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Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
NDSU researchers eyeball new ways to grow better beef
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
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
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Marjorie Ann Fraki
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
July 30, 2015
Fire at Tuffy’s caused by truck mishap
Through a chain of unfortunate circumstances, what might have been a minor accident turned into an event that required a multi-agency response...
July 30, 2015 - 12:02pm
May 14, 2015
Fire destroys Ottertail, Minn., apartment building
OTTERTAIL, Minn.—Several fire departments were unable to stop a blaze from destroying an apartment building here Wednesday night. The...
May 14, 2015 - 10:35am
April 28, 2015
Lake Park, Minn., elevator catches fire
LAKE PARK, Minn. – Crews extinguished a large fire at an elevator here Monday night. At times, the flames shot up an estimated 30 feet. The...
April 28, 2015 - 10:13am
March 13, 2015
Name released of man killed in last week's downtown Brainerd fire
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Officials have released the name of the man killed in a fire in downtown Brainerd last week. Dwain Moore, 65, was found dead after a fire destroyed his apartment, a neighboring apartment and business space. A cause of death is expected by the end of this...
March 13, 2015 - 10:57am
March 10, 2015
Dilworth apartment fire leaves two with no home
DILWORTH – Two people are without a home after a fire started in an apartment building here Tuesday morning. Dilworth fire Capt. Marty Grimley said both occupants of the first-floor apartment unit were home at about 7 a.m. when what appears to be an electrical fire...
March 10, 2015 - 1:15pm
Body found after mobile home fire
PINE COUNTY, Minn. -- County officials on Monday said they found a body inside the remains of a mobile home destroyed by fire over the weekend in Finlayson Township. The Pine County Sheriff’s Office said the fire was reported Saturday night, just before midnight, and that the...
March 10, 2015 - 10:40am
March 4, 2015
Fire kills Brainerd man; downtown building a complete loss
BRAINERD, Minn. - A man was killed Tuesday when the apartment he rented in downtown Brainerd was destroyed by fire. The Brainerd...
March 4, 2015 - 11:12am
March 3, 2015
Firefighters battle downtown Brainerd fire
Fire broke out in early Tuesday morning in a downtown Brainerd building and Brainerd Fire Chief Kevin Stunek said he could not confirm if...
March 3, 2015 - 11:52am
January 6, 2015
Crews respond to trailer home fire in rural Glyndon
GLYNDON, Minn. – A rural trailer home sustained heavy damage after a fire broke out shortly after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Both Glyndon...
January 6, 2015 - 5:01pm
December 30, 2014
Bemidji house fire closes road near high school
BEMIDJI - A residential fire has closed a road by Bemidji High School, officials said Tuesday. Because of smoke in the area, Division...
December 30, 2014 - 1:59pm
December 29, 2014
Nine horses killed, others saved in barn fire
BUFFALO, Minn. -- Nine horses were killed in a barn fire early Sunday in Wright County, northwest of Minneapolis, while a passing teenager and another man rescued some horses. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office said some horses were saved after Wyatt Stueven, 17, of Howard Lake,...
December 29, 2014 - 2:40pm
February 28, 2014
Fire destroys rural NYM shed
Fire destroyed a shed in rural New York Mills the afternoon of Feb. 27. No one was injured in the fire, but the shed was destroyed, along...
February 28, 2014 - 12:12pm
February 27, 2014
Cold weather leads to power line equipment failure
Equipment on an Otter Tail Power Company transmission line failed around 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. The failure led to electrical arcing and sparking from the pole at the intersection of Third Street NW and First Avenue N. Members of the Perham Fire Department responded and provided...
February 27, 2014 - 12:36pm
June 21, 2013
New York Mills FD to charge for fire calls
At its most recent meeting on June 11, the New York Mills City Council voted unanimously to charge in-town residents for fire service. “Fire service” refers to any deployment of firefighting personnel and/or equipment to extinguish a fire, and thus does not extend to medical...
June 21, 2013 - 9:19am