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Men had blood alcohol levels 2 times over legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
To help and to heal: Perham pastor moving to Thailand to help people being trafficked
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
Body found frozen in Red River in Grand Forks
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Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
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Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
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Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
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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
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December 8, 2014
Public’s help sought to locate stolen trailer
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to keep an eye out for a trailer that was stolen from a rural Dent residence on Sunday. According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, a 2011 enclosed, two-wheel Haulmark brand trailer was taken from a residence...
December 8, 2014 - 3:34pm
October 27, 2014
Plea deal reached in crossbow death
The Detroit Lakes man accused of shooting two arrows into a rural Dent woman with a crossbow, killing her, has entered into a plea agreement. In that agreement, David Lee Stensrud, 58, would plead guilty to second degree murder (with the count of first degree murder dropped)...
October 27, 2014 - 11:47am
August 2, 2014
Region baseball: Full slate of amateur playoff baseball today
PERHAM — The Region 14C amateur baseball tournament moves to Perham after completion of day one play at four respective sites around the region Friday evening. The Lake & Pine South champions Nimrod advanced defeating the New York Mills Millers 8-2 in Menahga. The Hi-10...
August 2, 2014 - 9:50am
July 31, 2014
Perham and Dent to host Region 14C and 16C baseball tournaments
PERHAM — Perham and Dent will host the Region 14C and 16C baseball tournaments over eight days from August 1-9. First round games in the eight-team 14C will be played at four different locations in the first round. Friday, Aug. 1 - all games at 8 p.m. Nimrod Gnats vs....
July 31, 2014 - 3:41pm
July 17, 2014
Speicher repeats at Dent Daze 5k
DENT — For the second straight year, Brady Speicher, of Perham, crossed the finish line first at the Dent Daze 5k. Speicher’s winning...
July 17, 2014 - 3:02pm
December 31, 2013
Four fish house burglaries on Rusch Lake
Four fish houses were the target of recent burglaries on Rusch Lake, north of Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies said padlocks on the doors of each fish house had been cut, allowing the thief or thieves to gain entry inside. The break-ins likely took place Dec. 27...
December 31, 2013 - 12:04pm
December 12, 2013
Dent to host ‘Santa Day’ on Saturday, Dec. 14
Kids will have a chance to visit with Santa in Dent on Saturday. From 10 a.m. until noon, Santa will be available for pictures and visiting with kids at the Dent Community Center. Goodie bags and prizes will be available for kids, with cocoa and cookies for all. The event is...
December 12, 2013 - 12:53pm
December 9, 2013
Fire destroys home at Rocky's Resort
A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the sheriff’s department...
December 9, 2013 - 10:20am
November 25, 2013
Dent couple takes first place at international syrup competition
A pair of Dent maple syrup makers celebrated a sweet victory at this year’s international maple syrup competition. Stu and Corinne Peterson,...
November 25, 2013 - 2:36pm
Dent hits a home run with new ballpark playground
Kids in Dent have a nice new place to slide, climb and monkey around. After two years of fundraising, the Dent Community Club has installed...
November 25, 2013 - 2:31pm
September 4, 2013
Local kids take 15th at national Junior Bible Quiz
Two young brothers from Dent have made an impressive showing at the 2013 National Junior Bible Quiz competition. Caleb and David Blomberg, as...
September 4, 2013 - 1:04pm
August 1, 2013
Perham, Dent UMC welcome new minister
“When you look at the positions I’ve held, people might say, ‘Gee, you’ve had a lot of different jobs,’ and I say I’ve had one job my whole life: I’ve been a teacher my whole life – I just keep changing the subjects I’ve been teaching about,” said Jerry Bass, the...
August 1, 2013 - 3:21pm
Dent man gets jail for vehicle negligence
Christopher Stephen McIlvain, 35, of Dent, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on July 24 following a gross misdemeanor conviction of operating a vehicle with negligence while under the influence of alcohol. His conviction follows an incident that took place June...
August 1, 2013 - 12:40pm
New camp helps kids ‘Feed the Fish’
It’s said that every amateur angler will at first “feed the fish” by losing their worms in the water before learning how to reel one in...
August 1, 2013 - 12:01pm
July 15, 2013
Speicher wins Dent Daze 5K
DENT — Recent graduate and Perham cross country and track standout Brady Speicher held off this summer’s Turtlefest 5k winner, Connor Danielson...
July 15, 2013 - 1:57pm