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River dam relicensing reviewed in Otter Tail County
Perham students learn about electrical safety
Weekly police report - May 24 edition
Last day of classes at PHS sparks fun, memories
Yellowjackets third in the Heart O'Lakes
Perham girls capture conference crown, Bormann Player of the Year
Perham closes season with northern sweep, opens 8AA play with S-M
Perham falls in Section 8AA playoffs
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Helen M. Smith
James Robert Draack
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Shearer's sells Barrel O' Fun brand to Old Dutch affiliate
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Looking Back - May 24 Edition
Tour historic downtown New York Mills June 8
Students awarded pizza party for seatbelt safety
Summer beauty bloomin' around Perham, thanks to volunteers and donations
'Why did he do such a crazy thing?': Perham man who nearly died in Vietnam learns firsthand about sacrifice
What good are wood ticks?
Editorial: Remember this on Memorial Day: Life is a gift
Ask A Trooper: Questions about teen drivers
Tobacco prevention, sustainable quit-smoking help fail to cross session finish line
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
February 24, 2012
Bill expanding self-defense rights passes in Senate
ST. PAUL -- A bill that would expand Minnesotans' self-defense rights was approved 40-23 Thursday night by the state Senate. The Personal Protection...
February 24, 2012 - 8:33am
February 21, 2012
New maps to change the look of Legislature
ST. PAUL -- New political district maps released today show little U.S. House change, but more in the Minnesota Legislature, where 46 of 201 lawmakers were put in districts with other incumbents. For rural Minnesota, it was no surprise that congressional and legislative districts...
February 21, 2012 - 5:16pm
Suburbs take seats from rural Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota politicians poured over maps this afternoon trying to figure out what it means to them and their parties. For rural Minnesota, it was no surprise that congressional and legislative districts grew geographically as people moved to suburban districts that shrunk....
February 21, 2012 - 2:41pm
February 17, 2012
Politicians await Tuesday redistricting announcement
ST. PAUL -- The most important day of the 2012 Minnesota legislative session, for some at least, will be Tuesday. That is the day when a state judicial panel is expected to release new legislative and congressional district maps.
February 17, 2012 - 2:38pm
Bakk demands open decision on funding fliers
ST. PAUL -- The Senate's top Democrat does not believe literature some Republicans handed out at the Feb. 7 precinct caucuses cost just $47. And Senate Minority Leader Tom Bakk, DFL-Cook, demands that the Senate Rules Committee take up the matter. Fifteen GOP senators, including...
February 17, 2012 - 1:51pm
Lanning: White Earth casino 'not in play right now'
ST. PAUL -- White Earth Nation's proposal to build a Twin Cities casino that could help fund a new Vikings stadium received little support from key policymakers Thursday after the tribe's leader said it would be the best option for Minnesotans. A casino operated by the tribe could...
February 17, 2012 - 8:51am
February 10, 2012
Rhetoric up, cooperation down at Capitol
ST. PAUL -- Political rhetoric escalated in the Minnesota Capitol as Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed four Republican-written lawsuit reform bills. Dayton complained that Republicans did not talk to him or consider a court report on the issue before passing the bills. "It appears...
February 10, 2012 - 12:42pm
January 30, 2012
Murdock not seeking third term
Citing family responsibilities, District 10B Rep. Mark Murdock, R-Ottertail, announced today he will not seek re-election. The 59-year-old, who is in his second term, said in a press release he wishes to spend more time with his family. Along with his wife, Pat, he has two grown...
January 30, 2012 - 1:03pm
January 27, 2012
Parties to hold Precinct Caucuses
Republican The Republican Party of Otter Tail County will be hosting its Precinct Caucuses on Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. at various locations across the county. A Presidential Straw Poll will be taken and the delegates and alternates to the County Convention will be chosen. Any...
January 27, 2012 - 2:14pm
October 26, 2011
Murdock, Hoffman: No general funds for new stadium
Local legislators are waiting to hear specifics regarding the governor's plan to keep the Vikings in Minnesota before sticking to a straight stance on the issue. And while the specifics of any agreements have not been set in stone, Sen. Gretchen Hoffman, R-Vergas, and Rep. Mark...
October 26, 2011 - 2:33pm
September 7, 2011
Design approved for Ottertail veterans memorial
A memorial honoring veterans will soon be built in Ottertail. The only question that remains is where the memorial should be placed so that it is clearly visible to people driving through town. John McGraham first brought up the suggestion of a memorial at an Ottertail City Council...
September 7, 2011 - 3:00pm
September 6, 2011
Perham awarded $2.4 million for water treatment
Perham has been awarded $2.4 million from the U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration for investment in the city's wastewater treatment system. The announcement from EDA indicated that it anticipates at least 300 jobs to be created with the expansion. Chuck...
September 6, 2011 - 1:28pm
August 31, 2011
Dayton learns from NY Mills leaders
Gov. Mark Dayton learned a thing or two from New York Mills City Clerk Darla Berry during his Aug. 24 stop in Fergus Falls. Dayton's stop in Fergus Falls was intended to generate ideas regarding business growth throughout the state. Berry attended the town hall meeting, held...
August 31, 2011 - 3:00pm
August 24, 2011
Ottertail sets preliminary levy at 6.2 percent
Otter Tail County Auditor Wayne Stein gave a special presentation on property taxes at the Aug. 18 Ottertail City Council meeting. His presentation was intended as an overview on the property tax process. Topics covered in the presentation included basic terms, classification/class...
August 24, 2011 - 3:00pm
August 17, 2011
Off with his hair
Perham Mayor Tim Meehl has his head shaved Wednesday, Aug. 10 as part of a bet with the community. He promised to have his hair removed if the...
August 17, 2011 - 3:27pm