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Parents file complaint against Minn. school over son's suicide
Minn. teacher arrested for alleged child sexual abuse
ND native, husband living in Minnesota die during fishing accident in Iceland
Unlicensed driver was at the wheel in injury crash southwest of Perham
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
Wolverines shutdown Perham, fall to DGF
Minten’s blast lifts Perham over Wadena-DC
Perham Tennis team takes another step
Perham boys tennis advances to Section 8A Championship
Perham gains share of Heart O'Lakes Conference title
James R. Draack
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
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Perham Health offers 'right way to fall' program
Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail County Sheriff
Public asked to help find missing child last seen in Iowa and may now be in Minnesota
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
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
July 17, 2017
Pirates get revenge on Bluffton
The Perham Pirates rebounded from a tough loss to the Detroit Lakes Angels by bouncing Bluffton, 5-1, on July 16 in Bluffton. It was a key bounceback for the Pirates, who were defeated 2-1 by Bluffton earlier in the season in Perham. Jack Stigman earned the victory for Perham. He...
July 17, 2017 - 2:31pm
June 15, 2017
Bluffton rallies late against Pirates
It was an old fashioned pitcher’s duel between the Bluffton Braves and the Perham Pirates at Krueger Field on June 14. It was the Braves Austin...
June 15, 2017 - 1:54pm
December 12, 2016
Riepe releases second book in 'Raw Deals' series
When Bob Riepe first decided to embark on a book series based on real people from Otter Tail County's early days, he thought it would be about...
December 12, 2016 - 8:46am
August 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes advances in Region 14C playoffs
Perham-After being shut down by the Nimrod Gnats in the opening round of the Region 14C Tournament, the bats came alive for the Detroit Lakes...
August 8, 2015 - 1:47pm
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.
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...
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...
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,...
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...
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