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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
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!)
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
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
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