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What’s that? Underfoot mural underway
Mills VFW features ceiling photo overlays
New dog virus found in Detroit Lakes
Dangerous mold forces family from Becker County home
Benefit to be held for Perham graduate
Yellowjacket girls golf advances to section finals
Steady pressure propels Yellowjackets past Pelican Rapids
Yellowjackets sweep sub-section 22 meet
'Jackets win HOL title: Five Yellowjackets earn all-conference honors
Yellowjacket softball finishes the season against Barnseville, Thief River Falls
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Births for 5-14
Engagement: Schik- Maijala
Births this week
Birth: Marcel Robert Karley Myers
Adult day services available now through Perham Living
Cousin’s foolproof gas
Recognizing those who serve
Remember Law Enforcement Week
Response to Franson
Making progress in senior funding
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day Events
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
April 22, 2015
WDC teacher charged with sexually assaulting student
Wadena-Deer Creek social studies teacher is charged with molesting a student at his Henning home last week after paying her to clean cabins. Brian Kenneth Maki, 58, of Henning, was charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct - position of authority - Tuesday,...
news / local
April 22, 2015 - 4:22pm
January 23, 2015
‘Art’ of the matter: Retired teacher, Marlene Johnson, keeps art alive in HOTL classrooms
Once a month, Marlene Johnson wheels her cart full of paper, pencils, books and other supplies into classrooms at Heart of the Lakes Elementary, and takes charge. It’s time for an art lesson. “All the teachers do wonderful projects with their kids, but art instruction needs...
news / education
January 23, 2015 - 2:24pm
November 26, 2014
WDC rallies around student, coach diagnosed with cancer
Wadena-Deer Creek students are making a difference in a fellow student's life. The WDC Student Council is organizing several fundraisers to help with medical and travel expenses for senior Ian Crandall, 17, who was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer late this summer. ...
November 26, 2014 - 10:47am
September 29, 2014
Meet Your Teacher: Katelyn Wadewitz
This is the third in a series of stories introducing new teachers who have joined the Perham-Dent Public School District. Katelyn Wadewitz joined the Perham-Dent School District last Tuesday as Heart of the Lakes Elementary School’s newest kindergarten teacher. Wadewitz...
news / education
September 29, 2014 - 8:00am
March 18, 2009
Radniecki named NYM 'Teacher of the Year'
Each year, Education Minnesota members nominate a teacher in New York Mills they feel is deserving of Teacher of the Year honors. The nominations...
March 18, 2009 - 2:19pm
February 23, 2009
Perham's Irvine nominated for state 'Teacher of the Year
Perham Social Studies teacher Tricia Irvine was among 101 teachers selected as a candidate for the distinction of 'Minnesota Teacher of the Year.' Although she did not make the semifinalist list, Irvine says she found the nomination by a colleague of hers to be both "humbling and...
February 23, 2009 - 3:44pm
December 17, 2008
Teacher 'buy-outs' a partial solution to budget woes?
The Perham-Dent School Board went behind closed doors Dec. 10 to talk strategy regarding the upcoming teacher salary negotiations. "Buying out" higher paid, veteran teachers, was one of the topics for the closed meeting. Another two-year contract will be on the bargaining table...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
He's a teacher and longtime supporter of schools--but he says 'no' to levy hike
It is a dilemma for him, but retired teacher Roger Vettleson will be voting 'no' on the levy referendum for the Perham-Dent schools. For Vettleson, who taught in the Moorhead school system and retired to the Perham area, his property taxes will rise $800 a year if the levy passes--this...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am