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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
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
January 18, 2018
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
If you're looking for a good meal and a good time with friends, the Dent Community Club's Fiesta dinner and raffle is coming up on January 20...
January 18, 2018 - 1:52pm
October 23, 2017
Update: Missing Otter Tail County man found
UPDATE: The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department reports that Paul Baker has been located and isn't in any danger. The report says that...
October 23, 2017 - 8:18am
October 21, 2017
Man reported missing in Otter Tail County
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who has been missing since Tuesday, Oct. 17. Paul Tracy Baker, 50, was last seen Tuesday leaving a residence near Dent, the sheriff’s office reported on Saturday, Oct. 21. Baker was going to...
October 21, 2017 - 6:05pm
October 6, 2017
'A symbol of life, freedom, liberty and justice for all'
"WHOA!" was the general sentiment among the swarm of students gathered outside of St. Henry's School last Thursday afternoon. They watched wide-eyed...
October 6, 2017 - 9:40am
July 18, 2017
Dent wins battle of top teams
The Dent Wildcats picked up a pivotal 6-2 victory over the New York Mills Millers in a battle of the two teams sitting on or near the top of their conference on July 15 in Dent. The Millers lead the Hi-10, while the Wildcats are near the top of the Countryside with Fergus Falls and...
July 18, 2017 - 9:58am
June 21, 2017
American Legion Post 148 elects new officials, gives scholarships
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June 21, 2017 - 9:10am
June 5, 2017
Perham knocks off Bertha, while Dent wins a pair
The Perham Pirates mustered just enough offense against Bertha’s Marcus Riewer in picking up a 2-1 victory over their Hi-10 foe on June 4 at...
June 5, 2017 - 12:26pm
May 29, 2017
Wildcats continue winning ways
It was a high scoring weekend for the Dent Wildcats as they picked up a pair of wins, defeating the Staples Lumberbats, 15-7, and the Frazee Flames, 16-1. The Wildcats improve their mark to 4-0 on the season. They rallied from a 4-0 and a 6-4 deficit before cruising to a 15-7 victory...
May 29, 2017 - 10:53pm
May 25, 2017
Perham area Memorial Day programs
Monday, May 29 is Memorial Day, a day to remember and honor the more than 1 million men and women who have given their lives in service to this...
May 25, 2017 - 8:56am
May 9, 2017
Pirates, Wildcats start 2017 season with wins
The 2017 Amateur baseball season kicked off on May 7 with the Perham Pirates taking the road to take on the Staples Lumberbats for an exhibition game. The Pirates rallied from behind, earning their first win of the season in extra innings, knocking off the Lumberbats, 7-6, in 11...
May 9, 2017 - 6:57am
April 17, 2017
Skills with fake gills: Dent brothers to showcase their fish decoys at The Gathering
Two local anglers will be looking to continue their fish decoy success at next weekend's 20th annual Gathering planned at the Perham Area Community...
April 17, 2017 - 8:50am
February 16, 2017
Missing Dent teen found
A missing teenager last seen Jan. 27, leaving Perham High School, has been found safe, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Sixteen-year-old...
February 16, 2017 - 9:22am
February 13, 2017
UPDATE: Missing Dent teen makes contact with family
The 16-year-old Dent girl reported missing last week, has made telephone contact with her family, but refuses to disclose where she is or return...
February 13, 2017 - 4:54pm
Fire destroys house at Marion Lake near Dent
Fire destroyed a house at Marion Lake, southeast of Dent, early Friday morning, Feb. 10. Sheriff deputies and firefighters from Dent, Perham...
February 13, 2017 - 11:34am
January 19, 2017
The waiting game: all's quiet on the casino front as processes play out
A longer-than-expected permitting and environmental review process has temporarily stalled the Star Lake Casino project, and has caused its original opening date to be pushed back. Representatives for the proposed Shooting Star development had first said the facility would be complete...
January 19, 2017 - 11:35am