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County farmers have more buffer funding assistance
County Board okays EIS findings declaration, cost
Zebra mussels confirmed in Ten Mile Lake in Otter Tail County
Perham police investigate three recent burglaries
Search warrant uncovers drug grow
COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Minnesota routs Middle Tennessee to stay unbeaten
Weather halts Perham and Pequot Lakes
Yellowjackets earn HOL sweep of Hawley
Perham/NYM runs streak to four straight
Perham boys take fifth at Lucky Lindy
Celebration of Life for Bob Finstrom
Brynlee Quinn Zierke
Area students graduate from M State
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
Perham Knights of Columbus donate $500 to community pantry
COLA honors Star Lake Association
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
Some things just aren't countable
How to make left turn on bike
Don't buy produce treated with pesticides
New school year brings funding increases
How many people can ride on a motorcycle?
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
September 13, 2017
High school Interact group supports Hurricane Harvey relief effort
The Perham High school Interact group is raising funds for victims of Hurricane Harvey, placing buckets around town for people to fill with their...
September 13, 2017 - 9:16am
August 29, 2017
Back to the grind
Buses, kids, and parents hit the roads a little early this year in Perham, thanks to the new high school going up, with classes getting underway...
August 29, 2017 - 4:24pm
August 26, 2017
Back to school
The school year is starting a tad early this year for the Perham-Dent School District to make time for the construction and other changes happening...
August 26, 2017 - 10:18am
August 20, 2017
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue to dramatically...
August 20, 2017 - 11:49am
June 21, 2017
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
Set to open in the Fall of 2018, the new Perham High School is well on its way, now with mockup photos of what the building will look like when...
June 21, 2017 - 11:18am
June 5, 2017
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
May 26, 2017
‘Because of others’ sacrifices’: Perham fourth graders are the first in the country to perform new WWII musical
It was a fateful day in February, 1944. In the midst of World War II, an American B-17 plane was shot down by the Nazis while attempting to fly...
May 26, 2017 - 12:53pm
May 25, 2017
That’s bananas! Kids make music using fruit slices, cups of water
Have you ever played bongos with sliced bananas? Or played the piano with cups of water? It sounds strange -- but it’s not impossible. A group...
May 25, 2017 - 4:20pm
May 19, 2017
Launching a new way of learning: Drones at PWMS
The Prairie Wind Middle School cafeteria was buzzing with the sound of 68 tiny propellers all whirling at once last Wednesday, as eighth grade...
May 19, 2017 - 4:39pm
May 18, 2017
Local contractors will install school irrigation systems
Two local contractors have been awarded contracts related to construction projects at Perham public schools. At a short meeting following the groundbreaking ceremony for the future Perham High School last Wednesday, Perham-Dent School Board members approved bids for irrigation work...
May 18, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 15, 2017
Speaking their language: High school senior Lourdes Anderson connects with Perham’s growing population of Spanish-speaking youth
Lourdes Anderson remembers what it was like to come to a new country and not speak the language. Born in Nicaragua, Central America, where Spanish...
May 15, 2017 - 11:18am
May 12, 2017
'A school of color'
Perham-Dent School District administrators say there are more nonnative speakers of English in the district today than ever before. The district currently has 51 students enrolled in its ESL program (English as a Second Language), a number that has grown substantially in recent years,...
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 11, 2017
Ushering in ‘a new era in education’: Ground is officially broken on the new Perham High School
It was a historic moment in Perham yesterday as shovels hit the dirt at the site of the future Perham High School. It’s been 100 years since...
May 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
May 4, 2017
Perham public schools earn state awards for innovation
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School have received state recognition for two separate, innovative educational programs. The schools have been named 2016-2017 Star of Innovation Award recipients by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). The high...
May 4, 2017 - 11:32am
April 28, 2017
Perham girl places 3rd in state art contest
A Perham fourth grader is flying high after earning a top spot among young artists in Minnesota. Elsa Brandvold, a student at Heart of the Lakes...
April 28, 2017 - 3:30pm