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Long-lost family FOUND: Adopted Romanian brothers reunite, get ready to meet their birth parents
Perham FFA wraps up a busy fall season
Frazee man in court for fleeing officer
Student with BB gun arrested in Bemidji
Detroit Lakes woman accused of theft from employer
Local hunter gets rare deer
Beseman signs National Letter of Intent to Sioux Falls
Murphy finishes career with fourth straight State Meet
Morris named National Co-Coach of the Year
Big Buck Contest
A look at Detroit Mountain
Arctic Cat names Metz as new CEO
Jaycees raise $750 for the food shelf
Update: Owner of destroyed County 17 Bar & Grill talks about loss
WE Fest sold to East Coast media company
Sandra Dee and Danny Z: Perham Community Musical, ‘Grease,’ rolls on stage this weekend
FOCUS Christmas Bazaar fills up PACC
Veteran’s Day: Remember and honor our veterans
Facts about Halloween
Candy is dandy but give-backs save kids’ teeth
July 18, 2013
THEIR VIEW: Our promise to kids
Gov. Mark Dayton’s Children’s Cabinet Right now in Minnesota, 42.5 percent of our first grade students receive free and reduced price lunch, a leading indicator of poverty. Nearly half of those served by Minnesota food shelves are children. And 109,000 Minnesota children and...
opinion / commentary
July 18, 2013 - 3:39pm
April 10, 2009
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Youth are certainly a resource to community
This is a follow up to Fred Sailer's heartfelt message on our children. Thank you for seeing the value in our youth. Yes, far too often, we pass them by because we don't even try to understand them. They dress different, listen to different music, look different; let's face it, we...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
March 18, 2009
Volunteer army amassed in Perham...to feed the masses
"...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." Try...
March 18, 2009 - 1:10pm
March 14, 2009
Perham packs 435,888 meals for starving children
The Rev. Phil Holtan thought he was pitching an ambitious project to his church council in this town of fewer than 3,000 residents: Raise $17,000 to cover the cost of 100,000 nutritious meals for hungry children and enlist residents to package them. "You're not from around here,...
March 14, 2009 - 12:59pm
March 9, 2009
Mom's handmade quilt boosted hunger campaign
Originally, the handmade quilt was intended as a mother-to-daughter gift. Instead, the quilt was deployed as a means to raise money for hungry kids and families. Mom Michelle Miller, at right, began sewing the quilt as a gift to her daughter, Karlie Miller. But when Karlie was crowned...
March 9, 2009 - 3:18pm
January 11, 2009
'Feed the Children' songfest set
Songfest for the Area Churches for 2009 will be hosted by Calvary Lutheran on Sunday, January 25 at 3 p.m. Everyone is invited to this gathering. A free will offering taken will be for the Feed the Starving Children project.
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
East Otter Tail assault on hunger
Perham, with its many food-related industries, appreciates the importance of providing basic nutritional needs to our world. Unfortunately, sometimes these needs are not met, especially for children. Each day, 18,000 children die from starvation. Knowing that these children...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Perham group to help feed starving kids
A Perham group is forming to mobilize a massive effort to pack 200,000-400,000 meals in three days to help "Feed My Starving Children." This is an effort that the entire community, all area organizations, schools, churches, community groups, families, and individuals, are being...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am