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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
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
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
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
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
Norwegians are better off staying in Norway
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
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
'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 11, 2018
Bemidji, Minn. police officer captures stunning glimpse of annual meteor shower on dash-cam
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The new year has only just begun, but is already off to an astronomically spectacular start. A Minnesota police officer's...
January 11, 2018 - 12:47pm
January 9, 2018
Yellowjackets run streak to 18 with tournament win
The fifth-ranked Perham wrestling team went wire-to-wire in capturing the Rick Lee Duals Championship on Jan. 5 and 6 at the Sanford Center in...
January 9, 2018 - 3:42pm
December 8, 2017
Perham cruises to a pair of wins in Bemidji
The Perham Yellowjackets blitzed the competition when they defeated Bemidji 46-22 and Thief River Falls 44-27 in a triangular wrestling meet in Bemidji on Dec. 7. The Yellowjackets started with a strong showing against their Section 8AA rival, Thief River Falls. The Yellowjackets...
December 8, 2017 - 12:23pm
July 9, 2017
White Earth program receives grant to create Child Advocacy Center
WHITE EARTH, Minn. — When a child experiences trauma — physical, sexual, emotional or otherwise — in a community that does...
July 9, 2017 - 3:21pm
June 22, 2017
Perham Buzz regroup in victory over Ottertail Central
It was a measure of revenge for the Perham Buzz when they defeated Ottertail Central on June 21 at Krueger Field in Perham. Ottertail Central...
June 22, 2017 - 2:31pm
May 17, 2017
2 new sex charges filed against former Bemidji assistant principal
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A former middle school assistant principal faces two more felonies after he was initially accused of posing on social...
May 17, 2017 - 12:29pm
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
April 21, 2017
Perham tennis edges Moorhead, Bemidji
The Perham boys tennis team continued its strong start to the season, securing a sweep over Bemidji and Moorhead in Moorhead on April 20. The Yellowjackets have won three straight dual matches, while finishing third in their only tournament in Park Rapids. “I thought all 19 of...
April 21, 2017 - 12:13pm
March 24, 2017
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal posed as a 13-year-old on social media in order to contact juveniles, according...
March 24, 2017 - 8:24pm
Bemidji police investigating shooting at Enbridge building
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Police are investigating after shots were fired at the front door and windows of the Enbridge's Bemidji office sometime prior to employees arriving Wednesday, Feb. 22. According to a news release from Enbridge's communications supervisor Shannon Gustafson, Enbridge...
February 24, 2017 - 8:59am
February 6, 2017
Bemidji man charged after 20-minute standoff with police
A 20-year-old Bemidji man whose alleged actions triggered a Code Red Alert in the city Thursday night has been charged with two felonies and a gross misdemeanor. Jordan Henry Nubbe was arrested Thursday night after a 20-minute standoff with police. He is now charged with one count...
February 6, 2017 - 7:50am
February 3, 2017
Classes canceled at northern MN school after bomb threat
Students at Cass Lake-Bena schools went home early Thursday, Feb. 2, after school district staff heard of a bomb threat there. Superintendent Rochelle Johnson said students at the school district's combined high school and middle school building were evacuated two miles away to the...
February 3, 2017 - 8:44am
January 20, 2017
Snowmobiler critically hurt recovering
The outlook is good for a Garfield snowmobile enthusiast who was involved in a severe crash on Sunday north of Blackduck in northern Minnesota. According to family members, Brad Klinkner was taken out of sedation and was alert and talking as of Thursday. "We are so thankful for everyone...
January 20, 2017 - 10:25am
December 9, 2016
Perham grapplers storm through triangular
The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team sent a message to a pair of section rivals on Dec. 8 when they rolled through Thief River Falls and Bemidji for a pair of wins The Yellowjackets dismantled Bemidji, 61-6, and defeated Thief River Falls, 45-23, in moving to 2-0 in the dual meet...
December 9, 2016 - 11:51am
July 24, 2016
Centaurs walk off in pitcher's duel
Thief River Falls, Minn.- It was an old fashioned pitcher's duel when the Perham Buzz and the Bemidji Centaurs squared off in the winner's bracket final of the Sub-State 14 playoffs on July 24. It was the Centaurs walking off on the Buzz, 1-0, in 10 innings, advancing to the Sub-State...
July 24, 2016 - 3:36pm