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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
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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
March 3, 2015
Klobuchar, Franken fight invasive species
WASHINGTON - U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, both Minnesota Democrats, are co-sponsors of legislation to help stop the spread of invasive carp and other species. The bill would give federal agencies authority to take more actions than they now can. "We...
March 3, 2015 - 10:45am
February 27, 2015
Fish house removal deadlines near
ST. PAUL -- Deadlines for removing fish houses and portable shelters from state lakes and waterways are rapidly approaching, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Anglers are advised to remove shelters earlier if ice conditions warrant. Dates of removal...
February 27, 2015 - 2:39pm
February 18, 2015
Change may come to invasive species decal law
ST. PAUL -- Many resort owners and boaters strongly object to a new law written to stop invasive species from spreading through Minnesota...
February 18, 2015 - 11:48am
DNR wins case over restrictions on Lake Mille Lacs fishing
MINNEAPOLIS — A group suing the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources over tighter fishing restrictions on Lake Mille Lacs northwest of the Twin Cities lost their battle in court Tuesday. A judge ruled that the DNR’s decision to impose an emergency night fishing ban, and...
February 18, 2015 - 11:45am
February 9, 2015
Decontamination units coming to lakes area
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The fight against aquatic invasive species is being stepped up this summer in Becker County. The county will be getting two more decontamination units for this summer’s quest to stop AIS, and the process to hire an AIS coordinator and inspectors...
February 9, 2015 - 11:11am
February 4, 2015
Recovering what’s been lost: Mild winter weather means more vehicles through the ice
This winter’s unusually mild weather has led to a busy year for underwater recoveries, with numerous reports of vehicles breaking through the...
February 4, 2015 - 4:14pm
Two believed missing in southwest Minnesota lake
LAKE BENTON, Minn. -- Authorities were searching Tuesday afternoon for a Lake Benton man and his girlfriend who apparently have died after going through the ice on the sprawling southwest Minnesota lake, which has the same name as the nearby town. Lake Benton is southwest...
February 4, 2015 - 10:44am
January 27, 2015
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
WALKER, Minn. -- The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to four incidents of vehicles going through thin ice during the past weekend. Just more than a week go, two other vehicles dropped into frigid waters. There were no serious injuries reported in the incidents,...
January 27, 2015 - 10:03am
January 13, 2015
Species tag repeal attempted
ST. PAUL -- An attempt is being made to repeal a new law that mandates an aquatic invasive species boat trailer decal. As of July 1, the decal must be placed on trailers after owners pass 30 minutes of training about the dangers of invasive plant and animal species. Joel Carlson...
January 13, 2015 - 10:06am
January 6, 2015
Level of Lake Superior 9 inches above normal
DULUTH, Minn. - Lake Superior rose farther above normal in December and now sits 9 inches above its normal Jan. 1 level, the International Lake Superior Board of Control reported Monday. The big lake is 11 inches higher than it was on Jan. 1, 2014, and saw its highest...
January 6, 2015 - 10:01am
December 17, 2014
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
A colorful, creative delight is in store for west central Minnesota. Perham’s newest public art project — a three dimensional...
December 17, 2014 - 2:32pm
December 4, 2014
Family rescues young loon who couldn’t fly from lake
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- Two young girls and their family helped rescue a young loon last week in danger of freezing to the ice on Hubbard County’s...
December 4, 2014 - 11:17am
Reinvesting in wetlands: Working together, landowners, agencies restore Frazee’s Brink Lake
After nearly five years of planning and cooperation, the restoration of Brink Lake, located about six miles southwest of Detroit Lakes, is...
November 4, 2014 - 10:02am
October 3, 2014
Bringin’ it in: Resorts start hauling in docks and preparing for winter
There’s no denying it anymore: summertime in Minnesota has ended and winter is coming. Many industries are affected by the changing of...
October 3, 2014 - 11:56am
August 27, 2014
Otter Tail County's no-wake advisory still in effect
A no-wake restriction advisory for all Otter Tail County lakes is still in effect until further notice. The advisory was established by the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners on July 8 due to high water levels. All watercraft operating within 300 feet of the shoreline...
August 27, 2014 - 3:13pm