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AgweekTV: McMartin Jr. files for bankruptcy
Little Pine lake home windows shot out
Vergas area man falls victim to jail scam pitch
Perham looks back at progress in 2016; EDA annual meeting shares successes, looks at attracting teleworkers
'21 fabulous authors': Perham elementary students pen poetry book
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Grief must be experienced and processed
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
December 26, 2012
Cold weather doesn't freeze plans for wastewater pond project
Progress is being made out at Perham's wastewater treatment plant. Crews have been working since the end of November on a major overhaul that...
December 26, 2012 - 3:17pm
Hostel Hornet opens in Frazee
With its wooden ceiling beams and wood-lined walls, the inside of the Hostel Hornet in Frazee looks like a lodge...
December 26, 2012 - 1:19pm
December 21, 2012
'Christmas Unwrapped' winners announced
Stores along 1st Ave. in Perham recently held a 'Christmas Unwrapped' shopping event, offering customers in-house specials and prize drawings....
December 21, 2012 - 1:03pm
December 20, 2012
Park Rapids judge named to Minnesota Appeals Court
A Hubbard County district judge has been named to the Minnesota Court of Appeals. Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment of John P. Smith...
December 20, 2012 - 12:53pm
Lakegirl clothing sees impressive growth
Under the nurturing hand of owner Peggy Heglie Kilbane, Lakegirl clothing has gone from T-shirts sold at her gift shop at Shady Hollow Flea Market...
December 20, 2012 - 11:50am
December 19, 2012
New York Mills passes flat levy
The New York Mills City Council passed a flat levy - a zero percent increase - at a meeting last week, something not done in over a decade. The truth and taxation meeting was held with two members of the community present. NY Mills' budget shows expected revenues for 2013 coming...
December 19, 2012 - 2:38pm
Perham approves final 2013 levy
Perham city councilors have finalized a total levy of negative 3.84 percent for taxes payable in 2013. The amount, which is the same as the preliminary levy set in September, was given final approval at the council's Dec. 10 meeting.
December 19, 2012 - 2:36pm
Bonding bill could fund big projects at the PACC
The Perham Area Community Center could be undergoing some major improvements and enhancements, if the city gets lucky and is approved for state bonding. This week, city leaders plan to submit a request to the Minnesota Legislature to consider including a capital outlay project for...
December 19, 2012 - 2:22pm
Richville tax levy drops 20 percent
Richville city councilors last week approved a 20 percent reduction in the town's 2013 tax levy. City Clerk Gil Ebner said councilors were confident that the needs of Richville could be met with the lesser amount, and wanted to give taxpayers "a little bit of a break." Richville's...
December 19, 2012 - 2:16pm
December 13, 2012
Gas prices dip below $3 in parts of Minnesota
Minnesota drivers are seeing something they haven't seen in a while, and we don't just mean snowy roads: the price of gas in parts of the state...
December 13, 2012 - 2:29pm
City makes golf course assistance official
Lakeside Golf Course will be getting help from the city to get back in the black. Following a lengthy discussion on the matter at a meeting in November, city councilors made things official on Monday, voting to approve a three-part plan to help turn the golf course's financials around. The...
December 13, 2012 - 11:45am
Crowds show up for open houses
The annual - and always popular - Holiday Open Houses at Dean's and Landmark Liquors attracted large crowds again this year. Dean's gave away...
December 13, 2012 - 11:37am
A common link: Chain at Ma's tells what we're thankful for
The ceiling at Ma's Little Red Barn in Perham is literally draped with holiday spirit. Since Thanksgiving, local students and community members have been answering the question, "What are you thankful for?" They write their answers on strips of paper, which Ma's staff then link...
December 13, 2012 - 11:30am
Ghost Runner to relocate
Ghost Runner in Perham will be moving to a new location in January, it was announced this week. The business, currently located on Main Street, will be moving to 207 3rd Street SW, into the former Academy of Dance ballet studio. Ghost Runner primarily offers home and office cleaning,...
December 13, 2012 - 11:29am
Perham CPAs merge, move to new location
Bradley R. Helmeke, Certified Public Accountant, and Bekkerus Schott DeConcini Johnson, CPAs, have decided to merge their two accounting practices,...
December 13, 2012 - 11:23am