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Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94 in central Minn.
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Perham volleyball extends streak with home win over Bemidji
Josie Beachy has worked hard to help her team, and herself, grow
Herbert H. Limmer
Mac J. Tobkin
James S. "Jim" Lindholm
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
November 21, 2015
‘My Vision for America’: Voice of Democracy winners
Citizens have much to offer their country Zepherian Richardson Hello I’m America. It’s nice to meet you. I speak many languages, so...
November 21, 2015 - 12:00pm
November 19, 2015
Community ed makes a comeback
Perham-A casualty of budget cuts in recent years, the community education program is being revived with renewed energy, thanks in large part to the hiring of Emily Rutten. Community education traditionally offers life-long learning opportunities for people of all ages from early...
November 19, 2015 - 8:47am
November 13, 2015
Pursuit of passion: Perham grad competes at national forensics tournament
Perham native Allison Christenson is excelling in collegiate forensics. The 2014 graduate of Perham High School, now in her second year at...
November 13, 2015 - 9:42am
November 11, 2015
HOTL up for Celebration School designation
Perham-Perham’s Heart of the Lakes Elementary School is up for an award that indicates it is meeting the educational needs of students, and that the measures in place are responsible for that growth, according to Principal Jen Hendrickson. As a Title I school, HOTL receives federal...
November 11, 2015 - 1:49pm
November 4, 2015
An overview of the referendum
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District is planning a second building referendum Nov. 24, at a cost of $45.27 million, to upgrade a couple of...
November 4, 2015 - 1:24pm
October 29, 2015
Citizens concerned about school costs have a plan, too
A plan to even out the numbers at the Perham elementary and middle schools would eliminate the need for renovations to those schools at no cost and keep the expense of building a new high school in line with what taxpayers can afford, say a group people against the present building...
October 29, 2015 - 2:35pm
October 22, 2015
Referendum information online
Perham-As the Perham-Dent School District prepares for a second referendum vote, district officials announced the website now has a link on it with more information for voters. “The website went live with referendum information,” and the direct mailer went out to district residents...
October 22, 2015 - 3:47pm
October 16, 2015
Levy to decrease by 20 percent in 2017
Perham-With the total Perham-Dent School District levy decreasing by nearly 20 percent after 2017, district officials are hoping voters will find it easier to approve a building referendum on Nov. 24. Levies typically comprise about 18 percent of the school district’s budget,...
October 16, 2015 - 1:00pm
October 15, 2015
Hitting the bricks before hitting the books
Perham-Despite chilly temperatures hovering near 45 degrees, more than 600 Perham students, mostly from the elementary and middle schools, walked...
October 15, 2015 - 2:16pm
Teacher increases approved
Perham-A unanimous vote by the Perham-Dent School Board to approve a contract with the teacher’s union is a step in the right direction toward equalizing new teachers’ pay. The district will now be able to offer quality teachers a salary that is competitive with surrounding...
October 15, 2015 - 2:06pm
September 10, 2015
Meet Your Teacher: Karla Bell
Editor’s note: Meet Your Teacher is a weekly series spotlighting new teachers within the Perham-Dent School District. 1. What are...
September 10, 2015 - 2:57pm
August 28, 2015
Functional math class breaks ground at PHS
To have a math teacher teach a math class – it seems like an idea so obvious, it goes without saying. However, when planning school classes for students with special education needs – it might not always happen like that. “I’d give out and design the curriculum, and...
August 28, 2015 - 11:42am