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Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
'This all started in my she-shed': Sisters Grain Bin in Ottertail grows into new location
BCA says prosecutor, lawyer wife die in apparent murder-suicide in Fergus Falls
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
Yellowjackets get key road win over Breckenridge
Melgard's overtime winner gives DL conference victory
Perham cruises to a pair of wins in Bemidji
Perham hits from deep in home win
HOCKEY: Laker boys pick up first win on the road
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Carol I. Bade
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights tonight
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
July 30, 2015
Fire at Tuffy’s caused by truck mishap
Through a chain of unfortunate circumstances, what might have been a minor accident turned into an event that required a multi-agency response...
July 30, 2015 - 12:02pm
May 14, 2015
Fire destroys Ottertail, Minn., apartment building
OTTERTAIL, Minn.—Several fire departments were unable to stop a blaze from destroying an apartment building here Wednesday night. The...
May 14, 2015 - 10:35am
April 28, 2015
Lake Park, Minn., elevator catches fire
LAKE PARK, Minn. – Crews extinguished a large fire at an elevator here Monday night. At times, the flames shot up an estimated 30 feet. The...
April 28, 2015 - 10:13am
March 13, 2015
Name released of man killed in last week's downtown Brainerd fire
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Officials have released the name of the man killed in a fire in downtown Brainerd last week. Dwain Moore, 65, was found dead after a fire destroyed his apartment, a neighboring apartment and business space. A cause of death is expected by the end of this...
March 13, 2015 - 10:57am
March 10, 2015
Dilworth apartment fire leaves two with no home
DILWORTH – Two people are without a home after a fire started in an apartment building here Tuesday morning. Dilworth fire Capt. Marty Grimley said both occupants of the first-floor apartment unit were home at about 7 a.m. when what appears to be an electrical fire...
March 10, 2015 - 1:15pm
Body found after mobile home fire
PINE COUNTY, Minn. -- County officials on Monday said they found a body inside the remains of a mobile home destroyed by fire over the weekend in Finlayson Township. The Pine County Sheriff’s Office said the fire was reported Saturday night, just before midnight, and that the...
March 10, 2015 - 10:40am
March 4, 2015
Fire kills Brainerd man; downtown building a complete loss
BRAINERD, Minn. - A man was killed Tuesday when the apartment he rented in downtown Brainerd was destroyed by fire.
March 4, 2015 - 11:12am
March 3, 2015
Firefighters battle downtown Brainerd fire
Fire broke out in early Tuesday morning in a downtown Brainerd building and Brainerd Fire Chief Kevin Stunek said he could not confirm if...
March 3, 2015 - 11:52am
January 6, 2015
Crews respond to trailer home fire in rural Glyndon
GLYNDON, Minn. – A rural trailer home sustained heavy damage after a fire broke out shortly after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Both Glyndon...
January 6, 2015 - 5:01pm
December 30, 2014
Bemidji house fire closes road near high school
BEMIDJI - A residential fire has closed a road by Bemidji High School, officials said Tuesday. Because of smoke in the area, Division...
December 30, 2014 - 1:59pm
December 29, 2014
Nine horses killed, others saved in barn fire
BUFFALO, Minn. -- Nine horses were killed in a barn fire early Sunday in Wright County, northwest of Minneapolis, while a passing teenager and another man rescued some horses. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office said some horses were saved after Wyatt Stueven, 17, of Howard Lake,...
December 29, 2014 - 2:40pm
February 28, 2014
Fire destroys rural NYM shed
Fire destroyed a shed in rural New York Mills the afternoon of Feb. 27. No one was injured in the fire, but the shed was destroyed, along...
February 28, 2014 - 12:12pm
February 27, 2014
Cold weather leads to power line equipment failure
Equipment on an Otter Tail Power Company transmission line failed around 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. The failure led to electrical arcing and sparking from the pole at the intersection of Third Street NW and First Avenue N. Members of the Perham Fire Department responded and provided...
February 27, 2014 - 12:36pm
June 21, 2013
New York Mills FD to charge for fire calls
At its most recent meeting on June 11, the New York Mills City Council voted unanimously to charge in-town residents for fire service. “Fire service” refers to any deployment of firefighting personnel and/or equipment to extinguish a fire, and thus does not extend to medical...
June 21, 2013 - 9:19am