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Weekly police report - April 26 edition
Lake ice out expected to break records
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
Phelps Mill fish passage options will be studied
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
LaFond qualifies for Hamline Elite Meet
Perham earns a pair of road wins
Yellowjackets cruise in home opener
Perham Lakeside set for the new season
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Kathryn "Katie" Eickschen
Dalton James McFadzen
Denise Renee McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Make and Take Class set for May 14
Chief Deputy Barry Fitzgibbons to file for Otter Tail County Sheriff
DuBois wins IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award program for excellence in book publishing
Looking Back - April 19 edition
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
September 26, 2008
Perham pulls out Homecoming win
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org The outcome of the Perham High School Homecoming game wasn't decided until the final minutes of the game, but the Yellow Jackets held on for a 14-7 win over Pequot Lakes. Perham scored the go-ahead touchdown on a seven-yard pass from Ben Bucholz...
September 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
School's future on agenda for Dent council
Perham School Board representatives and administrators are planning to meet with the Dent City Council in October. Future uses of the Dent Elementary School will be the focal point of the discussions. The present school year will be the final year for kindergarten to grade 4...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Healthy school, community good for all
Approximately two decades ago, the community faced a huge challenge; voters had rejected a bond referendum, effectively saying "no" to additional school space. Ambitious community leaders pro-acted with fervor to continue to make Perham a prospering district and community by leading...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
Rounding up funds for the schools
Four months of downhome-style fundraising for the hometown schools wound up this month at United Community Bank. Starting in May, the bank launched a "Round-Up for Education," with various fundraising projects that benefitted the Perham-Dent schools and the Frazee school system....
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 11, 2008
Progress continues at Perham Habitat for Humanity home
Progress with the Thrivent Builds with Habitat for Humanity home being built at 809 8th Ave. SW in Perham has been steady throughout the summer. The home is being built in partnership with the Kari Potrament family. Construction began on May 15, 2008 and continues to the dedication...
September 11, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Thanks John Knight for Boy Scout memories
Mr. Knight's column in the August 28 edition made me smile; I was one of the scouts that enjoyed the fruits of his Dutch oven (pardon the pun), particularly his famous peach cobbler. He created a lot of great memories for many of us who spent time camping at Boy Scout Park. I also...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Dreams for Kids prizes boost student's college fund
For a petite 19-year-old, the big, beautiful Harley Davidson she had just won was a daunting piece of machinery. "I'm too young to have a motorcycle...I have the whole rest of my life to buy a motorcycle," said Tiffany Van Watermulen, who was thrilled that the Dreams for Kids/Make-A-Wish...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
EOT cancer walk raises $91,000
Despite a stormy start to the 2008 American Cancer Society's "Relay for Life," hundreds of walkers rallied for a record-setting event. Threatening skies, including unconfirmed reports of what appeared to be a funnel cloud taking shape over Perham, sent the volunteers and walkers...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 1, 2008
Relay for Life Silent Auction is July 11
The 6th annual Relay for Life Silent Auction will take place on July 11 at the Perham High School track. It is one of many activities going on during the EOT Relay for Life. This year's Silent Auction is coming along well.
July 1, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
July 7 Survivor's Banquet begins Relay for Life week
The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life event begins with its annual Survivor's Banquet on Monday, July 7. All cancer survivors - anyone having had cancer or now being treated for cancer - are invited to the celebration for a free dinner, awards, entertainment and inspiring...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Lorly Schik, Ken Rimpila chosen as Relay for Life Honorary Co-chairs
Ken Rimpila of New York Mills and Delores (Lorly) Schik have consented to be the 2008 Honorary Co-chairpersons for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Although Lorly and Ken represent different communities, pastimes, and cancer stories, they are in many important ways...
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Together for Kids
This will be a year of big decisions at the ballot box for East Otter Tail voters: ---A heated presidential race on the national level ---State House Rep.
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Relay for Life: Celebrate, remember, fight back
It's March, a time for those tired of winter to hope for warmer weather, melting snow and disappearing ice - a prelude to another beautiful Minnesota summer. For the Relay for Life organizers, it's a time of hope too. It's a time to plan for the July event, hoping that we can...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am
March 11, 2008
Huebsh seeks outgoing Syd Nelson's
Turkey grower and businessman Doug Huebsch has announced his candidacy for the Otter Tail County Board District 1 seat. "I know it is early to be talking about the County Commissioner election, but I've had a number of people ask me if I was going to run for the District 1 seat,"...
March 11, 2008 - 12:00am
February 28, 2008
'Dreams for Kids' kick-off party set March 8
With spring just around the corner, Dreams for Kids board and committee members are planning for their third annual bike run. This year's run is scheduled for July 19, with the ride held at PlayTime Sports Bar in Perham. A kick-off party for the event has been set for March 8 at...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am