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Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
'This all started in my she-shed': Sisters Grain Bin in Ottertail grows into new location
BCA says prosecutor, lawyer wife die in apparent murder-suicide in Fergus Falls
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
Yellowjackets get key road win over Breckenridge
Melgard's overtime winner gives DL conference victory
Perham cruises to a pair of wins in Bemidji
Perham hits from deep in home win
HOCKEY: Laker boys pick up first win on the road
Carol I. Bade
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights tonight
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
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
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
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
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