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Sheriff office issues phone scam alert
Statement from the Minnesota departments of Human Services, Health and Agriculture on availability of mental health crisis line services
County board discusses dock ordinance changes
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
Weekly police report - June 14 edition
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Concordia taps into a legacy in naming Rachel Bergeson athletic director
Perham Buzz open with sweep
More medals for Perham on day 2 of Class A Championships
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Laraine M. Paulsen
Curtis C. Morken
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Area students make Dean's List at MSU-Moorhead
Turtle Fest events dodge raindrops Saturday
Perham Health awards scholarships
Grand Parade highlights Friday’s Turtle Fest
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Ask A Trooper: Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered?
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
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
'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
March 25, 2009
Flood-fighting is on from East Otter Tail to Red River Valley
It's wet outside in East Otter Tail, but an hour west of here--it's flooding. That's why there are several groups, most notably students, that...
March 25, 2009 - 10:00am
February 23, 2009
New York Mills newspapers now microfilmed at history museum
The History Museum of East Otter Tail County recently added microfilm copies of the newspapers of New York Mills to their genealogy lab. The purchase of 135 reels of microfilm was made possible with a grant from the Minnesota Historical Society. The newspapers include the New...
February 23, 2009 - 3:49pm
February 18, 2009
'Horticulture Day' exhibit cancelled for '09
Due to the Master Gardener Core Course being held in Perham, the East Otter Tail County Master Gardeners will not be having a Horticulture Day in March this year. Oraganizers hope to continue the program in 2010, according to Vicki Schwanke, University of Minnesota Extension, East...
February 18, 2009 - 3:42pm
Former OTC cop now chief in Menahga
A familiar face in law enforcement in the New York Mills and the East Otter Tail County area will be the top cop for the city of Menahga. Former...
February 18, 2009 - 3:39pm
January 10, 2009
Tree order days set in Perham
East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District's annual tree order days and open house will run January 16 - 17. The event will go from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16; and from 8:00 a.m. - noon on Saturday, Jan. 17. Free coffee, cookies and donuts will be available...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
East Otter Tail assault on hunger
Perham, with its many food-related industries, appreciates the importance of providing basic nutritional needs to our world. Unfortunately,...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Foot of snow falls, blows
Just about everybody in the entire region took a day-and-a-half or so off--but that didn't mean life was easy. Shoveling, snowblowing, pushing...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Scam artists, telemarketers top list of fears for Otter Tail seniors
Otter Tail County Triad was formed in 2008 and is a partnership of law enforcement, senior citizens and community groups dedicated to promote senior safety and to reduce the fear of crime that seniors often experience. Triad conducted a survey of the seniors in the county through...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Radiothon to End Child Abuse is Dec. 4-5
The 4th Annual Radiothon to End Child Abuse will be held on Dec. 4 and 5 on radio stations KWAD, KNSP and Superstation K-106. The radiothon will begin at noon on Dec. 4 and continue through noon on Dec. 5. Five counties in central Minnesota have joined forces with the radio...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Habitat construction complete--time to celebrate
Leaf River Area Habitat for Humanity and the East Otter Tail Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans have accomplished what they set out...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
20-year fair lease approved
Another two decades of East Otter Tail County fairs were, in effect, approved by the Perham City Council Nov. 10. Approved by the council was a lease with the Perham Agricultural Society (fair board) that will continue to the year 2028. The 32-acre parcel has been owned by the city...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Otter Tail mounted posse seeks members
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department is seeking mounted and non-mounted posse volunteers assist at numerous public events and community festivals throughout the year. For more information, contact the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department secretary at 218-998-8523, or the...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
'Vote Doug' for Otter Tail County Board
There will be a new representative for East Otter Tail on the county board next year--for the first time since the last century. One thing is...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Incinerator project fails to gain support from Otter Tail board
Prospects of a $9.8 million expansion of the Perham Resource Recovery Facility were diminished again by the Otter Tail County Board. At the Sept. 9 meeting, the county board voted not to support an expansion of the Perham solid waste incinerator. "I don't know if there is anything...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Economic connection: Dairy...and garbage
A stampede of dairy cattle could help accomplish what a roomful of county commissioners, city council members, and other government types have been unable to over the past three years: Push forward a plan to expand the solid waste incinerator in Perham. Dairy cows, about 35,000...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am