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School board has construction site walk through
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Judy K. Houghton
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
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
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
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
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
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
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
December 23, 2017
AgweekTV: McMartin Bankruptcy Update
The trustee in the large McMartin farm bankruptcy is alleging fraud and the amount of debt has risen to more than sixty-three million dollars....
December 23, 2017 - 8:00am
November 11, 2017
A little Christmas love from Perham
While it may feel a little too early for Christmas decorations and music, one aspect of the holiday season that can never come too early is the giving part, and that's where programs like Operation Christmas Child come in. Operation Christmas Child is a project of Samaritan's Purse,...
November 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
August 25, 2016
Northwoods Assembly to lead trip to Holy Land
The Rev. Dirk Currier of Northwoods Assembly Church in Perham will lead a local group on a trip to the Holy Land Nov. 28 through Dec. 7, and...
August 25, 2016 - 10:01am
September 14, 2015
Grow Perham New: Creation Lutheran Church
Established in 2006, New Creation Lutheran Church began their worship services in Comet Theatre, until the building was completed on their new facility, a church almost entirely built from the ground up by its members. With 275 seats in the church and an extra 25 chairs...
September 14, 2015 - 10:42am
July 30, 2015
Catholic WorkCamp volunteers serve Lakes area
They may not have had a personal connection to the area, but that didn’t keep youth from across the United States from flocking to the lakes...
July 30, 2015 - 4:15pm
June 18, 2015
Catholic Daughters celebrate 95 years
The Catholic Daughters Court St. Rita of Perham celebrated 95 years as a court on June 2 at St. Henry’s Catholic Church. Court St. Rita was...
June 18, 2015 - 12:47pm
June 11, 2015
St. Stan’s cemetery gains an archway
A steel archway was installed at the St. Stanislaus Catholic Cemetery on May 27, finally giving a name-marker to the final resting place of many,...
June 11, 2015 - 11:11am
April 16, 2015
The Exodus Road; inside human trafficking
Dirk Currier, pastor at Perham’s Northwoods Assembly of God Church, first began bringing public awareness to the issue of human trafficking...
April 16, 2015 - 3:25pm
March 12, 2015
When Two Are Called Together
Cassie Anderson answered the call, and she is now the new associate pastor of Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham. Here, her emphasis will be working...
March 12, 2015 - 3:54pm
January 16, 2015
Twin Cities archdiocese files for bankruptcy
ST. PAUL -- The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in federal court Friday morning. The move wasn't unexpected. Archdiocese officials had said in recent months that they were considering bankruptcy, after news of a $9.1 million operating deficit...
January 16, 2015 - 10:51am
January 31, 2014
Free movie, ‘Not Today,’ tackles human trafficking
Northwoods Assembly and Comet Theatre are teaming up to bring the movie “Not Today” to Perham on Wednesday, Feb. 5 and Thursday Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. The film tells the story of 20-year-old Caden Welles, whose conscience catches up with him after he refuses to help a starving man...
January 31, 2014 - 12:25pm
December 6, 2013
Minnesota Archdiocese identifies 30 priests accused of abusing minors
(Reuters) - The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis on Thursday identified 30 priests accused of sexually abusing minors in the archdiocese, which has been under fire for its past handling of clergy abuse cases in its part of Minnesota. The archdiocese said the...
December 6, 2013 - 11:39am
Healing for the holidays: Church service to address common Christmas hardships
Struggling to find the joy of Christmas? Hard to think of holiday festivities? The holiday season is a difficult time of year for some people, bringing on feelings of sadness, loneliness, grief and despair. To recognize these relatively common and difficult feelings, Pastor Jerry...
December 6, 2013 - 10:54am
September 19, 2013
Richville church to host guest speakers
Larry and Gloria Lundstrom will be bringing an inspiring and transparent, yet life-changing message to the Basswood Baptist Church in Richville this Friday, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m. The Lundstroms, of Sisseton, S.D., have traveled the United States and Canada for more than 40 years,...
September 19, 2013 - 10:31am
August 16, 2013
St. Henry’s expansion project complete; celebration planned
The addition at St. Henry’s is complete, and the church is ready to share the news and celebrate. This Sunday, Aug.
August 16, 2013 - 10:37am