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Otter Tail Announces CEO Resignation

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


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Woman Accused In Texting Crash Pleads Guilty

A Minnesota woman accused of texting while driving before a fatal crash has pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide.


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Dayton Jobs Tour Heads To Winona

Gov. Mark Dayton is bringing his statewide jobs tour to southeastern Minnesota.


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Dayton Launches Jobs Tour In Fergus Falls

Gov. Mark Dayton begins a statewide jobs tour in Fergus Falls on Wednesday.


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Shutdown Over, Dayton To ‘Do What I Can’ On Jobs

Gov. Mark Dayton starts a statewide jobs tour next week hoping to build a legacy as a jobs governor, with last month’s government shutdown behind him.


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Minn. Woman Accused Of Kicking Police Officers

A Fergus Falls woman is under arrest after she allegedly kicked police officers.


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Minnesota Boy, 9, Shoots Out Squad Car’s Window

A 9-year-old Fergus Falls boy who was shooting his pellet gun picked the wrong target this week — the window of an occupied police squad car.



Goose With Blow Dart In Head Eludes Capture

Fergus Falls police have been fielding calls about a live Canadian goose that has a blow dart in its head.


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Fergus Falls Man Found Dead In Tractor

Authorities have found the body of a Fergus Falls man inside a tractor left running in a field early Thursday.


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Minn. Man Accused Of Attacking Mom With Machete

James Howard, 46, is charged with murder and assault. He told paramedics he intended to kill his mother, Barbara Howard, to end her suffering from cancer and diabetes.



Nursing Assistant Accused Of Stealing Pain Patches

A nursing assistant is accused of stealing pain patches from patients at a Fergus Falls nursing home.


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29 People Take Citizenship Oath In Fergus Falls

Twenty-nine people from 18 counties are brand new U.S citizens after taking the Oath of Allegiance in Fergus Falls.


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Minn. Man Gets 4 Months For Underwear Thefts

A Fergus Falls man accused of stealing thongs and other articles of women’s underwear over a period of a year has been convicted on burglary and stalking charges.


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NE Ethanol Company To Acquire Plant In MN

An Omaha-based company says a bankruptcy court has accepted its bid to acquire an ethanol plant from Otter Tail Ag Enterprises near Fergus Falls, Minn.


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Ponemah Drunk Driver Gets 2 Years For Manslaughter

A 62-year-old Ponemah man will serve two years in prison for a drunken driving accident in 2009 that killed his passenger.


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Minn. Firefighter Accused In S.D. Of Sex Crime

A 42-year-old Minnesota firefighter is accused of using Facebook to proposition a 14-year-old South Dakota girl.


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‘Soul Collector’ Accused Of Trying To Cut Off Man’s Toes

A man calling himself a “soul collector” and a “medicine man” is accused of trying to cut off his neighbor’s toes and scalp him in Fergus Falls.


Two MN Servicemen Killed in Afghanistan

Roadside bombs in Afghanistan have claimed the lives of two servicemen with Minnesota ties.