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The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Perham City council reorganizes
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Pirates even season series with DL boys hockey
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
MCFEELY: Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Did you see the 30-pointer? You can in Perham: MN Monster Buck Classic coming Friday-Sunday
Judy K. Houghton
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
Tuffy's Pet Foods invests in Kansas State pet food science program
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
Linda Schultz retirement party set for Dec. 27
No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
July 14, 2016
Richville plans summer fun events
Starting Thursday July 21 and running through Sept. 1, the community of Richville has planned a number of summer fun event, including horse-drawn wagon rides and minnow races located by the Rockin Horse Café/Wild Stallion lounge. Participants will also be able to watch cotton candy...
July 14, 2016 - 1:28pm
Author to sign copies of latest historical book in Perham
Join author and historian Colin Mustful is releasing his third novel, "Ceding Contempt: Minnesota's Most Significant Historical Event." This and his previous books consider the important and complicated history of the Minnesota frontier during and before the U.S.-Dakota War of 1862....
July 14, 2016 - 12:46pm
June 30, 2016
Nyberg sculpture on the road to Byron from Vining
Otter Tail County Metal Sculpture Artist, Ken Nyberg, has another piece of work "on the road." The Byron Minnesota Schools near Rochester, Minn., commissioned Nyberg to make two bear cubs. It will match the mother bear at the high school that Nyberg made years ago. The mascot for...
June 30, 2016 - 10:31am
Dent Daze goes super hero style
The annual Dent Daze community festival is planned Saturday, July 9 in Dent, Minn., featuring a super hero theme. The festivities start at 9 a.m. with the 5K run, followed by the 1K run. Another activity called the poker run will start at 10 a.m. and involves playing cards. Participants...
June 30, 2016 - 10:28am
May 12, 2016
Auditions for summer productions at AC4TA are May 14
The two summer shows planned at A Center for the Arts in Fergus Falls are "Beauty and the Beast JR" and "Fiddler on the Roof" and auditions for both are scheduled Saturday, May 14, at AC4TA's Fergus Theatre, 124 W. Lincoln Ave., downtown Fergus Falls. Children's theater auditions...
May 12, 2016 - 12:15pm
May 5, 2016
Think-Off debaters chosen from around the globe
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announces the four finalists for the 2016 Great American Think-Off. These four individuals will travel...
May 5, 2016 - 11:27am
April 28, 2016
Relay For Life dance camp a success
Relay For Life dance camp a success Last Saturday morning, the Prairie Wind Middle School gym was filled with the sounds of active kindergarten...
April 28, 2016 - 1:30pm
January 21, 2016
Why adult coloring is all the rage again
From the time we were little, we were taught to color the world — to take a black and white picture and with our imagination, give it life through all the color palettes available to us. What it would look like was up to us. Little sections, big sections, we got to piece together...
January 21, 2016 - 1:28pm
November 13, 2015
‘Guys and Dolls’ a ‘high energy’ show
Perham-Rehearsals for this year’s Perham community musical, “Guys and Dolls,” are going “wonderfully,” according to Director Nicole Mattfeld. The cast has been running the show all the way through and is expected to practice with the pit orchestra by the end of the week. “Being...
November 13, 2015 - 9:46am
November 14, 2014
FOCUS Christmas Bazaar fills up PACC
Thousands of visitors streamed through the Perham Area Community Center this past Saturday for the Perham Women of FOCUS 38th annual Christmas...
November 14, 2014 - 10:00am
July 18, 2014
Photo gallery: Phelps Mill Festival
Droves of people turned out to shop, eat, and be entertained at the 2014 Phelps Mill Festival, held at the scenic Phelps Mill County Park, near...
July 18, 2014 - 3:07pm
June 16, 2014
East Otter Tail County Fair
June 16, 2014 - 2:48pm
'Paws to Read' summer reading program
Gallop, crawl, slither or fly to the Perham Area Public Library for the “Paws to Read” children’s summer program. A range of free activities for children and their families that encourage and support a love of reading will be held through June and July. Participants also...
June 16, 2014 - 12:10pm
May 23, 2014
Get to know the artists of this year’s Arts Festival
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of weekly mini-features on artists who will be at the Perham Center for the Arts for this year’s...
May 23, 2014 - 1:57pm
May 22, 2014
Art exhibit spotlights Scandinavian heritage
A Menahga-area artist’s work exploring her heritage is on display at the Cultural Center in New York Mills. The exhibit, “Expressions...
May 22, 2014 - 11:23am