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Fair Play: Snapshots from the 2015 East Otter Tail County Fair
Lake improvement districts hold annual meetings, discuss drainage plan
Prepping portables: Temporary classrooms installed at HOTL
Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
Local area students spend week at RYLA camp
Pelican Rapids shuts down Dent
Blake Anderson wins Harrier Half Marathon
Perham’s Allie Doll representing Team USA in Italy
Oakwood Golf Course hosting Pine to Palm qualifier
Blues eliminate Buzz from post-season
John "Buddy" Orville Gleason Jr.
Schornack ~ Mitchell
Births this week
Engagement this week
Births this week
Births this week
In the Write Zone
Things happen for a reason, not always happy reasons
Survival of the fittest: immigrating to Minnesota
St. Urho Finnish Wife Carrying Contest a head scratcher of a tradition
Cherry picking: A metaphor for life, and more importantly, pie
March 25, 2009
German meal April 3 raises funds for trip
A meal will be hosted by nine Perham High School students fundraising for their June 25-July 4 trip to Germany, Switzerland, and Italy. The dinner is Friday, April 3, prior to the annual Interact community talent show, which is Friday evening. From 5:30-6:30, you can enjoy a bratwurst...
March 25, 2009 - 11:58am
March 20, 2009
Yellowjacket Pontiac on display
Tickets for a chance on this 2008 Pontiac G5 are officially on sale, through Perham's Promise and the 549 Family Foundation. All proceeds will...
March 20, 2009 - 8:00am
February 27, 2009
Planning underway for Perham - Dent elementary school carnival March 27
The annual Heart of the Lakes - Dent Carnival is coming on Friday, March 27, from 4 - 7 p.m. This event is the primary fund raising effort that the elementary schools do each year. Proceeds will benefit all elementary students. Due to the current financial hardships that District...
February 27, 2009 - 2:32pm
February 25, 2009
Skatepark fundraiser at Pizza Ranch March 2
Skateboarders, BMXers, parents, and supporters are rallying again to raise funds for the proposed Perham skatepark. The group has raised $28,000 to date. The goal is $60,000. A Kowabunga Skate & Bike fundraising meeting will be held Monday, March 2 from 6-7 p.m. Location is...
February 25, 2009 - 2:32pm
'Dodgeball' tourney March 15 raises funds for 549 Foundation
The Perham High School Student Council and the National Honor Society are planning a dodgeball tourney as a fundraiser for the 549 Family Foundation. The event is slated for March 15, at Prairie Wind Middle School. The 549 Foundation is serving as the "fiscal agent" for the...
February 25, 2009 - 2:19pm
January 8, 2009
Schools gain as pounds are lost
Want to lose weight and help support local schools at the same time? The answer is a 'Weight Loss Throw Down,' organized to benefit the More Than Nothing campaign through the 549 Family Foundation. This campaign will help create a budget relief fund for Perham schools in 2009-2010,...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
'Kraut served Nov. 22 to raise funds for Germany trip
German language students are ready to serve an all German dinner Nov. 22 at the Perham-Dent school. If you love sauerkraut, don't miss the...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
'Kowabunga' skatepark promoters collect $20,000 in pledges
Kowabunga! Skate & Bike is hosting a fundraiser at the Pizza Ranch on Monday, September 15 from 5-7:30 p.m. Promoters of a skatepark for Perham have gathered $20,000 in pledges to date, toward the estimated $60,000 cost of the park. Plans for the park are not extravagant, said...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Three Ottertail civic organizations have started early on an event to raise funds for community projects and local charitable causes. With almost a year to go, the Ottertail Business Association, the Ottertail Lions and the Ottertail Rod and Gun Club have already set the groundwork...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am