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AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Little Pine lake home windows shot out
Vergas area man falls victim to jail scam pitch
Perham looks back at progress in 2016; EDA annual meeting shares successes, looks at attracting teleworkers
'21 fabulous authors': Perham elementary students pen poetry book
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
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
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Grief must be experienced and processed
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'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
February 25, 2010
Add lacrosse, badminton to New York Mills school sports?
Lacrosse...badminton...as school sports in New York Mills? A student survey conducted earlier in February produced some odd responses. A total of 131 students were interviewed, reported Activities Director Travis Hensch at the New York Mills School Board meeting. Would you like...
February 25, 2010 - 12:27pm
NY Mills logged nearly 50,000 miles for 189 open enrollment students last year
A bus report to the New York Mills School Board shed some interesting light on open enrollment over the past decade. In 2001, there were 46 students open enrolled into NY Mills from neighboring districts. The total bus miles traveled outside of the district to pick up open enrollment...
February 25, 2010 - 12:09pm
'Talking Trash' at Trade Show
Area environmental services officials talked trash and recycling at the Perham Home and Trade Show-and it was filmed for broadcast. Appropriately, Becker County was represented at the program by Sandy Gunderson, of the environmental services department. Becker is a new partner with...
February 25, 2010 - 12:04pm
2010 was 'makeover' year for trade show
It was a "makeover" year for the Perham Area Trade and Home Show-in more ways than one. "The 19th year of the show took on a new, unique look,"...
February 25, 2010 - 11:05am
A showcase for non-profit groups, programs
For nearly 20 years, the Perham Area Trade and Home Show has served not only as a showcase of East Otter Tail business and industry-but as a two-day exposition of area non-profit groups and as a presentation of valuable information. Area organizations were in full force at the Feb....
February 25, 2010 - 7:00am
February 18, 2010
PACC is packed for Perham trade show
The PACC will be packed this weekend, with vendors, food and entertainment, for the 19th annual Perham Trade and Home Show. Vendors Both gyms will be full of vendors, because the trade show is fully booked. You'll find a variety of booths, and you are encouraged to browse your...
February 18, 2010 - 10:07am
Busload of workers visit New York Mills; may relocate to work at Lund
Bad news for Little Falls is good news for New York Mills, and community morale has risen with the prospect of Lund Boats adding jobs in East Otter Tail. "This has been a boost for a lot of people...it has really helped community morale," said NY Mills Mayor Larry Hodgson at the...
February 18, 2010 - 10:01am
February 11, 2010
Perham Mayor Keil resigns from seat
"I am not very good at doing things not very good." That was one of the comments written by Mayor Kevin Keil, in his resignation letter to...
February 11, 2010 - 9:02am
February 9, 2010
State Patrol identifies victim in Interstate 94 crash near Dalton, Minn.
An 18-year-old man from Eagle Lake, Minn., has died from injuries he suffered Sunday when he was struck by a vehicle while walking on Interstate 94 near Dalton, Minn. The Minnesota State Patrol identified the victim as Dustin D.
February 9, 2010 - 7:12am
February 6, 2010
Hofius back as Perham hospital administrator
The allure of Perham, with its motto "live, work and play" in the East Otter Tail lake country, was clearly a factor when Perham hospital administrator...
February 6, 2010 - 11:27am
February 5, 2010
NY Mills mayor notes positive financial news in State of the City address
In his annual State of the City address delivered last week at the New York Mills Civic & Commerce Association annual banquet, Mayor Larry Hodgson provided a snapshot of New York Mills, 2009. Hodgson opened his speech by recognizing long-time city employee Roger Salo, who was appointed...
February 5, 2010 - 7:00am
February 4, 2010
$200,000 tech grant won by NY Mills, Perham schools
(The following news release was provided by school administrators from Perham-Dent and New York Mills.) The Minnesota State Department of Education awarded an "Enhancing Education through Technology" or "E2T2" grant to share between Perham and NYM schools in early January. This $200,000...
February 4, 2010 - 9:25am
February 3, 2010
Lund Boats brings on Crestliner production
Good news for New York Mills traveled quickly from the Lund Boat plant and into the community Tuesday morning. Dirk Hyde, president of Lund Boat Co., announced the consolidation of the Cres-tliner plant in Little Falls with the New York Mills Lund facility. The manufacturing facility...
February 3, 2010 - 1:23pm
January 30, 2010
Off-duty officer killed in snowmobile accident
An off-duty Alexandria police officer, Patrick Callaghan, was killed in a snowmobile crash Friday evening. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office and North Ambulance were called to the scene of a two-snowmobile crash on the Central Lakes Trail near Liberty Road east of Alexandria at...
January 30, 2010 - 3:48pm
January 29, 2010
Perham businesses fare well, despite sluggish economy
Although far from unscathed by the difficult economic climate of the past year, Perham industrial and commercial activity remained, for the large part, sheltered from the fiscal woes faced nationwide. If there was one area of the Perham economy that didn't do so well, it was the...
January 29, 2010 - 7:00am