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St. Henry’s holds geography bee
Referendum talks continue, repairs approved at PHS
Parents angry at DL school district
Knights celebrate 100 years
School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
BBB: Perham snaps skid with win over Fergus Falls
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
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DAVID ALEXANDER NELSON
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
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
June 14, 2012
The wheels on his bus have gone 'round for 50 years
John Reger has been awarded a special plaque for his 50 years of service to the New York Mills School District. Teachers and staff presented...
news / education / features
June 14, 2012 - 10:50am
April 1, 2009
Lets talk Disney...and the Twins!
As you may have noticed from the smaller sports sections the last couple of weeks, I have been on vacation. Despite what some of you out in Lakes Country may think of me and my work, I think it was a well deserved vacation. Again, as some of you may know, the Perham EB/EOT Illustrated...
April 1, 2009 - 10:23am
March 12, 2009
Minnesota Class 1A, Section 6 girls basketball tournament: Cougars head to finals with win over NY Mills
By Kerry Collins It took a little bit for Ada-Borup to get going, but coach David Smart cut his team some slack. After all, they were coming off a snow day. The sluggish start was short-lived, and the Cougars cruised to a 60-36 win over New York Mills in the Class 1A, Section 6...
March 12, 2009 - 10:17pm
Minnesota Class 2A, Section 8 girls basketball tournament: East Grand Forks rolls past Perham
By Kerry Collins East Grand Forks is in the Class 2A, Section 8 title game, and it got there from the inside out. Post Kate Warmack set things up and the 3-point shooters finished things off as the Green Wave downed Perham 70-47 on Friday at Memorial Auditorium. "It's pick your...
March 12, 2009 - 10:15pm
March 11, 2009
PHS Wrestling: Jackets go 0-2 at State
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org The Peham Yellowjackets quest for a third-straight appearance in the State Class AA Championship match ended early at this year's State Tournament at the XCel Energy Center in St. Paul. Perham ran into a very tough opponent in the quarterfinal round...
March 11, 2009 - 12:46pm
NYM Wrestling: Jordan Novak is 2nd in State at 135 pounds
By John George email@example.com Jordan Novak (37-5) entered his second State tournament as the Section 6A champ at 135 pounds. The No. 9 ranked...
March 11, 2009 - 12:36pm
PHS Swimming: Hofland, 200 free relay swim in Class A 'B' Finals
50-Yard Freestyle Gavin Grismer didn't advance past the first day of competition, as he finished tied for 19th place with a time of 23.24 in...
March 11, 2009 - 12:30pm
PHS Swimmng: Ethan McMahon wins Perham's 1st State Swimming Championship
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org When the fog finally lifted, literally, Ethan McMahon finally had his championship. The Perham senior had trouble seeing the scoreboard after the 100m butterfly finals at the State Class A Swimming and Diving Meet at the University of Minnesota Aquatic...
March 11, 2009 - 12:22pm
March 8, 2009
NYM Girls Basketball: Eagles move to 6A semifinals
By Kevin Cederstrom Herald@eot.com The New York Mills girls busted out of the locker room Thursday and with relentless defensive pressure and an efficient offense to win their first round game in the 6A North Sub-Section playoffs against Barnesville, 75-46. Mills, seeded No. 3...
March 8, 2009 - 10:08pm
PHS Girls Basketball: Perham to meet EGF in 8AA West Finals
By John George email@example.com After one of the most successful regular season's in school history, the Perham girls basketball team began their postseason run last week with a 86-51 win over Pelican Rapids at Prairie Wind Gymnasium. The Vikings came out strong, hitting their first...
March 8, 2009 - 10:06pm
March 6, 2009
Area manufacturers feel pinch from economic slump
John Deere, Bobcat, Polaris, Artic Cat, Lund Boats, General Motors, Ford and Chrysler...brand names we all recognize. The economic downturn is affecting each one of those brand name manufacturers to one degree or another--which is, in turn, is having a trickle down affect on the...
March 6, 2009 - 9:00am
December 23, 2008
Skogen, Murdock visit communities
Area legislators were certainly not optimistic during meetings in the region Thursday and Friday. One of the primary topics, of course, was money. There were questions from the public about how to not spend it...and how to make cuts to budgets that have already been formulated...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Eagle Scout a family tradition for Gauwitz
Being an Eagle Scout doesn't make one live longer, but it sure shows the stamina one has to accomplish a great task before one's 18th birthday. Greg Gauwitz was an Eagle Scout and passed away at age 55. There is only about 2% of the Boy Scouts who accomplish the task of earning...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Not all Christians favor Sarah Palin
Merle Hexum's most recent letter is disturbing and wrong on many levels. Merle is certain--beyond a shadow of a doubt--that his morality and his version of Christian faith are the real deal and that the morality and faith of those with opposing views are a fraud. Merle's attitude...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Doug Huebsch ready for the challenge
Our county, like every other level of the government, is facing challenging economic times. We need to elect county commissioners that will make informed, intelligent decisions that will prepare our county for the future, and protect our quality of like. Doug Huebsch is ready...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am