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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Board hears budget and enrollment projections
Fire kills Brainerd man; downtown building a complete loss
Divers pull man, grandson from Douglas County lake
Willmar man admits stabbing stepgrandmother
Yellowjackets take fifth at state
Nelson, Bucholz continue in wrestle backs
'Jacket swimmers advance in four events
GBB: Yellowjackets downed by HOL Champions
BBB: Yellowjackets advance with victory over Hornets
CHRISTOPHER H. LIMMER
VERA BERNHARDINE EID
Birth: Hailey Marie Dahms
Birth: Alyssa Nicole Mursu
Orion Mitchell Guck
Derek Clyde Omvig
Zion Mary Aho
Picturing herself holding the reins
Personal trainer puts ‘Fitness First’
‘No regrets’ for Arvig’s Pratt
New owner at Perham Physical Therapy
Cheers to Landmark Liquors: Perham store has record year; revenues save taxpayers money
Time to take a stand against distracted driving
Sewing the seeds of spring
Halting pine-to-farmland conversion was the right thing to do
Energy tips from an ol’ HVAC pro
Caffeinated high: Triple Espresso to perform at club fundraiser
VIDEO: Brrr-inging in $16K for kinship
Good reason for freezin’: Kinship fundraiser to be held Saturday
Table setting fair raises $12K for library
July 11, 2013
Buzz split doubleheader with DL
DETROIT LAKES — Perham and Detroit Lakes split a doubleheader in a pair of one-run games Tuesday in American Legion baseball action. Detroit Lakes took game one 4-3 before Perham earned the split in the nightcap with a 5-4 victory. “Two well-pitched games for Detroit Lakes,”...
July 11, 2013 - 12:15pm
July 2, 2013
Letter to the Editor: An open letter to Robert Williams
Mr. Williams, I truly feel sorry for you after reading your column last week. I wish you could have been around in the 1980s and ‘90s when amateur baseball was THE event on a sunny summer Sunday afternoon. Vergas vs. Dent and Corliss vs. Perham Panthers were games you didn’t...
opinion / letters
July 2, 2013 - 3:23pm
Silver Pirates off to a 5-4 start
By Larry Mollins, Guest Contributor The Two time defending State Champion Silver Pirates are off to a slow start to the 2013 season, very similar to the 2012 season – but things seem to be coming together. Over the past two weeks the Silver boys were 3-2 including two wins...
July 2, 2013 - 10:38am
July 1, 2013
Team Andy steals the show at Hwy 10 Classic
PERHAM — In its second year, the Highway 10 Baseball Classic Tournament got a surprise visit from a special team playing for a special person, Andy Hendel. Hendel passed away January 22, 2012. After hearing about the Classic, a group of Hendel’s friends, 16-17 years of...
sports / features
July 1, 2013 - 12:31pm
June 28, 2013
Legion Baseball: Bandits sweep Buzz
PERHAM — The Thief River Falls Bandits (Post 117) outscored the Perham Buzz 18-8 in sweeping a pair of games Thursday night in American Legion baseball action. The Bandits outscored the Buzz 12-5 in the first two innings of game one and outhit Perham 16-5 in the game culminating...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
June 28, 2013 - 10:54am
June 25, 2013
Perham and New York Mills Summer Baseball Co-Hosting Tournament to Help Make a Difference
Every once in awhile we are given an opportunity to be part of something much bigger than ourselves, something that can have a significant impact in the community in which we live. The summer baseball programs in Perham and New York Mills have once again stepped up to the plate to...
June 25, 2013 - 3:26pm
June 17, 2013
State Baseball Final: Kasson-Mantorville upends Perham 8-1
MINNEAPOLIS — The Perham Yellowjackets were unable to overcome a shaky first inning and fell to the No. 5-Kasson-Mantorville KoMets 8-1 in the Minnesota Class 2A state baseball final Monday afternoon at Target Field. Perham starter Eric Brauch walked the first two KoMets he faced...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
June 17, 2013 - 4:35pm
June 16, 2013
Hi-10: Controversial call stuns Shockers in extra-inning loss to Pirates
PERHAM — An ugly baseball game came to an almost fitting ending with a controversial call leading to a last gasp opportunity for the Perham Pirates, who defeated the Wadena-Deer Creek Shockers 8-7 in 11 innings in a Hi-10 East-West battle Saturday night. After tying at six on...
June 16, 2013 - 12:48am
June 14, 2013
New York Mills' baseball season ends with third place at state
JORDAN, Minn. – For the third straight year, the New York Mills baseball team played its final game of the season at the Minnesota Class A state baseball tournament. It just hasn’t yet been the right game. By: Tom Larson / Forum News Service Osakis pitchers Kilar Zimmel...
June 14, 2013 - 8:05pm
Yellowjackets punch ticket to state baseball final at Target Field
ST. CLOUD — Perham starter Austin Erickson suffered some early bumps on the mound and a bruise at the plate but pitched a complete game to send the Perham Yellowjackets to the Minnesota Class 2A state baseball final after a 5-3 victory over the Watertown-Mayer Royals Friday. Two...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
June 14, 2013 - 7:28pm
New York Mills advances to Class A semis with come-from-behind win
JORDAN, Minn. – Perhaps it’s a lesson that will serve Floodwood well in the future. But on Thursday night, it was just a gut-wrenching defeat. By Rick Weegman / Forum News Service New York Mills scored twice in the bottom of the seventh inning and pinch-runner Tyler...
June 14, 2013 - 12:18am