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Health officials investigate listeria outbreak in caramel apples
Otter Tail County man who killed nephew being sentenced today
4 teens arrested in in Halloween night home invasion in Alexandria
HOTL students hold book drive
Second half run propels Battle Lake over Perham
Yellowjacket girls basketball races past Crosby-Ironton
Perham gymnasts top Becker at home
Perham holds off second half surge
Yellowjacket girls fall at Breckenridge
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Kicking off Christmas at Cupkie’s
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New Oasis convenience store opens
Small Business Saturday makes small impact
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Letter to the Editor: This year's musical failed to promote morality
The Prairie Spy: Without study hall, where can kids get into trouble?
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
GALLERY: Parade lights up Perham
A holiday bright spot: Perham’s Parade of Lights
September 26, 2013
Most tourists have ‘very positive’ perceptions of county, survey shows
The results of Otter Tail Country Tourism Association’s branding study are in, and they reveal an interesting conundrum for those trying to market the area to bring in more visitors. The study revealed that most people who have visited Otter Tail County have positive perceptions...
news / local
September 26, 2013 - 3:50pm
August 28, 2013
Survey expected to help grow tourism in county
The Otter Tail Country Tourism Association has teamed up with the University of Minnesota to survey tourists about what makes the Otter Tail County area so attractive, in hopes of finding out what creates and retains tourism. The project, led by a team from the Center for Small...
news / region
August 28, 2013 - 2:54pm
June 27, 2013
Tourism jobs on the rise in Otter Tail County
The number of jobs related to leisure and hospitality is expected to increase in Otter Tail County over the next eight years. That’s good news for economic development leaders and county residents in general. As a county known for its 1,000 lakes, this area of west central...
news / region
June 27, 2013 - 2:06pm
ZZ Top in Ottertail? Rock concerts could be coming this summer
Rock fans may get to see and hear some of their favorite music legends close to home this summer, if the dream of an Ottertail Concert Series comes true. Brad Morgan and his partner Marv Anderson are the two guys behind the proposed venture. Morgan attended the Feb.
business / news / entertainment
February 27, 2013 - 5:07pm
March 31, 2011
Homing in on invasives
About 70 members of dock and lift companies, resort owners, lake associations and others interested in controlling aquatic invasive species gathered Tuesday morning for training -- courtesy of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Darrin Hoverson, DNR invasive species specialist...
local / news
March 31, 2011 - 10:33am
January 26, 2011
Perham Chamber asks for help to market the city
The staff and board of the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce believe Perham is a great place to be and are working to make sure everyone else knows it too. The Chamber recently unveiled plans for an extended, aggressive marketing campaign with help from Chamber members. The plan,...
local / business / news
January 26, 2011 - 3:00pm
April 16, 2008
Ottertail is site for tourism office
A tourism office promoting Otter Tail County will soon open in Ottertail city, which is centrally located and supports a wide variety of year-round activities that draw visitors to the lakes area. Wade Mills, President of the Otter Tail Country Tourism Association, and Jane Aschnewitz...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
February 7, 2008
RV-camping needed to bolster area tourism
More camping, RV and lodging options were one of the travel-tourism priorities that emerged during a discussion of Perham's future economic development. Various topics, from industrial to retail to medical services, were discussed during an open forum Jan. 31.
February 7, 2008 - 12:00am