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Perham Speech Team sends two to state
Pelican Rapids man sentenced
Otter Tail Sheriff's Report - April 19 edition
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Weekly police report - April 19 edition
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
Perham tennis drops opener to Moorhead
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Perham students sign National Letter of Intent
Denise Renee McFadzen
Dalton James McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Josiah Alvin Barnes
Alfred G. Kempf
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Perham area leaders pick up Chamber awards
'Magic' a growing game in and around Perham
Looking Back - April 12 edition
Palubicki families honored at the 80th Annual Red River Valley Development Association (RRVDA) Banquet
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
Cultural Center hosts Monkey Mind Pirates by Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
'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
Rural Perham murder: Pipe wrench reportedly used in brutal killing of mother, son
March 16, 2018
Perham resident reports credit card ID theft
Sheriff deputies said a Perham resident, on March 6, reported that several credit cards were opened by a thief in the name of the county resident. In cases such as this, law enforcement informs victims to contact the individual credit card fraud department to have the account closed....
March 16, 2018 - 12:10pm
March 10, 2018
Minor injuries in car crash near Pelican Rapids
A vehicle crash near Pelican Rapids, at the intersection of 190th Avenue and 410th Street near the south side of town, resulted in minor injuries to three juveniles. There were four juveniles in the car which included a juvenile driver. The single-vehicle accident took place at 4:13...
March 10, 2018 - 1:52pm
February 17, 2018
Drug bust near Fergus Falls
A drug bust took place Saturday afternoon, Feb. 10, about 1:30 p.m. near the Big Chief truck stop south of Fergus Falls, close to Interstate 94. County sheriff deputies referred media outlets to the State Highway Patrol. Later, area news outlets reported that State Patrol officers,...
February 17, 2018 - 9:06am
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
October 15, 2016
Perham man assaulted during argument at Pine Lake resort
A 37-year-old Weslaco, Texas, man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting a man violently with a mason jar drinking glass. George Matthew Solis was arguing with man at Cabin No.3 at the Pine Beach Resort in Perham around 3 a.m. Sunday, according...
October 15, 2016 - 7:21am
March 3, 2015
Bemidji man gets 10 years for punching his infant son
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A Bemidji man accused of punching his infant son was convicted of felony first-degree assault and sentenced to 10 years in prison in Beltrami County District Court late last week.. Donny Lee Carlsen, 38, was arrested in July for inflicting injuries on his...
March 3, 2015 - 10:31am
January 23, 2015
Cass Lake man receives 60 months in prison for shooting White Earth man
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Cass Lake man who shot a White Earth man in the leg in September was sentenced this week in Beltrami County District Court for felony assault and possession of an assault weapon. Dwight Thomas Jones, 38, was sentenced to 60 months in the Minnesota Correctional...
January 23, 2015 - 11:58am
November 24, 2014
West Fargo man arrested for assault after allegedly assaulting wife, biting off nose of taxi driver
WEST FARGO – A 22-year-old West Fargo man was arrested early Sunday morning after allegedly assaulting his wife and biting off a portion of a taxi driver’s nose, according to a release from the West Fargo Police Department. Officers responded to a disturbance call...
November 24, 2014 - 10:22am
May 1, 2014
Woman sentenced for domestic assault
A Fergus Falls woman, 30-year-old Amanda Rose Jenkins, was sentenced April 21 in Otter Tail County District Court for assault in the third degree. Court records state that Jenkins, on Feb. 12, “intentionally inflicted bodily harm on a household member.” Jenkins was sentenced...
May 1, 2014 - 1:17pm
June 27, 2013
Vergas man gets jail time for domestic assault
Kyle William Diederich, 46, of Vergas, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court June 17 after a conviction related to domestic assault. He also had been charged with use of a weapon with intent to cause fear of immediate bodily harm or death. The charges stemmed from...
June 27, 2013 - 12:59pm
March 14, 2013
Man jailed for Rothsay assault
A man who previously made terroristic threats at a motel in Rothsay was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on March 8. Christian Duarte-Lopes, 20, of Indianapolis was staying at the motel while working as a member of a tower construction crew. According to court documents,...
March 14, 2013 - 10:24am
July 26, 2012
Pelican man charged with criminal sexual conduct
Mirsad Saric, 19, of Pelican Rapids, was charged July 19 in Otter Tail County district court with criminal sexual conduct for an alleged assault. Saric's next court appearance will be July 30. This case is the result of an incident that took place in Pelican Rapids on July 17. The...
July 26, 2012 - 10:30am
March 4, 2009
Moorhead man assaulted with police-style baton while using urinal at local bar
Moorhead police say an assault victim suffered head lacerations when he was struck with a police-style baton while using a urinal at Chumley's Bar on Tuesday night. Officers responded just before midnight to a report of an assault with a pool cue at the bar. Lt.
March 4, 2009 - 10:49am
January 1, 2009
East Otter Tail assault on hunger
Perham, with its many food-related industries, appreciates the importance of providing basic nutritional needs to our world. Unfortunately,...
January 1, 2009 - 12:00am
March 25, 2008
Laundromat dispute leaves unknown victim, suspect
A laundromat altercation caught on video tape has Perham police searching for the suspect, and the victim, captured by a surveillance camera. Police were first notified of the incident on Friday morning, March 21. Maintenance crew members contacted the police after noticing that...
March 25, 2008 - 12:00am