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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
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
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
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
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
October 9, 2015
Otter Tail County communities seek state funding for projects
Representatives for projects in and near Pelican Rapids, Perham, Parkers Prairie and Henning addressed members of the Minnesota Senate Capital Bonding Committee on Sept. 29. The gathering was held on the campus of M State, Fergus Falls. One of the committee members is State Sen....
October 9, 2015 - 2:44pm
Hockey player charged in sex case now faces DWI
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – The 19-year-old hockey player who faces a criminal charge in Moorhead for allegedly sneaking into an underage girl's room to have sex was arrested near Pelican Rapids on Saturday night on charges of driving while intoxicated and resisting arrest, the Otter...
September 9, 2015 - 9:52am
August 25, 2015
Longtime Pelican Rapids football coach dies
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn.—Former Pelican Rapids football coach Al Siegle died on Monday at the age of 82. Siegle was the Pelican Rapids football coach for 22 years and for five years at Bertha-Hewitt. He was inducted into the Minnesota Football Coaches Hall of Fame in 1990. Siegle...
August 25, 2015 - 5:15pm
July 31, 2015
Pelican Rapids shuts down Dent
Pelican Rapids-After a rough first inning, Pelican Rapids’ right hander Jordan Harms settled in. Harms allowed two first inning runs on...
July 31, 2015 - 11:59pm
July 9, 2015
Pelican Rapids stops Pirate streak
Perham-Wednesday Night’s contest between the Pelican Rapids Lakers and the Perham Pirates was a throwback to the golden age of baseball. The...
July 9, 2015 - 3:25pm
May 8, 2015
Base: Yellowjackets blast Pelican Rapids
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket baseball team put up a pair of crooked numbers on their way to a 13-1 victory over the Pelican Rapids Vikings...
May 8, 2015 - 10:43pm
April 27, 2015
Woman accused of hitting 6-year-old boy with ATV in Dent makes first court appearance
Dent, MN (WDAY TV) – The woman accused of running over a 6-year-old boy with an ATV made her first court appearance today. Abigail...
April 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
Man injured in rollover crash near Pelican Rapids
A Pelican Rapids, Minn., man was injured in a rollover accident early this morning east of Pelican Rapids, the State Patrol said. Ernest K. Ingebretson, 58, was eastbound in a Pontiac Bonneville on state Highway 108 when he failed to negotiate a curve at Dawn Road around...
April 27, 2015 - 10:03am
April 17, 2015
Pelican Rapids woman accused of hitting boy with ATV facing felony charges
DENT, Minn. - A Pelican Rapids woman, accused of hitting a 6-year-old boy with her ATV, is scheduled to make her first court appearance Monday. Abigail Lynn Feist, 23, is charged in Otter Tail County with a felony for criminal vehicular operation, leaving the scene after...
April 17, 2015 - 2:20pm
April 13, 2015
SB: Perham thumps Pelican Rapids in season opener
Perham-Hannah Ekse and Brittany Miller drove in three runs each as the Perham Yellowjackets broke out in the late innings, earning a 12-4 victory...
April 13, 2015 - 9:57pm
Man injured in Pelican Rapids series of accidents
A Pelican Rapids man was injured in a series of crashes and erratic driving incidents Saturday evening in Pelican Rapids. Jerald A. Jacobson, 54, suffered non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. He was taken to Essentia St. Mary’s Hospital...
April 13, 2015 - 10:24am
March 24, 2015
Pair who hit boy with ATV and then took off will be charged, attorney says
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- The Otter Tail County attorney’s office is still gathering information, but does plan to charge two people who were on an ATV that allegedly hit a 6-year-old boy from Dent in the Pelican Supper Club parking lot in Pelican Rapids last week and then took off...
March 24, 2015 - 10:38am
March 18, 2015
Dent family wants further charges for ATV driver who hit child, fled
Dent family is looking for answers after their son was allegedly run over by a person on a four wheeler who drove off without stopping. Six-year-old Jaxn Heintzelman sustained minor injuries, but his family says it could have been a lot worse and that they want the...
March 18, 2015 - 10:43am
March 11, 2015
GBB: Barnesville tops Pelican Rapids for Section 8AA South Crown
MOORHEAD – Less than eight minutes into Tuesday’s Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 sub-section championship, Barnesville sophomore center Peyton Boom was tangling for the ball, went down and slammed her head on the Memorial Auditorium court. The sound the back of her head made...
March 11, 2015 - 1:44pm
January 29, 2015
School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – A bus ran over the legs of a boy who slipped and fell near the high school here on Wednesday, police said. The boy, an elementary school student, was taken to a local hospital, Pelican Rapids Police Chief Jeff Stadum said. The accident...
January 29, 2015 - 10:44am