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Aerodynamic stunts fill Lifestyles Expo
Law enforcement blotter: March 31, 2015
High Fire Danger Today
Minnesotans in oil train ‘danger zones’ urged to prepare
For the record
Peewee A team takes third at state
Sports roundup from Tuesday, March 31
Laker boys track and field has numbers
Loaded and ready for a repeat
Osakis boys golf team returns young nucleus
Another trip to state? That’s great!
Community Education offers spring classes
Parkers Prairie still working on pool funds; $700,000 of 1.8 million raised
Figure skaters ‘ignite’ the ice
Kids’ Easter celebration to be held in Evansville
Engaged - Wesen and Sczepanski
Births - Douglas County Hospital through March 24
Engaged - Hoeper - Erickson
Engaged - Carlson and Auran
Engaged - Lee and Mairs
Wildlife of Douglas County: Sharp-shinned hawk
Governor Dayton calls for stricter poaching laws
Cards’ program continues to grow
Five generations of carvers
Wildlife of Douglas County: Northern shrike
Karen Lenz, 69
Mary Peterson, 69
Verlyn Phipps, 85
Maycel Clark, 89
Gerald L. Robinson, 82
Readers debate: Should Alexandria allow food trucks in city limits?
Observations from the archives, 1990: Unpaid parking fines mean prosecution
Food trucks: great for time-crunched workers
Have we reaped what we have sown?
Discussion continues on buffer strips
Color and texture in shady spots
Apply for master gardeners scholarship
Farmers: Stay informed!
There are benefits to ‘growing up’
Spring issues topic of meeting in Glenwood
GRAIFA bands together for Someplace Safe
County hospital named Blue Distinction Center+
Ecumen Bethany Community named a best workplace
ATCC, Felling trailers get grant for job training
Scholarship offered to individual in a health-related field
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December 9, 2013
Fire destroys home at Otter Tail County resort
By Forum News Service DENT, Minn. -- A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near this Otter Tail County community. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the sheriff’s department was called to a structure fire at about 10:20 a.m. Saturday at Rocky’s...
news / region
December 9, 2013 - 9:17am
Perham man drowns
A 59-year-old Perham man is believed to have drowned northwest of Perham. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office responded to a call at 4:06 p.m. Sunday of a person in the water at 45678 Devils Lake Road. First responders located the person, identified as Lloyd William Sanders,...
news / region
November 9, 2010 - 1:59pm
August 26, 2010
Man faces felony after man found on roadway near Henning dies
A Henning man has been charged in connection with the July death of an Otter Tail County man. The Otter Tail County Attorney's office says 48-year old James Seaver faces a felony charge of "leaving the scene" or "failure to stop" at the scene of an accident. Seaver was the driver...
crime / region
August 26, 2010 - 3:03pm
July 10, 2010
Phelps Mill Festival features art and music
The Phelps Mill Festival will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. today, Saturday, July 10, through 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 11. Phelps mill is located 12 miles northwest of Battle Lake. The festival brings together artists and artisans who display a high quality of work presented...
July 10, 2010 - 5:12am
June 28, 2010
Two killed, two injured in rollover near Dent
A one-vehicle rollover near Dent in western Minnesota left two people dead and two injured Saturday night. According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department, 21-year-old Scott Kugler, of Fergus Falls and 16-year-old Dylan Burns, of Underwood, died on the scene of the crash...
June 28, 2010 - 1:01pm
May 24, 2010
Driver flees after Otter Tail car chase
The driver of a car reported stolen in Otter Tail County got away early Sunday morning after a brief chase, authorities said in a news release. The vehicle pursuit covered about four and a half miles in Sverdrup Township, a sheriff's deputy said in the release. The township is between...
crime / news / region
May 24, 2010 - 4:27pm
April 21, 2010
Two killed in Otter Tail County crashes over weekend
Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and flipped his motorcycle....
news / region
April 21, 2010 - 12:00am
April 19, 2010
Two killed in separate Otter Tail County crashes
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Two men were killed in separate crashes in Otter Tail County over the weekend. On Sunday, 62-year-old Charles Vigen, of Fergus Falls, was driving a motorcycle on Highway 35 eight miles south of Dent when he lost control on a curve. Vigen went off the road and...
news / region
April 19, 2010 - 4:57pm
April 3, 2010
Otter Tail Power requests rate increase
Otter Tail Power Company has asked the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission (PUC) for permission to increase rates by approximately $10.6 million, or about 8 percent. To help cover the cost of service while the PUC considers this request, the company has asked to increase rates...
region / sports
April 3, 2010 - 2:20pm