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Icy roads lead to accidents around Otter Tail County Saturday
Sunday liquor sales approved by Minn. Senate, but issue not settled
Vergas woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Baby found safe in Willmar after possible abduction
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Perham crowns four wrestling champions, send eight to state
Jada Olsen takes all-around bronze
Yellowjacket swimmers kick off the Section 5A Championships
Yellowjacket wrestlers send eight to the 8AA Individual Finals
Yellowjacket girls fall in quadruple overtime thriller
Herbert R. Woods
Noreen M. Huwe
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
February 24, 2017
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
February 7, 2017
Frazee man accidentally shoots himself in the hip
A Frazee man is in a Fargo hospital after he accidentally shot himself in the hip. The Becker County Sheriff's office says 27-year-old Jared Hanson of Frazee was handling a revolver when he accidentally pulled the trigger. Authorities were called to East Main Street in Frazee around...
February 7, 2017 - 1:56am
January 24, 2017
Trump to sign orders for Keystone, Dakota Access pipelines
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump will sign two executive actions on Tuesday, Jan. 24, to advance construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota...
January 24, 2017 - 10:24am
January 21, 2017
Funeral for fallen ND deputy scheduled Tuesday in Belcourt
BELCOURT, N.D — The funeral for a Rolette County sheriff's deputy killed in the line of duty is scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 24. An obituary for Colt Eugene Allery, 29, states the funeral will be at 1 p.m. at Turtle Mountain Community College in Belcourt. The obituary, posted...
January 21, 2017 - 5:30pm
January 20, 2017
Three Minn. students in critical condition after being struck at bus stop
Three students were injured when a pickup driver passed through a school bus stop sign Thursday morning, Jan. 19, and struck them in this north Twin Cities metro community, the Wright County Sheriff's Office said. Around 6:50 a.m., law enforcement and medical personnel responded to...
January 20, 2017 - 10:33am
Snowmobiler critically hurt recovering
The outlook is good for a Garfield snowmobile enthusiast who was involved in a severe crash on Sunday north of Blackduck in northern Minnesota. According to family members, Brad Klinkner was taken out of sedation and was alert and talking as of Thursday. "We are so thankful for everyone...
January 20, 2017 - 10:25am
January 6, 2017
Air Force secretary: B-52 crew did 'magnificent job' when engine dropped from plane over ND
MINOT AIR FORCE BASE – Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James said a Minot Air Force Base B-52 bomber crew did a "magnificent job" when one of the plane's engines dropped from the plane Wednesday while on a local training mission.
January 6, 2017 - 12:21pm
December 3, 2016
Additional street improvements considered for city of Ottertail
A preliminary engineering report regarding surface improvements for portions of Maple Avenue, Lake Avenue, and the alley between Maple Avenue and Lake Avenue was reviewed at the Nov. 17 meeting of the Ottertail City Council. At an October council meeting a separate report was presented...
December 3, 2016 - 10:30am
October 12, 2016
Missing Otter Tail County man found dead near his cabin
The 89-year-old Otter Tail County man who had been missing since Sept. 28 has been found deceased. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reports that the body of Thomas Allstopp was located shortly after noon on Thursday in Leaf Mountain Township, approximately two miles from his...
October 12, 2016 - 4:29pm
September 18, 2016
Otter Tail County authorities identify body found in parking lot
OTTERTAIL, Minn. - Authorities in Otter Tail County have identified the body found outside a restaurant Friday afternoon. According to an autopsy report, 67-year-old Joseph Brennan died of natural causes while walking from the Hoot N Holler to his home. His body was found east of...
September 18, 2016 - 8:13am
September 17, 2016
Three people in critical condition after Minnesota helicopter crash
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Three people are in critical condition after an air ambulance helicopter crashed near the Alexandria airport early Saturday. A North Memorial Health Care helicopter crashed en route to the Alexandria airport at 2:07 a.m., according to a statement from North Memorial....
September 17, 2016 - 9:31am
August 31, 2016
Helicopter clips power line, sparks grass fire
A helicopter clipped a power line on the north side of Pelican Lake, downing the line and causing a grass fire that took about an hour to extinguish, Audubon Fire Chief Chris Wiedenmeyer said Tuesday, Aug. 30. The helicopter was spraying potato fields by County Highway 20 near the...
August 31, 2016 - 11:53am
August 25, 2016
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Henning, MN - One little girl from Henning Minnesota is fighting for her life after a terrible accident on the family farm. 5-year-old Savhannah...
August 25, 2016 - 1:41pm
August 22, 2016
Man arrested second time in month for eluding police
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Alexandria police used a stun gun while arresting a 32-year-old Miltona man over the weekend after authorities say he intentionally rear-ended another vehicle twice, fled from officers and resisted arrest. Curt Matthew Craven was charged in Douglas County District...
August 22, 2016 - 6:00pm
August 17, 2016
Citizens of Ottertail County talk complications of the proposed Star Lake Casino being built too close to lake
Frustrations are growing for a group of concerned neighbors of the proposed Star Lake Casino in Otter Tail County. They're worried what this...
August 17, 2016 - 11:23am