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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
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
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
November 14, 2016
Watch President-elect Donald Trump's '60 Minutes' interview: 12 biggest takeaways
LOS ANGELES—Donald J. Trump's first interview as president-elect of the United States aired Sunday, Nov. 13, on CBS' "60 Minutes." He doubled...
November 14, 2016 - 9:47am
November 10, 2016
Obama, Trump meeting ‘might have been at least a little less awkward than some might have expected’
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met on Thursday, Nov. 10, for the first time, setting aside the deep rancor...
November 10, 2016 - 4:08pm
November 9, 2016
Peterson pulls away from Hughes to retain Minnesota's 7th District seat
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — The House race in Minnesota's 7th Congressional District was close late Tuesday, Nov. 8, but Democrat Collin Peterson...
November 9, 2016 - 4:05pm
Trump, Congress will agree on some issues, long-term questions loom
WASHINGTON—President-elect Donald Trump will have an early Capitol Hill honeymoon with Republican majorities in both chambers of Congress...
November 9, 2016 - 3:13pm
Peterson, Hughes square off for U.S. House
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Minnesota Democrat Collin Peterson sought a 14th term in the U.S. House on Tuesday, Nov. 8, as voters across the large...
November 9, 2016 - 1:09pm
In concession speech, Clinton urges supporters to keep open mind on Trump
NEW YORK—Democrat Hillary Clinton conceded the 2016 U.S. White House race to Republican Donald Trump on Wednesday, Nov. 9, and offered...
November 9, 2016 - 11:23am
Trump edges closer to White House win, rattles world markets
Republican Donald Trump edged closer to winning the White House with a series of shocking wins in battleground states such as Florida and Ohio on Tuesday, Nov. 8, rattling world markets that had counted on Democrat Hillary Clinton defeating the political outsider. With investors worried...
November 9, 2016 - 12:04am
November 8, 2016
(Updated) Minnesotans decide if panel should determine legislator pay
ST. PAUL—Very early election returns showed Minnesotans favoring establishing a 16-member independent panel to determine state legislator...
November 8, 2016 - 11:26pm
November 7, 2016
568,196 Minnesotans already voted
ST. PAUL—Election day may be Tuesday, but 568,196 Minnesotans already have voted. That is the word this morning from the secretary of state's...
November 7, 2016 - 9:56am
September 26, 2016
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
ST. PAUL—A new Minnesota presidential poll continues to show a closer contest than is common in the state, with Hillary Clinton up by 7...
September 26, 2016 - 12:21pm
September 19, 2016
Trump says White House is downplaying threat from Islamic State after St. Cloud, East Coast incidents
WASHINGTON—Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign accused the White House of downplaying the threat posed by Islamic...
September 19, 2016 - 9:59am
August 5, 2016
Two Republicans battle for chance to face Collin Peterson
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Two Republican candidates are vying for the chance to end longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson’s tenure representing Minnesota’s Seventh Congressional District. Dave Hughes, a retired Air Force officer from Karlstad and the GOP-endorsed candidate,...
August 5, 2016 - 9:55am
November 4, 2014
UPDATE: Franken wins re-election contest, McFadden concedes
Democratic U.S. Sen. Al Franken is no laughing matter to Minnesota Republicans after winning his re-election contest Tuesday, and doing it much easier than his first election in 2008. With 56 percent of precincts reporting, returns showed the former "Saturday Night Live"...
November 4, 2014 - 8:41pm
UPDATE: Johnson concedes, Dayton remains Minnesota governor
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton won one final victory Tuesday to cap his nearly 40-year career as a public servant. Dayton beat Republican Jeff Johnson. With 67 percent of precincts reporting, Dayton held a 52 percent to 43 percent lead, with many large counties reporting...
November 4, 2014 - 8:36pm
October 29, 2014
McFadden noisy, Franken quiet as Senate campaign winds down
ST. PAUL -- Mike McFadden is making as much noise as he can in the waning days of the 2014 U.S. Senate campaign, holding frequent news conferences...
October 29, 2014 - 10:43am