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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
Men had blood alcohol levels double legal limit in MN crash that killed friend, charges say
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
Thursday Morning Cold
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) -- Very cold air settled into the region Thursday morning. With clear skies and light winds, temperatures quickly fell into...
April 23, 2015 - 10:40am
January 15, 2015
Bright ideas for winter fire safety
In recent weeks, stories of fires breaking out in homes, businesses and barns have circulated around Minnesota. A barn fire in Wright County, Minn., possibly started by electricity, killed nine horses on Dec. 29. The day before that, a furnace exploded, leading to a large fire...
January 15, 2015 - 12:01pm
December 27, 2014
Weather Alerts: Wind Chill Advisory
Fargo, ND (WDAY-TV) - A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued for the area, beginning Sunday evening, continuing through Tuesday morning. With...
December 27, 2014 - 5:50pm
November 30, 2014
Weather Alerts: Wind Chill Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory has been issued through Noon Monday. Very cold air will settle into the region Sunday evening through Monday. Temperatures...
November 30, 2014 - 2:47pm
November 14, 2014
Deep Freeze Across the Nation
The arctic airmass that brought very cold temperatures earlier in the week remains in place across much of the United States. Cities in Wyoming...
November 14, 2014 - 1:59pm
February 27, 2014
Cold weather leads to power line equipment failure
Equipment on an Otter Tail Power Company transmission line failed around 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. The failure led to electrical arcing and sparking from the pole at the intersection of Third Street NW and First Avenue N. Members of the Perham Fire Department responded and provided...
February 27, 2014 - 12:36pm
February 13, 2014
UPDATE: Water service lines at heightened risk of freezing up
Due to continuous extreme cold weather this winter, the frost table is lower than previous years. This may result in frozen water service lines in some places. If you are concerned about your service line freezing, you can check your water temperature by running your water until...
February 13, 2014 - 3:00pm
December 12, 2013
UMD student found outside is still in critical condition
The condition of University of Minnesota Duluth sophomore Alyssa Lommel remains critical but stable at a hospital in St. Paul where she is being treated for severe frostbite and hypothermia. Lommel’s family reported on the Caring Bridge website Wednesday that she had an uneventful...
December 12, 2013 - 10:06am
January 7, 2009
'Ice-cold' and with no heartbeat, 64-year-old lives to tell about it
Janice Goodger's body temperature had fallen to 60 degrees -- as cold as Dr. Chris Delp has ever seen -- and so cold that it appeared as if she couldn't possibly survive. Instead, the 64-year-old Duluth woman will walk back into St.
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Could Georgia-Russia conflict spark 'Cold War II'?
World War I, World War II, Cold War I...Cold War II. The conflict between Georgia and Russia has all the makings of a "Second Cold War," according to a spy who experienced part of the first Soviet-U.S. stand-off behind bars. In a presentation to a group of about 50 at the In...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am