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Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
AgweekTV: Show Goats
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Perham shuts down Pelican Rapids for 14th straight win
Jackets defense shuts down Frazee Girls
Saints punter wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen's hometown
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Colton Norbert Benke
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
Oscar James Buchanan
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
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
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
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
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
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
July 2, 2015
Fourth of July tradition continues at Krueger Field
The annual Fourth of July baseball game and fireworks display returns on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. when the Perham Pirates play host to the Dent Wildcats. “We have been hosting this annual game with a local opponent for 40-years or so,” Krueger Field’s Bob Schepper said. “It’s...
July 2, 2015 - 3:54pm
June 18, 2015
East Silent Lake Resort celebrates 100 years
With roots dating back to 1915, East Silent Lake Resort shows no signs of slowing down at the spry young age of 100. Nick Leonard, owner...
June 18, 2015 - 12:41pm
May 30, 2015
Two people hurt in crash near Dent
Dent-Two people are hurt after a crash west of Dent. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Department says 68-year-old Richard Swanson of Dent was heading west on Highway 108 when he stopped for ducks in the road. An SUV driven by 43-year-old Nicole Rydell of Perham then rear ended...
May 30, 2015 - 8:23pm
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 11, 2015
Perham-Dent Schools bond vote tomorrow
Polling locations for the Perham-Dent School bond referendum will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12. The question on the ballot...
May 11, 2015 - 11:19am
May 4, 2015
Is bracelet found in landfill evidence of love everlasting?
True love stories have a way of transcending time, circumstances and even death. Donald Reiten of rural Dent thought his love story...
May 4, 2015 - 1:49pm
April 27, 2015
Woman accused of hitting 6-year-old boy with ATV in Dent makes first court appearance
Dent, MN (WDAY TV) – The woman accused of running over a 6-year-old boy with an ATV made her first court appearance today. Abigail...
April 27, 2015 - 1:43pm
March 18, 2015
Dent family wants further charges for ATV driver who hit child, fled
Dent family is looking for answers after their son was allegedly run over by a person on a four wheeler who drove off without stopping. Six-year-old Jaxn Heintzelman sustained minor injuries, but his family says it could have been a lot worse and that they want the...
March 18, 2015 - 10:43am
March 6, 2015
Stuck on you: Maple syrup a super sweet pastime
He thought he was in line for relaxing days, out enjoying wildlife on his newly acquired 190 acres of land nestled against Star Lake. Stu Peterson...
March 6, 2015 - 1:16pm
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.
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