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'We gotta go, there is a bear': Bear chases F-M couple near Detroit Lakes
Iowa State golf star stabbed to death by homeless man who had an 'urge to rape and kill a woman,' police say
MnDOT reminds residents where political signs aren’t allowed
Holby pleads guilty in Jasmine Block kidnapping case
Central Minn. officer shot with arrow in standoff
Thielen learned trick from Randy Moss
Perham/NYM swimmers compete at Bemidji and Park Rapids
Hurley transitions from distance running to triathlon
Vikings to waive kicker Daniel Carlson, sign Dan Bailey
Perham erases second half deficit for home win
Frances "Lucille" Newton
Allison Bethany Smith
Joe & Karen Byer 50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Second Hand Rose to close Perham store
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Emergency medicine physician joins Tri-County Health Care
Arvig named one of Prairie Business Magazine's 50 Best Places to Work
Shearer's Foods plans to invest more than $8 million in Perham facility
A spirited kickoff to the year
Perham Health Foundation to host Blue at the Barn
Looking Back - Sept. 13, 2018
Looking Back - Sept. 6 Edition
Area students graduate from NDSU
Linda: In the mail
Ask A Trooper: Are are school bus arm violations handled?
Your letters: Support Tobacco21
Ask A trooper: What are your thoughts about the "Kiki Challenge?"
Your letters: Thanks for the help with the corn feed
Lindquist to perform Sept. 16 at Trinity Lutheran in NYM
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Noa Fort concert Sept. 8 at NYM Cultural Center
'Otter Tales: The musical' to be performed Sept. 14-16
Western Minnesota roosters have something to crow about at state fair
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'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
Otter Tail Lake
August 31, 2018
DNR to sell property near Lake Blanche, Otter Tail Lake
Otter Tail Lake Property Owners Association members spoke with county board members regarding DNR surplus property near Blanch and Otter Tail lakes. They requested that the county enter into an agreement with the DNR to purchase the property. The DNR is not requiring payment for...
August 31, 2018 - 8:15am
April 26, 2018
Lake ice out expected to break records
Otter Tail County conservation officer Tricia Plautz said with above freezing temperatures becoming more common, she is advising anglers to observe...
April 26, 2018 - 10:27am
February 8, 2018
Vehicles crash through thin ice on Otter Tail Lake
Sheriff deputies reported that two vehicles crashed through thin ice on Otter Tail Lake Saturday evening. Feb. 3. One incident took place on the north side of the lake and the other on the south side. Occupants of both vehicles were able to escape, unharmed. The first incident took...
February 8, 2018 - 9:06am
December 16, 2017
Ditch 48 hearing planned for Jan. 22
A public hearing for the redetermination of benefits for Ditch 48, in Otto Township west of New York Mills, will be held Jan. 22, 2018, at 7 p.m. at the County Law Enforcement Center in Ottertail City. The meeting will be held for property owners within the Ditch 48 catchment basin...
December 16, 2017 - 11:20am
February 1, 2017
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
It all started with pain and pressure in her chest. Jan Nermoe was working out at the Perham Area Community Center eight years ago when she experienced...
February 1, 2017 - 4:01pm
March 12, 2015
Otter Tail Lake seeing unusual ice heave
Ice is a normal part of winter along Minnesota’s lakes. However, this year, some property owners on Otter Tail County Lakes are dealing with...
March 12, 2015 - 12:01pm
January 19, 2015
Man arrested after driving car into lake
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. – One man was arrested after driving into Otter Tail Lake, Minn., on Saturday night. According to police, around 9 p.m. Saturday a man drove into open water on Otter Tail Lake, about 20 miles north and east of Fergus Falls, Minn. The...
January 19, 2015 - 11:09am
July 8, 2013
Man loses consciousness, pulse after shallow dive on Otter Tail Lake
A man who dove into shallow water on Otter Tail Lake on the Fourth of July has been life-flighted to a hospital near the Twin Cities. Gene Erickson, age 35, of Breckenridge, Minn., dove head-first off a dock on the east side of the lake into water that was approximately 3-feet...
July 8, 2013 - 10:41am
April 19, 2013
Proposed RV park won’t be subject to an EIS
The process that will eventually end with acceptance or rejection of a proposed campground near the southeast side of Otter Tail Lake will not include an Environmental Impact Statement, as determined by the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners. The board decided at a meeting last...
April 19, 2013 - 2:28pm
March 6, 2013
Sheriff’s officers nab alleged serial burglars
Two Fergus Falls men have been arrested in connection with a string of area burglaries over the past several months. Adam Sundby and Adam Devorak, both age 25, were arrested Friday after early morning burglaries that day at homes along Highway 78 near Otter Tail Lake, which they were...
March 6, 2013 - 4:45pm