Henning

Traps and more stolen in Henning

A Henning man discovered over $1,000 of property missing from his shed on Wednesday, including 60 No. 220 animal traps. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office received the burglary call at 51614 State Highway 210 at about 5:30 p.m. In addition to the traps, a new pair of camouflage chest waders, a NAPA car battery […]

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Henning residents watch for water

Overland runoff and high water along ditches always is a concern for residents at West Leaf Lake, north of Henning. One person keeping a close watch is retiree Mark Rortvedt who lives just down the road, along Highway 108, from Oak Lawn Resort. “We’re fortunate to get some help with the ditch from employees of […]

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Alleged Henning vandal accused of $2,600 in property damage

A Henning man has been charged with a felony after allegedly causing $2,600 in damage to a Deer Creek resident’s property. Casey Thomas Johnson, 24, has been charged with first degree criminal damage to property. He is accused to vandalizing a garage and other items at 28129 555th Ave. on April 11, 2010. According to […]

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Henning police search for suspicious man

The Henning Police Department and the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office are seeking information about an unidentified man who tried to get a 10-year-old girl to get into his car in Henning. According to the sheriff’s office, the girl was walking alone along a road in the city limits when she was approached by the […]

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Deer Creek man allegedly sexually assaulted teen at party

A Deer Creek man has been charged in connection with a report of inappropriate sexual contact with a young teenager at a Henning party in late 2009. Jon Robert Lachowitzer, 24, was charged Monday with fourth degree sexual contact with a child between the age of 13 and 15 years old. The maximum penalty for […]

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Authorities release name of man who died on road

Law enforcement has released the name of the man who died of a medical issue at the wheel Tuesday on County Highway 55. The man’s name is Darrell Richter, 75, of Henning. Richter died as he was driving north on the highway. His car continued north, crossed State Highway 108 and hit a tree. No […]

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Henning man dies while driving

A 75-year-old Henning man whose name has not yet been released died at the wheel as he was driving north on County Highway 55 near Ottertail City. According to the Otter tail County Sheriff’s Department, the man appeared to have suffered a major medical event and died as he was driving a 2004 Cadillac. His […]

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Henning man will serve prison time for box cutter assault

A Henning man will serve prison time after he was convicted for stabbing a Fergus Falls resident in the arm with a box cutter. Richard Abraham Rouleau, 28, of Henning, was convicted on Monday of felony third degree assault. He was sentenced to 33 months in the Minnesota Correctional Facility in St. Cloud, with credit […]

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Henning man rescued from sinking boat

A Henning man whose duck hunting boat sank on Middle Leaf Lake near Henning this morning was rescued by a lake resident who heard his cries for help. Gordon Spencer and his dog were in Spencer’s boat on a duck hunt at about 6:20 a.m. when the boat became submerged in the water. Spencer attempted […]

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Ashby falls at Henning

The Ashby Aarow’s dropped a non-conference volleyball match at Henning Monday night, 3-0 (25-11, 25-16, 25-17). “We are a little banged up right now and it has affected the consistency of the team,” Ashby head coach Brenda Johnson said. “But these girls are workers and are determined to do better with each match.” “Kami Bogenrief […]

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