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Tuffy's opens $70 million facility
Functional math class breaks ground at PHS
WCCO profiles Perham: City selected for Goin' to the Lake series
Wadena man says estranged brother may have called in human remains report
Perham man wins at local birding event
Boys cross country returns with a lot of experience
East Grand Forks outlasts Perham
High expectations for Perham girls cross country
Area Football Standings and results
Yellowjackets open season with championship rematch
Engagement this week
Births this week
Relay for Life surpasses goal
Births this week
Engagement: Kierzek ~ Greenwood
Corny story: moonshining with Minnesota 13
Care Carnival was a success
Royal laundry woes
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Puppet Pageant, parades and corn
October 9, 2008
Ottertail pleased with water report
A week before their Sept. 18 meeting, several Ottertail city representatives met with Henning Mayor Jim Hermanson to discuss water-related issues for the first six months of 2008. "We were really pleased to find in this last meeting that we actually have a surplus," said councilmember...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
A practical application for school lab work
Water and soil data for the Perham area has been collected for the past 14 years by students at Prairie Wind Middle School. Sampling has been...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Perham water increases by 100 million gallons
In the span of a decade, water use in the city of Perham increased more than 100 million gallons. The data was revealed in a report from Ulteig Engineering, which was approved by the Perham City Council Sept. 24. The water plan was prepared by Ulteig to establish water emergency...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
East Otter Tail Soil-Water District celebrates 50th anniversary
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (EOT SWCD) celebrated 50 years of assisting East Otter Tail County land owners and producers last Wednesday with a Conservation Tour and Picnic. About 35 participants viewed practices, including tree planting practices, with...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
East Otter Tail soil, water district marks 50th anniversary
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a Conservation Tour and picnic on Wednesday, July 23. The tour is scheduled to start at Paul Miller Park in Perham at 9:00 a.m. and take about 3 hours. After the tour...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
Water tower bids come in $400,000 over estimates
Economic factors from around the globe are affecting Main Street Perham--and it isn't only at the gas pump. It will cost $400,000 more than anticipated to build a new, million gallon tank water tower in the city of Perham. Reason: Steel costs have risen 50 percent in less than...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Barely June, and already water issues worry city
It wasn't even June yet, and Perham's municipal water pumps were already straining under the pressure of operating full force, 24-hours-a-day. The recent rain should help, but as of May 28, city public works director Merle Meece was concerned about the city's water supply. Lawn...
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am
May 30, 2008
Water use already running high in Perham
It wasn't even June yet, and Perham's municipal water pumps were already straining under the pressure of operating full force, 24-hour-a-day. It wasn't even June yet, and Perham's municipal water pumps were already straining under the pressure of operating full force, 24-hour-a-day. The...
May 30, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Ottertail water tower slated for checkup
An aging water tower will soon be attended to in Ottertail city. Chris McConn, an environmental engineer with Interstate Engineering, brought up the issue of routine water tower inspections to the city council at the May 15 Ottertail City Council meeting. McConn prepared a list of...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am