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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?
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.
December 13, 2013 - 12:35pm
December 6, 2013
Tickets on sale for ‘Friends of Friends’ charity event
Tickets are now on sale for the 6th annual Friends of Friends Fighting Hunger charity event. This annual event will take place at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail on January 25. The evening will include a social and auction beginning at 5:30 p.m., dinner and dancing to the sounds...
December 6, 2013 - 11:34am
Healing for the holidays: Church service to address common Christmas hardships
Struggling to find the joy of Christmas? Hard to think of holiday festivities? The holiday season is a difficult time of year for some people, bringing on feelings of sadness, loneliness, grief and despair. To recognize these relatively common and difficult feelings, Pastor Jerry...
December 6, 2013 - 10:54am
November 8, 2013
Veterans Day Events
Next Monday, Nov. 11 is Veterans’ Day. In honor and in memory of those who have served our country, local groups will be hosting events for veterans, their families and the general public. Following are events being held in Perham and New York Mills this year. All events are...
November 8, 2013 - 11:35am
September 19, 2013
MS program coming up at Calvary
The local Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help/Caregivers group will present speaker Jeff Fisher, programs director of the Upper Midwest Multiple Sclerosis Chapter, on Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 1-2 p.m.
September 19, 2013 - 10:34am
September 11, 2013
Young Fargo couple starting over after life-threatening accident at Lake Lizzie
DENVER – A little over two months ago – the Fourth of July on Lake Lizzie in Minnesota Lakes Country – a dive into 6 feet of water he’d...
September 11, 2013 - 9:26am
July 25, 2013
Public meeting for Hwy 78 improvements set for Tuesday
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to attend a meeting about the Highway 78 improvements between Battle Lake and Perham on Tuesday, July 30. The open house is scheduled for 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Battle Lake City Hall, 108 Main Street East in Battle Lake....
July 25, 2013 - 3:59pm
Ride makes four Dreams for Kids come true
The eighth annual Dreams for Kids Bike Run on Saturday raised more than $25,000 to grant the wishes of four local children. Working with...
July 25, 2013 - 2:41pm
July 24, 2013
Otter Tail group to host State Hospital tour
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The Otter Tail County Historical Society will host “Myths & Legends: Stories from the State Hospital” at 5:30...
July 24, 2013 - 10:25am
July 17, 2013
Free nitrate water testing clinic, Thursday in Ottertail
Homeowners who rely on private wells for their drinking water supply should test for nitrates on a regular basis. Private well owners are encouraged to participate in a free nitrate testing clinic this Thursday, July 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ottertail Community Center. The...
July 17, 2013 - 3:41pm
‘When we walk together, we are bigger than cancer’: Relay For Life raises $70K for the cause
“We have gathered here tonight for various reasons – to support family members, friends, or co-workers who are battling cancer, to remember...
July 17, 2013 - 2:21pm
July 11, 2013
Relay For Life organizers extend open invitation: EOT Relay For Life is this Friday.
After many meetings and countless volunteer hours, the signature event of the American Cancer Society is ready to go. The event will begin at...
July 11, 2013 - 11:51am
Fair board gets grant to update open class area
Fairgoers at the East Otter Tail County Fair will notice new changes in the open class area in the main exhibit building. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture has awarded a grant to update the open class area at the fairgrounds. It is the goal of the East Otter Tail County...
July 11, 2013 - 11:28am