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Feedlot expansion hearings held in Otter Tail
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Community meetings set to discuss future of the HUB
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
Morris named finalist for NHSACA Coach of the Year
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Colton Norbert Benke
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
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
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
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
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
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
July 21, 2017
Carving out character
When Roger Rudebeck of Perham was injured in a farming accident back in 1999, he began to get a little restless. Days that were normally filled...
July 21, 2017 - 7:18pm
July 9, 2017
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Another summer is in full swing, parents are wishing for school and the Cultural Center in New York Mills offers a free summer program for children looking for something to do. Art In Your Park has been a successful community public art opportunity for the several summers and this...
July 9, 2017 - 10:18am
September 16, 2016
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
The fourth annual Kirkbride Arts and History Weekend, a multi-disciplinary arts event that explores the past and future of the Fergus Falls State...
September 16, 2016 - 2:09pm
July 28, 2015
“Samson’s Gift” Gallery Exhibit featured
Ellen Jean Diederich’s gallery exhibit, “Samson’s Gift”, is currently featured in the newly refreshed second floor gallery at the...
July 28, 2015 - 2:58pm
June 12, 2015
Free art projects for all-ages stir creativity
Budding artists on a budget need look no further than the Family Art Studio sessions offered on Wednesdays to July 1. Running from noon – 2 p.m., right after the weekly turtle races, each free session will feature a new “make and take” project based on the work of a master...
June 12, 2015 - 2:28pm
April 23, 2015
Student art show begins at NYM Cultural Center
High school artists from five regional schools are participating in an annual show featuring the work of young artists at the Cultural Center...
April 23, 2015 - 10:20am
April 1, 2015
Life in the Kirkbride
About 200 people shuffled in and out of apartments for rent Friday on the grounds of the former Regional Treatment Center in Fergus Falls,...
April 1, 2015 - 11:29am
March 12, 2015
First Street mural name announced
Perham’s newest public art installment officially has a name. The History, Arts and Cultural Association announced the winning name for...
March 12, 2015 - 2:11pm
January 30, 2015
New York Mills is set for the second annual Winter Light Festival on Feb. 2
The second annual Winter Light Festival will take place at the gallery of the Cultural Center in New York Mills beginning at 4 p.m. on Monday,...
January 30, 2015 - 2:11pm
January 23, 2015
‘Art’ of the matter: Retired teacher, Marlene Johnson, keeps art alive in HOTL classrooms
Once a month, Marlene Johnson wheels her cart full of paper, pencils, books and other supplies into classrooms at Heart of the Lakes Elementary,...
January 23, 2015 - 2:24pm
Perham’s new mural unveiled
More than seven months of planning, designing and carving concluded on Sunday with the unveiling of Perham’s newest public art project. Panels...
December 23, 2014 - 1:59pm
December 17, 2014
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
A colorful, creative delight is in store for west central Minnesota. Perham’s newest public art project — a three dimensional...
December 17, 2014 - 2:32pm
July 3, 2014
Design of Perham mural unveiled
Artists Cindee Lundin and Chenoa Pickrain have completed a miniature version of the carved concrete mural that will take over the wall of Photo...
July 3, 2014 - 2:56pm
May 30, 2014
Sisters commissioned to create downtown mural
Two words to describe the wall of Photo Magic that faces First Avenue could be ‘plain’ and ‘gray’ – but that’s about to change. That...
May 30, 2014 - 9:55am
May 23, 2014
Students earn top marks at state Fine Arts Festival
Students from the Northwoods Assembly of God Church in Perham attended and performed at the Minnesota District Fine Arts Festival at North Central...
May 23, 2014 - 1:43pm