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Otter Tail River tubers prepare to embark on their ride down the river in this 2009 photo. Forum News Service file photo Read the article: Sheriff cracking

Sheriff cracking down on underage drinkers along Otter Tail River

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By Vickie Gerdes / DL-Online

Detroit Lakes, Minn. - The Otter Tail tubing tradition has often included enjoying a few “adult” beverages along the way, not to mention stopping to party at two or three favorite gathering spots during the trip.


But tubers beware: The Becker County Sheriff’s Department will be cracking down on out-of-control drinking and partying by tubers along the river route this summer, with a particular emphasis on controlling underage alcohol consumption.

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