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Minnesota State Patrol identifies victim in fatal crash north of Moorhead
Preschool, kindergarten activities planned at HOTL
Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Hoops for Hope set April 8 in Henning
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Jack M. Ash
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
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
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
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
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!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
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
Otter Tail County
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
November 9, 2016
DL man arrested after Otter Tail County chase early Wednesday morning
A Detroit Lakes was arrested early Wednesday, Nov. 9, after a chase in Otter Tail County. According to a report released by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office: The incident happened about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday when the Clay County Sheriff's Office alerted Otter Tail County authorities...
November 9, 2016 - 4:14pm
Huebsch wins county commissioner race
Perham resident Doug Huebsch is keeping his seat on the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners. With all 17 precincts reporting late Tuesday,...
November 9, 2016 - 1:11pm
With win, Nornes happy to continue work in Legislature
Rep.Bud Nornes (R-Fergus Falls) kept his House District 8A seat following Tuesday’s election, handily winning 2-1 over his challenger, CJ Holl, a businessman from Pelican Rapids, who sought to prevent Nornes from serving his 11th term. “You always feel good when it’s over and...
November 9, 2016 - 12:37am
November 8, 2016
Elections include local people who care about city, county and state issues
Aside from the presidential race, which many people have said has them scratching their heads, the local races include qualified people who care about their community, their county and their state.
November 8, 2016 - 10:13am
Wadena woman dead, man in hospital after high-speed chase into Otter Tail County
A Wadena woman is dead and the murder suspect in the hospital Monday night after leading authorities on a chase through Wadena and Otter Tail Counties. The female found dead in the home has been identified as Maragret St. Marie, 27, of Wadena, Minn. Antonio St. Marie who is being...
November 8, 2016 - 9:10am
November 3, 2016
Perham's Doug Huebsch seeks another term on Otter Tail County board
, Perham resident Doug Huebsch is running against Richard (Rick) Snelgrove, of New York Mills for the District 1 County Board seat. Here are...
November 3, 2016 - 3:44pm