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Otter Tail group to host State Hospital tour

FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Historical Society will host “Myths & Legends: Stories from the State Hospital” at 5:30 p.m. Aug. 1.

The tour starts in front of the 1890 West Detached ward. Storytellers will talk about the people, programs and events that compromise the hospital’s history.

Those attending should park in the government services parking lot and walk to the western-most part of the building. Admission is $6. Due to graphic content, the tour may not be suitable for young children.

For more information, call (218) 736-6038 or visit

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