Otter Tail Co. Deputy Allegedly Had Fentanyl In System During Deadly ChaseDeputy Kelly Backman is charged with misconduct by a public officer and driving while intoxicated for the October incident that killed a couple in Fergus Falls.
$1.6M Settlement Reached In Excessive Force Suit Against Otter Tail DeputyAn out-of-court settlement has been reached in a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a man who said he suffered a serious brain injury during an arrest by an Otter Tail County sheriff's deputy.
Roseville Man Arrested After Otter Tail Lake Boating Collision Kills Neil Baker, 52Authorities say a 73-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of criminal vehicular homicide after a boating collision on Otter Tail Lake in northwestern Minnesota resulted in the death of another man.
3-Year-Old Child Dies After Being Pulled From Eagle LakeAuthorities in western Minnesota say a 3-year-old child has died after being pulled from a lake last week.
Excessive Force Lawsuit Filed Against Otter Tail County Sheriff's DeputyBoudin says he had a series of surgeries after suffering the brain injury.
Fire Burns Shop In Western MN After Man Siphons Fuel From Snowmobile With Propane Heater NearbyThe Underwood Fire Department worked to put out the flames, with assistance from the Battle Lake Fire Department.
Woman Dies After Being Dragged By Horse In Western MinnesotaA North Dakota woman has died after authorities say it appears she was dragged by a horse in western Minnesota.
Woman Hospitalized After Suffering Severe Cuts From Pontoon PropellerA 19-year-old swimmer suffered severe cuts on her leg Saturday when she tried to climb into a pontoon boat and was struck by a propeller.
Sheriff: Body Found Near Railroad Tracks In Otter Tail Co.Otter Tail County authorities say a property owner in the city of Henning found a man's body near the railroad tracks.
Sheriff: Fire Destroys Residence On NW Minnesota LakeAuthorities say nobody was hurt but a home on a northwestern Minnesota lake sustained heavy damage in a fire Saturday night.
Minnesota Man Gets 4.5 Years For 28th DWIBettcher told the officer last September he was "way over" the limit and that he should be taken to jail.
Minnesota Man Arrested For 28th DWIA Minnesota man has been arrested on suspicion of driving while intoxicated -- for the 28th time.
Minnesota Man Facing 28th Drunk Driving ChargePolice pulled Danny Lee Bettcher over after he ignored a stop sign and drove about 10 to 15 mph on Highway 10 while swerving.
Sheriff: ATV Explodes In Otter Tail County, No InjuriesAuthorities say an ATV is a total loss after an explosion Saturday afternoon in Otter Tail County, but its owner was not injured.
Sheriff: Helicopter Helps Find Toddler Lost In CornfieldA helicopter was able so spot a toddler who went missing in a cornfield Friday afternoon in Otter Tail County. The sheriff's office says a father was working in his field with his 2-year-old son in tow when the boy went missing at about 1 p.m.