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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
December 19, 2016
Live stream at 1 p.m.: Minn. pre-Legislative session briefing
ST. PAUL -- Forum News Service will host a briefing with the governor and four legislative leaders at 1 p.m. Monday afternoon, Dec. 19. View...
December 19, 2016 - 11:00am
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 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
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
MORGAN, Minn. -- A major focus at Farmfest, the all-things-agriculture show in southwest Minnesota, was the need for farmers to sell themselves. That is not natural. Most farmers do not like to self-promote. "We need to get our message out," state Sen. Gary Dahms, R-Redwood Falls,...
August 5, 2016 - 1:43pm
September 14, 2015
Minn. court orders environmental study before Sandpiper pipeline can proceed
ST. PAUL -- A judicial panel overturned a state commission decision that a crude oil pipeline across Minnesota is needed, at least until the project's environmental impact can be studied. It was not immediately clear what impact Monday's Minnesota Appeals Court decision...
September 14, 2015 - 3:26pm
August 19, 2015
Meeting on groundwater management plan in Park Rapids Aug. 25
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is hosting two public meetings Tuesday in Park Rapids to present and take comments on the Straight River Groundwater Management Area draft plan. The plan describes actions the DNR will take over the next five...
August 19, 2015 - 10:18am
July 1, 2015
Method of invalidating driver’s licenses to change
ST. PAUL — The way driver’s licenses and identification cards are invalidated is changing in Minnesota on Monday. Instead of clipping the bottom right corner, driver’s licenses will now be perforated with the word “VOID” on the left side of the card by the photo. The...
July 1, 2015 - 11:05am
June 16, 2015
Minnesota approves state money for bird flu response
ST. PAUL -- State money is en route to immediate and long-range needs to fight avian flu that has resulted in more than 9 million turkey...
June 16, 2015 - 4:10pm