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Update: Victim's name in fatal Audubon shooting released
Catholic Daughters hold 50th annual style show, featuring Red, White & Blue
From around the county: County resident input will be part of long-range planning
The end of a chapter? Perham school leaders discuss whether to keep publishing yearbooks
With only a six-vote spread, Otter Tail set to recount race for sheriff
Fairmont stifles Perham in Class AAA semifinals
Fischer moves up to 11th at Class A Championships
Perham's Ty Moser excelling on field and in classroom
EGF downs Lakers in home opener
Jordahl, three others recognized for academics
Leonard P. Diederichs
Josephine Elizabeth Petru
Maxine June Mittag
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Lakeshore real estate market up, down in town
New car and pet wash in Perham is a first for LAC
MNsure open enrollment begins with new software
Mall of America has splashy plans for water park upgrade; nonprofit financing proposed
She grew up protesting outside abortion clinics. Now, she performs them at North Dakota’s only clinic.
Cool weather fails to drive off Harvest Fest crowd
Lions scholarship deadline Nov. 15
Family, friends pay tribute to Hawley grad who died unexpectedly
Traveling, broke and hungry: An inside look at what homelessness is like in Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 will make it more difficult for young adults to quit smoking
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 is a policy designed to fail
I got my first deer 50 years after military training
Ask a Trooper: Is my ride too low?
Perham Community Musical "Aida" premieres November 16th
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Solo show about Walt Whitman explores male relationships: Cultural Center to host 'Leaves of Grass -- Illuminated" on Nov. 3
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November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg has lost 120 pounds to gain freedom from type 2 diabetes
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
October 2, 2018
Area artists sought for mobile art project
Imagine creating artwork that travels around west central Minnesota. Imagine interacting with people to help them reflect and connect to their communities. Imagine collaborating with other artists on such a venture. That's the imagination behind a new $10,000 art commission just...
October 2, 2018 - 10:37am
August 20, 2018
Interactive "Painters, Inkers, and Tattoo Lines" exhibit open
The Cultural Center welcomes all to "Painters, Inkers, and Tattoo Lines," a unique graphic arts exhibit that is fun and interactive. On display is the work of Fargo printmaker Troy Becker, St. Cloud painter Adam Spaeth, and painters Avery and Amy Nubson of Fargo. This show also features...
August 20, 2018 - 9:57am
July 19, 2018
Art of the Lakes Studio Tour will draw art lovers to west central Minnesota
The public is invited to meet 56 artists at 24 stops on Art of the Lakes Association's 18th Annual Studio Tour, on July 20 — 22. Many of...
July 19, 2018 - 1:52pm
July 1, 2018
Cultural Center hosts string band for community history dance celebration
The Cultural Center in New York Mills, in conjunction with the Otter Tail County Historical Society, presents an "old time" dance in honor of the county's 150th anniversary year. This free event starts at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 7. Live music for the dance is played by the Red Herring...
July 1, 2018 - 11:16am
Exhibition showcases regional and local artists
The Cultural Center in New York Mills is holding the last week of the Adult Regional Show, which closes on Friday, June 29. The show highlights the works of local and regional artists. Artists from around Otter Tail County, the Lakes Region Art Council's 9-county Region 4, and as...
July 1, 2018 - 10:13am
June 14, 2018
Different generations of art talent to be shown
The artwork of three members of the Irvine family will be on display beginning Wednesday at the Perham Center for the Arts The show was inspired...
June 14, 2018 - 9:57am
Frazee Spring Arts Festival March 15
The Frazee Spring Arts Festival is tonight from 5:30-8 p.m. in the Frazee High School Green/Main Gym. Admission is free and it's open to the public. The Arts Festival will include a display of visual art from kindergarten through 12th grade that was created within the last year. The...
March 14, 2018 - 7:56am
September 13, 2017
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
The 5th annual Kirkbride Arts & History Weekend, Sept. 15 & 16 in Fergus Falls, will feature a variety of interactive activities exploring the past and future of the Fergus Falls State Hospital.
September 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
July 9, 2017
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Another summer is in full swing, parents are wishing for school and the Cultural Center in New York Mills offers a free summer program for children looking for something to do. Art In Your Park has been a successful community public art opportunity for the several summers and this...
July 9, 2017 - 10:18am
May 15, 2017
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Opening Wednesday, May 10 at the Cultural Center in New York Mills is the annual Regional "Best Of" Elementary School Art Show. A twist on the perennial exhibition, this year's show is juried by the art teachers, so impressive works by the youngest budding artists among us are shown....
May 15, 2017 - 3:32pm
January 21, 2016
Why adult coloring is all the rage again
From the time we were little, we were taught to color the world — to take a black and white picture and with our imagination, give it life through all the color palettes available to us. What it would look like was up to us. Little sections, big sections, we got to piece together...
January 21, 2016 - 1:28pm
November 13, 2015
‘Guys and Dolls’ a ‘high energy’ show
Perham-Rehearsals for this year’s Perham community musical, “Guys and Dolls,” are going “wonderfully,” according to Director Nicole Mattfeld. The cast has been running the show all the way through and is expected to practice with the pit orchestra by the end of the week. “Being...
November 13, 2015 - 9:46am
July 18, 2014
Photo gallery: Phelps Mill Festival
Droves of people turned out to shop, eat, and be entertained at the 2014 Phelps Mill Festival, held at the scenic Phelps Mill County Park, near...
July 18, 2014 - 3:07pm
June 16, 2014
'Paws to Read' summer reading program
Gallop, crawl, slither or fly to the Perham Area Public Library for the “Paws to Read” children’s summer program. A range of free activities for children and their families that encourage and support a love of reading will be held through June and July. Participants also...
June 16, 2014 - 12:10pm
May 23, 2014
Get to know the artists of this year’s Arts Festival
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of weekly mini-features on artists who will be at the Perham Center for the Arts for this year’s...
May 23, 2014 - 1:57pm