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Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
First ever breakfast on the farm event set for Aug. 5 in Perham
"Mumble strip" installation begins July 17 on west central Minnesota highways
Driver overcorrects, ends up injured in wrong lane of Highway 10
Perham rallies past EGF in Sub-State 14 opener
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Buzz close out season with sweep
BSU removes ‘interim’ tag, officially names Bolte head football coach
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Diane M. Weickert
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
Letter: Desert Eagle
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
Otter Tail County
May 2, 2017
Elizabeth assault investigated
As of May 1, Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies were investigating an alleged assault that took place in Elizabeth on April 30 at 2:05 a.m. No suspect was immediately identified. The victim, a male, reportedly suffered a fractured nose and cheek and sustained a gash on his chin....
May 2, 2017 - 11:06am
Motorcycle chase starts and ends in Fergus Falls
Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies and Fergus Falls police were involved in a three-mile chase of a man on a motorcycle April 29 in Fergus Falls. Speeds reached 60 miles per hour. The chase of 19-year-old Walker Buchholz of Fergus Falls began on North Tower Road on the northwest...
May 2, 2017 - 11:05am
Two Otter Tail County men arrested for assault
A man from Erhard and another from Vergas have been arrested and charged with felony assaults by strangulation. Sean Patrick McKeag, 29, of Erhard, was arrested on April 28. Two days later, on April 30, Dustin Paul Dahring, 34, of Vergas, was arrested. They were taken to the Otter...
May 2, 2017 - 11:04am
Woman, 3-year-old hurt in Fergus Falls accident
A Battle Lake woman and 3-year-old girl were injured in an accident in Fergus Falls on Monday.
May 2, 2017 - 9:34am
April 27, 2017
UPDATE: Authorities ID man in fatal New York Mills crash
A Deer Creek man died in a rollover accident on Highway 10 in New York Mills Wednesday morning. The man, age 50, was driving west on Highway...
April 27, 2017 - 2:39pm
April 26, 2017
Man hurt in rollover east of Perham
A New York Mills man was hurt in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 10 east of Perham this morning. Robert Kyle Wiggins, age 38, was driving a 2002 Chevy Trailblazer west down the highway when he lost control on the snowy, icy road, went into the center median and rolled, according...
April 26, 2017 - 10:51am
April 24, 2017
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
Friendly Rider continues to grow and expand its service, now serving 17 communities in Wadena, Todd, Otter Tail, Morrison and Cass Counties....
April 24, 2017 - 10:04am
April 20, 2017
The small town of Henning has celebrated the life of 16-year-old Jacob Quam, a sophomore killed in a car crash last week, in many different ways....
April 20, 2017 - 11:54am
March 27, 2017
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Aiming to do whatever it can for homeless people in the area, Mahube-Otwa has developed several programs over the years to target specific problems. But it isn't getting any easier, said Marcia Otte, family development director for Mahube-Otwa community action agency, which serves...
March 27, 2017 - 11:34am
March 20, 2017
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
FARGO -- Family and friends have gathered here and in Minnesota’s Otter Tail County to deal with the sudden, untimely deaths of two women who...
March 20, 2017 - 8:03am
March 17, 2017
A new plan, and new hope, for flood relief west of Perham: Little McDonald, Kerbs, Paul and Devils lakes are working together on a permanent solution to a long-standing problem
After more than a decade of repeatedly dashed hopes and millions of dollars in damages, frustrated property owners on high-water lakes west of...
March 17, 2017 - 11:30am
March 8, 2017
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
Blandin Foundation announced today that it has awarded five grants totaling $149,000 that assist rural Minnesota communities in advancing high-speed Internet access and use in their communities. Otter Tail County will benefit from grant funding that will map existing fiber, towers...
March 8, 2017 - 4:37pm
Winds overturn dock on Big Pine Lake
Gale-force winds over the past couple of days have done more than cause residents to hold onto anything loose on their person, it also overturned...
March 8, 2017 - 3:35pm
March 4, 2017
Bridge work: Report shows 10 bridges in Otter Tail County are 'structurally deficient'; that's better than average
Otter Tail County is doing slightly better than most when it comes to the condition of its bridges. According to a report released last week...
March 4, 2017 - 9:00am
March 3, 2017
Cell tower ordinance adopted in Ottertail
A new cell tower ordinance was approved for the city of Ottertail at the Feb. 16 meeting of the Ottertail City Council. The meeting opened with a public hearing regarding the ordinance. The hearing was closed with no comments received from the public.
March 3, 2017 - 5:00pm