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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
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
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
June 6, 2012
Montreal poet to give reading at cultural center Friday
Prize-winning poet, Leigh Kotsilidis, will read from and talk about her work at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center on Friday, June 8...
June 6, 2012 - 1:15pm
April 15, 2009
NYM Regional Cultural Center to hold annual meeting April 21
The Board of Directors of the Regional Cultural Center announce the annual meeting of the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center to be held on Tuesday, April 21 at 6 p.m. at the cultural center. All current members of the cultural center are eligible to vote, and everyone is welcome...
April 15, 2009 - 1:40pm
April 11, 2009
Bird Walks Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day
The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center is celebrating International Migratory Bird Day (IMBD) through a series of bird walks at various "hot-spots" for birding around the area. Led by PWLC staff and birding enthusiasts, these free walks are suitable for both beginning and experienced...
April 11, 2009 - 10:31am
February 19, 2009
Betsy Bowen printmaking exhibition opens, lecture slated Feb. 21 at Cultural Center
Betsy Bowen will mount an exhibition of her colored woodblock prints at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center from February 17-March 29...
February 19, 2009 - 3:35pm
Fit, lean and trim budget is sign of times for Perham community center
Poor economic fitness is having an unhealthy affect on the Perham Area Community Center. "We're planning for a leaner year next year, and we're budgeting accordingly," said Kevin Nelson, director of the PACC, as the Perham City Council reviewed the 2009 budget for the fitness and...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
'Dance the evening away' at the PACC
Ballroom and swing dancing are making their way back to center stage as the Perham Area Community Center hosts the 2nd annual "Dancing the Evening...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Spend your holiday break at the Perham Community Center
Area residents and visitors alike are welcome at the Perham Area Community Center. As with most holiday breaks from school, the Thanksgiving holiday weekend will include extended or additional open swim times. They include November 26 and November 28, from 12-1:30; 3:30-5; and...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Entrepreneurs--of all kinds--invited to open house
The Business & Entrepreneurial Services at Minnesota State Community & Technical College, Detroit Lakes, is having a Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate its progress and development. The mission of the Minnesota State Community and Technical College Business...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Unique duo strums, sings jazz, blues at Cultural Center
Jazz and blues infused sound filled the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center Oct. 25, as Jim Ouska and Jane Aleckson performed another of...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Dance steps for healthy living
Living in an age where science and technology have taken over the world of fitness, it may seem odd to see dancing making its way back to center stage. However, with all the health and social benefits of dancing, it's not hard to see why ballroom dancing is making a comeback. From...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Jazz-blues duo takes stage Oct. 25
Jim Ouska and Jane Aleckson, blues/jazz duo from Minneapolis, will perform on Saturday, October 25 at 7:30 p.m. General admission night of concert is $12. Advance sale tickets are $10. Their concert is part of the fall music series at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center....
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
New Ottertail 'cop shop'
"The needs that we have can be better met by working out of the center of the county," explained Operations Lieutenant Mike Boen, who has an office at the new Sheriff's Operations Center in the city of Ottertail. Boen served as one of the facility's tour guides on September 13, when...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Ottertail Sheriff's Center open house Sept. 13
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office invites the public to an open house for the new Ottertail Operations Center on Saturday, September 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tours will be given of the Operations Center, along with refreshments and an opportunity to meet local law enforcement...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
July 24, 2008
Scandinavian fiddlers to 'rosen up the bow' for concert in New York Mills
Hear 11 Swedish fiddlers on Tuesday, August 5 at 7:30 p.m. at the New York Mills Regional Cultural Center. This special group of 11 fiddlers from Sweden will be in the United States only one week. This group of traditional Swedish fiddlers is from North Hälsingland - a region...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am
New Ottertail sheriff's center open
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office new operations center opened its doors to serve the public July 21. The new building is located at the intersection of Hwy. 108 and Co. Rd. 55 in the city of Ottertail, near the entrance to Thumper Pond. The office is staffed Monday through...
July 24, 2008 - 12:00am