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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
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
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
February 24, 2017
Man suffers head injury in crash
A 35-year-old Richville man suffered a head injury in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Perham on Wednesday, Feb. 22, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Eric Ruther, driving a Pontiac PC, was eastbound on Otter Tail County Road 8 and failed to yield for a Dodge Ram...
February 24, 2017 - 2:23pm
Community rallies behind mother of four, big-time
The family of Tanya Sazama called on the community for help, and the community answered, big-time. Supporters and well-wishers crowded every...
January 24, 2017 - 4:45pm
September 16, 2016
Lundstroms to perform at Basswood Baptist
Larry and Gloria Lundstrom will perform in concert Sunday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m. at Basswood Baptist Church in rural Richville. The Sisseton, S.D., couple has traveled the U.S. and Canada for more than 50 years, sharing their unique style of music, humor and ministry for families in...
September 16, 2016 - 2:36pm
July 14, 2016
Richville plans summer fun events
Starting Thursday July 21 and running through Sept. 1, the community of Richville has planned a number of summer fun event, including horse-drawn wagon rides and minnow races located by the Rockin Horse Café/Wild Stallion lounge. Participants will also be able to watch cotton candy...
July 14, 2016 - 1:28pm
May 12, 2016
Richville farmer's suet good eating for bear
The last thing Paul Lewin expected to see in his yard late one April Friday afternoon was a black bear. But an eight-footer was enjoying a block...
May 12, 2016 - 12:04pm
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
November 26, 2014
Fire damages Richville house
The Perham Fire Department responded to a house fire at about 10 a.m. in Richville on Sunday. According to Perham’s Fire Chief, Mark Schmidt,...
November 26, 2014 - 12:12pm
July 22, 2014
Richville wins LALL All-Star title
The Lakes Area Little League combined teams to create an All-Star Tournament last Saturday in Perham. The Richville Rockets, with one added...
July 22, 2014 - 11:42am
July 17, 2014
Richville wins third straight league title
PERHAM — The Richville Rockets won a third consecutive Little League title defeating Sebeka 2-0 in the Championship game Saturday at Arvig...
July 17, 2014 - 2:59pm
June 16, 2014
Wild Stallion celebrates grand opening
Richville’s Wild Stallion Lounge will celebrate its grand opening this Saturday, June 14. The lounge, located in the back room of the Rockin’...
June 16, 2014 - 11:35am
April 25, 2014
Wild Stallion Lounge opening in Richville
A new lounge will be opening soon in the back room of the Rockin’ Horse Café in Richville. The Wild Stallion Lounge will be opening May 1, with an official grand opening planned for a later date in June. The Wild Stallion will feature an exclusive house beer, pull tabs, meat...
April 25, 2014 - 9:47am
March 10, 2014
Thief steals money from Girl Scout cookie sales
Nearly $800 in Girl Scout cookie sales money was reported stolen from a home near Richville on Friday. The theft likely took place between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported. The house, located at Amor Township Drive, southwest of town,...
March 10, 2014 - 1:31pm
September 12, 2013
Man sentenced to jail for Richville burglary
Daniel Lee Conklin, 29, of Detroit Lakes, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on Friday after a conviction of burglary in the second degree. He was an accomplice in a theft west of Richville in May. Conklin was committed to serve in the Minnesota Correctional Facility...
September 12, 2013 - 11:03am
May 29, 2013
Fallen soldiers honored in Richville
Sunday, May 26, was a somewhat cold and windy day, but it didn’t stop the warmth people felt in rural Richville for native sons and daughters...
May 29, 2013 - 10:34am