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Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store saved
March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
Gun control rally at Minn. Capitol draws unexpected crowd
Second half surge lifts DGF over Perham
Familiar foe awaits Perham at Class AA Championships
Pelican Rapids holds off Perham in conference clash
Yellowjackets post best score of the season at championships
Old Scandinavian pastime of kicksledding makes a return at Minn. preserve
Donald J. Sweere
Donald J. Sweere
Dennis William Stanford
Mary Joanne Lischke
Joshua Matthew Karsnia
Supporting Denny McNamara
Carignan makes dean's list at Normandale Community College
Elsa Jean Halonen
Cold weather: The job must go on
Good timing helps couple land chiropractic clinic in Perham
All Creatures Vet Clinic offering boarding and grooming in Otter Tail
Halvorson of Perham Health certified in MHA trustee certification program
Forrest Briard farm Minnesota earns water quality certification
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
Area students make dean's list at Concordia College
Molly West will replace Alexandra Koes as Miss Heart of the Lakes 2018
Maplewood State Park offers candlelight ski event Feb. 24
One in four students using tobacco products
Column: Do things differently when growing old
Ask A Trooper: What goes into a inclement weather car kit?
Ask A Trooper: Why are the uniforms maroon?
Miller column: Newspaper's open forum important
Art For Lunch program debuts Feb. 1
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 25 edition
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
'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
Perham-Dent School District
October 27, 2016
Perham grad Emily Dreyer called 'extreme go-getter'
Emily Dreyer is just one of six women featured in the 2016 edition of Luminous, which highlights some of the movers and the shakers in Perham....
October 27, 2016 - 9:56am
Perham graduate is called an 'Extreme go-getter'
It's a good thing Emily Dreyer likes to be busy, because she's had a whirlwind year. Last fall, the Perham grad and former Associate Director...
October 27, 2016 - 9:34am
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