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February 22, 2012
Will Perham High ditch the block?
February 22, 2012 - 8:54am
February 16, 2012
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Heart of the Lakes Elementary School fourth grade ambassador Mick Meyer (standing) helps younger students log into their computers before the start of school.
Student ambassadors act as role models, helpers at HOTL
February 16, 2012 - 8:46am
March 25, 2010
Try telling a story in six words
March 25, 2010 - 11:29am
March 4, 2010
Writers in spotlight
March 4, 2010 - 9:10am
March 1, 2010
'Author Extravaganza' features four area writers March 6 at Perham library
March 1, 2010 - 8:05am
February 26, 2010
Minnesota history brought to life-for young readers
February 26, 2010 - 7:00am
December 18, 2009
Four of the Golden Pens senior citizen creative writing group had a book-signing event recently, at Ma's Little Red Barn.  The group published a collection of writings-just in time for holiday gift giving, they are quick to note. From left, Gail Schroer, Bob Riestenberg, Elizabeth Hoar and Clara Helvig.
'Golden Pens': Area senior citizen creative writing group goes to press with new book
December 18, 2009 - 7:00am
December 16, 2009
December's Artist-in-Residence Mahmud Altaie, left, speaks with Tim Cassidy (NY Mills-based sculptor), and Regin Schwaen of Fargo (professor of architecture, NDSU) recently at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center.
Fiction writer Mahmud Altaie is Dec. Artist-in-Residence
December 16, 2009 - 3:44pm
November 24, 2009
Local senior writing group 'Golden Pens' publishes book-just in time for holidays
November 24, 2009 - 4:10pm
November 13, 2009
Palmer Pederson, Perham, who served in the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1934-35, is pictured with book author Barbara Sommer, who spoke at the Perham veterans museum as part of the History Museum of East Otter Tail's lecture series.  Born out of Franklin D. Roosevelt's New Deal at the height of the Great Depression, the CCC supplied jobs to more than 77,000 Minnesotans in need. Their work left a lasting legacy, visible today in Minnesota's thriving forests, state park amenities, and soil conservation p...
For men of the Great Depression era, Civilian Conservation Corps was 'hard work, good deal'
November 13, 2009 - 7:00am
October 2, 2009
Hardwater angling: Ice fishing author speaks in Perham Oct. 10
October 2, 2009 - 7:00am
August 20, 2009
New York Mills native and author Bernice Koehler Johnson signs one of her books at a special book reading held August 14 at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center.
A taste of Burma in East Otter Tail County
August 20, 2009 - 7:00am
June 22, 2009
Local author 'picks the bones' of past U.S. presidents
June 22, 2009 - 10:00am
June 5, 2009
Perham author Jace Hennagir is pictured with his most recent book, "The Knights of Aledgen." To his right is Brandon Torgerson, whom Hennagir commissioned to design the cover art and a map for the book.
Hennagir pens second book in fantasy adventure series
June 5, 2009 - 7:00am
March 4, 2009
New York Mills Elementary School principal Greg Esala eats his green eggs and ham as "The Cat in the Hat".
'I Love to Read'
March 4, 2009 - 2:13pm