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JV speech takes first; Yellowjacket team takes second in Osakis
2017 Chamber Choice award recipients announced
Bat-killing fungus expanding across Minnesota
To help and to heal: Perham pastor moving to Thailand to help people being trafficked
New healthcare plan could have dire effects for county residents: Local healthcare leaders share concerns with Franken, Piper
HOL all-star game returns Sunday
Comeback bid falls short as Columbia Heights finishes off Fergus Falls
Breckenridge boys fall in state tournament opener
Ninth annual old-timers wrestling tournament
Highest-paid receiver Thielen says there are still a lot of non-believers
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Peggy Lynette Korell
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
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
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
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
Perham Trolley seeks drivers for summer events
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
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!)
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
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
August 8, 2013
‘Extreme Tour’ coming to Perham on Saturday
Northwoods Assembly and Teen Girls in Faith will be joining together this Saturday, Aug. 10 from 3-10 p.m. at the Pioneer Grounds in Perham along with other churches and community leaders to present The Extreme Tour. The Extreme Tour began as a grassroots project of “The Extreme,”...
August 8, 2013 - 11:51am
August 1, 2013
Polka Mass an annual gathering of friends, neighbors
For most people, most of the time, the thought of church brings to mind things like sermons, Sunday school, choral music and spiritual connection. But...
August 1, 2013 - 12:55pm
Swank Singers to perform at Calvary
On Friday, Aug. 2 at 7 p.m., the Swank Singers will perform at Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham. The Swank Singers are a three voice ensemble of brothers Asher, Crispin and Zaq Swank. All three study music at college, at Moorhead State, Oberlin and Bemidji State University. The...
August 1, 2013 - 12:20pm
March 20, 2013
Lutheran bookkeeper accused of swindling Synod for $600K released without bail
MOORHEAD – The head of the Northwestern Minnesota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America says he and his flock “are relieved...
March 20, 2013 - 9:32am
October 17, 2011
Group fights to end child poverty
On Wednesday, Oct. 26, the Congregational United Church of Christ in Detroit Lakes will be opening its doors for a presentation by the Interfaith Children's Advocacy Network (ICAN) on child poverty. This presentation, which starts at 7 p.m., is free and open to the public, according...
October 17, 2011 - 9:02am
May 7, 2010
Handmade faith chests given to youngest members of Calvary church family
In celebrating its 50th year, Calvary Lutheran Church members created a gift for the youngest of its flock that will sustain a legacy of faith...
May 7, 2010 - 7:00am
April 29, 2010
On journey with God, Brian Hill provides the soundtrack
While cruising down the highway on life's journey, Brian Hill is content riding in the passenger seat. He's not driving. That spot is reserved...
April 29, 2010 - 12:54pm
Vergas church marks 125 years of faith
St. Paul's, Loon Lake, Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod, of Vergas, will observe its 125th anniversary Sunday, May 16. Saturday evening, May...
April 29, 2010 - 12:28pm
April 19, 2010
New Creations marks 5th year by building
Contributed by John GeorgeNew Creations Church "Like a man building a house, who dug deep and laid a foundation on the rock; and when a flood...
April 19, 2010 - 7:00am
April 2, 2010
'The ultimate story'
In multi-colored robes, 38 voices presented the "greatest story ever told" March 28 in New York Mills and Perham. Another story was told by...
April 2, 2010 - 7:00am
March 29, 2010
St. Henry's Church chimes now computerized
Those of you who stepped outside recently and were greeted by a bell-driven version of "Smoke on the Water" pouring out of the St. Henry's steeple,...
March 29, 2010 - 7:00am
March 26, 2010
Saving souls-with a rock n' roll edge
The line separating old-time rock n' roll and old-time religion gets a little blurry when a fire and brimstone preacher raises your temperature...
March 26, 2010 - 7:00am
March 25, 2010
Community Lenten Choir performs Palm Sunday
The 2010 Community Lenten Choir presents "Once Upon a Tree" Sunday, March 28. Directed by Russell F. Bunker and accompanied by Jane Stowman, the Rev. Joe Herzing will narrate the performances. This marks the 28th consecutive year the non-denominational choir will perform on Palm...
March 25, 2010 - 10:29am
March 15, 2010
Donnie Swaggart to speak at Perham Assembly March 20-21
Evangelist Donnie Swaggart will be the featured guest speaker March 20-21 at Northwoods Assembly Church in Perham. Donnie will be speaking Saturday...
March 15, 2010 - 7:00am
February 4, 2010
Annual song festival hosted at St. Paul's
A delightful assortment of musical styles were presented at the fourth annual Perham, all-church song festival Jan. 31. Hosted for the first...
February 4, 2010 - 9:53am