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Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
Perham students place in Knowledge Bowl meet
Man suffers head injury in crash
Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Perham girls erase deficit, secure home win
Perham wrestlers ready for Section 8AA Individual Championships
Perham gymnastic trio ready for state
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
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
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
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
April 14, 2016
Dental outreach clinic for kids planned
A dental outreach clinic for kids is planned April 27 and 28, at the Otter Tail County office building in New York Mills. The clinic is specifically for the dental needs of children ages 1 to 18 years of age. Dental health staff will be available to provide all dental services for...
April 14, 2016 - 12:29pm
November 24, 2014
Local kids say stop targeting us
Drivers heading past Roosevelt Elementary in Detroit Lakes are seeing a new, large banner pinned to the school fence. Its message: “Big...
November 24, 2014 - 9:41am
June 20, 2014
'Buddy Bears' bring comfort to kids in crisis
Sometimes, having something to cuddle makes everything seem better for children who have seen or survived a scary incident, such as an accident...
June 20, 2014 - 3:09pm
June 6, 2014
Signs of Summer
A group of kids were out selling lemonade in a southwest neighborhood in Perham on Tuesday. They are, left to right: Jayden Marsh, Miley Guck,...
June 6, 2014 - 11:43am
August 1, 2013
New camp helps kids ‘Feed the Fish’
It’s said that every amateur angler will at first “feed the fish” by losing their worms in the water before learning how to reel one in...
August 1, 2013 - 12:01pm
December 23, 2008
Kids sledding party hosted by Richville Lions on Dec. 28
The annual sledding, sliding and tubing party is on its way to becoming an annual tradition for Richville area youngsters. Dec. 28 will be the date of the second annual winter fun event, hosted by the Richville Lions Club. Last year, nearly 100 kids attended the event. Sledding,...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Help keep area youngsters warm
The Keep Kids Cozy Campaign Committee is launching its second annual drive to help keep area kids warm throughout the winter months. "Keep Kids Cozy" is a community effort to collect new hats and mittens for children in Perham. Last year's campaign ended very successfully, collecting...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
How can I make a difference?
As you stand in the voting booth on November 4th, please ask yourself "What can I do to make a difference?" We read newspapers. We watch national television news reports. We buy gas. We know and understand that there are many events happening around us that we have little control...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Learning social responsibility
A valuable lesson in social responsibility was learned by St. Henry's Area School students, who donated more than $1,400 to charity. The entire student body of nearly 100 gathered Oct. 10 for a ceremony and presentation of checks to five different charities. The money was raised...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
Together for Kids rally sparks drive for 'yes' vote on school levy increase
With less than four weeks to the November 4 election, a group of more than 100 rallied Oct. 13 to promote a "yes" vote on increasing the levy for the Perham-Dent schools. Several speakers energized the crowd, calling for support for the schools. The speakers ranged from a Perham...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
What happens to Dent school when the kids are all gone?
The sounds and sights of children laughing and playing on the Dent school grounds may be preserved--at least partly. "I live across the street from the school, and I can't imagine not hearing the sounds of kids on the school grounds," said Dent City Council member Cim Melbye. With...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Kids coping with trauma
Otter Tail County CARE (Children Are the Responsibility of Everyone) Committee presents, Trauma and Children: How Parents and Other Adults Can Help Children, Cope with Traumatic Events by Anne Gearity, PHD, on Thursday, October 2, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at A Center For The Arts. Most...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Lions, Degree of Honor give stuffed critters to kids fighting cancer
Children dealing with cancer and many of their counselors (who are cancer survivors) at Kamp K.A.C.E. (Kids Against Cancer Everywhere) were each treated to a Cancurables lion neck pillow on Awards Day at their annual week of camp.
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
August 6, 2008
Dreams for Kids prizes boost student's college fund
For a petite 19-year-old, the big, beautiful Harley Davidson she had just won was a daunting piece of machinery. "I'm too young to have a motorcycle...I have the whole rest of my life to buy a motorcycle," said Tiffany Van Watermulen, who was thrilled that the Dreams for Kids/Make-A-Wish...
August 6, 2008 - 12:00am
June 11, 2008
Together for Kids
This will be a year of big decisions at the ballot box for East Otter Tail voters: ---A heated presidential race on the national level ---State House Rep.
June 11, 2008 - 12:00am