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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
April 18, 2018
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
PERHAM, Minn. — Two people were found dead in a rural Perham home early Tuesday, April 17, and a suspect has been arrested in connection...
April 18, 2018 - 8:23am
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Two people are dead after what police are calling homicides in rural Perham. According to a press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s...
April 18, 2018 - 6:51am
April 9, 2018
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
PlaceBase Productions, in partnership with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, will hold a Story Swap Series in four different communities to gather stories for an original, community-based theater production that will take place in September. Workshops will be held in Pelican...
April 9, 2018 - 10:41am
March 29, 2018
Drug charges dropped, man to be deported
Two felony drug charges and a gross misdemeanor firearms charge have been dropped against a Perham man because he is being deported. Josue Ezequiel Salguero, 21, of Perham, was charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime...
March 29, 2018 - 2:52pm
February 11, 2018
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
It's been more than 50 years since members of the Heart O'Lakes Harmony Men's Barbershop Chorus first began to offer singing valentines to sweethearts...
February 11, 2018 - 9:00am
February 4, 2018
The tie that binds: Beginners, experts gather for fly-tying class in Perham
In a crowded backroom of the Front 20 Outfitters Fly Shop in downtown Perham, the art of fly tying continues on cold nights throughout the winter....
February 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 28, 2018
Entertainment briefs - Jan. 24
'Saxy Strings' at Holmes Theatre Jan. 30 DETROIT LAKES — The Historic Holmes Theatre's final Classical Music Night of the 2017-18 season is set for this coming Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 7 p.m.
January 28, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 26, 2018
MN Lodging Association awards Manager of the Year to Perham hotel manager
The Minnesota Lodging Association held its annual Awards Gala on January 11 at The Saint Paul Hotel and Perham's GrandStay Hotel & Suites was among the winners, with hotel manager Doreen Nelson winning manager of the year. Doreen worked as a travel agent, ran her own management company...
January 26, 2018 - 8:00am
January 6, 2018
Four-vehicle crash near Perham leads to non-life-threatening injuries
PERHAM, Minn.—A four-vehicle crash in Otter Tail County sent two people to the hospital Friday evening. At 5:26 p.m., a 2013 GMC Sierra driven by Barbara Joanne Olson, 67, of Frazee, Minnesota, was southbound on County Road 60 when she attempted to cross U.S. Highway 10 about...
January 6, 2018 - 9:18am
December 25, 2017
Perham area schools receive generous mysterious gift
Perham area schools have a clear reason to celebrate this Christmas season as they were the recipient of a large gift from the Deloris Barnack Kenner Fund. Why Perham area schools were chosen for the honor is less clear. Kenner, who died in 2015, established the Deloris Barnack Kenner...
December 25, 2017 - 2:00pm
December 10, 2017
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
What does "Take another look at Trump" suppose to mean? I voted for Trump without a second thought and am happy every time he speaks. He makes me feel like someone is in charge. He stands up for and loves this country. Since the election, I have had to tolerate my crazy brother-in-law...
December 10, 2017 - 9:00am
November 28, 2017
Candidates sought for Perham pageant titles
The Perham Pageant Committee is seeking candidates for the titles of Miss Perham, Miss Heart of the Lakes and Miss Heart of the Lakes Outstanding Teen. The pageant will be held Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, at 6 p.m. at the Perham High School Auditorium. The young women crowned Miss Perham...
November 28, 2017 - 5:30pm
November 24, 2017
Perham's Calvary Lutheran to host Christmas Bake Shoppe Dec. 2
Calvary Lutheran Church of Perham will host its annual Old-Fashioned Christmas Bake Shoppe on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 9-11 a.m. It's not too early...
November 24, 2017 - 9:00am
November 23, 2017
Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Just before 9 a.m. last Thursday, the crew of that day's Vic's Popcorn packaging line arrived for its shift at Shearer's Snacks, ready and raring...
November 23, 2017 - 5:00pm
Sportsman's Club Chili Feed raises $70K
More than 700 people attended the Perham Sportsman's Club's 10th Annual Chili Feed, held at The Cactus on Oct. 26. In a press release to the...
November 23, 2017 - 8:00am