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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
May 4, 2012
Increased need, donations at food shelves in March
Area food shelves saw increases in contributions during the annual March Minnesota Food Share campaign. "We continue to experience such a giving community," Perham Food Shelf Director John Leikness said in a telephone interview. "It is very impressive." This year the food shelf...
news / community / local
May 4, 2012 - 8:00am
May 3, 2012
Local school leaders like new testing system
Sharp number two pencils may not be a necessary component for standardized testing in Minnesota anymore. At least not if the state successfully completes its shift to online versions of the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment tests. This year there have been a lot of changes to the...
news / education / local
May 3, 2012 - 8:00am
November 30, 2011
This is the first part of a weekly series highlighting the charitable holiday efforts of area residents: They do it without fame or accolades - they do it because they care. Every year, they spend their time and money shopping for people who could be their neighbors -- but they'll...
community / entertainment / news
November 30, 2011 - 4:20pm
NYM makes next move with tech levy
"This was a good month," Superintendent Todd Cameron said at the school board meeting Monday night in New York Mills. November began with an approval of a technology referendum. Soon after, the first school carnival brought in higher than expected turnout. And the month ended with...
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November 30, 2011 - 3:39pm
NY Mills band raises funds for new duds
Students in the New York Mills Marching Band spend countless hours perfecting their performances, attending marching workshops and music clinics, and giving up many summer mornings to parade up and down the streets. To help the band look as good as they sound, NY Mills band director...
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November 30, 2011 - 3:13pm
Christmas cookie kick-off in NY Mills
Giant cookies, mounds of frosting and choices of sprinkles kicked of the 14th Annual Christmas Tree Festival Friday night in New York Mills. Leroy...
entertainment / community / news
November 30, 2011 - 2:54pm
November 23, 2011
Column: Perham, NYM know how to put on a show
There's nothing quite like live theatre. The excitement of the crowd, the energy of the performers... that little nervous feeling in your gut as you anticipate what might go 'wrong.' As someone who's been in many a show, I know it never fails: A costume malfunctions, the microphones...
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November 23, 2011 - 1:37pm
April 9, 2010
Eagles quiver Arrows
The New York Mills baseball squad overcame a rocky start to ten-run the Ashby Arrows in less than five innings Thursday 13-3. Sophomore pitcher...
April 9, 2010 - 3:16pm
June 15, 2009
John Pollock wins 2009 Great American Think-Off
John Pollock, a civil rights attorney from Montgomery, Alabama, won the gold medal in Saturday night's Great American Think-Off debate over three other finalists in New York Mills. Second place silver medalist Erik Schultz of Washington, D.C., is an Air Force Master Sergeant. The...
June 15, 2009 - 10:49am
June 13, 2009
Ronald McDonald House Ride another big success in New York Mills
June 13, 2009 - 1:54pm
May 18, 2009
Two injured in wrong-way accident on Highway 10 near New York Mills
Two people sustained minor injuries when a pickup going the wrong way on Highway 10 early Monday collided head-on with a semi truck and rolled, the Minnesota State Patrol said. The 1997 Mazda pickup was going eastbound in the westbound lanes of the divided highway when it crested...
May 18, 2009 - 10:29am
May 1, 2009
NYM Softball: Eagles sweep Menahga
By John George email@example.com The end of the Eagles seven-game homestand came to an end Thursday with a doubleheader sweep against Menahga. Eagle pitcher Steph Cichy didn't allow a hit until the seventh inning of game one as New York Mills picked up a 9-0 victory. Cichy and...
May 1, 2009 - 10:37pm
NYM Baseball: Menahga gets sweep
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org Menahga extended their win-streak over New York Mills to four games with a doubleheader sweep last Thursday. Mills managed just five hits, two by Maison Roberts, in a 6-1 loss in game one. David Ayers drew a bases loaded walk in the top of the seventh...
May 1, 2009 - 10:43am
Track & Field: Perham boys 3rd at Hank Emmel Invite
By John George email@example.com With less than a full compliment of athletes, the Perham boys track and field team still finished third at the Hank Emmel Invitational in Pelican Rapids on Thursday. The Jacket boys had a team total of 53 points. Hawley/Ulen-Hitterdal was first with...
May 1, 2009 - 10:29am
April 29, 2009
Track & Field: Jacket boys and girls tie for 1st at Hawley
By John George firstname.lastname@example.org The Perham girls and the boys tied for first at the Hawley Booster Invite on Tuesday, April 28. The girls finished...
April 29, 2009 - 11:38am