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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?
Beware of deer on roads this time of year
With the deer hunting firearm season less than a month away, county residents should beware of more deer on roadways, especially at dawn and dusk. At least five deer-vehicle accidents took place on county roads from Oct, 10 to Oct. 12. Fortunately, no driver or pedestrian injuries...
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October 15, 2017
Motorcycles crash north of Clitherall
Minor injuries took place when two motorcycles crashed, north of Clitherall, at 6:26 p.m. on Oct. 4. "Two drivers were on individual cycles and traveling east on Highway 16. They turned south onto Highway 5 when the crash took place," said County Sheriff Brian Schlueter. Only one...
October 15, 2017 - 10:18am
October 12, 2017
Glendalough hosts fall nature program and bicycle tour
Fall colors should be peaking at Glendalough on the second weekend in October. On Sunday, October 15, make some autumn memories with the park naturalist. Meet at the Trail Center at 10 a.m. to learn how Glendalough's wildlife prepares for winter. Through hands-on activities and an...
October 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 11, 2017
Potato truck struck by train in Ottertail
A potato truck was struck by a train at 64 Elevator Drive in Ottertail Wednesday morning, pushing the truck along the tracks for several yards...
October 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 9, 2017
County Attorney Hauser retiring, Eldien to assume duties in January
County Attorney David Hauser will retire in January 2018. His replacement will be Chief County Attorney Deputy Michelle Eldien. "We thank David...
October 9, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 8, 2017
Potato truck hits train, injured driver hospitalized
A 32-year-old Richville man, Kenneth Dean Betts, was injured Sept. 27 when the potato truck he was driving was struck by a train in the city of Ottertail. The accident took place on Elevator Drive at 10:42 a.m. According to the county sheriff report, multiple witnesses said the truck...
October 8, 2017 - 9:20am
October 4, 2017
MnUSA Region 9 to host fall workshop
MnUSA Region 9 will host a fall workshop Oct. 27-29 at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail. There will be an evening reception Friday prior to the snowmobile instruction certification course beginning at 6:30 p.m. To sign up for the course, call Charles Chadbourne at (218) 841-6517 by...
October 4, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 2, 2017
County board mourns passing of Mike Hanan
Members who comprise the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners mourn the passing of County Solid Waste Director Mike Hanan, 59, who died Sept....
October 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
September 30, 2017
Star Lake casino proposal findings of fact on website
Consultant Larry Kramka and county commissioners previously discussed the proposed findings of fact and Environmental Impact Statement fee estimates for the proposed Star Lake Casino development. Documents can be found on the county website (www.co.ottertail.mn.us) on the Star Lake...
September 30, 2017 - 1:31pm
September 29, 2017
Social media threats part of new crime wave
County residents are finding out, along with others across the state and nation, that social media has the bad as well as the good. Affected are people of all ages. A case in point is a county sheriff office report about social media complaints from a Clitherall resident on Sept....
September 29, 2017 - 2:00pm
September 25, 2017
Wake named Miss Moorhead's Outstand Teen
Fifteen year old, Kaitlin Wake, daughter of Charles and Julie Wake of Frazee, Minnesota was crowned Miss Moorhead's Outstanding Teen at Glasrud...
September 25, 2017 - 7:44pm
September 24, 2017
East Otter Tail County 4-H taking enrollment for the new year
Oct. 1 is not only the beginning of National 4-H Week but also the beginning of a new 4-H year, thus a great time to join East Otter Tail County 4-H, where creativity, connectedness and character development grows through adult and youth partnerships and families learning and leading...
September 24, 2017 - 1:51pm
Three injured in Bluffton area accident
Three people were injured in a traffic accident near Bluffton in eastern Otter Tail County. The mishap took place at 6:30 p.m. Saturday evening, Sept. 9. "There were four people in the vehicle as it traveled in a southeasterly direction on Highway 10," said County Sheriff Administrative...
September 24, 2017 - 8:15am
September 23, 2017
County board in tune with juvenile center needed changes
Otter Tail County currently contracts for 2.75 beds per day at the West Central Regional Juvenile Center in Moorhead. However, due to increased...
September 23, 2017 - 12:55pm
September 18, 2017
County farmers have more buffer funding assistance
Brad Mergens, district manager for the West Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District, is informing farmers in Otter Tail County that additional...
September 18, 2017 - 6:27pm