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Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Minn. college student remains missing
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
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
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
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
December 22, 2016
Winning streak continues for Yellowjacket girls on the road
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team took its winning streak to the road and extended it with a big 68-38 victory over the Wadena-Deer...
December 22, 2016 - 10:17pm
Perham gymnasts post season best score in dual with Detroit Lakes
The Perham Yellowjacket gymnastics team put up their season best score when they traveled to Detroit Lakes to take on the two-time defending...
December 22, 2016 - 3:53pm
December 21, 2016
Yellowjacket Girls hoopsters stretch streak to five
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team stretched its winning streak to five games with a 50-43 victory over the Crookston Pirates at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Dec. 20. “We did a really nice job of working back after falling behind and building a lead,”...
December 21, 2016 - 12:19am
December 17, 2016
Perham girls five shut down Hawley
While it wasn't the prettiest of contests, the Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team extended its winning streak to four games with a 37-25 victory over the Hawley Nuggets on Dec. 16 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium.
December 17, 2016 - 2:01pm
December 14, 2016
Yellowjackets rebound from late rally, win in double overtime
A big defensive turnover by Gabby DeBoer and a buzzer-beating 3-pointer from Janie Wunderlich helped the Yellowjackets to a 70-64 double overtime...
December 14, 2016 - 10:05am
December 5, 2016
Yellowjackets rebound with strong win over Park Rapids
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team had little time to think about their first loss when they returned to the court the following day,...
December 5, 2016 - 10:49am
December 2, 2016
Perham girls fall to Barnesville in HOL opener
The Barnesville Trojans used an 8-0 run at the start of the second half to pull away and never look back en route to a 56-34 victory over the Perham Yellowjackets in their Heart O’Lakes season opener in Barnesville on Dec. 2. Nicole Herbranson started the run with six straight...
December 2, 2016 - 11:01pm
November 29, 2016
Balanced scoring helps Perham girls take season opener
Janie Wunderlich poured in 20 points, while Sara Herrmann added 12, leading a balanced Yellowjacket attack, earning a 63-52 victory over the...
November 29, 2016 - 10:39pm
October 18, 2016
Yellowjackets capture HOL Title
The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team overcame some obstacles and a pesky Pelican Rapids Viking team on its way to a 3-1 (24-26, 25-15, 26-24,...
October 18, 2016 - 11:51pm
October 10, 2016
Perham Volleyball takes second in home invitational
For the third straight year, the Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team advanced to the championship of its own tournament. However, for the third...
October 10, 2016 - 3:18pm
October 4, 2016
Yellowjackets swim to Fosston Invitational title
The Perham Yellowjacket swimming and diving team swam to a first place finish at the four team invitational in Fosston, Minn., on Oct. 1. The Yellowjackets bested the four team field, finishing with 272 points, 10 points higher than the Fosston-Bagley Seals, who finished with 262...
October 4, 2016 - 12:31am
September 30, 2016
Perham volleyball knocks off Barnesville in HOL clash
The Perham Yellowjackets continued its dominant play over their Heart O’Lakes Conference foes with a 3-0 win in Barnvesville on Sept. 29. The Yellowjackets earned the win 25-20, 25-19 and 25-22, moving to 4-0 in conference play. Gabby DeBoer led the way with 11 kills, while Olivia...
September 30, 2016 - 3:36pm
Perham tennis gets win over rival, Wadena-Deer Creek
The girls tennis playoffs are right around the corner and the Perham Yellowjackets hope to gain some momentum heading into it. They got off on...
September 30, 2016 - 12:11pm
September 28, 2016
Serena Langen reaches career milestone
Perham senior Serena Langen started the night with an ace serve and, by the time the night came to an end, she entered her name into the Perham...
September 28, 2016 - 12:15pm
Perham volleyball runs winning streak to nine with sweep of Hawley
The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team started with an ace serve and closed with a bang, earning a 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 25-14) victory over the...
September 28, 2016 - 12:14pm