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Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
Crew cleans hazardous material at Otter Tail County Recycling Center
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Yellowjackets ready for homecoming game with Park Rapids
Perham swimmers continue to cut time
Serena Langen reaches career milestone
Perham volleyball runs winning streak to nine with sweep of Hawley
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Herbert H. Limmer
Mac J. Tobkin
James S. "Jim" Lindholm
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
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
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
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December 1, 2014
Otter Tail County man injured in fire
A home was damaged and a man suffered burns to his hands as the result of a fire northeast of New York Mills on Nov. 22. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said a garage fire spread to the adjoining house, which received substantial damage. The property is located in a rural...
December 1, 2014 - 10:57am
November 26, 2014
Yellowjacket girls basketball opens with Mills
The Perham Yellowjacket basketball team hits the floor on Tuesday, Dec. 2 against a familiar foe in the New York Mills Eagles in New York Mills....
November 26, 2014 - 11:35am
November 17, 2014
‘Wherever I go, I’m Santa’: From New York Mills to New York City
New York Mills, Minn. - He’s got the perfect beard, with a little help from Wadena, Minn., cosmetology students. Heck, he’s...
November 17, 2014 - 10:03am
November 4, 2014
Local election results
Perham Mayor and City Council No surprises here – all three candidates, all of them incumbents, faced no opponents and will be back for another term. Perham’s Mayor will remain Tim Meehl, who received 97 percent of the vote (write-ins got the other 3 percent). Fred...
November 4, 2014 - 10:42pm
September 22, 2014
Guilty verdict in salmonella case; Tainted peanut butter led to the deaths of Perham woman, eight others
Three former peanut company officials have been found guilty in connection with a salmonella outbreak that killed nine people in 2008 and 2009,...
September 22, 2014 - 3:54pm
September 17, 2014
Perham Tennis sweeps New York Mills
New York Mills- The Perham Yellowjacket girls tennis team rolled to a 7-0 victory over the New York Mills Eagles on Tuesday afternoon in New...
September 17, 2014 - 12:48pm
August 28, 2014
Otter Tail County has a brush with the Sandpiper Pipeline
Otter Tail County residents are starting to have their say on the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The pipeline, proposed by Enbridge Energy, would transport crude oil from Tioga, N.D. to Superior, Wisc. via a 610-mile route across northern Minnesota. Enbridge's preferred route...
August 28, 2014 - 3:57pm
August 22, 2014
The place where St. Urho was (possibly) buried: Celebrate Finnish culture at the Finn Creek Folk Festival Aug 23, 24
It all started around 40 years ago when an old Finnish farmstead was donated in hopes of being preserved for years to come. That donated land...
August 22, 2014 - 11:08am
Local election candidates announced
The Aug. 12 deadline to file as a candidate for upcoming local elections has passed. Throughout the area, 18 incumbents have filed in hopes that voters will approve their continued service, while 16 challengers filed to make their own contributions to local government. ...
August 22, 2014 - 10:43am
July 25, 2014
Election filing period opens soon
As November’s Election Day approaches, it is nearly time for candidates to file for area races. The filing period for local elections will run from Tuesday, July 29 to Tuesday, Aug. 12. Any filing fees must also be paid by the end of this time. State-wide requirements for...
July 25, 2014 - 9:27am
July 22, 2014
Area wrestlers to compete in biggest tourney in U.S.
FARGO — It’s that time of the year when kids in full sweats can be spotted running around the outside of the Fargodome with the temperatures...
July 22, 2014 - 9:17am
June 20, 2014
Kupfer, Patron named to All-State baseball team
New York Mills' seniors Brandon Kupfer and Tyler Patron were named to the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State team. Logan Sandgren of BOLD was named the Class A player of the year. 2014 Class A MSHSBCA All-State Team First...
June 20, 2014 - 12:24pm
June 19, 2014
New York Mills native Andrea Scott named D-II head athletic trainer of the year
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Long-time Minnesota State University Moorhead head athletic trainer Andrea "Andy" Scott has been named the Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Division II, it was announced by the National Athletic Trainers Association. Scott will receive the award on Friday,...
June 19, 2014 - 2:40pm
June 16, 2014
Eagles' championship quest comes up short
MINNEAPOLIS — The New York Mills Eagles came up 90-feet short from tying the state championship game in their final at-bat to finish the season...
June 16, 2014 - 3:45pm
June 13, 2014
New York Mills advances to Class A state baseball final
CHASKA — The New York Mills Eagles (25-0) made it two walk-off wins in a row advancing to the Minnesota Class A state baseball championship...
June 13, 2014 - 5:59pm