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Memorial Day 2017
Five die in crash with semi in western South Dakota
Popular Minnesota Court of Appeals judge, former attorney retires after 40 year career
Philando Castile case: As jury selection begins, what do both sides look for?
Montevideo residents seek to help immigrants
Stingers add upgrades to Taunton
Prep Baseball: Spaulding shuts down Tigers in NLS' 3AA victory
Softball: KMS, BOLD still alive in 3A
Fischer, Obregon, Ackerman place in 8AA tennis tourney
Late goals lift Penguins in Stanley Cup Final opener
Watch: 'Price is Right' contestant loses his mind as he breaks Plinko record
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
Lorenz, Gustafson win Memorial Day 5K
Memorial Day 2017: Willmar, area communities plan cemetery services and more
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Timothy D. Claussen
Donald E. Bjork
Evelyn F. Carlson
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
July 27, 2012
Stolen Camero tops 135 mph in chase from Minnesota to N.D.
FARGO - Law enforcement officials say they are looking for the driver of a stolen vehicle who was involved in a high-speed chase Thursday afternoon that crossed state lines and reached speeds of 135 mph. Sgt. Troy Hischer of the North Dakota State Patrol said he chased a stolen black...
July 27, 2012 - 8:55am
April 12, 2012
Wahpeton, N.D., man to be sentenced in child porn case
FARGO - Federal prosecutors are seeking the harshest possible penalty for a Wahpeton man who will be sentenced today for possessing and receiving...
April 12, 2012 - 9:05am
April 13, 2011
Fergus Falls outlasts Willmar in softball opener
FERGUS FALLS -- Kayliegh Mavis, the No. 9 hitter in the Fergus Falls lineup, had not hit a ball out of the infield in her first three plate appearances against Willmar on Tuesday. But with one out and the bases loaded, Mavis delivered a two-run single and the Otters defeated the Cardinals...
April 13, 2011 - 12:00am
Fergus Falls 'soul collector' accused of attempted murder and assault for trying to cut off neighbors' toes, scalp
January 13, 2011 - 12:50am
November 11, 2010
Willmar man hurt in I-94 accident
FERGUS FALLS -- A Willmar man was injured Wednesday in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near Ashby in Otter Tail County. Jose Sierra, 41, was transported by ambulance to Lake Region Hospital in Fergus Falls for serious but not life-threatening injuries, according to a report...
November 11, 2010 - 12:00am
November 10, 2010
Willmar man injured in accident on I-94
FERGUS FALLS -- A Willmar man suffered serious injuries in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 near Ashby in Otter Tail County at 2:16 p.m. today. Jose Sierra, 41, was transported by ambulance to Lake Region Hospital, Fergus Falls, for serious but not life-threatening injuries,...
November 10, 2010 - 5:18pm
September 30, 2010
Ridgewater rolls past Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS -- Not too many things, it seems, will derail the Ridgewater Express. Despite missing their libero and another middle hitter to minor injuries, the Lady Warriors volleyball team swept Fergus Falls 25-16, 25-18, 25-13 in an MCAC Southern Division match Wednesday. "We...
September 30, 2010 - 12:00am
September 13, 2010
Fergus Falls man accused of assault, firing gun into ground
A Fergus Falls, Minn., man is accused of threatening another man with a loaded gun, according to WDAY-TV. Richard Stavaas, 69, faces charges of second degree assault and reckless discharge of a firearm, the station reports. The incident happened Saturday night at 1005 N. Buse St.,...
September 13, 2010 - 10:38am
March 25, 2010
Authorities are searching for missing Fergus man
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Fergus Falls man. Anthony "Tony" Kjaglien was reported missing...
March 25, 2010 - 10:10am
October 27, 2009
Fergus Falls ice arena plan divides community
The Fergus Falls (Minn.) City Council has committed $4 million to a new ice arena - a project that generated impassioned support, vocal opposition and, more recently, an effort to recall a council member. Supporters say the new arena will ensure the survival of the city's vibrant...
October 27, 2009 - 8:46am
September 9, 2009
Fergus Falls cuts police K9 program in budget cut move
FERGUS FALLS - Fergus Falls is planning out this year's budget and like most Minnesota cities and towns they're walking on pins and needles. Mayor Hal Leland says they're doing everything they can to keep from cutting personnel.
September 9, 2009 - 9:03am
August 4, 2009
Fergus Falls ethanol plant, among others, still facing dire financial situation
FARGO - The U.S.
August 4, 2009 - 8:38am
July 9, 2009
New Fergus Falls law takes roost to allow chicken raising in city
Despite some clucking by concerned neighbors, city dwellers in Fergus Falls, Minn., will soon be able to raise backyard chickens. John Demuth, who suggested the ordinance, was pleased to see the poultry provision pass. He plans to order fertilized eggs this week in hopes of having...
July 9, 2009 - 8:35am
June 17, 2009
Lightning strikes tower at former Regional Treatment Center in Fergus Falls, sets building on fire
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Lightning struck a tower at the former Regional Treatment Center here Tuesday night, setting the building on fire, according to Fergus Falls Fire Chief Mark Hovland. The Fire Department was called about 6:30 p.m.
June 17, 2009 - 10:31am
June 15, 2009
State patrol identifies crash fatal in Fergus Falls accident
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol has identified a Middle River man who died after the pickup he was driving collided head-on with a semi Sunday about three miles north of Fergus Falls. Richard L. Smith, 24, was driving the pickup when it crossed the center line of...
June 15, 2009 - 9:05am