures, a student at Winona State University and former...
December 10, 2014 - 11:14am
December 3, 2014
Fargo Mayor Dennis Walaker dies at age 73
FARGO – Mayor Dennis Walaker died unexpectedly at his home Tuesday night, Deputy Mayor Tim Mahoney said. Walaker died at about...
December 3, 2014 - 10:49am
November 26, 2014
Man pleads guilty in strangulation death
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Menahga man has pleaded guilty in the strangulation death of a Park Rapids woman in February. Harley Leritz, 21, on Tuesday, entered a guilty plea in Hubbard County District Court in the Feb. 23 strangulation death of Kiela Knowles, 19, in a Park Rapids...
November 26, 2014 - 10:51am
July 13, 2014
UPDATE: Authorities ID woman found dead in Menahga
An investigation is underway after a Detroit Lakes woman was found dead in Menahga. Kelly Marie Lund, 32, was found dead shortly before 9 a.m. on Saturday at a home on the 300 block of Third Street NW in Menahga, according to a news release from the Minnesota Department of Public...
July 13, 2014 - 12:08pm
May 5, 2014
Becker County boy, 5, dies in skid-steer accident
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. – A 5-year-old boy died Thursday evening in a farm accident south of Wolf Lake, Minn., according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department. It appeared the boy tried to get into a skid-steer loader by crawling between the bucket and the frame of the machine,...
May 5, 2014 - 10:35am
April 7, 2014
Anoka County crash kills two, Wadena truck driver unhurt
A father driving 100 mph down Interstate 694 on Friday night in Fridley smashed into the back of a semi-truck, killing himself and his pregnant wife and leaving their 1-year-old son an orphan, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The child was buckled into a car seat and didn't...
April 7, 2014 - 2:38pm
April 2, 2014
Fosston man killed in accident at wood manufacturing plant in Bagley
A veteran employee of a Bagley, Minn., wood manufacturing plant was killed early Tuesday when he was caught in the pulley of a large industrial-size door as it was opened. Police Chief Larry Peterson said an official of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was...
April 2, 2014 - 8:51am
March 10, 2014
Friday night crash kills one son of The Roosters’ lead singer, leaves his other son in intensive care
SLEEPY EYE, Minn. – Two sons of the lead singer of a popular Fargo-area band were involved in a crash that killed four people near here Friday night, killing one of the sons and leaving the other hospitalized in intensive care. Payton Ryan Adams, 17, of Sleepy Eye, died in the...
March 10, 2014 - 10:47am
Teen dies 18 days after found face-down in Fargo South swimming pool
FARGO -- A teenager, who on Feb. 18 was found face-down in the Fargo South High School swimming pool, has died. Frederic Ndereimana, 19, died Saturday at a Fargo hospital, according to Fargo Police. Until now, the teen's name and condition was unknown. Fargo Schools did not...
March 10, 2014 - 9:11am
UPDATE: Police release ID of man who likely died of exposure
FARGO – A man whose body was found here Thursday afternoon is believed to have frozen to death, which would make it the area’s first death in six years from exposure to harsh winter weather. Police on Friday identified the man as Randy Lee LaFontaine, 48, no permanent address. Police...
January 10, 2014 - 10:32am