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Overall, EOTC fair deemed a success
VIDEO: Scenes from the East Otter Tail County Fair
DNR to stock muskellunge in Gull and Fairmont chains of lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
West Fargo woman injured in Otter Tail County crash
Zebra mussels confirmed in East Spirit Lake in Otter Tail County; Lake Osakis in Todd and Douglas counties
Region 14C Tournament kicks off on Friday
Alexandria ends Perham's run at Sub-State 14 Tournament
Centaurs walk off in pitcher's duel
Buzz continue run with 7-5 win over Detroit Lakes
William "Cookie" Helmbrecht
Bella Bonita Bloom
Norah Danielle Erickson
Hank Lee Engle
Ezekiel Jesse Sipe
Adaline Elise Hagen
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
New retail store opens in Ottertail
New radio station offers Christian Catholic viewpoint
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Debbie's Digest: Bucket list pared down by one now
LTE:50 percent of Minnesotans protected from e-cigarette aerosols
Relay more than just a fundraiser
Debbie's Digest: Precision required
Richville plans summer fun events
Author to sign copies of latest historical book in Perham
Minnesota comedian Mitzie Calgaro still learning the ropes of her craft
Nyberg sculpture on the road to Byron from Vining
Dent Daze goes super hero style
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