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MN Monster Buck Classic at the PACC this past weekend
U.S. Senate bill attacks growing number of robocalls
Looking Back 50 and 25 years ago in Perham
Jesus Little Lambs Preschool to hold potato bake fundraiser
Heroes of Cell Block OTC
Perham cruises in home win with Frazee
Detroit Lakes edges out Perham
Lakers snap Perham's winning streak
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Lakers double up West Fargo
Donald Herman Stoering
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Edward Leo Doll
Happy Birthday Ethan
Maddie Marie Palubicki
Trump talks ag labor and trade at the American Farm Bureau Convention
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Sanford, Essentia publish procedure prices, but it won't be much help for patients
NDSU works through ag research funding cuts
School store now open in PHS
Minnesota should do more to protect victims of domestic violence
Why are we paying people not to work?
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Bricks and Clicks series message: David can beat Goliath
Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS
Perham Area calendar
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Former Moorhead woman competing on new season of 'The Bachelor'
Minnesota family's ties to 'Silent Night' lyricist make performing holiday classic extra special
Perham Area calendar
Diagnosed with terminal cancer a year ago, Lisa Flynn is striving to keep fate in her favor, one day at a time
Easing holiday stress for pets
Coming back home to the hive: Yellowjacket alumni find compelling reasons to nest in Perham
November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg has lost 120 pounds to gain freedom from type 2 diabetes
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
January 10, 2019
DWIs declining in Perham while overall police response increased
DWIs were down significantly in Perham this past year, dropping 20 percent, following a long term decline statewide in DWIs. Perham Police Chief...
January 10, 2019 - 5:51am
July 2, 2018
Minn. DWI arrests spike over Fourth of July, stats show
ST. PAUL -- The Fourth of July is statistically one of the worst holidays of the year for drunk driving in Minnesota, figures for the past five...
July 2, 2018 - 10:11am
May 17, 2018
Minnesota House unanimously OKs plan to tighten state’s DWI laws on snowmobiles, ATVs
ST. PAUL -- Lawmakers took a step closer to closing a set of DWI loopholes Wednesday, May 16, after the House unanimously approved a plan to...
May 17, 2018 - 6:44am
May 11, 2018
County DWI court notes 10 years of success
County residents who overcame addiction to alcohol, through the Otter Tail County DWI Court program, conveyed their success stories to county commissioners on May 1. This was part of the 10-year recognition of the county DWI Court. "When we started here in 2008, we were one of only...
May 11, 2018 - 12:22pm
October 3, 2017
Otter Tail County man receives 28th DWI
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn.—An Otter Tail County man may be headed back to prison after being arrested for what is believed to be his 28th...
October 3, 2017 - 7:57am
April 7, 2014
Minn. man sentenced to prison for ninth DWI
PONEMAH, Minn. - A Ponemah man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. James Eugene Dow, 52, was sentenced to 48 months (four years) in prison, with 213 days credit for time already served. He was also...
April 7, 2014 - 2:33pm
March 11, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
At a special meeting Monday, Sebeka City Council members unanimously accepted the retirement of the town’s police chief, who was recently cited for driving while intoxicated, and appointed a part-time officer as interim chief. Eric Swenson, 48, had been a Sebeka police officer...
March 11, 2014 - 11:14am
March 7, 2014
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI plans to retire
Cited for driving while intoxicated, Sebeka’s police chief has decided to retire. Eric Swenson, 48, has been a police officer for nearly 30 years and the Sebeka chief since 2007. Council members will address his retirement notice during a special meeting at 6 p.m. Monday...
March 7, 2014 - 10:06am
March 6, 2014
Sebeka council calls meeting to discuss police chief accused of DWI
SEBEKA, Minn. - The Sebeka City Council will hold a closed meeting at 6 p.m. Monday to discuss the city’s police chief, who was cited last week on a charge of driving while intoxicated. A New York Mills police officer stopped Eric Swenson, 48, just outside city limits about 11...
March 6, 2014 - 10:51am
January 2, 2014
Dent snowmobiler cited for DWI
A 47-year-old Dent man has been charged with driving while intoxicated after flipping a snowmobile over on Highway 108, said the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. The man, whose name was not available, made a previous call to law enforcement to report a stolen wallet. Authorities...
January 2, 2014 - 1:12pm
November 14, 2013
Subsequent DWI case results in felony charge
Jane Barbara Post, 63, of Henning, Minn., was charged in Otter Tail County District Court on Tuesday with a felony DWI. Post has had prior DWI incidents and one conviction within the past 10 years. The latest incident took place Nov. 8, on Highway 210, east of Henning. Court...
November 14, 2013 - 12:39pm
October 17, 2013
Woman accused of driving drunk with three children in the car
An Ogema woman has been charged in Becker County District Court with three counts of child endangerment and two counts of driving while intoxicated. Jeanna Marie Fineday, 29, is accused of driving drunk with her three minor children in the car. According to court records, during...
October 17, 2013 - 9:31am
August 29, 2013
Drunk driver caught going wrong way down Highway 10
New York Mills police officers pulled over a driver traveling in the wrong lane along Highway 10 on Sunday night. The driver, a 69-year-old male from the Twin Cities area, was arrested for DWI. Fortunately, there were no injuries to other drivers while the intoxicated individual...
August 29, 2013 - 9:53am
August 27, 2013
Moorhead father gets year in jail for DWI with twin daughters in car
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man was sentenced to almost a year in jail after pleading guilty to child endangerment and drunken driving charges after police say he drove his daughters at speeds up to 100 mph, drinking beers he had them open for him. Thomas Eugene Iverson, 48, pleaded...
August 27, 2013 - 9:10am
May 13, 2009
Local multiple DWI offender arrested again
An Otter Tail County man with more than two dozen DWI-related convictions is being held in the Otter Tail County Jail on suspicion of felony first-degree DWI, according to a jail official. Daniel Allen Bettcher, 56, whose aliases include Danny Lee Bettcher and Daniel Boettcher, was...
May 13, 2009 - 2:12pm