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Looking Back - Sept. 14 edition
Local students attend Camp Ryla
They're all a 'buzz'
Funeral gesture appreciated
County farmers have more buffer funding assistance
Perham’s Richter recounts crazy day he committed to the Gophers for football
Perham's depth shines through at Bagley Invitational
Perham/NYM swimmers edged by Thief River Falls
Perham scores 14 points on Monday to put away Pequot Lakes after three-day lightning delay
Perham/NYM swimmers compete at Park Rapids Invitational
Sr. Mary Dulski
Paul P. Ceynowa
Darrell Lee Saewert
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
Volunteering has many benefits
Letter: My experience with an act of kindness
Some things just aren't countable
How to make left turn on bike
Don't buy produce treated with pesticides
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
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
'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?
tags: detroit lakes
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades - sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled with...
September 15, 2017 - 7:31pm
September 7, 2017
Perham football kicks off with Detroit Lakes
The Perham football team finally gets to strap up the pads and play for real when they square off with the Detroit Lakes Lakers on Friday, Sept....
September 7, 2017 - 12:40pm
September 6, 2017
Perham sweeps Laker volleyball
The Perham Yellowjackets swept Detroit Lakes 3-0 in Section 8AA volleyball Tuesday at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium. The Lakers were moved to 8AA...
September 6, 2017 - 11:32am
July 14, 2017
Perham Sting sweeps Detroit Lakes
The Perham Stingers wrapped up the regular season with a pair of much-needed wins when they disposed of Detroit Lakes, 11-1 and 14-4, earning themselves the No. 4 seed when they kicked off the postseason in Moorhead. Noah Rooney earned the win in game one for the Stingers. He went...
July 14, 2017 - 3:37pm
July 10, 2017
Man hospitalized, horses dead after vehicle collision
A 66-year-old man was sent to the Tri-County Medical Center Saturday night after his vehicle hit two horses that were blocking the roadway. Just before 11 p.m., David Lynn Shetnan, of Breckenridge, was westbound on Highway 210, near 121st Avenue, when he came over a hill and struck...
July 10, 2017 - 12:04pm
GoFundMe set up for local four-year-old struck by truck
Emma Larson, the four-year-old daughter of Aaron and Lauren Larson, is focused on something that many children her age love to do: blowing bubbles....
July 10, 2017 - 11:30am
June 25, 2017
DL man charged with marijuana-growing operation
Cody Joe Johnson, 32, of rural Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on May 15, a Becker County deputy learned of a large marijuana-growing operation in Becker County, allegedly...
June 25, 2017 - 10:18am
June 20, 2017
One injured in Highway 59 head-on crash
A woman suffered non-life threatening injuries in a Highway 59 crash just before 9 a.m. today, June 20. A Ford Ranger, driven by Ervin Marvin...
June 20, 2017 - 1:06pm
June 1, 2017
Perham girls golf advances to Section 8AA Championships
It was a tough and windy day at the South Subsection 8AA Championships, but the Perham Yellowjackets were able to grind through and advance to...
June 1, 2017 - 12:11pm
Local dairy farmer's trip to DC was an 'eye-opener'
A local dairy farmer came away with a newfound respect for hardworking Congressional staff after a two-day trip to Washington earlier this month....
June 1, 2017 - 8:41am
May 22, 2017
Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds' exposure to toxic oil
It's hard to imagine that the biological impact of an oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico more than seven years ago could still be...
May 22, 2017 - 8:57am
May 12, 2017
Lakers snap Perham's streak
All good things must come to an end and the Perham boys tennis team had its nine match win streak come to a close at the hands of rival Detroit...
May 12, 2017 - 2:30pm
May 2, 2017
Perham falls to Roseau, responds in rout of Detroit Lakes
The Perham baseball team had little time to think about its most recent loss to Roseau as they had to turn around quickly to face off with local...
May 2, 2017 - 10:42am
Rural Frazee man uses bolt cutters to shoplift from Walmart
Cory Thomas Swift, 40, of rural Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of shoplifting gear and gross misdemeanor theft. According to court records, he was allegedly one of three men that shoplifted from the Detroit Lakes Walmart on Feb. 25,...
May 2, 2017 - 9:39am
May 1, 2017
9-hole golf course in Detroit Lakes closes for good
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Detroit Lakes is losing a golfing fixture of nearly 60 years in the permanent closing of Ironman Golf Course and the...
May 1, 2017 - 8:45am