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Becker County Reveals New Jail

With an increase in population size and a need to better serve both inmates and correctional officers, a new jail for Becker County has been in the works since August of 2017. In December,…

Fire At Hillside Apartments in Pelican Rapids

PELICAN RAPIDS, MN -- Fire has heavily damaged the Hillside Apartments in Pelican Rapids. Firefighters from Pelican Rapids and Vergas were called to the fire Monday morning. No one was hurt. The state fire marshal's office is investigating the cause.

LIVE: Unglued Craft Fest

For almost a decade now, Ashley Morken has been the mover and shaker behind one of the region's biggest maker events: the Unglued Craft Fest. It's grown from a small venue to now fill…

Chase, Crash and Arrest From Moorhead Into Fargo

Fargo, N.D. (KFGO) - A Fargo man was arrested after backing a stolen vehicle into a Moorhead police squad and fleeing Moorhead and Fargo authorities early Tuesday morning. The Moorhead Police Department says around 1:30 a.m., an officer spotted…

25 Year Old Murder Case Results In Charges

  MINNEAPOLIS - A businessman is charged with fatally stabbing a Minneapolis woman in 1993 after investigators ran DNA evidence from the murder scene through a genealogy website and obtained his DNA from a discarded napkin. Jerry Westrom is charged…

Former Moorhead School Superintendent Lynne Kovash Dies

MOORHEAD, MINN. (KFGO) - Lynne Kovash, former Moorhead school superintendent, has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer. She was diagnosed with the cancer two years ago and retired in November of 2017. A post by a family member on…