Area News

  • OT County sets policy for tax abatements

    | Published on October 20, 2016 at 12:57pm CDT Tom Hintgen| Author: Tom Hintgen


    By Tom Hintgen Otter Tail County Correspondent The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners, on Tuesday, Oct. 11, agreed to an amended county tax abatement policy. Passed unanimously were tax abatement minimum requirements. Abatements may be either permanent forgiveness or temporary deferral of property taxes. “Tax abatement is one technique to encourage private development projects,” said County Economic Development… Read More

  • Thefts reported in area

    | Published on October 11, 2016 at 3:12pm CDT Tom Hintgen| Author: Tom Hintgen


    By Tom Hintgen Otter Tail County Correspondent Sheriff deputies reported the thefts of two kayaks in the Vergas area, one in town and the other taken from a location at Sybil Lake, south of town. “The kayak that was taken from a location in the town of Vergas was valued at $300, and the kayak taken from… Read More

  • New ‘Choice Program’ to help Veterans better coordinate medical care in their communities

    | Published on October 11, 2016 at 3:07pm CDT Louis Hoglund| Author: Louis Hoglund


    Veteran ‘Town Hall’ well attended at Pelican library Veterans enrolled in the Fargo VA Health Care System who are eligible for the Choice program will now be able to work directly with VA staff located in Fargo to help schedule and coordinate community medical care appointments. The new initiative, along with other topics, were discussed with… Read More

  • Silent auction for new Microfilm Reader set at Historical Society

    | Published on October 11, 2016 at 3:04pm CDT Louis Hoglund| Author: Louis Hoglund


    The Otter Tail County Historical Society is running a month-long silent auction to help raise funds for a new microfilm reader. Items will be on display with silent auction bid sheets through October 31. Please visit the museum during regular business hours to make a bid and help raise funds for their new microfilm reader. Museum… Read More

  • Beer, Bread, Bible

    | Published on October 11, 2016 at 3:02pm CDT Louis Hoglund| Author: Louis Hoglund


    Exhibits, events set at Hjemkomst Marking one year from the opening of “Illuminating the Word: The Saint John’s Bible Exhibition” at The Hjemkomst Center, the Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County will be holding a fundraiser for the exhibit at Drekker Brewing Company October 20, from 3:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. HCSCC staff and volunteers… Read More

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