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Icy roads lead to accidents around Otter Tail County Saturday
Sunday liquor sales approved by Minn. Senate, but issue not settled
Vergas woman delivers baby that wasn't expected to live
Baby found safe in Willmar after possible abduction
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Perham crowns four wrestling champions, send eight to state
Jada Olsen takes all-around bronze
Yellowjacket swimmers kick off the Section 5A Championships
Yellowjacket wrestlers send eight to the 8AA Individual Finals
Yellowjacket girls fall in quadruple overtime thriller
Herbert R. Woods
Noreen M. Huwe
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
August 21, 2015
Wishes get granted by Dreams for Kids
The Dreams for Kids Bike Run will once again be benefitting local children. This year, the 10th year of the Dreams for Kids fundraiser, enough money was generated to grant the wishes of at least two kids. Depending on the final fund count, a third could also be granted. Dreams...
August 21, 2015 - 10:16am
July 10, 2015
Calling all ‘Heroes of Hope’: EOT Relay for Life celebrates 20 years
Elizabeth Huwe firstname.lastname@example.org It all started in 1994, when then-cross country coaches Ron Anderson and Ruth Wegscheid were on a bus home...
July 10, 2015 - 12:25pm
July 3, 2015
‘He’s done wonderful things’ Jim Braun: A driving force behind the local Relay for Life
Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series of feature stories on local 'Heroes of Hope,' leading up to this year's East Otter Tail...
July 3, 2015 - 10:58am
June 19, 2015
GALLERY: Color Dash participation soars
It started out as a simple fundraiser for St. Paul’s Lutheran School and it grew into one of the state’s largest Color Dashes put on by Colordash....
June 19, 2015 - 10:29am
June 4, 2015
Cyclists with a cause to pass through Perham
Two cyclists on a 2,425 mile mission will pass through Perham this week. Their cause: raise enough money to build new facilities for youth camps...
June 4, 2015 - 8:56am
April 23, 2015
Flock! You’re it. Perham businesses seeing pink
Of the many shorebirds seen in Minnesota, flocks of flamingos have not been a normal sight in Perham, that is, until recently. These pink birds...
April 23, 2015 - 10:39am
Putting the fun in fundraising
Before Bingo Night, Heart of the Lakes Elementary held its assembly to celebrate the top raffle ticket selling students. Faculty members took...
March 23, 2015 - 11:12am
March 20, 2015
St. Henry’s School Fun Fair set for Sunday
St. Hendry’s Area School will host its annual spring fundraiser, the Fun Fair, on Sunday, March 22, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. “We used to host the Fun Fair at the old 4-H building, but the event grew so big and the city needed the space,...
March 20, 2015 - 9:44am
February 5, 2015
Table setting fair raises $12K for library
The Perham Area Public Library’s 12th annual Table Setting Fair, held Saturday, raised about $12,000, which will support the library and its...
February 5, 2015 - 11:29am
July 7, 2014
‘Armed with hope, to finish the fight’: Relay for Life is July 11
For the 19th year, teams will don purple, walk all night and make their mark on the fight against cancer. The East Otter Tail County Relay...
July 7, 2014 - 8:00am
July 5, 2014
Boys and Girls Clubs to host 3rd annual motorcycle ride
On Saturday, July 12, the Boys and Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham will host their Third Annual Ride for the Future motorcycle ride. The ride is held to raise awareness for after school and summer programming provided to Becker and Otter Tail County youth. “Last year...
July 5, 2014 - 10:35am
April 4, 2014
Parents create fundraiser in daughters’ names
After receiving major outpourings of support while their children were seriously ill, the families of Krista Martin and Eva Hoaby have come together to unite the Perham community in what is being called a “pay-it-forward effort.” A fundraiser in the girls’ names – the Krista...
April 4, 2014 - 1:51pm