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Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Two injured, one critically, in three-car crash
Perham Focus offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Bluffton rallies late against Pirates
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
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
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
New York Mills author releases memoir
July 2, 2015
Miller wins Average Jo Triathlon for second straight year
Athletes young and old converged on Paul Miller Park for the 12th annual Average Jo Triathlon on Saturday, June 27. The first person across...
July 2, 2015 - 4:06pm
June 12, 2015
Charity cyclists fight headwind pedaling through Perham
Two men have been bicycling across the U.S., to raise awareness and funds for Musana Camps, an organization that provides camp experiences on...
June 12, 2015 - 2:09pm
September 19, 2014
County approves master plan for Pelican-to-Perham recreational trail
The master plan for a recreational trail from Pelican Rapids to Perham was approved last Tuesday by the Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners. The...
September 19, 2014 - 10:14am
September 5, 2014
Rollin’ along the lakes: Glendalough Trail offers easy going for bicyclists
Traffic of the two-wheeled variety has picked up in Battle Lake this summer with the completion of the 12-mile Glendalough Trail. Discussion...
September 5, 2014 - 10:20am
August 8, 2014
400 miles across Iowa, former Perham student makes RAGBRAI bike trek
How many people would consider going on a seven-day bike ride for 400 miles in the middle of summer? Well, about 17,000 – including former...
August 8, 2014 - 10:10am
August 6, 2014
19th Cal Miller Memorial bike race Sunday, Aug. 17
The 19th annual Cal Miller Memorial Bike Race is scheduled for Sunday August 17, 2014. The USA Cycling sanctioned 36-mile race starts at 9...
August 6, 2014 - 2:47pm
January 17, 2014
Proposed trail may cost $11 million
The price tag for the proposed recreational trail between Perham and Pelican Rapids is estimated at $11,117,000. The County Board of Commissioners is seeking a state matching grant in the amount of $5,558,500. A federal grant of $600,000 also is being sought. At a recent...
January 17, 2014 - 4:07pm
December 6, 2013
Safe Routes to School plan lays groundwork for healthy change
Following more than a year of research and brainstorming about how to get more kids to bike and walk to school, Perham’s final Safe Routes to School plan was released last week. Prepared by West Central Initiative, the plan was put together with help and input from the schools,...
December 6, 2013 - 12:05pm
September 26, 2013
Family activities at Glendalough
This Saturday, Sept. 28, pack a lunch and head to Glendalough State Park for a fun-filled day of fall family activities. At 10 a.m., a park naturalist will lead a casual ride of about four miles along the new Glandalough bike trail. Riders will learn about the fall changes in the...
September 26, 2013 - 3:46pm
New trails nearly complete
Crews have been out working on Perham’s new Wildflower and Wellness Trails. The project is expected to be complete on time, with paving getting...
June 26, 2013 - 3:23pm
Wildflower Trail a budding reality
Bicyclists and walkers looking for a better way to get around the southwest side of Perham won’t have much longer to wait. The city’s Wildflower Trail – in the works since 2007 – is now on the fast track to completion, with a deadline of June 30. Plans for the trail...
April 26, 2013 - 3:06pm
April 19, 2013
May is a month to celebrate biking and walking, museums in Perham
Perham Mayor Tim Meehl signed two different proclamations at a city council meeting last week, designating May as Museums Month and the week...
April 19, 2013 - 12:55pm
April 10, 2009
Bike Club ready for 1st ride of the Spring
The Lakes Area Bike Club will have their first ride of the 2009 season on Tuesday, April 14 in Perham. Riders should meet at 6:30 p.m. at Perham...
April 10, 2009 - 11:30am