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UPDATED: Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
That’s bananas! Kids make music using fruit slices, cups of water
Perham area Memorial Day programs
Pearl Harbor victim from Minnesota has remains returned home
Franken rules out White House bid in 2020
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Bruce D. Williamson
Maxine R. Boedigheimer Morical
Herbert R. Woods
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Brooklyn Rae Collins
Chase Owen Hall
Leo James Nordick
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
It isn't driver's ed until ma is screaming in your right ear
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Set yourself free from codependency; seek help if you need it
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
May 17, 2017
Deer caught looking for deals at Minnesota Wal-Mart
Wadena, Minn. — Shoppers got quite the surprise at the Wadena Wal-Mart when they noticied a deer perusing the aisles. The picture above has...
May 17, 2017 - 8:12am
May 4, 2017
DNR adds more dogs to sniff out zebra mussels as efforts ramp up
DULUTH, MINN.—"Brady" looks like any other law enforcement officer of his rank — an eager, aggressive disposition, a long snout...
May 4, 2017 - 8:21pm
March 23, 2017
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
ST. PAUL — White-nose syndrome has now killed bats in six counties in Minnesota, up from two last year, and probably has spread to virtually...
March 23, 2017 - 3:20pm
September 27, 2016
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
DULUTH, Minn.—Minnesota drivers are slightly more likely to hit a deer on state roadways this year compared to last year, and Wisconsin...
September 27, 2016 - 4:41pm
June 25, 2015
Animal rescuers give pooches and cats a second chance
“A lot of people, over the years when they were younger, have rescued animals,” said Ilene Harlicker. However, Harlicker, along with...
June 25, 2015 - 4:20pm
June 12, 2015
Perham kindergarteners get taste of farm life
Jill Pirrotta’s kindergarten class listened as farmers Janice and Jack Lubitz (top left corner) explained told them about the work that must...
June 12, 2015 - 3:09pm
April 17, 2015
Ag Day comes to HOTL
Beef farmer Albert Werner brought a day-old bull calf to introduce to students. Mitch Ness, from the East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation...
April 17, 2015 - 11:27am
Animals killed in barn fire near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A weekend barn fire near Thief River Falls claimed several animals. The Thief River Falls Volunteer responded to the alarm, which sounded at 3:12 a.m. Saturday, at the farm of the Jay Lizakowski. "When we rolled into the yard,...
March 17, 2015 - 10:16am
March 11, 2015
50 beagles removed from home in far western Minnesota
SHELLY, Minn. -- The Minnesota Federated Humane Society had removed about 50 purebred beagles from a far western Minnesota home near the state line with North Dakota for alleged mistreatment. The dogs were covered in mud, barking and howling, and some were injured, although it...
March 11, 2015 - 10:39am
January 9, 2014
Video: After deer crashes into Minnesota home, owner wrestles it back outside
WARREN, Minn. - Jon Linnell was sound asleep Tuesday morning when he heard what he says sounded like an earthquake. His wife woke him up and told him there was a deer in their northwest Minnesota home. Linnell found the doe leaping through his living room after crashing through...
January 9, 2014 - 4:53pm
July 19, 2013
Dog made famous in Lake Superior photo dies
DULUTH, Minn. - Schoep, the Bayfield dog who with his owner became an Internet celebrity last year thanks to a tender photograph of the pair...
July 19, 2013 - 1:43pm
May 3, 2013
Fido’s Friend: Perham woman goes barking up a new tree
Perham area pet owners now have a reliable person to call to watch over their four-legged friends while they’re away. Long-time animal lover...
May 3, 2013 - 12:38pm
March 20, 2013
Charges possible after 100 cattle found dead in McIntosh County
BISMARCK – Prosecutors are considering criminal charges against the owner of 100 cattle found dead last week in McIntosh County, at least some...
March 20, 2013 - 9:14am
March 6, 2013
26 charges in Perham horse neglect case
Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent Bruce and Allison Breun of Frazee appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Monday to face 26 separate charges related to the abuse and neglect of 11 horses rescued from a farm north of Perham in November. The two individuals will...
March 6, 2013 - 4:35pm