Skip to main content
American Cancer Society Honors Outstanding Perham Volunteer
East Otter Tail County 4-H taking enrollment for the new year
Search for Miss Teen Otter Tail County announced
Three injured in Bluffton area accident
County board in tune with juvenile center needed changes
Explosive opening quarter leads to Perham rout
Perham takes down Breckenridge for seventh straight win
Perham/NYM continues winning streak with home win
Perham’s Richter recounts crazy day he committed to the Gophers for football
Perham's depth shines through at Bagley Invitational
John "Gordy" Askew
Betty Carmen Jacobson
Robert G. Olson
Robert "Bob" Elliott
Norb & Carol
Connor Lyle Tumberg
Emil Frank Pickar
Celebration of Life for Bob Finstrom
Brynlee Quinn Zierke
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
Perham Knights of Columbus donate $500 to community pantry
COLA honors Star Lake Association
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
Test your Balderdash skills here: Do you know what 'snast' means?
Volunteering has many benefits
Letter: My experience with an act of kindness
Some things just aren't countable
How to make left turn on bike
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
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
'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?
May 31, 2017
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrate 25 years of success
Central Minnesota Friends of the NRA celebrated 25 years of success at Thumper Pond in Ottertail on Thursday, April 20. A crowd came to promote and support programs that enable shooting sports-related programs to develop, expand, and enhance their educational curricula to deliver...
May 31, 2017 - 3:32pm
May 26, 2017
Street improvements underway in Ottertail
"Progress is being made on the Main Street project. Things have been going well," reported Bob Schlieman, Apex Engineering. Schlieman was present at the May 18 meeting of the Ottertail City Council to update the city on the street improvements currently underway in downtown Ottertail....
May 26, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 16, 2017
Minnesota Farmers Union hosts bi-annual women's conference
Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) is hosting its biannual Women's Leadership Conference Saturday, June 3, at the Franciscan Convent in Little Falls. Fourteen percent of family farms have women as the principal operator and 29 percent of businesses are owned by women. These numbers are...
May 16, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 15, 2017
Star Lake casino use permit decision still on hold
Environmental reviews are still taking place related to a proposed casino submitted by the White Earth Nation on the southwest side of Star Lake...
May 15, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 14, 2017
Invasives task force looks to boat decontamination
The Otter Tail County Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Task Force continues to take a proactive approach in stopping the spread of invasives throughout...
May 14, 2017 - 12:14pm
May 12, 2017
County board accepts EAW as complete
The county board of commissioners, on May 9, accepted as complete the Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) reviewed by a third party, Houston Engineering. The voluntary Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) process was put into motion by the White Earth Nation for the proposed...
May 12, 2017 - 5:12pm
May 10, 2017
Minnesota measles outbreak spreads to the north
BRAINERD, Minn. --The unvaccinated child in Crow Wing County with measles is a student at a local Catholic school, a letter to parents from the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday. "This letter is to inform you that measles has been diagnosed in a child who attends St. Francis...
May 10, 2017 - 10:18am
May 9, 2017
Minnesota veteran who died by suicide to be honored through WDAY Honor Flight
FARGO—Brady Oberg was one of those "larger than life" kind of guys. The Ulen-Hitterdal native loved his family, sports, hunting and America....
May 9, 2017 - 10:38am
May 1, 2017
Not 'diggin' the outlook: Local farmers apprehensive about the season ahead
A seed of doubt is already in the ground as the local 2017 planting season commences. The seed is a peculiar one. On one hand, farmers are approaching...
May 1, 2017 - 9:47am
April 27, 2017
Death of 3-year-old Park Rapids girl under investigation
The death of a 3-year-old Park Rapids girl last week is under investigation. Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes did not release the name of the child or any other information related to the death.
April 27, 2017 - 9:17am
April 24, 2017
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
Friendly Rider continues to grow and expand its service, now serving 17 communities in Wadena, Todd, Otter Tail, Morrison and Cass Counties....
April 24, 2017 - 10:04am
April 20, 2017
The small town of Henning has celebrated the life of 16-year-old Jacob Quam, a sophomore killed in a car crash last week, in many different ways....
April 20, 2017 - 11:54am
April 6, 2017
'It's my heaven': How Frazee growers are creating their own year-round farm
For most gardeners living in northern Minnesota, the start of the spring growing season is still a few weeks away. But at Forest Glen Farm in...
April 6, 2017 - 10:18am
April 5, 2017
Park Rapids lumber mill damaged in fire
The Park Rapids Fire Department responded to a fire Wednesday afternoon at A&C Lumber Inc., owned by Jon Cordahl, located on County Road...
April 5, 2017 - 9:12am
March 29, 2017
Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
A 69-year-old man who went through the ice on West Silent Lake around 12:30 p.m. was rescued and is recovering at a Detroit Lakes hospital. The Sauk Rapids man was fishing when he broke through the ice, according to an Otter Tail County Sheriff's report. He managed to hold onto the...
March 29, 2017 - 2:58pm