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One person dies in crash near Frazee
MnDOT awards New York Mills with fleet of 40 bikes
State gas tax increase, road tax on auto parts explored
County board members review health and human services needs
AgweekTV: Visas denied for Big Iron visitors
Perham/NYM swimmers compete at Bemidji and Park Rapids
Hurley transitions from distance running to triathlon
Vikings to waive kicker Daniel Carlson, sign Dan Bailey
Perham erases second half deficit for home win
Near miss: Vikings, Packers end in tie after field goal frustrations
Allison Bethany Smith
Joe & Karen Byer 50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Addie Jo Baumgart
Emergency medicine physician joins Tri-County Health Care
Arvig named one of Prairie Business Magazine's 50 Best Places to Work
Shearer's Foods plans to invest more than $8 million in Perham facility
Las Ranitas to open Monday in Perham
Arvig named one of Prairie Business Magazine’s 50 Best Places to Work
Looking Back - Sept. 13, 2018
Looking Back - Sept. 6 Edition
Area students graduate from NDSU
Boys and girls invited to scout sign up night set for Sept. 18 in Perham
Hinz to speak at St. Paul Lutheran Sept. 16
Ask A Trooper: Are are school bus arm violations handled?
Your letters: Support Tobacco21
Ask A trooper: What are your thoughts about the "Kiki Challenge?"
Your letters: Thanks for the help with the corn feed
Your letters: Kulp is the right person for District 8B
Lindquist to perform Sept. 16 at Trinity Lutheran in NYM
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Noa Fort concert Sept. 8 at NYM Cultural Center
'Otter Tales: The musical' to be performed Sept. 14-16
Western Minnesota roosters have something to crow about at state fair
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'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
July 2, 2018
Perham area 4-H students attend Camp Louis
The annual Camp Louis was held June 15-17 at the home of Louis and Eileen Westland's 5-L Ranch west of Perham. 4-Hers have the opportunity to...
July 2, 2018 - 9:57am
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