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$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Perham's Deconcini, Beachy, crowned Homecoming king and queen
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Riders crossing N.D. 'cowboy up' for cancer awareness
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Perham volleyball extends streak with home win over Bemidji
Josie Beachy has worked hard to help her team, and herself, grow
Charlotte June Huddleston
James "Jim" S. Lindholm
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
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
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
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
February 26, 2015
Telling a somber truth: ‘Always Lost’ opens at ITOW
The walls of the exhibit room at Perham’s In Their Own Words Veterans Museum, covered with solemn photos and sobering stories, don’t discriminate...
February 26, 2015 - 11:43am
November 14, 2014
Worth the wait: Perham veteran Paul Ceynowa, who witnessed the flag raising at Iwo Jima, is awarded combat medals nearly 70 years later
Paul Ceynowa was one of the first soldiers to step foot on the beach of Iwo Jima during World War II. It was Feb. 19, 1945, the first day...
November 14, 2014 - 10:51am
October 12, 2014
Quilts of Valor comforts veterans
“Twelve hundred quilts!” The announcement silenced chatter in the sewing workroom, and was followed by clapping and celebration. “I...
October 12, 2014 - 8:42pm
May 2, 2014
Area veterans attend ‘Honor Flight’ film screening
The 2012 documentary film, “Honor Flight,” was shown this past Saturday at LB Homes in Fergus Falls. The film, based on the Honor Flight...
May 2, 2014 - 9:31am
November 15, 2013
Letter to the Editor: Perham veterans give praise for a ‘job well done’
VFW Post 4020 and Auxiliary would like to take this opportunity to say ‘thank you’ to the following people: Sandra Weiser-Matthews for organizing the Veterans Day program at Perham High School, the students who took part in the program and the students who showed their respect...
November 15, 2013 - 9:49am
September 26, 2013
Patriot dog teams will be honored this Sunday in DL
Since its inception two years ago, the Patriot Assistance Dogs (PAD) program at Lucky Dog Boarding & Training Center has produced 13 certified service dog/handler teams. On Sunday, eight of those teams will be honored at a special graduation ceremony and awards recognition...
September 26, 2013 - 10:31am
May 29, 2013
Local veterans recount war ‘In Their Own Words
The most important part of a soldier’s training, said In Their Own Words Veterans Museum guest speaker Dr. William Rose, isn’t the conditioning,...
May 29, 2013 - 1:54pm
May 9, 2013
Scout’s project will benefit local veterans
The Perham teen who’s been making military displays for his Eagle Scout Service Project has completed them, and on Monday he presented his...
May 9, 2013 - 4:45pm
April 8, 2013
Veterans of ‘Forgotten War’ remembered at Fargo event
FARGO – Sixty years gone, the Korean War still holds a grip on Sid Erstad. The 85-year-old Ada, Minn., man got to Korea in 1952 and was an...
April 8, 2013 - 2:07pm
July 20, 2012
New memorial in Underwood to honor all area veterans
A new American Legion Veterans Memorial will soon be constructed in Underwood, just north of Farmers State Bank at the Myrt Trudeau/Otto Kester...
July 20, 2012 - 8:00am
May 30, 2012
Saluting our soldiers
A soldier with the Minnesota National Guard out of Moorhead salutes the new Veterans Memorial at Perham Village Cemetery during an unveiling...
May 30, 2012 - 12:10pm
May 6, 2010
Stories of Indian 'Code Talkers' revealed in Smithsonian exhibit at veterans museum
When the United States issued the call to arms in World Wars I and II, American Indians answered as warriors. Some men discovered that words--in...
May 6, 2010 - 12:18pm
A 'Diamond Jubilee' for VFW Post 3289
The "American Century" and the history of the New York Mills Veterans of Foreign Wars Post are closely paralleled. For 75 of the 112 years...
May 6, 2010 - 11:47am
July 24, 2009
Fergus Falls Veterans Home to Break Ground on New Addition
The Minnesota Veterans Home in Fergus Falls will break ground on a 33,000 square foot addition Wednesday, July 29 at 2 p.m. Expansion plans include a 21 bed special care unit, a Veterans Affairs Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) and an expanded dining facility. The $9.5 million...
July 24, 2009 - 6:02pm
May 27, 2009
Thanks to "The Bomb," Okinawa vets survive for Memorial Day in Perham, 64 years later
Veterans of the Battle of Okinawa reunited in Perham for Memorial Day. It was one of the bloodiest battles of World War II, and was a deciding...
May 27, 2009 - 4:03pm