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No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
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October 10, 2016
'A lifelong experience': For the Hendrickx family, 4-H is a cherished tradition
4-H is a longstanding tradition in the Hendrickx family. Mom Kris serves as a 4-H club leader, dad Pat has been involved in one way or another...
October 10, 2016 - 11:51am
March 5, 2015
OTC Relays win national recognition
The combined Relay for Life groups of East and West Otter Tail County were recognized with a national fundraising award earlier this year. Together,...
March 5, 2015 - 11:35am
December 6, 2013
4-H award winners announced
East Otter Tail County area youth and adults were recognized for their service and achievements at this year’s annual 4-H Recognition Awards...
December 6, 2013 - 10:17am
April 11, 2013
County preps for possible flooding: Sand bags available now
The Otter Tail County Emergency Operations Team has set up three distribution locations where residents can access sandbags, sand, and plastic needed to construct dikes for the upcoming spring thaw and potential overland flooding. Bags that are filled on site will be available free...
April 11, 2013 - 2:19pm
March 28, 2013
Local stars to strut their stuff on the dance floor
East Otter Tail County is about to gets its own version of “Dancing With the Stars.” Even people who don’t usually watch this popular ABC...
March 28, 2013 - 4:13pm
March 7, 2013
MPCA accepting comments on final EIS for proposed Perham incinerator expansion
Perham, Minn. -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is accepting comments on the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for a proposed expansion of a municipal solid waste incinerator in Perham.The Perham Resource Recovery Facility is operated by the Prairie Lakes Municipal...
March 7, 2013 - 11:37am
July 18, 2012
2012 Fair preview... and a little history, too
What do goats, pigs, demolition derbies, carnival-style rides, live bands, tractor pulls and chainsaw carvers all have in common?
July 18, 2012 - 3:16pm
June 27, 2012
Local 4-H clubs hold Demonstration and Food Revue Day
East Otter Tail County youth 'learned by doing' at Demonstration and Food Revue Day, held at Henning Community Center June 21. Demonstration...
June 27, 2012 - 3:37pm