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Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
J.C. Penney to shut 130 to 140 stores
Bemidji police investigating shooting at Enbridge building
Two found dead in house fire near Bemidji
Anderson overtime winner redemption for Pirates
Perham girls erase deficit, secure home win
Perham wrestlers ready for Section 8AA Individual Championships
Perham gymnastic trio ready for state
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
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
Minnesota's Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
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
January 21, 2010
Northwestern Minnesota Bishop speaks in Perham Jan. 24 for Calvary's 50th anniversary year
Calvary Lutheran Church of Perham continues its year-long birthday celebration this Sunday. The 50th Anniversary of becoming part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America will be hosted Jan. 24, with the theme "Celebrate Our Connection to the Global Church." Special guest...
January 21, 2010 - 10:01am
January 8, 2010
Area youth attend National Catholic Youth Conference
On November 18-21, 25 people from St. John's in Bluffton and St. Ann's in Wadena attended NCYC in Kansas City, Missouri. NCYC stands for National...
January 8, 2010 - 7:00am
December 11, 2009
A new look for an old Lutheran neighborhood
The old neighborhood is taking on a new appearance in southwest Perham, where a modern office building now stands on the old St. Paul's Lutheran...
December 11, 2009 - 7:00am
November 20, 2009
Northwoods Assembly hosts annual community Thanksgiving meal
Northwoods Assembly will be hosting its annual Thanksgiving meal on Thanksgiving Day from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Anyone who is needing a place to come for a meal or who would like a meal to be delivered to them if they are working or are a shut-in, can call the church at 346-5433 to schedule...
November 20, 2009 - 7:00am
October 29, 2009
COLUMNIST: Halloween tradition
By Pastor Ryan StoutSt. Peter's Lutheran Church, New York Mills For me and mine, October has always been about one thing: Halloween! Blame my Mother, if you must. She's always loved to decorate for holidays, and come October, our home would inevitably end up looking like a haunted...
October 29, 2009 - 7:00am
October 28, 2009
Christian Halloween: Pastor to hold traditional service in NY Mills graveyard
Church tradition and customs of the Middle Ages are not lost to Pastor Ryan Stout and his congregation at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in New...
October 28, 2009 - 2:26pm
October 8, 2009
St. Stan's: Bishop administers final mass at Perham's 'Polish church'
It stood as a sturdy testament to the faith of early Polish-American residents for 125 years. It took but two hours to close the doors of St....
October 8, 2009 - 7:00am
October 2, 2009
Preacher returns to childhood roots for Calvary 50th anniversary event
The 50th birthday year for Calvary Lutheran Church was launched Sept. 27 with traditional worship services, an old fashion potluck, and a guest...
October 2, 2009 - 7:00am
October 1, 2009
Oct. 4 is farewell to Perham's Polish church
St. Stanislaus Church, which was formally established for Perham's Polish-speaking citizens in 1883, will host its final church service Oct....
October 1, 2009 - 3:02pm
September 18, 2009
Calvary 50th Jubilee starts Sept. 27
Calvary 50, celebrating the Jubilee Year of Calvary Lutheran, Perham, kicks off September 27 with worship services at 8:30 and 10:45 a.m. Rev. Peter Vorhes, son of Calvary's first pastor, Rev. Arthur Vorhes, will preach followed by an old-time potluck with church archives on display....
September 18, 2009 - 7:00am
September 10, 2009
Bingo, beer, boisterous polka music...
Keep this under your hat. The folks at Perham's St. Paul's Lutheran Church are taking a walk on the wild side. Bingo? Raffle drawings?? Boisterous polka music??? Serving beer???? Good heavens. This isn't your stern, stoic German grandmother's church. At least, not on Sept....
September 10, 2009 - 7:00am
September 9, 2009
Gospel, family entertainment at Northwoods Assembly Sept. 12
If you are a fan of great gospel music including the old hymns and great family talent, you will want to experience the Gathering at Northwoods Assembly on Saturday evening, September 12 beginning at 6:30 p.m. The event is an evening much like watching an evening with the "Gathers"...
September 9, 2009 - 1:49pm
Burglars smash holes in walls at Perham St. Paul's church
Burglars smashed through a window, a door and three walls to get to the safe at a Perham church--and got away with only about a hundred bucks...
September 9, 2009 - 1:27pm
September 4, 2009
Perham's last nun
So long...farewell...auf weidersehen goodbye... At 89 years old, Perham's only remaining sister, Sister Sylvia, bid her beloved city of Perham...
September 4, 2009 - 7:00am
August 21, 2009
Calvary launching 50th year celebration
2009-2010 will mark a milestone for Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham, and in the spirit of Christian giving, the church will be launching its...
August 21, 2009 - 7:00am