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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
January 30, 2013
Jon Norberg takes witness stand in divorce case
FARGO - More than two months after being acquitted of drugging and sexually assaulting his wife, Jon Norberg was finally called as a court witness...
January 30, 2013 - 9:10am
January 28, 2013
UPDATE: Body found during search for missing 27-year-old Fargo man
FARGO - A body has been found by authorities searching for 27-year-old Colter Dallman of Fargo, who has been missing since early January. A...
January 28, 2013 - 10:17am
July 5, 2012
UPDATE: Fargo 18-year-old hurt in boating accident near Perham
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office has released the name of the injured victim in Wednesday's boating accident on West McDonald Lake. Nicholas Robert Schmit, age 18, of Fargo, N.D., was seriously injured after being run over by a boat propeller on the north side of the lake....
July 5, 2012 - 10:51am
August 22, 2011
Fargo man arrested in assault with baton
FARGO - A Fargo man was arrested early Sunday morning after he allegedly beat another man with a baton, a police spokesman said. Gerald William King, 26, was charged with aggravated assault and was still in the Cass County Jail on Sunday night, according to Sgt. Shannon Ruziska and...
August 22, 2011 - 10:28am
August 17, 2011
Fargo man allegedly stabbed woman with bottle
FARGO - A Fargo man is accused of stabbing a woman in the groin area with a broken bottle, police said Tuesday. Officers responded to a domestic dispute at 1:40 a.m. in the 1100 block of 13th Avenue North. The victim had been stabbed in the groin area and was bleeding, Lt. Joel...
August 17, 2011 - 10:03am
June 28, 2011
Former West Fargo bus driver again arrested on DUI charge
SABIN, Minn. - A former school bus driver in West Fargo who pleaded guilty in March to being intoxicated as he drove to pick up a group of students has been arrested on suspicion of drunken driving again. Steven C. Sauer, 59, West Fargo, was arrested June 20 after Clay County deputies...
June 28, 2011 - 1:31pm
June 22, 2011
Dad: Distracted driving may have led to son's fatal crash into Red River
FARGO - The family of the man who died after his car was submerged in the Red River believe distracted driving may have caused his death. James Dean Gress, 32, of Moorhead died Monday morning at Sanford Medical Center. He was rescued from his vehicle after a crash Saturday along...
June 22, 2011 - 11:44am
June 20, 2011
Moorhead 31-year-old identified as man who drove into Red River
FARGO - A 31-year-old Moorhead man remained in intensive care late Sunday after being submerged underwater in his car after he drove it into...
June 20, 2011 - 8:46am
June 8, 2011
The sex offender next door: West Fargo mom upset man convicted of abusing her children lives nearby
WEST FARGO - In the backyard, barely 10 feet separates the two homes. At 102 F St. are Jen Silverman and her seven kids, three of whom testified in a Cass County trial in late May that found Ned D. VanDyke guilty of sexually abusing them. At 107 E St. is VanDyke, despite a court...
June 8, 2011 - 11:24am
May 1, 2011
Shooting outside Moorhead bowling alley leads to arrest of Columbia Heights, Minn., man
A Columbia Heights man is accused of assault after a confrontation early today during which someone fired two bullets into the air outside a Moorhead bowling alley, police said. Officers responded to a disturbance involving the discharge of a firearm at 1:36 a.m. in the Sunset Lanes...
May 1, 2011 - 1:14pm
Victim shot in head with pellet gun during Fargo robbery
Police arrested a Lisbon, N.D., man in connection with a robbery in Fargo Saturday night in which the victim was shot in the head with a pellet gun. The robbery was reported at 10:58 p.m. in the 3200 block of 12th Avenue North. According to Sgt. Carlos Nestler: The victim told...
May 1, 2011 - 1:13pm
April 18, 2011
Two armed robberies reported in Fargo on Sunday morning
Fargo police are investigating two armed robberies that took place early Sunday morning but are believed to be unrelated. The first occurred in the area of the 440 block of 13th Avenue South at around midnight, when two men approached a woman walk-ing to her car. One of the males...
April 18, 2011 - 10:07am
Authorities stop DL man on casket cruise on Red River
One man seen riding a casket cover in the Red River on Sunday could have suffered grave consequences if law enforcement hadn't put a lid on his dangerous activities. Cass County deputies received a report at 10:15 a.m. that a man was riding a "makeshift kayak" in the Red River south...
April 18, 2011 - 10:05am
Moorhead fifth-grader vying for national handwriting title
Look out, John Hancock. Anna Skarphol is signing in. The student at Moorhead's Park Christian School was recently named the Minnesota fifth-grade...
April 18, 2011 - 10:03am
April 15, 2011
Fargo man allegedly took sexual photos of unconscious women
A 20-year-old Fargo man is accused of secretly recording videos and taking photos of himself sexually touching two unconscious women. The allegations were first reported to Fargo police in February, an investigation that prompted a disorderly conduct charge - a Class B misdemeanor...
April 15, 2011 - 2:39pm