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Chamber Choice recognizes Perham's outstanding residents
‘Suspicious vehicle’ call leads to marijuana charge for Perham man
Fatal crash in New York Mills this morning
Man hurt in rollover east of Perham
Detroit Lakes man suffers gunshot wound
Three straight conference wins for Perham boys golf
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Perham sweeps Anderson-Cole Invitational
Extra inning rally gives Pequot Lakes a road win
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Harvey W. Henrikson
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
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
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
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
July 19, 2012
Boy injured in ATV-pickup truck collision on Highway 59
A 10-year-old Mahnomen County boy suffered minor injuries when the ATV he was driving came out of a ditch and hit the side of a pickup truck on Highway 59 Wednesday morning. Caleb A. Holland, 10, of Bejou was treated and released after the accident. The Polaris RZRS 800 ATV he was...
July 19, 2012 - 11:30am
March 5, 2012
UPDATED: Three rescued Saturday from icy Hubbard County lake after hovercraft sinks
A daring and dangerous rescue mission by a platoon of EMTs, ambulance personnel, firefighters and a cold water rescue team successfully pulled...
March 5, 2012 - 2:58pm
UPDATED: Two Rothsay residents killed in head-on crash
Two Rothsay residents who died Sunday morning in a head-on car collision on County Highway 88 have been identified. Debra Louise Jorgenson, 48, and Dale Allen Larson, 46, died on the scene of the accident, three miles southeast of Rothsay, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's...
March 5, 2012 - 7:18am
February 21, 2012
6 die in area crashes; 4 women in one car identified as NDSU students
February 21, 2012 - 8:09am
February 20, 2012
House burns down outside Wadena
A house on Otter Tail County Road 75 west of Wadena burned down, but no one was home at the time of the fire Wednesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said the fire was called in by a passing motorist around 10:13 p.m. on Dec. 14. The Wadena and Deer Creek Fire Departments,...
February 20, 2012 - 12:21pm
February 15, 2012
Brothers sink 2 vehicles in 1 weekend
It was quite the weekend for the Craig and Brian Swanson brother duo. In two days, the brothers did together what most ice fishermen spend...
February 15, 2012 - 4:19pm
February 13, 2012
Freak accident burns driver, three-mile stretch of highway
A Sebeka man left a three-mile trail of scorched earth when the hay wagon he was hauling caught fire Thursday afternoon, dumping burning hay...
February 13, 2012 - 8:58am
February 3, 2012
Hwy 10 crash leaves woman in critical condition
A Sauk Center woman is in critical condition following a Thursday afternoon crash on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. At around 5:20 p.m., a car driven by Ann W. Brunswig, 53, rear-ended a driver at-tempting to make a left turn onto County...
February 3, 2012 - 11:57am
State Patrol warns motorists of fog
In the last 24 hours, Minnesota has been experiencing fog, along with icy roads. Minnesota State Troopers have responded to 92 crashes, 14 of which resulted in injuries, including three involving fatalities. Motorists are reminded during times of fog or any inclement weather to...
February 3, 2012 - 11:10am