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Sheriff candidates to speak at candidate forum June 19
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?
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
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Laraine M. Paulsen
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
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
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Area students make Dean's List at MSU-Moorhead
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
May 31, 2018
Weekly police report - May 31 edition
May 21 • Perham resident reported runaway dog. • Caller requested welfare check on Perham resident; all okay. • Assisted Perham resident with child behavior issues. • Arrested adult female for probation violation. • issued for Seatbelt Violation. • Two-vehicle crash at...
May 31, 2018 - 10:47am
Perham Fire Department fights garage fire
The Perham Fire Department was called to a three-stall garage fire at 4:22 p.m. Thursday at 41500 400th Street, a residence located on the northeast side of Marion Lake. The cause of the fire at the Gilbert Ternus residence was unknown. The garage contained farm implements and supplies...
May 31, 2018 - 9:06am
May 30, 2018
Minnesota martial arts fighter sentenced for assault while tubing on Otter Tail River
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A martial arts fighter from Hawley has been sentenced to 32 months in state prison in St. Cloud for a brutal assault...
May 30, 2018 - 5:17pm
PACC executive committee appoints Murphy as new community center director
Betty Murphy has been appointed by the executive committee of the Perham Area Community Center (PACC) to provide immediate direction at the facility,...
May 30, 2018 - 4:37pm
The ink is dry on $6 million for Hub project in Perham
It's a done deal. Today (Wednesday) Governor Dayton signed the nearly $1.5 billion bonding bill that includes $6 million for Perham's Hub project. It's a move that was expected after the announcement last week that the Hub had made it into the bill. Governor Dayton is reportedly unhappy...
May 30, 2018 - 1:30pm
Woman ID'd in New York Mills human remains case
Medical examiners have identified the human remains found in New York Mills on May 20 as those of 46-year-old Lynda Renae Meyer, according to...
May 30, 2018 - 1:28pm
Minnesota sues over opioids
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Board of Pharmacy and Attorney General Lori Swanson have sued Arizona-based Insys Therapeutics, alleging it illegally...
May 30, 2018 - 11:53am
May 29, 2018
Name released in fatal ATV crash in northwest Minn.
PLUMMER, Minn. -- Authorities on Tuesday, May 29, released the identity of a 45-year-old man killed in an ATV crash that happened about 2:30...
May 29, 2018 - 2:53pm
Bonding bill decision approaches; pension bill to be signed
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton is expected to sign or veto a public works funding bill for projects around Minnesota on Wednesday, May 30....
May 29, 2018 - 1:55pm
Minn. man drowns while fishing near Red Wing
RED WING, Minn. -- A 40-year-old St. Paul man drowned Monday morning, May 28, while fishing the Cannon River west of Red Wing, according to the...
May 29, 2018 - 10:46am
May 28, 2018
102-year-old Emmy Rosen graduates with Perham's Class of 2018
The Class of 2018 will be remembered for many accomplishments, not the least of which will be graduating with one of the oldest high school graduates...
May 28, 2018 - 7:34pm
Memorial Day Services in Perham honor veterans
Master Sergeant Susan Dealing was the guest speaker Monday as VFW Post 4020 held a Memorial Day Service at Prairie Wind Middle School. Dealing,...
May 28, 2018 - 3:36pm
WWII plane at Grand Forks Air Force Base honors heroism of pilot
GRAND FORKS—A B-25 twin-engine bomber is perched at the gates of Grand Forks Air Force Base, the name "Flo" emblazoned on its side next...
May 28, 2018 - 8:22am
May 26, 2018
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
NDSU’s cattle are getting some of their feed from an unusual source. They’re using brewing byproduct from a Fargo brewery in feed rations....
May 26, 2018 - 8:30am
River dam relicensing reviewed in Otter Tail County
County Commissioner Lee Rogness of Fergus Falls reported on a meeting regarding the process for Otter Tail Power Company to relicense its five dams along the Otter Tail River. This is a long process and the scope of the project has input from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and...
May 26, 2018 - 8:20am