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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
February 26, 2013
Two horses dead in neglect case near Vergas
Two horses are dead, and two others reportedly near death, in an animal neglect case on a farm seven miles southwest of Vergas. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department received a call about the animals Sunday morning. As many as 10 horses at the site need rescuing, though that...
February 26, 2013 - 8:39am
November 13, 2012
11 neglected horses rescued near Perham
Authorities in Otter Tail county executed a large animal rescue mission just north of Perham on Friday. Deputies got the search warrant that day, and ended up taking 11 neglected horses off the farmstead, some in better shape than others. Authorities say the caretaker ignored previous...
November 13, 2012 - 9:05am
September 6, 2012
Lund's settles sex discrimination claim
Lund Boat and its parent company, Brunswick Corp., have agreed to pay $295,000 in back wages and interest to 185 female job applicants who were denied entry-level positions at Lund's manufacturing plant in New York Mills. The U.S.
September 6, 2012 - 8:34am
June 30, 2012
Lawmakers pave way for state flood relief
A special session appears to be a matter not of if, but when. Minnesota state legislative leaders from both parties toured the Duluth and Carlton...
June 30, 2012 - 9:55pm
June 3, 2012
Ottertail driver hurt after hitting stray cows
up for email offers | add your business A crash between a vehicle and three cows that had strayed from a farm left a driver injured shortly after midnight on Friday, June 1. Receiving minor injuries was Brianne Young, 29, of Ottertail, reports the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Two...
June 3, 2012 - 2:32pm
May 9, 2012
Battle Lake man injured in ATV accident
A 30-year-old Battle Lake man suffered cuts to his face and pain in his shoulder after flipping his four-wheeler over on top of himself on Friday, a report by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office states. According to the report, Andrew Duane Johnson accelerated hard while exiting...
May 9, 2012 - 11:36am
May 3, 2012
Illegal fishing reported in Perham area
People have been illegally harvesting walleye, northern and other game fish in the Perham area recently, and are even dumping the remains of...
May 3, 2012 - 8:50am
April 17, 2012
Northfield woman charged with 16 counts of animal cruelty
A 61-year-old Northfield woman, Dayna Kristine Bell, has been charged with 16 counts of felony animal cruelty in connection with the deaths of many puppies and dogs in her care in September 2011. Bell is the owner and operator of Bells Kennels in Sciota Township, Dakota County. On...
April 17, 2012 - 10:26pm
April 7, 2012
Crews scramble to save children after sailboat capsizes
Three young children are hospitalized after the sailboat they were in capsized Friday afternoon. "It's not a very good day today," Clearwater...
April 7, 2012 - 12:48pm
April 6, 2012
Perham native is costumer on blockbuster movie, 'The Hunger Games'
Born and raised in Perham, Anne Lee is back in town - or her name is, at least. Her name is everywhere, actually, rolling down the big screens...
April 6, 2012 - 8:57am
March 1, 2012
Environmental concerns delay lakes flood plan
A project that would provide a form of flood relief for homeowners on Little McDonald, Kerbs and Paul (LMKP) lakes is facing a roadblock, at least for now. The idea to allow the lakes to vent into the Ditch 25 drainage system wasn't an entirely popular one last summer among those...
March 1, 2012 - 8:50am
February 29, 2012
Central Plains thunderstorms hijack moisture from Northern Plains blizzard
The blizzard that wasn't left Hubbard County wind, but little snow. "You're not alone," laughed National Weather Service meteorologist Al Voelker. "From...
February 29, 2012 - 6:33am
February 28, 2012
Bemidji angler catches state-record eelpout
Aaron Guthrie of Bemidji hoists the 19.54-pound eelpout he caught Friday on Lake of the Woods. The fish is heavier than the current Minnesota...
February 28, 2012 - 8:47am
February 27, 2012
Locals riding on thin ice
Warmer than normal temperatures have created a perfect storm for ice-related accidents on area lakes. Just ask local Department of Natural Resources...
February 27, 2012 - 8:46am
February 21, 2012
House burns down outside Wadena
A house on Otter Tail County Road 75 west of Wadena burned down, but no one was home at the time of the fire Wednesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said the fire was called in by a passing motorist around 10:13 p.m. on Dec. 14. The Wadena and Deer Creek Fire Departments,...
February 21, 2012 - 7:23am