Ryan Howard

Ryan Howard is a reporter for the Daily Journal. He primarily covers city news and crime. Ryan started working at the Journal in January 2010, after graduating in May 2009 from Northwestern College in Roseville, Minn. with a degree in journalism. He is married to college sweetheart Kim. Ryan can be reached by e-mail (see above) or by calling 218-739-7029.

Under budget and ahead of schedule

Under budget and ahead of schedule

Things are moving along well in the construction of the new Fergus Falls police station — so well, in fact, that the construction is about ... Read more

Council voting to adjust charter

The Oct. 15 Fergus Falls City Council meeting will include a public hearing on changes to the city charter. Though the commission had considered making ... Read more

Ready to fight fires

Ready to fight fires

Mayor Hal Leland swore in new firefighters, including (not in order) Dan Gaines, Michael Bare, Jordan Bach, Christopher Harig and Jeff McKeever, during the badge ... Read more

Grass fire caused by garbage burn

A 48-year-old New York Mills woman was cited Wednesday after a garbage fire she started spread to about 40 acres of grassland, law enforcement reported. ... Read more