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Stacked storm packed a windy punch, but not much snow
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Additional street improvements considered for city of Ottertail
AgweekTV: Weather outlook
Everybody 'love, love, loves' Perham's Grandma Odie
Yellowjacket grapplers run away with Kaatz Memorial
Detroit Lakes wins the Jackie Mann Invitational
Yellowjackets rebound with strong win over Park Rapids
Perham girls fall to Barnesville in HOL opener
Perham boys hoops connect in season opening rout
William J. Cole
Diana Lynn Aker
Carol C. Peterson
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Arvig to hire 200 workers
Ottertail's Hilltop Lumber breaks ground on new showroom
Perham's Second Hand Rose blossoms in new, bigger space
Bongards buys Main Street building in Perham for new cheese store
Nest takes flight: New coffee shop, kitchen retailer opens in Perham
Angel of Hope vigil canceled
Ottertail's Otterdazzle is Saturday at community center
Gobble Wobble 5K in Perham onThanksgiving Day
Holiday Tour of Homes benefits school foundation
2016 East Otter Tail County 4-H honors members during annual meeting and awards program
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
February 26, 2009
Counselor at Walker, Minn., area camp sentenced for criminal sexual conduct with 14-year-old girl
The counselor who forced a camper to engage in sexual activities with him June 25 at Camp Olson near Longville, Minn., was sentenced Feb. 23 in Cass County District Court to 25 years supervised probation. Spencer Olin Krum, 20, of Eugene, Ore., had pleaded guilty Dec. 29 one count...
February 26, 2009 - 2:23pm
January 14, 2009
Man tells police God ordered him to stab truck driver at rest stop
When Harmit Bhangu arrived at a Moorhead rest stop on Sunday, he heard God order him to kill another truck driver who looked abnormal to him. Without saying a word, Bhangu approached Dale Morigeau and began repeatedly stabbing him, swinging the knife in a circular motion. Morigeau...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Ballroom event with 'Doc and the Scrubs' Jan. 17 at PACC
The Perham Area Community Center and the members of the nationally recognized Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness Program, will be hosting a benefit dance for Perham's Promise (a non-profit organization that works with children of all ages and their families) on January 17, at the PACC...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
After 31 years managing the mail at area post offices, Friedrich retires
When Marty Friedrich took over the keys to the Perham United States Post Office in August of 2007, he thought he would be settling in for a few...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
January 8, 2009
Holiday cantata rescheduled
The holiday cantata concert, cancelled by winter storms in December, will be presented Sunday, January 11 at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m., at Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham. The church's Senior Choir will present Joseph Martin's Christmas cantata, "The Winter Rose."
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Woodturning open house set at Holtan shop Jan. 10
Local wood artist Phil Holtan will be hosting an open house at his Big Pine Lake area shop on Jan. 10. Holtan, pastor at Calvary Luthern Church, is an expert "woodturner," who also offers two-day and five-day workshops--which teach others the unique woodworking craft. The 9 a.m....
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Home health important to Mills residents
Vernadine Jensen of New York Mills experienced major life changes when she started cancer treatment last May, and since has come to appreciate home health services. Louise Tower, RN, on Monday was at Vernadine's for a regular visit as part of home health through Perham Memorial Hospital...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
'Dance the evening away' at the PACC
Ballroom and swing dancing are making their way back to center stage as the Perham Area Community Center hosts the 2nd annual "Dancing the Evening...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Final levy set at 0 percent in Ottertail
In a time where the majority of area residents are facing more financial pressures than in recent years, the Ottertail City Council has decided to do their best to alleviate as much of that burden as possible. At a December 18 meeting, the Ottertail City Council approved the city's...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
December 12, 2008
Gas leak causes scare at Perham apt. complex
A gas leak at a Perham apartment complex put a scare into both residents and emergency crews Dec. 11, but the source of the leak was little more than a needle point hole. Evacuated as a safety precaution to the community room on the far opposite end of the building were all the...
December 12, 2008 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Bring in the new year in the Caribbean
'New Year's Eve at the Caribbean Royale,' a formal attire event benefiting the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 31 at Mulligan's in Perham. The evening will run as follows: cocktails and light appetizers, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; Caribbean martini bar, 6:30-1:00...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
More Than Nothing... Nothing At All
M.T.N. and N.A.A.--those are the newest acronyms in the Perham area, and in the coming months, you'll be seeing them all over the place. More Than Nothing Nothing At All MTN and NAA will be the "buzz acronyms" for a multitude of fundraising campaigns designed to help the Perham-Dent...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Spend your holiday break at the Perham Community Center
Area residents and visitors alike are welcome at the Perham Area Community Center. As with most holiday breaks from school, the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will include extended or additional open swim times. They include November 26 and November 28, from 12-1:30; 3:30-5; and...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
Skateboarders to collect food at Lights Parade
Going to the Perham Holiday Parade of Lights? Don't forget to bring a food shelf donation. Look for Kowabunga Skate and Bike Park enthusiasts pushing to fill shopping carts from both Dean's Country Market and Service Foods, for the Perham Food Shelf.
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Perham FFA team at national agronomy event
Members of the Perham FFA Chapter were one of 36 teams participating in the 2008 National FFA Agronomy Career Development Event (CDE). The competition...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am