June 11 • Two-vehicle crash in private parking lot; no injuries. • Assisted Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office with cattle on the roadway. • Issued verbal warning for no driver's side brake light. June 12 • Perham merchant reported theft of merchandise. • Perham business requested help identifying abandoned vehicle owner. • Assisted Perham residents with property exchange. • Caller requested assistance serving eviction summons. • Perham resident requested assistance with intoxicated family member.
Students named to the spring semester 2018 Dean's List were recently announced by the Office of the Registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston. The U of M Crookston is one of the most respected career-oriented, technology-based universities in the nation. To qualify for a place on the Dean's List, students must complete 12 or more letter-graded (A-F) credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average. The Crookston campus is the online leader in the University of Minnesota system and the only campus providing every full-time student with a laptop computer.
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced its Dean's List for Spring Semester 2018. Students on the Dean's List have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Area students who made the list include: Ottertail Marina Reese Perham Amber Thompson Maria C Lorenson Racole Karels Sydney Karels Vergas Dannah Nephew
Area Minnesota students were among the 3,874 North Dakota State University students to be placed on the spring 2018 dean's list. A student must earn a 3.50 grade point average or higher and be enrolled in at least 12 class credits to qualify for the spring list. Battle Lake Madeline Iversen and Taylor Koefod. Dent Alyssa Lewis and Kathleen Stenger. New York Mills Nicholas Hendrickx, Evan Perala and Eric Wallgren. Ottertail Austin Erickson. Perham
The featured speaker at the June 21 Otter Tail County Coalition of Lake Associations (OTC COLA) General Meeting at 7 p.m., at the Ottertail Community Center in Ottertail, is Moriya Rufer of RMB Laboratories. RMB Laboratories partners with OTC COLA for annual water quality testing of over 100 lakes in Otter Tail County.
1 year ago • Sunday liquor sales approved in Perham The city of Perham is gearing up for a summer of Sunday liquor sales after a special city council meeting discussed the new liquor ordinance, allowing Sunday liquor sales from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. after July 2, as per the recent legislation passed in Minnesota. "I'm not real crazy about it," said Council Member Jim Johnson.
On Saturday June 2 the Perham Sportsman's Club hosted its first Carp Slaughter-Bowfishing tournament. Though the weather was foreboding, 19 teams from the area as well as Brainerd and Buffalo met at the clubhouse at 7 p.m. for registration and rules. The numbers shoot/ tournament officially began at 8:30 p.m. with teams "fishing" only Otter Tail and Becker County waters.
The following students have been named to the Minnesota State University Moorhead dean's list in recognition of academic achievement spring semester 2018: Dent Emily Gallmeier, Elliot Stoll and Jenna Wegscheid New York Mills Taylor Cooley, Jordan Greiser, Slade Kangas and Carli Rankka. Ottertail Hannah Augustus and Joshua Lammers. Perham
We understand that as of June 30, Crisis Connection will no longer be providing crisis hotline services. It is important for the public to know that the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline will continue to be available without interruption at 800-273-TALK (8255).
Perham Health is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2018 Healthcare Career Educational Scholarship. Each recipient will receive a $1,000 scholarship to assist them in pursuing their degree in a healthcare related field. The scholarship program is intended to encourage people to enter or advance themselves in a healthcare career, and is awarded to high school seniors or post-secondary students residing in the Perham Health service area. Congratulations to this year's recipients: