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Stories with place: Fergus Falls
  • new storyCounties try local approach to resolving water runoff fight 
    Updated: May-22-15 9:33 am

    FERGUS FALLS, Minnesota - As Minnesota moves toward tougher enforcement of buffer strips intended to keep farm runoff from fouling streams and lakes, Otter Tail and other counties are showing how a less confrontational approach can work.

  • California man drowns in northwestern Minnesota lake 
    Updated: May-16-15 1:58 pm

    FERGUS FALLS, Minnesota - Authorities say they've recovered the body of a California man who fell out of a boat and drowned on Jewett Lake near Fergus Falls in northwestern Minnesota.