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Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
March 23, 2017
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
ST. PAUL -- Michael Kyaw Htoo was 22 inches long and weighed 10 pounds, 3 ounces on the day he died. He was just 5 weeks old. At that age, experts...
March 23, 2017 - 10:38pm
JV speech takes first; Yellowjacket team takes second in Osakis
The Yellowjacket Speech Team brought home two trophies last week. The Junior Varsity team brought home a first place trophy from Underwood and the entire team took second place at Osakis. The Speech Expo Pancake Breakfast is this Saturday starting at 7:30 a.m. at the Perham High...
March 23, 2017 - 6:30pm
2017 Chamber Choice award recipients announced
The Perham Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the recipients of the 2017 Chamber Choice Awards. The awards are the Chamber's way of showing these individuals and businesses how much the Perham area community appreciates them and the work they do. Recipients include: The Leadership...
March 23, 2017 - 4:30pm
Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
LITTLE CANADA, Minn. -- A 29-year-old man who followed a 67-year-old woman into her Little Canada apartment and fondled her has received a stayed...
March 23, 2017 - 3:56pm
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
ST. PAUL — White-nose syndrome has now killed bats in six counties in Minnesota, up from two last year, and probably has spread to virtually...
March 23, 2017 - 3:20pm
To help and to heal: Perham pastor moving to Thailand to help people being trafficked
There's no doubt in the mind of the Rev. Dirk Currier that God facilitated connections that brought him and his family to Perham, and spoke to...
March 23, 2017 - 2:11pm
New healthcare plan could have dire effects for county residents: Local healthcare leaders share concerns with Franken, Piper
Local health care providers are concerned that the GOP's newly proposed health care reform plan will leave Otter Tail County residents without...
March 23, 2017 - 11:30am
Men had blood alcohol levels double legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
Two Minnesota men allegedly spent a night partying — one of them admitting to drinking more than a dozen beers and having several shots —...
March 23, 2017 - 8:59am
March 22, 2017
White supremacist says fire at his new home in small ND town was arson
NOME, N.D. -- A 108-year-old church recently bought by an unwelcomed white supremacist burned to the ground Wednesday, March 22, in this small...
March 22, 2017 - 11:09pm
Body found frozen in Red River in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS -- Police say a male was found dead and partially encased in ice Wednesday afternoon at the base of the railroad bridge over the...
March 22, 2017 - 7:54pm
'It would be devastating': Ag producers steering Trump away from trade war with Mexico
GARNER, Iowa/MEXICO CITY - Farmers in the heartland that helped elect Donald Trump are now pushing his administration to avoid a trade dispute...
March 22, 2017 - 7:45am
March 21, 2017
Minnesota House Republicans detail $6 billion transportation plan
ST. PAUL—The debate over transportation funding — and the hard divide on solutions — is back at the Minnesota Capitol. On Tuesday,...
March 21, 2017 - 10:35pm
Minnesota day care loses license after 3-year-old went missing for hour
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Minnesota officials have revoked the license of a home day care in Brainerd after a 3-year-old wandered away and was not reported...
March 21, 2017 - 10:16pm
Medical marijuana supporter cites possibility of lawsuit as legislators change law approved by voters
BISMARCK—A Fargo man who led efforts to place the medical marijuana measure on the ballot floated the possibility of a lawsuit or another...
March 21, 2017 - 7:30pm