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Officers respond to shooting in Audubon
Otter Tail County first in state to raise tobacco purchasing age
Vergas man sentenced for injury crash
Perham man sentenced for assault
Sheriff's Report: Close to $3,000 in items taken from storage locker
Otters down Laker girls in hockey opener
Perham marches on with 48-17 victory over Two Harbors
Video preview: Perham ready to face Two Harbors in Class AAA Tournament
Otter Tail County to host 2019 Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener
Perham boys win second straight with a statement
Josephine Elizabeth Petru
Maxine June Mittag
Lakeshore real estate market up, down in town
New car and pet wash in Perham is a first for LAC
MNsure open enrollment begins with new software
Mall of America has splashy plans for water park upgrade; nonprofit financing proposed
AgweekTV: 70th Harvest
She grew up protesting outside abortion clinics. Now, she performs them at North Dakota’s only clinic.
Cool weather fails to drive off Harvest Fest crowd
Lions scholarship deadline Nov. 15
Family, friends pay tribute to Hawley grad who died unexpectedly
Traveling, broke and hungry: An inside look at what homelessness is like in Detroit Lakes
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 will make it more difficult for young adults to quit smoking
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 is a policy designed to fail
I got my first deer 50 years after military training
Ask a Trooper: Is my ride too low?
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness lights up the space around us
Perham Area calendar
Solo show about Walt Whitman explores male relationships: Cultural Center to host 'Leaves of Grass -- Illuminated" on Nov. 3
Perham Area calendar
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg has lost 120 pounds to gain freedom from type 2 diabetes
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
Officers respond to shooting in Audubon
August 20, 2018
Interactive "Painters, Inkers, and Tattoo Lines" exhibit open
The Cultural Center welcomes all to "Painters, Inkers, and Tattoo Lines," a unique graphic arts exhibit that is fun and interactive. On display is the work of Fargo printmaker Troy Becker, St. Cloud painter Adam Spaeth, and painters Avery and Amy Nubson of Fargo. This show also features...
August 20, 2018 - 9:57am
August 3, 2018
Photo Gallery: WE Fest 2018
Click the slider arrows above to for images from WE Fest 2018! More WE Fest coverage here!
August 3, 2018 - 12:48pm
July 30, 2018
WE Fest acts strike gold with pop, rap stars
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — When Florida Georgia Line headlines Friday night, Aug. 3, at the three-day country music event WE Fest, the duo...
July 30, 2018 - 4:42pm
July 19, 2018
Art of the Lakes Studio Tour will draw art lovers to west central Minnesota
The public is invited to meet 56 artists at 24 stops on Art of the Lakes Association's 18th Annual Studio Tour, on July 20 — 22. Many of...
July 19, 2018 - 1:52pm
July 11, 2018
Perham area calendar - July 12 Edition
Friday, July 13 Relay for Life of Otter Tail County Perham: Perham High School Track. Contact Lisa Peterson 346-4747. Saturday, July 14 Dent Daze
July 11, 2018 - 1:26pm
July 3, 2018
Perham area calendar - July 5 Edition
Wednesday, July 12 Freedom of the Pen Detroit Lakes: Detroit Lakes Christian Women's Club. Wednesday, July 11 from Noon to 1:30 p.m. Holiday Inn of Detroit Lakes. Highway 10 East. Luncheon Cost: $12.50. Reservations by Sunday, July 8. Call Norma at 846-1977, Esther at 847-5443 or...
July 3, 2018 - 11:28am
July 1, 2018
Cultural Center hosts string band for community history dance celebration
The Cultural Center in New York Mills, in conjunction with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, presents an "old time" dance in honor of the county's 150th anniversary year. This free event starts at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 7. Live music for the dance is played by the Red Herring...
July 1, 2018 - 11:16am
Exhibition showcases regional and local artists
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is holding the last week of the Adult Regional Show, which closes on Friday, June 29. The show highlights the works of local and regional artists. Artists from around Otter Tail County, the Lakes Region Art Council's 9-county Region 4, and as...
July 1, 2018 - 10:13am
June 14, 2018
Different generations of art talent to be shown
The artwork of three members of the Irvine family will be on display beginning Wednesday at the Perham Center for the Arts The show was inspired...
June 14, 2018 - 9:57am
June 2, 2018
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
The Ottertail Business and Community Association is presenting the 2018 Summer in Ottertail City Park Music Series. The schedule is as follows: • June 5 - Flashbacks • June 19 - Elvis Presley music • July 10 - Blue Wolf • July 24 - Slew Foot Family Band • Aug. 7 - Greg Tiburzi...
June 2, 2018 - 8:25am
May 19, 2018
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
The Fergus Falls Funtastics Theatre Troupe are as surprised as anyone: their hugely successful melodrama dinner theater returns this summer to the Otter Tail Lake area. More than 3,000 patrons made the summer melodrama dinner show a top regional attraction since 2015. But that destination...
May 19, 2018 - 8:55am
May 13, 2018
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
The Brewery Comedy Show, produced by Herron Entertainment, will perform a comedy show at Disgruntled Brewery in Perham Wednesday, May 16, beginning at 8 p.m. The comedy show will feature several comics such as Lance Weiss, James Myers, Gianmarco Sores, Josh Accardo, Chris Griggs and...
May 13, 2018 - 9:06am
April 27, 2018
Perham: The Musical
A musical production group venturing through Otter Tail County made a stop in Perham Saturday to hear stories near and dear to the area residents....
April 27, 2018 - 9:23am
April 26, 2018
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
The Red River Valley Veterans Concert band will perform two concerts Thursday, May 3. The first convert will be held at Perham Living at 7 p.m....
April 26, 2018 - 9:06am
April 18, 2018
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
The Cultural Center rounds out an eclectic spring performance season with events at two locations in New York Mills on Saturday, April 21. Climb Theatre, with the support of the Cultural Center and Backwoods BBQ, offers an afternoon of fun for the whole family! Starting with Bingo...
April 18, 2018 - 8:01am