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Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
Perham Pioneer Days
Ottertail Hilltop lumber store holds grand opening
Vehicle loses power, goes into ditch
Perham community showing support for Gabe Grunewald
Perham to host benefit run for Grunewald's cancer fight
14C: Millers knock off Pirates with late rally
Keenum, Heinicke lift Vikings over Bills
Receiver from Minnesota turning heads with Gophers coaches
Arlene F. @13@@10@Dougherty
Nancy Lee Brandt
Births - Aug. 10 edition
Local students make Dean's List at UM-Twin Cities
Local students make Dean's List at University of Northwestern
Birth announcements - July 27 edition
Second Chance Boutique has new owner, name
Perham couple opening Fargo restaurant in former Rosie's Laundromat building
Hilltop Lumber Ottertail Store Grand Opening August 11th and 12th
LMHC names Donna Baker as their CEO for their organization.
Star Tribune names Arvig a 2017 Top Workplace
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
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
‘I’ve decided to do something about living forever’
When does the NTSB get involved with crashes?
Who is the boss here...me or my car?
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'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?
February 19, 2014
DNR eagle camera goes live with streaming video from metro nest
America’s national bird, the bald eagle, is about to become a regular visitor in homes, offices and classrooms across the state, thanks to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ nongame wildlife program and the citizens who donate to it, either directly or when filing...
February 19, 2014 - 10:45am
February 9, 2014
Fishing: Not too early to look ahead to open water season
I know we are still weeks away from the end of the ice fishing season, but it is not too early to pay attention to what is in store for us for this upcoming open water season. The ice bite can be a good lake indicator for the potential bite for the open water season. The good bite...
February 9, 2014 - 12:38pm
January 18, 2014
License available for rough fish removal in OTC
People interested in applying for the commercial fishing license that allows the removal of rough fish from lakes and streams in northwestern Otter Tail County should contact the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources by Friday, Jan. 31. An application to transfer the license...
January 18, 2014 - 12:57pm
January 15, 2014
102 Metrodome seats to be installed at Tuffy’s Stadium
The Perham Stadium Committee has secured the purchase of 102 Metrodome seats to be installed at Tuffy's Stadium/Al Krueger Field. The cost...
January 15, 2014 - 4:35pm
January 10, 2014
M State Line Worker program fishing for scholarship support
BAUDETTE, Minn. – Holes for Poles is back. After a one-year hiatus, the popular Holes for Poles ice fishing fundraiser is scheduled for Friday through Sunday, Feb. 21-23, on Lake of the Woods. The event will help fund scholarships for students in Minnesota State Community and...
January 10, 2014 - 5:04pm
January 7, 2014
Mark Ceynowa named to 2013 All-State Trapshooting Team
BUFFALO, Minn. — The Minnesota Trapshooting Association recently named the 2013 All-State Trapshooting Teams. Mark Ceynowa, of Perham, was honored for his shooting ability by placement on the 2013 Minnesota All-State Veteran’s second team. To qualify for this prestigious...
January 7, 2014 - 4:12pm
December 10, 2013
Winner of Big Buck Contest Announced
Scott McCall of Baxter, MN, shot this 15-point buck on opening morning, south of NY Mills. For his winning entry, McCall will receive $25 in...
December 10, 2013 - 11:12am
November 26, 2013
Spearing bans on Beers and West Battle Lake rescinded Dec. 2
According to Minnesota DNR Area Fisheries Supervisor Jim Wolters, the spearing bans on Beers and West Battle Lakes will be rescinded effective Dec. 2. However, the special protected slot length regulation for northern pike (no harvest of pike from 24-36”, one over 36” in possession)...
November 26, 2013 - 4:37pm
October 30, 2013
Wolf Lake Shooting Club Sight-in-Days
Wolf Lake Shooting Club Sight-in-Days Nov 2 1:00pm -Dark Nov 3 1:00pm -Dark Nov 6 3:00pm -Dark Nov 7 3:00pm -Dark Nov 8 1:00pm -Dark Cost is $5 a gun this includes: covered range, targets and use of spotting scope and to replace backstops as needed. Range will...
October 30, 2013 - 2:40pm
October 10, 2013
Rice guy: Backman watches and shoots ducks from his layout boat on one of Minnesota’s popular wild rice lakes
ON BIG RICE LAKE, NEAR VIRGINIA, Minn. — Morning is just breaking over Big Rice Lake, and John Backman is right where he loves to be. He’s semi-reclined in his layout boat, surrounded by more than 2,000 acres of golden wild rice and three dozen bobbing decoys. His Winchester...
October 10, 2013 - 11:03am
October 8, 2013
Minnesota sees fewer applicants for wolf hunting licenses
The allure of shooting or trapping a wolf in Minnesota may be declining - See more at: http://www.dl-online.com/content/minnesota-sees-fewer-applicants-wolf-hunting-licenses#sthash.fn7WaFX9.dpuf Applications...
October 8, 2013 - 1:39pm
September 5, 2013
Well shoot! Shooting event open to Perham area youth
Boys and girls ages 12 to 16 are invited to participate in Youth Day at the Fort Thunder Road Shooting Center in Perham this Saturday, Sept. 7 from 9 a.m. to noon. Sponsored by the East Otter Tail Chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association, the event will feature a meal,...
September 5, 2013 - 10:05am
August 19, 2013
Trappers education course this week
The Minnesota Trappers Association is holding a Trappers Education Course. It will be held at Dewey’s Taxidermy located at 63539 340th Street in Wadena on August 19 and 21 from 6-9 p.m. and also on Saturday, August 24 from 9 a.m.
August 19, 2013 - 12:51pm
Deer Hunting: Lottery coming to NW MN permit areas
By Brad Dokken/FORUM News Service GRAND FORKS – Hunters in many permit areas of far northwest Minnesota, where the Department of Natural Resources was offering as many as five deer tags just a few years ago, will have to watch the calendar this year if they want a shot at a permit...
August 19, 2013 - 10:11am
August 13, 2013
Column: Balmy August day on the lake; life lessons and a few pikes
DETROIT LAKES — I have lived two separate lives in my 42 years on the planet. A decade as a non-Minnesotan and the rest as a borderline upstanding tundra dweller. One would not notice the three-quarters Minnesota influence in my lifestyle when it comes to the outdoors. Once...
August 13, 2013 - 1:13pm