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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Burglars swipe $30K in tools from Minnesota school’s auto shop, principal's car
Great Indoors: Basketball-themed cake adds fun to Final Four
'Housing first' solution helping homeless fight addiction, health issues
Reps. Cramer, Peterson appear split on Obamacare replacement
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
Bluejays ready to roll
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
Hanzal's first Wild goal part of memorable family reunion
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
'The Big Bang Theory' spinoff 'Young Sheldon' officially ordered at CBS
'Dogs!' Children's musical opens tonight at The Barn in Willmar
Willmar High School band and choir concerts rescheduled
Pirrotta Park: Spicer to rename downtown park
Volunteer training for AIS detection to begin in April
Play our Basketball Brackets Challenge
Milton M. Hamann
Marian A. Hanson
Ruth O. Jones
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
American wines are gaining in popularity
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
Swift: The new 'Maximum Overdrive': Could our appliances be too smart?
March 2, 2017
Fergus Falls man found not guilty of father’s murder by mental deficiency
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An Otter Tail County District Court jury on Wednesday, March 1, found a Fergus Falls Iraq War veteran not guilty of second-degree...
March 2, 2017 - 11:33am
March 1, 2017
Two people, cat rescued from Fergus Falls apartment fire
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- Two people were rescued from a burning apartment late Tuesday night, Feb. 28, in Fergus Falls after police and the fire...
March 1, 2017 - 1:53pm
February 25, 2017
Pushing past barriers: Program aims to foster empowering female relationships
FARGO — One year ago, Sara Hanstad was commuting from Fergus Falls to Fargo and attending the Fargo Moorhead West Fargo Chamber of Commerce's...
February 25, 2017 - 1:15pm
October 29, 2016
Prep Football: Big Willmar comeback moves Cards into title game
FERGUS FALLS -- The Willmar football team scored three unanswered touchdowns in the fourth quarter -- the last with less than a minute to play -- to dethrone top-seed Fergus Falls 35-34 on Saturday and earn a spot in the Section 8AAAA championship game. It's the second-straight year...
October 29, 2016 - 9:08pm
October 28, 2016
Cardinals FB Preview: Battle-tested Cards look to pull upset
Most statistical data would suggest that Fergus Falls should be heavily favored against Willmar in tonight's Section 8AAAA football semifinal. The 8-0 Otters, the tournament's top seed, average 32.4 points per game while allowing just 9.3. They've been particularly dominant in their...
October 28, 2016 - 11:54pm
October 24, 2016
Minnesota potato salad thief pleads guilty
FERGUS FALLS - A 32-year-old Fergus Falls man has pleaded guilty to breaking into a Fergus Falls home, sleeping on a spare bed and stealing potato...
October 24, 2016 - 4:16pm
October 14, 2016
Minnesotan to ride pumpkin down Red River to break world record
FERGUS FALLS —A Fergus Falls man who grows giant pumpkins is hoping to earn a place in the Guinness World Records. Rick Swenson says he plans...
October 14, 2016 - 7:06am
September 23, 2016
Minnesotan indicted by grand jury for father's murder
FERGUS FALLS — A state grand jury has indicted a Fergus Falls man on first-degree premeditated murder for the death of his father in earlier...
September 23, 2016 - 7:31am
June 3, 2016
Fergus Falls man charged with father's murder
FERGUS FALLS - The suspect in an apparent murder has been identified by the Fergus Falls Police Department. Dustin Defiel, 28, is charged with...
June 3, 2016 - 1:35pm
June 1, 2016
Two Minnesota men face criminal sexual conduct charges after responding to Craigslist ad
GLENWOOD — When 35-year-old Starbuck man Joshua Lee Walker allegedly responded to a Craigslist ad in October posted by a 14-year-old girl,...
June 1, 2016 - 9:53pm
May 11, 2016
Injury reported after acetylene tank explosion at Fergus Falls convenience store
FERGUS FALLS —The Fergus Falls Fire and Police Departments are responding to initial reports of an acetylene tank explosion and an injury at...
May 11, 2016 - 3:34pm
Armed man taken into custody at I-94 rest stop near Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS —A man was taken into custody Wednesday after Otter Tail County authorities and the Minnesota State Patrol responded to a report of a man armed with a gun at an Interstate 94 rest stop east of Fergus Falls, according to media reports published online. No one was hurt...
May 11, 2016 - 3:09pm
March 31, 2016
BCA says video of Minnesota police shooting man too graphic to release
A Minnesota State Patrol helicopter captured video of police officers opening fire on an armed man near Fergus Falls in September, but officials...
March 31, 2016 - 8:46am
February 8, 2016
Willmar split twin bill with Fergus Falls on Friday
The Willmar Cardinals traveled to Fergus Falls on Friday for a boy/girl doubleheader. Girls Basketball Willmar 44, Fergus Falls 38 Willmar traveled to Fergus Falls Friday night and beat the Otters 8 in a tightly called game. Heidi Sellmann led the Cardinals with 16 points and 13...
February 8, 2016 - 12:35pm
January 6, 2016
UPDATE: Minnesota investigators seek help in finding semi that might be connected to fatal crash
DALTON, Minn. -- The Minnesota State Patrol said in November that it was unable, after five months of searching, to identify a semi suspected...
January 6, 2016 - 1:01pm