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Fire at Deerwood, Minn., donation site ruled arson
How much urine is in a swimming pool? One study has the answer
Two people, cat rescued from Fergus Falls apartment fire
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Grand Forks watching for one of their own on 'The Voice'
‘Cardiac Kids’ open 8AA playoffs with a familiar foe
Yellowjacket boys claim back-to-back conference crowns
Yellowjacket grapplers open with Foley
Perham crowns four wrestling champions, send eight to state
Jada Olsen takes all-around bronze
Herbert R. Woods
Noreen M. Huwe
James Noel Wiitamaki
Norman E. Kangas
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 to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
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'
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