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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
Births this week
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Births this week
Births this week
New storage facility comes to Main Street in Perham
In the Write Zone
Things happen for a reason, not always happy reasons
Survival of the fittest: immigrating to Minnesota
St. Urho Finnish Wife Carrying Contest a head scratcher of a tradition
Cherry picking: A metaphor for life, and more importantly, pie
February 22, 2013
Perham gymnasts finish fourth, New Prague state champs
MINNEAPOLIS - For the second straight season, the Perham Yellowjackets finished in fourth place at the State Class A Gymnastics Meet Friday afternoon. Perham...
February 22, 2013 - 6:32pm
February 21, 2013
Excited Perham gymnasts ready for state meet
PERHAM -- This weekend Perham makes its 11th consecutive trip to the Minnesota Class A State Gymnastics Meet at the University of Minnesota and...
February 21, 2013 - 7:26am
February 20, 2013
Berby, DeConcini to play in Bantam A regional tournament
Perham's Tyler Berby and Jack DeConcini, members of the Detroit Lakes Bantam A team will be playing in the Regional tournament in Anoka after DL won the District 15 championship 4-2 over Alexandria. The Lakers also defeated Fergus Falls 6-1. Detroit Lakes will be the District 15...
February 20, 2013 - 3:18pm
Section 6A Girls Basketball playoff seeding announced
The No. 6-seeded New York Mills Eagles will take on No. 3 Norman County West in Halstad Thursday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. The winner will advance to the North Subsection quarterfinals, likely, against the No. 2 seed Lake Park-Audubon. The Raiders will play the winner of one of the two...
February 20, 2013 - 11:26am
February 19, 2013
Boys Basketball: Perham cruises to 61-33 victory over Pequot Lakes
PERHAM -- Eight different Yellowjackets scored in the first half as Perham put away Pequot Lakes early in a 61-33 Section 8AA victory Tuesday evening. Perham led 15-8 before going on an 11-0 run to a 26-8 cushion. Eli Beachy scored seven of his first half leading 10 points during...
February 19, 2013 - 9:06pm
State 2A wrestling seeds announced
The seeds and match-ups have been announced for the 2013 Class 2A State wrestling team tournament, which will take begin at 9 a.m., Thursday,...
February 19, 2013 - 9:40am
Updated: Perham girls basketball at D-G-F canceled
GLYNDON -- Due to a lack of gymnasium availability and schedule conflicts the girls basketball game of Perham at D-G-F, originally scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 19, has been changed from Postponed status to Canceled. The Section 8A individual wrestling tournament is being...
February 19, 2013 - 9:37am
February 18, 2013
Border West ends NY Mills wrestling team season in Section semis
WADENA -- The top seeds played out as expected at the Section 6A wrestling tournament. Top-seeded Barnesville defeated No. 2 Border West handily...
February 18, 2013 - 1:40pm
Girls Basketball: Eagle girls win two of three road games
WAUBUN -- The New York Mills girls basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak and won two of three games on the road last week to improve to 8-12 overall. The Eagles defeated Waubun 61-47 Tuesday behind a huge scoring night by Ellie Rutten. Rutten scored over half the Eagles'...
February 18, 2013 - 1:15pm
Perham's John McEachran to receive Butch Nash Award
John McEachran of Perham will be honored at the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA) 49th Annual Football Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday,...
February 18, 2013 - 12:25pm
Perham wrestlers defend 8AA title Saturday
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- The defending Section 8AA champions and No.
state / sports
February 18, 2013 - 12:22pm
February 16, 2013
Meyer and Martinson lead Perham to 11th straight Section title
PARK RAPIDS - The battle for the Section 8A gymnastics championship was a two-team race between No. 9 Perham and No. 8 Detroit Lakes.
February 16, 2013 - 5:49pm
February 15, 2013
Jackets stomp Rebels; Nuggets clinch HOL title
PERHAM - After losing a bit of swagger suffering back-to-back losses for the only time this season, Perham followed up the Barnesville and Hawley...
February 15, 2013 - 11:41pm
Play bean bags for the Yellowjackets
The Perham Backcourt Club will be holding a bean bag tournament and social night fundraiser this Saturday, Feb. 16 at Whiskey River. A free junior tournament will start at 5 p.m.
sports / entertainment / education / events
February 15, 2013 - 11:35am
NY Mills Elementary wrestling
NEW YORK MILLS The New York Mills Youth Wrestling Tournament was held January 25 at the Sports Center for grades K-6. Trophies were awarded...
February 15, 2013 - 10:46am