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BNSF trains rumbling through area communities again
7,500 turkeys die in southwest Minnesota barn fire
Menahga man gets sentenced over 27 years for murder of Park Rapids teen
VIDEO: Train hits pickup near Hawley, authorities search for victims
Perham gymnasts top Becker at home
Perham holds off second half surge
Yellowjacket girls fall at Breckenridge
Sixth ranked wrestlers continue to roll
Perham takes Sertoma Duals
Kicking off Christmas at Cupkie’s
Fate of Perham bakery uncertain
New Oasis convenience store opens
Small Business Saturday makes small impact
Shop Perham Punch Card promotion week one winners announced
Letter to the Editor: This year's musical failed to promote morality
The Prairie Spy: Without study hall, where can kids get into trouble?
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
GALLERY: Parade lights up Perham
A holiday bright spot: Perham’s Parade of Lights
Sandra Dee and Danny Z: Perham Community Musical, ‘Grease,’ rolls on stage this weekend
December 11, 2014
Perham High School students attend We Day
A concert crossed with a youth rally and topped with inspirational speakers: We Day is a celebration for students who have given back to their communities and other communities around the globe. It also encourages them to continue their work. On Nov. 12, a group of 14 students...
news / education
December 11, 2014 - 4:54pm
May 3, 2013
Presenting the past: Former serviceman honors the military through volunteerism
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of feature stories on local volunteers and volunteer opportunities. The series kicked off the week of April 21-27, National Volunteer Week. As a history buff and former serviceman, Ervin Wegscheid finds a lot to love at the In Their...
community / people
May 3, 2013 - 1:17pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Today's youth: Burden, or resource?
As a society, do we view children as a burden or a resource? Unfortunately, I believe we too often, see them as the former. Don't get me wrong. We like them and they are nice to have around but you can't deny it, they ARE expensive. My goodness, if we didn't have to educate them,...
April 3, 2009 - 7:00am
April 2, 2009
Mills students impressive in volunteer effort
(Editor's note: The following article is a first-hand account written by Pam Robinson documenting a day sandbagging with New York Mills High...
April 2, 2009 - 7:00am
April 1, 2009
COLUMN: Salvation Army rocks!
During the flood battle of 2009, an email was circulating around cyberspace. It was from a teenager who volunteered with a sandbag brigade in...
April 1, 2009 - 4:00am
March 26, 2009
Volunteer buses to Moorhead scheduled this evening
Volunteer buses to Moorhead for flood relief work will resume tonight. Buses will leave the Frazee Event Center at 5:00 p.m. and the Detroit Lakes Police Department parking lot at 5:30 p.m. Return buses will leave Moorhead to return home at 9:30 p.m. at the latest. Stops on the...
March 26, 2009 - 2:17pm
March 18, 2009
Volunteer army amassed in Perham...to feed the masses
"...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." "...Chicken, veggies, soy, rice..." Try...
March 18, 2009 - 1:10pm
February 26, 2009
Patriotic quilters, pageant leader, 'music man' earn Perham Leadership, Hall of Fame honors for 2009
Patriotic quilters, a highly regarded music man and a tireless volunteer will be honored April 2 at the annual Perham Hall of Fame and Leadership Award banquet.
February 26, 2009 - 11:49am
October 29, 2008
Middle school students show volunteer spirit
Prairie Wind Middle School students helped one of their own, and the broader community, with two separate projects this fall. The PWMS Student Council and staff collected donations of more than $200 for Cody Jacobson and his family. The family lost virtually everything in a September...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
Turtle Fest '09 preparations underway
Preparations are underway for the 25th Anniversary Turtle Fest celebration - which will be held Wednesday, June 17 through Sunday, June 21, 2009. The volunteer committee is searching for people to help out, especially in the following areas: *Fundraising *Advertising & Promotion *Entertainment/Music...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am