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Think spring at Horticulture Day
HISTORY MYSTERY OF THE WEEK: Who are these men?
Wool goes ‘Sheep to Shawl’ at Cultural Center
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Holocaust survivors’ portraits featured at historical society
Chamber announces 2014 award winners
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Blues need shootout to top Wild for 8th straight time
EGF, Park Christian face top seeds in opening round of boys basketball playoffs
Lakeside Golf Club Member Night - March 22
Groin kick spurred suspension of Frazee coach, teacher
Sign up deadline for high school clay target league March 14
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Progress continues at Perham Resource Recovery Facility
Wild Oaks to open soon in Perham
Schoeneberger Funeral Home hires pre-planning advisor
Get home safely: Joyride
Job training available for OTC seniors
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 the right way. That was the idea behind the name of Rick and Shirley Umberger’s new camp for kids in rural Dent, Feed the Fish. With...
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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
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
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
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
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
February 28, 2008
'Dreams for Kids' kick-off party set March 8
With spring just around the corner, Dreams for Kids board and committee members are planning for their third annual bike run. This year's run is scheduled for July 19, with the ride held at PlayTime Sports Bar in Perham. A kick-off party for the event has been set for March 8 at...
February 28, 2008 - 12:00am