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Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Two injured, one critically, in three-car crash
Perham Focus offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
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
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
New York Mills author releases memoir
A day at the farm
Five sections of kindergarteners from Heart of the Lakes Elementary School visited the Lubitz Family Farm north of Perham last Friday. The...
May 23, 2013 - 1:54pm
March 6, 2013
11 horses, three llamas rescued from Vergas farm
Inhumane conditions resulted in law enforcement seizing 11 horses and three llamas from a farm six miles southeast of Vergas last week. An additional...
March 6, 2013 - 1:54pm
April 22, 2010
Dairy, beef folks want you...to eat more
Helping the local economy is as simple, and tasty, as grilling a few more steaks and burgers and eating a little more cheese and ice cream. Two...
April 22, 2010 - 11:27am
March 26, 2010
Thinking spring...and summer...and fall
"Think spring" was almost an understatement March 20 at Perham's Prairie Wind Middle School. With sunshine and mild temperatures overhead, more...
March 26, 2010 - 7:00am
January 6, 2010
Corn drying to the new year
The cold, wet fall pushed this season's corn harvest back well into the winter, and what's still standing in snow-covered fields is likely to...
January 6, 2010 - 3:13pm
December 9, 2009
Fergus Falls ethanol plant files for bankruptcy
CALLAWAY -- Otter Tail Ag Enterprises ethanol plant in Fergus Falls has run into financial difficulties with a recent Chapter 11 bankruptcy...
December 9, 2009 - 11:16am
December 4, 2009
American Crystal sugar beet payments will be down because of bad growing season, low sugar
FARGO -- Thanks to miserable weather, profits from this fall's sugar beet harvest won't be nearly as sweet for American Crystal Sugar growers...
December 4, 2009 - 1:04pm
October 28, 2009
Late harvest resources available from U of M Extension
Soybean moisture levels of 16 to 20 percent or more at harvest have been reported throughout the state as this challenging harvest season continues, according to Lizabeth Stahl, crops educator with University of Minnesota Extension. At these moisture levels, mold becomes a storage...
October 28, 2009 - 10:52am
October 21, 2009
Local foods benefit consumer, grower
Anybody who has eaten corn on the cob cooked up fresh from the field, or a sun-warmed apple off the tree, or a juicy home-grown tomato -- not...
October 21, 2009 - 9:05am
October 19, 2009
Beet harvest resumes after 4-day layoff
GRAND FORKS -- Most of American Crystal Sugar Co.'s receiving stations opened again Sunday to take in sugar beets, which started up the harvest again after a four-day delay because of cold temperatures and rain. About 70 percent or more of the grower-owned cooperative's 442,000 acres...
October 19, 2009 - 9:01am
October 14, 2009
American Crystal halts sugar beet harvest
MOORHEAD - American Crystal Sugar Co. halted its sugar beet harvest Tuesday because temperatures dipped below 20 degrees and the crowns, or tops, of the beets were getting frosted. Company spokesman Jeff Schweitzer said all five factory districts dug no beets Tuesday. "We will take...
October 14, 2009 - 1:56pm
October 10, 2009
Beet farmers trying to beat wet fields, cold conditions
DETROIT LAKES -- Even with the wet weather this past week, one local beet farmer isn't worried about the current harvest. Not just yet, anyway. Eric...
October 10, 2009 - 11:44am
October 7, 2009
Heavy rains hurting sugar beet harvest
October 7, 2009 - 3:04pm
October 2, 2009
Driver's license rules relaxed at beet harvest time
FARGO -- Sugar beet truck crashes in the Red River Valley this week raise questions about the rules pertaining to who can and can't drive the large trucks used in the beet harvest. One thing that may not be well-known: When it comes to harvest time, the normal rules go out the window. Anyone...
October 2, 2009 - 9:29am
North Dakota ethanol plant to reopen
FARGO -- The idled Hankinson, N.D., ethanol plant has been sold, and the new owner plans to reopen it as soon as Saturday. Murphy Oil, based in El Dorado, Ark., said Thursday that it's buying the corn-based plant for $92 million. The company plans to invest an additional $15 million...
October 2, 2009 - 9:28am