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Weekly police report - May 24 edition
Last day of classes at PHS sparks fun, memories
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Otter Tail County Sheriff's report - May 24 edition
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Perham falls in Section 8AA playoffs
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Wolverines shutdown Perham, fall to DGF
Minten’s blast lifts Perham over Wadena-DC
Perham Tennis team takes another step
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
Summer beauty bloomin' around Perham, thanks to volunteers and donations
'Why did he do such a crazy thing?': Perham man who nearly died in Vietnam learns firsthand about sacrifice
Adult Fishing League kicks off 14th season
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Editorial: Remember this on Memorial Day: Life is a gift
Ask A Trooper: Questions about teen drivers
Tobacco prevention, sustainable quit-smoking help fail to cross session finish line
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'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