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Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
Weekly police report - June 21 edition
Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'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
January 21, 2014
Fire burns potato warehouse near Perham
PERHAM, Minn. -- Fire crews battled a large blaze Tuesday night at an R.D. Offutt Co. potato warehouse near Perham. A Perham police officer...
January 21, 2014 - 11:40pm
January 8, 2014
UPDATE: Rural Hawley home destroyed by fire
HAWLEY, Minn. – A fire destroyed a 100-year-old farmhouse near here Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported by a rural mail carrier,...
January 8, 2014 - 4:43pm
Residents escape fire in Ottertail
A fire was reported at an Ottertail residence along Lynn Road on New Year’s Eve. Residents were able to escape without injury. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, a resident was in his garage at 6:09 p.m., making repairs on a four-wheeler, when he started the...
January 8, 2014 - 1:35pm
January 2, 2014
Update: Murder charges filed in Ponsford death
Ponsford man has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree arson in the death of a woman who lived...
January 2, 2014 - 4:19pm
December 18, 2013
Sebeka Business engulfed in flames Dec. 11
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received a report of a structure fire at Olson's Custom Farm Services in Sebeka early Dec.11. Within minutes, police and firefighters arrived on scene to find the main building was fully engulfed with flames. Fire departments from Sebeka, Menahga,...
December 18, 2013 - 3:58pm
December 11, 2013
Fire claims home on Little Cormorant
Another Becker County family has been left homeless by fire. Flames were coming through the roof of an older two-story house when Audubon...
December 11, 2013 - 4:24pm
Family IDs victims in Beltrami/Hubbard County line fire
Two people who died in a home destroyed by fire Tuesday night in Hubbard County have been identified. Phyllis Kleeb, 79, and her son, Frank...
December 11, 2013 - 4:11pm
December 9, 2013
Fire destroys home at Rocky's Resort
A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the sheriff’s department...
December 9, 2013 - 10:20am
October 11, 2013
Fire destroys building at mink farm near Detroit Lakes
A spark from an incinerator was believed to have started a fire Friday morning that destroyed the office and feed mixing building at the Sonnenberg...
October 11, 2013 - 3:06pm
July 26, 2013
Remer lumber yard burns extensively
On July 24, 2013 at approximately 8:43 PM, the Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a fire at Remer Cut-Stock Lumber. Upon arrival, the mill was engulfed in flames. The Remer Fire Department requested mutual aid from Crooked Lake Fire Department, Federal Dam Fire...
July 26, 2013 - 9:09am
July 18, 2013
Abandoned house destroyed by fire
An abandoned house near Vergas was destroyed by fire late last Thursday evening. The blaze took place near Highway 4 and 460th Street, southwest of town near Loon Lake. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said the house had been abandoned since the 1980s. Cause of the fire...
July 18, 2013 - 3:12pm
July 8, 2013
Fire damages 5 businesses, displaces 5 families in downtown Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – A fire that started in a downtown Fergus Falls apartment Sunday night has grown to displace five families and damage...
July 8, 2013 - 10:18am
May 15, 2013
Menahga fire 0 percent contained, several buildings lost
Firefighters are working to contain a wildfire that is now between 3,000 and 4,000 acres in north-central Minnesota as of Wednesday morning. Officials are now calling it the Green Valley Fire. It started at about 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon southwest of Park Rapids near Menahga...
May 15, 2013 - 1:03pm
May 14, 2013
Wildfire triggers evacuation in southwest Hubbard County
Due to a large fire burning southwest of Park Rapids, residents are being evacuated within a five-mile radius from 110th Street to Highway 71...
May 14, 2013 - 6:33pm
May 13, 2013
Barn blaze near Perham kills 40 cattle
A barn and 40 head of cattle were destroyed in a fire just north of Perham Friday evening. Area firefighters were called to the scene of...
May 13, 2013 - 3:36pm