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Perham girl places 3rd in state art contest
Perham student places eighth at Class A State Speech meet
Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
UPDATE: Authorities ID man in fatal New York Mills crash
The PHS groundbreaking will make history
Fargo South baseball player with Down syndrome gets varsity hit
Lakes Area Penguin Swimmers Registration
Three straight conference wins for Perham boys golf
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lyle William Hughes
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Papacito's expanding into Detroit Lakes
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
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
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
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
March 4, 2015
Board hears budget and enrollment projections
After years of operating on a deficit, the Perham-Dent School District’s budgets for seem to be mostly written in black ink. Kristi Werner, the district’s business manager, presented a revised budget for 2014-2015 and a preliminary budget for the 2015-2016 year. For the...
March 4, 2015 - 4:02pm
December 8, 2014
Public’s help sought to locate stolen trailer
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public to keep an eye out for a trailer that was stolen from a rural Dent residence on Sunday. According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, a 2011 enclosed, two-wheel Haulmark brand trailer was taken from a residence...
December 8, 2014 - 3:34pm
October 27, 2014
Plea deal reached in crossbow death
The Detroit Lakes man accused of shooting two arrows into a rural Dent woman with a crossbow, killing her, has entered into a plea agreement. In that agreement, David Lee Stensrud, 58, would plead guilty to second degree murder (with the count of first degree murder dropped)...
October 27, 2014 - 11:47am
August 2, 2014
Region baseball: Full slate of amateur playoff baseball today
PERHAM — The Region 14C amateur baseball tournament moves to Perham after completion of day one play at four respective sites around the region Friday evening. The Lake & Pine South champions Nimrod advanced defeating the New York Mills Millers 8-2 in Menahga. The Hi-10...
August 2, 2014 - 9:50am
July 31, 2014
Perham and Dent to host Region 14C and 16C baseball tournaments
PERHAM — Perham and Dent will host the Region 14C and 16C baseball tournaments over eight days from August 1-9. First round games in the eight-team 14C will be played at four different locations in the first round. Friday, Aug. 1 - all games at 8 p.m. Nimrod Gnats vs....
July 31, 2014 - 3:41pm
July 17, 2014
Speicher repeats at Dent Daze 5k
DENT — For the second straight year, Brady Speicher, of Perham, crossed the finish line first at the Dent Daze 5k. Speicher’s winning...
July 17, 2014 - 3:02pm
December 31, 2013
Four fish house burglaries on Rusch Lake
Four fish houses were the target of recent burglaries on Rusch Lake, north of Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies said padlocks on the doors of each fish house had been cut, allowing the thief or thieves to gain entry inside. The break-ins likely took place Dec. 27...
December 31, 2013 - 12:04pm
December 12, 2013
Dent to host ‘Santa Day’ on Saturday, Dec. 14
Kids will have a chance to visit with Santa in Dent on Saturday. From 10 a.m. until noon, Santa will be available for pictures and visiting with kids at the Dent Community Center. Goodie bags and prizes will be available for kids, with cocoa and cookies for all. The event is...
December 12, 2013 - 12:53pm
December 9, 2013
Fire destroys home at Rocky's Resort
A fire has destroyed a house at a rural resort near Dent. Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputy S.L. Brandner said the sheriff’s department...
December 9, 2013 - 10:20am
November 25, 2013
Dent couple takes first place at international syrup competition
A pair of Dent maple syrup makers celebrated a sweet victory at this year’s international maple syrup competition. Stu and Corinne Peterson,...
November 25, 2013 - 2:36pm
Dent hits a home run with new ballpark playground
Kids in Dent have a nice new place to slide, climb and monkey around. After two years of fundraising, the Dent Community Club has installed...
November 25, 2013 - 2:31pm
September 4, 2013
Local kids take 15th at national Junior Bible Quiz
Two young brothers from Dent have made an impressive showing at the 2013 National Junior Bible Quiz competition. Caleb and David Blomberg, as...
September 4, 2013 - 1:04pm
August 1, 2013
Perham, Dent UMC welcome new minister
“When you look at the positions I’ve held, people might say, ‘Gee, you’ve had a lot of different jobs,’ and I say I’ve had one job my whole life: I’ve been a teacher my whole life – I just keep changing the subjects I’ve been teaching about,” said Jerry Bass, the...
August 1, 2013 - 3:21pm
Dent man gets jail for vehicle negligence
Christopher Stephen McIlvain, 35, of Dent, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on July 24 following a gross misdemeanor conviction of operating a vehicle with negligence while under the influence of alcohol. His conviction follows an incident that took place June...
August 1, 2013 - 12:40pm
New camp helps kids ‘Feed the Fish’
It’s said that every amateur angler will at first “feed the fish” by losing their worms in the water before learning how to reel one in...
August 1, 2013 - 12:01pm