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N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Perham volleyball extends streak with home win over Bemidji
Josie Beachy has worked hard to help her team, and herself, grow
Charlotte June Huddleston
Herbert H. Limmer
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
July 13, 2011
Dent Daze draws big crowd
Hundreds of people took to the streets of Dent despite blazing temps on Saturday for the annual Dent Daze celebration. Events throughout the...
July 13, 2011 - 3:00pm
July 6, 2011
Small town Dent to throw big summer party
While Dent may be a small town, it sure knows how to put on a big celebration. The theme for the annual Dent Daze events on Saturday, July 9...
July 6, 2011 - 3:00pm
Lakeside Hangouts: Dent eatery specializes in variety of pickled fare
July 6, 2011 - 12:00pm
June 29, 2011
Gerold recognized for volunteer service
Janna Gerold of Dent was recently recognized by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) for completing five years of volunteer service to the agency's Citizen Lake Monitoring Program. As part of the program, Gerold visits East Silent Lake in Otter Tail County each week during...
June 29, 2011 - 3:00pm
March 11, 2010
Dent center packed for board meeting
With nearly 100 people packed into the Senior Citizen Center March 9, Edna Township conducted the biggest public meeting in Dent since they shut down the elementary school last year. A botched road job, on West Little McDonald Drive, has stirred discontent among neighbors; produced...
March 11, 2010 - 9:05am
November 3, 2009
Cuts loom as Perham school levy defeated
"We can survive one more year," said Perham School Board Chairman Jim Rieber, "but we're starting to take the core of our system apart." Perham school district voters defeated the levy referendum by a narrow margin of 1,746 votes to 1,622 votes. The measure would have injected revenues...
November 3, 2009 - 8:44pm
August 5, 2009
Amateur Baseball: Dent wins Countryside title
The Fergus Falls Hurricanes may have won the Countryside League regular season title, but the Dent Wildcats proved to be the best team in the league. Dent handed Fergus Falls their only two regular season losses this summer. And just to prove it wasn't a fluke, the 'Cats beat Fergus...
August 5, 2009 - 12:18pm
April 13, 2009
Farewell 'hug' for Dent school closing planned for May 27
A farewell celebration to the Dent school is in the works. May will be the final days of the Dent Elementary School, which will be closed and the students absorbed into Perham's Heart of the Lakes school. Elementary Principal Kari Yates reported that May 27 is set for the farewell...
April 13, 2009 - 7:00am
April 6, 2009
Dent club revives July 11 festival; plans city-wide garage sale May 9
The Dent Community Club Meeting will be, Tuesday, April 28, 6:30 p.m. at Nootzi's on Main. The group is preparing for Dent Daze. Everyone is welcome - you do not need to be a member to attend. Dent Daze will be on Saturday, July 11. Some fun new activities along with a parade...
April 6, 2009 - 7:00am
February 27, 2009
Planning underway for Perham - Dent elementary school carnival March 27
The annual Heart of the Lakes - Dent Carnival is coming on Friday, March 27, from 4 - 7 p.m. This event is the primary fund raising effort that the elementary schools do each year. Proceeds will benefit all elementary students. Due to the current financial hardships that District...
February 27, 2009 - 2:32pm
January 30, 2009
JobSmith: An invention waiting for a market
"JobSmith." It's the brand name of a unique product you've never heard of-yet. And the "Jobsmith" mastermind is none other than ga lifelong...
January 30, 2009 - 12:00am
December 27, 2008
The last Dent Christmas show
"Jingle bells Batman smells Robin laid an egg..." If the Ghost of Christmas Past escorted you back to the Dent school in December of 1968;...
December 27, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
School board bids farewell to departing members
School board members bid farewell to two of their colleagues Dec. 17. It was the final Perham-Dent School Board meeting for eight-year board...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Teacher 'buy-outs' a partial solution to budget woes?
The Perham-Dent School Board went behind closed doors Dec. 10 to talk strategy regarding the upcoming teacher salary negotiations. "Buying out" higher paid, veteran teachers, was one of the topics for the closed meeting. Another two-year contract will be on the bargaining table...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Bombarded by brainstorms: Ideas to raise school funds flourish
"Bombarded with ideas." That's how Jo Strege described the wealth of fundraising ideas that have surfaced over the past two weeks. The hope is that they will create "wealth" for the Perham-Dent schools in a time of desperate financial need. "More Than Nothing" has been the battle...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am