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Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
Summer activities for kids offered at Perham Area Public Library
AgweekTV: Better grilling
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
Corbin David Mattson
Zander Jacob Blom
Hattie Rae Dockter
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
The birds and the bees of planting apple trees
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
April 26, 2017
Four injured in Aldrich collision
The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office received a call at approximately 8:25 a.m. Tuesday of a two-vehicle crash with injuries on Highway 10 in...
April 26, 2017 - 9:30am
April 25, 2017
Man in jail after 100 mph chase through Otter Tail County
A 25-year-old Miltona man was arrested after leading officers on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle, reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour, according to the criminal complaint in the case. Tyler Scott Schmidtbauer was being held at the Otter Tail County Jail on charges of fleeing a...
April 25, 2017 - 10:28am
April 24, 2017
Always together in life, husband and wife of 64 years die hours apart in Detroit Lakes
John and Anne Alexander were always together after 64 years of marriage, rarely doing anything without their spouse at their side. "They were...
April 24, 2017 - 9:52am
April 17, 2017
One person dead in early morning crash on Highway 210
A 16-year-old boy was killed as he was driving to school April 13, after a semi crossed over the centerline on an Otter Tail County highway and...
April 17, 2017 - 8:44am
Henning comes together to mourn tragic loss of Jacob Quam
On Wednesday afternoon, April 12, players on the Ottertail Central football and Henning basketball teams met in the weight room at Henning High...
April 17, 2017 - 8:39am
April 10, 2017
Two injured in crash near Deer Creek
Two people were hurt in an accident east of Deer Creek on Friday. Steven Ray Sibert, age 47, of Hewitt, Minn., was traveling north on Highway 29 when his Dodge Ram rear-ended a Ford Taurus, forcing both vehicles into the ditch and causing the Taurus to roll once, the Minnesota State...
April 10, 2017 - 9:13am
April 3, 2017
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
It's maple mania in the lakes area this week, as both the Vergas community and Maplewood State Park are set to host maple syrup-related events...
April 3, 2017 - 11:37am
April 1, 2017
Traill the healthiest county in North Dakota, study shows
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Residents in Traill County are the healthiest people in North Dakota, according to a University of Wisconsin study. The...
April 1, 2017 - 1:45pm
March 8, 2017
Ashby woman hurt in I-94 accident
An 18-year-old Ashby, Minn. female was hurt in a one-vehicle accident on Interstate 94 on Tuesday. Mackenzie Rayn Ecker was driving a 1996 Mercury Sable westbound on I-94, near the Brandon exit, when the vehicle went off the side of the road and struck the median cable barrier, according...
March 8, 2017 - 11:13am
January 12, 2017
Conflicting accounts given in deadly assault trial outside northwest Minnesota bar
CROOKSTON, minn. —Jurors deciding the fate of the man charged in the death 36-year-old John Henry Torres heard conflicting accounts Thursday...
January 12, 2017 - 9:44pm
January 7, 2017
No swearing, no jerks: That's the rule at this west-central MN company
HANCOCK, Minn. — They make concrete pipes and build and repair manholes, culverts and bridges. Sometimes, the words these workers used would...
January 7, 2017 - 11:12am
November 5, 2014
Federal and state election results
With 92 percent of precincts reporting at 2 a.m. on Wednesday, results were as follows: Attorney General Lori Swanson, the DFL incumbent candidate who has served as Minnesota’s Attorney General since 2007, won her position again with 53 percent of the vote. Republican...
November 5, 2014 - 1:52am
October 27, 2014
Underwood man burned in fire
A 64-year-old rural Underwood man was burned after an electric pump ignited and caused an explosion near a large burn pile and drums of oil last Thursday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said a Jensen Lake property, near East Lost Lake, was the location of what ultimately...
October 27, 2014 - 3:05pm
Bomb squad detonates explosives near Pelican Rapids
Explosives found in a home north of Pelican Rapids were removed and detonated in a field near there Friday. The explosives were found in the attic of a farmhouse near 460th Street, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said. Relatives of a recently deceased family member were...
October 27, 2014 - 2:54pm
August 28, 2014
Otter Tail County has a brush with the Sandpiper Pipeline
Otter Tail County residents are starting to have their say on the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The pipeline, proposed by Enbridge Energy, would transport crude oil from Tioga, N.D. to Superior, Wisc. via a 610-mile route across northern Minnesota. Enbridge's preferred route...
August 28, 2014 - 3:57pm