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In the school spirit: Perham celebrates homecoming with pep fest and parade
Authorities asking for public's help in hit and run case
Wake named Miss Moorhead's Outstand Teen
American Cancer Society Honors Outstanding Perham Volunteer
East Otter Tail County 4-H taking enrollment for the new year
Explosive opening quarter leads to Perham rout
Perham takes down Breckenridge for seventh straight win
Perham/NYM continues winning streak with home win
Perham’s Richter recounts crazy day he committed to the Gophers for football
Perham's depth shines through at Bagley Invitational
Wilfred B. "Willie" Lindenfelser
Robert "Bob" Charles Elliott
John "Gordy" Askew
Betty Carmen Jacobson
Norb & Carol
Connor Lyle Tumberg
Emil Frank Pickar
Celebration of Life for Bob Finstrom
Brynlee Quinn Zierke
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
Perham Knights of Columbus donate $500 to community pantry
COLA honors Star Lake Association
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
More questions about school bus safety
Test your Balderdash skills here: Do you know what 'snast' means?
Volunteering has many benefits
Letter: My experience with an act of kindness
Some things just aren't countable
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
July 6, 2011
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
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
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
December 10, 2008
Close Dent school this winter?
The prospect of closing the Dent elementary school by the end of the month was discussed--but it appears highly unlikely. Desperate to cut nearly $300,000 by the end of the year, the Perham-Dent School Board discussed closing the Dent school five months earlier than planned. Last...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
More Than Nothing... Nothing At All
M.T.N. and N.A.A.--those are the newest acronyms in the Perham area, and in the coming months, you'll be seeing them all over the place. More Than Nothing Nothing At All MTN and NAA will be the "buzz acronyms" for a multitude of fundraising campaigns designed to help the Perham-Dent...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am