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Perham student places eighth at Class A State Speech meet
Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
UPDATE: Authorities ID man in fatal New York Mills crash
The PHS groundbreaking will make history
Death of 3-year-old Park Rapids girl under investigation
Fargo South baseball player with Down syndrome gets varsity hit
Lakes Area Penguin Swimmers Registration
Three straight conference wins for Perham boys golf
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lyle William Hughes
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
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
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
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
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
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
February 20, 2017
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
A 31-year-old Alton, Texas, man was found guilty in Otter Tail District Court Thursday by a jury of committing sexual acts with a child and filming...
February 20, 2017 - 2:29pm
February 17, 2017
Vergas area man falls victim to jail scam pitch
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported on Feb. 15 that a rural Vergas resident lost an undisclosed amount of money when he became the victim of a fraudulent scam via telephone. "The male resident was contacted by a party who claimed to be a jailer in Green Bay, Wis., and...
February 17, 2017 - 4:00pm
February 15, 2017
Otter Tail County jail inmate on the loose
The Fergus Falls Police Department and the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office are looking for an inmate who left his work crew on Tuesday afternoon. At about 12:14 p.m. on Valentine's Day, inmate James Fitzpatrick Helps was on a Sentence to Serve crew when he slipped away unseen and...
February 15, 2017 - 3:39pm
Fergus Falls man faces two felony drug charges
Teddy Raymond Millage Jr., 24, of Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 4, law enforcement officers were looking for a red car occupied by a suspect in a...
February 15, 2017 - 9:53am
February 14, 2017
Frazee man faces felony drug charges
Jeremy Lehi Labbe, 38, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
February 14, 2017 - 9:33am
February 13, 2017
Meth found in purse leads to charge against Frazee woman
Lindsay Ann Tibbetts, 26, of Frazee, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 31, law enforcement officers executed a search warrant at a Becker County residence. In a purse, they found...
February 13, 2017 - 1:15pm
February 8, 2017
After chase, officers catch Perham man suspected of exposing himself to girl
A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase Tuesday night. A news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office identified the suspect as Jason Dennis Maloney, 40, of Perham.
February 8, 2017 - 9:42am
February 7, 2017
Frazee drunk driver gets prison for injury crash
A Frazee man has been sentenced to 17 months in prison for causing a two-car collision that injured several people. Charles KC Hughes Jr., 23, of 510 S. Lake St., Frazee has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony count of criminal vehicular operation - substantial...
February 7, 2017 - 1:28pm
February 6, 2017
Bemidji man charged after 20-minute standoff with police
A 20-year-old Bemidji man whose alleged actions triggered a Code Red Alert in the city Thursday night has been charged with two felonies and a gross misdemeanor. Jordan Henry Nubbe was arrested Thursday night after a 20-minute standoff with police. He is now charged with one count...
February 6, 2017 - 7:50am
Human remains found at scene of fire near Cloquet
Human remains were found Friday in the ruins of a home that burned the previous night along Minnesota Highway 33 north of Cloquet. It was the second fire fatality in the area on Thursday; one person died in a fire earlier in the day in Hermantown. The Thursday night fire destroyed...
February 6, 2017 - 7:41am
February 3, 2017
Fargo man accused of hitting a man with pool cue
A 27-year-old Fargo man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting a man with a pool cue and causing multiple fractures, according to the court complaint. Brian Keith Smith reportedly hit a man over the head with a pool cue on Dec. 17 at a house southwest...
February 3, 2017 - 8:44am
Classes canceled at northern MN school after bomb threat
Students at Cass Lake-Bena schools went home early Thursday, Feb. 2, after school district staff heard of a bomb threat there. Superintendent Rochelle Johnson said students at the school district's combined high school and middle school building were evacuated two miles away to the...
February 3, 2017 - 8:44am
January 31, 2017
Perham woman sentenced for assaulting mother
Miranda June Sweet, 34, of 356 Second St. N.E., Perham, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault. A gross misdemeanor charge of obstructing the legal process was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, in Detroit Lakes on Sept....
January 31, 2017 - 4:22pm
Minnesota homeowner arrested after shooting dead a burglary suspect fleeing from his home
MADELIA, Minn.—A homeowner in southern Minnesota was charged Monday with second-degree manslaughter after he allegedly shot and killed...
January 31, 2017 - 12:12pm
Man accused of meth possession on Pickerel Lake
Jason Everett Jensen, 31, of Moorhead, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 15 he was arrested by deputies on a warrant at a residence on Pickerel Road N.E. A black tin was allegedly...
January 31, 2017 - 9:33am