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Huge floating bog that damaged docks still on northern Minn. lake
Minnesota launches rural helpline
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
County artist Charles Beck remembered
State officials sick about feds slashing MinnesotaCare
Records fall as Yellowjackets roll in season finale
Perham rallies for share of HOL Conference crown
Perham/NYM swimmers prepping for conference, section meets
Top-ranked Yellowjackets run out in front in Bemidji
Yellowjacket boys close regular season with win
Catharine "Cathy" A. Donoho
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
New agent to join Jack Chivers Realty Group
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
NFL players' behavior disgust me
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Your letters - Oct. 5 edition
Roundabouts save lives
This is one gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
Concordia Cultural Events presents Offutt Brass
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Perham Center for the Arts presents Neil Diamond Tribute Show
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
September 18, 2017
Zebra mussels confirmed in Ten Mile Lake in Otter Tail County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed zebra mussels in Ten Mile Lake in west-central Minnesota's Otter Tail County. Staff at Ten Mile Lake Resort contacted the DNR when they found suspected zebra mussels on a pontoon boat being removed from the lake. DNR...
September 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 11, 2017
Lake looking for KO in fight against starry stonewort infestation
When announcing the discovery of starry stonewort in Lake Minnewaska last week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said the invasive algae has never been eradicated from any U.S. lake where it has been found. Minnewaska Lake Association President Mike Stai believes the...
September 11, 2017 - 6:35pm
Become an extension master gardener in East Otter Tail County
The East Otter Tail County Master Gardeners invite adult community members to join them for an Open House on Sept. 11 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the United Methodist Church in Perham. If you have an interest in plants and gardening and would enjoy sharing that interest with others you can...
September 11, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 10, 2017
Motorcyclist injured near Lake Lizzie
A 19-year-old motorcycle driver from Fargo sustained injuries in an accident at 6:40 p.m. on Aug. 29 near Lake Lizzie, northeast of Pelican Rapids. "The injuries were non-life threatening," said County Sheriff Administrative Lt. Keith Van Dyke. The injury was sustained by M. Kirk...
September 10, 2017 - 8:15am
September 5, 2017
OT County weighs in on self-driving vehicles
Self-driving vehicles are seen as the way of the future in Otter Tail County and all across the state and nation. To that end, county board members...
September 5, 2017 - 6:17pm
September 2, 2017
RV catches fire on Interstate 94
A recreational vehicle (RV) heading west caught fire on Interstate 94, near the junction with Highway 59, at 6:57 p.m. on Aug. 22. The location was northwest of Fergus Falls and southwest of Elizabeth. The unit was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene. Occupants...
September 2, 2017 - 11:13am
August 26, 2017
Riding lawn mower tips, driver rescued
Sheriff deputies reported that the driver of a riding lawn mower was rescued after the mower tipped and pinned the driver. The location was near Highway 3, northeast of Erhard. "The man was pinned under the three-point hitch," said County Sheriff Administrative Lt. Keith Van Dyke...
August 26, 2017 - 8:15am
August 20, 2017
2017 Miss Vergas Royalty
Alex Day was crowned Miss Vergas at the 32nd annual Miss Vergas Scholarship Program held Aug. 10 at the Vergas Event Center. Alex is the daughter...
August 20, 2017 - 9:53am
August 12, 2017
Fire destroys barn near Pelican Rapids
The sheriff’s office reported that a barn northwest of Pelican Rapids was destroyed by fire early in the morning on Aug. 4. The location was near Highway 21 in the northern section of Norwegian Grove Township, near the Clay County line. “The barn, 100 years old, was fully engulfed...
August 12, 2017 - 12:24pm
Veterans get back outdoors: Non-profit organization provides recreational therapy to veterans and active duty
“I don’t know much about anything, but I think some of America’s best young men served in this war.” This a quote from “Forrest Gump.” No words could ring more true as some of America’s best men and women fight to keep the U.S. safe; however, not all of them come home...
August 12, 2017 - 8:15am
August 11, 2017
Perham man arrested in Dilworth after chase
An early morning patrol went from bad to worse for a Dilworth police officer who stopped a driver for a bad headlight early Wednesday, Aug. 2. According to documents filed in Clay County District Court: After Officer Brad Browning stopped the vehicle for a non-working headlight about...
August 11, 2017 - 4:17pm
August 12 programs at Glendalough State Park
On Saturday, Aug. 12, Glendalough State Park will be offering a day and night doubleheader of family fun, but it has nothing to do with baseball. Drop by and learn how to shoot a bow during an Archery in the Parks program any time in the afternoon between 12:30 and 3 p.m., and then...
August 11, 2017 - 10:23am
August 7, 2017
Invasive zebra mussels confirmed in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a report of zebra mussels in Rush Lake in Otter Tail County, near several other lakes where zebra mussels were previously confirmed. DNR invasive species specialists confirmed two adult zebra mussels in separate locations...
August 7, 2017 - 5:11pm
August 6, 2017
Lake outlet plan includes construction bid process
An outlet plan for Little McDonald, Kerbs, Paul and Devils lakes west of Perham took a big step forward July 25 with support of the county board...
August 6, 2017 - 11:23am
August 2, 2017
25th Annual Lovin' Life Baby contest results
The Perham Area MCCL (Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life) Chapter had 18 beautiful babies entered in the 23rd annual "Loving Life" Baby Contest...
August 2, 2017 - 5:59pm