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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?
Weekly police report - June 14 edition
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
Laraine M. Paulsen
Curtis C. Morken
Ruth Ann Dretsch
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
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
Shearer's sells Barrel O' Fun brand to Old Dutch affiliate
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
Heiderich claims $500 Medallion Hunt prize
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
June 11, 2018
Foster grandparents needed in Wadena and Otter Tail Counties
Do you have time and life experiences to share with classroom children and teachers? Would you like to receive a little tax-free spending money just for doing something you love?
June 11, 2018 - 9:57am
May 24, 2018
Adult Fishing League kicks off 14th season
It's about fun. It's about bragging rights. It's about fishing. The Perham Adult Fishing League is organized by Dave Groff, and last Wednesday the league kicked off its 2018 season on Dead Lake. The late ice-off in Otter Tail County threatened to curtail the number of fish taken,...
May 24, 2018 - 2:22pm
May 23, 2018
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
"To improve lives by uniting the caring powers in our community" is the mission statement of United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties and during the early months of 2018, the caring powers of our communities have been working hard on funding our partner programs. United Way received...
May 23, 2018 - 9:57am
May 9, 2018
Stamp Out Hunger campaign takes place May 12
On May 12, the rural and city letter carriers in Otter Tail County will deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes. They will also collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers participating in the 26th annual NALC National Food...
May 9, 2018 - 8:26am
May 4, 2018
United Way Perham Day of Caring is May 8
Help is available for senior citizens, military veterans and people who may have a special circumstance that prevents them from doing their yard work in the Perham area. Day of Caring is a mobilization of volunteers to celebrate the spirit of giving through service by providing a...
May 4, 2018 - 9:08am
April 3, 2018
2018 Relay for Life kickoff meeting
The 2018 E.O.T. County Relay for Life kickoff meeting will be held Monday, April 9, at 7:00 p.m., at Calvary Lutheran Church. The 2018 Relay will be held Friday, July 13 at the Perham High School track, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Representatives from teams that have been part of the relay...
April 3, 2018 - 3:37pm
April 1, 2018
Perham Interact raises funds for food pantry
The Perham High School Interact Group organized their first walk for hunger that started at the high school and ended at the Bridge Food Pantry....
April 1, 2018 - 12:35pm
March 17, 2018
A Place to Belong receives grant to help start up Perham branch
A Place to Belong is always striving to improve and expand the resources and services they provide for the communities it serves, including Fergus...
March 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2018
Building that 'bridge': Food pantry March campaign underway in Perham
Last year in Perham, the doors to the local food pantry swung open 2,000 times. Those visitors were there for a little help, a little kindness....
March 2, 2018 - 11:57am
March 1, 2018
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
A group of women who all experienced the death of a child came together over 13 years ago in Perham to create a place where they could share...
March 1, 2018 - 10:12am
February 26, 2018
Friends of Friends benefit nets $84,553
The tenth annual Friends-of-Friends Fighting Hunger event was a grand success. Held at Thumper Pond, nearly 170 guests joined together to support...
February 26, 2018 - 11:30am
February 25, 2018
The Bridge Community Pantry receives donation of 1,800 books
Perham High School senior Audrey Swanson saw a need at The Bridge Community Pantry in Perham and decided to help fill it. Only, it wasn't food...
February 25, 2018 - 10:17am
February 6, 2018
Charity breakfast raises money for The Bridge Mobile Pantry
St. Henry's Perham Area Knights of Columbus held a charity breakfast on Sunday, January 14, 2018 to raise money for The Bridge Pantry Mobile...
February 6, 2018 - 1:52pm
January 17, 2018
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
The Rock-A-Boosters 4H Club was recently awarded First Place Club in East Otter Tail County. Members include: Denise Loerzel, Britney Loerzel,...
January 17, 2018 - 3:01pm
December 15, 2017
Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in Perham schools
Perham’s Feeding Backpack Program helps about 200 children a week, providing them with meals on the weekends, but without community support,...
December 15, 2017 - 12:39pm