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Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
20 measles cases prompt warning from Minnesota officials
Man in jail after 100 mph chase through Otter Tail County
Man whose boat crashed on Minnesota river found alive
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
Golfers get relief from armchair judges watching video
Perham sweeps Anderson-Cole Invitational
Extra inning rally gives Pequot Lakes a road win
Yellowjackets walk off on US Bank Stadium
Perham Tennis earns home win over rival
Harvey W. Henrikson
Mary Ann A. Paavola
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
A business with a view to Perham: Ottertail Glass will open April 10 on Main Street
New Schoeneberger Funeral Home in Perham on target to continue serving families
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
August 29, 2014
Volleyball: Bemidji hangs on to defeat Perham 3-2
PERHAM — Prior to Tuesday’s season opener at Perham the Bemidji High School volleyball players set a goal of concentrating on their communication. In the first game the Lumberjacks accomplished that goal and cruised to a 25-16 victory. They also posted a 25-22 win in the second...
August 29, 2014 - 9:17am
August 14, 2014
Potential Bucholz vs Heins matchup highlights preseason football at BSU and UMC for Jacket fans
BEMIDJI — After one of the worst seasons in recent history of the Bemidji State football program last year, it’s fair to wonder how the Beavers...
August 14, 2014 - 1:11pm
July 28, 2014
VFW: Bemidji edges Stingers for state berth
FERGUS FALLS — The No. 1 seeded Perham Stingers lost a heartbreaker and were denied a trip to the state tournament by No. 2 seed Bemidji in a game that ended with the winning run on base. Perham needed two wins against Bemidji to advance and got the first one 8-5. Chandler...
July 28, 2014 - 9:40am
July 26, 2014
One-loss Stingers advance to District title game versus Bemidji
FERGUS FALLS — Bemidji defeated the No. 1 Perham Stingers 4-0 to advance to the title game of the VFW district tournament. Perham rallied to eliminate East Grand Forks 2-1 in eight innings to earn a rematch with Bemidji Sunday for the championship and a trip to the state tournament....
July 26, 2014 - 10:19pm
Blues pound Bemidji out of Sub State tournament
PERHAM — A Drew Anderson grand slam fueled a nine-run fourth inning as the Moorhead Blues eliminated Bemidji 17-6 in seven innings at the Minnesota...
July 26, 2014 - 6:39pm
July 24, 2014
Perham Buzz cruise to second round at Sub State 14 tourney
PERHAM — The No. 3 Perham Buzz took advantage of fielding miscues from No. 6 Bemidji en route to a 7-3 victory in the fourth game and nightcap...
July 24, 2014 - 9:19pm
Bemidji man accused of attempted murder
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man shot a 17-year-old girl Monday because he was upset about her accusations that he had been trespassing on her property, according to a criminal complaint filed in Beltrami County Court. Bail was set Wednesday at $1 million for Chad Eric Pickering,...
July 24, 2014 - 12:44pm
July 17, 2014
Stingers move into first place with three wins
MOORHEAD — The Perham Stingers improved to 18-9 overall after three wins and are ranked as the number one seed as the regular season winds down to Thursday’s finale. Perham got their trio of wins started in wacky fashion with a doubleheader scheduled at Moorhead. Only one...
July 17, 2014 - 12:29pm
June 11, 2014
Bemidji teacher denies charge of having sex with student
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A teacher at Voyageurs Expeditionary School in Bemidji has pleaded not guilty to having sex with one of his students. Paul Joseph Johnson, 48, of Backus, is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl. Johnson taught math at the school for...
June 11, 2014 - 10:36am
April 2, 2014
Hein brothers begin spring football schedule at BSU
BEMIDJI — The BSU football team, including center Jesse Hein and quarterback Jordan Hein, began spring ball Sunday. The Beavers will utilize the new turf at Chet Anderson Stadium to get outside for their 15 spring practices, culminating with the annual Youth Football Clinic and...
April 2, 2014 - 7:40am
March 25, 2014
Hurley wins 800 and 1,600m, named MVP at Paul Bunyan Classic
BEMIDJI — Perham senior Keeghan Hurley got his track season off in mid-season form winning the 800 and 1,600m runs and being named most valuable player at the Paul Bunyan Classic track and field meet Tuesday. Hurley won the 800m in a time of 2:06.29. Miguel Perez of East Grand...
March 25, 2014 - 10:04pm
Lady Jackets sweep weekend, Von Ruden on a roll
PERHAM — The Perham girls basketball team won their second game in two nights and Ella Von Ruden recorded her second consecutive double-double as the Yellowjackets improved to 7-8 overall with a 56-46 victory over Melrose (7-6). "It was a game of runs, basically where we would...
January 25, 2014 - 1:21pm
January 11, 2014
Swimmers place sixth at Bemidji
BEMIDJI — Jayden Cullen won the 200-freestyle and was runner-up in the 100-free to lead Perham to a sixth place finish at Bemidji Friday. Cullen defeated 27 other swimmers with a time of 1:53:53 to win the 200. His time of 52.50 was only bested by Grand Rapids’ Matt Allison...
January 11, 2014 - 1:23pm
January 3, 2014
Bemidji teacher arrested on sex crime charges
BEMIDJI -- A teacher at a Bemidji charter school has been arrested and faces sex crime charges. Paul Johnson, 48, was arrested on Wednesday and faces charges of third degree criminal sexual conduct, according to records at the Beltrami County Jail. Johnson is a math teacher...
January 3, 2014 - 10:03am
December 13, 2013
Jordan Hein to transfer from UNI to Bemidji State University
PERHAM, Minn. – Northern Iowa quarterback Jordan Hein of Perham, Minn., is transferring to NCAA Division II Bemidji State, he told the Forum...
December 13, 2013 - 10:28pm