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DL native hopes to win the governorship
Tri-County EMS offers free Stop the Bleed kits
Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Keeping yourself - and your car - safe during the winter driving season
Perham City Council looks to get funding for improvements on truck loop, decrease downtown commercial traffic
Mulcahy named new head baseball coach
Fischer moves on to state
Prowlers control final period for section victory over DL
Lakers get early goal but fall to Otters in season opener
DL girls hockey starts with a boost of positive attitude
Esther Helen Johnson
Marie Ann Malikowski
Helen Elizabeth Rastedt-Weinrich
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Payson Leaving Lakes Region Arts Council
Porath named Perham-Dent Teacher of the Year
Perham Community Play Children of Eden runs November 16-19
From high school to 'hub'
New Perham dog park to celebrate grrrrrand opening
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
Deer hunting time to tell tales
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
Left turns and intersection etiquette
Perham area calendar
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
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Huus ends Yellowjacket golf career at state
Gopher coach announces scholarship for Perham athlete
November 4, 2017
Northern Minn. girl, 8, in long-term recovery after bonfire explosion
MENAHGA, Minn. — An 8-year-old girl is expected to be at a Minneapolis hospital for another three or four months after she and two other...
November 4, 2017 - 1:45pm
October 22, 2017
Fire destroys garage north of Ottertail city
Fire destroyed a detached garage, which contained living quarters, Saturday afternoon, Oct. 7, at Buchanan Lake north of Ottertail city. "The adjacent home did not catch fire, but there was significant heat damage to the exterior of the house," said County Sheriff Administrative Lt....
October 22, 2017 - 11:57am
October 20, 2017
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...
October 20, 2017 - 4:56pm
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