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July 26, 2012
Kids have fun fishing in memory of 'Rocky'
Peter "Rocky" Rognlie, a Fargo native who enjoyed fishing as a youth at Otter Tail Lake, died Aug. 30, 2011, in a traffic accident at age 54. Rocky may be gone but is not forgotten, and area youth are learning to fish in his memory. A special fishing event came about from a donation...
community / news / sports / features
July 26, 2012 - 11:28am
Ottertail bike path bid award creates questions
A public forum was held in conjunction with the July 19 Ottertail City Council meeting in order to discuss the bid award for the city's bike path project. Community members at the meeting voiced their concerns and questions about a local company not receiving the bid for the project. The...
July 26, 2012 - 10:38am
July 11, 2012
Ottertail to hold Community Auction
Ottertail will hold its annual Community Fundraising Auction on Saturday, July 14. A social hour and lunch will start at 4 p.m., with the live auction beginning at 5 p.m. Items up for bid include Twins tickets, a gas furnace, lawn and garden services, gift baskets, spa packages,...
news / events / entertainment
July 11, 2012 - 2:42pm
Elmer's BBQ reopens under new partnership
That "place with the best ribs around," Elmer's Texas Barbeque, is now open and running again, with a new business partner in the mix. Rodger Heaton bought into the business, located between Ottertail and Battle Lake on Highway 78, sharing ownership with Mary Wilson. Wilson, who...
July 11, 2012 - 2:18pm
July 5, 2012
Three Lakes Run to be held in Ottertail
A "Three Lakes Run," sponsored by Firestarters Ministries, is planned for Saturday, July 21 in Ottertail. The event will include a 10K run and a 5K run/walk. "The 5K will start by Portage Lake and end by the Creamery. The 10K will start at the Creamery and end at the Creamery," race...
sports / news / events
July 5, 2012 - 2:06pm
Ottertail accepts bid for riprap project
The city of Ottertail will be putting in riprap along its Donald Lake shoreline in an effort to prevent further erosion. At a meeting of the city council on June 21, Ottertail City Clerk/Treasurer Elaine Hanson reported that the city received two quotes for the riprap project. Both...
July 5, 2012 - 1:28pm
June 28, 2012
New mini golf course in Ottertail
Nick's Bar and Grill in Ottertail just added something new to the menu - an 18-hole mini golf course. Owner Nick Opatz said he bought the course...
entertainment / business
June 28, 2012 - 10:00am
June 21, 2012
Katrina Moenkedick of Perham has been accepted and has registered for fall classes at the University of Minnesota, Crookston. Moenkedick is the daughter of Andy and Katy Moenkedick.
education / local
June 21, 2012 - 2:59pm
Berry patches open for the season
Moll's Berry Farm south of Ottertail is now open for picking. This hasn't been the best berry season due to extreme spring weather, according...
news / entertainment / business / events
June 21, 2012 - 2:50pm
Minor fire at Ottertail campground
Firefighters from the city of Ottertail responded to a fire June 14 at the Ottertail Campground. Smoke was reported in a trailer about 3:40 p.m. on Robin Road. Authorities said damage was minimal.
June 21, 2012 - 2:38pm
Progress continues on Ottertail bike path
As people flock to the Ottertail area for the beautiful lakes and summer weather, many are eagerly awaiting the construction of the city's walking and biking path. Chris McConn, with Interstate Engineering, was present at the June 7 Ottertail City Council meeting to update the city...
June 21, 2012 - 2:38pm
June 20, 2012
Smokin' Iron pulls in more than 3,500 fans
Last weekend, Ottertail hosted the internationally recognized Smokin' Iron Truck and Tractor pull, putting on a show with 45 pullers from Minnesota,...
entertainment / events
June 20, 2012 - 4:58pm
Storms wreak havoc on Minnesota, but Perham area escapes the worst
The Perham area seems to have missed the worst of some bad storms that have moved through the region over the last few days. Thunder, lightening...
June 20, 2012 - 1:43pm
June 14, 2012
Fashion show to feature work of area designers
A free fashion show is coming to Ottertail. On Saturday, June 16 at 6 p.m., the Red Brick Boutique will be showcasing the work of local designers...
entertainment / events
June 14, 2012 - 11:07am
June 7, 2012
Otter Tail Sheriff investigating mailbox bombings
Otter Tail County, MN (WDAY TV) - The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office says watch out when opening your mailbox. They say pranksters are responsible for two pop bottle bombs placed in rural mailboxes over the weekend. One was in New York Mills, and one near the city of Otter Tail....
news / crime
June 7, 2012 - 1:01pm