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Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Gun debate begins as Legislature begins 2018 work
Looking Back - Feb. 1 edition
Missing 27-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Yellowjackets capture fourth straight Section 8AA Championship
Perham rolls to its 23rd victory
Late basket, strong defense helps Perham to 22nd win
Lohmiller retires from Pequot Lakes football
Dennis William Stanford
Mary Joanne Lischke
Reverend Robert Charles Landsberger
Willis A. Mollins
Joshua Matthew Karsnia
Supporting Denny McNamara
Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
Forrest Briard farm Minnesota earns water quality certification
Perham Health: Hospital board moves forward with proposed $3.5 million clinic expansion
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'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
September 3, 2017
McFeely: Casino opponents get a victory, for now
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Opponents of a proposed casino project on Minnesota's Star Lake won an important victory Tuesday, Aug. 22, but whether it's a lasting one is far from determined. This story has all the makings of an it's-never-over-'til-it's-over tale. The five-member Otter...
September 3, 2017 - 8:15am
September 2, 2017
RV catches fire on Interstate 94
A recreational vehicle (RV) heading west caught fire on Interstate 94, near the junction with Highway 59, at 6:57 p.m. on Aug. 22. The location was northwest of Fergus Falls and southwest of Elizabeth. The unit was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived at the scene. Occupants...
September 2, 2017 - 11:13am
August 27, 2017
Perham man dies in rollover crash
PERHAM, Minn. - A rural Perham man died in a rollover crash early Sunday, Aug. 27, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported. The driver, Jack Januszewski, 24, 45524 440th St., was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on 450th Street near Perham, the sheriff's office reported....
August 27, 2017 - 3:47pm
August 26, 2017
Back to school
The school year is starting a tad early this year for the Perham-Dent School District to make time for the construction and other changes happening...
August 26, 2017 - 10:18am
August 1, 2017
Otter Tail County hitchhikers: AIS inspectors work to contain zebra mussels, keep out other invasive species
After a long day on the lake, getting stopped by an Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) inspector can feel like a hassle. Some boaters and fishermen...
August 1, 2017 - 2:00pm
July 31, 2017
WCI, Otter Tail County agree on economic goals
West Central Initiative (WCI) representatives, meeting July 11 with members of the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners, are in agreement with county board members regarding economic goals. "Four of the big issues facing both WCI and Otter Tail County are attracting workers to...
July 31, 2017 - 3:32pm
July 24, 2017
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners earlier this month voted to delay its next decision on a proposed casino/hotel/resort complex on...
July 24, 2017 - 5:02pm
July 23, 2017
Casino EAW public comments review to continue on Aug. 22
The county board of commissioners, on July 11, accepted a recommendation from a consultant to continue its environmental review of the proposed...
July 23, 2017 - 8:15am
July 17, 2017
Pedestrian struck by vehicle, injured in Otter Tail County
A 16-year-old pedestrian was injured while attempting to cross the street at the intersection of Douglas Avenue and Third Street in Henning Sunday...
July 17, 2017 - 1:53pm
July 15, 2017
Lightning strikes Rush Lake, cabin damaged by fire
A summer storm that rolled through Otter Tail County included dangerous lightning at 3:42 a.m. on Thursday, July 6. One result was lightning hitting a cabin at Rush Lake, south of Perham and north of Otter Tail Lake. A fire ensued, with substantial damage to the cabin. The storm also...
July 15, 2017 - 8:15am
July 14, 2017
County board weighs in on feedlot notice changes
The county board of commissioners, many residents believe, is on the right track regarding future public notification and public hearings regarding Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) approvals for turkey barns and feedlots. Turkey barns are being positioned near Highway 210...
July 14, 2017 - 7:25pm
July 10, 2017
County receives state safety award
Employees of Otter Tail County have been recognized by the Minnesota Safety Council. The county received the Minnesota Governor's Safety Award...
July 10, 2017 - 7:07pm
June 30, 2017
County board affirms buffer jurisdiction
Otter Tail County's Board of Commissioners has voted to affirm its jurisdiction to carry out provisions of Minnesota statutes pertaining to water...
June 30, 2017 - 5:15pm
June 24, 2017
McFeely: Commissioners get an earful on northern Minn. casino project
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn.—A steady stream of opponents made their way to microphones inside the Pelican Rapids High School auditorium Thursday, June 15, voicing concerns to Otter Tail County commissioners about a proposed casino project on Star Lake. Their goal was unmistakable:...
June 24, 2017 - 10:18am
June 18, 2017
Farmers, sign up now for free ag plastics recycling
In response to calls for a solution to the ever-growing piles of used plastic on farms and at boat dealers, the Recycling Association of Minnesota, Otter Tail County and several other counties have teamed up with the Revolution Plastics Company to collect and recycle many types of...
June 18, 2017 - 9:34am