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Fire at Deerwood, Minn., donation site ruled arson
How much urine is in a swimming pool? One study has the answer
Two people, cat rescued from Fergus Falls apartment fire
Minn. man pleads guilty to killing Fargo woman
Grand Forks watching for one of their own on 'The Voice'
‘Cardiac Kids’ open 8AA playoffs with a familiar foe
Yellowjacket boys claim back-to-back conference crowns
Yellowjacket grapplers open with Foley
Perham crowns four wrestling champions, send eight to state
Jada Olsen takes all-around bronze
Herbert R. Woods
Noreen M. Huwe
James Noel Wiitamaki
Norman E. Kangas
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
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!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
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'
January 30, 2017
Boys just want to have fun: Perham Kinship mentor shares slice of life with mentee
Joe Goodman went deer hunting for the first time this past fall. The Perham 13-year-old and his mentor, Gary Foss, trekked through the hills...
January 30, 2017 - 12:33pm
January 13, 2017
Time Race for Tanya: Benefit planned for Richville mother of four diagnosed with terminal cancer
Rick Sazama says the news of his wife’s illness was “a life-changing shocker.” When he first heard that Tanya, his high school sweetheart...
January 13, 2017 - 9:56am
September 21, 2016
Neighbors come together to erect Perham's latest Little Free Library
The Perham area just got another Little Free Library. Aerovilla Road residents (on Devil's Lake northwest of Perham) are invited to a ribbon-cutting...
September 21, 2016 - 11:53am
September 17, 2016
Francis takes reins of UW events coordinator in Perham
Alison Francis started as the new Volunteer Events Coordinator for United Way in Perham on June 13, after Christi Stoll stepped down to take...
September 17, 2016 - 10:50am
June 23, 2016
Finishing out a 40-year career in caring
After nearly 40 years in medicine and 11 years at Perham Health, Dr. Corey Nyhus is hanging up his white coat. The family medicine physician,...
June 23, 2016 - 12:34pm
April 28, 2016
Rotary Spring Fling raises $42,000 for local projects
With more than 170 people in attendance, this year's Spring Fling proved to be very successful for the Perham Rotary Club. "I am always amazed...
April 28, 2016 - 12:27pm
March 18, 2015
Dancers to ‘star’ in Relay fundraiser
Whoever thinks dancing doesn’t come with its own set of hazards has likely never heard the banter of a ballroom. “Try to keep the stilettos...
March 18, 2015 - 4:00pm
February 5, 2015
Cheers to Landmark Liquors: Perham store has record year; revenues save taxpayers money
Everyone, raise your glasses in a toast to Landmark Liquors. Perham’s burgeoning municipal liquor store had another record-setting year in 2014, and that means more money saved for local taxpayers. For the first time in history, the store surpassed the $3 million mark in annual...
February 5, 2015 - 2:23pm
December 15, 2014
Perham student to be featured on TV news
Madison Ruther, a fifth grade student at Prairie Wind Middle School, will appear as this week’s “weather kid” on Valley News Live. Ruther will be helping Hutch Johnson, chief meteorologist at KVLY/KXJB with the weather report on the Thursday evening news, Dec. 18. The broadcast...
December 15, 2014 - 11:57am
July 22, 2014
Minnesota 5th, ND 6th in Kids Count ratings of child well-being
FARGO – North Dakota and Minnesota rank high in a national study of child well-being released today. Minnesota ranked fifth and North Dakota sixth overall in the 25th annual Kids Count study released by the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Statistics from 16 areas tied to economics,...
July 22, 2014 - 11:41am
July 7, 2014
‘Armed with hope, to finish the fight’: Relay for Life is July 11
For the 19th year, teams will don purple, walk all night and make their mark on the fight against cancer. The East Otter Tail County Relay...
July 7, 2014 - 8:00am
July 4, 2014
‘Our kids deserve way better’: Task force holds first meeting, tours PHS
A grand total of 13 parents, educators and community members attended the first Perham-Dent School District task force meeting on June 25. Those who attended toured Perham High School from top to bottom in order to get a feel for the building’s condition and possible work...
July 4, 2014 - 1:29am
June 23, 2014
Turtle Fest 2014: A photo gallery
Perham's Turtle Fest wrapped up on Sunday, after nine days of family-friendly events and activities, including a parade, Fun Fly, demolition...
June 23, 2014 - 1:36pm
June 19, 2014
Staying strong for Paxton; Toddler’s parents, Perham community pray and hope for the little ‘Superman’ struggling with brain tumor
“I felt something was wrong,” said Tasha Licence. “Something was hurting in his head.” The Perham woman’s son, 20-month-old Paxton...
June 19, 2014 - 3:12pm
May 29, 2014
Postal workers collect 650 pounds of food for Perham Food Shelf
Nearly 650 pounds of food was collected for the Perham Community Food Shelf by Perham, Ottertail, Richville and Dent letter carriers during this...
May 29, 2014 - 3:03pm