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A Texas day care owner kept children tied to car seats in her closet, police say
Day 1 of William Hoehn trial: Jury picked to decide fate of murder conspiracy suspect
Charges: Co-worker assaults, slashes tires on ND man’s car for not getting ride home
Brine spill contaminates farmland in far northwest North Dakota
North Dakota Senate debates edge closer: Politicians weigh in on impact of Heitkamp-Cramer appearances
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Gophers' P.J. Fleck knows interim Maryland coach well
UND, Idaho State games have come down to the wire
Delaware coach knows the drill in preparing his team for the Fargodome
Vikings bring back defensive tackle Tom Johnson, sign kicker Dan Bailey
Wild's Nate Prosser always fighting for, and winning, roster spots
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Letter: Middle class people are going nowhere in a hurry in the Trump economy
McFeely: Ya got trouble, North Dakota
Letter: What do college students have against crosswalks?
Trygve Olson cartoon: Oil Patch flaring
Commentary: ND's Senate race far from over
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Netflix sets record with 23 Emmys, tying HBO for TV awards
William Elliott Whitmore to play Fargo Brewing Co.
PTFS sets dates for 'Funky Little Christmas' shows in Fargo
Sexton to return to Fargo for Sanctuary show
Anderson Cooper accuses Donald Trump Jr. of 'tweeting lies' with old hurricane photo
North Dakota stockmen take stand on 'lab-grown' meat labeling
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Did safari hunter kill a co-op? Minnesota elevator manager accused of stealing $2 million
North Dakota sales tax collections continue to increase
Prairie Business magazine accepting nominations for '40 under 40'
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American eating habits are changing faster than fast food can keep up
Away from Home: Beijing, China
Veeder: Love and seasons
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Hager Promoted to Lieutenant Colonel, selected to Command
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September 3, 2018
McFeely: Proposed Star Lake casino dead after three years of fighting
The rallying cry of those opposed to a casino on Star Lake in Minnesota's Otter Tail County proved to be correct. It wasn't a done deal. "It's...
September 3, 2018 - 12:55pm
October 22, 2017
Missing Dent man found, sheriff's office reports
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - A Dent, Minnesota, man has been found after being reported missing for several days, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office announced Sunday, Oct. 22. Family of Paul Baker, 51, 34723 County Highway 35, said he was at a friend's home and was not in any danger,...
October 22, 2017 - 7:43pm
October 21, 2017
Man reported missing in Otter Tail County
DENT, Minn. - The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who has been missing since Tuesday, Oct....
October 21, 2017 - 3:22pm
September 22, 2017
Fargo woman badly injured when car strikes horse in roadway
DENT, Minn. -- A Fargo woman suffered serious injuries early Friday, Sept, 22, when the car she was driving struck a horse in the roadway near...
September 22, 2017 - 8:33am
June 1, 2017
Wanted man eludes authorities near Dent
DENT, Minn. — A 25-year-old man with an arrest warrant led a sheriff's deputy on a foot chase near here and ultimately eluded authorities...
June 1, 2017 - 6:39pm
Underwood man accused of firing 20-gauge shotgun into home near Dent
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. — A 35-year-old man was arrested Wednesday, May 31, for allegedly firing a gun into a home near Dent. About 1...
June 1, 2017 - 6:35pm
March 29, 2017
Authorities rescue another ice fisherman, this time in Otter Tail County
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. — A 69-year-old fisherman suffered hypothermia Wednesday, March 29, after falling through the ice on West Silent...
March 29, 2017 - 3:39pm
October 2, 2016
Minnesota man claims $115K jackpot for ticket sold in Perham
DENT, Minn. - “I expected to win someday,” said Gerrit Wierbos as he happily claimed a Northstar Cash jackpot worth $114,577. “Why not?...
October 2, 2016 - 12:28pm
September 25, 2015
White Earth Nation to build casino on Star Lake in Otter Tail County
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. – The White Earth Nation said Friday that it plans to build a casino on the shore of Star Lake in Otter Tail County, though not all residents in the out-of-the-way neighborhood are excited by the news.
September 25, 2015 - 7:38pm
June 13, 2015
East Silent Lake Resort celebrates its centennial this summer
DENT, Minn. — John Hagaman of Alexandria, Va., has visited East Silent Lake Resort 70 miles southeast of Fargo every summer since 1971. The...
June 13, 2015 - 2:00am
May 30, 2015
State Patrol investigating injury crash near Dent, Minn.
DENT, Minn.—The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating an injury crash that occurred about 3:12 p.m. Saturday on Highway 108 west of Dent. The crash was described as a rear-end type collision. One of the drivers was identified as Richard M. Swanson, 68, of Dent. The identity...
May 30, 2015 - 4:21pm
May 12, 2015
Perham-Dent voters turn down school bond issue
PERHAM, Minn.—Perham-Dent School District voters turned down a $58.3 million school bond referendum Tuesday. In unofficial results, the issue lost with 1,771 or 44 percent of voters casting their ballots for the measure, and 2,273 or 56 percent voting against it, the district's...
May 12, 2015 - 10:11pm
April 27, 2015
Woman accused of running over boy on ATV makes court appearance
DENT, Minn. – The woman accused of running over a six-year-old boy with an ATV made her first court appearance Monday. Abigail Feist of...
April 27, 2015 - 5:45pm
March 17, 2015
Family wants further charges for ATV driver who hit 6-year-old, fled
DENT, Minn. - A family here is looking for answers after their son was allegedly run over by a person on a four wheeler who drove off without...
March 17, 2015 - 10:17pm
March 1, 2015
2 injured in I-94 crash near Fergus Falls
Two people were injured in a rear-end collision on Interstate 94 near Fergus Fall, Minn., this morning, the State Patrol said. Driver Kay A. Sagvold, 71, West Fargo, and her passenger Karen J. Schultz, 69, Fargo, suffered non-life-threatening injuries. Two others involved...
March 1, 2015 - 3:46pm