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Basketball scores from Friday, Dec. 15
Boys basketball: Lakers run winning streak to five games
Blizzard hockey: Alexandria runs December winning streak to five games
Girls basketball: Second half propels Knights past Hancock
Girls basketball: Chargers back above .500 after beating Henning
A space for young learners: Library exhibit combines science and art
One page at a time: Library can help you through the holidays
Alexandria Area Community Calendar
Donors can swap books for wine
A family affair: Three generations of women keep salon growing
Serving up 'real food'
Helping African firefighters
Cross-country bicyclist to stop in Alexandria
From the stand: Adjusting to late season
New northern pike regulations coming in 2018
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Mike Frisch: Icing winter walleyes
Local hunters keep an eye on CWD developments
Monica Mary Baltes
Lou B. Geris
Kenneth "Fritz" Roy Dahlke
Herbert Nicholas Botzet
Elda Evelyn Lindquist
LETTER: Community works together to help those in need
LETTER: An onslaught against Christian values
LETTER: Fascism came from the far right, not left
EDITORIAL: Help put our lakes on low-salt diet
LETTER: Disgusted with comments about transgenders
Extension schedules land rent meeting for farmers, landowners
Managing boxelder bugs as the cold sets in
Step away from that pruning saw!
Going far with 4-H horses
County crafting buffer compliance rules
Pelican Lake wind turbine canceled by power co-op
Seeking top young professionals
ATCC Foundation honors 2017 philanthropists
On The Street
Bello Cucina abruptly closes doors for good
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December 7, 2017
BCA says prosecutor, lawyer wife die in apparent murder-suicide in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The bodies of two recently divorced attorneys were discovered in an apartment in Fergus Falls late Wednesday, Dec. 6,...
December 7, 2017 - 6:56pm
November 8, 2017
Man sentenced in heroin overdose case
An Alexandria man who was accused of supplying heroin that resulted in an overdose that nearly killed a woman in Fergus Falls was sentenced Nov....
November 8, 2017 - 12:10pm
November 7, 2017
UPDATED: 2 Minnesota Target stores closing
HASTINGS, Minn. — One of Hastings’ largest retailers is closing and it appears to be among a few in the region destined to shutter. The Target...
November 7, 2017 - 11:08am
November 3, 2017
Fergus Falls man involved in deadly northwest ND crash
One person was killed on Friday afternoon in a crash 4 miles west of Arnegard on Highway 85. Duane Lindgren, 64, of Fergus Falls, Minn., was...
November 3, 2017 - 8:20pm
October 23, 2017
Summit to showcase young, regional companies
Founders of companies that are less than three years old and located in 39 western counties of Minnesota — including Douglas County — are invited to apply to showcase their company at the Inaugural MNwest Entrepreneur Summit in Fergus Falls on Tuesday, Nov. 7 Companies...
October 23, 2017 - 6:35am
October 11, 2017
Missing Fergus Falls woman found in St. Paul
FERGUS FALLS — The family of a missing vulnerable adult from Fergus Falls says their prayers have been answered. Twenty-seven-year old Shaylia...
October 11, 2017 - 6:29am
September 14, 2017
Leaving a mark: Iconic Fergus Falls artist Charles Beck dies at 94
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Charles Beck didn't leave his mark on the landscape. Rather, he made his imprint by capturing the rolling hills, plowed...
September 14, 2017 - 10:36am
August 27, 2017
Search continues for man missing at West Battle Lake
WEST BATTLE LAKE, Minn. - Authorities are still searching Sunday, Aug. 27, for a man who was reported missing after riding a personal watercraft on West Battle Lake, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported. About 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, the sheriff's office received a report...
August 27, 2017 - 3:47pm
July 16, 2017
Fergus Falls man held for terrorizing following armed standoff
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—A 27-year-old man is in custody following a 2½-hour standoff with police during which he barricaded himself in his...
July 16, 2017 - 4:21pm
May 12, 2017
Covering the miles with a smile
On Saturday, May 20, I will be running my 10th half-marathon. My husband, Al, and I started running about seven years ago and since that time,...
May 12, 2017 - 7:32am
April 28, 2017
Fergus Falls dealership overcharged hundreds of Minnesota police agencies for vehicle extras
MOORHEAD — Law enforcement agencies are checking invoices and inspecting their vehicles following a report that a Fergus Falls auto dealership...
April 28, 2017 - 8:38pm
April 9, 2017
No one injured in train derailment west of Fergus Falls Sunday morning
FERGUS FALLS - No one was injured when a train derailed west of Fergus Falls early Sunday morning, officials said. The Otter Tail County Dispatch...
April 9, 2017 - 2:23pm
March 10, 2017
Escaped Fergus Falls prisoner found by Fargo mall
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An inmate who walked away from an Otter Tail County Jail work crew almost a month ago has been caught in the area of the...
March 10, 2017 - 5:36pm
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