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December 23, 2013
Believe it or not, Kris Kringle and his wife live just down the road from Perham. The beloved pair has lived a relatively quiet life in Ottertail for the last eight years. When not making and delivering toys to kids at Christmas, the pair (who are also known by their local aliases, Mike and Diane Windey) keep busy as active members of the local community. 
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Happy Ho-Ho-Holidays!
December 23, 2013 - 4:05pm
December 12, 2013
Santa and Mrs. Claus stopped in at the Ottertail Community Center during Otterdazzle.
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Icy Otterdazzle still delivers
December 12, 2013 - 4:10pm
December 5, 2013
Otterdazzle parade cancelled due to cold; fireworks, other events still a go
December 5, 2013 - 11:14am
October 24, 2013
St. Paul House to be relocated
October 24, 2013 - 2:08pm
September 12, 2013
Stan Cottam and Elsa Miller drove five hours from Ontario to Ottertail for Polka Daze. They met years ago while dancing to Leon Olsen at a similar event.
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A swingin’ time at Polka Daze
September 12, 2013 - 12:38pm
Groffs take 2nd at AYA Championship
September 12, 2013 - 12:28pm
August 29, 2013
FOCUS file photo
About 200 polka fans gather each day of the three-day Polka Daze festival to dance, listen to music and visit with friends. This year will mark the 5th annual Polka Daze in Ottertail.
A polka lover’s dream: Three-day festival coming up in Ottertail
August 29, 2013 - 12:02pm
August 23, 2013
Pelican Bay pier project receives full funding; Ottertail’s preliminary 2014 tax levy set at 5 percent
August 23, 2013 - 11:36am
August 22, 2013
Driver backs into At The Hop’s deck
August 22, 2013 - 3:54pm
August 7, 2013
Spectators enjoy the parade on Main Street in Ottertail during last summer’s Otter Fest. File photo
Otter Fest is ‘Otter-the-Ordinary Family Fun’
August 7, 2013 - 4:14pm
August 1, 2013
Man hurt after vehicle rolls into swamp near Ottertail
August 1, 2013 - 12:37pm
July 25, 2013
Family Dollar considers location in Ottertail
July 25, 2013 - 2:13pm
June 27, 2013
Home rehab funds a possibility for Ottertail residents
June 27, 2013 - 1:38pm
June 20, 2013
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Pro stock tractor owners and drivers, Eric and McKenzie Gregory, stand in front of their tractor, “Vintage Red,” which they lovingly refer to as their “summer boat.”
Smokin’ Iron wows crowd in Ottertail
June 20, 2013 - 3:47pm
June 13, 2013
Revised RV campground proposal approved
June 13, 2013 - 4:11pm