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Little Pine Lake home windows shot out
Vehicle rolls near Verndale, injuring one
McFeely: Fergus Falls newspaper drops columnist for 'body-shaming'
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
Teresa "Tess" Morkassel
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
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
Otter Tail County
January 12, 2017
Ottertail Telcom receives grant to expand broadband
Otter Tail County’s Ottertail Telcom in Battle Lake and the Fergus Falls area was one of 42 benefactors of a state grant to expand broadband internet service as announced this morning by Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith.
January 12, 2017 - 9:15am
January 10, 2017
Be careful out there: Snowy, slippery roads a hazard today
There have been multiple reports this morning of vehicles stalling and sliding into the ditch as drivers contend with blustery, slippery, snowy...
January 10, 2017 - 9:58am
January 9, 2017
Three hurt in Highway 10 rollover near NY Mills
Three people were injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 just east of New York Mills early this morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Matthew Brian Mollohan, age 42, of Henning, had just turned westbound on Highway 10 off of Otter Tail County Road 76 in Newton Township...
January 9, 2017 - 4:32pm
January 4, 2017
4 injured in Otter Tail County rollover
Four people were injured in a rollover accident west of Henning in Otter Tail County about 2:11 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, near the intersection of Highway 108 and County Road 16, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Sarah M. Herron, 33, New York Mills, was southbound on Highway 108 toward...
January 4, 2017 - 8:57am
Bomb squad disposes of dynamite found in rural Otter Tail County
The Red River Valley Regional Bomb Squad is disposing of about 25 sticks of dynamite Friday, Dec. 30, found at a rural residence along the Otter Tail and Grant county line, an Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office spokesman said. The dynamite was discovered about 3:30 p.m. Thursday,...
January 4, 2017 - 8:51am
January 3, 2017
UPDATED: Rollover results in serious injury near Perham
One person was seriously injured in a rollover accident on Highway 10 west of Perham Wednesday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the injured party, who has not yet been identified, was driving a 2001 Ford Ranger eastbound down the highway when the vehicle spun out, entering...
January 3, 2017 - 4:05pm
December 29, 2016
Pillager man charged with burglary in District Court
A 39-year-old Pillager man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court after he allegedly tried to kill himself in someone’s shed and then broke windows and slept in a bed at the house, according to the criminal complaint.
December 29, 2016 - 4:04pm
December 23, 2016
UPDATED: New York Mills teacher charged with felony sex crime
Kris Koll, an ag teacher listed as a member of the New York Mills High School faculty, is in the Otter Tail County jail in Fergus Falls for alleged...
December 23, 2016 - 1:58pm
December 2, 2016
Henning native receives lifesaving award
Erin Houselog, 24, was recognized with the Lifesaving Citizen Award by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's office last week after rescuing several...
December 2, 2016 - 11:30am
December 1, 2016
Woman hurt in SUV rollover north of Fergus Falls
A woman was injured Saturday in a motor vehicle crash on Otter Tail County Road 27 about 2 1/2 miles north of Fergus Falls. Heidi Lowers, 45, of Fergus Falls sustained severe back injuries, along with shoulder and leg injuries, according to an Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office report....
December 1, 2016 - 4:30pm
Man threatens to shoot woman, self during assault
A 31-year-old Dent man is accused of threatening to shoot a woman and himself with a handgun at a rural Perham residence Sunday, according to a case in Otter Tail County District Court. The woman contacted Perham police Sunday after Tylor Lynn Stanbrough reportedly threatened to kill...
December 1, 2016 - 2:37pm
November 18, 2016
First snow storm in Otter Tail County closes schools, limits travel
After a slushy evening of rain and snow mixed on Thursday, and a lull overnight in what is the first blizzard of the season, the snow and the...
November 18, 2016 - 9:34am
November 15, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Franklin Lake in Otter Tail County—one of several recent confirmations across the Minnesota as lake property owners and lake service provider businesses check equipment for invasive species at the end...
November 15, 2016 - 9:38am
November 13, 2016
2016 East Otter Tail County 4-H honors members during annual meeting and awards program
Area youth and adults were recognized for their service and achievements at the annual 4-H Recognition and Awards Program on Sunday, Oct. 30,...
November 13, 2016 - 8:00am
November 11, 2016
Lake outlet plan has major change
An outlet for land-locked lakes west of Perham has a new route, according to the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners. The old plan, with support of a $10 million grant from the Minnesota State Legislature, included moving water from the northeast side of Little McDonald Lake...
November 11, 2016 - 2:50pm