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‘We get silly sometimes’: Local mentorship pair love to laugh
KLN preps for next wave of workers
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Jaycees donate to library, childcare Association
Referendum talks continue, repairs approved at PHS
Slow starting Jackets fall to Trojans
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
BBB: Perham snaps skid with win over Fergus Falls
DAVID ALEXANDER NELSON
JOHN A. MERKINS
MELVINA "MEL" ALMIDIA TRIEGLAFF
GORDON "GORDY" ALLEN JOHNSON
Cheese louise! Bongards’ churns out the cheddar, 24/7
Grandma G’s snacks are a family affair
Family Dollar celebrates grand opening in Ottertail
Papacito’s gets a new owner
Turning phone books into a booming business: Ralph Logan retires from Arvig after 36-year career
Getting out a message across crossed wires
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Optimism is a useful quality
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
New York Mills is set for the second annual Winter Light Festival on Feb. 2
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
October 13, 2014
Woman's home shot at in the night
An 83-year-old Bluffton woman was awakened just after midnight on Friday after someone shot at her home. Agnes Geiser told the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office that a window of her house was broken. She had been sleeping in the next room when she heard the glass break. According...
news / crime
October 13, 2014 - 10:17am
August 9, 2014
DL Angels eliminate Bluffton in Region 14C playoffs
PERHAM — The Detroit Lakes Angels scored 13 unanswered runs to erase a 3-0 deficit eliminating the Bluffton Braves 13-3 in eight innings to remain alive in the Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs Friday night at Krueger Field. Cory Tumberg launched a two-run home run scoring...
August 9, 2014 - 9:49am
March 27, 2014
Street signs stolen near Bluffton
Several road signs have been stolen near Bluffton. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported the thefts on Friday. The signs were taken from locations in Compton Township, south of Bluffton. Sheriff’s Lt. Matt McGuire said the stolen items include curve signs, stop...
news / crime
March 27, 2014 - 2:47pm
August 19, 2013
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Johnson complete game leads Bluffton past Hutchinson
MAPLE LAKE — The Bluffton Braves pounded out 13 hits in a 5-3 victory over the Hutchinson Huskies to advance in the Minnesota State C baseball tournament. Gunner Johnson, a draftee from Nimrod, pitched a complete game for the win allowing three runs, one earned, on only five...
August 19, 2013 - 11:29am
September 9, 2011
Remembering 9/11: Bluffton native could see Pentagon burning
For Susan Heltemes, who graduated from New York Mills High School in 1970, life in Maryland has changed significantly since Sept. 11, 2001. Heltemes,...
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September 9, 2011 - 1:59pm
May 11, 2011
New growth in Bluffton where tornado struck
Nearly a year after the devastating tornado that swept through the Bluffton area, Fred Stinar's property is starting to look a little bit more...
local / news
May 11, 2011 - 3:00pm
June 20, 2010
'Everything's gone': Bluffton family begins the process of starting
Sue and Tim Volkman rushed home from their daughters' volleyball tournament Thursday to find little home actually left. A tornado that raged...
June 20, 2010 - 7:19am
March 26, 2009
Three charged with stalking snowmobilers
Three area men face stalking and harassment charges after allegedly following two 18-year-olds who were on snowmobiles. Eric Halan Samuelson, 21, of Parkers Prairie, Tyler David Schwartz, 18, of Bluffton, and Joshua Jon Kern, 18, of Wadena, were each charged this month in Wadena...
March 26, 2009 - 2:15pm
March 11, 2009
Barthel benefit planned for March 21
A benefit for a man who lost a portion of his arm in a farm accident will be held March 21 in New York Mills. Leo Barthel was involved in a farm accident southwest of New York Mills on Dec. 13, resulting in the loss of a portion of his right arm. Leo underwent multiple surgeries...
March 11, 2009 - 3:27pm