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Feedlot expansion hearings held in Otter Tail
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Community meetings set to discuss future of the HUB
Rep. Erin Murphy in New York Mills to learn about child care cooperative
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
Morris named finalist for NHSACA Coach of the Year
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Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
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On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
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Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
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VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
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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
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
November 25, 2017
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
The Vergas Looneys Relay for Life team will present the second annual "A Christmas Gathering" concert and bake sale December 3, from 2-4 pm at the Vergas Event Center. All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society. This year's performers include the Band of Faith. They are a group...
November 25, 2017 - 10:18am
September 14, 2017
Making wishes come true, Dreams for Kids Rally in Perham raises money to help sick kids
Synonyms for the word wish include: hope and will. So when you see the Dreams for Kids Rally ride every September cruising down the byways and...
September 14, 2017 - 11:59am
July 24, 2017
Benefit scheduled for Derek Aitken
Derek Aitken, well-known Perham local and musician, was diagnosed with kidney cancer last February 2016 and had surgery in March 2016. Since then, the cancer has spread to his lungs, liver, brain, and spine. He has just undergone brain surgery and is currently receiving immunotherapy...
July 24, 2017 - 6:12pm
July 21, 2017
'Light up the night'
American Cancer Society members and all other Relay For Life organizers and participants know that cancer doesn't discriminate. Young or old,...
July 21, 2017 - 3:32pm
July 15, 2016
Relay for Life nears goal
With money still coming in, the 21st annual East Otter Tail County Relay for Life committee hopes to reach its $135,000 goal to fund cancer research,...
July 15, 2016 - 10:23am
August 17, 2015
Relay for Life surpasses goal
Fundraising results for the East Otter Tail County Relay for Life have been tallied. For the second year in a row, organizers’ goals were blown away by community involvement and donations. “We reviewed and celebrated our successes!” said EOT Relay chairperson, Lisa Peterson,...
August 17, 2015 - 11:30am
July 21, 2015
VIDEO: Participants of all ages gather for 20th EOT Relay for Life
For the 20th year in a row, cancer-fighters flocked to the Perham High School track on the second Friday of July to celebrate, remember, fight...
July 21, 2015 - 3:14pm
July 10, 2015
Calling all ‘Heroes of Hope’: EOT Relay for Life celebrates 20 years
Elizabeth Huwe firstname.lastname@example.org It all started in 1994, when then-cross country coaches Ron Anderson and Ruth Wegscheid were on a bus home...
July 10, 2015 - 12:25pm
June 25, 2015
Honorary co-chairs for EOT Relay for Life announced
The East Otter Tail Relay for Life has announced the names of their two honorary co-chairs for the 2015 event: Laurine Brauckmann and Larry Wankel. Brauckmann and Wankel, of New York Mills and Perham, respectively, will represent all cancer survivors in the eastern portion of...
June 25, 2015 - 3:36pm
'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
December 19, 2014
Coping with cancer, with community support
He thought it was just a hernia. “I had a lump under my left rib,” explained Ben Holzer, a 58-year-old life-long resident of the Perham...
December 19, 2014 - 1:42pm
July 18, 2014
‘Let’s relay, folks!’
After getting rained out last year, the 19th annual East Otter Tail County Relay for Life went much better this year, according to organizers. “We...
July 18, 2014 - 9:47am
July 8, 2009
Sandwiches help fight cancer
July 8, 2009 - 3:37pm
Friday's Relay for Life: 'Celebrating a history of hope'
From Relay for Life committee East Otter Tail County The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life celebrates its 15th birthday at the Perham High School track on Friday, July 10. This year's theme is "A History of Hope." The organizers of the annual Relay have a full program of...
July 8, 2009 - 3:35pm
March 30, 2009
April 18 benefit planned for Perham's Harriet Mattfeld
Harriet Mattfeld, a longtime resident of Perham and Perham City Council member, has been struggling with cancer. Costs related to this fight are becoming overwhelming for Harriet. To help defray medical costs, a benefit for Harriet has been scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 4 p.m....
March 30, 2009 - 7:00am