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Construction begins on Fish Lake Dam makeover
Health and Wellness in Becker County: Summit addresses challenges, highlights reasons to celebrate
Fire in Ottertail: Periwinkle destroyed, liquor store damaged
Watch: Flames engulf an Otter Tail business
Changing lanes: Tyler Shipman car show seeks family to help
Gorden a finalist for NHSACA coach of the year
Squirt B’s fifth at B1 International
Lamoureux sisters give U.S. Olympic gold with dramatic goals
DL Youth baseball sign-up and skill assessment March 5-9
Laker boys pull away from Rangers in second half
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
'A Daughter's Love': Sisters open up business caring for seniors
Explore Lake Life Expo scheduled for Feb 23-24
Speakeasy sells to buyer who plans to lease building to Spitfire Bar & Grill
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Supporting Denny McNamara
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Hildur "Peg" Coen
George Anthony Oja
Suzanne J. Rogstad
Anna Marie Smith
Gun violence: Inaction is deafening with every shot
A great president: I (still) like Ike
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
May 17, 2015
Museum director leaving July 10
Sometimes life brings perfect opportunities at some imperfect times. That’s what Becker County Historical Society Executive Director Amy...
May 17, 2015 - 5:40am
May 5, 2015
Fossil hunting grandmother from Minnesota makes name for herself
FARGO -- A retired labor and delivery nurse turned fossil hunter has chiseled her way to the big time in the world of paleontology, one field...
May 5, 2015 - 8:48am
April 22, 2015
County gives thumbs up to museum ask
The Becker County Board of Commissioners has voted to get behind its museum and help support the proposed new facility. The county approved funding $1.1 million of the $3.2 million project as long as museum staff and board members can raise the remainder of the balance. The...
April 22, 2015 - 12:30pm
March 18, 2015
County Board supports new museum for Historical Society
The Becker County Historical Society was met with positive support Tuesday after asking the Becker County Board for financial assistance on a...
March 18, 2015 - 12:30pm
June 6, 2014
Perham Museum hosts History Mystery Tour
Kids are invited to search out answers on a fun History Mystery tour this summer. Travel back in time to the origins of East Otter Tail County at the History Museum in Perham, answer a few questions and get a sweet reward. The game is free for kids to play, and admission to...
June 6, 2014 - 7:30am
May 29, 2014
Special World War II exhibit coming to ITOW Museum
It may have been weather, or a faulty engine. A U.S. Air Force crew of 10 left England for a bombing run over France during World War II....
May 29, 2014 - 12:00pm
November 2, 2013
Veterans are free at Clay County museum
The Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, the organization that runs the museum at the Hjemkomst Center, invites all veterans to visit the museum located in Moorhead for free on Sunday, Nov. 10, from noon-5 p.m. and Monday, Nov. 11, from 9 a.m.–5 p.m. for Veterans Day. All...
November 2, 2013 - 8:00am
June 9, 2013
ITOW museum ‘going to be OK’
Things are looking up for the In Their Own Words Veterans Museum. Faced with a daunting debt at the start of the New Year, museum leaders...
June 9, 2013 - 6:00am
May 22, 2013
Memorial Day program at Perham’s ITOW Veterans Museum
Two local veterans are scheduled to share their stories “In Their Own Words” this Memorial Day, Monday, May 27, at the ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham. The program starts at 1 p.m. Dr.
May 22, 2013 - 10:24am
May 1, 2013
ITOW Veterans Museum open house is set for Saturday
The In Their Own Words Veterans Museum in Perham will be holding an open house to show off its new veterans and community social room this Saturday, May 4, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. At the same time, the museum will also unveil a new exhibit in the main gallery — a Vietnam War Memorial...
May 1, 2013 - 11:38am
Becker Co. Museum Day this Sunday
The third annual Museum Day at the Becker County Museum is set for this Sunday, May 5 from 12 to 4 p.m. Bring the family for a fun filled afternoon of horse and wagon rides, balloon animals, cookie decorating, old fashioned games and toys, face painting, two traveling exhibits...
May 1, 2013 - 11:37am
April 30, 2013
May is Museum Month in Perham
Perham Mayor Tim Meehl has officially proclaimed the month of May as “Museum Month” in Perham. The museums in Perham will conduct several history-related events during the month, including the following: Saturday, May 4: Open house in the new Veterans and Community Social...
April 30, 2013 - 4:00pm
April 9, 2013
Perham museums seek director
The Board of Directors of the Friends of the History Museum of East Otter Tail County in Perham seeks an executive director to support two museums: The ITOW (In Their Own Words) Veterans Museum and the History Museum of East Otter Tail County. This exciting and challenging position...
April 9, 2013 - 3:00pm
April 3, 2013
Battle Lake museum may soon be on National Register of Historic Places
BATTLE LAKE — Though he didn’t grow up in Prospect House, Jay Johnson has many, many memories of visiting his grandparents in the 18-room...
April 3, 2013 - 9:04am
March 27, 2013
Museum ready for new exhibits
It’s beginning to look a lot like spring — at least inside the Becker County Museum, which will be starting its spring and summer schedule next week. “We will be open on Saturdays again, starting April 1,” says museum director Amy Degerstrom. The museum’s regular hours...
March 27, 2013 - 12:44pm