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Empty Stocking raises record funds
Council pay increase rejected in split vote
Church briefs - Dec. 18 edition
Hastings car lot wins Hobby Lobby opt-out
Shop with a cop
Klipping propels Eagles past Wolverines
Connell leads Cardinals past Wolverines 86-52
State-ranked Rebels shade Blue Devils 5-4
Adversity has not stopped Minnesota's rebuilding job
Card, Kveton, Zins earn all-state honors
Tyler J. McClure
TCHC works to improve coordination of care
Arvig to exit Verizon wireless Dec. 31
Demand high for M State HVAC grads
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Maslowski Wellness and Research Center in Wadena, Dec. 6
P R O P E R T Y T R A N S F E R S - Nov. 27 edition
One-Act Play auditions held for 'The Chair Play'
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 18 edition
Kicking off Christmas at Cupkie's
Entertainment briefs - Dec. 11 edition
Giving tree up for December
Birth announcements - Dec. 11 edition
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Caramel Pretzel Bites
M State celebrates commencement in combined ceremony
Galati to preach on rekindling fire Dec.12-14
Dependents' educational assistance now available
Carrying the weight of that newspaper
There is room in my heart for thee
Are portable orange hazard lights legal?
New electronic notification policy
DNR awards $5.7 million in habitat grants to conservation groups
Spring wild turkey hunters can apply for permits through Jan. 9
Hunters, anglers eligible for discounted Wild tickets
DNR's design for conservative deer season lowered harvest
December 31, 2011
Birth: Dec. 21
Heidi and Ryan Reuter of Perham, girl, Halle Noelle Reuter, 7 pounds, 11 ounces and 20 inches long, Tri-County Health Care in Wadena.
December 31, 2011 - 2:21pm
New Perham hospital will open Jan. 9
After breaking ground over two years ago, the new Perham Health will see its first patients on Monday, Jan. 9. Located at 1000 Coney Street West,...
December 31, 2011 - 12:32pm
December 18, 2011
WDC too generous at free throw line
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines had far too much Christmas spirit at the free throw line Tuesday night to suit Keith Ferris. The head man of the WDC girls' basketball squad saw his team commit 26 fouls in their 67-58 Mid-State Conference loss to Detroit Lakes. The Lakers cashed...
December 18, 2011 - 3:24pm
Open house and exhibit opening set at ITOW Museum
Open house and exhibit opening set at ITOW Museum The ITOW Veterans Museum in Perham will host a Christmas Open House on Tuesday, Dec. 20, from 2-7 p.m. A key feature of the afternoon will be a gallery reception for the newest temporary exhibit, Brass Rubbings of the Middle Ages....
December 18, 2011 - 10:44am
December 12, 2011
Perham Health to open doors of $38 million hospital, clinic Jan. 9; Tours set for Dec. 11
Perham Health will begin serving patients in its newly constructed hospital and clinic facility on Monday, Jan. 9. Construction on the 120,000 square foot facility began in November 2009. "The new hospital allows us to serve patients in a facility that promotes patient and family-centered...
December 12, 2011 - 2:16pm
December 9, 2011
Yellowjackets sting Wolverines 64-12
The Perham Yellowjackets won 12 of 14 weight classes Tuesday in a 64-12 rout of Wadena-Deer Creek. WDC's state-ranked wrestlers, Sam Waln and Mitch Steffens, chalked up pin points for the Wolverines. Waln beat the final buzzer by 12 seconds in his 120-pound match with Chase Curtis....
December 9, 2011 - 2:46pm
November 6, 2011
ITOW to be featured on MPR's 'Morning Edition' on Veterans Day
In November 1919, President Wilson proclaimed Nov.
November 6, 2011 - 11:48am
July 10, 2011
Brothers scuffle with police outside Perham bar
Two brothers are facing felony assault charges after allegedly taking down a police officer outside of Suds Bar in Perham on Sunday, June 26. Jeremiah Elwin Ard, 25, of Dent and Joshua Gene Ard, 30, have each been charged in Otter Tail County Court with one count of fourth degree...
July 10, 2011 - 11:10am
July 8, 2011
Summer season brings no relief from Perham-area lake flooding
It's hardly a scene of summer relaxation. The flooding that hit Devils Lake cabins this spring hasn't let up for the summer season - instead, it's gotten worse. A stretch of lake homes along the lake's drive are completely uninhabitable, with flooded yards leaving no points of ...
July 8, 2011 - 11:22am
June 24, 2011
Prairie Lakes Authority to meet June 27 in Perham
The Prairie Lakes Municipal Solid Waste Authority (PLMSWA), a newly formed Joint Powers Board made up of Becker, Otter Tail, Todd, and Wadena Counties, will hold a Public Informational Meeting on Monday, June 27, at 7 p.m. in the City of Perham Council Chambers.
June 24, 2011 - 1:23pm
June 19, 2011
Najjar, All-State Lutheran Choir to perform in Perham
A group of about 40 high school singers who make up the 2011 Minnesota All-State Lutheran Choir will perform Saturday, June 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham. David Najjar of Wadena is one of the performers in the group. The concert is free and open to the p...
June 19, 2011 - 6:44pm
May 22, 2011
Crash involving cement truck, ambulance injures four near Perham
A 24-year-old Perham man is in critical condition after a three-vehicle accident Monday morning involving a cement truck and an ambulance. Brian G. Kupferschmid of Perham was the driver of a pickup truck that was broadsided by a cement truck around 8 a.m. Monday morning on U.S.
May 22, 2011 - 4:32pm
March 27, 2011
Gabbard's appearance brings tears, win
Instead of just "One Clap for Zach," there was plenty of clapping when he showed up at Williams Arena. The last time Zach Gabbard was on a basketball...
March 27, 2011 - 1:59pm
Corliss church offering Journey to the Cross
St. John's Lutheran Church of Corliss Township is hosting Journey to the Cross, an Easter learning experience. Children will have the opportunity to walk in Jesus's footsteps during Holy Week. They will smell the aroma of actual anointing perfume from Israel, taste Passover food,...
March 27, 2011 - 1:15pm
March 6, 2011
WDC to present Perham team with Zach Gabbard donations
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverine boys' basketball team, the WDC Student Council and others will present the Perham boys' basketball team and coaches...
March 6, 2011 - 3:20pm