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Boys, Girls Club kids holding bleach drive for humane society
The kibosh put on Becker County-Hubbard jail plans
Young DL tracksters excel at Hershey meet
Herzog ends DL career in All-Star game as North’s offensive MVP
Legion Baseball: Alexandria takes two from DL
Lack of offense sinks Angels in 7-2 loss to Perham
Minnesota Wild’s Parise draws a crowd at Cully’s Kids Celebrity Weekend event
In the Zone
Area students perform in Piano Honors Concert
Peterson nominates NYM student for Air Force
Local students earn degrees at Bemidji State University
Ogema's Anderson graduates from Marquette University
Detroit Lakes' Ringwelski earns Concordia scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Shelton, Lambert on 2015 WE Fest schedule
Summer Scene - July 2014
Tamarac Refuge: Discover the outdoors at wildlife sanctuary
Brad Laabs: Be respectful, helpful on the water this week
Blane Klemek: The moving whistle of the upland sandpiper is sweetness to hear
Ruffed grouse counts see increase
Brad Laabs: Fish like chasing fast bait; Make your presentation match
Blane Klemek: The black-billed cuckoo is a fascinating bird
D&D Appliance in DL wins Maytag competition
Shiny, new Cenex opens in Lake Park
Legal Helpers ordered to pay back MN consumers
Gas prices take post holiday dip...again
Marco partners with AGT in cloud-based video offering
Letter: WWI decisions the cause of Mid East fighting today
Letter: Green: ‘I urged legislature to take balanced approach’
New restrictions on e-cigarettes
Lynn Hummel: The curse of the mom jeans
Unmanned aircraft advocates get a Leafy Spurge
Detroit Lakes' Caroline Smith to play Basilica Block Party
Northwest Water Carnival gets underway Friday
Genealogy workshop in Perham
Pioneer Village group hopes to "Refresh the Fest" Aug. 16
LRAC will host its inaugural "Arts Resource Fair" Aug. 16 in Fergus Falls
Otter Tail County
June 24, 2010
Once destined for big lakeshore development, Dead Lake acreage is now preserved
Two hundred acres on Dead Lake will forever remain undeveloped, The Trust for Public Land and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced recently. The conservation deal concludes a battle over the proposed Blue Heron Bay development on Dead Lake. According to a news...
June 24, 2010 - 2:26pm
June 18, 2010
Bemidji woman injured in crash near Battle Lake
A Bemidji woman was injured in a broadside accident Friday afternoon near Battle Lake. The accident was reported at 1:39 p.m. at Highway 210 and Highway 78. Sherry L. Tucker, 61, of Bemidji was transported by Ringdahl Ambulance to Lake Region Hospital with non life-threatening...
June 18, 2010 - 10:46pm
May 31, 2010
Three injured as Explorer pulling boat plunges into lake in Otter Tail County
An SUV pulling a boat on Highway 78 Sunday in Otter Tail County left the roadway and entered a body of water, leaving three people injured. The accident was reported at 4 p.m. on Middle Lake Road and Highway 78 near the town of Battle Lake, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The...
news / accidents
May 31, 2010 - 1:39pm
February 9, 2010
Elbow Lake man gets 12 years for abduction, rape of teenage girl
FERGUS FALLS, Minn.
news / crime
February 9, 2010 - 8:35am
March 18, 2009
Otter Tail County Green Day is coming
The Otter Tail County Garden Day will be held April 4 at the Underwood Public School. This year, two keynote speakers will be featured -- Tom Geiser, local hometown favorite and former co-owner of Landscapes by Tom and Greg, will lead off the day at 9 a.m. Endnote speaker, Eric...
March 18, 2009 - 10:30am
February 27, 2009
Fargo man in critical condition after head-on collision in Otter Tail County
FARGO - A 48-year-old Fargo man is in critical condition at a hospital here following a head-on collision Thursday morning on Highway 59 in Otter Tail County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Paul Polzin, 48, was driving a 2001 Buick southbound about 9:23 a.m.
February 27, 2009 - 12:59pm
January 14, 2009
Barroom bragging lands snowmobiler in jail
Snowmobiler Cody Vanlith, 22, Maple Lake, learned a lesson about bragging after his barroom tale ended up getting him arrested on Saturday night. The story started on Friday, January 9, when the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office attempted to stop a snowmobile for operating against...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Snow clearing big business for New York Mills couple
NEW YORK MILLS - For a New York Mills couple, plowing snow is an enjoyable winter activity and small business at the same time. Sometimes though,...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 6, 2009
Jobless Minnesotans eligible for free tuition at MSCTC-Fergus Falls
Jobless Minnesotans may be eligible to receive free tuition at the Minnesota State Community and Technical Colleg Fergus Falls campus. President Ann Valentine announced today some classes beginning next week are not full, so the campus is making the openings available for people...
January 6, 2009 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Why did people choose Otter Tail County?
PERHAM - Wanted: Rural folks interested in preserving the history of their township. With Minnesota's 150th year of statehood being celebrated all year long, there is hardly a better time to be thinking about history -- be it in St. Paul or in Norwegian Grove Township, Otter Tail...
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
County considers dog bite policy for strays
Stray dogs are a problem in Wadena County, according to Carolyn Hartman, coordinator of the Wadena County Humane Society, and commissioners agreed to look into developing a policy to address the issue. "I'm just concerned about what will happen in the future," Hartman said. "You...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am