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Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
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Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
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PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
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Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
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Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
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Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
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December 11, 2015
Cupkie Christmas Tree Village will open Dec. 16
The Cupkie Christmas Tree Village in Richville will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 16 through Dec. 23, with a host of holiday activities, including sleigh rides, pony rides, live reindeer and petting zoo, trolley rides, Santa visits and sledding (weather permitting.) The gift...
December 11, 2015 - 1:17pm
Haining Family to perform Dec. 18
The Haining Family a premier Gospel Bluegrass band, will perform at Basswood Baptist Church in Richville on Friday, Dec. 18 at 7 p.m. Admission is free. The family has been sharing Christ-centered music with audiences across the United States since 2004. Their blend of tight family...
December 11, 2015 - 1:10pm
Cultural Center offering painting classes throughout the winter
The Cultural Center in New York Mills has announced a new class series for the winter months ahead: a bi-monthly art experience paired with an alcoholic (or non-alcoholic) beverage of choice. Classes are geared to high school aged students through adults and will take place at the...
December 11, 2015 - 1:02pm
Perham choral students will present holiday concert Monday
Perham student choirs will present a Choral Christmas Concert on Monday, Dec. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Perham High School auditorium. Groups performing will include the seventh- and eighth-grade choir, Treble Choir, Concert Choir and Swing Choir, all directed by Nicole Mattfeld. In all,...
December 11, 2015 - 1:01pm
December 3, 2015
Otter Dazzle promises something for everyone
Otter Dazzle, an annual community celebration of holiday cheer, will take place this Saturday, Dec. 5, in Ottertail. Activities will kick off with a pancake breakfast, sponsored by the Ottertail Lions, at 7 a.m. Serving will continue until 11 a.m. A bake sale will be from 8 a.m. to...
December 3, 2015 - 1:15pm
November 19, 2015
An illuminating event: Perham’s 15th annual Parade of Lights
Perham-The Perham Lions Holiday Parade of Lights will be marching through town on Friday, Nov. 27, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Always held at dusk on the Friday after Thanksgiving, this will be the 15th year that the parade has lit up downtown Perham. As of Monday, eight groups...
November 19, 2015 - 11:34am
October 29, 2015
Keep Halloween from becoming hazardous
By following some precautions from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), you can ensure a day of safe fun for your family and trick-or-treaters. Improve the safety of your Halloween by following these tips from NFPA: Costumes: When choosing a costume, stay away from...
October 29, 2015 - 2:45pm
October 8, 2015
Maplewood Leaf Days draws a crowd
Leaf Days attracted many people to Maplewood State Park, east of Pelican Rapids, on Sunday, Oct. 4. Hikers could take a break by enjoying hot...
October 8, 2015 - 5:20pm
August 24, 2015
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Taking a step back in time, all while providing activities and entertainment for the entire family, is the continued goal for this year’s offering...
August 24, 2015 - 9:49am
August 21, 2015
Puppet Pageant, parades and corn
The grand finale for the New York Mills Civic and Commerce annual Corn Feed on Friday Aug. 21 will once again be a giant puppet show created...
August 21, 2015 - 10:12am
May 29, 2015
Turtle Races kick off next week
Break out the checkered flags and whistles, because land-speed records may be set this summer. For turtles, that is. Perham’s International...
May 29, 2015 - 11:30am
So long, seniors! PHS sends off class of 2015
“Being the class in which nobody has perfect attendance, I’m happy to see everyone here to celebrate today,” said graduating senior Alexis...
May 29, 2015 - 9:00am
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 1, 2015
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
Community members packed into Wild Oaks for the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Choice Awards Banquet on April 16. Nick Theroux...
May 1, 2015 - 11:47am