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Sheriff candidates to speak at candidate forum June 19
Milking it for all its worth: Getting milk to Bongard’s in Perham is precise, multi-step process
Otter Tail County Board adopt animal bite and dangerous dog ordinance
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Rose Marie Guck
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
Calvin Mayfield Sr.
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Chefs go at it in Perham Area Cook-off
Arnoldy makes dean's list at St. Cloud State
Doll makes Dean's List at Mayville State
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
New York Mills
May 30, 2018
Woman ID'd in New York Mills human remains case
Medical examiners have identified the human remains found in New York Mills on May 20 as those of 46-year-old Lynda Renae Meyer, according to...
May 30, 2018 - 1:28pm
March 13, 2018
New York Mills Kindergarten Information Night
New York Mills Public School will hold a kindergarten information night, Thursday, March 15, at 6 p.m. Parents are asked to enter the building at the Eagle Entrance. A light supper will be served in the school commons for everyone. Afterwards, students will work on activities while...
March 13, 2018 - 2:12pm
February 15, 2018
Most notorious drunken driver in Minn. with 28 DWI arrests sent to prison again
Editor's Note: This story is from February 15, 2018. FERGUS FALLS, Minn.— Minnesota’s most notorious drunken driver -- arrested for DWI...
February 15, 2018 - 7:25pm
February 10, 2018
Perham begins planning post-prom party
Junior class members and their parents are reminded that it is time to begin thinking about the upcoming Junior-Senior Prom and the chemical-free after-prom party. This year's prom will be held on Saturday, April 28. Juniors and their parents plan, organize and sponsor the chemical-free...
February 10, 2018 - 12:51pm
January 18, 2018
Rep. Erin Murphy in New York Mills to learn about child care cooperative
Rep. Erin Murphy (DFL-64A), former Majority Leader in the Minnesota House of Representatives and DFL candidate for governor, was in New York...
January 18, 2018 - 12:34pm
January 9, 2018
Yellowjackets rebound in victory over Mills
It was a tale of two halves for the Perham girls basketball team when they knocked off New York Mills 56-42 in a non-conference girls basketball...
January 9, 2018 - 10:26am
December 30, 2017
A cooperative for childcare
Brunswick Boat Group has been a longtime economic anchor in the small town of New York Mills, producing its iconic line of Lund Boats in, appropriately,...
December 30, 2017 - 8:25am
March 4, 2013
Shed, skidsteer lost in New York Mills fire
A shed, skidsteer, about 30 bales of hay and several other farm items were lost in a fire in New York Mills on Friday. Charles Jacobson, of...
March 4, 2013 - 1:35pm
February 21, 2013
Josh Hoaby appointed to NYM city council
New York Mills City Council members have unanimously approved the appointment of Josh Hoaby to fill the late Bill Warner's seat. By law, the city council could appoint any qualified citizen to fulfill the duties of councilor for the rest of Warner's term, since less than two years...
February 21, 2013 - 4:00pm
February 18, 2013
Conversations on spirituality: At the cultural center this Wednesday
The New York Mills Regional Cultural Center's Continental Divide Folk School is offering the opportunity for a group conversation on today's many expressions of spirituality. The purpose is to bring a wide variety of faiths and perspectives comfortably together. Each member will...
February 18, 2013 - 3:56pm
February 11, 2013
Flurry of activity: People and plows are out and about after yesterday's blizzard
The Perham area was pummeled with well over 12 inches of snow on Sunday, keeping many people snowed in at home and leading to school cancellations...
February 11, 2013 - 11:29am
February 1, 2013
For first time, NY Mills daycare program capped
For the first time since the New York Mills School-Age Child Care program began two decades ago, it has had to put a cap on accepting any new kids. For now, no new families are being accepted into the program, due to "safety issues and space," according to the program's director,...
February 1, 2013 - 8:50am
January 31, 2013
NY Mills loses a leader
New York Mills lost a leader recently when former city councilor Bill Warner unexpectedly died at the age of 59. Warner had just begun serving...
January 31, 2013 - 5:30pm
People pour in to Eva Hoaby Benefit
Hundreds attended the two-day Eva Hoaby benefit in Perham and New York Mills last weekend to show support for four-year-old Eva, who was diagnosed...
January 31, 2013 - 2:09pm
January 16, 2013
NY Mills City Council paves the way for more affordable housing
Editor's note: This is an updated version of the front page article appearing in this week's print publication of the Perham Focus. The New York Mills City Council last week approved its portion of a deal that could bring more affordable housing into town. The city has agreed to...
January 16, 2013 - 11:27am