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Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
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