New physician assistant joins TCHC Henning Clinic

New physician assistant joins TCHC Henning Clinic Tri-County Health Care recently added Jessica Anderson, certified physician assistant, to its Henning Clinic team. Anderson specializes in family medicine. Anderson graduated in 2003 from North Dakota State University in Fargo and received her medical degree in 2017 from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. She […]

Two Area Resorts Recognized for Over a Century of Service!

Two area resorts recognized for over a century of service [This article was originally published by The Daily Journal Media at 9:00 am on Monday, October 30th, 2017 and written by Kaley Sievert and is shared here with permission granted by Editor, Zach Stitch.] One of the benefits of living in or visiting Lakes Country is the countless […]

Frozen Water Ahead!

Frozen Water Ahead! By Ross Hagemeister It’s cold outside.  Deer Lake, located in the central part of Lakes Country is frozen—ice! I imagine that sometime during the weekend there will be the first sign of ice fishing? While there are still some anglers floating in boats, our open water season in Otter Tail County […]

Look For The Currents!

Look For The Currents! By Ross Hagemeister I woke up yesterday morning to spooky oak tree lines against a dark Halloween sky and felt as though the end of our open water fishing was drawing near… This morning I woke up and there was nearly 3 inches of snow on our yard here in […]

Players Perform Pinocchio Piece, “Pine Eyes”

  Players Perform Pinocchio Piece, “Pine Eyes” Center Hosts Zeitgeist Quartet Concert The Cultural Center in New York Mills welcomes Minneapolis-St. Paul “new music” quartet, Zeitgeist, to the New York Mills Public Schools for concert performances on Thursday, November 9, 2017. The show, entitled Pine Eyes, was translated and adapted from Carlo Collodi’s beloved The Adventures […]

Best Of: Bloody Marys!

Best Bloody Marys in Otter Tail County! It been awhile since we did a BEST OF list, and for that, we apologize.  Please keep in mind that this isn’t an official designation, just some advice we got from some locals on where one should go if they were looking to enjoy some of the best […]

Some Things Change, One Thing Doesn’t

Some Things Change, One Thing Doesn’t Things have certainly changed in the last 140+ years at Bonnie Beach Resort. It all started when Ebenezer E. Corliss purchased the property on the north shore of Clitherall Lake back in the 1870’s.   By the 1880’s the property was a resort named Camp Corliss and was fully operational.  Ownership changed after […]

Late Season Catches Still To Be Had!

Late Season Catches Still To Be Had! Ross Hagemeister Happy almost-deer hunting season every one!  Yup,  it’s that time of the year again when rods and reels are being traded in for shotguns, rifles and bows. Fishing boats are traded in for duck boats and layout blinds.  And, you know what? That’s ok!  It is […]

Tri-County Health Care introduces new midwife program

Tri-County Health Care introduces new midwife program Women seeking primary or prenatal care now have more options at Tri-County Health Care’s Wadena and Sebeka clinics. Tri-County introduced a new midwifery program with the hire of Dawn Dahlgren-Roemmich, certified nurse midwife. The main components of a midwife’s services are prenatal care through postpartum and certain primary […]

Colder Temps & Bigger Bait!

Colder Temps & Bigger Bait! Ross Hagemeister The lakes are heading into late fall status! Soon ice fishing will be the topic of choice.  For now, however, there’s still fish to be caught in Otter Tail Lakes Country. The water temps have fallen into the mid and low 50’s and will continue to drop […]