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PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
JV speech takes first; Yellowjacket team takes second in Osakis
2017 Chamber Choice award recipients announced
Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
HOL all-star game returns Sunday
Comeback bid falls short as Columbia Heights finishes off Fergus Falls
Breckenridge boys fall in state tournament opener
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
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
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
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
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
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
September 8, 2014
VIDEO: Polka Daze
Ottertail had to rally the troops in order to get everything ready for Polka Daze this year. Mother Nature attempted to put a stop to the event...
September 8, 2014 - 2:46pm
August 11, 2014
Photo Gallery: Otter Fest 2014
Otter Fest was held this past weekend. Enjoy our photo gallery of pictures taken from various points in the festival.
August 11, 2014 - 2:07pm
August 8, 2014
Local lakes still struggling with high water
Property owners on Little McDonald, Kerbs and Paul lakes are still in talks with the county on a plan to relieve their high water issues. ...
August 8, 2014 - 10:45am
County launches new emergency notification system
Otter Tail County has announced its partnership with Emergency Communications Network to provide the CodeRED Emergency Notification System to all residents and property owners in the county. CodeRED is a high-speed mass notification system designed to enable recipients to receive...
August 8, 2014 - 10:03am
August 1, 2014
Automated boat inspection systems now in place at Otter Tail Lake
A new 24-hour automated boat inspection system is up and running at two of Otter Tail Lake’s public accesses. Called I-LIDS, the system...
August 1, 2014 - 12:29pm
July 25, 2014
Guck opens Precision Plumbing
A familiar face in the local plumbing game is striking out on his own with Precision Plumbing, a new business in the Perham area. Loren Guck...
July 25, 2014 - 10:17am
Election filing period opens soon
As November’s Election Day approaches, it is nearly time for candidates to file for area races. The filing period for local elections will run from Tuesday, July 29 to Tuesday, Aug. 12. Any filing fees must also be paid by the end of this time. State-wide requirements for...
July 25, 2014 - 9:27am
July 3, 2014
Pine Mill Farm Furniture celebrates 25 years
Pine Mill Farm Furniture Company is not your typical furniture store. The differences start before you even go inside. The store...
July 3, 2014 - 3:12pm
June 6, 2014
Locker units burglarized
Four storage locker units were broken into in the city of Ottertail sometime between the late evening hours of May 28 and the early morning hours of May 29, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Several items were reportedly missing. Anyone with tips on the...
June 6, 2014 - 11:52am
May 21, 2014
Ottertail and MnDOT team up for beautification project
Shovels cut through sod and dirt, bags of mulch were dumped and spread and the weather cooperated while volunteers hit the streets in Ottertail...
May 21, 2014 - 4:06pm
April 24, 2014
Thumper Pond planning RV park
Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail is hoping to establish an RV park. A representative with Widseth Smith Nolting discussed the idea with Ottertail City Council members at an April 17 meeting. He brought some plans with him to share, and said his firm has been working with Thumper...
April 24, 2014 - 11:58am
April 17, 2014
Ottertail eggs-travaganza Saturday
Hippity-hop over to the Ottertail Community Center for the town’s Third Annual Easter Egg Hunt, on Saturday, April 19. From 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., little ‘peeps’ can play games, win prizes, and take pictures with the Easter Bunny. The egg hunt will start at 2 p.m. and go until...
April 17, 2014 - 1:02pm
April 4, 2014
New owners reopen Williams Co. Store
The Williams Company Store has just reopened under new ownership. After shutting their doors for a few months to install some new shelves,...
April 4, 2014 - 11:47am
February 28, 2014
Business expands to Ottertail
Stephanie Ellingson has always loved retail. As a kid, she and her sister would help their parents sell Christmas trees in the winter and fireworks...
February 28, 2014 - 10:19am
January 8, 2014
Residents escape fire in Ottertail
A fire was reported at an Ottertail residence along Lynn Road on New Year’s Eve. Residents were able to escape without injury. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, a resident was in his garage at 6:09 p.m., making repairs on a four-wheeler, when he started the...
January 8, 2014 - 1:35pm