Battle Lake News


05/22/2018 10:52 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Minnesota fishing report 

Battle Lake area: Those trying to catch walleyes are using jigs and minnows in shallow water on Rush, Ottertail, Silver and Walker lakes. Good panfish action can be found on Clitherall and West Battle near shallow weed lines or in bays.


03/29/2018 10:47 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Lawmakers Look At Bills Aimed At Curbing Lunch Shaming In Minn. Schools 

ST. PAUL, Minn. - State senators and representatives will debate on Thursday legislation aimed at curbing so-called "lunch shaming" policies in Minnesota schools.


03/11/2018 05:21 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Several 911 calls lead multiple fire departments to a structure fire on Battle Lake 

Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said Saturday around 6:13 p.m. they received multiple 911 calls from residents on Eagle Lake saying a residence on the southeast side of the lake was on fire. By the time fire crews arrived, the structure was fully engulfed.


03/07/2018 06:05 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Alfred Jacobs Jr. 

Alfred Jacobs Jr., 95, a resident of Fergus Falls, Minn., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, at Pioneer Care Center in Fergus Falls. Alfred Jacobs was born Aug. 21, 1922 on a farm outside Elgin, Iowa, the son of Alfred and Marie Jacob and youngest of five children.