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KLN preps for next wave of workers
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Jaycees donate to library, childcare Association
Referendum talks continue, repairs approved at PHS
Slow starting Jackets fall to Trojans
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
DAVID ALEXANDER NELSON
JOHN A. MERKINS
MELVINA "MEL" ALMIDIA TRIEGLAFF
GORDON "GORDY" ALLEN JOHNSON
Cheese louise! Bongards’ churns out the cheddar, 24/7
Grandma G’s snacks are a family affair
Family Dollar celebrates grand opening in Ottertail
Papacito’s gets a new owner
Turning phone books into a booming business: Ralph Logan retires from Arvig after 36-year career
Getting out a message across crossed wires
Minnesota must heed call of oil-safety report
Optimism is a useful quality
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
The Prairie Spy: When the remedies are worse than the ailments
New York Mills is set for the second annual Winter Light Festival on Feb. 2
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
December 24, 2014
GALLERY: The ways we celebrate Christmas
It's Christmas in Perham, and people of all ages are celebrating in a variety of ways. From church and school plays to putting up Christmas lights and making gingerbread houses, people have been busy for the past couple of weeks, preparing for their family, community and individual...
news / local
December 24, 2014 - 1:28pm
December 22, 2014
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
DULUTH, Minn. -- For more than 80 days, motorists have enjoyed plummeting gas prices to levels not seen since 2009. Since Thanksgiving alone, the price of a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline in Duluth has dropped from $2.49 a gallon to the $2.19 mark seen in recent...
news / state
December 22, 2014 - 9:39am
December 3, 2014
Minnesota tree lit as official U.S. Christmas tree
WASHINGTON -- A tree felled from northern Minnesota’s Chippewa National Forest was lit Tuesday as the official 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas...
news / state
December 3, 2014 - 11:25am
November 19, 2014
Sign up this week for the Perham Parade of Lights
Perham area businesses and civic organizations are reminded to sign up for the Perham Lions Holiday Parade of Lights by the end of this week. After low initial response threatened the parade’s cancellation, organizer Tyler Krumwiede said that, as of Wednesday, 11 floats were...
news / local
November 19, 2014 - 10:27am
June 15, 2014
Father's Day: Area athletic figures discuss the impact their fathers made on their lives
Keeghan Hurley and his father, Don Perham, Minn. The final run Perham senior Keeghan Hurley and his dad, Don, had together was when Keeghan was in eighth grade. Some torn cartilage in his knee hasn’t stopped Don from being with Keeghan for every run after. At every mile...
sports / features
June 15, 2014 - 5:38am
December 23, 2013
Indoor trimmings reflect family traditions, personalities
Icicle lights dangling down from roofs, red and green spotlights shining on outdoor wreaths and nativity scenes, giant blow-up snowmen and smiling Santa Clauses perched in front yards... driving around Perham lately, it’s easy to see how many people are getting into the holiday...
community / people
December 23, 2013 - 1:56pm
December 13, 2013
Beautification committee spreads holiday cheer with lights, banners and other festive décor
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Perham. Snow is on the ground, ice has covered the lakes and the decorations are up along the city’s streets. While they can’t take the credit for snow and ice, the Perham Beautification Committee is behind the holiday lights,...
community / people
December 13, 2013 - 12:59pm
December 5, 2013
Otterdazzle parade cancelled due to cold; fireworks, other events still a go
Ottertail’s always-anticipated annual winter festival, Otterdazzle, is coming up this Saturday. With subzero temperatures expected, organizers decided on Tuesday to call off the previously scheduled parade of lights. Other outdoor activities, however, including a fireworks show...
entertainment / events
December 5, 2013 - 11:14am
December 22, 2009
Home for the Holidays
This holiday season, 15-year-old Jacob Perala received the best gift he could ask for: a kidney. Just a year ago, if you would have asked him,...
December 22, 2009 - 7:00am
December 3, 2008
Salvation Army to "ring the bell" in Perham for holidays
The Perham Events Committee, a group of businesses which sponsor several yearly events in Perham, is bringing the Salvation Army to Perham. Terrie Anderson, chairperson of the Christmas in Candyland event, and Dale Wright, retired jeweler, announced that one red Salvation Army kettle...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am