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Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Minn. college student remains missing
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
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
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Marjorie Ann Fraki
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
September 29, 2015
17-month-old hit, killed by car
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 17-month-old child was pronounced dead Monday afternoon after being hit by a car in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police say Avah Mae Dirkman was struck about 12:30 p.m. by a 2009 Dodge Journey driven by Katie Diane Black, 29, of Fergus Falls. Reports...
September 29, 2015 - 1:17pm
September 17, 2015
City Council approves purchase of a new SUV for Perham Police Department
A new squad car was up for discussion at the Sept. 14 City Council meeting. With the lease about to run out on their current vehicle, it made sense to look at purchasing a different one at this time noted Perham Police Chief Jason Hoaby, “We had always planned...
September 17, 2015 - 4:31pm
August 26, 2015
Two Minnesota teens killed in crash; alcohol believed to be a factor
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Two teenagers were killed late Tuesday in a crash near Litchfield, and the Minnesota State Patrol said alcohol was believed to be a contributing factor in the crash. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday when...
August 26, 2015 - 3:44pm
July 1, 2015
Man hurt when his vehicle hits moose
EVELETH, Minn. -- A 62-year-old Eveleth man was taken to the hospital late Monday following a run-in with a moose while driving his car along U.S. Highway 53. David Kwiatkowski was taken to Essentia Health-Virginia Clinic with non-life threatening injuries, said the Minnesota...
July 1, 2015 - 11:01am
June 29, 2015
Frazee man injured when van goes into river near Twin Valley
Frazee man was injured early Monday morning after the minivan he was driving left Highway 32 north of Twin Valley and ended up in a river. Jessie L. Feldt, 27, was taken to Essentia Hospital in Fargo with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The...
June 29, 2015 - 10:29am
June 23, 2015
Crews respond to rollover crash near Glyndon
NEAR GLYNDON, Minn. – Crews were responding midday Tuesday to a rollover crash near Glyndon. The rollover was at 90th Street South...
June 23, 2015 - 4:52pm
Vigil planned at 7 after two Park Christian students killed, two hospitalized in I-94 rollover
RGUS FALLS, Minn. – Brothers and Park Christian students Zach and Connor Kvalvog died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 94 while traveling to a basketball camp in Wisconsin, according to Moorhead Park Christian boys high school basketball coach Josh Lee. Park...
June 23, 2015 - 2:56pm
June 16, 2015
Two teens hurt in rollover crash near Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES - Two teenagers were hurt in a rollover crash near here Monday evening. Minnesota State Patrol officials said 17-year-old Tibbets Burnham, of Bagley, was headed south on Highway 59 at around 7:08 p.m. Monday when he fell asleep behind the wheel of his Ford...
June 16, 2015 - 4:12pm
June 8, 2015
Two hurt in Minn. collision between train, car
BAXTER, Minn. - A BNSF Railway eastbound freight train collided with a car carrying two occupants Sunday at the West Gull River Road crossing...
June 8, 2015 - 2:07pm
May 6, 2015
Sheriff’s office car stolen stolen from college campus
DULUTH, Minn. -- Authorities are asking for the public's help in locating a St. Louis County Sheriff's Office squad car stolen Monday night while it was parked on the University of Wisconsin-Superior campus. The black, unmarked car is a 2013 Chevrolet Impala with Minnesota license...
May 6, 2015 - 11:00am
May 4, 2015
Two men die in rollover near Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. - Two men were found dead early Friday morning by the Morrison County Sheriff's Office when deputies responded to a one-vehicle rollover north of Little Falls. Deputies were called at 1:28 a.m., and discovered a 1997 Chevy pickup had been traveling northbound...
May 4, 2015 - 11:09am
May 1, 2015
Becker County crash injures Ulen teen
LAKE PARK, Minn. - A rear-end crash here Thursday night sent a Ulen teenager to the hospital and totaled both vehicles, according to state patrol officials. Lt. Tiffani Nielson, of the Minnesota State Patrol, said Chelsie Sakrismo, 16, was driving her Pontiac Grand Am...
May 1, 2015 - 12:00pm
April 29, 2015
Two drivers dead, children injured in two-car crash
CARLTON, Minn. -- Two drivers died and two children were injured in a two-vehicle head-on crash Tuesday morning on Minnesota Highway 45 between Carlton and Scanlon. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a 2011 Chevrolet Impala driven by a 32-year-old Carlton man was traveling...
April 29, 2015 - 11:01am
April 27, 2015
Man injured in rollover crash near Pelican Rapids
A Pelican Rapids, Minn., man was injured in a rollover accident early this morning east of Pelican Rapids, the State Patrol said. Ernest K. Ingebretson, 58, was eastbound in a Pontiac Bonneville on state Highway 108 when he failed to negotiate a curve at Dawn Road around...
April 27, 2015 - 10:03am
April 17, 2015
Fergus Falls Man dead in crash near St. Peter
ST. PETER, Minn. - A Fergus Falls man is dead after a rollover crash north here shortly before noon on Thursday. Minnesota State Patrol officials said a Dodge Ram was headed north on Nicollet County Road 20 at about 11:51 a.m. when it went off the roadway north of...
April 17, 2015 - 2:22pm