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Perham Health hosts Just For Women event Oct. 17
Minn. women caught in California wildfires are home safe, looking to help
Motorcycles crash north of Clitherall
High School Construction Update
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
DGF outlasts Perham on the gridiron
Yellowjackets respond with road sweep of Frazee
Yellowjackets fall to defending champs
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Carl F. Bjelland
Mary Lu Thomas
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
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
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
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
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
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
'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?
July 31, 2017
OTLCA and Mohagen Realty present Best Sunset in Otter Tail County contest
Mohagen Real Estate, Inc. has teamed up with Otter Tail Lakes Country, Minnesota to find out which Otter Tail County Lake has the best sunset of the year. This contest runs from July 1-July 31. Four finalists will be chosen based on a panel of judges and social media interaction....
July 31, 2017 - 7:05pm
WCI, Otter Tail County agree on economic goals
West Central Initiative (WCI) representatives, meeting July 11 with members of the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners, are in agreement with county board members regarding economic goals. "Four of the big issues facing both WCI and Otter Tail County are attracting workers to...
July 31, 2017 - 3:32pm
July 28, 2017
Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners earlier this month voted to delay its next decision on a proposed casino/hotel/resort complex on...
July 28, 2017 - 6:13pm
Grand opening of the remodeled Civil War Museum at the Prospect House
On July 29 from 10 a.m. — 5 p.m., The Prospect House and Civil War Museum in Battle Lake will be hosting Freedom Fest Tours and exhibits. This is a free event with a free will donation option for visitors. The Prospect House will be hosting the Second Minnesota Light Artillery...
July 28, 2017 - 3:00pm
July 23, 2017
Casino EAW public comments review to continue on Aug. 22
The county board of commissioners, on July 11, accepted a recommendation from a consultant to continue its environmental review of the proposed...
July 23, 2017 - 8:15am
July 19, 2017
First ever breakfast on the farm event set for Aug. 5 in Perham
Community Pancake Breakfast on a local farm with educational booths, machinery from the past and present, animals and tours. The event is to bring together consumers with the families that produce their food. This is a chance to ask questions about how your food is grown or to just...
July 19, 2017 - 9:30am
July 18, 2017
"Mumble strip" installation begins July 17 on west central Minnesota highways
Motorists on several west central Minnesota highways will encounter short-term delays starting Monday, July 17, as crews install centerline "mumble strips" on the roadway. The mumble strips alert drivers if they drift out of their lane similar to traditional rumble strips, but their...
July 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 17, 2017
Coalition of Lake Associations seeking nominees
As the Aug. 1 deadline approaches for acceptance of Nominations for Volunteer and Lake Association of the year, the OTC COLA is asking that residents honor the volunteers who share their time and talent, either individually or as a group. The OTC COLA's Volunteer of the Year and Lake...
July 17, 2017 - 5:30pm
July 15, 2017
Lightning strikes Rush Lake, cabin damaged by fire
A summer storm that rolled through Otter Tail County included dangerous lightning at 3:42 a.m. on Thursday, July 6. One result was lightning hitting a cabin at Rush Lake, south of Perham and north of Otter Tail Lake. A fire ensued, with substantial damage to the cabin. The storm also...
July 15, 2017 - 8:15am
July 14, 2017
County board weighs in on feedlot notice changes
The county board of commissioners, many residents believe, is on the right track regarding future public notification and public hearings regarding Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) approvals for turkey barns and feedlots. Turkey barns are being positioned near Highway 210...
July 14, 2017 - 7:25pm
Free nitrate water-testing clinic in Ottertail
Homeowners who rely on private wells for their drinking water supply should test for nitrates on a regular basis. Private well owners are encouraged to participate at the free nitrate testing clinic that will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, July 28 at the Ottertail Community...
July 14, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 11, 2017
Otter Mobile hits the streets
Fergus Falls, MN—June 15, 2017— Otter Tail Lakes Country Association and Otter Tail County have taken their marketing efforts to...
July 11, 2017 - 6:06pm
July 7, 2017
County has clarification on government managed lands
County residents have asked county commissioners about Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service managed lands. The county conservation committee received clarification through committee members and County Commissioners Wayne Johnson of Pelican Rapids...
July 7, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 2, 2017
County watercraft inspectors help stop spread of invasives
Watercraft inspectors are hired annually by the Otter Tail County Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Task Force. They work closely with County AIS...
July 2, 2017 - 11:45am
June 30, 2017
County board affirms buffer jurisdiction
Otter Tail County's Board of Commissioners has voted to affirm its jurisdiction to carry out provisions of Minnesota statutes pertaining to water...
June 30, 2017 - 5:15pm