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Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store saved
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Second half surge lifts DGF over Perham
Familiar foe awaits Perham at Class AA Championships
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham in conference clash
Yellowjackets post best score of the season at championships
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Donald J. Sweere
Donald J. Sweere
Dennis William Stanford
Mary Joanne Lischke
Joshua Matthew Karsnia
Supporting Denny McNamara
Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Cold weather: The job must go on
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
Forrest Briard farm Minnesota earns water quality certification
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'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
October 31, 2017
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Dairy crop insurance, funding for agricultural research, and continued support for ethanol and biodiesel fuels are areas...
October 31, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 20, 2016
State House, Sentate candidates meet in OT county forum
Candidates for Minnesota Senate District 8 and State House District 8A agree that maintaining roadways in Otter Tail County and across the state needs to be addressed, though disagree about how to fund transportation. Incumbent State Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, opposed by Shawn Olson,...
October 20, 2016 - 4:30pm
March 17, 2015
Gas leak causes home explosion in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS - An explosion Friday morning shifted the foundation of a Fergus Falls home. A gas leak in the basement of the Pebble Lake Road home caused the furnace to explode at 3 a.m., according to the Fergus Falls Fire Department. Four family members -- two adults...
March 17, 2015 - 10:14am
January 27, 2015
Explosion levels home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji firefighters responded to a report of an explosion heard for miles Monday night at a residence southwest of Bemidji. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office issued a preliminary release Monday night that included a caller at 5:49 p.m. reporting...
January 27, 2015 - 9:58am
December 30, 2014
Bemidji house fire closes road near high school
BEMIDJI - A residential fire has closed a road by Bemidji High School, officials said Tuesday. Because of smoke in the area, Division...
December 30, 2014 - 1:59pm
November 26, 2014
Fire damages Richville house
The Perham Fire Department responded to a house fire at about 10 a.m. in Richville on Sunday. According to Perham’s Fire Chief, Mark Schmidt,...
November 26, 2014 - 12:12pm
June 11, 2012
Another record-setting ride
The world's largest Ronald McDonald House Ride just keeps getting bigger. A record 1,507 motorcycles paraded through New York Mills Saturday...
June 11, 2012 - 3:35pm
March 25, 2009
New owners host 'Grand Re-Opening'
By Sonja Kosler Special Correspondent The Station House Restaurant was recently closed for a few days while new owners, Robbie and Jeff Paridon,...
March 25, 2009 - 11:24am
March 23, 2009
Ownership changes at Station House
By Sonja Kosler Special Correspondent On Monday, March 16 Don and Betty Kennedy marked the end of their 11-year ownership of the Station...
March 23, 2009 - 7:00am
March 9, 2009
Dad exits to political arena; kids mind the store
An election victory for a local businessman has translated into a business opportunity for his son. After being elected to the State House of...
March 9, 2009 - 8:14am
March 5, 2009
Perham city approves Station House liquor license change
There have been many necessary steps to complete the sale of Perham's cornerstone Station House Restaurant. One big step was accomplished on Wed., Feb. 25, when the Perham City Council authorized the transfer of the restaurant's liquor license from Don and Betty Kennedy to Robbie...
March 5, 2009 - 3:33pm
February 12, 2009
COLUMNIST: Dishwasher saga leaves little trust in appliance
In the beginning, there was a dishwasher. To be exact, there was the dishwasher that came with the house. Two months into our stay in the new house, I found myself scrubbing the dishes before they went in the dishwasher. At some point, it wasn't clear who was doing more of the work:...
February 12, 2009 - 12:00am
January 10, 2009
Tree order days set in Perham
East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District's annual tree order days and open house will run January 16 - 17. The event will go from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16; and from 8:00 a.m. - noon on Saturday, Jan. 17. Free coffee, cookies and donuts will be available...
January 10, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Woodturning open house set at Holtan shop Jan. 10
Local wood artist Phil Holtan will be hosting an open house at his Big Pine Lake area shop on Jan. 10. Holtan, pastor at Calvary Luthern Church, is an expert "woodturner," who also offers two-day and five-day workshops--which teach others the unique woodworking craft. The 9 a.m....
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
Ceremony hosted at Crossings Inn
The ribbon was formally cut December 3, at the Crossings Inn and Suites in Perham. A large crowd gathered for the open house event, which featured...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am