Otter Tail Co. Deputy Allegedly Had Fentanyl In System During Deadly ChaseDeputy Kelly Backman is charged with misconduct by a public officer and driving while intoxicated for the October incident that killed a couple in Fergus Falls.
Alleged Gang Leader From Fergus Falls Accused In Violent Attacks, RobberiesProsecutors said 26-year-old Abbot Aho, of Fergus Falls, is the leader of a criminal gang known as the “Slither Gang” whose members stole from drug dealers and sold the drugs they took.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Special Education Teacher Turns Fish House Into 'Magical' Mini ClassroomTeachers are used to getting creative to make things work for their students, especially during this time of distance learning -- but a special needs teacher from Fergus Falls has really embraced her creative side -- hook, line and sinker!
Bobbie Bishop Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For 2018 Death Of 6-Year-Old BoyCourt documents show that Bishop will now serve her sentence at Shakopee's women-only state prison. She has credit for 689 days served.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: All Criminal, Civil Trials Suspended In State's 4 US District CourtsAll criminal and civil trials in Minnesota’s United States District Courts have been suspended due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Patrol: Jacob Gappa Killed In Crash With Semi Near Fergus FallsA 30-year-old man died Wednesday afternoon after his pickup collided with a semi in west-central Minnesota.
Main Building At Wee Villa Resort Resort Destroyed By FireFire officials say the fire started in an area of the building that was being renovated and might have started from an electrical problem.
Patrol: Wisconsin Semi Driver Killed After Crashing Into Power Pole In Fergus FallsA Wisconsin semi driver died Thursday night in northern Minnesota after crashing into a power pole.
Gov. Walz Heads To Fergus Falls For Annual Governor's Deer OpenerGov. Tim Walz heads to Fergus Falls for the 17th annual Governor's Deer Hunting Opener.
Germany: Der Spiegel Says Star Reporter Made Up MaterialAn award-winning journalist who worked for Der Spiegel, one of Germany's leading news outlets, has left the weekly magazine after evidence emerged that he committed journalistic fraud "on a grand scale" over a number of years, including fabricating a 2017 story about Fergus Falls.
Western Kansas Crash Kills 2 From Minnesota, 1 From KansasAuthorities have identified the three people killed when two tractor-trailers collided head-on in southwest Kansas and caught on fire.
Charges: Sex Offender Kidnapped Woman In Front Of Her Children, Raped Her In Abandoned HomeA northern Minnesota man and convicted sex offender is now charged in a weekend crime spree in which he is accused of abducting a woman at gunpoint from her Fergus Falls home, raping her and leading police on a high-speed chase that ended in gunfire.
Suspect In Fergus Falls Abduction ArrestedA Pelican Rapids man accused of abducting a woman from her home at gunpoint is being held in the Otter Tail County jail on a possible kidnapping charge and other felonies.
Sheriff: Woman Safe, Suspect In Custody After Abduction In Fergus Falls Authorities in northern Minnesota say a woman was reunited with family Sunday after being abducted by a man who led officers on a high-speed chase that ended with gunfire.
Driver Of Vehicle Involved In Fergus Falls Pursuit Still MissingThe driver fled through the city and left the roadway several times to drive through yards in residential areas.