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Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
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Conrad Lynn Johnsen
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Rody Luverne Ehnert
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State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Debbie's Digest: Change is just a part of life
Ban smoking in rental housing
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Author to read, sign book in Wadena
Heartland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years of classical music
New York Mills festival an immersion in Finnish culture
Beauty of lakes part of fishing in Otter Tail County
Richville plans summer fun events
February 7, 2013
Wadena, Bluffton fire departments respond to fire
The Wadena and Bluffton fire departments responded Wednesday afternoon to a fire at 39923 County Highway 75 that Bluffton Fire Chief Ken Theisen...
February 7, 2013 - 9:19am
January 31, 2013
Firefighters respond to chimney fire
The Perham Fire Department was called to a residence on 405th Avenue in Gorman Township, north of Perham, early Saturday morning to respond to...
January 31, 2013 - 1:45pm
January 21, 2013
Firefighters respond to sawmill fire in Otter Tail County
A chimney was believed to be the source of a fire Monday morning at a sawmill owned by John Henry Mast. The sawmill is located on County Highway...
January 21, 2013 - 4:20pm
January 10, 2013
Barn burns to ground near Pelican
Fire destroyed a barn at the Becky Radtke residence near Pelican Rapids on Jan. 5. The call came in to the Pelican Rapids Fire Department at 2:17 p.m., according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. The barn, on Loan Acres Road, was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters...
January 10, 2013 - 12:02pm
January 2, 2013
Otter Tail Lake bait shop destroyed by fire
An early-morning fire on Dec. 26 destroyed Ken's Tackle on the southwest side of Otter Tail Lake. A passerby, at 4:19 a.m., called emergency personnel, reporting that smoke and flames were visible and coming through the roof. The roof had already caved in when first responders...
January 2, 2013 - 12:58pm
Fire damages home in Otter Tail County
VERGAS, Minn. - No one was injured in a fire that damaged a home early Tuesday in Otter Tail County. The Vergas and Dent fire departments and Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office responded at 2:39 a.m. to a report of a fire in the wall of a house in the 32000 block of Mallard Drive. Vergas...
January 2, 2013 - 5:14am
October 4, 2012
Grass fires throughout area Wednesday, snow to fall Thursday
According to a report from the New York Mills Fire Department, grass fires were battled north and south of New York Mills simultaneously Wednesday...
October 4, 2012 - 7:05am
September 6, 2012
Fire crews respond to grass fires east of Perham
PERHAM -- Firefighters and first responders were called to multiple grass fires east of Perham along County Highway 80 (Old Highway 10) near...
September 6, 2012 - 3:29pm
June 27, 2012
One dies, one injured in Fergus Falls apartment fire
One person died and another was injured Tuesday night in an apartment fire that shook the building when at least two oxygen tanks exploded, Fergus Falls Fire Chief Mark Hovland said. The fire was reported at about 9:30 p.m.
June 27, 2012 - 12:32pm
May 30, 2012
Fire hits DL manufacturer -- more than 20 employees temporarily out of work
A late evening fire at a Detroit Lakes manufacturing company on Tuesday caused major damage and left more than 20 employees temporarily out of...
May 30, 2012 - 4:21pm
May 11, 2012
Power pole fire causes power outages
Friday around 10 a.m., a power pole started on fire across from Hoot's Sports on East Main Street in Perham, causing brief power surges and some...
May 11, 2012 - 11:01am
April 9, 2012
1,400 acres burn south of Nimrod, Minn.; fire danger still high
Strong northwest winds pushed a wildfire across more than 1,400 acres late Sunday afternoon six miles south of Nimrod. As of Monday morning...
April 9, 2012 - 7:01pm
March 7, 2012
Fire departments earn $500K FEMA grant
Communication systems within area fire departments are getting a boost, to the tune of $500,000. A Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) grant will allow nine fire departments to purchase equipment for digital radios, improving communication among law enforcement and fire departments. The...
March 7, 2012 - 8:52am
March 2, 2012
Dogs die in Wadena County fire
Three buildings and four to six dogs were lost in a fire in Wadena County Feb. 18. According to Wadena County Sheriff Mike Carr, Camp Canine had three outbuildings fully engulfed in flames by the time firefighters were summoned. Camp Canine is at 23457 130th Street. One of the three...
March 2, 2012 - 12:34pm
December 16, 2011
House fire causes damage in NYM
Emergency personnel responded to a house fire in New York Mills around 9 a.m. today. New York Mills Fire Department removed parts of the roof, walls and ceiling to put out the blaze. The home sustained heavy smoke and severe fire damage, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's...
December 16, 2011 - 12:47pm