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May 1, 2017
Crash near Fergus Falls sends woman, child to hospital
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A woman and a child were hospitalized after a crash near Fergus Falls on Monday, May 1, the State Patrol said. Erin Elizabeth...
May 1, 2017 - 10:27pm
April 10, 2017
Monday News Update (4/10)
Welcome to your news update. SEARCH UNDERWAY A massive search is going on in Alexandria for a missing person.
April 10, 2017 - 9:08am
April 9, 2017
Code Red alert still active for possible Battle Lake abduction
BATTLE LAKE—A code red alert is still active for a possible child abduction in Battle Lake. Police sent a text message alert to the area....
April 9, 2017 - 6:09pm
April 8, 2017
Witnesses report possible child abduction in Battle Lake area, police say
BATTLE LAKE—Battle Lake police are looking into a possible child abduction after they responded to witness reports Friday night, April...
April 8, 2017 - 1:24pm
March 12, 2017
Fire heavily damages rural Ottertail home
OTTERTAIL, Minn. — A fire heavily damaged a home here Saturday night, March 11, resulting in officials calling it a complete loss, an Otter...
March 12, 2017 - 4:36pm
January 7, 2017
High School Basketball: Battle Lake edges Pelican Rapids, DGF beats EGF
Moorhead, MN - Class A powerhouse Battle Lake took on Pelican Rapids at Concordia on Saturday. The Battlers came back from a five point halftime...
January 7, 2017 - 7:05pm
August 12, 2016
Michael Spilde is heading to trial
Ottertail County, MN (WDAY TV) - The case of the suspected shooter in a Battle Lake appears to be heading for trial. 48-year-old Michael Spilde...
August 12, 2016 - 6:53pm
July 23, 2016
Battle Lake hosts Sixth Annual Civil War Celebration to remember the places and the people who fought
Battle Lake, MN (WDAY/WDAZ History came alive on Saturday in Battle Lake, as the small town's Civil War Museum hosted its Civil War Celebration....
July 23, 2016 - 10:33pm
July 19, 2016
Girl, 12, hurt when she falls off tube, hit by another passing boat
BATTLE LAKE, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl who had fallen off a tube while it was being towed was injured when she was hit by a passing boat Sunday...
July 19, 2016 - 11:17am
July 13, 2016
Sitting room is no longer available to those visiting mom and pop shops in Battle Lake
Battle Lake, MN (WDAY News) - If you've been to the small town of Battle Lake, Minnesota recently, you may have noticed something missing. After...
July 13, 2016 - 9:03am
July 12, 2016
Business owners and city council members of Battle Lake met to discuss sitting areas
Battle Lake, MN (WDAY News) - Battle Lake had a city council meeting where roughly 35 people showed up to voice their concerns over the new enforcement...
July 12, 2016 - 10:54pm
June 13, 2016
Man who fired a pistol at another outside the Rusty Nail in Battle Lake appeared in court Monday
Battle Lake, MN (WDAY News) - The suspect in a shooting outside a bar in Battle Lake last month appeared in court on Monday. 48 year old Michael...
June 13, 2016 - 10:44pm
May 15, 2016
Shooting suspect faces attempted murder charge, victim in critical condition
UPDATE: The Otter Tail County Jail has released the charges against the suspected shooter in Battle Lake. Michael Spilde, 48, of Battle Lake...
May 15, 2016 - 5:10pm
January 17, 2016
Battle Lake dad loses lawsuit claiming cops kept him from son's birth
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - An Otter Tail County judge dismissed a lawsuit against two Fergus Falls police officers accused of wrongfully detaining...
January 17, 2016 - 7:17pm
August 15, 2015
2015 Women's International Auctioneering Champion calls out bids in Battle Lake
Battle Lake, MN (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - Going once, going twice, sold to the smooth talker from Minnesota. The 2015 Women's International Auctioneering...
August 15, 2015 - 8:56pm