Weather Forecast



December 2, 2013
Perham residents and businesses were out and about on Tuesday morning, shoveling and snow blowing to clear their driveways and sidewalks after the winter's first significant snowfall hit on Sunday and continued through Monday. After a brief lull in the snowfall during the day Tuesday, flurries were expected to start up again in the afternoon. The East Otter Tail County area is under a storm warning until Thursday morning.
Marie Nitke/FOCUS
UPDATED: Winter storm dumping snow in the area
December 2, 2013 - 3:28pm
Hold the applause: Winter weather to make showy entrance
December 2, 2013 - 12:41pm
November 5, 2013
Parts of Minnesota could receive up to 7 inches of snow by Wednesday
November 5, 2013 - 10:29am
April 25, 2013
Home plate at Krueger is guarded by thick, soggy mud and covered in a layer of slush. Robert Williams/FOCUS
Thursday look at area fields, courts and the track
April 25, 2013 - 3:15pm
April 10, 2013
The remaining snow has pushed back opening day at Perham Lakeside Golf Course to late April or early May, compared to March 16 last year.
Robert Williams/FOCUS
Perham Lakeside awaits spring thaw
April 10, 2013 - 2:10pm
February 13, 2013
More snow expected today and Thursday; winds may cause blowing and drifting
February 13, 2013 - 4:24pm
January 19, 2011
The Perham Public Works Department stockpiles snow at the East Otter Tail County Fairgrounds following large snowfalls. Photo by Sam Benshoof.
After all the snow is plowed, where does it go?
January 19, 2011 - 3:00pm
Snowmobile trails around East Otter Tail County are in the best condition of the season.
'Excellent conditions' for snowmobile trails in East Otter Tail County
January 19, 2011 - 3:00pm
January 15, 2009
The New York Mills City Utilities Department reminds homeowners to clear the snow and ice from their gas meters. Too much snow and ice can prevent the mechanisms to work properly, as well as make access tougher for the meter readers.
Reminder: keep meters clear of snow
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
Wintertime isn't 'down' time in East Otter Tail
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
'Ice-cold' and with no heartbeat, 64-year-old lives to tell about it
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
Parking ban in force in downtown Perham
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
With any substantial snowfall, Maynard and Sylvia Falk work day and night to clear parking lots at many of the businesses, as well as some private residences in New York Mills.

Photos by Kevin Cederstrom/HERALD
No business like snow business
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Snowmobile businesses look to benefit from area's excellent snow conditions
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
A pile of snow, rising to the Ottertail "welcome" sign, tells an "unwelcoming" story about Minnesota weather.
Foot of snow falls, blows
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am