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NY Mills couple named ‘Emerging Leaders’
Yard waste pick-up resumes
Perham student wins competitive scholarship
Today is Tornado Drill Day
Minnesota upgrades 511 traveler system
Hawley wins opening HOL boys golf meet
Studer named UMAC pitcher of the week
Jazz topple Wolves in Adelman's possible finale
Football: Minnesota district scheduling puts rivalries on shaky ground
East Grand Forks head football coach steps down
HOWARD MARVIN KARKELA
BEVERLEY ANN (PARCHEM) VADNAIS
EDWIN ALBERT LENIUS
DOUGLAS C. RUDOLPH
Longtime Master Gardeners recognized
Sophia Samantha Stevens
Luke Allen Mumm
Wyatt Jeremy Guck
Hunter Herbert Galbrecht
Perham vacates street for IFS expansion
Perham grants Tuffy’s a temporary road closure
City garage site rezoned to Light Industrial
Tri-Board addresses PACC’s future
Otter Tail Power names new president
Column: A pile of wood is money in the bank
Letter to the Editor: Turnout at fundraiser a disappointment
Editorial: Sparking up a conversation about outdoor fire danger
Letter to the Editor: Corrupt trading in crude oil is the biggest crime of the century
Column: I’m just sayin’: There’s a methane to this madness
Fun for families: The Perham Community Carnival
Idea Day at Pioneer Park: Have a say in the park's future
McCartney to play Fargodome, Target Field
Take a gamble on this year’s Spring Fling
Chamber awards banquet is coming up next Thursday
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,...
news / state
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...
news / accidents
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...
news / region
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 71/Jefferson Street South. The pictured female, center, allegedly fled police after being pulled over, using a white Oldsmobile Bravada,...
news / crime
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
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
news / local
February 21, 2012 - 8:09am