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April 28, 2017
This drawing by Perham's Elsa Brandvold earned her a third place finish in this year's Minnesota Aviation Art Contest, sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Transportation's Office of Aeronautics and Aviation.  Submitted photo
Perham girl places 3rd in state art contest
15 hours 20 min ago
April 27, 2017
New York Mills Police Department, Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department, Minnesota State Patrol and New York Mills Fire Department personnel gathered Wednesday morning at the scene of a fatal rollover in New York Mills. The identity of the driver, a 50-year-old Deer Creek man, is expected to be released tomorrow. Brian Hansel/Forum News Service
UPDATE: Authorities ID man in fatal New York Mills crash
April 27, 2017 - 2:39pm
Death of 3-year-old Park Rapids girl under investigation
April 27, 2017 - 9:17am
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
April 27, 2017 - 9:10am
Frazee man shoots self while threatening passenger
April 27, 2017 - 9:07am
April 26, 2017
‘Suspicious vehicle’ call leads to marijuana charge for Perham man
April 26, 2017 - 2:17pm
Lucas Johnson, who has owned and managed the Perham Papacito's for the past two years, will be managing the Detroit Lakes location once it opens, which he's hoping will be in just a couple weeks.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
April 26, 2017 - 12:08pm
Man hurt in rollover east of Perham
April 26, 2017 - 10:51am
Detroit Lakes man suffers gunshot wound
April 26, 2017 - 9:47am
A two-vehicle accident occurred early Tuesday morning on State Highway 10 in Aldrich. The Verndale Fire Department extricated Gilbert Boyer, 85, of rural Wadena, by removing the driver's door. A female passenger in the car was also transported to Lakewood Health Systems in Staples. The other driver, Nicole Wendroth of Staples, and a passenger received minor injuries and were released. Brian Hansel/Forum News Service
Four injured in Aldrich collision
April 26, 2017 - 9:30am
April 25, 2017
Man in jail after 100 mph chase through Otter Tail County
April 25, 2017 - 10:28am
April 24, 2017
Friendly Rider has expanded its service with additional MnDOT funding. Submitted photo
Transit system receives MnDOT Expansion Funding
April 24, 2017 - 10:04am
Otter Tail County woman hurt in I-94 rollover
April 24, 2017 - 10:00am
John and Anne Alexander pose for a photo while celebrating Christmas in 2014. Forum News Service
Always together in life, husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart in Detroit Lakes
April 24, 2017 - 9:52am
April 21, 2017
William Lundberg
Wanted man on the loose in rural Otter Tail County
April 21, 2017 - 2:16pm