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An American in China: Perham grad Ted Meinhover talks about his job as a diplomat at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing
Two adults, 4-year-old injured in Otter Tail County rollover
118 trees relocated from middle school to site of new high school
AgweekTV: Combining Ag and Learning
Otter Tail County man died of natural causes
Perham/NYM swimmers wrap up dual meet season
Yellowjacket volleyball ready for tough section field
Yellowjacket girls ready to defend section title
Perham boys hoping to extend streak to 15
Perham football advances with 42-25 win over East Grand Forks
Ronald Allen Anderson
Patricia "Pat" Freeman
Lions Club creates comfortable seating for day training program
UCB 'Honor Week' a fundraising success for veterans
Teaching at St. Henry's 'like a homecoming' for this Perham grad
'A lifelong experience': For the Hendrickx family, 4-H is a cherished tradition
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham's Therouxs sell Birds, Blossoms and Beyond to Lakes Country Landscaping
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
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
August 10, 2016
Zebra mussels confirmed in five Minnesota lakes
The Department of Natural Resources has confirmed five new reports of zebra mussels in central Minnesota lakes. Infested waters signs have been posted at DNR accesses on West Battle Lake and Otter Tail Lake in Otter Tail County, Lake Florida in Kandiyohi County, Pocket Lake in Douglas...
August 10, 2016 - 12:52pm
August 5, 2016
Two Republicans battle for chance to face Collin Peterson
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Two Republican candidates are vying for the chance to end longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson’s tenure representing Minnesota’s Seventh Congressional District. Dave Hughes, a retired Air Force officer from Karlstad and the GOP-endorsed candidate,...
August 5, 2016 - 9:55am
July 1, 2016
Child reported missing found safe in rural Perham cornfield
A child reported missing near Perham at about 1 p.m. Friday, was found safe in a cornfield near the intersection of Highway 108 and County Highway 49, with the assistance of a helicopter, after a one-hour search. The child had been with his father while he was working in the field,...
July 1, 2016 - 3:54pm
June 30, 2016
Fireworks planned nearly all weekend
Friday begins a weekend of celebrations honoring America’s independence, with numerous fireworks displays planned in and around Perham. “The Fourth of July is about fun, sun, lakes, family, fireworks and friends,” Perham Chamber director Dan Schroeder said, adding, “be safe...
June 30, 2016 - 9:49am
Life-long dream comes true for Perham man
A contingent of relatives was on hand when Paul Winkels landed his RV-7 airplane at the Perham Airport at about 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 8. With...
June 30, 2016 - 8:49am
June 27, 2016
Katie Lundmark appointed by Dayton to state Board on Aging
Katie Lundmark of rural Detroit Lakes, who is vice president of Long Term Care at Perham Health and Living, has been appointed to the Minnesota Board on Aging by Gov. Mark Dayton. As part of the 25-member state board, Lundmark will be involved in promoting policies to the Legislature,...
June 27, 2016 - 9:53am
June 23, 2016
[Gallery]Overall, Turtle Fest a success, despite rainy weather
Despite thunderstorms that rolled through Perham Thursday and Friday, Turtle Fest, the community's signature summer event, was a success, said...
June 23, 2016 - 12:45pm
'A very strong leader': Calvary's beloved Pastor Phil to retire
Members of Calvary Lutheran Church give credit for a thriving congregation doing all manner of community ministry to the Rev. Dr. Phil Holtan,...
June 23, 2016 - 11:50am
June 9, 2016
'Turtle Lady' brings signature reptile to Perham celebration
Money is not the reason that Lynnette Henderson, AKA "the Turtle Lady," toils away at her sewing machine all year long making fabric turtles....
June 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
June 2, 2016
A visit to the Vatican
A Perham doctor just took a trip that many would call 'once-in-a-lifetime.' But Dr. Mark Paulson, a physician of family medicine at Perham Health,...
June 2, 2016 - 10:58am
May 27, 2016
'I've had a good life'
Of the 16 million Americans who served in the Armed Forces during World War II, fewer than 700,000 remain alive today. Among those survivors...
May 27, 2016 - 2:59pm
May 12, 2016
June 6 start date for city manager
Perham's new city manager plans to continue with the work that former manager Kelcey Klemm started and maintain the vibrant community spirit...
May 12, 2016 - 11:27am
May 9, 2016
Wadena man pleads guilty in Crookston police chase
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A Wadena, Minn. man pleaded guilty Friday to assault and fleeing officers after a police chase that ended with him crashing head-on into a deputy's patrol car. Jeremiah Christopher Raper, 37, originally faced two counts of first-degree attempted murder for the...
May 9, 2016 - 10:00am
May 5, 2016
Drones used for inspections of ditches in Otter Tail County
In April, under two pilot projects, use of a drone proved to be successful for ditch inspections conducted in Otter Tail County. The two locations...
May 5, 2016 - 11:00am
Students get real-life look at aftermath of distracted driving
A mock crash was staged last Wednesday at the Perham High School involving eight students, each volunteering to participate to show their friends...
May 5, 2016 - 10:55am