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Freezing Rain Advisory Through This Evening
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
A ‘victory’ for new development
Kids give to kids: Area students make donation to local wish-granting group
Local hunter gets rare deer
Beseman signs National Letter of Intent to Sioux Falls
Murphy finishes career with fourth straight State Meet
Morris named National Co-Coach of the Year
Big Buck Contest
A look at Detroit Mountain
Arctic Cat names Metz as new CEO
Jaycees raise $750 for the food shelf
Update: Owner of destroyed County 17 Bar & Grill talks about loss
WE Fest sold to East Coast media company
Sandra Dee and Danny Z: Perham Community Musical, ‘Grease,’ rolls on stage this weekend
FOCUS Christmas Bazaar fills up PACC
Veteran’s Day: Remember and honor our veterans
Facts about Halloween
Candy is dandy but give-backs save kids’ teeth
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