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Fergus Falls Band, Sen. Klobuchar Part Of Inauguration

The temperature in Washington, D.C. for the president’s inauguration was a far more pleasant 41 degrees at the time of Obama’s swearing in.

01/21/2013

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Fergus Falls HS Band Performing For Obama’s Inauguration

One Minnesota band is getting ready to march its way to Washington D.C. for the presidential inauguration.

01/16/2013

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Patrol Re-Opens I-94 Between Alexandria, Fergus Falls

Extremely icy conditions had closed a significant section of westbound Interstate 94 Friday night in northwestern Minnesota, the State Patrol said.

01/11/2013

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2 Dogs Shot Dead In West-Central Minnesota

Two dogs have been found shot to death in west-central Minnesota.

11/28/2012

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Police Investigate After Violent Threat Made At Wal-Mart

A Fergus Falls Wal-Mart was evacuated Saturday after someone made a threat to hurt employees and customers of the store.

11/04/2012

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Fergus Falls Man, 27, Arrested In Overdose Death

A 27-year-old Fergus Falls man has been arrested in the overdose death of a 23-year-old man, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.

10/16/2012

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Fergus Falls Mulls Deer Hunt In City

Leaders in Fergus Falls are considering a limited deer hunt on some city-owned land after a spate of car-deer accidents in the city limits.

08/06/2012

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Fans Plan To Hug Historic Minn. Mental Hospital

Time is running out for the old state mental hospital in Fergus Falls, a huge wedding cake of a building originally constructed to bring light and air into psychiatric wards.

07/13/2012

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1 Killed, 1 Hurt In Northwestern MN Tractor Accident

A 53-year-old man was killed and an 8-year-old girl suffered minor injuries in a tractor accident on Sunday in northwestern Minnesota, authorities said.

07/02/2012

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Apartment Fire Kills 1 In Fergus Falls

A 62-year-old woman died Tuesday as the result of a fire at an apartment complex in Fergus Falls, authorities said.

06/28/2012

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2 Ejected, Killed In Crash Near Fergus Falls

Two people were killed in a single-car crash just south of Fergus Falls Friday evening. Otter Tail County authorities say the crash happened on the 16000 block of 215th Avenue at about 9 p.m.

06/23/2012

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‘Bear’ The Dog Needs Surgery To Run Again

A local man is hoping to give a shelter dog a new home and a better quality of life.

04/23/2012

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Police: 2 Farms In Otter Tail Co. Sustain ‘Tornado Type’ Damage

The storms that dropped hail and seemed to create cold-weather funnels Saturday damaged two farms near Fergus Falls, authorities said.

04/21/2012

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Minn. GOP Endorses Byberg To Challenge Peterson

The state Republican party has endorsed Lee Byberg to challenge longtime Democratic U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson in the 7th District.

03/31/2012

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Prep Blog: Previewing The State Girls Basketball Tournament

There will be plenty of familiar faces at the Target Center this week for the Girls State High School Basketball Tournament. Hopkins, DeLaSalle, Braham and Maranatha Christian Academy are all back to defend titles in their classes.

03/13/2012

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State Sen. Hoffman To Challenge Collin Peterson

A Republican state senator says she’ll run for Congress against Democrat Collin Peterson.

02/24/2012

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Woman Sentenced For Stealing $300K From Schools

A 44-year-old woman from Chokio, Minn., was sentenced to 18 months in prison in Fergus Falls Federal Court on Thursday for stealing $300,000 from the school district she worked for over a 12-year period.

02/09/2012

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Missing Nativity Goat Found After 25 Days

A goat that went on the lam from a Minnesota nativity scene on Christmas Eve has been found safe.

01/20/2012

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Reward Offered For Missing Nativity Scene Goat

A reward has been announced in hopes of finding a missing goat in Fergus Falls.

01/16/2012

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Authorities: Fergus Falls Man With Dementia Missing

An 88-year-old Fergus Falls man with dementia has been reported missing in Fergus Falls Friday.

11/11/2011

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Man Dies After Falling From Party Bus In Minn.

A Pelican Rapids man has died from injuries suffered when he fell off a party bus over Halloween weekend.

11/09/2011

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Fergus Falls Hunter Attacked By Buck

A hunter from Fergus Falls will have a story to tell at deer camp for years to come.

11/09/2011

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Minn. Man, 71, Found Dead In Slough

Otter Tail County authorities are investigating the death of a rural Fergus Falls man whose body was found in a slough.

09/28/2011

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Man Indicted In Mother’s Machete Death

A 47-year-old man now faces a first-degree murder indictment for a machete attack on his mother in their western Minnesota home.

09/23/2011

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Otter Tail Announces CEO Resignation

Otter Tail Corp. says John Erickson has resigned as president and CEO.

09/08/2011

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