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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
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
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
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
March 26, 2009
Three charged with stalking snowmobilers
Three area men face stalking and harassment charges after allegedly following two 18-year-olds who were on snowmobiles. Eric Halan Samuelson, 21, of Parkers Prairie, Tyler David Schwartz, 18, of Bluffton, and Joshua Jon Kern, 18, of Wadena, were each charged this month in Wadena...
March 26, 2009 - 2:15pm
January 29, 2009
New look-inside and out-at Farmers & Merchants bank
Farmers & Merchants State Bank of New York Mills is taking on a new look with a remodel, consisting primarily of interior upgrades with some...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 15, 2009
Visiting artist to work with Elders' Home staff, residents
Minneapolis choreographer Galen Treuer is co-artistic director of Live Action Set, an exciting young theater company in the process of creating...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
TO THE EDITOR: NYM school has long history of working with service co-op
To the editor: The bipartisan proposal presented by Governor Pawlenty that schools cut costs by combining their purchasing power to obtain goods and services is not a new idea to area school districts. The New York Mills Public School district has been combining purchasing power...
January 15, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Ballroom event with 'Doc and the Scrubs' Jan. 17 at PACC
The Perham Area Community Center and the members of the nationally recognized Healthways SilverSneakers Fitness Program, will be hosting a benefit dance for Perham's Promise (a non-profit organization that works with children of all ages and their families) on January 17, at the PACC...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 3, 2009
Leading the way to higher learning in physics, science, engineering--with mini race cars
The halls of the Perham Prairie Wind Middle School were transformed into a racetrack earlier this year. The cars are powered by CO2 cartridges,...
January 3, 2009 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Time to move on......with bipartisan spirit
Your editorial comments of November 6, 2008 entitled "McCain's dignity" were very appropriate given the length and passion of the campaign and the outcome of the election. Now we need to move on; we need to start working on those problems we have let slide. It is only the "shriekers"...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
'Dinner with a Sinner'
The public is invited to a special "Dinner with a Sinner" at Northwoods Church on Wednesday, October 29, beginning at 6 p.m. There is a dinner that will be served with dessert. With the dinner a special "sinner" guest will be there being interviewed. The event will be much like...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Why the levy?
"This is the only tax you have control over. The money stays right here." That's how Perham-Dent School Board member Dan Nodsle described the school levy referendum, which will collect about .35 to .75 cents a day from property tax payers. All of that money will be collected,...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Learning social responsibility
A valuable lesson in social responsibility was learned by St. Henry's Area School students, who donated more than $1,400 to charity. The entire student body of nearly 100 gathered Oct. 10 for a ceremony and presentation of checks to five different charities. The money was raised...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
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
September 24, 2008
Kids coping with trauma
Otter Tail County CARE (Children Are the Responsibility of Everyone) Committee presents, Trauma and Children: How Parents and Other Adults Can Help Children, Cope with Traumatic Events by Anne Gearity, PHD, on Thursday, October 2, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at A Center For The Arts. Most...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
September 17, 2008
Positive Parenting: Free family night at Perham elementary Oct. 2
'Positive Parenting: Laugh and Learn with Corwin Kronenberg' will be a free presentation open to all parents and community members. The free Corwin Kronenberg presentation for parents will be held on Thursday, October 2, from 6:00 - 7:30, in the Heart of the Lakes Elementary School...
September 17, 2008 - 12:00am
Perham school bus in accident, no injuries reported
A busload of Perham school students and a vehicle were in an accident on a city street in northwest Perham Feb. 14. The school bus, driven by Dorothy Marie Glander, was driving north on 8th Ave. when it was struck by a westbound vehicle driven by Bethel May Wasche. An ambulance...
February 17, 2008 - 12:00am