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Feedlot expansion hearings held in Otter Tail
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Community meetings set to discuss future of the HUB
Rep. Erin Murphy in New York Mills to learn about child care cooperative
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
Morris named finalist for NHSACA Coach of the Year
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
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Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
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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
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
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
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
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
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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
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
August 10, 2011
Man charged for breaking woman's jaw
A Dent man is facing a felony assault charge after allegedly breaking a woman's jaw. Samuel Lee Gilles, 25, pleaded not guilty in Otter Tail County Court to one count of assault in the third degree for causing substantial bodily harm. According to the criminal complaint, Perham...
August 10, 2011 - 3:00pm
July 27, 2011
Fire near Dent destroys vehicle, 5 acres
A fire destroyed a pickup truck and five acres of grass Tuesday morning in Dent. The fire was caused by the vehicle, which was being used to rake hay off Hwy 44 in Dent around 10:30 a.m., according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Dent Fire Department responded to the...
July 27, 2011 - 10:37am
July 20, 2011
Milk truck rolls
The driver of a freightliner milk truck was injured in a rollover Tuesday morning. Kyle Femline, 22, of Dent, was driving on Hwy 75 around 11 a.m. when the milk truck rolled, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Femling was transported by Tri-County Ambulance to...
July 20, 2011 - 11:41am
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