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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
May 23, 2018
Western Minnesota man hospitalized after home explosion
BENSON, Minn. — A western Minnesota man is in a Minneapolis hospital after he was injured earlier this week in an explosion at a rural residence...
May 23, 2018 - 3:12pm
May 21, 2018
Toddler struck, killed by family vehicle in Twin Cities suburb
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- A 1-year-old child died Sunday night after being struck by a vehicle outside his home in this Twin Cities suburb, police...
May 21, 2018 - 12:07pm
Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
LAPORTE, Minn. — A 42-year-old Iowa man and his 4-year-old child died after their kayak overturned on Hart Lake on Saturday, May 19. The Hubbard...
May 21, 2018 - 10:52am
April 30, 2018
Three hurt in broadside crash on Hwy 10
Three people were injured in a two-car collision at the intersection of Highway 10 and Otter Tail County Road 60 on Sunday evening, April 29, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Frederich George Bauck, 77, Frazee, was driving a 2014 Honda Accord westbound on County Road 60 about...
April 30, 2018 - 3:26pm
April 25, 2018
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
An apparent medical emergency led to a one-vehicle crash on Highway 10 just east of Detroit Lakes on Friday. Sgt. Jesse Grabow of the Minnesota...
April 25, 2018 - 1:03pm
March 3, 2018
Semi/tanker driver injured near Rush Lake
A semi/tanker driver from Herman, Minnesota was injured Feb. 23 near Rush Lake, south of Perham, when he lost control and entered the ditch near Highway 78. Taken to the Perham hospital with minor injuries was David Sibley, 57. He was driving the unit for Bongards, which is a cheese...
March 3, 2018 - 9:06am
February 16, 2018
Update: Both lanes opened up on Highway 10 by Lake Park/Audubon after accident, fire
A two-truck accident and fire on Highway 10 has both lanes of the highway shut down between Lake Park and Audubon. The crash, which happened...
February 16, 2018 - 9:52am
January 6, 2018
Four-vehicle crash near Perham leads to non-life-threatening injuries
PERHAM, Minn.—A four-vehicle crash in Otter Tail County sent two people to the hospital Friday evening. At 5:26 p.m., a 2013 GMC Sierra driven by Barbara Joanne Olson, 67, of Frazee, Minnesota, was southbound on County Road 60 when she attempted to cross U.S. Highway 10 about...
January 6, 2018 - 9:18am
December 25, 2017
Otter Tail County Sheriff's Reports
Man pulled from icy waters at Walker Lake A man was pulled from cold water at Walker Lake, just north of Otter Tail Lake, after his snowmobile crashed through thin ice on Dec. 16 close to noon. Ottertail city rescue crews pulled the man, Hubert Hovland, out of the water and transported...
December 25, 2017 - 11:08am
Two drivers involved in Henning area accidents
Two drivers, one of who was injured, were involved in traffic accidents near Henning, one in the early morning and the other in the early evening on Dec. 11. A Deer Creek resident rolled a vehicle close to 6 a.m. at the intersection of Highways 67 and 140, northeast of Henning. The...
December 25, 2017 - 11:08am
November 4, 2017
Northern Minn. girl, 8, in long-term recovery after bonfire explosion
MENAHGA, Minn. — An 8-year-old girl is expected to be at a Minneapolis hospital for another three or four months after she and two other...
November 4, 2017 - 1:45pm
November 1, 2017
Sebeka driver killed as fuel, grain trucks collide in Grant County
A 61-year-old Sebeka man was killed Monday when the semi-truck he was driving hit another truck at the intersection of U.S. Highway 59 and Minnesota...
November 1, 2017 - 8:09am
August 16, 2017
Vehicle loses power, goes into ditch
The driver of a Ford F150 went into a ditch when his truck suddenly lost power on Highway 78. Jeffrey Fritz, 31, was traveling north on the highway. He was transported to Perham Hospital for minor injuries. He was wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash and alcohol was not...
August 16, 2017 - 1:50pm
August 2, 2017
Building collapses at Minneapolis private school, firefighters extricating victims
MINNEAPOLIS -- Fire and police emergency responders are on the scene of a building collapse at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Fire Department initially reported one fatality but later said the death was not confirmed. Firefighters were working to extricate people...
August 2, 2017 - 12:16pm
August 1, 2017
Motorcyclist struck from motorcycle by deer
While travelling northbound on Highway 59, a motorcyclist was struck from a motorcycle by a deer. The motorcycle come to a rest on the shoulder of the highway after continuing on for approximately 300 feet, after the driver, Dean Earl Nelson, 61, of Erhard, was struck from it. Nelson,...
August 1, 2017 - 9:51am