OTC Solid Waste - Proper Battery Disposal Critical to Prevent Fire and Safety Risks

Dave Bishop | Nov 30, 2020 AT 1:34 pm

Proper battery disposal is critical, as the amount of battery powered devices continues to increase, specifically lithium batteries.

MDH Reports 5,801 New COVID-19 Cases on Monday. LRHC Reports 9 COVID Patients Hospitalized

Dave Bishop | Nov 30, 2020 AT 11:12 am

Numbers released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 5,801 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s Cumulative total to 318,763 positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 4,262,806 tests conducted.

"Restaurant Relief" List of Local Restaurants and how you can support them

Steve Hesky | Nov 30, 2020 AT 10:42 am

​In light of the new restaurant & bar restrictions that are in effect through December 18th, GFF will resume publishing an updated list of food service hours and availability on a weekly basis.

From Pop-up to Permanent, Boss Mom's Crafting Debuts Downtown

Steve Hesky | Nov 30, 2020 AT 8:45 am

Greater Fergus Falls (GFF) is pleased to announce that after a successful run of “pop-up” features, Boss Mom’s Crafting is set to open a permanent location in downtown Fergus Falls.

​Governor’s Advisory Council On Climate Change Holds First Meeting

Dave Bishop | Nov 30, 2020 AT 8:37 am

The governor’s Advisory Council on Climate Change holds its first meeting this (Monday) afternoon from noon-to-4:00 p-m.

​Forty Positive COVID-19 Tests Confirmed for Gopher Football

Dave Bishop | Nov 30, 2020 AT 8:33 am

The University of Minnesota Athletics department reported a total of 40 positive COVID-19 tests have now been linked to the Golden Gopher football team since November 19th.

​Albert Lea Shooting Suspect in Custody

Dave Bishop | Nov 30, 2020 AT 7:31 am

A man is in custody in connection to the shooting of a police officer in Albert Lea early Sunday. A shelter in place order was in effect for the area until about 11:00 a-m as officers searched for 21-year-old Devin Wiland.

COVID-19 Numbers Continue to Rise as MDH Reports Another 8,953 New Cases on Sunday

Nov 29, 2020 AT 11:29 am

Numbers released Sunday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate 8,953 new COVID-19 cases bringing Minnesota’s Cumulative total to 312,969 positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 4,219,424 tests conducted.

Mankato Hospital Patient Charged With Threatening Nurse, Officer

Nov 29, 2020 AT 11:20 am

A patient at a Mankato hospital is facing felony charges for an alleged incident involving a nurse and police. Forty-two-year-old Joseph R. Johnson is charged with terroristic threats and assault in Blue Earth County.

14-Year-Old Suspect Jailed in Stabbing of Crookston Teen

Nov 29, 2020 AT 11:19 am

A 14-year-old boy is in custody for stabbing a 16-year-old boy in Crookston early Friday morning.