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DAVID ALEXANDER NELSON
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Grandma G’s snacks are a family affair
Family Dollar celebrates grand opening in Ottertail
Papacito’s gets a new owner
Turning phone books into a booming business: Ralph Logan retires from Arvig after 36-year career
Getting out a message across crossed wires
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Optimism is a useful quality
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
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Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
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 trail will be built in stages, as grant money becomes available. Stage one will involve construction from Pelican Rapids, south...
news / local
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 for the trail began amongst community members in 2008, along with other ideas such as housing, downtown beautification and parks to improve...
news / local
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 Perham resident Sara Rudolph. The Register’s Annual Great Bike Ride Across Iowa, or RAGBRAI, held its 42nd annual ride July 20-26 this...
news / region
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 a.m. at Zorbaz Restaurant located 1.5 miles north of Perham on county Highway 51. Registration forms can be downloaded at USA cycling - www.USAcycling.org Proceeds...
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...
news / local
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,...
news / education
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...
entertainment / events
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 finished up this week. Wildflowers will be planted along the trail later this summer, and grant-funded signage and a couple of benches...
news / local
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 of May 4-12 as Bike or Walk to Work or School Week in Perham in 2013. Museums Month Perham is home to two museums, the History Museum of East...
news / education
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