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Otter Tail County evolves with emergency management plan
Study names MN as second best run state in nation
Stacked storm packed a windy punch, but not much snow
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Additional street improvements considered for city of Ottertail
Yellowjacket grapplers run away with Kaatz Memorial
Detroit Lakes wins the Jackie Mann Invitational
Yellowjackets rebound with strong win over Park Rapids
Perham girls fall to Barnesville in HOL opener
Perham boys hoops connect in season opening rout
William J. Cole
Diana Lynn Aker
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Arvig to hire 200 workers
Ottertail's Hilltop Lumber breaks ground on new showroom
Perham's Second Hand Rose blossoms in new, bigger space
Bongards buys Main Street building in Perham for new cheese store
Nest takes flight: New coffee shop, kitchen retailer opens in Perham
Angel of Hope vigil canceled
Ottertail's Otterdazzle is Saturday at community center
Gobble Wobble 5K in Perham onThanksgiving Day
Holiday Tour of Homes benefits school foundation
2016 East Otter Tail County 4-H honors members during annual meeting and awards program
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
January 6, 2016
Minnesota traffic deaths worst since 2010
ST. PAUL – Traffic deaths increased rather dramatically last year compared to 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Preliminary numbers from the department showed 396 people died on Minnesota roads last year compared with 361 for 2014. After all reports...
January 6, 2016 - 1:29pm
October 9, 2015
Suspect identified in death of 3-year-old boy in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Charges are expected to be brought against a man in the death of a 3-year-old boy, the Becker County Sheriff said in a statement. Sterling Anderson, 23, was arrested in connection with the child's death on Thursday. Formal charges against Anderson...
October 9, 2015 - 11:54am
September 29, 2015
17-month-old hit, killed by car
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 17-month-old child was pronounced dead Monday afternoon after being hit by a car in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police say Avah Mae Dirkman was struck about 12:30 p.m. by a 2009 Dodge Journey driven by Katie Diane Black, 29, of Fergus Falls. Reports...
September 29, 2015 - 1:17pm
September 28, 2015
Fergus Falls police kill estranged husband who shot at his wife’s vehicle on I-94
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- An estranged husband suspected of shooting at his wife as they were driving in separate vehicles on Interstate 94 near here early Sunday was shot and killed by Fergus Falls police after being tracked down by State Patrol helicopters. The husband...
September 28, 2015 - 12:05pm
September 10, 2015
Five found dead in home on Lake Minnetonka
GREENWOOD, Minn. -- Five people were reportedly found dead Thursday afternoon in an apparent murder-suicide at a home on Lake Minnetonka on the west side of the Twin Cities metro area. South Lake Minnetonka police were called to the home, in the small community of...
September 10, 2015 - 4:44pm
September 9, 2015
One dead in western Minn. stabbing
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. - One person is dead as a result of a stabbing Tuesday in Montevideo in western Minnesota. The 44-year-old victim and the 54-year-old suspect are both from Montevideo, according to a news release from the Montevideo Police Department. The...
September 9, 2015 - 11:02am
August 26, 2015
Two Minnesota teens killed in crash; alcohol believed to be a factor
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Two teenagers were killed late Tuesday in a crash near Litchfield, and the Minnesota State Patrol said alcohol was believed to be a contributing factor in the crash. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday when...
August 26, 2015 - 3:44pm
Construction worker killed in 50-foot fall from Vikings stadium roof; another injured
MINNEAPOLIS -- One man has died and another sustained a serious injury Wednesday in a workplace accident during construction at U.S. Bank...
August 26, 2015 - 3:42pm
August 5, 2015
Becker County dispatcher dies after Wymer Lake incident
A Becker County dispatcher has died after becoming unresponsive in Wymer Lake, just south of Frazee. According to the Otter Tail Sheriff’s Department, Marvin Anderson, 60, of Frazee was out in a pontoon around 2 p.m. Monday with his family when he jumped into the water...
August 5, 2015 - 10:17am
August 4, 2015
Motorcycle accident kills Alexandria man
MONTICELLO, Minn. -- An Alexandria motorcyclist died after rear-ending a car on Interstate 94 on Sunday. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Steven M. Hanson, 59, died after being airlifted to North Memorial Hospital in Robbinsdale. The crash occurred west of Monticello shortly...
August 4, 2015 - 9:42am
July 28, 2015
Victims identified in Minnesota plane crash
PIPESTONE, Minn. -- Three people died in a plane crash Monday night in Pipestone County. According to information released late Tuesday morning by the Pipestone County Sheriff's Office, found dead at the scene were the pilot, Steven Christensen, 59, of rural Pipestone, and...
July 28, 2015 - 4:35pm
July 21, 2015
Minnesota traffic fatalities surpass 200 for the year
ST. PAUL -- After reporting the lowest number of traffic deaths since 1944 last year, 201 people have lost their lives on Minnesota roads so far this year. That’s a 21 percent increase compared with 166 deaths this time last year Driver inattention/distraction is quickly...
July 21, 2015 - 3:07pm
June 23, 2015
Vigil planned at 7 after two Park Christian students killed, two hospitalized in I-94 rollover
RGUS FALLS, Minn. – Brothers and Park Christian students Zach and Connor Kvalvog died in a rollover crash Tuesday morning on Interstate 94 while traveling to a basketball camp in Wisconsin, according to Moorhead Park Christian boys high school basketball coach Josh Lee. Park...
June 23, 2015 - 2:56pm
June 22, 2015
Motorcyclist killed in Otter Tail County
Henning, Minn.—A motorcycle accident near Henning, Minn. left a man dead Friday night. Kurt Ophus, 54, of Minneapolis was riding an off-road motorcycle on private property near Highway 134 around 8:30 p.m. when he lost control and hit a tree, according to a news release...
June 22, 2015 - 9:46am
June 16, 2015
Child, 1, dead after being hit by vehicle
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A one-year-old child was killed Monday evening after being hit by a vehicle at the child’s home near Park Rapids. According to the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office, Roderick Dewinter, 51, of Park Rapids, had driven to the child's residence on Dovetail Road...
June 16, 2015 - 3:52pm