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Burglary takes place south of NY Mills
Lina Belar to talk about "Rural Score" at the Perham Area Public Library Aug. 23
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
2017 Miss Vergas Royalty
Frazee to forfeit football season because of low roster numbers
Softball players take to the diamond for Dreams For Kids
O’Hara,Covington lead Time Trials
Perham/NYM tennis opens with a pair of splits
Area teams fall at state Class C baseball tournament
Ralph A. Glander
Donald S. Dresser
Gary L Braasch
Arlene F. @13@@10@Dougherty
Births - Aug. 10 edition
Hudson Myron Bauck
Local students make Dean's List at UM-Twin Cities
Local students make Dean's List at University of Northwestern
Second Chance Boutique has new owner, name
Perham couple opening Fargo restaurant in former Rosie's Laundromat building
Hilltop Lumber Ottertail Store Grand Opening August 11th and 12th
LMHC names Donna Baker as their CEO for their organization.
Star Tribune names Arvig a 2017 Top Workplace
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
What are some bus safety tips?
What to do when spotting a pet unattended in vehicle
Your letters - Aug. 10 edition
‘I’ve decided to do something about living forever’
When does the NTSB get involved with crashes?
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
Bike Rodeo at Otterfest
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
'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?
August 11, 2017
Peterson Renews Call for Legislative Fix to Delist Wolves
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Collin C. Peterson (D-Minn.) expressed his disappointment with the decision made by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia to maintain federal Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Michigan....
August 11, 2017 - 5:25pm
August 2, 2017
Senator Al Franken talks healthcare, references Perham residents struggle
Last night, Sen. Al Franken appeared on the Late Show with Stephen Colbert, and the two spoke healthcare among other topics. Franken was quoted referencing the health care struggle shared by a Perham resident at one of his round table discussions at the Perham hospital some months...
August 2, 2017 - 12:23pm
June 1, 2017
Local dairy farmer's trip to DC was an 'eye-opener'
A local dairy farmer came away with a newfound respect for hardworking Congressional staff after a two-day trip to Washington earlier this month....
June 1, 2017 - 8:41am
May 10, 2017
Governor candidate Johnson targets greater Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Voters around greater Minnesota can expect to see a lot of Jeff Johnson. The 50-year-old Hennepin County commissioner and Detroit...
May 10, 2017 - 2:34pm
May 9, 2017
Perham council vacancy filled; Brad Schmidt to be sworn in May 31
The Perham City Council seat that has been vacant since the passing of Councilor Harriet Mattfeld has been filled. Perham native Brad Schmidt...
May 9, 2017 - 11:12am
May 8, 2017
Minnesotans mixed on Trump's first 100 days
ST. PAUL — The sky has not fallen since Donald Trump became president. But, opponents are quick to say, there still is time. Trump's 100th...
May 8, 2017 - 3:32pm
May 1, 2017
Perham City Council looks to fill open seat soon; applications accepted through Thursday
Perham City Councilors are working fast to fill the seat left vacant by the recent passing of former councilor Harriet Mattfeld. The council decided in April to seek applications for the open position, and now the deadline to submit those applications is very near. Applications are...
May 1, 2017 - 12:29pm
April 27, 2017
Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
Longtime U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., is running for re-election, a Washington, D.C.-based publication reports. "Yeah, I'm running. I've got $700,000 in the bank," the long-serving congressman told Roll Call on Wednesday.
April 27, 2017 - 4:45pm
April 11, 2017
Amid school funding debate, Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year loses job
CRYSTAL, Minn. — Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year is losing his job amid a legislative debate over school funding and job protections...
April 11, 2017 - 8:44am
March 20, 2017
Franken talks healthcare with providers in Perham
March 20, 2017 - 11:23am
March 8, 2017
House considers cuts to maintenance budget for schools: Perham school board may have to reprioritize maintenance projects
As the state legislature looks at possible cuts to Long Term Facility Maintenance budget, the Perham-Dent School Board considered its options to pay for such projects at its meeting Monday night. District Superintendent Mitch Anderson shared with board members an email alert he received...
March 8, 2017 - 9:49pm
February 27, 2017
Sunday liquor sales approved by Minn. Senate, but issue not settled
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's 159-year-old ban on Sunday liquor sales appears headed for repeal, but not before the debate among lawmakers ferments a little bit longer. The Minnesota Senate voted 38-28 Monday, Feb. 27, to end the prohibition on liquor stores being open on Sunday,...
February 27, 2017 - 2:14pm
February 16, 2017
City approves letter of opposition to Sunday liquor sales
In a letter shared with Perham council members last Monday, Landmark Liquor Store manager Bob Dreger explained why legislation introduced to allow Sunday liquor sales was a bad idea in the long run for communities with municipal stores, saying in the end, the citizens would suffer...
February 16, 2017 - 10:00am
February 9, 2017
Trump administration delays bumblebee protection
The Trump administration is delaying action that would give the rusty patched bumblebee official federal Endangered Species Act protection. The...
February 9, 2017 - 3:47pm
January 25, 2017
Dayton's 70th birthday not what he wanted
ST. PAUL — No one wants to celebrate a 70th birthday with a new cancer diagnosis and recent history of fainting on statewide television....
January 25, 2017 - 4:09pm