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Fair Play: Snapshots from the 2015 East Otter Tail County Fair
Lake improvement districts hold annual meetings, discuss drainage plan
Prepping portables: Temporary classrooms installed at HOTL
Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
Local area students spend week at RYLA camp
Pelican Rapids shuts down Dent
Blake Anderson wins Harrier Half Marathon
Perham’s Allie Doll representing Team USA in Italy
Oakwood Golf Course hosting Pine to Palm qualifier
Blues eliminate Buzz from post-season
John "Buddy" Orville Gleason Jr.
Schornack ~ Mitchell
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New storage facility comes to Main Street in Perham
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Cherry picking: A metaphor for life, and more importantly, pie
May 22, 2014
A soldier gone, but not forgotten
Ronald Dean Fogard of Amor was only 20 years old when he gave his life for his country. The Marine was killed in Vietnam on June 18, 1968...
News / local
May 22, 2014 - 4:26pm
October 24, 2013
Column: How I got sandbag duty in Vietnam
I had some luck on my side, which is how I ended up with a special electronics classification in the Army. That luck did not, however, stop them from sending me to Vietnam. There, attached to a maintenance group which provided support to Army long range recon patrols and to a battalion...
opinion / columns
October 24, 2013 - 11:30am
June 4, 2010
Vietnam vets still haunted by memories
In the dense jungles of Vietnam, fear was everywhere. You heard your enemy before you saw him, and it was often too late. By then you had minor...
June 4, 2010 - 9:25am
May 27, 2009
Traveling Wall schedule of events set
Opening ceremonies for the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall will be held Thursday, June 4 at 11 a.m. the Charles D. Center Post 3289 of New York Mills will provide the Color Guard. The Pledge of Allegiance will be led by the Charles D. Center Ladies Auxiliary 3289 of New York Mills,...
May 27, 2009 - 2:44pm
May 20, 2009
Traveling Wall opens to public June 4 at V.F.W.
On Thursday, June 4 at 11 a.m. the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall will open to the public at VFW Post 3289 in New York Mills. During the four days the traveling wall will be in New York Mills there will be special programs held each day at 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The Wadena Area...
May 20, 2009 - 4:38pm
April 29, 2009
V.F.W. prepares for Vietnam Memorial Wall, June 4-7
For the last several months, many people have been working on plans to bring the Traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall to New York Mills this June. Inspired by a local veteran who was determined to bring "The Wall" to the area, a committee was formed. Together with other VFW members and...
April 29, 2009 - 3:46pm
March 24, 2009
Chili Feed, Auction and Dance to raise money for "The Wall"
On Saturday, April 4, the New York Mills VFW Post 3289 will hold a chili feed, silent auction, and dance to help raise money for the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall coming to the area this June. The chili feed begins at 4 p.m. and a free-will donation is suggested. The silent auction...
March 24, 2009 - 11:45am
March 18, 2009
V.F.W. to bring Vietnam Wall to Mills
Ardner Anderson ran his fingers across a haunting name etched in black granite during a visit to the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall last summer. Anderson...
March 18, 2009 - 2:00pm