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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Norwegians are better off staying in Norway
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
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
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