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'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Taxes going down? Otter Tail County board likely to reduce 2018 tax levy
Perham takes step towards local option sales tax
Perham's Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Carol I. Bade
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights tonight
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
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
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Otter Tail County
May 9, 2017
Vehicle lands in Pleasant Lake north of Underwood
Otter Tail County sheriff’s deputies reported that a driver drove his car into shallow water of Pleasant Lake, north of Underwood and near Highway 35, at 10:10 a.m. on May 4. The driver, who was not identified by name, escaped injury. The Ford Taurus he was driving was later pulled...
May 9, 2017 - 10:03am
May 8, 2017
Don't be scared, be prepared: Tick season is here
The height of tick season has arrived, and Perham area residents will want to be aware of how to protect themselves and their pets from contracting...
May 8, 2017 - 8:57am
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