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Trump revokes rules on transgender bathrooms
Suburban Twin Cities nightclub shut down in wake of shooting where 5 injured
2 juveniles hurt, 10 people arrested as Dakota Access Pipeline camp closes
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
After barrage of feedback, Osakis superintendent said photos not required to attend prom
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
Late rally comes up short for Yellowjacket girls
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
Teresa "Tess" Morkassel
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
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
July 2, 2015
Miller wins Average Jo Triathlon for second straight year
Athletes young and old converged on Paul Miller Park for the 12th annual Average Jo Triathlon on Saturday, June 27. The first person across...
July 2, 2015 - 4:06pm
June 12, 2015
Charity cyclists fight headwind pedaling through Perham
Two men have been bicycling across the U.S., to raise awareness and funds for Musana Camps, an organization that provides camp experiences on...
June 12, 2015 - 2:09pm
September 19, 2014
County approves master plan for Pelican-to-Perham recreational trail
The master plan for a recreational trail from Pelican Rapids to Perham was approved last Tuesday by the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners. The...
September 19, 2014 - 10:14am
September 5, 2014
Rollin’ along the lakes: Glendalough Trail offers easy going for bicyclists
Traffic of the two-wheeled variety has picked up in Battle Lake this summer with the completion of the 12-mile Glendalough Trail. Discussion...
September 5, 2014 - 10:20am
August 8, 2014
400 miles across Iowa, former Perham student makes RAGBRAI bike trek
How many people would consider going on a seven-day bike ride for 400 miles in the middle of summer? Well, about 17,000 – including former...
August 8, 2014 - 10:10am
August 6, 2014
19th Cal Miller Memorial bike race Sunday, Aug. 17
The 19th annual Cal Miller Memorial Bike Race is scheduled for Sunday August 17, 2014. The USA Cycling sanctioned 36-mile race starts at 9...
August 6, 2014 - 2:47pm
January 17, 2014
Proposed trail may cost $11 million
The price tag for the proposed recreational trail between Perham and Pelican Rapids is estimated at $11,117,000. The County Board of Commissioners is seeking a state matching grant in the amount of $5,558,500. A federal grant of $600,000 also is being sought. At a recent...
January 17, 2014 - 4:07pm
December 6, 2013
Safe Routes to School plan lays groundwork for healthy change
Following more than a year of research and brainstorming about how to get more kids to bike and walk to school, Perham’s final Safe Routes to School plan was released last week. Prepared by West Central Initiative, the plan was put together with help and input from the schools,...
December 6, 2013 - 12:05pm
September 26, 2013
Family activities at Glendalough
This Saturday, Sept. 28, pack a lunch and head to Glendalough State Park for a fun-filled day of fall family activities. At 10 a.m., a park naturalist will lead a casual ride of about four miles along the new Glandalough bike trail. Riders will learn about the fall changes in the...
September 26, 2013 - 3:46pm
New trails nearly complete
Crews have been out working on Perham’s new Wildflower and Wellness Trails. The project is expected to be complete on time, with paving getting...
June 26, 2013 - 3:23pm
Wildflower Trail a budding reality
Bicyclists and walkers looking for a better way to get around the southwest side of Perham won’t have much longer to wait. The city’s Wildflower Trail – in the works since 2007 – is now on the fast track to completion, with a deadline of June 30. Plans for the trail...
April 26, 2013 - 3:06pm
April 19, 2013
May is a month to celebrate biking and walking, museums in Perham
Perham Mayor Tim Meehl signed two different proclamations at a city council meeting last week, designating May as Museums Month and the week...
April 19, 2013 - 12:55pm
April 10, 2009
Bike Club ready for 1st ride of the Spring
The Lakes Area Bike Club will have their first ride of the 2009 season on Tuesday, April 14 in Perham. Riders should meet at 6:30 p.m. at Perham...
April 10, 2009 - 11:30am