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'It would be devastating': Ag producers steering Trump away from trade war with Mexico
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
Minnesota day care loses license after 3-year-old went missing for hour
Medical marijuana supporter cites possibility of lawsuit as legislators change law approved by voters
Someone stole Kevin Wallevand's car
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Highest-paid receiver Thielen says there are still a lot of non-believers
Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs Lake
Minnesota boaters urged to get educated before season begins
Woodie Camp applications being accepted
Peggy L. Korell
Eugene D. Herrmann
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
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
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
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
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
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!)
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
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
October 4, 2013
Tuffy’s buys land for more truck parking
Further evidence of the continued growth of KLN Family Brands: Tuffy’s Pet Food has bought more land. At a special meeting in September, the Perham City Council rezoned and sold property to Tuffy’s for additional truck and trailer parking. Two currently empty parcels along...
October 4, 2013 - 10:55am
October 3, 2013
New York Mills man charged with sexual misconduct
A New York Mills man, 26-year-old John Jacob Heinonen, appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Sept. 23 to face a charge of criminal sexual conduct in the first degree. According to court documents, Heinonen allegedly engaged in a sexual relationship with a minor under...
October 3, 2013 - 12:15pm
Perham man put on probation for terroristic threats
Thirty-year-old Todd Allen Handt, of Perham, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court last Monday after a conviction of terroristic threats during a domestic dispute. Handt was placed on supervised probation for five years, monitored by the Minnesota Department of Corrections,...
October 3, 2013 - 12:13pm
Stolen vehicle spotted in Perham, man arrested
What started as the theft of a vehicle in the Twin Cities area ended with the arrest of a suspect after the stolen vehicle was spotted in Perham. The incident began Sept. 24 when the suspect, 32-year-old Paul Wayne Krause of Arden Hills, Minn., reportedly took a motor vehicle from...
October 3, 2013 - 12:11pm
October 2, 2013
$50K in cattle believed stolen near Henning
Twenty-three head of Black Angus cows and 32 Black Angus calves, valued at approximately $50,000, are missing from a farm near Henning. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department said the owner noticed the missing cattle when he was moving the herd and conducted a head count. Authorities...
October 2, 2013 - 3:28pm
Two Vergas residents hurt in accident
Two people were injured in an accident near Vergas yesterday morning. Torey Sonnenberg, age 36, of Vergas, was parked in an approach along Highway 17 when his vehicle was rear-ended by a pickup truck driven by Doreen Richard, 68, also of Vergas, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s...
October 2, 2013 - 3:24pm
March 7, 2013
Monday’s snowfall caused crashes
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has reported numerous traffic accidents linked to snowfall on Monday, March 4, and during the early morning hours of Tuesday, March 5. Many of the accidents were along Interstate 94, near Fergus Falls. At 5:58 p.m. on Monday, a driver lost...
March 7, 2013 - 5:07pm
March 4, 2013
Shed, skidsteer lost in New York Mills fire
A shed, skidsteer, about 30 bales of hay and several other farm items were lost in a fire in New York Mills on Friday. Charles Jacobson, of...
March 4, 2013 - 1:35pm
Officers nab alleged serial burglars
Two Fergus Falls men have been arrested in connection with a string of area burglaries over the past several months. Adam Sundby and Adam Devorak,...
March 4, 2013 - 1:08pm
February 27, 2013
VIDEO: Neglected horses find new home near Vergas
A dozen neglected horses tonight are in a warm barn with hay and water after a massive rescue on a farm near Vergas Tuesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office is investigating the death of six horses, including one overnight. No charges have been filed. By midafternoon the...
February 27, 2013 - 10:05am
February 25, 2013
Two horses dead in neglect case near Vergas
Two horses are dead, and two others reportedly near death, in an animal neglect case on a farm seven miles southwest of Vergas. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department received a call about the animals Sunday morning. As many as 10 horses at the site need rescuing, though that...
February 25, 2013 - 5:14pm
February 18, 2013
Conversations on spirituality: At the cultural center this Wednesday
The New York Mills Regional Cultural Center's Continental Divide Folk School is offering the opportunity for a group conversation on today's many expressions of spirituality. The purpose is to bring a wide variety of faiths and perspectives comfortably together. Each member will...
February 18, 2013 - 3:56pm
February 12, 2013
Train collides with semi-trailer in downtown Perham
A westbound train smashed into an empty semi-trailer in Perham on Monday afternoon. There were no injuries, but the stopped train blocked passage...
February 12, 2013 - 11:51am
February 11, 2013
Flurry of activity: People and plows are out and about after yesterday's blizzard
The Perham area was pummeled with well over 12 inches of snow on Sunday, keeping many people snowed in at home and leading to school cancellations...
February 11, 2013 - 11:29am
January 31, 2013
Did you get one of these? If so, you're not alone
Dozens of Perham residents felt the sting of the city's snow emergency parking ordinance yesterday when they opened their mail and found $50...
January 31, 2013 - 1:12pm