Vacation Home 4 – Otter Tail Lakes Country Resort

Happy Halloween from all of us at East Silent Resort! Today was a shingling day. This morning was breezy and cold but it turned into a beautiful day. They were able to get the whole roof of the main building shingled. They just have the little entry roof left. East Silent Resort is an Otter […]

Vacation Home 4 – Family Vacation Home

We just wanted to update everyone on the progress of our 4th family vacation home! The basement foundation is in and our construction crew is moving right along. Once this unit is finished, it will make a great family vacation home. There will be a great room for you to gather, it will be furnished will […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, December 3, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Some parts of the northwest have received  several inches of snow this week, but the far northwest hardly received any . The result […]

New Lodge Construction – Near Detroit Lakes

Just wanted to update everyone on the progress of our new lodge! It is coming along very nicely. The resort is located in a prime spot between many different communities, one of them being Detroit Lakes. Detroit Lakes is just a short 30 minute drive from the resort and offers lots of shopping, dining and […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 25, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Though the weather has been cold this week, spring arrivals continue to be reported. HORNED LARKS  are paired off and preparing to nest, […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, March 19, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Although we are cooler today than earlier in the week, spring seems to be finally on the way. The skies are full of […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

The cold can definitely make you not want to go out ice fishing, so thankfully today is supposed to be a little warmer than the past few days! With as many lakes as there are in Otter Tail County, it’s nice to have a different lake for each kind of fish you are trying to […]

Minnesota Birding Report

This is the Northwest Minnesota Birding Report for Thursday, February 19, 2015  sponsored by the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce. You may also hear this report by calling (218)847-5743 or 1-800-433-1888. Another cold week has passed, but the landscape looks cleaner thanks to the fresh snow of a few days ago. As of Thursday […]

Area Events- Polar Fest

Spending Valentine’s Day in Otter Tail County and looking for something to do this weekend and/or this week?! Well look no further! Detroit Lakes continues to celebrate Polar Fest this week which includes many great activities! Whether looking for something to do as a family, with someone special, or just you, there is sure to […]

Minnesota Fishing Report

Growing up in Ottertail County you become somewhat spoiled. How you may ask? Well, we have an abundant amount of lakes and it is a fisher’s paradise! When summer is over we have to wait a while, but right when we start to miss summer fishing, we get to start ice fishing! Going out and […]