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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
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
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
November 12, 2017
Liquor sales bolster DL, Perham, Wadena
Detroit Lakes, Perham and Wadena all did well with their city-owned liquor stores last year. The Detroit Lakes liquor store had sales last year...
November 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
October 4, 2017
Perham woman sentenced for felony theft
Anessa Marie Oldfield, 21, of Perham, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. According to court records, on Sept. 17, 2016, she and another woman were shopping at the Detroit Lakes Walmart and allegedly filled a new tote and backpack with items, then...
October 4, 2017 - 9:47am
September 16, 2017
From Brew to Brygge: Detroit Lakes restaurant owners split from partnership with The Brew in Perham
It's been about a month and some change since Detroit Lakes' Brew location saw a name change and rebranding, now called The Brygge--and everyone...
September 16, 2017 - 8:00am
September 12, 2017
Now seems like a good time to start that bucket list
The Detroit Lakes Tribune ran an article Wednesday on a guy known for being a remarkable man in Perham - Tom Gould, owner of T.A. Gould Jewelry. The article told of Gould's medical diagnoses of normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH), a condition that causes a buildup of fluid in the...
September 12, 2017 - 8:43am
September 7, 2017
A heart of Gould: Perham jeweler selling business, checking items off bucket list after NPH diagnosis
Tom Gould buzzes around T.A. Gould Jewelry in Perham talking a million miles a minute. There are customers going in and out, the phones ring...
September 7, 2017 - 8:30am
September 6, 2017
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
There is so much back and forth over whether or not the smoking age should be raised to 21, as city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham contemplate the move. There are some legitimate arguments on both sides, but it does get a little tiring to hear people argue that, "If...
September 6, 2017 - 4:29pm
Tonic Sol-Fa coming to Perham on Friday; several other music performances set for area this weekend
The Emmy-award winning a capella group, Tonic Sol-Fa, will be performing a concert this Friday, Sept. 8, at 7 p.m. in the Perham High School...
September 6, 2017 - 2:42pm
August 30, 2017
Mann Financial fundraiser raises, donates $15,000
The team at Mann Financial hosted their third annual golf fundraiser at the Perham Lakeside Golf Course, and $15,000 was donated to area charities....
August 30, 2017 - 2:08pm
August 20, 2017
Local author to speak about latest work Aug. 23 at Perham library
Local author Lina Belar will talk about her new book, "Rural Score," at the Perham Area Public Library this Wednesday, Aug. 23 at 7 p.m. Belar has resided in Perham since 1984 and for several decades served the community in a number of volunteer capacities including the public library....
August 20, 2017 - 8:00am
August 16, 2017
Perham's 47th Pioneer Festival set Aug. 19-20
For 47 years, Perham has had a festival celebrating the pioneering heritage of the area. Known as Pioneer Fest, this year's event is slated for Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 19-20, at Perham's Pioneer Village.
August 16, 2017 - 3:43pm
A puppet pageant, times two: Performances set this weekend in NYM and Perham
Two weeks of puppeteering workshops for kids in New York Mills and Perham will wrap up this week with the debut of the 2017 Kalevala Puppet Pageant, set for this Friday, Aug. 18 in New York MIlls. The performance is slated to start at 7 p.m. on the grounds of the New York Mills VFW,...
August 16, 2017 - 3:43pm
July 30, 2017
Sign up now for Puppet Pageant workshops: Performances set for Aug. 18 in NYM, Aug. 19 in Perham
The Cultural Center is pleased to present its 9th Annual Kalevala Puppet Pageant performance in New York Mills on Friday, Aug. 18, in conjunction with the New York Mills Civic & Commerce Association Corn Feed. Both the Corn Feed and NYM Puppet Pageant will be held at a new location...
July 30, 2017 - 7:17am
July 19, 2017
Perham man hurt when strong winds cause semi to crash
A Perham man was injured when the semi he was driving was blown off the road by strong winds during a storm Monday afternoon on Highway 10 in Otter Tail County. Myron Leo Steinhofer, 54, of Perham was transported to the Perham hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries,...
July 19, 2017 - 12:29pm
June 27, 2017
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
After 45 years providing fresh meats and produce to the greater New York Mills area, Dean Simpson, owner of Dean’s Country Market, has decided...
June 27, 2017 - 5:18pm
June 21, 2017
Bakko family welcomes son
Brayden James Bakko, son of Jason and Kim (Wells) Bakko, Ottertail, was born June 10, 2017, at Perham Health in Perham. He weighed 8 pounds,...
June 21, 2017 - 11:59am