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No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
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
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
September 27, 2012
Football: Perham JV improves to 2-2
The Perham JV football team improved to 2-2 on the season with a 28-8 win at Park Rapids. The team played four quarters of strong, Yellowjacket football. It seemed as if everything was hitting on all cylinders, the boys were not going to be denied their second win. We put together...
September 27, 2012 - 5:49pm
Perham 8th grade football defeats Lakers 12-6
On another great night for football, the Perham 8th grade football team hosted the Lakers from Detroit Lakes. This game has always been a great learning experience for both teams. Detroit Lakes always brings good athletes that are coached in the fundamentals of football. This was...
September 27, 2012 - 5:47pm
Thakar, Reed place at Moorhead Tae Kwon Do tournament
MOORHEAD -- Students of Perham Mid-Minnesota Tae Kwon Do School competed at the Marquart Invitational Tournament in Moorhead on Sat., Sept. 22. Aayush...
September 27, 2012 - 4:12pm
August 22, 2012
Levi Roberts lands a big northern on Otter Tail Lake
Levi Roberts, age 9, caught and released this 34-inch Northern on Otter Tail Lake using his homemade spinner. Roberts had made the spinners at...
August 22, 2012 - 12:20pm
July 16, 2012
Richville captures Little League title
PERHAM -- The Richville Rockets won five straight games to capture the Lakes Area Little League title on a sweltering Saturday. Richville defeated...
July 16, 2012 - 11:51am
May 2, 2012
Kobe Weller runner up at NYWA
GRAND RAPIDS -- Kobe Weller, a New York Mills sixth-grader was not expecting a top finish at a recent NYWA wrestling tournament in Grand Rapids....
May 2, 2012 - 10:09am
January 26, 2012
New York Mills Hoop Shoot Winners
Third grader Derin Gaudette, sixth grader Kaitlyn Thompson and seventh grader Skylar Mursu were three of 18 New York Mills students who advanced...
January 26, 2012 - 3:07pm
September 1, 2011
Youth Flag Football Registration
There will be a Perham Youth Flag Football registration meeting for all parents and players grades 1-4 interested in playing Flag Football this fall. Meeting will take place at the Perham High School Cafeteria at 6 p.m., Thurs. Sept. 8. First practice will take place at Matt's Baseball...
September 1, 2011 - 3:53pm
August 31, 2011
Perham Jaycees to host Punt, Pass, & Kick Competition
Young pro football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills when the Perham Jaycees host the annual NFL Punt, Pass, & Kick competition on Tues., Sept. 13 at 6:15 p.m. at Perham High School's Meinhover Field. The competition is free and open to boys and girls...
August 31, 2011 - 9:09am
July 12, 2011
Wadena Gold wins little league playoffs
The Wadena Gold little league team defeated the Perham Diamondbacks 1-0 in the championship game to take the Lakes Area Little League title. The...
July 12, 2011 - 12:16pm
Perham 13's move to 13-0
On Thursday, the second place Park Rapids 13-year-old team arrived in Perham with an 8-2 record looking to take down the first place Perham squad....
July 12, 2011 - 12:10pm
May 11, 2011
2011 Youth Turkey Hunt
Despite the snow and cold, twenty youth hunters from around the state of Minnesota participated in the Ottertail County Youth Turkey Hunt on...
May 11, 2011 - 9:10am
May 4, 2011
Dent Minor League Eval practice May 10
All players interested in participating in the Dent Minor League night baseball program are encouraged to attend an early season meeting and evaluation practice at the Dent baseball fields, Tues., May 10, at 7 p.m. Minor League Baseball programs for boys and girls may be operated...
May 4, 2011 - 8:56am
March 2, 2011
Dent girls softball registration
Early registration is available for Girls 10u-16u fastpitch softball Thursday, Mar. 17, at the Dent Elementary School from 7-8 p.m. For more information contact Mark L. at 218-841-9448 or 218-758-2415, or Ron S. at 218-298-1851. Dent B-team Boys Baseball(10u) Fundraiser 2011 2nd...
March 2, 2011 - 12:38pm
NY Mills elementary girls basketball tourney a success
On January 15, the New York Mills Girls Basketball team hosted their annual 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade Girls basketball tournament. A total of 24 teams showed up to participate, play, and show support for many of our young girl athletes. It was a great success and the New York Mills...
February 2, 2011 - 3:18pm