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'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Taxes going down? Otter Tail County board likely to reduce 2018 tax levy
Perham takes step towards local option sales tax
Perham's Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Lakers grab first place in the Mid-State
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Carol I. Bade
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
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
August 3, 2011
Otter Tail County sees increase in abortions
While the state saw a 7 percent drop in abortions from 2009 to 2010, Otter Tail County saw an increase, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. Otter Tail County residents contriubted to 10 of the state's 11,505 abortions in 2010. In 2009, the number was between zero and...
August 3, 2011 - 3:00pm
February 16, 2011
March could see peak in flu season
The worst part of flu season could be right around the corner. Mary Mayer, infection control director at the Perham Memorial Hospital and Home, said that now until the end of March is when the PMHH typically sees the most flu cases. "It hasn't been a terribly bad flu season yet,"...
February 16, 2011 - 3:00pm
January 12, 2011
Hamann Family Dentistry to help give smiles to kids
Hamann Family Dentistry of Perham is teaming up with dental professionals across the state to once again provide free care to children whose families cannot afford to pay for the care. Free care will be offered on Friday, Feb. 4 to children whose families cannot afford to pay for...
January 12, 2011 - 3:00pm
December 22, 2010
Perham Active Learning Survey results unveiled
Being healthy and staying active is important to those in Perham, according to results of an Active Living Survey, released for the first time on Dec. 16. The survey, conducted by the North Dakota State Data Center in September 2010, asked 670 randomly selected utility holders that...
December 22, 2010 - 3:00pm
November 24, 2010
New hospital construction on schedule
A year since groundbreaking, and construction of the new $35 million Perham Memorial Hospital is right on schedule. Scheduled to open in January...
November 24, 2010 - 2:00pm
November 3, 2010
Dean's sponsors Day of Wellness
Free food, door prizes, diabetic screening, a glucose meter and much more were on hand at Dean's Country Market in Perham last Thursday. Dean's customers lined up for a variety of services including diabetic screening offered by the District 5M-9 Lakes Lions. Lion Marge Johnson said...
November 3, 2010 - 3:00pm
September 24, 2010
DL teacher injured: Close call with carbon monoxide
A rural Detroit Lakes resident was taken to the hospital suffering from carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday morning. According to Detroit Lakes Assistant Fire Chief Dave Baer, a woman later identified as Detroit Lakes High School vocal music teacher Kathy Larson was taken to the hospital...
September 24, 2010 - 1:11pm
September 22, 2010
Think Pink! Paint for a cause
Becky Sletto, owner of The Clayground in Detroit Lakes and cancer survivor of 10 years, announces "Think Pink! Paint For A Cause," October 14 to 16. Join us on Thursday, October 14 and Friday, October 15, from noon to 9 p.m. Gather a group of people together and call to reserve a...
September 22, 2010 - 1:46pm
PACC celebrates Women's Health and Fitness Day September 29
The Perham Area Community Center is celebrating Women's Health and Fitness Day on September 29. Featured speaker is Judy Bellanger Dahl, Physicians Assistant, who will be speaking at 10 a.m. on keeping your skin looking healthy. Free fitness classes will be offered starting at...
September 22, 2010 - 1:43pm
Rebecca Kolls to speak at 'Women's Night Out' Oct. 11
Tri-County Health Care's annual "Women's Night Out" program will be held on Monday, October 11, at the Wadena Memorial Auditorium. Parking and...
September 22, 2010 - 1:40pm
Free weight-loss information session
If you're serious about weight loss and would like to learn more about surgical and non-surgical solutions, there will be a free, weight-loss surgery informational session from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, September 28 in Detroit Lakes. Bariatric surgeons along with the Innovis Health Park...
September 22, 2010 - 1:31pm
September 9, 2010
Pinning ceremony honors M State nursing students
Fourteen practical nursing students at Minnesota State Community and Technical College - Detroit Lakes were honored July 29 in the traditional pinning ceremony that marks the completion of their nursing program. During the ceremony, a pin - which is unique to each college's nursing...
September 9, 2010 - 10:33am
Feeding hungry children goal of Otter Tail County effort
According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 13.9 million children in the United States live in households that suffer from hunger or live on the edge of hunger. Sadly, right here at home in Otter Tail County, an average of 1,798 children live in poverty stricken households...
September 9, 2010 - 10:31am
NDSU Data Center to launch active living survey
The City of Perham and the Perham Park Board are collaborating with the Becker, Clay, Otter Tail and Wilkin County's Statewide Health Improvement Program (SHIP) to seek resident's input on Active Living through a written survey conducted by the North Dakota State Data Center. The...
September 9, 2010 - 10:30am
Tri-County Hospital earns patient safety excellence award
Tri-County Hospital (TCH) has earned a Minnesota Hospital Association (MHA) Patient Safety Excellence Award for its work in preventing foreign objects from being left within a patient unintentionally. These awards honor high-performing hospitals in one of MHA's patient safety campaigns...
September 9, 2010 - 10:24am