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No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
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!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
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November 4, 2014
Local election results
Perham Mayor and City Council No surprises here – all three candidates, all of them incumbents, faced no opponents and will be back for another term. Perham’s Mayor will remain Tim Meehl, who received 97 percent of the vote (write-ins got the other 3 percent). Fred...
November 4, 2014 - 10:42pm
September 22, 2014
Guilty verdict in salmonella case; Tainted peanut butter led to the deaths of Perham woman, eight others
Three former peanut company officials have been found guilty in connection with a salmonella outbreak that killed nine people in 2008 and 2009,...
September 22, 2014 - 3:54pm
September 17, 2014
Perham Tennis sweeps New York Mills
New York Mills- The Perham Yellowjacket girls tennis team rolled to a 7-0 victory over the New York Mills Eagles on Tuesday afternoon in New...
September 17, 2014 - 12:48pm
August 28, 2014
Otter Tail County has a brush with the Sandpiper Pipeline
Otter Tail County residents are starting to have their say on the Sandpiper Pipeline project. The pipeline, proposed by Enbridge Energy, would transport crude oil from Tioga, N.D. to Superior, Wisc. via a 610-mile route across northern Minnesota. Enbridge's preferred route...
August 28, 2014 - 3:57pm
August 22, 2014
The place where St. Urho was (possibly) buried: Celebrate Finnish culture at the Finn Creek Folk Festival Aug 23, 24
It all started around 40 years ago when an old Finnish farmstead was donated in hopes of being preserved for years to come. That donated land...
August 22, 2014 - 11:08am
Local election candidates announced
The Aug. 12 deadline to file as a candidate for upcoming local elections has passed. Throughout the area, 18 incumbents have filed in hopes that voters will approve their continued service, while 16 challengers filed to make their own contributions to local government. ...
August 22, 2014 - 10:43am
July 25, 2014
Election filing period opens soon
As November’s Election Day approaches, it is nearly time for candidates to file for area races. The filing period for local elections will run from Tuesday, July 29 to Tuesday, Aug. 12. Any filing fees must also be paid by the end of this time. State-wide requirements for...
July 25, 2014 - 9:27am
July 22, 2014
Area wrestlers to compete in biggest tourney in U.S.
FARGO — It’s that time of the year when kids in full sweats can be spotted running around the outside of the Fargodome with the temperatures...
July 22, 2014 - 9:17am
June 20, 2014
Kupfer, Patron named to All-State baseball team
New York Mills' seniors Brandon Kupfer and Tyler Patron were named to the Minnesota State High School Baseball Coaches Association All-State team. Logan Sandgren of BOLD was named the Class A player of the year. 2014 Class A MSHSBCA All-State Team First...
June 20, 2014 - 12:24pm
June 19, 2014
New York Mills native Andrea Scott named D-II head athletic trainer of the year
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Long-time Minnesota State University Moorhead head athletic trainer Andrea "Andy" Scott has been named the Head Athletic Trainer of the Year for Division II, it was announced by the National Athletic Trainers Association. Scott will receive the award on Friday,...
June 19, 2014 - 2:40pm
June 16, 2014
Eagles' championship quest comes up short
MINNEAPOLIS — The New York Mills Eagles came up 90-feet short from tying the state championship game in their final at-bat to finish the season...
June 16, 2014 - 3:45pm
June 13, 2014
New York Mills advances to Class A state baseball final
CHASKA — The New York Mills Eagles (25-0) made it two walk-off wins in a row advancing to the Minnesota Class A state baseball championship...
June 13, 2014 - 5:59pm
Ronald McDonald House Ride returns for 13th year
The world’s largest motorcycle benefit ride for the Ronald McDonald House is returning to New York Mills for its 13th year. A long line...
June 13, 2014 - 1:59pm
'Love or fear: Which motivates us more?'; Finalists to battle it out in 22nd annual Great American Think-Off
It’s a timeless question, as pertinent today as ever – “Love or fear: Which motivates us more?” Four of the nation’s best ‘armchair...
June 13, 2014 - 1:48pm
Tumberg walk-off RBI sends Mills to state semifinals
CHASKA — The New York Mills Eagles (24-0) rallied with four runs in the final two innings to advance to the Minnesota Class A state baseball...
June 13, 2014 - 6:48am