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Otter Tail County board votes to maintain Phelps Mill dam
County board goes back in time
Perham School District enrollment up, construction projects proceeding
AgweekTV: Elevator Embezzlement in Minnesota
Beware of jury duty pay or else scams
Boos bombard Vikings in home loss to Bills
Second quarter outburst lifts Perham to road win
Perham/NYM/Henning swimmers square off with Park Rapids Area
Perham extends streak while snapping Pelican Rapids' streak
Fleck sees signs that Gophers have traded 'want to win' for 'refuse to lose'
Paul M. Hilleren
Allison Bethany Smith
Joe & Karen Byer 50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Mary Ann and Albert Jorgenson
Lady barber gives Richville a new business
Looking ahead to a new chapter: Owner of Bev’s Book Nook in Perham is retiring
Minnesota's unemployment rate drops to 19-year low
Second Hand Rose to close Perham store
'We're absolutely lost': Falling prices, health issues force small southern Minn. dairy farming family to sell 55-year operation
Looking Back - September 20 Edition
Wallin new director of Kinship of the Perham Area
At 37, a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan is finally attending his first game. He never envisioned it would be because of this.
A spirited kickoff to the year
Perham Health Foundation to host Blue at the Barn
Ask A Trooper: Can a trooper write a ticket for an infraction they didn't witness?
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Linda: In the mail
Ask A Trooper: Are are school bus arm violations handled?
Your letters: Support Tobacco21
The Holmes is going purple! Prince's band The Revolution to perform Sept. 27
Lindquist to perform Sept. 16 at Trinity Lutheran in NYM
Minnesota State Fair attendance breaks 2 million mark
Noa Fort concert Sept. 8 at NYM Cultural Center
'Otter Tales: The musical' to be performed Sept. 14-16
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
July 20, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Where does the speed limit change near signs?
Question: When the speed limit is changing on a road, does the new speed limit start at the sign, or does it start when you can see the sign? Answer: The speed limit zone area becomes effective at the point you reach the sign. So if the speed limit sign/zone changes to a slower speed,...
July 20, 2018 - 9:06am
June 29, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Do minors need to be in booster seats on ATV's?
Question: I recently purchased a 2018 Polaris Ranger. We have a two-year old son and I am wondering what the laws are. Does he need to be in a car seat or booster seat with a helmet? Thank you in advance. Answer: When riding on ATVs, OHVs and motorcycles, a passenger under age 18...
June 29, 2018 - 9:46am
June 26, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Do livestock trailers need to be registered?
Question: We have a livestock trailer that we bought back in 2017, as I understand livestock trailers do not require license plates. So my question is, do I need to have any paper work if I am hauling my trailer? Answer: No Minnesota registration is required if your livestock trailer...
June 26, 2018 - 9:06am
June 16, 2018
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Question: Would you please let me know the process for reporting an unsafe driver when one doesn't have a particular incident to report. I'm just concerned with a bunch of things I've been noticing getting worse over time. Thank you. Answer: There are several options for you to consider....
June 16, 2018 - 10:02am
June 4, 2018
Everything is different
Everything seems different, doesn't it? At first I was thinking about the weather, but that's not the only thing that seems different. Maybe it's because none of us are getting any younger, which means we're getting older, which means we see winters, summers, springs, lots of things,...
June 4, 2018 - 11:46am
June 1, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered?
Question: I am planning on taking a motorcycle trip across the country. Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered? Answer: If you're pulling a trailer, it does need to be registered according to its weight. The trailer is likely lightweight and could perhaps...
June 1, 2018 - 9:57am
May 27, 2018
What good are wood ticks?
A wood tick fell onto my arm from the driver's side sun visor in my car on the way home from work. I hate wood ticks. I don't really understand why they were invented, either as part of God's plan or Darwin's. There are creatures that fit nicely into either of these; some of them...
May 27, 2018 - 8:11am
May 25, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Questions about teen drivers
Question: Is there a presentation provided by law enforcement for new teenage drivers? Can a driver, under the age of 18 with a valid permit, tow a trailer in Minnesota?
May 25, 2018 - 10:10am
May 21, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Question: Would law enforcement give me a citation if I have a prescription, from my eye doctor, saying that I get migraine headaches from intense lighting and my truck windows can be tinted to 20 percent on driver and passenger windows, for no more than two years? Answer: Drivers...
May 21, 2018 - 8:44am
May 15, 2018
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
There is a feud on-going between University of North Dakota President Mark Kennedy and Engelstad Family Foundation trustee Kris Engelstad McGarry....
May 15, 2018 - 11:02am
May 14, 2018
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Question: I am interested in becoming a pilot and I see that the Minnesota State Patrol is hiring. I am wondering if you could tell me more about your flight section and pilots. Thank you!
May 14, 2018 - 9:06am
May 7, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
Question: I noticed that the horn on my vehicle does not work. Is there a law that that says a vehicle must have a working horn and when it can be used?
May 7, 2018 - 8:18am
April 29, 2018
Ask A Trooper: Must troopers wear safety vests at crash scenes?
Question: What is your policy on troopers wearing the high visible safety vests while at a crash scene? Stay safe out there. Answer: All workers (tow truck drivers, EMS, fire, police etc.) who are working at a crash scene are required to wear high visibility garments or approved...
April 29, 2018 - 8:22am
April 21, 2018
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
Question: I've heard the Minnesota State Patrol is carrying around some stuff to help people that might have an issue with opioid abuse. Can you talk more about that? Thanks for all you do! Answer: A Minnesota state trooper's job is surprisingly varied. Sure, you'd expect them to...
April 21, 2018 - 11:49am
April 16, 2018
I had a strange dream
There are several things you have to know before I tell you about a dream I just had, because dreams are usually odd regurgitations of stuff. First is the fact that we have a lot of Amish around here now. They trot their horses along their way on the highways and byways. (Some folks...
April 16, 2018 - 9:06am