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Move over Park Place: Minnesota town winds up on new Monopoly board
Looking for a $1 million winner
State probes elk deaths
Minnesota man caught with meth in pocket at Dakota County courthouse
Pair who hit boy with ATV and then took off will be charged, attorney says
Annual Spring Fling Basketball Tournament this weekend
Heart O'Lakes Conference All-Stars on display in Perham
Heart O'Lakes All-Star game on Monday
BBB: Battle Lake loses leading scorer in quarterfinal win
Perham Cross Country giving back by hosting a night at the movies
JOHN A. (JACK) VASCONCELLOS, JR.
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Birth: Kennedy Rose Lepp
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Focus completes sales team
Grow Perham through Grow Minnesota: The Backyard
Cutting the cord: Pawlowski retires from Arvig IT after 47 years
Picturing herself holding the reins
Personal trainer puts ‘Fitness First’
Colorectal cancer doesn't have to be such a killer
Sports highlight community involvement, teamwork
Twine’s ‘clear’ story
Time to take a stand against distracted driving
Sewing the seeds of spring
VIDEO: EOT Relay event kicks off 2015 season
Vergas maple syrup fest is April 11
St. Henry’s School Fun Fair set for Sunday
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show a repeat-hit
Dancers to ‘star’ in Relay fundraiser
January 15, 2014
Swimming: Cullen, Brown, Jr. win at Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS — Jayden Cullen continued his winning ways taking the 500-freestyle and Todd Brown, Jr. added a win in the butterfly as Perham fell to Fergus Falls 96-64 in swimming and diving competition Tuesday. “Boys are still dropping time and the future looks bright,” Head...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
January 15, 2014 - 12:04am
October 29, 2013
Otters eliminate Yellowjackets 3-1 in Subsection final
WADENA — Drastic switches in momentum and adapting strategies highlighted a 3-1 Fergus Falls Otters victory over No. 1 seed Perham in the South Subsection final of Minnesota Section 8AA volleyball Tuesday evening. No. 2 Fergus Falls won the match by set scores of 25-23, 25-14,...
sports / Yellowjacket Girls
October 29, 2013 - 10:35pm
September 26, 2013
Chief Deputy Stacy Paulseth named Law Officer of the Year
Otter Tail County Sheriff Department Chief Deputy Stacy Paulseth has been selected to receive the Henkes-Mortensen Law Officer of the Year Award. The award, given annually by Fergus Falls Adamson Norman Post 30 of Fergus Falls, recognizes an officer who is nominated by fellow officers...
news / region
September 26, 2013 - 1:28pm
September 5, 2013
Lakeland Hospice Ride happening Saturday
The 12th Annual Lakeland Hospice Motorcycle Ride is coming up on Saturday, Sept. 7. The ride will begin at the corner of Pebble Lake Road and Highway 210 in Fergus Falls at noon, rain or shine. Registration will start earlier, at 10:30 a.m. Free-will donations will be accepted,...
entertainment / events
September 5, 2013 - 9:48am
September 4, 2013
Company breathes new life into Fergus Falls' Kirkbride building
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The newly formed Historic Kirkbride LLC is expected to bring new life to the former Regional Treatment Center here, along with a little celebrity. Historic Kirkbride recently signed a letter of intent with the city of Fergus Falls to renovate the 500,000-square-foot...
news / region
September 4, 2013 - 9:52am
August 13, 2013
Father and son arrested for the murder of Fergus Falls man
A father and son suspected of shooting and killing one of their own relatives over drug money in Otter Tail County last May were located and arrested in Arizona on Monday evening. Michael Alan Burris, age 64, and Michael Kyle Burris, age 23, are in custody in the Maricopa County...
news / crime
August 13, 2013 - 11:13am
July 27, 2013
VFW: Stingers advance to championship game
PERHAM — The Perham Stingers have proven in three playoff games they can find a way to win in a variety of ways. No. 4 Perham pulled off a second upset in a row defeating No. 3 Fergus Falls 10-7 to advance to the championship finals of the VFW District 9 tournament. The two teams...
July 27, 2013 - 3:33pm
July 24, 2013
Otter Tail group to host State Hospital tour
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Historical Society will host “Myths & Legends: Stories from the State Hospital” at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 1. The tour starts in front of the 1890 West Detached ward. Storytellers will talk about the people, programs and events that...
news / state
July 24, 2013 - 10:25am
July 8, 2013
Fire damages 5 businesses, displaces 5 families in downtown Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A fire that started in a downtown Fergus Falls apartment Sunday night has grown to displace five families and damage five businesses and it continues to burn this morning, according to a written statement released by Fire Chief Mark Hovland. One Fergus Falls...
news / accidents
July 8, 2013 - 10:18am
March 7, 2011
Recurring flood fight in Otter Tail County leads to area weariness
It's been months since flooding was an immediate threat to Doug Seiler's home in rural Fergus Falls, along the Otter Tail River. But Seiler still wakes with a start at the silence of his sump pumps and checks his basement first thing each morning just to make sure it's still dry. "If...
March 7, 2011 - 9:29am
December 9, 2009
Fergus Falls ethanol plant files for bankruptcy
CALLAWAY -- Otter Tail Ag Enterprises ethanol plant in Fergus Falls has run into financial difficulties with a recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy...
December 9, 2009 - 11:16am