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Taxes going down? Otter Tail County board likely to reduce 2018 tax levy
Perham takes step towards local option sales tax
Gov. Dayton names Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken
Perham's Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Carol I. Bade
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
September 9, 2017
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OK Tire should have its new facility open in December according to owner George Fresonke who said the new building will be be twice the size...
September 9, 2017 - 9:03am
Leonard discusses details of Star Lake Casino
Nick Leonard, Otter Tail County’s new director of economic development and tourism, recently answered questions about the proposed Star Lake casino to members of the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners at a meeting on Oct. 6. The proposed casino, which also would include...
October 9, 2015 - 10:52am
July 1, 2015
New Tuffy's facility set to open August 19
Tuffy’s Pet Foods, Inc. recently announced it would be opening a brand new, 130,000 square foot state-of-the-art manufacturing facility on August 19.
July 1, 2015 - 4:01pm
June 4, 2015
Perham group brings hope to Guatemala
In April, 14 volunteers from the Perham and New York Mills area made a week-long trek to Antigua, Guatemala for a mission trip sponsored by Calvary...
June 4, 2015 - 9:01am
April 24, 2015
Space, at the heart of the matter: Heart of the Lakes Elementary School is feeling the squeeze
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of four stories focusing on the buildings of the Perham-Dent School District, and the educators...
April 24, 2015 - 10:41am
April 16, 2015
Two of three informational meetings held at PHS
Two informational tour and meeting sessions have been held at Perham High School, with one more to go. About 50 community members attended...
April 16, 2015 - 12:02pm
April 1, 2015
Life in the Kirkbride
About 200 people shuffled in and out of apartments for rent Friday on the grounds of the former Regional Treatment Center in Fergus Falls,...
April 1, 2015 - 11:29am
December 11, 2014
Fate of Perham bakery uncertain
Plans to reopen Perham’s downtown bakery have been taken off high heat and turned back down to ‘warm’ after a Kickstarter campaign to help get the business going didn’t turn out as hoped. Though local residents have wanted to get a bakery back in town since August (when...
December 11, 2014 - 5:09pm
January 30, 2009
Guardian Crop makes holiday move to new building in Perham
After 13 years in Perham and 18 years in the business, Guardian Crop Insurance owner Denise Kane decided it was time to give herself a Christmas present: A brand new building. It was the day after Christmas that Guardian relocated from the Blue Sky complex to its brand new building,...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Reclaiming the creamery
There's a new vantage point in Ottertail city. From atop the observation tower being built at the old creamery, visitors will be able to take...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Overland opens in new building
After 22 years in the Perham community, Overland Insurance had outgrown its former office space and the need for an expansion was growing. This...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Building activity includes $5.3 million commercial
Nearly $7.4 million in construction activity was recorded at Perham City Hall in May on the monthly building permits. Permits slowed in June, however, with only one commercial construction. May commercial construction permits representing a value of nearly $5.3 million in warehouse...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Sound, tennis courts, track top list for school building-improvement
Top-priority building and grounds projects for this summer at the Perham-Dent schools are the resurfacing of the track and tennis courts--at an estimated cost of just over $40,000. Just down the priority list are sound improvements with preliminary estimates of about $47,000.
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
City, Chamber near terms on renovation of old liquor store
An agreement that would create a new Perham city meeting room and a Chamber of Commerce headquarters moved closer to reality at an April 14 council meeting. Perham councilmembers voted to authorize the architecture firm Baker Hogan and Houx to prepare documents and specifications,...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am