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VIDEO: Scenes from the East Otter Tail County Fair
DNR to stock muskellunge in Gull and Fairmont chains of lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
West Fargo woman injured in Otter Tail County crash
Capitol Chatter: Smith opens climate change office
Zebra mussels confirmed in East Spirit Lake in Otter Tail County; Lake Osakis in Todd and Douglas counties
Region 14C Tournament kicks off on Friday
Alexandria ends Perham's run at Sub-State 14 Tournament
Centaurs walk off in pitcher's duel
Buzz continue run with 7-5 win over Detroit Lakes
Michael "Mike" Brakefield
Bella Bonita Bloom
Norah Danielle Erickson
Hank Lee Engle
Ezekiel Jesse Sipe
Adaline Elise Hagen
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
New retail store opens in Ottertail
New radio station offers Christian Catholic viewpoint
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Debbie's Digest: Bucket list pared down by one now
LTE:50 percent of Minnesotans protected from e-cigarette aerosols
Relay more than just a fundraiser
Debbie's Digest: Precision required
Richville plans summer fun events
Author to sign copies of latest historical book in Perham
Minnesota comedian Mitzie Calgaro still learning the ropes of her craft
Nyberg sculpture on the road to Byron from Vining
Dent Daze goes super hero style
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
October 22, 2008
Adult forum on Islamic faith to be presented at Calvary Lutheran Church
Dr. Ahmed Kamel will speak to an adult forum at 9:45 a.m. on Nov. 2, in the Calvary Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. He will speak about the religion of Islam. Dr. Kamel is an associate professor of computer science at Concordia College. He grew up in Egypt and got his college education...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am