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Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
Man in jail after 100 mph chase through Otter Tail County
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Perham sweeps Anderson-Cole Invitational
Extra inning rally gives Pequot Lakes a road win
Yellowjackets walk off on US Bank Stadium
Perham Tennis earns home win over rival
Harvey W. Henrikson
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
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
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
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!)
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
August 7, 2009
Traveling image of 'Our Lady of Guadalupe' to tour area Catholic churches
The missionary image is a faithful replica of the image of Our Lady of Guadalupe enshrined in its basilica in Mexico City. The image was a gift...
August 7, 2009 - 7:00am
May 13, 2009
The Gathering, C3 Coffeehouse to open this week at Trinity
The Gathering is a new worship service to be offered at Trinity Lutheran Church in New York Mills on Thursdays at 6 p.m. beginning May 21. Jon Haakana, the Senior Pastor at Trinity, describes the new offering as "an informal, spiritual journey with our Lord." There will be high...
May 13, 2009 - 2:13pm
Local youth take part in 30 Hour Famine
By Nicole Perala St. John's and St. Ann's Youth Minister Last weekend, 18 youth from St. John's and St. Ann's churches gave up Friday night...
May 13, 2009 - 2:04pm
May 11, 2009
The 'American Experience' of immigration unfolds with a stroll through Butler cemetery
The village of Butler observed its 125th anniversary in 2008. That places Butler's founding in 1888, a full 22 years before the Burlington rail car full of Hollanders arrived in 1910. The timeline suggests that there were forms of life in Butler before the Dutch came along and...
May 11, 2009 - 11:08am
Church, town inseparable in Butler
Butler hosted its fourth annual "Butler Days" May 2, but in a sense, the tiny community was celebrating something much more profound: A resurrection,...
May 11, 2009 - 10:59am
May 1, 2009
Perham pastor receives ordination
Last week Pastor Dirk Currier from Northwoods Assembly received his ordination with the Assemblies of God. Pastor Dirk has been a licensed minister...
May 1, 2009 - 7:00am
April 8, 2009
Museum devising plan to take over St. Stan's church
An agreement that would transfer ownership of the St. Stanislaus Catholic Church to the History Museum of East Otter Tail County has been proposed. The plan follows the announcement earlier this year that St. Stanislaus will be closing--and merge with the St. Henry's parish. Both...
April 8, 2009 - 3:21pm
March 25, 2009
Northwoods hosts Bible Prophecy Conference
Beginning Sunday, March 29 through Wednesday, April 1 Northwoods Assembly Church in Perham will be hosting a Bible Prophecy Conference with Pastor...
March 25, 2009 - 11:53am
Closing of Perham church; merger with larger Catholic church inspires meetings
"Becoming One in the Spirit" will be the theme of a series of presentations and discussions, as St. Henry's and St. Stanislaus churches prepare to merge. A highly sought after pastor and speaker, the Rev. Tim Nolan will lead the discussions, set March 1-4 at St. Henry's. Nolan's...
February 25, 2009 - 7:51am
February 19, 2009
ELCA panel urges church to allow clergy to live in gay, lesbian relationships
In what promises to be a controversial move unprecedented in the history of Lutheranism in the United States, a national task force of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America recommends that the nation's largest Lutheran denomination change its policy and allow homosexual clergy...
February 19, 2009 - 2:07pm
February 4, 2009
'Polish Church' to close in '09
It is a church built for the ages--of brick and steel and cement and copper--but for Perham's St. Stanislaus Church, an era spanning 133 years...
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
December 28, 2008
The vital role of the military chaplain
Lieutenant Commander Paul A. Anderson is currently serving with the 1st Marines Wing Support Squadron unit on the Ramadi base in Iraq. Rev....
December 28, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Christmas cantata concerts Dec. 13-14
Calvary Lutheran Church will be presenting its Christmas cantata vocal concert Dec. 13-14. The Calvary Senior Choir will present Joseph Martin's Christmas cantata, "The Winter Rose." You won't want to miss this inspiring work, celebrating our greatest gift at Christmas, our Savior,...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Appreciates Assembly church signs
To Carolyn Teragawa: I read your letter to the Editor. Every week I read all those letters. They're very interesting about people's opinions on life. I enjoy the sign at Northwood Assembly of God Church and Stablers Ins. sign.
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Offended by church sign
As I drove into Perham to shop today, I was appalled by the sign I saw at the Northwood Assembly of God Church which read, "Will you be screaming or singing when you die?" I don't know if it was the arrogance or the ignorance that put this retired R.N. over the edge. During my 40...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am