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Health officials investigate listeria outbreak in caramel apples
Otter Tail County man who killed nephew being sentenced today
4 teens arrested in in Halloween night home invasion in Alexandria
HOTL students hold book drive
Second half run propels Battle Lake over Perham
Yellowjacket girls basketball races past Crosby-Ironton
Perham gymnasts top Becker at home
Perham holds off second half surge
Yellowjacket girls fall at Breckenridge
BRADIE E. BAUCK
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Kicking off Christmas at Cupkie’s
Fate of Perham bakery uncertain
New Oasis convenience store opens
Small Business Saturday makes small impact
Shop Perham Punch Card promotion week one winners announced
The worst Christmas gifts I could find
Gettin' Lizzie With It: Guide to gift wrap, Christmas edition
Letter to the Editor: This year's musical failed to promote morality
The Prairie Spy: Without study hall, where can kids get into trouble?
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
GALLERY: Parade lights up Perham
A holiday bright spot: Perham’s Parade of Lights
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...
news / local
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...
news / local
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...
news / state
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