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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
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
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Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Flyers, Lakers skate to two-all tie
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
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
March 20, 2014
Perham attorney petitioned for alleged unprofessional conduct
A petition for disciplinary action seeking the suspension of Bruce Anthony Kunz, an attorney practicing in Perham, was filed on March 17 in the Minnesota Supreme Court. Martin A. Cole, the director of the state Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility, filed the petition. According...
March 20, 2014 - 1:03pm
March 14, 2014
Badges up in the big blue: Perham accepts donation to have police officers trained as pilots
Three Perham police officers or other emergency responders may soon be earning their wings, thanks to a donation that will cover their flight training. Richard McCrady, the man behind Wings Flight Training in Perham, has donated three scholarships to the city of Perham to make...
March 14, 2014 - 9:49am
March 13, 2014
Interact Club fundraiser focuses on safe, clean water
The Perham High School Interact Club is kicking off a new fundraiser to provide safe, clean water to people in developing countries. The Interact Club, which is the student branch of Rotary, will be collecting donations starting next week, March 17, through March 31. Club member...
March 13, 2014 - 12:55pm
‘Dancing With the Stars’ returns to Perham this month
Dancing With the Stars is returning to Perham, and the names of this year’s celebrity dancers have been announced. The show, a local spin-off of the popular TV show of the same name, is an annual fundraiser for the East Otter Tail County Relay for Life. According to Lisa Peterson,...
March 13, 2014 - 12:45pm
Filling up: Extra food shelf donations start to come in as March campaign kicks off; need continues to rise
Volunteers proved they were up to the task of unloading and sorting more than two tons of food at the Perham Community Food Shelf last Thursday. It...
March 13, 2014 - 11:49am
March 12, 2014
Perham school among first in MN to participate in CEO program
Local students will have the chance to take a unique class next fall – one that organizers say transforms how students look at the world. The...
March 12, 2014 - 2:13pm
March 7, 2014
Three sites pinpointed for city garage
Perham leaders are looking into possible sites for a new city garage and public works facility. The city must find a suitable site for construction of a new facility as part of its purchase agreement with Barrel O’ Fun. The snack food company is seeking to buy the current city...
March 7, 2014 - 11:36am
March 6, 2014
Building connections to fight a destructive disease
Mary Chase and Colleen Sazama will be out and about in Perham again this week, spreading the word to friends, family and community members about...
March 6, 2014 - 9:52am
March 5, 2014
'Toxic Taters' coalition puts petition drive online to cut down on pesticides
The rural Minnesota and Park Rapids-based activist group Toxic Taters have formed an online petition. The group is protesting excessive pesticide use by companies like RDO – and backed by companies like McDonald’s – that cause “pesticide drifts” onto nearby properties...
March 5, 2014 - 1:23pm
February 28, 2014
Farm Rescue adds haying assistance
Farm Rescue, is now adding haying assistance for farmers and ranchers through North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa and eastern Montana. The organization is a nonprofit that also provides planting and harvesting assistance, free of charge, to farm families who have experienced...
February 28, 2014 - 10:27am
February 24, 2014
Small explosion injures 1 at soon-to-open Sanford clinic in Moorhead
MOORHEAD – A small explosion Monday at a new Sanford Health clinic here set to open next week will delay its opening. Sanford’s new $17 million Moorhead clinic at 4000 28th Ave. S. was set to open March 3. But Monday’s explosion will push that date back, said Jeff Hoss,...
February 24, 2014 - 5:12pm
February 21, 2014
Contractors now boarding: Perham airport to expand
An expansion project at the Perham Municipal Airport is about to take off. Plans and specifications are complete for the first part of the two-part project, and the city has begun seeking bids from local contractors for some of the construction work. If all goes well, construction...
February 21, 2014 - 1:50pm
February 10, 2014
Tickled pink: Freezin' For a Reason raises $15K for Kinship
It was literally a screaming-good Saturday for Perham’s Kinship program as more than 75 community members took a mid-winter dip in Little Pine...
February 10, 2014 - 2:37pm
February 7, 2014
City garage may be sold to Barrel O’ Fun
Perham has tentative plans to sell its public works facility to Barrel O’ Fun. The potential sale is contingent on a number of factors, including the city finding a suitable site for a new facility. The property would also need to be rezoned to allow for commercial use, which...
February 7, 2014 - 10:49am
Second set of trail meetings coming up
The latest route recommendations for a proposed recreational trail between Perham and Pelican Rapids will be presented at two different Open...
February 7, 2014 - 10:39am