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Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
PHS students perform in Chicago festival
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
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Peggy Lynette Korell
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
February 20, 2017
McFeely: Fergus Falls newspaper drops columnist for 'body-shaming'
FARGO — The column that got Alan Linda yanked as an unpaid contributor to the Fergus Falls Daily Journal was not particularly entertaining,...
February 20, 2017 - 7:35pm
February 16, 2017
Perham fire, police departments a little bit busier in 2016
Community growth continues to result in increased calls to the Perham fire and police departments. The more people there are, the more activity there is, officials say, and that means more chances for incidents like fires, accidents and other emergencies in town. The fire and police...
February 16, 2017 - 11:30am
February 15, 2017
Fergus Falls man faces two felony drug charges
Teddy Raymond Millage Jr., 24, of Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 4, law enforcement officers were looking for a red car occupied by a suspect in a...
February 15, 2017 - 9:53am
February 14, 2017
Frazee man faces felony drug charges
Jeremy Lehi Labbe, 38, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
February 14, 2017 - 9:33am
Guerra means war: Frazee man improving after Christmas morning accident
Forty four days after a car-pedestrian accident Christmas morning left 18-year-old mother-to-be Kitti McLaughlin dead and her boyfriend, Mauricio...
February 14, 2017 - 9:31am
February 13, 2017
Dent family displaced by fire; home a total loss, but three adults, two babies make it out safe
It’s a miracle that Tara Thompson woke up when she did. It was the middle of the night, and she immediately sensed that something wasn’t...
February 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Originally published in the Detroit Lakes Tribune, a Forum Communications Co. newspaper. You'd never realize from that Detroit Lakes Tribune's promotional piece about the Star Lake Casino that the South Arm of Star Lake is a big slough. A swamp. A wetland. A marsh.
February 13, 2017 - 1:26pm
Meth found in purse leads to charge against Frazee woman
Lindsay Ann Tibbetts, 26, of Frazee, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 31, law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at a Becker County residence. In a purse, they found...
February 13, 2017 - 1:15pm
February 9, 2017
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
Jump into some fun in Perham this Saturday with the Freezin' for a Reason Polar Plunge. This year's annual event, a fundraiser for the local...
February 9, 2017 - 9:07am
February 8, 2017
Star Lake Casino opponents say the project is still not a done deal
Opponents of the Star Lake Casino say the White Earth Nation project is still a long ways from being built. Ty Dayton, president of the Star...
February 8, 2017 - 4:18pm
Man hurt after rear-ending snow plow in Fergus Falls
A Clitherall man was injured after rear-ending a snow plow on Interstate 94 in Fergus Falls on Tuesday. Kim Douglas Biederman, age 62, was driving a 2006 Chevy Uplander westbound in the left lane of the interstate when he rear-ended a MnDOT 2014 International plow during snow removal...
February 8, 2017 - 8:16am
February 7, 2017
Frazee drunk driver gets prison for injury crash
A Frazee man has been sentenced to 17 months in prison for causing a two-car collision that injured several people. Charles KC Hughes Jr., 23, of 510 S. Lake St., Frazee has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of criminal vehicular operation - substantial...
February 7, 2017 - 1:28pm
January 23, 2017
Frazee woman, teen hurt in rollover
A woman and teenager were injured in a rollover accident just east of Frazee on Saturday. Jennifer Joy Labbe, age 37, and a 17-year-old female passenger were transported to Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes to be treated for non-life-threatening injuries, the Minnesota State Patrol...
January 23, 2017 - 12:17pm
January 17, 2017
Vehicle breaks through ice on West Battle Lake
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported that the wheels of a vehicle and fish house being pulled broke through the ice near a pressure ridge on Jan. 10 at 4:33 p.m. on the west side of West Battle Lake. “The vehicle owner was pulling the fish house onto the lake with a...
January 17, 2017 - 10:46am
Four hurt in rear-end crash on I-94
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 southeast of Fergus Falls on Sunday. Bobbie Miranda Nutter, age 21, Champlin, Minn., Destiny Nicole Nutter, age 19, Elbow Lake, Minn., Daniel Christopher Knudtson, age 34, West Fargo, N.D., and a five-year-old all...
January 17, 2017 - 9:34am