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Street improvements underway in Ottertail
1 prisoner remains at large after transport van carrying inmates is overtaken
‘Because of others’ sacrifices’: Perham fourth graders are the first in the country to perform new WWII musical
Woman, 2 toddlers hurt in Otter Tail County crash
Deer Creek woman hurt after striking a deer on Highway 210
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
Maxine R. Boedigheimer Morical
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Brooklyn Rae Collins
Chase Owen Hall
Leo James Nordick
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
It isn't driver's ed until ma is screaming in your right ear
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Set yourself free from codependency; seek help if you need it
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
May 25, 2017
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
Rodney Hanson’s many friends and family members are mourning the loss of one of the “good guys.” Hanson, a nearly-lifelong resident of...
May 25, 2017 - 11:06am
March 13, 2017
Harriet Mattfeld hailed as a ‘community champion’: Perham councilwoman dies Monday, March 13
Known as a community champion, Harriet Mattfeld, 83, of Perham, died Monday, March 13, at Perham Living, where she had lived since last spring....
March 13, 2017 - 7:26pm
February 16, 2017
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
New royalty are reigning at Perham Living. In a balloon-filled ceremony at the nursing home last Thursday, six residents representing each of...
February 16, 2017 - 7:30am
January 6, 2017
Perham’s New Year’s baby has arrived: Rory Kalk was born Jan. 2
As Miranda Brown assembled an overnight bag to take to the hospital, contractions giving her occasional pause, her grandfather, Lyle Brown, and...
January 6, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 14, 2016
'I started seeing life again': Frazee firefighter escapes PTSD's spiral
Scott Geiselhart grabbed his .44 Magnum revolver because he knew it would do the job. He loaded the gun with six bullets, put it against his...
December 14, 2016 - 11:05am
December 2, 2016
Former Perham band teacher composes music for off-Broadway musical
Sitting at his grand piano, located in a place of prominence just inside the front door of his home, Larry Wankel wrote the music for 19 songs...
December 2, 2016 - 7:30am
November 4, 2016
Perham's Aaron Wegscheid has reached the pinnacle of scouting
Aaron Wegscheid has reached the highest pinnacle of scouting. After nearly a decade of active involvement in Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, the Perham...
November 4, 2016 - 11:31am
October 28, 2016
A little fright, a little fun: Richville couple goes all out with Halloween display
One might call the Haspels novices to outdoor Halloween decorating, this being their second year, but one look around their yard and one would...
October 28, 2016 - 11:30am