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New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
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
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Perham shuts down Pelican Rapids for 14th straight win
Michael John Grismer
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
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
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
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
November 27, 2017
Western Minn. police chief sentenced for helping friend avoid DUI; keeps his job
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A small town police chief in western Minnesota has been sentenced on a misdemeanor obstruction of justice charge,...
November 27, 2017 - 11:06pm
August 28, 2017
'Savanna was the victim of a cruel and vicious act of depravity:' Law enforcement releases more information
FARGO — Law enforcement updated the public Monday, Aug. 28 on Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind, whose body was found Sunday in rural Clay County....
August 28, 2017 - 11:51am
June 25, 2017
DL man charged with marijuana-growing operation
Cody Joe Johnson, 32, of rural Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on May 15, a Becker County deputy learned of a large marijuana-growing operation in Becker County, allegedly...
June 25, 2017 - 10:18am
June 8, 2017
Man faces life in prison for sexually assaulting two children
A Grand Forks man accused of sexually assaulting two children faces life in prison.
June 8, 2017 - 1:31pm
June 7, 2017
'Just do it babe': The suicide-encouraging text messages at the heart of a teen manslaughter trial
Sitting in his pickup truck one summer day in 2014, Conrad Roy III wavered about his plan to kill himself. He was scared, he texted his girlfriend....
June 7, 2017 - 7:39am
June 5, 2017
Feds: As many as 50 child victims for former Bemidji assistant principal?
ST. PAUL—The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal accused of having sexual conversations with—and who received sexual...
June 5, 2017 - 10:12pm
May 15, 2017
Murdered woman's family outraged killer received 22 1/2 years in prison, call him a 'liar'
FARGO — A man accused of raping and murdering a Fargo woman last spring was sentenced to 22½ years in prison Monday, May 15, in Cass County...
May 15, 2017 - 4:38pm
May 3, 2017
Minnesota man sentenced to 60 years for sex crimes involving pre-teen girl
A Hermantown, Minn. man was sentenced Wednesday to 60 years in prison for sexually assaulting a pre-teen girl. Brian Arthur Barthman, 47, was...
May 3, 2017 - 9:05pm
May 2, 2017
Elizabeth assault investigated
As of May 1, Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies were investigating an alleged assault that took place in Elizabeth on April 30 at 2:05 a.m. No suspect was immediately identified. The victim, a male, reportedly suffered a fractured nose and cheek and sustained a gash on his chin....
May 2, 2017 - 11:06am
April 25, 2017
Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
GOODHUE, Minn. — Goodhue County authorities allegedly discovered a “sex room” in Goodhue in southeastern Minnesota this past winter and...
April 25, 2017 - 1:45pm
April 24, 2017
Charges dropped against Minn. woman accused of sex trafficking
April 24, 2017 - 8:07pm
April 19, 2017
Jury finds Chicago man guilty of sex trafficking five women in Fargo-Moorhead, but he says women did it on their own
FARGO — Inside a federal district courtroom in Fargo Wednesday, April 19, a jury found a Chicago man innocent of witness tampering but...
April 19, 2017 - 7:09pm
April 11, 2017
Minnesota beheading suspect wants charges dismissed
When David Alexander Haiman was found dead last June in rural Itasca County, Kayleene Danielle Greniger told investigators that her boyfriend...
April 11, 2017 - 8:26am
April 4, 2017
SD man sentenced to seven years in prison for biting off girlfriend's nose
LAKE ANDES, S.D. — A man who bit off his girlfriend's nose, an act described as "unforgivable" by a judge, has been sentenced to seven years...
April 4, 2017 - 8:57am
March 23, 2017
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
ST. PAUL -- Michael Kyaw Htoo was 22 inches long and weighed 10 pounds, 3 ounces on the day he died. He was just 5 weeks old. At that age, experts...
March 23, 2017 - 10:38pm