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Benefit for Derek Aitken planned July 22
Three injured in two-car crash on Highway 10
Moorhead woman hurt in crash near Detroit Lakes
Menahga man dies in head-on crash
P.J. Fleck expects Gophers' defense to be personnel-based this season
Vikings put Latavius Murray on PUP list, Sharrif Floyd on non-football injury list
Pirates set for Region 14C playoffs
Pirates roll in season finale
Late rallies lift Bemidji over Buzz
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Raymond M. Schroder
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Arvig Donates to Kinship of Perham
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
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
McFeely: Otter Tail County delays decision on Star Lake Casino
Can you be charged for window tint for vehicle purchased at dealer?
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
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'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
Otter Tail County
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
NYM's Richard Snelgrove hopes to gain Otter Tail County Commissioner seat
Richard (Rick) Snelgrove, of New York Mills, is running against Perham resident Doug Huebsch for the District 1 County Board seat. Here are his...
November 3, 2016 - 3:36pm
November 1, 2016
Dogs shot after chickens killed near NY Mills
Dogs which reportedly killed 30 chickens north of New York Mills were in turn shot and killed by the owner of the chickens. This incident, which occurred along Highway 67 north of New York Mills, was reported to the sheriff's office at 9:11 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 27. "The owner of...
November 1, 2016 - 2:32pm
October 23, 2016
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in Otter Tail County rollover
Three people were injured after a rollover crash in Otter Tail County. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that the crash took place Friday morning around 3:37 a.m. A vehicle being driven by Karmvir Gill, 36, of Winnipeg was traveling eastbound on I-94. The vehicle entered the median...
October 23, 2016 - 12:20pm
October 20, 2016
State House, Sentate candidates meet in OT county forum
Candidates for Minnesota Senate District 8 and State House District 8A agree that maintaining roadways in Otter Tail County and across the state needs to be addressed, though disagree about how to fund transportation. Incumbent State Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, opposed by Shawn Olson,...
October 20, 2016 - 4:30pm
September 27, 2016
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
The Perham Focus is planning a new series of feature stories, tentatively titled, "Characters, kind folks and curmudgeons: Portraits of some...
September 27, 2016 - 12:50pm