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County ditch hearings review work near NY Mills, Dalton
St. Henry's Spelling Bee
Perham locals bike and hike to beat MS
DWI rehabilitation expansion proposed
Loan program open for fixer uppers
Bison runner Covington wins the Fargo Marathon women's 10K
Former Bison runner Van Beek takes first place in the women's half-marathon
Perham boys hold off the competition
Yellowjackets surge to the front at HOL Track and Field
Perham wraps up perfect HOL season with sweep of Frazee
Janet "Sue" Dykstra
Delas Ann Palubicki
Del & Jan Meyer
Charles Herbert Carlson
Farmers Under Pressure
Forum Communications to purchase Rochester newspaper
May Beef Month: It's what's for dinner!
Future of Farming: First autonomous farm in region
Families feeding families: South Dakota farmers react to livestock opposition
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IN THE JUVENILE COURT OF BENTON COUNTY
So many options now for our 'last wishes'
These are some of the bravest faces around lakes country
Letter: Plan to see the movie 'Unplanned' -- our country needs it
Ask a Trooper: What do you think about raising speed limits?
My sepsis survivor's story: I was lucky
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Come on down: Forum columnist Nicole Phillips wins car on 'The Price is Right'
'I'm a good person': Schizophrenia has turned Kyle Larson's life upside down
'A big demon': Joe Johnson shares his story of addiction, getting clean, and the changed man he is today
'I can't stop moving': ADHD is an element of everyday life for 17-year-old Keagan Gilbert
A lifetime with the game - Raboin retires after three decades with DL hockey
'Living a roller coaster': Two years after the suicide of her son, Heather Berry is still haunted by grief and trying to adjust to a new normal
May 11, 2019
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
United Community Bank was named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Fix Up Lender at the Platinum Level for 2018. "The Fix-Up program through Minnesota Housing is such a great program for many homeowners. Customers that we work with are pleasantly surprised by the great terms we are...
May 11, 2019 - 10:57am
October 4, 2018
Sanford Health namesake donated over $1 billion, and he still made Forbes billionaires list
FARGO — T. Denny Sanford has repeatedly said that he wants to "die broke" and has given away more than $1 billion of his fortune, most...
October 4, 2018 - 5:17pm
October 9, 2015
Otter Tail County communities seek state funding for projects
Representatives for projects in and near Pelican Rapids, Perham, Parkers Prairie and Henning addressed members of the Minnesota Senate Capital Bonding Committee on Sept. 29. The gathering was held on the campus of M State, Fergus Falls. One of the committee members is State Sen....
October 9, 2015 - 2:44pm
August 21, 2015
Referendum 2.0 is go: Vote on $45.27 million slated for Nov. 24
There will not be a general election this year; however, on Tuesday, Nov. 24, residents of the Perham-Dent School District will be asked to vote for the second time on a building bond levy. Discussion on the referendum was the primary focus at the school board’s regular August...
August 21, 2015 - 2:36pm
July 16, 2015
Scholarships for preschool, some day cares, now available
Families of children attending Kid’s Adventure Preschool in Perham have the potential to earn scholarships to attend, following the school’s renewal with a state rating program. Principal of Heart of the Lakes Elementary School, Jen Hendrickson, who also oversees the preschool...
July 16, 2015 - 2:08pm
June 19, 2015
Healthy surplus expected next year
The Perham-Dent School District is looking at the possibility of almost a $500,000 surplus for the next school year, pending decisions by the state legislature. At the school board’s regular June meeting, the preliminary 2015-2016 budget was approved. The preliminary surplus...
June 19, 2015 - 12:19pm
June 10, 2015
Dayton wants Friday special session
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Legislature appears set to finish passing the state budget on Friday. Details of three vetoed budget bills have been worked out and legislators are ready with two other spending measures, leaving only the formality of four legislative leaders and Gov....
June 10, 2015 - 3:22pm
March 24, 2015
Marijuana smell leads to drug bust
DULUTH, Minn. -- A strong odor emanating from a home in led to the disruption of a $100,000 marijuana operation in northeast Minnesota on Thursday. Charges are pending against a father and son, ages 57 and 26, who were arrested after a search-and-seizure by police and other agencies...
March 24, 2015 - 10:04am
October 14, 2014
Deputy retrieves cash found blowing in the wind
ST. CLOUD, Minn. – With an officer’s sharp eye and a fortunate gust of wind, more than $3,000 in lost cash blowing around a central Minnesota road was returned to its owner. Stearns County Deputy Shirley Zwack was driving down County Road just after 4 p.m. Friday when she...
October 14, 2014 - 9:22am
Minnesota has rising share of people living in unaffordable housing
Housing is becoming harder for more Minnesotans to afford because of rising costs and falling incomes, increasing the share of people living in homes they cannot afford, according to a new study. “A slow economic recovery and rising rental costs have made housing increasingly...
August 14, 2013 - 11:01am
April 10, 2009
Million-penny deadline draws near
The deadline for pennies is May 1, and unless the pennies start falling from heaven, Perham fifth-graders are probably going to fall short of...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
March 13, 2009
Honesty, 'karma' inspired Bleichner to return lost cash
The first thing twenty-six-year-old Matt Bleichner looked for was a hidden camera crew. Someone had to be setting him up, he thought, as he...
March 13, 2009 - 7:00am
February 26, 2009
Federal money boosts state road program
Federal funds meant to spur the economy will help make this one of Minnesota's busiest road construction years. Federal economic stimulus money will provide $180 million for 60 Minnesota transportation projects outside the Twin Cities, Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Wednesday. By the...
February 26, 2009 - 2:11pm
December 31, 2008
Forum editorial: Love dogs until they cost money
The good folks of the Red River Valley region say they love dogs, but they don't. Law enforcement officials say they are doing their best to deal with strays and abandoned dogs, but they aren't. "We're not a bunch of inhumane people," says a councilman from a small Minnesota town,...
December 31, 2008 - 12:00am