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SNAP working well in Otter Tail County
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Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
Man dies after paraskiing on West Battle Lake
Perham sends seven to 8AA Individual finals
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
Second half surge lifts DGF over Perham
Familiar foe awaits Perham at Class AA Championships
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham in conference clash
Donald J. Sweere
Donald J. Sweere
Dennis William Stanford
Mary Joanne Lischke
Joshua Matthew Karsnia
Supporting Denny McNamara
Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Perham Living selects Valentines Day Royalty
Cold weather: The job must go on
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
Ask A Trooper: Is driving with loud music illegal?
Editorial: HUB project in Perham is example of forward thinking
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'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
December 1, 2014
Monticello teenager dies in crash near St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 19-year-old woman from Monticello is dead and three others injured, following a crash on Minnesota 23 outside of St. Cloud on Saturday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the head-on collision occurred just before 9 a.m. near where Minnesota...
December 1, 2014 - 10:12am
September 30, 2014
Fergus Falls man dies in one-vehicle rollover near Perham
PERHAM, Minn. – The driver of a Ford pickup truck died Monday when the horse trailer he was pulling had a mechanical failure, causing his truck to roll, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Dennis Pedersen, 51, of Fergus Falls was eastbound on Highway 10 west...
September 30, 2014 - 9:46am
July 17, 2014
Van rollover kills Vergas, Minn., man
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. — A Vergas, Minn. man died Thursday morning after his van rolled several times on the highway and caught fire. Kevin James Evans, 57, was driving north on County Highway 17 south of State Highway 59 around 8 a.m., according to the Becker County Sheriff’s...
July 17, 2014 - 2:25pm
July 11, 2014
Man seriously hurt in tractor accident
Tom Hintgen Otter Tail County Correspondent A rural Parkers Prairie man was seriously injured Saturday after a tractor he was driving tipped over and rolled down a hill. Roman Koep, 72, was driving a tractor on the side of a hill when it tipped onto its side and rolled...
July 11, 2014 - 3:32pm
February 24, 2014
Small explosion injures 1 at soon-to-open Sanford clinic in Moorhead
MOORHEAD – A small explosion Monday at a new Sanford Health clinic here set to open next week will delay its opening. Sanford’s new $17 million Moorhead clinic at 4000 28th Ave. S. was set to open March 3. But Monday’s explosion will push that date back, said Jeff Hoss,...
February 24, 2014 - 5:12pm
January 2, 2014
Federal agency issues safety alert on Bakken crude
A federal agency issued a safety alert today on Bakken crude oil, warning emergency responders, the public and others that the light, sweet crude may be more flammable than traditional heavy crude oil. The safety alert from the the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration...
January 2, 2014 - 4:25pm
December 15, 2013
UPDATE: Semi struck by train in Perham; three escape just before impact
A train hit a semi-truck and trailer at the Sixth Avenue NW railroad crossing in Perham at about 10 p.m. on Saturday. According to the Perham...
December 15, 2013 - 11:27am
Vehicle hits steer
A vehicle struck a Black Angus steer just before midnight on Aug. 8 near the intersection of Highway 210 and Kolstad Road, west of Battle Lake, Minn. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said there was extensive damage to the vehicle but no apparent injury to the driver. The...
August 15, 2013 - 2:06pm
July 11, 2013
Vehicle crashes in downtown Wadena while allegedly fleeing police
Authorities responded to a one vehicle-crash during the noon hour Wednesday in downtown Wadena near the intersection of Aldrich Avenue and Highway...
July 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
February 28, 2013
Woman hurt in forklift accident
The Perham Police Department responded to an incident at Barrel O' Fun last week after a report that a woman had been hurt in a forklift accident. Around 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 19, 52-year-old Karen Christiansen suffered unspecified injuries when a pallet full of boxes she was pulling...
February 28, 2013 - 3:22pm
October 3, 2012
Man critically injured when pickup rolls on Highway 71 near Sebeka
A 20-year-old Sebeka man is in critical condition after his pickup truck went into the ditch and rolled on Highway 71 early Sunday morning. Nathan D. Schumaker was driving a 1998 Ford F150 northbound on Highway 71 north of Sebeka when the truck hit a mailbox, went into the east ditch...
October 3, 2012 - 9:09am
Update: Woman dies, man in critical condition after crash near Pelican Rapids
A Pelican Rapids woman has died and a man is in critical condition after a two-vehicle crash Monday morning in Otter Tail County. Family members say Luverne D. Peterson, 82, of Pelican Rapids died in the hospital as a result of the accident. She was originally reported to have suffered...
October 3, 2012 - 9:06am
August 23, 2012
Woman injured in rollover
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department reported the rollover of a vehicle at 9:16 p.m. on Aug. 16 along Highway 23 northwest of Pelican Rapids. Leanna Lunde, address not listed, was taken to the hospital in Detroit Lakes. Her injuries were not believed to be life-threaten...
August 23, 2012 - 11:03am
August 2, 2012
Frazee man seriously injured after Highway 71 crash into tree
A Frazee man was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon when he apparently fell asleep at the wheel, crossed the opposing lane of traffic and...
August 2, 2012 - 10:06am
July 27, 2012
UPDATED: Chopper pilot walks away from crash near Chamberlain
A helicopter pilot walked away when his crop-spraying chopper crashed in a field Wednesday noon near Chamberlain. "He was lucky," said a deputy...
July 27, 2012 - 12:17pm