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Collision southwest of Perham sends two people to hospital
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Possible human remains found in New York Mills
Toddler struck, killed by family vehicle in Twin Cities suburb
Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
Rasmussen fires low round in Frazee
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Perham makes it seven straight in the HOL
After ice-out, some Minnesota lakes seeing fish kill
Lindberg, Rooney blank Frazee in Perham sweep
Joyce A. Lehman
John "Jack" Burns
Donna J. Myers
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
Perham Health offers 'right way to fall' program
Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail County Sheriff
Public asked to help find missing child last seen in Iowa and may now be in Minnesota
Ottertail hosting first 'Safety Saturday' May 19
Friends of the NRA holds annual banquet April 5
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
Your Letter: Kenny Nelson has always been a class act
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
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'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
April 3, 2013
Sometimes Simple Moments with Your Grandfather are the Times You Will Never Forget. ***
April 3, 2013 - 8:54am
July 5, 2012
Fishing league hosts first Kids Night
The New York Mills fishing league held its first annual Kids Night on Rush Lake June 18. One of the event organizers, Chad Keskitalo, reported...
July 5, 2012 - 1:41pm
June 6, 2012
AYA tourney reels in new generation of anglers
Under a sunny sky and on calm waters Saturday, the Angler-Young Angler Fishing Tournament in Perham was held on what organizers said was "probably...
June 6, 2012 - 1:06pm
May 2, 2012
Pine lakes slot regulations set to expire next year
The opener, the break, the bite, the class, the limit - the colloquial adages of angling. In 2003, that local lake lexicon added another: The slot. The slot, in this instance, is a Minnesota DNR experimental, 10-year regulation on Big and Little Pine lakes which mandates all caught...
May 2, 2012 - 2:18pm
August 24, 2010
Area Fishing Reports
BATTLE LAKE Walleyes continue to be taken on a jig and minnow during the day or Rapalas at night in eight to 15 feet on Otter Tail Lake. Crawlers are working best for walleyes on West Battle Lake in 20 to 30 feet and on Star Lake in 20 feet. Sunfish action remains strong on top of...
August 24, 2010 - 10:43am
July 21, 2010
The No Netted Fish
The day started early. It was our fishing day on East Silent Lake. We didn't want to waste time. So, we slipped away from the dock at 7:06 a.m....
July 21, 2010 - 11:41am
June 29, 2010
The crappies are biting
The crappies are biting and being caught on Big Pine Lake as proven by Dominic Hauer, 4, great-grandson of Larry Hauer.
June 29, 2010 - 3:50pm
Mid-summer fishing update
Although the weather hasn't been ideal for anglers, the fishing in the East Otter Tail area has picked up since the fishing opener with fish finally getting into their summer patterns. According to Chris Vinton, the local Minnesota State Conservation Officer, the water temperatures...
June 29, 2010 - 12:05pm
June 4, 2010
Muskie season opens Saturday
The last fishing opener of the spring is this Saturday when muskie season opens statewide in Minnesota. There is a new size limit for muskies in Minnesota lakes, with one fish allowed over 48 inches unless otherwise stated.
June 4, 2010 - 9:34am
June 2, 2010
Fishing tournament interrupted by strong storm on Otter Tail
Rescue crews were called out Saturday morning when a powerful storm wreaked havoc on a fishing tournament on Otter Tail Lake. At 9:30 a.m.,...
June 2, 2010 - 12:24pm
May 20, 2010
Opener 2010: Weather perfect...fishing wasn't
Weather and fishing, two favorite Minnesota topics of conversation. In the East Otter Tail lake country fishing opener weekend, there was more...
May 20, 2010 - 2:00pm
May 13, 2010
Sportsman's Club hosts pre-opener fish fry May 14
A pre-fishing opener fish fry is being hosted by the Perham Sportsman's Club, Friday, May 14, at The Cactus in Perham. The club is offering three drawing prizes, and 200 lures will be given away to the first 200 who attend. The first prize is a St. Croix fishing rod; second prize...
May 13, 2010 - 12:34pm
April 16, 2010
First Annual Battle of the Pines Fishing Tournament
A new event for fisherman is planned for the busy vacation month of June. The first annual Battle of the Pines Fishing Tournament is sure to bolster the week of fun between the Ottertail Wild Iron Truck and Tractor Pull and Turtle Fest. The tournament is scheduled for June 24-26. "Talk...
April 16, 2010 - 2:15pm
April 8, 2010
Angler-Young Angler international fishing tourney returns to Little Pine June 5
Hoot's Sports and Lund Boats are proud to announce that everything is set for the Angler - Young Angler International Fishing Tournament which will be held on Little Pine Lake on Saturday, June 5. The tournament will host 50 teams of three anglers, one adult and two young anglers...
April 8, 2010 - 10:44am
March 26, 2010
Sunnier days expected for area boat business
Reflecting back on the cool summer of 2009 and the economic meltdown of the same year-everybody is looking ahead to a pleasant summer. Not...
March 26, 2010 - 7:00am