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Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
Local area students spend week at RYLA camp
19 year old injured in crash near Breckenridge
Caught in construction: The Perham Area Community Center
Fire at Tuffy’s caused by truck mishap
Perham’s Allie Doll representing Team USA in Italy
Oakwood Golf Course hosting Pine to Palm qualifier
Blues eliminate Buzz from post-season
Perham invited to Bracket Buster Tournament
Detroit Lakes survives Perham in extras
John "Buddy" Orville Gleason Jr.
Schornack ~ Mitchell
Births this week
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Births this week
Births this week
New storage facility comes to Main Street in Perham
In the Write Zone
Things happen for a reason, not always happy reasons
Survival of the fittest: immigrating to Minnesota
St. Urho Finnish Wife Carrying Contest a head scratcher of a tradition
Cherry picking: A metaphor for life, and more importantly, pie
April 17, 2009
Medical clinics in Detroit Lakes (Minn.) evacuated due to bomb threat
Several medical clinics in Detroit Lakes were evacuated Wednesday evening due to a bomb threat. The evacuations affected the St. Mary's Innovis Clinic, Meritcare and the 7-Day Clinic. Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena said that an initial call was made to the Becker County Sheriff's...
April 17, 2009 - 8:02am
March 26, 2009
Volunteer buses to Moorhead scheduled this evening
Volunteer buses to Moorhead for flood relief work will resume tonight. Buses will leave the Frazee Event Center at 5:00 p.m. and the Detroit Lakes Police Department parking lot at 5:30 p.m. Return buses will leave Moorhead to return home at 9:30 p.m. at the latest. Stops on the...
March 26, 2009 - 2:17pm
March 24, 2009
Bus to Moorhead set up for sandbagging volunteers in Detroit Lakes and Frazee
The city of Detroit Lakes is organizing a volunteer sandbagging effort to help Moorhead as the Red River is due to flood to a record level later this week. Anderson Bus Company of Frazee is donating a bus and driver each evening until further notice to transport volunteers. The...
March 24, 2009 - 1:42pm
March 4, 2009
Reading and lovin' it
Students at Perham's Heart of the Lakes Elementary School have more than doubled their reading goal for the month of February. Designated as...
March 4, 2009 - 2:51pm
January 15, 2009
Stolen truck, plow from local repair shop located
Someone must have needed to get their fishhouse off the lake pretty badly. A truck stolen from a repair shop in New York Mills last week was recovered Tuesday in Detroit Lakes. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office received a report last Thursday of the theft of a Ford 250 4x4,...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
December 29, 2008
Contact Shopper Sunday, December 28
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December 29, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Reclaiming the creamery
There's a new vantage point in Ottertail city. From atop the observation tower being built at the old creamery, visitors will be able to take...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Update: Million penny project
By Thanksgiving, Perham Heart of the Lakes students hope to have 100,000 pennies. By May, a million. At this rate, a couple dozen grade schoolers might accomplish what district residents couldn't at the November 4 levy referendum vote: raise additional money for the school's operating...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Lakes Lions name officers
Pictured are the newly installed officers of the Lakes Lions/ Perham. Back row, from left, Gene Holzer, director; Darlene Holzer, director; Jan Nolan, 1st Vice and Tail Twister; Alana Herrmann, director; Georgian Bachmann, membership; and Mary Ann Guck, director. Front row, from...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Miss Perham, Miss Heart of Lakes crowned
The 24th Annual Miss Perham and 5th Annual Miss Heart of the Lakes competition was held on July 25 in the Perham High School Auditorium. Miss Minnesota 2008 Angela McDermott attended the Perham crowning and shared a vocal selection with the audience. Nancy Hebert, Miss Perham 1989...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Annual grade school Carnival set March 28
Excellent food, entertaining games, raffle prizes, and a silent auction are planned for the annual Heart of the Lakes/Dent Elementary Carnival. On Friday, March 28, students, parents, and school staff members will gather at Perham's Heart of the Lakes Elementary School for an evening...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am