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Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
Load shaken but not spilled after leaving Highway 78
Sheriff office issues phone scam alert
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
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
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
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
July 17, 2014
Speicher repeats at Dent Daze 5k
DENT — For the second straight year, Brady Speicher, of Perham, crossed the finish line first at the Dent Daze 5k. Speicher’s winning...
July 17, 2014 - 3:02pm
December 31, 2013
Four fish house burglaries on Rusch Lake
Four fish houses were the target of recent burglaries on Rusch Lake, north of Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies said padlocks on the doors of each fish house had been cut, allowing the thief or thieves to gain entry inside. The break-ins likely took place Dec. 27...
December 31, 2013 - 12:04pm
December 12, 2013
Dent to host ‘Santa Day’ on Saturday, Dec. 14
Kids will have a chance to visit with Santa in Dent on Saturday. From 10 a.m. until noon, Santa will be available for pictures and visiting with kids at the Dent Community Center. Goodie bags and prizes will be available for kids, with cocoa and cookies for all. The event is...
December 12, 2013 - 12:53pm
December 9, 2013
Fire destroys home at Rocky's Resort
A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the sheriff’s department...
December 9, 2013 - 10:20am
November 25, 2013
Dent couple takes first place at international syrup competition
A pair of Dent maple syrup makers celebrated a sweet victory at this year’s international maple syrup competition. Stu and Corinne Peterson,...
November 25, 2013 - 2:36pm
Dent hits a home run with new ballpark playground
Kids in Dent have a nice new place to slide, climb and monkey around. After two years of fundraising, the Dent Community Club has installed...
November 25, 2013 - 2:31pm
September 4, 2013
Local kids take 15th at national Junior Bible Quiz
Two young brothers from Dent have made an impressive showing at the 2013 National Junior Bible Quiz competition. Caleb and David Blomberg, as...
September 4, 2013 - 1:04pm
August 1, 2013
Perham, Dent UMC welcome new minister
“When you look at the positions I’ve held, people might say, ‘Gee, you’ve had a lot of different jobs,’ and I say I’ve had one job my whole life: I’ve been a teacher my whole life – I just keep changing the subjects I’ve been teaching about,” said Jerry Bass, the...
August 1, 2013 - 3:21pm
Dent man gets jail for vehicle negligence
Christopher Stephen McIlvain, 35, of Dent, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on July 24 following a gross misdemeanor conviction of operating a vehicle with negligence while under the influence of alcohol. His conviction follows an incident that took place June...
August 1, 2013 - 12:40pm
New camp helps kids ‘Feed the Fish’
It’s said that every amateur angler will at first “feed the fish” by losing their worms in the water before learning how to reel one in...
August 1, 2013 - 12:01pm
July 15, 2013
Speicher wins Dent Daze 5K
DENT — Recent graduate and Perham cross country and track standout Brady Speicher held off this summer’s Turtlefest 5k winner, Connor Danielson...
July 15, 2013 - 1:57pm
July 11, 2013
Dent man nabbed after hit-and-run
A 35-year-old Dent man has been apprehended and arrested after fleeing the scene of a hit-and-run accident in which another man was hurt. Christopher McIlvain was arrested on June 30, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. He was charged with criminal vehicular...
July 11, 2013 - 11:16am
Dent Daze: races, games, tug-of-war and much more
Close to 500 people flock to Dent for the annual Dent Daze, more than doubling the town's normal population of 194. This year's "Beach Party"...
July 11, 2012 - 2:34pm
June 28, 2012
Dent resort featured in new book
East Silent Lake Resort, nestled on 50 peaceful acres just outside of Dent, has been featured in the new book, "Resorts of Minnesota." One of...
June 28, 2012 - 10:00am
June 21, 2012
Richville, Dent mailboxes vandalized
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department is investigating vandalism of several mailboxes in the Richville and Dent areas. Deputies said the mailboxes were hit with a blunt object and knocked down from their posts. Vandalism in the Dent area included mailboxes on 390th Street,...
June 21, 2012 - 2:39pm