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Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
Summer activities for kids offered at Perham Area Public Library
AgweekTV: Better grilling
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Brooklyn Rae Collins
Chase Owen Hall
Leo James Nordick
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
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
The birds and the bees of planting apple trees
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
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