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Level 3 offender sought by Minnesota Department of Corrections
Minnesota keeping Mille Lacs walleye fishing closed
Three injured in two-car crash on Highway 10
Moorhead woman hurt in crash near Detroit Lakes
Wildcats roll in season finale: Region 16C field set
Perham earns the fourth seed for 14C playoffs
Swenson swims to championships
New Vikings campus in Eagan to feature areas for fans to walk, sit, play and interact
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Eileen Loretta Schmidt
Raymond M. Schroder
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Scout Campbell Palubicki
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Arvig Donates to Kinship of Perham
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
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
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Can you be charged for window tint for vehicle purchased at dealer?
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 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?
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
Roundtable meeting slated for July 3 at Veterans Home in Fergus Falls
The Otter Tail County Museum Military Roundtable will meet on Monday, July 3 at 2 p.m. at the Veterans Home in Fergus Falls. University of Minnesota-Morris...
June 30, 2017 - 8:15am
June 27, 2017
Area Lions offering several $1,000 youth scholarships
The Youth Outreach scholarship committee of Lions District 5M9 is offering up to nine $1,000 college scholarships for the 2017-2018 school year. The application deadline is Nov. 15.
June 27, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 26, 2017
Applications being accepted for Mrs. Otter Tail County
Applications are being accepted for the title of Mrs. Otter Tail County. Mrs. Otter Tail County will have the honor of representing her county at the Mrs. Minnesota pageant, which will be held at "Wellstone Center," April 28 , 2018 in St. Paul. The woman chosen as "Mrs. Otter Tail...
June 26, 2017 - 5:00pm
June 18, 2017
A proposed Phelps Mill fish passage project remains under consideration
Assistant County Highway Engineer Chuck Grotte and representatives from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and U.S. Fish and Wildlife...
June 18, 2017 - 10:18am