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Paisley Lane opens in Ottertail
Cause of Thumper Pond Lodge roof collapse still unknown; major renovation planned
Ottertail family’s car to be featured in Excelsior event
Will flooding worsen?
SB: Yellowjackets rally in playoff opener
SB: Yellowjackets clinch share of Mid-State Conference title
Yellowjackets sweep HOL Conference meet
Base: Yellowjackets gain a measure of revenge
SB: Yellowjackets, Panthers combine for 50 runs in doubleheader split
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CHARLES H. SHURE JR.
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Recognizing those who serve
Remember Law Enforcement Week
Response to Franson
Making progress in senior funding
Thoughts on referendum results
Memorial Day Events
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
February 23, 2015
Perham fire department responds to calls over cold weekend
Saturday was a busy, cold day for members of the Perham Fire Department, as they responded to two fires in subzero temperatures. At 5:30 a.m., with a temperature of 3 degrees, the department was called to a turkey barn on Black Diamond Road in rural Perham, where a propane tank...
news / local
February 23, 2015 - 4:13pm
January 27, 2015
Explosion levels home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji firefighters responded to a report of an explosion heard for miles Monday night at a residence southwest of Bemidji. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office issued a preliminary release Monday night that included a caller at 5:49 p.m. reporting...
news / region
January 27, 2015 - 9:58am
November 17, 2014
Bluffton 14-year-old dies from injuries in accidental shooting
WADENA, Minn. -- A 14-year-old Bluffton, Minn., boy who was accidentally shot in the head while playing a game with a .38 caliber revolver at his home five miles north of Bluffton has died from his injuries. Levi Roggenkamp was transported first to Tri-County Health Care in Wadena...
November 17, 2014 - 10:41am
September 16, 2014
One in 88 Minnesota drivers will hit a deer this year
Minnesota drivers will face a 1-in-88 chance of hitting a deer on the state’s highways this year, according to a report released Monday by the nation’s largest auto insurance company. State Farm’s annual report estimates that Minnesota drivers will collide with...
news / state
September 16, 2014 - 9:48am
July 14, 2014
Series of unlawful events lands man in jail
A 24-year-old Detroit Lakes man was arrested in Otter Tail County on Sunday after a series of unlawful events, including vehicle theft and DWI. A press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office states: After getting into an argument at a wedding reception in Ottertail,...
news / crime
July 14, 2014 - 10:55am
July 3, 2014
Vehicle hits Perham Health wall
A southeast-facing exterior wall at Perham Health was hit by a vehicle on June 26. According to a representative from Perham Health, the wall that was struck was that of an office space, not the emergency room or clinic. No one was in the office at the time of the incident and...
news / local
July 3, 2014 - 3:21pm
July 1, 2014
New rail safety rules now in effect in Minnesota
Laws designed to improve the safety of Minnesotans who live and work near railways that carry crude oil and other hazardous materials go into effect July 1. The Minnesota Department of Transportation, the Department of Public Safety and the railroads will carry out the new rail...
news / state
July 1, 2014 - 12:15pm
June 30, 2014
Otter Tail County man drowns on LaSalle Lake
A 78-year-old Otter Tail County man died in a suspected drowning last Thursday night on LaSalle Lake in northern Hubbard County. Shortly after 9 p.m., the Lakes Area Dive Team recovered the body of Francis Peasley, 78, of Elizabeth, Minn., who was pronounced dead at the scene,...
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June 30, 2014 - 10:26am