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Minnesota State Patrol identifies victim in fatal crash north of Moorhead
Preschool, kindergarten activities planned at HOTL
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
Hoops for Hope set April 8 in Henning
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
Jack M. Ash
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
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
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
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
January 16, 2013
The evolution of a motorcycle; PHS shop class makes progress on its first custom built bike
Nine weeks into second trimester, Perham High School's shop class has come a long way on its first ever custom built motorcycle. The group of...
January 16, 2013 - 1:40pm
January 14, 2013
Ice Hole Bar returns for another season on Lake Lida (VIDEO)
Lake Lida, MN (WDAY TV) - One of the hottest - or coldest - bars to hit the region during wintertime is one day away from opening its doors for...
January 14, 2013 - 1:44pm
DL sign-painter working on Obama inauguration floats in Maryland
Shawn Qualley is helping to make history -- literally and figuratively. The Detroit Lakes man is in Maryland, helping his former employer create...
January 14, 2013 - 9:40am
January 13, 2013
7th Heaven Assisted Living opens in Perham
A third assisted living home has opened in Perham, and this one offers rooms for married couples - something not always available. "A lot of...
January 13, 2013 - 10:33am
January 11, 2013
Jezebel's closes, new boutique moving in
Jezebel's just closed its doors last Friday, but the building will be bustling again before long. By March, the now-vacant building will reopen as a new business, a boutique called Level III. It will be the second shop in Perham owned by Andrea Grieff, who less than a year ago...
January 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
Karvonen's wins dealer of the year award
The 2012 Annual National Convention for Independent Brand Source Dealers recently announced that Karvonen & Son Inc. of Perham is the winner...
January 11, 2013 - 11:57am
January 10, 2013
Ken's Tackle not sure whether to rebuild
The owners of Ken's Tackle, destroyed by a fire the day after Christmas, are undecided on whether to rebuild. Gary Peterson, 58, who operated the Otter Tail Lake bait shop, had owned the building with his wife, Kim, since 2005. "We had good insurance coverage," said Kim in an interview...
January 10, 2013 - 11:25am
January 7, 2013
Rex McDonald Studio is now under new management
After nearly 30 years of owning Rex McDonald Studio in downtown Wadena, Don Hoffman has sold the business. The new studio owners are Scott and...
January 7, 2013 - 1:22pm
January 3, 2013
Arvig acquires four telecommunications companies
Arvig Enterprises, Inc. of Perham today announced the completion of its acquisition of Arrowhead Communications, Eagle Valley Telephone Company, Felton Telephone Company and Loretel Systems. These four Minnesota-based companies are being spun off from Hector Communications Corporation,...
January 3, 2013 - 10:37am
January 2, 2013
'White Christmas in Perham' winner announced
Marlene Silbernagel of Perham is the lucky winner of $500 in Perham Bucks through the "White Christmas in Perham" promotion. Participating businesses...
January 2, 2013 - 3:47pm
Otter Tail Lake bait shop destroyed by fire
An early-morning fire on Dec. 26 destroyed Ken's Tackle on the southwest side of Otter Tail Lake. A passerby, at 4:19 a.m., called emergency personnel, reporting that smoke and flames were visible and coming through the roof. The roof had already caved in when first responders...
January 2, 2013 - 12:58pm
December 30, 2012
TCHC secures $3 million expansion
Tri-County Health Care (TCHC) officials announced Dec.
December 30, 2012 - 10:15am
December 26, 2012
Something's 'brewing' on Main Street; Construction moving fast on Perham pub and restaurant
Perham is buzzing about the new Brew. Currently under construction on Main Street, the bar/restaurant is expected to open this spring, and already...
December 26, 2012 - 4:06pm
Belar retires from Perham museums: Passionate historian and veteran's advocate has been with both museums since 'day one'
After decades of dedicated and tireless work to get Perham's two museums up and running, Lina Belar has officially retired. Last week, Belar...
December 26, 2012 - 4:00pm
County GIS info getting more accessible online
Otter Tail County's Geographic Information Systems (GIS) department provides many mapping services on the county website, and changes are now taking place through ongoing enhancements. Those changes were outlined Dec. 18, in a demonstration during the weekly meeting of the Otter...
December 26, 2012 - 3:51pm