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PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
JV speech takes first; Yellowjacket team takes second in Osakis
2017 Chamber Choice award recipients announced
Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
HOL all-star game returns Sunday
Comeback bid falls short as Columbia Heights finishes off Fergus Falls
Breckenridge boys fall in state tournament opener
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
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
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
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
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
March 30, 2009
New crop of Master Gardeners earns diplomas
Gardening may be our salvation during these times of grave economic distress... Gardening: To put food on the family's table. Gardening:...
March 30, 2009 - 7:00am
March 25, 2009
Flood-fighting is on from East Otter Tail to Red River Valley
It's wet outside in East Otter Tail, but an hour west of here--it's flooding. That's why there are several groups, most notably students, that...
March 25, 2009 - 10:00am
March 12, 2009
Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 girls basketball tournament: East Grand Forks rolls past Perham
By Kerry Collins East Grand Forks is in the Class 2A, Section 8 title game, and it got there from the inside out. Post Kate Warmack set things up and the 3-point shooters finished things off as the Green Wave downed Perham 70-47 on Friday at Memorial Auditorium. "It's pick your...
March 12, 2009 - 10:15pm
February 23, 2009
New York Mills newspapers now microfilmed at history museum
The History Museum of East Otter Tail County recently added microfilm copies of the newspapers of New York Mills to their genealogy lab. The purchase of 135 reels of microfilm was made possible with a grant from the Minnesota Historical Society. The newspapers include the New...
February 23, 2009 - 3:49pm
February 18, 2009
'Horticulture Day' exhibit cancelled for '09
Due to the Master Gardener Core Course being held in Perham, the East Otter Tail County Master Gardeners will not be having a Horticulture Day in March this year. Oraganizers hope to continue the program in 2010, according to Vicki Schwanke, University of Minnesota Extension, East...
February 18, 2009 - 3:42pm
January 10, 2009
Tree order days set in Perham
East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District's annual tree order days and open house will run January 16 - 17. The event will go from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16; and from 8:00 a.m. - noon on Saturday, Jan. 17. Free coffee, cookies and donuts will be available...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 1, 2009
East Otter Tail assault on hunger
Perham, with its many food-related industries, appreciates the importance of providing basic nutritional needs to our world. Unfortunately,...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Foot of snow falls, blows
Just about everybody in the entire region took a day-and-a-half or so off--but that didn't mean life was easy. Shoveling, snowblowing, pushing...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Habitat construction complete--time to celebrate
Leaf River Area Habitat for Humanity and the East Otter Tail Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans have accomplished what they set out...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
20-year fair lease approved
Another two decades of East Otter Tail County fairs were, in effect, approved by the Perham City Council Nov. 10. Approved by the council was a lease with the Perham Agricultural Society (fair board) that will continue to the year 2028. The 32-acre parcel has been owned by the city...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Fair's lease with city of Perham expires this year
It's time for the East Otter Tail Fair Board to renew its lease with the city. The current five-year lease was intended to be short-term, while the fair task force implemented long range land acquisition, expansion and maintenance plans. The lease expires Dec. 31, 2008. But five...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
EOT Fair: To be or not to be
The future of the East Otter Tail County Fair is once again on the line--just as it has been every August, when the fair board sorts through its expenses and revenues. Once again the fair experienced a loss, reported Dr. Bill Rose, fair board member, at the August 12 Chamber of...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
Butler exhibit opens at museum
A new exhibit about the township of Butler, which was created especially for their recent 125th anniversary celebration, is now on display at the History Museum of East Otter Tail County. Butler Township, which was organized in 1883, lies on the northern border of Otter Tail County....
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
A photograph for the ages
Wanted: Your smiling face... for a photo that will be on the East Otter Tail historic record for decades to come. A "community photo" will be taken August 17 at the Pioneer Grounds, as part of the August 16-17 "Heritage Festival: A celebration of our pioneer spirit." The photo...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
East Otter Tail Soil-Water District celebrates 50th anniversary
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (EOT SWCD) celebrated 50 years of assisting East Otter Tail County land owners and producers last Wednesday with a Conservation Tour and Picnic. About 35 participants viewed practices, including tree planting practices, with...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am