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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
January 13, 2017
Woman hurt in car-semi crash in Deer Creek
A Henning woman was hurt in an accident involving a semi-truck just after noon on Thursday. Jenna Rae Zerr, age 20, was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Lumina on Highway 50 in Deer Creek, the Minnesota State Patrol reports, when she attempted to make a left-hand turn onto Highway 29, turning...
January 13, 2017 - 9:24am
January 11, 2017
Verndale 18-year-old hurt in crash
An 18-year-old from Verndale was hurt in a two-car crash on Highway 10 yesterday. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report, Kaitlynn Marie Swank suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the accident.
January 11, 2017 - 10:53am
Vergas man injured in collision with semi
A man was injured in a collision between a semi-truck and an SUV north of Vergas Tuesday. Marshall Aaron Rach, age 37, of Vergas, was taken to Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes after the crash, where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries, the Minnesota...
January 11, 2017 - 10:38am
January 10, 2017
Be careful out there: Snowy, slippery roads a hazard today
There have been multiple reports this morning of vehicles stalling and sliding into the ditch as drivers contend with blustery, slippery, snowy...
January 10, 2017 - 9:58am
January 9, 2017
Three hurt in Highway 10 rollover near NY Mills
Three people were injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 just east of New York Mills early this morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Matthew Brian Mollohan, age 42, of Henning, had just turned westbound on Highway 10 off of Otter Tail County Road 76 in Newton Township...
January 9, 2017 - 4:32pm
Injuries reported in pickup-van crash in Detroit Lakes
Three people were injured in a crash at Highway 10 and County Road 54 (the Hidden Hills Road) Friday afternoon. According to the State Patrol, a 1998 Chevy van driven by Michael Bergh, 34, of Lake Park, was westbound on Highway 10 heading into Detroit Lakes. The van was behind a 2012...
January 9, 2017 - 8:29am
January 5, 2017
Four hurt in two-vehicle crash in Perham Township
Four people were injured in a two-vehicle accident in Perham Township on Tuesday. A 2006 Ford LGT driven by Ronald James Carrlson, age 54, was traveling westbound on Highway 108 when it was struck by a Ford 150 traveling northbound down 410th Avenue, according to a Minnesota State...
January 5, 2017 - 3:40pm
Car starts on fire on Highway 10 near Perham
A car started on fire on Highway 10 just west of Perham yesterday. Perham Fire Chief Mark Schmidt said there were no injuries in the incident....
January 5, 2017 - 9:16am
January 4, 2017
4 injured in Otter Tail County rollover
Four people were injured in a rollover accident west of Henning in Otter Tail County about 2:11 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, near the intersection of Highway 108 and County Road 16, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Sarah M. Herron, 33, New York Mills, was southbound on Highway 108 toward...
January 4, 2017 - 8:57am
January 3, 2017
Four hurt in rollover on Highway 108
Four people were injured in a rollover accident near Henning Tuesday. A 2004 Chevy Silverado was on Highway 108 headed toward County Road 16 when it lost control, causing the vehicle to roll into the left ditch at 2:11 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol reports.
January 3, 2017 - 4:18pm
UPDATED: Rollover results in serious injury near Perham
One person was seriously injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 west of Perham Wednesday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the injured party, who has not yet been identified, was driving a 2001 Ford Ranger eastbound down the highway when the vehicle spun out, entering...
January 3, 2017 - 4:05pm
December 30, 2016
Woman hurt in rollover near Perham
One person was injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 just west of Perham on Thursday. Alexandria Erickson, age 23, of Baxter, Minn., suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the one-vehicle crash, which occurred at about 10 a.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
December 30, 2016 - 3:29pm
December 28, 2016
Teen, child hurt in rollover on Highway 10 near Perham
Two juveniles were injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 west of Perham on Tuesday. The driver, a 17-year-old female, and a 10-year-old...
December 28, 2016 - 10:20am
Baby, child involved in rollover near Frazee
Three Vergas residents, including an infant and five-year-old child, were involved in a rollover accident on Highway 10 on Tuesday evening. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Kaylyn Wehmas, age 23, was driving a 2005 Chevy Equinox too fast for the icy road conditions when she...
December 28, 2016 - 9:31am
December 1, 2016
Woman hurt in SUV rollover north of Fergus Falls
A woman was injured Saturday in a motor vehicle crash on Otter Tail County Road 27 about 2 1/2 miles north of Fergus Falls. Heidi Lowers, 45, of Fergus Falls sustained severe back injuries, along with shoulder and leg injuries, according to an Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office report....
December 1, 2016 - 4:30pm