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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Serena Langen reaches career milestone
Perham volleyball runs winning streak to nine with sweep of Hawley
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Charlotte June Huddleston
Herbert H. Limmer
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
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
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
March 1, 2013
Sizeable changes may come to Minnesota's trucking industry
March 1, 2013 - 2:59pm
Perham real estate agent wins award
Jennifer Hanson, of RE/MAX Home Team in Perham, was honored with the 100 Percent Club Award. The award is the fourth highest regional honor...
March 1, 2013 - 11:04am
Chocolate Saturday winner
Britney Lockhart, of Perham, was the winner of the 2013 Chocolate Saturday promotion in Perham. She won a Chocolate Pearl necklace and earrings...
March 1, 2013 - 10:57am
February 28, 2013
Free fly tying classes
Front 20 Outfitters, LLC Fly Shop in downtown Perham is offering free fly tying classes. The classes will be held March 2 and March 16 from 9:30-11 a.m. They are limited to six people per class. To sign up, call 218-640-3163 or 346-3871. These classes will provide an opportunity...
February 28, 2013 - 4:07pm
February 27, 2013
Sunday liquor sales stalled, short of public outcry
Minnesotans must loudly demand that lawmakers approve Sunday alcohol sales if the proposal has a chance to pass, its Senate sponsor says. Sen.
February 27, 2013 - 5:14pm
ZZ Top in Ottertail? Rock concerts could be coming this summer
Rock fans may get to see and hear some of their favorite music legends close to home this summer, if the dream of an Ottertail Concert Series comes true. Brad Morgan and his partner Marv Anderson are the two guys behind the proposed venture. Morgan attended the Feb.
February 27, 2013 - 5:07pm
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates to speak at Concordia
MOORHEAD - Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates will speak at Concordia College in April, President William Craft announced Wednesday. Gates will speak on April 27 as part of the official dedication of the newly renovated Grant Center, home of the school's new Offutt...
February 27, 2013 - 12:07pm
February 25, 2013
Benefiting from blizzards
Moans and groans from all over the area can be heard from residents sick and tired of winter. But then there are those who are way too busy to...
February 25, 2013 - 10:35am
February 21, 2013
Expanding the signal; A Better Wireless to offer service in parts of Perham
Within three weeks, Perham may have another Internet provider. If all goes as planned, A Better Wireless of Henning will have installed an antenna with capabilities to offer wireless Internet service to customers here in town. The company is currently installing an antenna on top...
February 21, 2013 - 4:30pm
Expansion underway at Kenny's Candy
A great deal of growth has happened at KLN Family Brands in the last year or so, and there's more where that came from. Perham's largest employer...
February 21, 2013 - 3:47pm
February 20, 2013
3 arrested for stealing $19K in supplies from local business
Local authorities arrested three men Thursday after the suspects tried to get away with more than $19,000 worth of wiring and tools from a local business. At around 1:24 a.m., the Wadena Police Department responded to a report of unknown individuals in the Minnesota Valley Irrigation...
February 20, 2013 - 11:50am
February 18, 2013
Cattle numbers down in Wadena area
Last summer's drought made headlines around the state. What people may not realize, however, is that as farms struggle to deal with lack of water,...
February 18, 2013 - 12:10pm
February 15, 2013
St. Henry's students share the love for Valentine's Day
Sixth grade students from St. Henry's Area School recently decorated Pizza Ranch in Perham for Valentine's Day. They included Caitlin Covington,...
February 15, 2013 - 2:48pm
County to boost tourism promotion
The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners, recognizing the impact that tourism has on the economic well-being of the county, has approved...
February 15, 2013 - 2:44pm
February 14, 2013
Land near fairgrounds to be put up for sale in April
By next summer, the site of the old white cattle barns along 3rd Ave. SE could be under the ownership of a new developer. Perham city councilors voted Monday to move ahead with advertising the sale of the land. Bids will open on the 1.14-acre parcel at 2 p.m. April 3, and, with...
February 14, 2013 - 4:06pm