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Fair Play: Snapshots from the 2015 East Otter Tail County Fair
Lake improvement districts hold annual meetings, discuss drainage plan
Prepping portables: Temporary classrooms installed at HOTL
Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
Local area students spend week at RYLA camp
Pelican Rapids shuts down Dent
Blake Anderson wins Harrier Half Marathon
Perham’s Allie Doll representing Team USA in Italy
Oakwood Golf Course hosting Pine to Palm qualifier
Blues eliminate Buzz from post-season
John "Buddy" Orville Gleason Jr.
Schornack ~ Mitchell
Births this week
Engagement this week
Births this week
Births this week
New storage facility comes to Main Street in Perham
In the Write Zone
Things happen for a reason, not always happy reasons
Survival of the fittest: immigrating to Minnesota
St. Urho Finnish Wife Carrying Contest a head scratcher of a tradition
Cherry picking: A metaphor for life, and more importantly, pie
April 3, 2015
Star Lake man releases new children’s book
"Sherman to the Rescue!" by James P. Ebert, is a book about the adventures of three young people on Sherman's 10th birthday. That day, they...
News / local
April 3, 2015 - 11:18am
April 10, 2009
Perham grad, scholar speaks on new book
Dr. Patrick Mendis, a foreign student who graduated from Perham High School, will appear at the Perham Area Public Library on April 16 to speak...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
March 4, 2009
Former Perham author's first book begins new ministry
Linda Fossen, formerly of Perham, could not have anticipated the response she would get to her first book entitled "Out of the Miry Clay: Freedom from Childhood Sexual Abuse" published in June of 2008. What started as a book to help one other person who was suffering in silence...
March 4, 2009 - 3:45pm
February 20, 2009
Perham's Helen Marie Burns pens children's book
PublishAmerica is proud to present Ryleigh's Little Bug Book by Perham author Helen Marie Burns. The book was illustrated by Gladys Vareberg. The front cover was done by Heidi Pridemores Doodlebugs. Ryleigh's Little Bug Book came from a request from the author's sister, Betty, for...
February 20, 2009 - 3:59pm
January 8, 2009
Murder in the ice-fishing shanties
Vergas author Ernest Schanilec has recently released "Ice Lord," his newest book in the Hastings Series. The book was released in early December,...
January 8, 2009 - 12:00am
December 21, 2008
PHS graduate Nicole (Glawe) Hoplin pens book honoring conservative philanthropists
In "Funding Fathers," a book which she co-authored, 1997 Perham gradute and Vergas native Nicole Hoplin (Glawe) examines the life stories of...
December 21, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Children's book publisher returns to native Perham to read to kids
A Richville native returned to her roots last week, teaching Perham children about her other ancestral roots--as a Native American and member...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Local author writes book on notorious Perham area criminal John Trivett
PublishAmerica is proud to present 'Dear John...: Minnesota's True Murder Mystery' by Deer Creek, Minnesota author ShirLee. He was the topic of some of the most intense talk in 1882. Perham and its surrounding area was swept up by the most dangerous criminal of their time. But who...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
July 15, 2008
Former Perham woman authors book about child sexual abuse
Former Perham area resident Linda Fossen has joined the ranks of a string of new authors from the Perham area with her new book entitled "Out of the Miry Clay: Freedom from Childhood Sexual Abuse." It is her story of being sexually abused by her preacher father for nearly ten years...
July 15, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
From nowhere...nearing somewhere
If you don't know Harlan Wien, he's the guy with the big "Jesus Indivisible" sign across the street from all the grave markers with Polish names in the St. Sanislaus cemetery. If you still don't know Harlan, take a right at the big Jesus sign and head to the northwest shore of Big...
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am