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Preliminary 2018 county property tax levy adopted
Beware of deer on roads this time of year
Perham school board talks changes in daily procedures
Newly released security video shows exact moment bomb goes off inside Minn. mosque
Perham opens 8AA play with a playoff rematch
Records fall as Yellowjackets roll in season finale
Yellowjackets secure the top seed for Section 8AAA
Perham rallies for share of HOL Conference crown
Perham/NYM swimmers prepping for conference, section meets
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
Get your 'eek!' on: Area Halloween happenings promise fun and light frights for the whole family
Right on target: Perham Sportsman’s Club keeps growing
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
'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 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
March 28, 2017
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
The Pelican Rapids police department investigated a bomb threat at the Family Dollar in Pelican Rapids yesterday. They say the threat was called...
March 28, 2017 - 10:35am
March 27, 2017
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Aiming to do whatever it can for homeless people in the area, Mahube-Otwa has developed several programs over the years to target specific problems. But it isn't getting any easier, said Marcia Otte, family development director for Mahube-Otwa community action agency, which serves...
March 27, 2017 - 11:34am
March 24, 2017
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
You might be surprised how many people in the area are just a lost job or a blown transmission or a medical emergency away from homelessness....
March 24, 2017 - 1:54pm
Two found dead in house fire near Bemidji
NORTHOME, Minn.—Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town is about 40 miles northeast of Bemidji. At approximately 12:27 a.m. on Wednesday, Koochiching County Sheriff's Deputies and the Northome Fire...
February 24, 2017 - 8:58am