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AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Little Pine lake home windows shot out
Vergas area man falls victim to jail scam pitch
Perham looks back at progress in 2016; EDA annual meeting shares successes, looks at attracting teleworkers
'21 fabulous authors': Perham elementary students pen poetry book
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Flyers, Lakers skate to two-all tie
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
Teresa "Tess" Morkassel
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Grief must be experienced and processed
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
November 23, 2016
Perham's Second Hand Rose blossoms in new, bigger space
Jen and Keith Carlson, the owners of Second Hand Rose, are "very happy" in their new space. The couple moved their Perham consignment shop from...
November 23, 2016 - 7:30am
November 4, 2016
Bongards buys Main Street building in Perham for new cheese store
Bongards has plans to relocate and expand its cheese store in Perham. The creamery company has purchased the empty log building on the corner...
November 4, 2016 - 8:13pm
November 2, 2016
Nest takes flight: New coffee shop, kitchen retailer opens in Perham
Nest: everybody's been chirping about it; now they can check it out. The highly-anticipated and buzzed-about new coffee shop and kitchen retailer...
November 2, 2016 - 9:12am
October 27, 2016
New Mexican restaurant to open in Perham in early November
Wadena restaurant owners Yobani Melchor and Pat Strand have apparently found a perfect recipe for success — requests from Perham residents...
October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm
Customers can start flocking to Nest on Tuesday
Nest, Perham’s new and highly-anticipated coffee shop and retail kitchen store, will be celebrating its soft opening on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The store is located at 902 Market Street, across from Dean’s Country Market. The coffee shop, which will be relocating to Nest from its current...
October 27, 2016 - 11:31am
October 13, 2016
Perham's Therouxs sell Birds, Blossoms and Beyond to Lakes Country Landscaping
Birds, Blossoms and Beyond is undergoing a transformation. After 11 years of owning and operating the Perham garden center, Nick and Jodi Theroux...
October 13, 2016 - 4:30am
September 21, 2016
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Tri-State Manufacturers' Association will host an industry tour and dinner meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 4, beginning at 4 p.m. with a tour of R/C Machining, a company that utilizes CNC machining capabilities and has found a niche in "Heritage Machining," using multi-spindle screw machines...
September 21, 2016 - 11:18am
Nest business opening in October
Goose Group Inc., the owners of Goose Gang, Wild Goose and Napa of Perham, announce the opening of a new coffee shop, kitchen and gift store...
September 21, 2016 - 11:15am
September 16, 2016
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Becoming a caregiver for an aging relative is a profound expression of love. You may find that you will begin to take on many of the responsibilities...
September 16, 2016 - 2:47pm
Store owner makes clean break from business
The time has come for Deanna Stromme to make a separation. The store owner of Elegance by LinDee in Perham has been loyal to the bridal dress...
September 16, 2016 - 2:32pm
September 2, 2016
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire recently announced the addition of new associate attorney, Samuel D. Felix, to its Perham office. Felix started with...
September 2, 2016 - 9:29am
August 25, 2016
State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
The Minnesota Department of Commerce is recommending a 70 percent reduction in the $19.3 million rate increase proposed by Otter Tail Power for electric service in 2016. Four public hearings on the utility's rate proposal will be held August 24 and 25 in Bemidji, Crookston, Fergus...
August 25, 2016 - 2:32pm
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
As a result of the recent sale of Schoeneberger Funeral Home's present building to St. Henry's Parish, plans are being developed for the construction...
August 25, 2016 - 10:38am
August 18, 2016
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
Visitors to Perham's Main Street have likely noticed that the former bakery building has been undergoing some remodeling in recent weeks. That's...
August 18, 2016 - 9:00am
July 21, 2016
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Two Otter Tail County farms were recently recognized for superior cow care. Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson announced that among the 136 Minnesota dairy herds with low somatic cell counts (SCC). Somatic cell count were Suzanne Jacobs (Nelson Creamery Association)...
July 21, 2016 - 11:22am