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Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
Weekly police report - June 21 edition
Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'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
May 23, 2018
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
"To improve lives by uniting the caring powers in our community" is the mission statement of United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties and during the early months of 2018, the caring powers of our communities have been working hard on funding our partner programs. United Way received...
May 23, 2018 - 9:57am
May 9, 2018
Stamp Out Hunger campaign takes place May 12
On May 12, the rural and city letter carriers in Otter Tail County will deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes. They will also collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers participating in the 26th annual NALC National Food...
May 9, 2018 - 8:26am
May 4, 2018
United Way Perham Day of Caring is May 8
Help is available for senior citizens, military veterans and people who may have a special circumstance that prevents them from doing their yard work in the Perham area. Day of Caring is a mobilization of volunteers to celebrate the spirit of giving through service by providing a...
May 4, 2018 - 9:08am
April 9, 2018
Little Black Dress Black Tie affair on tap April 19
Women's Leadership Council's Little Black Dress Black Tie Affair is to be held Thursday, April 19 at Bigwood Event Center in Fergus Falls. This year's honoree is John Helland. Helland is a retired Fergus Falls educator whose lifelong commitment to literacy has enriched lives, young...
April 9, 2018 - 1:52pm
February 26, 2018
Friends of Friends benefit nets $84,553
The tenth annual Friends-of-Friends Fighting Hunger event was a grand success. Held at Thumper Pond, nearly 170 guests joined together to support...
February 26, 2018 - 11:30am
February 25, 2018
United Way announces new board leadership
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties welcomed four board members to the organization. Jason Hastings is a resident of Fergus Falls and...
February 25, 2018 - 12:48pm
January 10, 2018
United Way grant opportunity for nonprofits
United Way of Otter Tail & Wadena Counties is now accepting Community Investment grant applications from 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations interested in applying for program funding. Application and guidelines are available on the United Way of Otter Tail & Wadena Counties website:...
January 10, 2018 - 3:16pm
October 30, 2017
Perham Area United Way Campaign Kicks Off With A S35,000 Goal
Volunteers, non-profit program managers and donors were on-hand to help United Way of Otter Tail & Wadena counties kick off the Perham Area United...
October 30, 2017 - 3:00pm
September 17, 2016
Francis takes reins of UW events coordinator in Perham
Alison Francis started as the new Volunteer Events Coordinator for United Way in Perham on June 13, after Christi Stoll stepped down to take...
September 17, 2016 - 10:50am
August 25, 2016
Stoll leaves United Way
A familiar helping face among local charitable organizations has stepped down from one nonprofit to lead another. Christi Stoll, who has served...
August 25, 2016 - 10:47am
August 18, 2016
Another successful year for Stuff the Bus
The annual Stuff the Bus event, held Aug. 9 in Perham, garnered enough donations to provide about 200 area kids with needed school supplies,...
August 18, 2016 - 8:58am
July 14, 2016
Perham city and township agree to share road project
A road work bid was approved for 450th and 11th avenues, at the town line between the city of Perham and the township of Perham at the Perham city council meeting Monday night, July 11.. The two share streets with each other, and an agreement states both parties must be in agreement...
July 14, 2016 - 12:34pm
December 23, 2015
Debbie's Digest: Hundreds benefit from United Way
Over the years, I have been an avid supporter of the United Way and all the people it helps through its partner organizations. The United Way takes my donation and the donations of hundreds of others, collects it and then disperses those donations to more than 19 other organizations...
December 23, 2015 - 12:48pm