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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
September 11, 2018
Story of bear rescued from a metal cream can with Jaws of Life has happy ending
ROSEAU, Minn.—Bears are nosy critters by nature, and a 150-pound black bear last week found out the hard way what happens when it sticks...
September 11, 2018 - 11:12am
August 26, 2018
Zebra mussel confirmed in East Silent Lake, Otter Tail County
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a report of a zebra mussel in East Silent Lake in Otter Tail County. A property owner contacted the DNR after finding a one-half inch zebra mussel attached to a native mussel near a dock in about two feet of water. DNR staff...
August 26, 2018 - 9:06am
August 6, 2018
The man who taunted a bison in Yellowstone park had visited 3 national parks that week. He had incidents in all of them.
WEST GLACIER, Mont. — A 55-year-old Oregon man, caught on video taunting a bison inside Yellowstone National Park, faces charges following...
August 6, 2018 - 8:23am
August 3, 2018
'Oh God, Oh God, I can't watch it anymore': Video shows bison charging at man twice after taunting it in Yellowstone park
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK — Shocking video showing a man taunting a bison in Yellowstone National Park is leaving many who watch asking the...
August 3, 2018 - 9:49am
July 30, 2018
Deer-hunting options expand in 2018
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Deer hunters will have more options this season, thanks to a rebounding population, officials said. According to a news...
July 30, 2018 - 7:07pm
July 19, 2018
Pine Island Fish Company shooting for Aug. 4 opening
Jake and Kellie Smith will be making the restaurant scene in Perham with a business of their own Aug. 4. They are moving into the former Whisk...
July 19, 2018 - 9:06am
July 2, 2018
Zebra mussels found in Becker, Otter Tail county lakes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.—Zebra mussels were found in Jewett Lake in Otter Tail County and Floyd Lake in Becker County, the Minnesota Department...
July 2, 2018 - 4:14pm
June 21, 2018
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
The official Minnesota high school sports calendar ended Monday with the state baseball championship, but don't tell the kids in the newly formed...
June 21, 2018 - 9:40am
June 17, 2018
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
On Saturday June 2 the Perham Sportsman's Club hosted its first Carp Slaughter-Bowfishing tournament. Though the weather was foreboding, 19 teams...
June 17, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 27, 2018
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn.—Rob Horken might best be remembered as "Ernie the Angler," his longtime alter ego who did weekly summer fishing...
May 27, 2018 - 6:16am
May 20, 2018
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
DULUTH — If you're hoping for a campsite at Gooseberry Falls State Park over Memorial Day weekend, you're probably out of luck. Same for...
May 20, 2018 - 6:15am
May 17, 2018
After ice-out, some Minnesota lakes seeing fish kill
ST. PAUL—It's fish kill season in Minnesota (and yes, that is different than fishing). All around the state, hundreds of dead fish are...
May 17, 2018 - 2:22pm
May 12, 2018
Governor lands bass but not a walleye: Guide may have brought back the day's biggest prize
SPICER — Governor Mark Dayton led his boatmates by catching three of the eight largemouth bass they landed and released on the fishing...
May 12, 2018 - 4:25pm
May 11, 2018
It's that time of year for smelt
This is the time of year when organizations in Otter Tail County and the surrounding area serve smelt. Three of them were held by the Parkers...
May 11, 2018 - 1:52pm
May 10, 2018
Fishing Opener: Anglers ready to fish fresh waters Saturday
Ice is gone, docks are rolling out—hope has been restored for those looking to fish open water in the 2018 Minnesota fishing opener starting...
May 10, 2018 - 9:06am