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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
Search for Miss Teen Otter Tail County announced
Three injured in Bluffton area accident
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
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
How to make left turn on bike
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?
August 20, 2017
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue to dramatically...
August 20, 2017 - 11:49am
June 5, 2017
UND professor under fire after social media comments
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A distinguished professor is under fire after racist remarks about a sixth grader on social media. The comments were about...
June 5, 2017 - 8:25am
May 11, 2017
Parents ask Minn. school district to remove Sherman Alexie book from curriculum
NEW LONDON — Objections from several parents about the content of a book assigned to eighth-grade English students in the New London-Spicer...
May 11, 2017 - 8:20am
May 9, 2017
Boys & Girls Clubs celebrate growth, success
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites attests. Last...
May 9, 2017 - 10:26am
May 8, 2017
Minnesota on the verge of teacher licensing overhaul
ST. PAUL — The years-long task of overhauling Minnesota's way of licensing teachers has entered the home stretch. If lawmakers can resolve the differences in bills that have already cleared the House and Senate in a way that wins the approval of Gov. Mark Dayton, they can accomplish...
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
April 11, 2017
Amid school funding debate, Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year loses job
CRYSTAL, Minn. — Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year is losing his job amid a legislative debate over school funding and job protections...
April 11, 2017 - 8:44am
April 6, 2017
Perham High School teacher plans book about notable grads
Over the course of Perham High School's 100-year history, scores of graduates have gone on to achieve great things. Now, in an effort to preserve...
April 6, 2017 - 12:37pm
March 24, 2017
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal posed as a 13-year-old on social media in order to contact juveniles, according...
March 24, 2017 - 8:24pm
March 15, 2017
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House will debate legislation Thursday that could give local school leaders more control over which teachers get...
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
February 20, 2017
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
OSAKIS, Minn.—A Minnesota school district is requiring girls who plan to attend its April prom to submit a photo of themselves wearing...
February 20, 2017 - 3:45pm
December 2, 2016
Everybody 'love, love, loves' Perham's Grandma Odie
It's a good thing Odelia Wegscheid likes hugs. Now that she's a Foster Grandparent to young students in Perham, she gets an awful lot of them....
December 2, 2016 - 4:35pm
November 17, 2016
Authorities identify boy as suspect in vague Minnesota school threat
ST. PAUL—State officials say they know who made a vague threat to northern Minnesota schools, causing dozens to be locked down on Wednesday,...
November 17, 2016 - 11:37am
November 16, 2016
Perham-Dent schools taking precautions after lockdown
After Perham-Dent Schools went into a "code yellow" lockdown, where exterior doors were locked and monitored - but the school day continued as normal inside on Nov. 16, added security will be in place when students return on Nov. 17, according to a post on the Perham School’s Facebook...
November 16, 2016 - 11:46pm
September 19, 2016
Man shooting at squirrels puts Minnesota schools on lockdown
FARMINGTON, Minn. -- A man shooting at squirrels with a pellet gun on his property caused confusion Monday morning in Farmington as authorities...
September 19, 2016 - 12:52pm