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Safe Communities Coalition Works to Raise Awareness

February 14, 2020

The Otter Tail County Safe Communities Coalition is a group of individuals and agencies who work together under funding from the Toward Zero Deaths Safe Roads Program via the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. The mission of the coalition is to raise awareness of traffic safety issues and to develop tools that can be used […]

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Farmland Lease Phelps Mill County Park – 2020

February 4, 2020

NOTICE TO QUOTERS Quotes will be received until February 26th, 2020, by the Otter Tail County Highway Department for the Farmland Lease Phelps Mill County Park for the 2020 Growing Season. Quotes should be submitted to the Otter Tail County Highway Department, 505 South Court Street, Suite 1, Fergus Falls, MN 56537. FARMLAND LEASE PHELPS […]

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John Dinsmore Retires After 21 Years of Public Service

January 31, 2020

John Dinsmore has dedicated his life to helping others and serving the public good. For over twenty years he worked as a social worker and in 1998 he began his leadership service with Otter Tail County as the Director of Human Services. In 2012, Dinsmore, with a breadth of experience, was selected to lead the […]

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Seasonal Supply of Winter Sand Notice to Bidders

January 30, 2020

Seasonal Supply of Winter Sand   Sealed proposals will be received until 1:00 P.M., February 26th, 2020, by the Otter Tail County Auditor for the supply of Winter Sand.  Bids should be submitted to the Otter Tail County Auditor, Otter Tail County Government Services Center, 510 Fir Avenue West, Fergus Falls, MN 56537. Winter Sand

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Otter Tail County Detention Center

New Inmate Voicemail Number

January 21, 2020

The Otter Tail County Jail now has a new Inmate Voicemail Number. The new number is 218-321-0250. For more information about the County Jail, Click Here.

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News You Can Reuse!

January 17, 2020

Want to stay up to date on recycling and disposal information? Subscribe to the Otter Tail County Solid Waste Department monthly newsletter – News You Can Reuse! News You Can Reuse includes recycling tips, special collections and events, holiday hours, fun facts and more! Check out the January News You Can Reuse for a focus on […]

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Test Your Home for Radon this January

January 3, 2020

January is National Radon Action Month Radon is the leading environmental cause of cancer deaths in the United States and the leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers. More than 21,000 lung cancer deaths are attributed to radon each year in the U.S. About 2 in 5 homes in Minnesota have dangerous levels of radon. […]

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Build Your Future in Otter Tail County

December 20, 2019

Otter Tail County wants you to build your future here. . .  and you can with local supports for housing investment. A County Housing Summit was hosted on December 4, 2019 to launch ‘The Big Build’ initiative. The goal of The Big Build is to build new or preserve or rehabilitate 5,000 housing units by […]

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Lund Boat Raffle Sponsoring the 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener

December 20, 2019

Right now, ice fishing is on the minds of many anglers in Otter Tail County, MN. However, the 2020 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener will be here before you know it! In winter we catch our limit in a fish house, but it isn’t too early to think about a new boat for open water fishing. […]

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Notice of Public Hearing:

October 9, 2019

Tri County Health Care Financing Request – Notice of Public Hearing WRS 10-09-2019 (download this notice) NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON PROPOSED PROJECT AND THE ISSUANCE OF PRIVATE ACTIVITY BONDS OTTER TAIL COUNTY, MINNESOTA Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners of Otter Tail County, Minnesota (the “County”) will meet on Tuesday, November […]

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