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Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
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Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
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Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
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Perham area calendar
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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
June 11, 2017
New York Mills author releases memoir
Minnesota: North Star Press released Hundred Miles to Nowhere: An Unlikely Love Story by New York City performing songwriter-turned-rural-writer...
June 11, 2017 - 11:59am
June 7, 2017
Art of the Lakes Gallery to feature paintings by local artist
Paintings by an Otter Tail Lake artist will be the subjects of a solo exhibit at Art of the Lakes Gallery in Battle Lake June 15-30. Grace Haverty...
June 7, 2017 - 7:31am
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
April 5, 2017
President Trump: 'I don't think Bill O'Reilly did anything wrong'
LOS ANGELES - President Donald Trump, speaking to The New York Times in an interview from the Oval Office, defended Fox News host Bill O'Reilly,...
April 5, 2017 - 1:56pm
September 21, 2016
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
LAS MIGAS is unique among Spanish music groups, a fascinating blend of Flamenco and Mediterranean styles combine classic and contemporary rhythms,...
September 21, 2016 - 11:48am
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
The Historic Holmes Theatre is proud to bring The Rose Ensemble to Detroit Lakes on Tuesday, Sept. 27 for a concert program called "Jerusalem:...
September 21, 2016 - 11:46am
September 16, 2016
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
The fourth annual Kirkbride Arts and History Weekend, a multi-disciplinary arts event that explores the past and future of the Fergus Falls State...
September 16, 2016 - 2:09pm
September 7, 2016
Another kind of 'dance fever'
Organizers expect about 250 to 300 people from all over the area, and even from several states, to attend the seventh annual Polka Daze in Ottertail Thursday through Saturday, Sept. 8-10. "People come from all over. It is very well attended," said Ottertail Lions Club president Mike...
September 7, 2016 - 11:22am
It's a dirty job
About five years ago, after visiting a couple of Dirty Girl runs, Bjorn Ringdahl decided he could create something similar, but gear it toward...
September 7, 2016 - 10:35am
September 2, 2016
Fall Concert Series kicks off this Friday at the Cultural Center
The Cultural Center in New York Mills will be kicking off Labor Day weekend with the return of Kent DuChaine, an American blues singer and steel guitarist from Fort Gaines, Ga. His concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2. DuChaine was born in Minnesota to a French Canadian-Chippewa...
September 2, 2016 - 9:43am
August 25, 2016
Author to read, sign book in Wadena
Richard Broderick, author of "Jesus of Walmart," is coming to An Open Book in Wadena, located at 209 Jefferson Street South, on Saturday, Sept. 3 for a reading and signing. The event is scheduled from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. During his presentation, Broderick will share the story behind...
August 25, 2016 - 10:34am
Heartland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years of classical music
With the upcoming 2016-2017 season, the Heartland Symphony Orchestra commemorates 40 years of bringing classical music to the North Central Lakes Region of Minnesota. A fall concert entitled "Celebration" under the direction of new conductor, Dr. Alexander Corbett, will be performed...
August 25, 2016 - 10:32am
New York Mills festival an immersion in Finnish culture
The Finn Creek Festival will immerse visitors in Finnish culture through music, food and family-friendly activities Saturday and Sunday, Aug....
August 25, 2016 - 10:13am
August 4, 2016
Beauty of lakes part of fishing in Otter Tail County
Fishing on various lakes in Otter Tail County provides enjoyment in addition to catching a walleye, northern, bass, sunfish or other fish. This is the time of year to marvel at the beauty of 1,000 bodies of water we call lakes in this county. On Thursday morning, July 21, retired...
August 4, 2016 - 11:44am