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Cold air funnels sighted
Ole Oppe Fest dishes up some wings
A rainy Memorial Day
Alexandria Memorial Day program moved inside
Two men injured after plane crash in Lake Minnewaska
8AAA softball: Brainerd knocks Alexandria out of winner's bracket after long delay
Baseball: WCA ends regular season in extra innings
Baseball: B-E takes five-game winning streak into tournament
Baseball: Section seeding is set for area teams
Sports roundup from Thursday, May 21
57 Chevy to kick off Red Willow Arts Coalition concerts
Christians are all equal under God
Faith Lutheran offers Church for Busy People
Alexandria Covenant begins GriefShare series
Former pastor to present worship service concert Sunday, May 24
Engaged - Fraser and Lunneborg
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 20, 201
Wedding - Erickson and Larsen
Engaged - Flynn and Connell
Births - Douglas County Hospital through May 11, 2015
Living her dream: Osakis' Swenstad pursues a passion in the outdoors with no hesitation
Mike Frisch: Keep it simple
Council seeks funding requests from Outdoor Heritage Fund
Fishing opener comes with a quiet bite
Dean Rasmussen, 69
Marvin Buker, 84
Mary Haaland, 85
Donna Rae Pugh, 88
Gary Eastlund, 71
Echo Press Editorial: Are you forgetting something this Memorial Day?
It's Our Turn: Cat, a day in the life
Dog should be under owner’s control
Should keep pet at home
Will USA soon become Humpty Dumpty?
Gardening Tips: Grow your best tomato yet
The best field for new college graduates: agriculture
MN dairy uses wasp larvae to control flies
Ag producers must file for federal crop insurance
Protect your pet
ALP Utilities earns Safety Award of Excellence
Marco recognized for service excellence
North Dakota’s Small Business Person of Year has local connection
Hospice of Douglas County receives honors
OfficeMax invests in teachers, students
Hires and Promotions
On The Street
Rural Perham man in jail after shooting at son with rifle
By Marie Johnson, Perham Focus A Perham man suffered small cuts to his face, and his father is in jail, following a shooting incident in rural Perham on Wednesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has reported that Jeffrey Schultes, 53, of rural Perham, fired a .22 caliber...
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February 26, 2015 - 3:06pm
January 21, 2015
Southwest Minnesota woman to be on ‘Unsolved Mysteries’
By Forum News Service LUVERNE, Minn. — The woman who shared the story of her abandonment as an infant at the back door of a Twin Cities hospital on Christmas Eve 1961 will now share her story on a worldwide platform — the World Wide Web, that is. Last Friday, Tammy Makram...
January 21, 2015 - 8:49am
December 24, 2014
Fergus Falls council member dies in crash after fleeing from police
ELBOW LAKE, Minn. – A Fergus Falls city council member died in a car crash while fleeing Minnesota State Patrol troopers on Monday. The patrol identified the victim as Timothy Rundquist, 52, of Fergus Falls. Rundquist is the assistant Stevens County attorney and a faculty...
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December 24, 2014 - 9:11am
November 14, 2014
News Briefs: Boy, 14, injured in accidental gunshot accident near Wadena
The following is a collection of news briefs from Forum Communication Company newspapers in Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin. MINNESOTA Boy, 14, injured in accidental gunshot accident WADENA, Minn. --- A 14-year-old male was shot near his ear in a handgun accident Thursday...
November 14, 2014 - 8:55am
September 26, 2014
UPDATE Friday: NDSU student’s death ruled a homicide
By Archie Ingersoll and Adrian Glass-Moore, Forum News Service MOORHEAD, Minn. – There are still many questions in the death of Thomas Gregory Bearson, but police got one answer on Thursday. Someone killed him. Who that someone is remains a mystery, said Lt. Tory Jacobson...
September 26, 2014 - 9:10am
September 23, 2014
Pharmacy burglary prompts public warning
The Starbuck and Morris Police Departments are warning the public about very potent prescription medications that were stolen during a pharmacy burglary. One overdose is reportedly connected to the stolen drugs. The Starbuck Police Department responded to a report of a burglary...
September 23, 2014 - 4:49pm
September 22, 2014
NDSU asks for help in search for missing student
By Patrick Springer, Forum News Service North Dakota State University officials are asking the public for information to help locate a missing student. Thomas Greg Bearson, a first-year student from Sartell, Minn., was last seen Saturday morning, Tim Alvarez, NDSU’s vice president...
September 22, 2014 - 10:39am
Wadena girl killed in ATV rollover
By Forum News Service WADENA, Minn. -- A 16-year-old Wadena girl died Monday night from head injuries suffered in an ATV rollover. Christine Kaye Alberts was driving a Polaris Ranger south of Wadena at about 20 mph when she swerved toward the ditch, according Wadena County...
April 22, 2014 - 2:38pm
September 14, 2013
Names released of victims in fatal crash near Henning
The names of two people from Deer Creek who died in a head-on collision Wednesday night west of Henning were released today by the Minnesota State Patrol. They are 34-year-old Sean Campbell and 26-year-old Pamella Whyte Campbell. According to the accident report, Sean Campbell...
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September 14, 2013 - 3:30pm