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118 trees relocated from middle school to site of new high school
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Otter Tail County man died of natural causes
OTC crash causes serious injury; woman transported to Fargo hospital
State House, Sentate candidates meet in OT county forum
Otters rush past Perham in regular season finale
Perham/NYM swimmers add to its section total
Perham Cross Country closes out with sweep
Yellowjackets capture HOL Title
Perham football rolls over Roseau
Ronald Allen Anderson
Patricia "Pat" Freeman
Alex Nick Guck
Alex Nick Guck
Julia "Judy" Curtis
Teaching at St. Henry's 'like a homecoming' for this Perham grad
'A lifelong experience': For the Hendrickx family, 4-H is a cherished tradition
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Perham's Therouxs sell Birds, Blossoms and Beyond to Lakes Country Landscaping
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
Perham-Dent School District
September 7, 2016
Perham grad comes home to embark on new career
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
June 16, 2016
Throwing the first dirt: Kids take part in HOTL groundbreaking ceremony
Perham-Dent School District leaders, teachers, students and city officials were on hand Tuesday, June 14, for a the historic groundbreaking ceremony...
June 16, 2016 - 1:13pm
May 12, 2016
Perham veterans to visit national war memorials
Honor Flights are memorable trips for the veterans who have served in past and present wars and is a once-in-a-lifetime trip for veterans. The...
May 12, 2016 - 11:21am
December 18, 2015
District earns ‘clean audit’
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District’s accounting of its finances, reviewed by an auditing company, is in compliance with general accounting practices and no major infractions were identified, according to Matt Laughlin with Brady Martz Certified Public Accounts and Consultants,...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
December 10, 2015
Perham-Dent referendum vote formalized, Truth in Taxation meeting set
The Perham-Dent School District passed a resolution Wednesday morning certifying passage of the school referendum vote, which is merely a formality of the voting process, according to district business manager, Kristi Werner. The school board reviewed the voting machine tapes from...
December 10, 2015 - 3:00pm
Relief over deadline extension
The Perham-Dent School District, along with other schools that offer dual enrollment, got a break in November when the national Higher Learning Commission extended the compliance date, from 2017 to 2022, for high school instructors to get a master’s degree for the college-level...
December 10, 2015 - 2:24pm
December 3, 2015
Many folks contributed to election
To all who helped the Perham-Dent School District referendum pass, a hearty thank you. The voters were the key players last Tuesday, of course, but there were so many who had a hand in the election. Obviously, the committee who gave of their time, energy and talents deserve a big...
December 3, 2015 - 1:28pm
November 24, 2015
Voters to decide Perham-Dent’s future: Polls open now
Voters will be asked to decide a Perham-Dent School District building referendum today, Nov. 24, at several voting locations in Perham, Ottertail...
November 24, 2015 - 3:42pm
November 4, 2015
An overview of the referendum
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District is planning a second building referendum Nov. 24, at a cost of $45.27 million, to upgrade a couple of...
November 4, 2015 - 1:24pm
October 22, 2015
Referendum information online
Perham-As the Perham-Dent School District prepares for a second referendum vote, district officials announced the website now has a link on it with more information for voters. “The website went live with referendum information,” and the direct mailer went out to district residents...
October 22, 2015 - 3:47pm
July 6, 2014
School parking lots to be sealcoated
Three parking lots of Perham-Dent School District buildings will be sealcoated this summer. Rather than completely redoing or overlaying the lots, a sealcoat of oil and pea rock will be applied at Heart of the Lakes Elementary, Prairie Wind Middle School and the bus corral...
July 6, 2014 - 9:37am
July 4, 2014
Classrooms full at HOTL; another section added to keep class sizes low
Depending on choice of words, Heart of the Lakes Elementary School might feel a bit more cozy, or cramped, come next school year. At its regular June meeting, the Perham-Dent School Board voted to add an additional class for first grade students in order to maintain smaller class...
July 4, 2014 - 4:32pm
‘Our kids deserve way better’: Task force holds first meeting, tours PHS
A grand total of 13 parents, educators and community members attended the first Perham-Dent School District task force meeting on June 25. Those who attended toured Perham High School from top to bottom in order to get a feel for the building’s condition and possible work...
July 4, 2014 - 1:29am
MN closes ‘donut hole’ in school funding: Could mean $580K in new revenue for Perham-Dent
Minnesota legislators have closed a ‘donut hole’ in education funding, and it could mean $580,000 in new money for the Perham-Dent School District. Governor Mark Dayton signed the new funding option into law with this session’s omnibus tax bill on March 21. The bill, among...
April 4, 2014 - 3:00pm
March 7, 2014
School cancelled for Perham-Dent
Due to icy road conditions, there will be no school today, (Friday, March 7) for Perham-Dent Schools.
March 7, 2014 - 10:38am