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Lina Belar to talk about "Rural Score" at the Perham Area Public Library Aug. 23
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
2017 Miss Vergas Royalty
AgweekTV: Hog barn woes in Devils Lake
City Council Meeting
Area teams fall at state Class C baseball tournament
Perham community showing support for Gabe Grunewald
Perham to host benefit run for Grunewald's cancer fight
14C: Millers knock off Pirates with late rally
Keenum, Heinicke lift Vikings over Bills
Donald S. Dresser
Gary L Braasch
Arlene F. @13@@10@Dougherty
Births - Aug. 10 edition
Hudson Myron Bauck
Local students make Dean's List at UM-Twin Cities
Local students make Dean's List at University of Northwestern
Second Chance Boutique has new owner, name
Perham couple opening Fargo restaurant in former Rosie's Laundromat building
Hilltop Lumber Ottertail Store Grand Opening August 11th and 12th
LMHC names Donna Baker as their CEO for their organization.
Star Tribune names Arvig a 2017 Top Workplace
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
‘I’ve decided to do something about living forever’
When does the NTSB get involved with crashes?
Who is the boss here...me or my car?
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
October 9, 2015
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. With a formal opening celebration to be slated for that afternoon, the $70 million facility has been purpose built from the...
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