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Sheriff candidates to speak at candidate forum June 19
Sheriff office issues phone scam alert
Statement from the Minnesota departments of Human Services, Health and Agriculture on availability of mental health crisis line services
County board discusses dock ordinance changes
AgweekTV: Got Cheese?
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Concordia taps into a legacy in naming Rachel Bergeson athletic director
Perham Buzz open with sweep
More medals for Perham on day 2 of Class A Championships
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Laraine M. Paulsen
Curtis C. Morken
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Area students make Dean's List at MSU-Moorhead
Turtle Fest events dodge raindrops Saturday
Perham Health awards scholarships
Grand Parade highlights Friday’s Turtle Fest
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Ask A Trooper: Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered?
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
April 21, 2018
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Arvig, the area's leading broadband provider, is looking to hire more than 160 employees this year in its construction division, IT and sales departments. "We have projects planned throughout this year and beyond that require significant resources to complete and maintain so we can...
April 21, 2018 - 9:06am
April 19, 2018
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Ask Lynn Johnson and Kari Roberts what's surprised them the most about owning their own business for 20 years, and with a laugh they will tell...
April 19, 2018 - 9:06am
April 17, 2018
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Abby Pettit and her family had been vacationing in Mexico and were getting ready to catch their weekend flight back to Minnesota when they got...
April 17, 2018 - 2:55pm
April 12, 2018
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
A 2017 home sales study shows some area communities are selling more homes than ever and selling at record-high prices. The study performed by...
April 12, 2018 - 8:15am
April 6, 2018
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
AARP is providing free tax preparation in New York Mills, Perham and Wadena through April. Started in 1968 by four volunteers, AARP Foundation Tax-Aide is now the nation's largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation program. AARP volunteers are trained and IRS-certified each year...
April 6, 2018 - 9:57am
April 1, 2018
Utility shareholders informed about federal tax cut benefits
Shareholders of Otter Tail Corporation were informed March 19 that customers of Otter Tail Power Company, including those in Otter Tail County,...
April 1, 2018 - 8:56am
March 19, 2018
Houghtaling joins Perham Health
Perham Health has announced Amanda Houghtaling, APRN, CNP, has joined the Perham Health Clinic. Her first day was March 2. Her addition will...
March 19, 2018 - 9:06am
March 15, 2018
Simple and modern
When it came time to name his clothing store, Aaron Karvonen kept it simple. And, just like that, 125 Apparel was born. "We chose it because...
March 15, 2018 - 9:57am
March 11, 2018
Perham's 2018 Chamber Choice Award recipients announced
The Perham Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of the 2018 Chamber Choice Awards. The awards are our way of showing these individuals how much the Perham Area community appreciates them and the work they do. Recipients include: The Leadership Award: Staci Malikowski...
March 11, 2018 - 9:06am
March 10, 2018
New head brewer in place at Disgruntled Brewing
Disgruntled Brewing lives on in Perham's industrial park after the business added a new head brewer to the mix recently. Pete Waldon is the new...
March 10, 2018 - 9:06am
March 9, 2018
Taking a crack at retirement: Well known Perham chiropractors hanging it up
Twenty-three years ago, Kelvin and Michelle Salathe were embarking on a new adventure as first-time business owners of their own chiropractic...
March 9, 2018 - 2:28pm
Family shares struggles that built Tuffy's, KLN Brands
The making of Tuffy's was tough. But for a man nicknamed "Tuffy" a road of difficulties was nothing he couldn't handle, especially with the help...
March 9, 2018 - 9:57am
Perham Focus building under new ownership, remodel starting soon
The Perham Focus building has been sold, but the local newspaper business and its staff have no plans of leaving anytime soon. The owners of Sperling Modern Home in Ottertail bought the building with plans to remodel the space utilized by the Perham Focus. Employees of the Focus have...
March 9, 2018 - 8:04am
March 2, 2018
Ray's Sport and Marine grand opening set for March 8-10
Fans of boating, fishing, trail riding or popcorn should make plans to head over to the recently opened Ray's Sport and Marine in Perham. Ray's...
March 2, 2018 - 11:01am
February 26, 2018
Tax reform positive for farmers, ranchers
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A few weeks after Congress passed the most sweeping tax reform in decades, farmers are working with their tax professionals...
February 26, 2018 - 7:27am