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US Capitol tree taken down in northern Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Man sentenced for assaulting officer
From LUMINOUS: The Kit Masters matriarch
MNsure mishandled marketing money, audit finds
McFadden noisy, Franken quiet as Senate campaign winds down
Young Yellowjackets hope to leave their mark at State
Girls team preps for 12th straight State Championship Meet
Yellowjackets third at Mid-State Meet
Perham advances to Section 8AA Championship
Perham advances with win over Barnesville
DELORES MARY TWEET
MARY ANNA "SKIP" FICK
VIOLET ESTER LOERZEL
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Groomed for success: Country Paws and Claws opens in Ottertail
Perham Oasis to open ahead of schedule
All in All in Frazee set to open in style
Baking up a new business: Prospective owner seeks community support to bring a bakery back to downtown Perham
'Everywhere is beautiful’: Ukrainian man is enjoying his time in the Perham area as part of Global Workforce program
VIDEO: Gourd almighty! Ottertail's Pumpkin Festival
The PACC celebrates 25 years
Ottertail’s 14th annual Pumpkin Festival
A festival to fall for: Perham’s Harvest Fest will offer fun for families, this Saturday
Sit, Stay, SMILE!
September 11, 2009
The Traveling Wall in Mills this weekend
community / news
September 11, 2009 - 2:32pm
September 9, 2009
A record-smashing Turtle Race pace
The record-breaking success of the weekly Turtle Races is yet another indicator that suggests that Perham is withstanding the economic downturn. In 2009, the Perham International Turtle Races, which concluded with the final event Aug. 26, saw records broke for attendance on a weekly...
September 9, 2009 - 1:53pm
August 27, 2009
Finn Creek Summer Folk Festival
Keeping the Finnish traditions alive is the overall theme of Finn Creek. The annual summer folk festival celebrates the local heritage during...
August 27, 2009 - 10:35am
August 19, 2009
Stepping back in time
August 19, 2009 - 4:13pm
Heritage Fest flower show winners listed
Lady Slipper Garden Club had a flower show August 15 as part of the Heritage Festival. There were 148 exhibits and 14 exhibitors taking part.
August 19, 2009 - 4:00pm
August 13, 2009
Otter Fest 2009 draws record turnout
Despite overcast skies and a cooler than average summer day, this year's annual Otter Fest city celebration on August 8 brought out a record crowd. Families flanked the city's streets well before the parade was set to take off down Ottertail's main drag. As people set up their stations...
August 13, 2009 - 7:00am
July 31, 2009
Free admission boosts 2009 EOT fair success
It was a "free-for-all" at the East Otter Tail County Fair July 23-26, and based on preliminary numbers - it was a success. This is the first...
July 31, 2009 - 7:00am
July 29, 2009
Native American Pow Wow is new two-day feature for Heritage Fest
Plans are becoming finalized for the August 15-16 Heritage Fest. The main feature this year is a Native American Pow Wow. Pow Wow coordinator Dennis Hisgun is the same person who does the White Earth and Mahnomen Pow Wow. He is very experience in putting on these events. He...
July 29, 2009 - 1:21pm
July 23, 2009
The East Otter Tail County Fair has become a "free" fair. No admission will be charged at the gate for the July 23-26 event. There will be admission charges for the special grandstand events, however, including the Thursday and Sunday Demolition Derbies; and the Saturday Tractor...
July 23, 2009 - 10:22am
Take the 'green' pledge at the East Otter Tail Fair
Visitors at the Perham fair who check out the Otter Tail County Solid Waste Department booth may find themselves signing their life away--to a "greener" lifestyle. Reduce, reuse and recycle will be promoted with a special reusable bag giveaway, according to Jess Steinbrenner, public...
July 23, 2009 - 10:18am
July 15, 2009
East Otter Tail fair gears up for July 23-26
These aren't the best of times in the county fair business. There are a number of fairs that are basically in bankruptcy, and other fairs are consolidating with neighboring counties, said East Otter Tail County Fair board member Dr. Bill Rose. But by most measures, the EOT fair...
July 15, 2009 - 1:31pm
July 9, 2009
Baseball legend Jacobson honored in 'Down Memory Lane'
The "Walk Down Memory Lane" and "New York Mills...
July 9, 2009 - 11:28am
July 8, 2009
Visitors revel in 125th activities
It was a white and neon green '97 Cavalier that caught Don Jorgenson's eye as he scanned the dozens of cars lined up for the Main Street car show. Jorgenson brought his own '53 Ford Custom Line to Saturday's car show in Mills, and said it received quite a bit of attention, despite...
July 8, 2009 - 4:29pm
Picnic in the park tops off weekend celebration
Jim and Clara Thompson of New York Mills were spotted at nearly every event over the weekend, smiling and visiting, as they took full advantage...
July 8, 2009 - 4:09pm
Mills celebrates 125 years in style
Saturday's opening of the time capsule in Central Park did not hold any of the cafe's secret pie recipes or the bakery's apple fritters, but...
news / local
July 8, 2009 - 3:52pm