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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Board hears budget and enrollment projections
Fire kills Brainerd man; downtown building a complete loss
Divers pull man, grandson from Douglas County lake
Willmar man admits stabbing stepgrandmother
Yellowjackets take fifth at state
Nelson, Bucholz continue in wrestle backs
'Jacket swimmers advance in four events
GBB: Yellowjackets downed by HOL Champions
BBB: Yellowjackets advance with victory over Hornets
VERA BERNHARDINE EID
CHRISTOPHER H. LIMMER
Birth: Hailey Marie Dahms
Birth: Alyssa Nicole Mursu
Orion Mitchell Guck
Derek Clyde Omvig
Zion Mary Aho
Picturing herself holding the reins
Personal trainer puts ‘Fitness First’
‘No regrets’ for Arvig’s Pratt
New owner at Perham Physical Therapy
Cheers to Landmark Liquors: Perham store has record year; revenues save taxpayers money
Time to take a stand against distracted driving
Sewing the seeds of spring
Halting pine-to-farmland conversion was the right thing to do
Energy tips from an ol’ HVAC pro
Caffeinated high: Triple Espresso to perform at club fundraiser
VIDEO: Brrr-inging in $16K for kinship
Good reason for freezin’: Kinship fundraiser to be held Saturday
Table setting fair raises $12K for library
April 9, 2010
Scootin' to next level: Perham man has scooter tuned up for marathon
A Perham man's trek from Moorhead to the new Target Field-on an old fashion, foot-powered scooter-is gaining support from throughout the state. Individuals, families, Lions Clubs and other organizations are expected to cheer-and pledge-to Perham's Mark Schmidt, as he pushes a scooter...
April 9, 2010 - 7:00am
April 8, 2010
Dolan benefit set for April 16
There will be a spaghetti feed benefit in honor of Tristen Lee Dolan Friday, April 16, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School in Perham. Dolan died as a result of an automobile accident Nov. 9, 2009. Her co-workers at Perham Memorial Home Care, along with...
April 8, 2010 - 10:22am
Rotary 'Fling' a spring highlight; raises funds for community
The Perham Rotary Club will be holding the annual Spring Fling on Saturday, April 17 at Perham Lakeside Golf Club. This is the main fundraiser for the Rotary Club and offers an invitation to people from throughout the area to contribute while enjoying a night out. Cost for the...
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April 8, 2010 - 9:56am
'Miss Tootsie' pageant styles area men as formal dress wearing women
Come see a local pastor, auctioneer, police chief, firemen, students, and businessmen dressed up in women's formal wear for an evening of fun. A Miss Tootsie Contest will be held this Friday, April 9, at 7 p.m. in the James Mann Auditorium at the New York Mills School.
April 8, 2010 - 9:04am
April 1, 2010
Creative fundraising for tough economic times
A stifling economy hasn't stifled the creativity of the Post Prom Committee and the Perham High School Student Council. Clever new fundraising...
news / education
April 1, 2010 - 11:34am
Investment in school celebrated at gala
It takes a village to support a school, and it takes a school to unite the village. The synergistic relationship between the Perham school district and the community is never more evident than in the springtime-when the "Honey Bee Gala" banquet celebrates the many investments in...
news / education
April 1, 2010 - 10:49am
March 18, 2010
Perham Gala a showcase of local talent
A showcase of Perham High School talent will be a highlight of the annual 549 Family banquet, March 27. Billed every year as the "Honey Bee Gala: An Investment in Youth," the banquet is an annual celebration of Perham School District 549, along with the faculty, staff, students and...
news / education
March 18, 2010 - 9:23am
March 11, 2010
Richville feed to raise funds for New Orleans relief trip
A spaghetti feed fundraiser for the youth group of Richville United Methodist Church is set for Thursday, March 11, from 5 to 7:30 p.m. A group of 14, including teens and chaperones will be driving to New Orleans the end of March, with a mission of rebuilding, planting, community...
March 11, 2010 - 9:44am
January 18, 2010
'Freezin' for a Reason' plunge is Feb. 6
A "Freezin' for a Reason" plunge is planned for February 6 at Zorbaz in Perham. As several brave souls jump into the frigid waters, spectators will be given the chance to watch the live plunge from the warmth and comfort of their favorite barstool. Pre-party specials begin at 11...
January 18, 2010 - 7:00am
January 15, 2010
Ronald McDonald House Ride kicks off Jan. 16
The Ronald McDonald House Ride committee invites the public to join them at the official RMH Ride Kick-Off Party on Jan. 16 at the New York Mills...
January 15, 2010 - 10:35am
January 6, 2010
Benefit planned for Ottertail's Tim Barry
A silent auction, chili feed, hotdogs, and music, will all take place January 9, from 6 to 10 p.m., at a benefit for Tim Barry. Free will donations will be accepted at the benefit, held at Hoot and Hollers. Barry was diagnosed with prostate cancer in September. He is scheduled for...
January 6, 2010 - 4:00pm
November 27, 2009
Cross-state, scooter run helps dreams come true
Louis Hoglund email@example.com For the past four years Mark Schmidt made wishes come true for others; but next spring he'll be the one doing the wishing-wishing for perseverance, a strong pair of legs and the wind to his back. As founder of the Perham-based "Dreams for Kids-Make-A-Wish-Foundation,"...
November 27, 2009 - 7:00am
November 11, 2009
New Horizons hosts auction
The GFWC New Horizons raised over $1,500 at the organization's annual fall fundraiser held Nov. 5 in New York Mills. With 91 items donated to the auction and 53 bidders attending the event, held at the NY Mills Regional Cultural Center, money raised will help support various community...
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November 11, 2009 - 4:09pm
May 18, 2009
St. Paul's Lutheran School and St. Henry's Catholic School will be joining forces--on the golf course. "Heavenly Hackers" is the area's newest golf tournament, and it takes place on Father's Day. The June 21 event is a fundraiser for the St. Henry's and St. Paul's parochial schools....
May 18, 2009 - 7:00am