Spook-tacular times in Ottertail
Children and adults from across the region converged on Ottertail on Saturday afternoon for the 15th annual Pumpkin Festival. Sponsored by the Williams Company Store and Red Brick Boutique in Ottertail, the event featured a pumpkin carving contest, a variety of games and activities, live music and a number of different kinds of food. Proceeds from the event benefitted the Otter Tail County Backpack program, as well as Ottertail area activities. In addition to the Pumpkin Festival, the Ottertail Fire Department hosted an open house as part of Fire Prevention Week on Saturday. During the open house, the fire department provided free fire truck rides to youth, served a meal and checked the batteries on smoke detectors. read entire story. . . .