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Weekly police report - May 24 edition
Last day of classes at PHS sparks fun, memories
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Otter Tail County Sheriff's report - May 24 edition
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Perham falls in Section 8AA playoffs
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Wolverines shutdown Perham, fall to DGF
Minten’s blast lifts Perham over Wadena-DC
Perham Tennis team takes another step
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
Summer beauty bloomin' around Perham, thanks to volunteers and donations
'Why did he do such a crazy thing?': Perham man who nearly died in Vietnam learns firsthand about sacrifice
Adult Fishing League kicks off 14th season
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Editorial: Remember this on Memorial Day: Life is a gift
Ask A Trooper: Questions about teen drivers
Tobacco prevention, sustainable quit-smoking help fail to cross session finish line
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
February 6, 2017
Toddler is lone survivor of double-fatal crash in western Minnesota
DEER CREEK, Minn. – A 2-year-old boy is the only survivor of a head-on car crash Sunday afternoon, Feb. 5, that killed two drivers near here in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The boy, who’s from Wadena, was hospitalized after the crash, but his injuries...
February 6, 2017 - 2:00pm
January 11, 2017
18-year-old dies in icy northern Minnesota crash; six survive in other pickup
BAXTER, Minn. -- An 18-year-old motorist was killed Tuesday evening in north-central Minnesota when his pickup truck slid into the path of an...
January 11, 2017 - 10:09pm
January 10, 2017
18-year-old Minnesota snowmobile racer was victim in crash near Bemidji
FOREST LAKE, Minn. -- Hunter Houle came from a snowmobile racing family. His father, brothers, uncle and grandfathers all raced. And from an...
January 10, 2017 - 9:14pm
July 15, 2016
Motorcyclist injured in crash on Highway 78 Sunday
A Perham man was injured Sunday, July 10, when his motorcycle hit a truck towing a boat on Highway 78. Wade L. Preston, 52, of Perham, suffered non-life-threatening injuries. He was not wearing a helmet. He was taken to the Perham hospital. According to the State Patrol, a 2007 Chevy...
July 15, 2016 - 10:39am
April 20, 2016
How the Wadena community is handling the loss of 15 year old Stacy Hundeby
Wadena-A small Minnesota community is still in shock after a high school freshman was hit and killed by a train. 15-year-old Stacy Hundeby died...
April 20, 2016 - 4:33pm
December 17, 2015
Sheriff’s reports: Accidents and a high-speed chase
Woman injured in traffic mishap northwest of Fergus Falls A 49-year-old rural Fergus Falls woman, Tanya Jane Hanstad, struck her head and sustained an arm injury in an accident at 2:56 p.m. on Dec. 3 northwest of Fergus Falls.
December 17, 2015 - 1:34pm
August 10, 2015
Detroit Lakes woman identified as victim in fatal Devils Lake boat accident
DEVILS LAKE, N.D. – Officials have identified the victim in a fatal boating crash on Devils Lake. The victim is 26-year-old April Stenger...
August 10, 2015 - 5:43pm
August 5, 2015
Becker County dispatcher dies after Wymer Lake incident
A Becker County dispatcher has died after becoming unresponsive in Wymer Lake, just south of Frazee. According to the Otter Tail Sheriff’s Department, Marvin Anderson, 60, of Frazee was out in a pontoon around 2 p.m. Monday with his family when he jumped into the water...
August 5, 2015 - 10:17am
August 4, 2015
Motorcycle accident kills Alexandria man
MONTICELLO, Minn. -- An Alexandria motorcyclist died after rear-ending a car on Interstate 94 on Sunday. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Steven M. Hanson, 59, died after being airlifted to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. The crash occurred west of Monticello shortly...
August 4, 2015 - 9:42am
July 30, 2015
19 year old injured in crash near Breckenridge
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. — A 19-year-old Felton man was treated for injuries after running his car off Highway 9 near here Thursday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol said Keegan J. Kawlewski was southbound when his car left the road, hit a driveway approach, struck...
July 30, 2015 - 2:18pm
June 23, 2015
Crews respond to rollover crash near Glyndon
NEAR GLYNDON, Minn. – Crews were responding midday Tuesday to a rollover crash near Glyndon. The rollover was at 90th Street South...
June 23, 2015 - 4:52pm
Vigil planned at 7 after two Park Christian students killed, two hospitalized in I-94 rollover
RGUS FALLS, Minn. – Brothers and Park Christian students Zach and Connor Kvalvog died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 94 while traveling to a basketball camp in Wisconsin, according to Moorhead Park Christian boys high school basketball coach Josh Lee. Park...
June 23, 2015 - 2:56pm
June 3, 2015
Osage boy struck by car in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS - A 15-year-old pedestrian was hit by a Pontiac Sunfire Thursday, rolled off the car's hood and onto Huntsinger Avenue in Park Rapids in Hubbard County, reported the Minnesota State Patrol. Bailey A. Iwen of Osage was taken to St. Joseph's Area Health Services in...
June 3, 2015 - 11:43am
May 14, 2015
No one hurt in Frazee mobile home accident
A grandmother and 6-year-old child are safe after the mobile home they were in began sliding towards the Ottertail River in Frazee Tuesday morning. According to Frazee Police Chief Mike Johnson, authorities were called to the mobile home off the 100 block of North River...
May 14, 2015 - 10:54am
May 11, 2015
Six hurt in rollover near East Grand Forks
NEAR EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—Six teenagers were injured, one seriously, in a rollover crash here Saturday night. The crash occurred just before 11 p.m. along Minn. Highway 220 when a vehicle being driven northbound by Ahmed Abdulazeez, 17, of Fisher, Minn., left the...
May 11, 2015 - 10:46am