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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
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
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
February 25, 2016
Community Read Project aims to get students, public talking
Perham High School English students are extending their latest lesson beyond the four walls of their classroom and out into the community – and extending an invitation to everyone in town to join them. Amy Braukmann’s sophomores are embarking on a first-of-its-kind Community Read...
February 25, 2016 - 10:13pm
February 18, 2016
Forum set for Perham-Dent building projects
A community forum on the Perham-Dent School District school building projects at Heart of the Lakes and Prairie Wind Middle schools is planned at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 24, in the student union at the high school. This will be an opportunity for residents to ask questions and give...
February 18, 2016 - 2:34pm
February 12, 2016
Laurentian Journey Program gets students into the great outdoors
Perham students experienced the great outdoors this winter for Prairie Wind Middle School’s annual Laurentian Journey Program. Eighth-grade...
February 12, 2016 - 11:43am
February 11, 2016
A1 rating shaves four years off loan
The sale of Perham-Dent school bonds last week saved taxpayers about four years of interest on the district’s building project, according to Superintendent Mitch Anderson. The district proposal for $45.2 million for a new high school and renovations to the elementary and middle...
February 11, 2016 - 10:34am
January 28, 2016
Alum donates $50K to Perham-Dent schools
Perham-A generous donation to the Perham-Dent School District from a former student will allow the district to enhance its science labs at the new high school. While watching his fourth-grade granddaughter in a school Christmas program in December, Rich Bucholz saw peeling paint on...
January 28, 2016 - 4:49pm
January 21, 2016
State foundation offers new FFA scholarship
The Minnesota FFA Foundation announces that the James W. Tracy scholarship is available to Minnesota high school seniors enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited post-secondary school in the U.S. (certificate, diploma or degree) and studying agriculture or animal husbandry....
January 21, 2016 - 1:38pm
National FFA officers visit Perham High School
National FFA officers were in Perham on Jan. 8 to hone their skills prior to spending a year on the road giving leadership presentations to high...
January 21, 2016 - 1:36pm
January 7, 2016
Big fun in a small town
Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series of feature stories on foreign exchange students studying at Perham High School this year. Jussara...
January 7, 2016 - 5:21pm
Every Student Succeeds: Schools prep to meet new state-led education standards
The Perham-Dent School District is researching changes that come with a new federal education initiative, called the Every Student Succeeds Act,...
January 7, 2016 - 12:01pm
December 31, 2015
Getting a feel for ‘the American way’
Editor’s note: This is the third in a series of feature stories on foreign exchange students studying at Perham High School this year. "You...
December 31, 2015 - 1:20pm
December 26, 2015
Writers’ conference em-phasizes styles
Last Tuesday, Prairie Wind Middle School students got a break from their daily routine for an afternoon, instead participating in a writers’...
December 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
December 23, 2015
From strangers to ‘sisters’ in a matter of months
Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of feature stories on foreign exchange students studying at Perham High School this year. Before...
December 23, 2015 - 12:34pm
Perham Community Ed offers hundreds of online courses
Perham-Dent Public Schools has announced it now has a program that makes it easy for people to take high-quality, noncredit online courses no matter where they are located. Through a partnership with ed2go, Perham Area Community Education offers hundreds of courses on just about...
December 23, 2015 - 12:25pm
December 18, 2015
District earns ‘clean audit’
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District’s accounting of its finances, reviewed by an auditing company, is in compliance with general accounting practices and no major infractions were identified, according to Matt Laughlin with Brady Martz Certified Public Accounts and Consultants,...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
German ‘city girl’ learns about cows, critters and all kinds of things country through PHS foreign exchange student program
Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on foreign exchange students studying at Perham High School this year. When...
December 18, 2015 - 11:00am