Chocolate making: From bean to bar

Chocolate making: From bean to bar

Good chocolate is like wine, according to local chocolate makers Josh and Kristin Mohagen. The couple started their business, Terroir Chocolates, in 2013. The name ... Read more | Add your comment

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5 shot at Minneapolis protest

MINNEAPOLIS — Five people were shot late Monday night near the site of an ongoing protest over the fatal shooting of a black man by ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Sexual predator receives 12-year sentence in prison  | Add your comment
  2. Author to sign books  | Add your comment
  3. Stella’s owners bringing Rusty Nail restaurant back to Battle Lake  | Add your comment

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Fallout 4: Video Game Review

‘War, war slightly changes’ Fallout 4 from Bethesda Softworks isn’t a revelation of a game. It doesn’t break down barriers or set a new precedent ... View

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Perham approves school funds

PERHAM —  Voters approved a $45.27 million bond issue Tuesday to build a new High School and improve existing classrooms in the Perham-Dent Public Schools ... Read more | Add your comment

Lake & Home Magazine has new owner

Lake & Home Magazine has a new owner. Fergus Falls resident Ben Underwood sold the magazine to Kip Johnson of Moorhead. Johnson leads Compass Media ... Read more | Add your comment

Enforcement effort planned through New Year’s weekend

ST. PAUL (FNS) — More than 300 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will be working overtime this holiday season to try to prevent drunken driving. The ... Read more | Add your comment

District court to get e-filing upgrade in December

People working the Otter Tail County District Court will receive an upgrade to services in December. On Dec. 8, the eCourtMN project covering eFiling and ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Foster care and adoption meeting slated  | Add your comment
  2. Apartment door heavily damaged  | Add your comment
  3. Handgun, safe stolen from Dalton home  | Add your comment
  4. No Daily Journal on Thanksgiving  | Add your comment
  5. Africa Missionary to speak at YMCA Sunday  | Add your comment
  6. Cooperative ministry to explore questions  | Add your comment
  7. Salvation Army Thanksgiving  | Add your comment
  8. Successfully plan your holiday escape  | Add your comment
  9. Mom accused of hiding Lakeville sisters  | Add your comment
  10. Pharm Country  | Add your comment
  11. Scholarships awarded by local foundation  | Add your comment

State & Regional

Sisters missing since 2013 found east of Herman

HERMAN — Two Lakeville sisters reported missing since April 2013 were found by authorities at the White Horse Ranch east of Herman Wednesday evening, according ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Little Falls watches sister city  | Add your comment
  2. Incomes, poverty level stagnant in Central Minnesota  | Add your comment
  3. Mills announces preparations for possible 2016 run  | Add your comment
  4. Willmar girl with cancer meets Carrie Underwood  | Add your comment


Otters lasso Cowboys

Otters lasso Cowboys

BRECKENRIDGE — The Fergus Falls boys basketball team hit the road Tuesday for their season opener against the Breckenridge Cowboys. After struggling to get their ... Read more  | Add your comment

  1. Rothsay boys fall on last second shot 52-50  | Add your comment
  2. Plantar fascia injuries treatable  | Add your comment
  3. Underwood, Hillcrest land players on All-State football team  | Add your comment

Crime, Courts & Emergencies

Sisters missing since 2013 found east of Herman

HERMAN — Two Lakeville sisters reported missing since April 2013 were found by authorities at the White Horse Ranch east of Herman Wednesday evening, according ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Perham man arrested after stealing car, leading deputies on a high-speed chase  | Add your comment
  2. Wadena woman pleads guilty to May drunken driving crash  | Add your comment
  3. Drowning lawsuit settled out of court  | Add your comment


Kenneth Kronemann

Kenneth Arnold James Kronemann, 91, of Fergus Falls, died on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, at the Minnesota State Veterans Home. The visitation will be 4-6 ... Read more | Add your comment

  1. Vernon Nundahl  | Add your comment
  2. Otto Fredrich Kratzke, 1926-2015  | Add your comment
  3. Katherine Jimmerson, 1925-2015  | Add your comment

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It’s just smart tax policy

Imagine being a king. Not only do you rule and protect, you have to make sure you have ample revenue to fund the royal government. ... Read more | Add your comment


Rosengren legacy benefits students

The name Rosengren is special to 15 recipients of the Chester G. and Jon Rosengren Scholarship ... Read more | Add your comment

Letters to the Editor

Trump shows why he isn’t qualified

The latest statements by Donald Trump that he would require all Muslims to register should be enough to tell everyone that this guy is to ... Read more | Add your comment

Hot Issues

Local DWI, DUI patrols set to increase: Drug impaired driving a focus for law enforcement

Otter Tail County will see an increase in DWI patrols until Labor Day starting Friday for the Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over initiative from ... Read more | Add your comment