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Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Minn. college student remains missing
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
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
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
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
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
September 17, 2016
Francis takes reins of UW events coordinator in Perham
Alison Francis started as the new Volunteer Events Coordinator for United Way in Perham on June 13, after Christi Stoll stepped down to take...
September 17, 2016 - 10:50am
August 25, 2016
Stoll leaves United Way
A familiar helping face among local charitable organizations has stepped down from one nonprofit to lead another. Christi Stoll, who has served...
August 25, 2016 - 10:47am
April 28, 2016
Deadline for new Angel Of Hope memory blocks set
Each spring and fall new memory blocks are added to Perham's Angel of Hope Memorial Park, which honors children of all ages who have died. The...
April 28, 2016 - 11:37am
August 7, 2015
Perham Express in need of repair and home
Winding through historic downtown Perham, the decades-old Perham Express finds itself on a new path of late – a path in search of a permanent...
August 7, 2015 - 10:22am
July 30, 2015
Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
They may not have had a personal connection to the area, but that didn’t keep youth from across the United States from flocking to the lakes...
July 30, 2015 - 4:15pm
July 6, 2015
Sheriff's Posse lends the law a hand
On foot, four-wheeler and horseback, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Posse has assisted local law enforcement for almost 50 years. Comprised...
July 6, 2015 - 10:56am
July 3, 2015
‘He’s done wonderful things’ Jim Braun: A driving force behind the local Relay for Life
Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series of feature stories on local 'Heroes of Hope,' leading up to this year's East Otter Tail...
July 3, 2015 - 10:58am
June 25, 2015
'Any job that needs doing, she's there': Judy Kunza is a friendly, familiar face in the fight against cancer
Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series of feature stories on local 'Heroes of Hope,' leading up to this year's East Otter Tail...
June 25, 2015 - 11:14am
June 18, 2015
Adopt a Highway volunteers benefit state pocketbook and local scenery
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of stories about opportunities around the Perham area for residents of all ages and abilities...
June 18, 2015 - 3:15pm
June 11, 2015
Food Shelf a space of both generosity and relationships
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories about opportunities around the Perham area for residents of all ages and abilities...
June 11, 2015 - 4:45pm
June 4, 2015
Perham group brings hope to Guatemala
In April, 14 volunteers from the Perham and New York Mills area made a week-long trek to Antigua, Guatemala for a mission trip sponsored by Calvary...
June 4, 2015 - 9:01am
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...
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...
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