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DL man charged with marijuana-growing operation
Perham native makes Dean's List at Winona State University
AgweekTV: Drought Troubles
Strong winds, hail pound Otter Tail County
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Eveline Louise (Marquardt) Mueller
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
Newspapers still top choice for news
McFeely: Commissioners get an earful on northern Minn. casino project
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
June 5, 2017
Minnesota baby dies; mother’s fiance is charged with second-degree murder
WILLERNIE, Minn. -- Jonathon Wierstad called 911 in May to report that his fiancee’s toddler had fallen down a small set of carpeted stairs...
June 5, 2017 - 10:51pm
Feds: As many as 50 child victims for former Bemidji assistant principal?
ST. PAUL—The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with—and who received sexual...
June 5, 2017 - 10:12pm
100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads
Memorial Day through Labor Day marks the 100 deadliest days on Minnesota roads. Preliminary numbers show the 100 day stretch last year accounted for 120 of the 392 fatalities, making up 31 percent of all the traffic deaths in 2016. The Friday before Memorial Day is traditionally a...
June 5, 2017 - 6:39pm
Financial website: North Dakota has 10th-worst economy in the country
BISMARCK — A financial data website says North Dakota has the 10th-worst economy in the country, but people should consider the entire...
June 5, 2017 - 5:26pm
8-year-old hurt in semi rollover near New York Mills
An 8-year-old from Avon, Minn., was injured in a semi rollover near New York Mills today. The semi was traveling eastbound on Highway 10 when it went off the shoulder, slid into the ditch and rolled over, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
June 5, 2017 - 4:46pm
Star Lake group pushes for EIS related to proposed casino
The Star Lake Concerned Citizens Group, generally opposed to the proposed casino on the southwest side of Star Lake, continues to push for an Environmental Impact Statement in addition to a recently completed Environmental Assessment Worksheet. A public comment period runs until June...
June 5, 2017 - 4:40pm
Meeting addresses OTC jail website
Recently, concerns have been raised regarding the Otter Tail County In-Custody List website. The page is used by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's...
June 5, 2017 - 4:40pm
The big day
Perham High School's class of 2017 moved their graduation tassels from right to left at Sunday afternoon's commencement ceremony, officiating...
June 5, 2017 - 10:39am
A little girl with a big goal: Frazee fourth grader set to raise $3,000 selling cupcakes for cancer
When tragedy strikes a family member or friend, it's not always easy to know how to reach out, to know what to say or do, but for Sophia Strand,...
June 5, 2017 - 10:16am
There was a tornado coming, but this guy just kept mowing his lawn
Had it been a painting, the artist could’ve been criticized for failing to imagine a more nuanced metaphor to capture the perils of suburban...
June 5, 2017 - 8:47am
UND professor under fire after social media comments
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A distinguished professor is under fire after racist remarks about a sixth grader on social media. The comments were about...
June 5, 2017 - 8:25am
June 3, 2017
Volunteers needed in Otter Tail and Becker counties for DNR loon survey
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking volunteers to help monitor the loon population in Otter Tail County. The survey will take place from June 30 through July 10. Volunteers can choose one (or more) lakes to count the number of adult and juvenile loons seen and...
June 3, 2017 - 11:25am
New Perham dog park to celebrate grrrrrand opening
Perham area residents—and their dogs—are invited to attend a grand opening celebration for the new Wardale Dog Park in Perham. A leash cutting ceremony will take place at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 8, though the celebration will run from 4:30-7 p.m. The dog park is located...
June 3, 2017 - 10:18am
How drones are quickly becoming the most important tool on the farm
Drones, along with their many advantages for a farming operation, took center stage at the third annual ‘DroneFocus’ conference in Fargo...
June 3, 2017 - 8:30am
June 2, 2017
Behind closed doors
Old or young, male or female, mental illness doesn't discriminate—which is something that the current Miss Perham titleholder, Sarah Labine,...
June 2, 2017 - 5:35pm