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The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Looking Back - Jan. 11 edition
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Pirates even season series with DL boys hockey
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
Michael John Grismer
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
Tuffy's Pet Foods invests in Kansas State pet food science program
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
Linda Schultz retirement party set for Dec. 27
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
January 15, 2018
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Up until a couple of weeks ago, Douglas County in central Minnesota hadn't had a fatal fire in 15 years. Now, in the...
January 15, 2018 - 6:51pm
October 4, 2017
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code she says is unclear
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — After being home-schooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School...
October 4, 2017 - 5:59am
September 6, 2017
When accused abductors left for lunch, teen ran and swam to escape before finding help
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — After 29 days of being held against her will, 15-year-old Jasmine Block escaped and swam across a small rural lake in Grant...
September 6, 2017 - 2:50pm
September 5, 2017
Three arrested so far after Alexandria teen found 20 miles away in neighboring county
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Three people were arrested in connection with the 15-year-old missing girl from Alexandria who was found Tuesday, Sept....
September 5, 2017 - 8:53pm
June 27, 2017
Alexandria, Moorhead win Highway 10 Classic
The annual Highway 10 Classic Junior Legion and VFW Tournament came to a close with Alexandria Black and Moorhead capturing the titles of their respective divisions.
June 27, 2017 - 3:18pm
May 24, 2017
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
The Osakis softball team went into the 6AA-North Subsection semifinals as the top seed, but fifth-seeded Perham wasn’t intimidated and used...
May 24, 2017 - 7:00pm
April 29, 2017
Girl identified who died in apparent drowning in central Minnesota
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 12-year-old girl died Friday in an apparent drowning in a swampy area between two lakes near here. JaLysa Anne Cook of...
April 29, 2017 - 5:21pm
April 26, 2017
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. — Miles Weske, the North Memorial flight paramedic who almost lost his life in a helicopter crash in Alexandria...
April 26, 2017 - 6:00pm
April 10, 2017
Search continues in lakes for missing Minnesota man
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Boats circled Lake Agnes and Lake Henry again Monday in search of an Alexandria man last seen on Thursday, April 6.Clothing...
April 10, 2017 - 9:01pm
Search continues for missing Alexandria man on Minnesota lakes
The search for an Alexandria man missing since Thursday was to resume Monday with authorities focusing on Lake Agnes and Lake Henry.
April 10, 2017 - 11:48am
Alexandria man faces counterfeit money charges
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria man was arrested in Benton County after a routine traffic stop and is facing charges of possessing counterfeit currency. According to the Benton County Sheriff's Office, James Earl Meyer, 53, attempted to use a counterfeit $100 bill at Hardware...
March 10, 2017 - 11:25am
February 8, 2017
After chase, officers catch Perham man suspected of exposing himself to girl
A man suspected of burglarizing a house in Nelson and later exposing himself outside the Target store in Alexandria was arrested after a chase Tuesday night. A news release from the Douglas County Sheriff's Office identified the suspect as Jason Dennis Maloney, 40, of Perham.
February 8, 2017 - 9:42am
November 7, 2016
Arson suspect flees in squad car, stop sticks end chase
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A woman who had been arrested at a fire in downtown Alexandria managed to get behind the wheel of a squad car and drove...
November 7, 2016 - 2:49pm
September 27, 2016
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A three-vehicle crash killed two people and closed down Interstate 94 between Osakis and Alexandria early Tuesday morning....
September 27, 2016 - 4:03pm
September 17, 2016
Three people in critical condition after Minnesota helicopter crash
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Three people are in critical condition after an air ambulance helicopter crashed near the Alexandria airport early Saturday. A North Memorial Health Care helicopter crashed en route to the Alexandria airport at 2:07 a.m., according to a statement from North Memorial....
September 17, 2016 - 9:31am