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Little Pine Lake home windows shot out
Vehicle rolls near Verndale, injuring one
McFeely: Fergus Falls newspaper drops columnist for 'body-shaming'
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
Teresa "Tess" Morkassel
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
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
March 29, 2013
Glyndon fire chief stresses good alarms after his home burns GLYNDON, MN
GLYNDON – When someone’s house catches on fire in the city, it’s important to get the fire chief on the phone right away. It’s especially...
March 29, 2013 - 9:47am
March 4, 2013
Minnesota barn fire kills 1,800 hogs
MORRIS, Minn. -- A barn fire in western Minnesota on Saturday morning killed about 1,800 hogs and caused nearly $700,000 in property damage,...
March 4, 2013 - 2:27pm
February 28, 2013
Vehicle lost to fire
A vehicle fire on Highway 33, north of Dalton, was extinguished by the Dalton Fire Department after an emergency call came in at 3:39 p.m.on Feb. 21. The owner of the vehicle was plowing snow when a transmission cooler line failed, causing fluid to spray onto hot engine and exhaust...
February 28, 2013 - 3:38pm
February 21, 2013
Underwood home lost in fire
A rural Underwood home burned to the ground last Wednesday evening. No one was injured in the fire, which may have started around the home's heating unit, but officials deemed the house a complete loss. According to a press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, dispatch...
February 21, 2013 - 11:53am
February 20, 2013
12 cows die in rural Hawley barn fire
HAWLEY, Minn. - Firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures as they battled a barn fire that killed 12 cows this morning in rural Hawley. The Hawley, Hitterdal and Ulen volunteer fire departments responded to the blaze, which was reported about 3:30 a.m. at 11149 210th St. N. Crews...
February 20, 2013 - 11:14am
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