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Feedlot expansion hearings held in Otter Tail
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Community meetings set to discuss future of the HUB
Rep. Erin Murphy in New York Mills to learn about child care cooperative
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
Morris named finalist for NHSACA Coach of the Year
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
Otter Tail County
November 23, 2017
Otter Tail County Board Briefs
County renews contract with Moorhead juvenile center Otter Tail County Commissioners recently approved a 2018 annual purchase agreement between the county and the juvenile center in Moorhead for 4.5 beds, at a cost of $83,500 per bed. County Probation Director Desta Lutzwick invited...
November 23, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 19, 2017
East Otter Tail County 4-H Recognition and Awards Program
Area youth and adults were recognized for their service and achievements at the annual East Otter Tail County 4-H Recognition and Awards Program...
November 19, 2017 - 6:58am
November 16, 2017
Perham area calendar
Every Wednesday Community Meal Perham: At New Creation Lutheran Church from 5-6:30 p.m. Free meals served. Free will donations accepted. Thursday-Sunday, November 16-19 Children of Eden Perham: At the Perham High School Auditorium. Perham's 2017 community musical. Performances start...
November 16, 2017 - 9:56am
Tri-County EMS offers free Stop the Bleed kits
The Tri-County Health Care Emergency Medical Service (EMS) is championing a Stop the Bleed initiative in Wadena, Todd and Otter Tail counties....
November 16, 2017 - 8:53am
November 13, 2017
County approves $1 million superheater replacement in Perham
Assistant Solid Waste Director Zach Fjestad reported to county board members that a superheater at the Perham Resource Recovery Facility (PRRF)...
November 13, 2017 - 3:32pm
November 6, 2017
County to seek state funding to upgrade voting equipment
It's time for counties across Minnesota, including Otter Tail County, to upgrade their voting equipment. "The last upgrades, with state assistance, took place back in 2006," said County Auditor-Treasurer Wayne Stein to county commissioners on Oct. 24. To that end, Otter Tail County...
November 6, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 30, 2017
County fee per license tab renewal will increase in 2018
Starting Jan. 1, 2018, the county wheelage tax of $10 on vehicle license tab renewals will increase to $20 per license tab. State law allowed for Otter Tail County and other counties in Minnesota to enact fees of $10 per license tab for calendar years 2016 and 2017 and to raise the...
October 30, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 29, 2017
County board takes look at long-range planning
County Public Works Director Rick West discussed with county board members a proposal for long-range planning in coordination with SRF Consulting...
October 29, 2017 - 10:18am
October 23, 2017
Update: Missing Otter Tail County man found
UPDATE: The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department reports that Paul Baker has been located and isn't in any danger. The report says that...
October 23, 2017 - 8:18am
October 21, 2017
Man reported missing in Otter Tail County
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who has been missing since Tuesday, Oct. 17. Paul Tracy Baker, 50, was last seen Tuesday leaving a residence near Dent, the sheriff’s office reported on Saturday, Oct. 21. Baker was going to...
October 21, 2017 - 6:05pm
October 20, 2017
Preliminary 2018 county property tax levy adopted
A net county preliminary property tax levy of $39.1 million for 2018 was adopted Sept. 26 by the county board of commissioners. This represents...
October 20, 2017 - 5:59pm
Get your 'eek!' on: Area Halloween happenings promise fun and light frights for the whole family
Local communities are making it frighteningly easy to scare up a little Halloween fun this year. Several family-friendly spooktacular events...
October 20, 2017 - 3:53pm
October 17, 2017
County artist Charles Beck remembered
Reflections of renowned Otter Tail County artist Charles Beck, 94, who died on Sept. 12, come from a former student of Beck at Fergus Falls Community...
October 17, 2017 - 5:47pm
October 11, 2017
Man sentenced after tipping boat while drunk, endangering lives of passengers
The driver of a duck boat that tipped on a Minnesota lake a year ago will be going to jail for drunk driving and child endangerment. Ronald Haugrud...
October 11, 2017 - 9:06am
October 3, 2017
Otter Tail County man receives 28th DWI
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn.—An Otter Tail County man may be headed back to prison after being arrested for what is believed to be his 28th...
October 3, 2017 - 7:57am