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Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Kids who offend: Hundreds of juveniles from Wadena sent to Moorhead facility yearly
City budget, tax levy increase of 6.58 percent approved
Treasure trove of love: Jewel prompts Free Adoption Day Saturday at DL’s Humane Society
Dayton picks Lt. Gov. Smith for U.S. Senate
Yellowjackets roll in home opener
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Roy Allen Weber
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in Perham schools
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
October 8, 2012
Second meningitis case found in Minnesota
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has identified a second meningitis case in a patient treated with injectable steroids from a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts. Like the first case, the new case involves a woman in her forties who was evaluated after having possible symptoms...
October 8, 2012 - 4:15pm
October 4, 2012
PACC workshop will focus on quality of life at any age
The Perham Area Community Center is offering a workshop called, "How to stay young the first 100 years." The workshop will be held at the PACC on Wednesday, Oct. 10 at 10 a.m. The average life span today is 77.6 years and growing. Statistics show that by the year 2050 there will...
October 4, 2012 - 4:40pm
October 2, 2012
'Alzheimer's Illustrated' on display in D.L.
Their names are printed on the "wrong" side of the fabric, where the color is muted, the pattern faded. It's not an accident.
October 2, 2012 - 8:00am
September 27, 2012
763 kids get backpacks through Stuff the Bus
Volunteers came together from all around Otter Tail County on Aug. 7 to accept donations of school supplies for the annual Stuff the Bus campaign. The goal of this program is to ensure that as many children in the county as possible can start off their school year feeling prepared...
September 27, 2012 - 3:09pm
Perham woman takes the fight against cancer to Washington, D.C.
Last week, Robianne Schultz from Perham traveled to Washington, D.C., to represent cancer patients and survivors from the East Otter Tail County...
September 27, 2012 - 2:52pm
September 22, 2012
Women's Health and Fitness Day to be held at the PACC
On Wednesday, Sept. 26, the Perham Area Community Center will celebrate National Women's Health & Fitness Day. An estimated 100,000 women of all ages will participate in health and fitness events at more than 1,400 community locations across the country as part of this year's e...
September 22, 2012 - 7:30am
August 12, 2012
Northland mosquitoes carry fatal disease
BRIMSON, Minn. - Vince Nelson placed a net full of mosquitoes into a cooler, closed the lid and checked off on his clipboard exactly where they came from. It was one of dozens of batches of bugs he's collected in the north woods this summer and packed off to a University of Minnesota...
August 12, 2012 - 7:35am
July 17, 2012
Anti-pesticide movement gaining ground in Lakes Country (VIDEO)
Frazee, MN (WDAY TV) - People in Lakes Country say they've had enough. They say pesticides from farm fields keep making them sick. They've part of an anti-pesticide movement that is gaining momentum. Their goal is showing the possible dangers of the air we breathe. Norma Smith -...
July 17, 2012 - 12:49pm
July 13, 2012
County to go smoke free
Starting Jan. 1, 2013, Otter Tail County buildings, grounds and vehicles will be smoke free. The new policy, approved by the county board of commissioners, will apply to county employees, visitors, contractors and others. County Wellness Coordinator, Janet Lindberg, presented a...
July 13, 2012 - 8:00am
February 15, 2012
ER patient charged with making up story
A man in the emergency room of a Wadena hospital claimed he had been assaulted by two Hispanic men and one black man. Police said he made up the story to get prescription drugs. Scott Michael Lowers, 36, was charged with attempt to commit a fifth-degree controlled substance crime...
February 15, 2012 - 11:54am
February 8, 2012
Not so common commute
Last year, the top speed in Jeremy Neuerburg's commute to work was 42 mph. That would be pretty slow in a car, but on a bicycle it's a different...
February 8, 2012 - 3:43pm
January 26, 2012
Celebrating mentors who guide, nurture along the way
This January marks the eleventh anniversary of National Mentoring Month, and today, Jan. 26, has been nationally proclaimed "Thank a Mentor Day." Mentoring programs throughout the state are celebrating the difference mentors make in the lives of young people. Across the country,...
January 26, 2012 - 1:40pm
January 25, 2012
A family worth fighting for
From the moment Stefanie Hurt gave birth, she looked forward to the experience of being a mom. From where she sat, her near-future schedule...
January 25, 2012 - 12:09pm
December 14, 2011
Crowds flock to Hospital's Open House
Perham Health opened its doors to the public for the first time on Sunday, welcoming swarms of community members to an Open House. The new facility...
December 14, 2011 - 9:02am
October 27, 2011
West Fargo student in critical condition after brain aneurysm
FARGO - A 17-year-old West Fargo High School senior was in critical condition at a Fargo hospital Wednesday after suffering a severe brain aneurysm Tuesday evening. Eleni Wilson collapsed during nightly Drama Club practice at the school, where she and her classmates were preparing...
October 27, 2011 - 10:10am