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Otter Tail County evolves with emergency management plan
Study names MN as second best run state in nation
Stacked storm packed a windy punch, but not much snow
Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Additional street improvements considered for city of Ottertail
Perham grapplers storm through triangular
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls in loss to Prairie Centre
Perham girls stifle Breckenridge in first HOL win
Yellowjacket grapplers run away with Kaatz Memorial
Detroit Lakes wins the Jackie Mann Invitational
William J. Cole
Diana Lynn Aker
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Arvig to hire 200 workers
Ottertail's Hilltop Lumber breaks ground on new showroom
Perham's Second Hand Rose blossoms in new, bigger space
Bongards buys Main Street building in Perham for new cheese store
Nest takes flight: New coffee shop, kitchen retailer opens in Perham
Angel of Hope vigil canceled
Ottertail's Otterdazzle is Saturday at community center
Gobble Wobble 5K in Perham onThanksgiving Day
Holiday Tour of Homes benefits school foundation
2016 East Otter Tail County 4-H honors members during annual meeting and awards program
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
April 25, 2014
Forgiving the unforgivable: One survivor’s incredible story
“I heard the killers call my name. They were on the other side of the wall, and less than an inch of plaster and wood separated us. Their...
April 25, 2014 - 9:28am
April 23, 2014
Perham FFA students meet with legislators
As the 2013-14 school year comes to a close, the Perham FFA chapter is working hard to leave its mark in the community. Recently, students...
April 23, 2014 - 2:57pm
April 4, 2014
Pioneer Grounds officially under new ownership
Twenty-five rustic park-like acres on the edge of Perham, including historic buildings and artifacts, has come under new leadership. The nonprofit History and Cultural Association of East Otter Tail County officially took over management of the Pioneer Grounds this week in hopes...
April 4, 2014 - 2:33pm
April 3, 2014
Veterans honored at Eagle pride day
Area veterans were honored at Eagle Pride Day at New York Mills Elementary School recently. The veterans answered student questions about...
April 3, 2014 - 3:10pm
March 28, 2014
Practical parenting presentation at HOTL
Heart of the Lakes Elementary School will host a special event about practical parenting techniques on Tuesday, April 1. A presentation by guest speaker Corwin Kronenberg, “Parenting with Love and Limits,” will begin at 5:30 p.m. There is no charge for admission. Kronenberg...
March 28, 2014 - 10:13am
February 20, 2014
Sign up for Home and Cabin Show
Vendor spots are filling up fast for the 2014 Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show in Perham, and those interested in participating are encouraged to reserve their space soon. Featuring free admission again this year, the show is expected to draw a large crowd of people from all over...
February 20, 2014 - 4:18pm
Sheriff’s office offering Citizens Academy
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office will be hosting its annual Citizens Academy again this year. Sessions will be held on Wednesday evenings from 7 to 10 p.m., April 2 through May 21. The locations of the sessions will be announced at a later date. All sessions are free...
February 20, 2014 - 12:27pm
February 10, 2014
Tickled pink: Freezin' For a Reason raises $15K for Kinship
It was literally a screaming-good Saturday for Perham’s Kinship program as more than 75 community members took a mid-winter dip in Little Pine...
February 10, 2014 - 2:37pm
February 6, 2014
Hamann to provide free dental care to kids in need
Hamann Family Dentistry of Perham will join with dental professionals across the state this Friday to provide free dental care to children from low-income families. The dental clinic is located at 200 First Avenue South in Perham. People interested in scheduling an appointment...
February 6, 2014 - 11:41am
January 31, 2014
Free movie, ‘Not Today,’ tackles human trafficking
Northwoods Assembly and Comet Theatre are teaming up to bring the movie “Not Today” to Perham on Wednesday, Feb. 5 and Thursday Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. The film tells the story of 20-year-old Caden Welles, whose conscience catches up with him after he refuses to help a starving man...
January 31, 2014 - 12:25pm
January 10, 2014
Vendors: Sign up now for Home and Cabin Show
Spots are still available for vendors at the 2014 Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show in Perham, and those interested in participating are encouraged to reserve a space soon. Featuring free admission again this year, the show is expected to draw in a large crowd of people from all over...
January 10, 2014 - 12:49pm
PHS World Cultures Day coming up; public invited
Teaching Perham High School students about cultural diversity and tolerance is what World Cultures Day is all about. All day next Wednesday, Jan. 15, the school’s halls will be filled with learning opportunities behind every door. Scheduled events this year will include a...
January 10, 2014 - 12:47pm
January 8, 2014
United Way’s top supporters honored; many from Perham
United Way has recognizes its top donors of 2013 in Otter Tail County. Raising funds for more than 30 programs to improve lives in the county is United Way’s goal. The annual campaign invites people and businesses from the area to donate to United Way. United Way then funds programs...
January 8, 2014 - 1:39pm
December 18, 2013
School choir concerts draw crowds of 1,000
Choir students from Heart of the Lakes Elementary School, Prairie Wind Middle School and Perham High School came together in song this past Sunday...
December 18, 2013 - 4:29pm
December 13, 2013
‘Sparklejollytwinklejingley!’: ...and other Christmas songs being featured at school concerts
Christmas is coming early to the Perham Center for the Arts, with Perham schools presenting their choir concerts next week. Students in grades kindergarten through 12 will perform in two separate concerts on Dec. 15 and 16, both starting at 7 p.m. These concerts will be the...
December 13, 2013 - 12:35pm