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Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store saved
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Second half surge lifts DGF over Perham
Familiar foe awaits Perham at Class AA Championships
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham in conference clash
Yellowjackets post best score of the season at championships
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
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Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Cold weather: The job must go on
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
Forrest Briard farm Minnesota earns water quality certification
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'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
October 3, 2017
Otter Tail County man receives 28th DWI
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn.—An Otter Tail County man may be headed back to prison after being arrested for what is believed to be his 28th...
October 3, 2017 - 7:57am
April 7, 2014
Minn. man sentenced to prison for ninth DWI
PONEMAH, Minn. - A Ponemah man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. James Eugene Dow, 52, was sentenced to 48 months (four years) in prison, with 213 days credit for time already served. He was also...
April 7, 2014 - 2:33pm
March 11, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
At a special meeting Monday, Sebeka City Council members unanimously accepted the retirement of the town’s police chief, who was recently cited for driving while intoxicated, and appointed a part-time officer as interim chief. Eric Swenson, 48, had been a Sebeka police officer...
March 11, 2014 - 11:14am
March 7, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI plans to retire
Cited for driving while intoxicated, Sebeka’s police chief has decided to retire. Eric Swenson, 48, has been a police officer for nearly 30 years and the Sebeka chief since 2007. Council members will address his retirement notice during a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday...
March 7, 2014 - 10:06am
March 6, 2014
Sebeka council calls meeting to discuss police chief accused of DWI
SEBEKA, Minn. - The Sebeka City Council will hold a closed meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the city’s police chief, who was cited last week on a charge of driving while intoxicated. A New York Mills police officer stopped Eric Swenson, 48, just outside city limits about 11...
March 6, 2014 - 10:51am
January 2, 2014
Dent snowmobiler cited for DWI
A 47-year-old Dent man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after flipping a snowmobile over on Highway 108, said the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. The man, whose name was not available, made a previous call to law enforcement to report a stolen wallet. Authorities...
January 2, 2014 - 1:12pm
November 14, 2013
Subsequent DWI case results in felony charge
Jane Barbara Post, 63, of Henning, Minn., was charged in Otter Tail County District Court on Tuesday with a felony DWI. Post has had prior DWI incidents and one conviction within the past 10 years. The latest incident took place Nov. 8, on Highway 210, east of Henning. Court...
November 14, 2013 - 12:39pm
October 17, 2013
Woman accused of driving drunk with three children in the car
An Ogema woman has been charged in Becker County District Court with three counts of child endangerment and two counts of driving while intoxicated. Jeanna Marie Fineday, 29, is accused of driving drunk with her three minor children in the car. According to court records, during...
October 17, 2013 - 9:31am
August 29, 2013
Drunk driver caught going wrong way down Highway 10
New York Mills police officers pulled over a driver traveling in the wrong lane along Highway 10 on Sunday night. The driver, a 69-year-old male from the Twin Cities area, was arrested for DWI. Fortunately, there were no injuries to other drivers while the intoxicated individual...
August 29, 2013 - 9:53am
August 27, 2013
Moorhead father gets year in jail for DWI with twin daughters in car
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man was sentenced to almost a year in jail after pleading guilty to child endangerment and drunken driving charges after police say he drove his daughters at speeds up to 100 mph, drinking beers he had them open for him. Thomas Eugene Iverson, 48, pleaded...
August 27, 2013 - 9:10am
May 13, 2009
Local multiple DWI offender arrested again
An Otter Tail County man with more than two dozen DWI-related convictions is being held in the Otter Tail County Jail on suspicion of felony first-degree DWI, according to a jail official. Daniel Allen Bettcher, 56, whose aliases include Danny Lee Bettcher and Daniel Boettcher, was...
May 13, 2009 - 2:12pm