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Sheriff candidates to speak at candidate forum June 19
Sheriff office issues phone scam alert
Statement from the Minnesota departments of Human Services, Health and Agriculture on availability of mental health crisis line services
County board discusses dock ordinance changes
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Concordia taps into a legacy in naming Rachel Bergeson athletic director
Perham Buzz open with sweep
More medals for Perham on day 2 of Class A Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Laraine M. Paulsen
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Area students make Dean's List at MSU-Moorhead
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Ask A Trooper: Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered?
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
March 1, 2010
'Author Extravaganza' features four area writers March 6 at Perham library
Four talented local authors will be featured in the upcoming "Local Author Extravaganza" at the Perham Area Public Library on Saturday, March 6. Merrie Sue Holtan, Linda McClellan, Zoe Potts and Carloyn Teragawa will be at the library to speak on their writings, greet the public...
March 1, 2010 - 8:05am
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