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Around the Arts, October 15
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
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May 16, 2015
California man drowns in Jewett Lake, near Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 59-year-old California man drowned Friday night in Jewett Lake, about 10 miles north of Fergus Falls, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. The sheriff’s office responded to a report of a person who had fallen out of a boat on the south...
May 16, 2015 - 12:36pm
May 1, 2015
GOLF: Bemidji boys ninth after day one at Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS — Matt Gregg’s 71 is leading the Bemidji High School boys golf team as the Lumberjacks are ninth out of 11 teams after day one of the Fergus Falls Invitational. Bemidji shot a team score of 324, 22 shots behind invite leaders Alexandria and Eden Prairie. After Gregg,...
May 1, 2015 - 11:10pm
April 24, 2015
Man loses arm at Fergus Falls industrial plant
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 38-year-old employee at Northern Contours in Fergus Falls had his right arm ripped from his body around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The arm got entangled in a moving industrial router at the Northern Contours thermofoil plant, according to CEO Larry Skow. “This...
April 24, 2015 - 9:24am
March 19, 2015
Alcohol a factor in fatal Fergus Falls crash
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- One person is dead after a two-car crash in Fergus Falls Wednesday, and authorities say alcohol was a factor. The crash, at the intersection of Brenvei Drive and County Road 1 between Hoot Lake and Wright Lake, happened at about 10:15 p.m. and involved two...
March 19, 2015 - 6:50pm
January 20, 2015
Fergus Falls man cited for DWI after driving into lake
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- One man was arrested for drunken driving after driving into Otter Tail Lake on Saturday night. According to police, about 9 p.m. Saturday, Fergus Falls resident Taylor Ray Perala drove into open water on Otter Tail Lake, about 20 miles north and east of...
January 20, 2015 - 9:09am
January 15, 2015
Jury acquits Pelican Rapids man accused of sex assault of 12-year-old
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A 21-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl has been acquitted of two felony charges in Otter Tail County. Joseph Daniel Anderson, of Pelican Rapids, was released from custody Tuesday, the same day a jury found him not guilty of...
January 15, 2015 - 7:53am
January 14, 2015
Chase hits 125 mph on Interstate 94 in Fergus Falls, Patrol says
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 45-mile chase with speeds up to 125 mph on Interstate 94 ended in Fergus Falls late Friday evening. Boon Vang, 28, of Minneapolis, was finally stopped with tire disabling devices. Vang was heading west on I-94 at about 10:30 p.m. Friday when a Minnesota...
January 14, 2015 - 8:48am
December 26, 2014
Fergus Falls council member in fatal chase was called ‘great’ public servant
By Barry Amundson Forum News Service FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- The high speed chase that left a Fergus Falls City Council member and Minnesota...
December 26, 2014 - 10:08am
December 23, 2014
UPDATED: Fleeing motorist killed in Otter Tail County identified as Fergus Falls City Council member
FERGUS FALLS, MN - The person killed following an 11 mile police chase in Otter Tail County has been identified as Fergus Falls City Council member Timothy Rundquist. It happened just after 5:00 p.m. Monday on Highway 54 near Elbow Lake and Interstate 94. The state patrol...
December 23, 2014 - 10:44am
August 29, 2014
Fergus Falls police say woman who reported threats may have been hallucinating
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A woman who triggered a police standoff after reporting a man threatening her with a gun in her home may have been hallucinating, a Fergus Falls police said Thursday. Witnesses who spoke with the woman before the standoff told police she “was experiencing...
August 29, 2014 - 9:47am
June 27, 2014
Man drowns in Otter Tail County boating accident
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said a fishing boat capsized near here Wednesday, drowning one man and forcing the other to swim for shore. Otter Tail Deputy Jim Iverson said deputies responded at about 1:20 p.m. Wednesday to a report of...
June 27, 2014 - 8:36am
May 9, 2014
Ex-Mille Lacs County deputy gets 33 years for child sex crimes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A former Mille Lacs County deputy received a 33-year prison sentence Thursday for sexually assaulting children on fishing trips in Otter Tail County.
May 9, 2014 - 10:52am
March 10, 2014
Fire breaks out at Fergus Falls ethanol plant
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Fire crews responded late Monday afternoon to a fire at an ethanol plant in Fergus Falls. The Fergus Falls Fire...
March 10, 2014 - 7:45pm
February 7, 2014
Man accused of killing nephew near Fergus Falls returned to Minnesota
Forum News Service FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – Michael Alan Burris, who is accused of killing his nephew over a drug debt, has been returned to Otter Tail County to face murder charges. The 65-year-old was returned to Minnesota on a governor’s warrant and...
February 7, 2014 - 9:06pm
November 1, 2013
Minn. man dies in stolen car chase
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. (AP) — The driver of a car reported stolen in Fergus Falls is dead after crashing during a police chase in western Minnesota. A Becker County sheriff's officer spotted the car early Friday and started to chase it. The stolen vehicle sped up, lost control...
November 1, 2013 - 1:59pm