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Burglary takes place south of NY Mills
Lina Belar to talk about "Rural Score" at the Perham Area Public Library Aug. 23
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
2017 Miss Vergas Royalty
Frazee to forfeit football season because of low roster numbers
Softball players take to the diamond for Dreams For Kids
O’Hara,Covington lead Time Trials
Perham/NYM tennis opens with a pair of splits
Area teams fall at state Class C baseball tournament
Bessie Lydia Larsen
Ralph A. Glander
Donna Jean Patsie
Donald S. Dresser
Rastedt graduates from MSUM
Births - Aug. 10 edition
Hudson Myron Bauck
Local students make Dean's List at UM-Twin Cities
Two Perham Health doctors reach anniversary milestones
Second Chance Boutique has new owner, name
Perham couple opening Fargo restaurant in former Rosie's Laundromat building
Hilltop Lumber Ottertail Store Grand Opening August 11th and 12th
LMHC names Donna Baker as their CEO for their organization.
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
Letter: Random act of kindness
What are some bus safety tips?
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
‘I’ve decided to do something about living forever’
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
Minnesota lawmakers want final say on water quality rules
Environmental groups are alarmed about an effort at the Minnesota Legislature to put the brakes on new rules designed to keep the state’s lakes and rivers clean. Unlike past attempts to give the Legislature more power over water protection, the latest effort involves...
February 23, 2015 - 10:42am
February 18, 2015
Halting pine-to-farmland conversion was the right thing to do
In my opinion, if we allow anyone to strip 27,000 acres of good wildlife land, only to rape that land with thousands of gallons of chemicals that kill all life in the soil, then we are the most foolish of people. These chemicals that are sold as being for our good in the form of...
February 18, 2015 - 4:28pm
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
January 30, 2015
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Ross Genoch walks through his small cattle herd on a cold, clear January morning near Menahga. The cows, docile and trusting, approach him expectantly. “They’re hoping for a corn cob. Well, they get treated like pets,” he says with a smile. Genoch (pronounced...
January 30, 2015 - 1:44pm
January 28, 2015
DNR postpones AIS training and trailer decal program
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is postponing the new aquatic invasive species training and trailer decal program that was due to launch at the end of the month while legislators consider changes to the program. Under a law passed by the state Legislature in 2012,...
January 28, 2015 - 10:54am
January 14, 2015
Bobcats common in the area, though rarely seen
Bobcats are one of the most elusive and secretive native species of mammals common in Minnesota. Not very well understood by most people, fewer still ever observe them. Granted, they are mostly nocturnal by nature, but rest assured these amazing animals are more numerous than many...
January 14, 2015 - 4:52pm
December 8, 2014
Committee trying to help move Heartland Trail along
A local committee made up of officials from Detroit Lakes, Frazee, Becker County, the Detroit Lakes Regional Chamber of Commerce and two snowmobile clubs is doing everything it can to help speed the process of building the Heartland Trail extension between Frazee and Detroit Lakes. ...
December 8, 2014 - 9:52am
November 14, 2014
Town gets 4 feet of snow since Monday
GILE, Wis. -- An area of northern Wisconsin near the Michigan state line already has recorded more than 4 feet of snow just since Monday. “It’s amazing. It’s just amazing how much has come so fast,” Peg Sutherland said. “All of this since 8 a.m. Monday morning.”
November 14, 2014 - 10:22am
November 12, 2014
Getting the slopes ready
The ten snow machines at Detroit Mountain were fired up and started making snow Sunday night. By Tuesday, there was a layer of snow covering...
November 12, 2014 - 2:02pm
November 4, 2014
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
September 22, 2014
Frazee to be named Trail Town, hikes offered on Sept. 27 to celebrate
Join the celebration on Saturday, Sept. 27, as Frazee becomes an ofﬁcial Trail Town on the North Country National Scenic Trail. Joining communities as far-spread and diverse as Canastota, N.Y., Dayton, Ohio, and Solon Springs, Wis., Frazee has earned official status...
September 22, 2014 - 9:54am
Maplewood State Park highlights fall colors
Maplewood State Park is celebrating the fall color season. The park’s 9,250 acres are known for its hardwood trees including the...
September 22, 2014 - 9:47am
September 16, 2014
Early Fall Color
Fall colors are beginning to show up at Maplewood State Park. Photos by Roger Haglund of Moorhead. Meteorologist John Wheeler ...
September 16, 2014 - 10:05am