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Wake named Miss Moorhead's Outstand Teen
American Cancer Society Honors Outstanding Perham Volunteer
East Otter Tail County 4-H taking enrollment for the new year
Search for Miss Teen Otter Tail County announced
Three injured in Bluffton area accident
Explosive opening quarter leads to Perham rout
Perham takes down Breckenridge for seventh straight win
Perham/NYM continues winning streak with home win
Perham’s Richter recounts crazy day he committed to the Gophers for football
Perham's depth shines through at Bagley Invitational
John "Gordy" Askew
Betty Carmen Jacobson
Robert G. Olson
Robert "Bob" Elliott
Norb & Carol
Connor Lyle Tumberg
Emil Frank Pickar
Celebration of Life for Bob Finstrom
Brynlee Quinn Zierke
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
Perham Knights of Columbus donate $500 to community pantry
COLA honors Star Lake Association
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
Test your Balderdash skills here: Do you know what 'snast' means?
Volunteering has many benefits
Letter: My experience with an act of kindness
Some things just aren't countable
How to make left turn on bike
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
Tonic Sol Fa concert at Perham High School Auditorium September 8
Vining’s Watermelon Day, Saturday August 19
St. Lawrence Parish Festival and Polka Mass draws big crowds
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
July 18, 2017
Dent wins battle of top teams
The Dent Wildcats picked up a pivotal 6-2 victory over the New York Mills Millers in a battle of the two teams sitting on or near the top of their conference on July 15 in Dent. The Millers lead the Hi-10, while the Wildcats are near the top of the Countryside with Fergus Falls and...
July 18, 2017 - 9:58am
June 5, 2017
Perham knocks off Bertha, while Dent wins a pair
The Perham Pirates mustered just enough offense against Bertha’s Marcus Riewer in picking up a 2-1 victory over their Hi-10 foe on June 4 at...
June 5, 2017 - 12:26pm
May 29, 2017
Wildcats continue winning ways
It was a high scoring weekend for the Dent Wildcats as they picked up a pair of wins, defeating the Staples Lumberbats, 15-7, and the Frazee Flames, 16-1. The Wildcats improve their mark to 4-0 on the season. They rallied from a 4-0 and a 6-4 deficit before cruising to a 15-7 victory...
May 29, 2017 - 10:53pm
May 25, 2017
Perham area Memorial Day programs
Monday, May 29 is Memorial Day, a day to remember and honor the more than 1 million men and women who have given their lives in service to this...
May 25, 2017 - 8:56am
May 9, 2017
Pirates, Wildcats start 2017 season with wins
The 2017 Amateur baseball season kicked off on May 7 with the Perham Pirates taking the road to take on the Staples Lumberbats for an exhibition game. The Pirates rallied from behind, earning their first win of the season in extra innings, knocking off the Lumberbats, 7-6, in 11...
May 9, 2017 - 6:57am
April 17, 2017
Skills with fake gills: Dent brothers to showcase their fish decoys at The Gathering
Two local anglers will be looking to continue their fish decoy success at next weekend's 20th annual Gathering planned at the Perham Area Community...
April 17, 2017 - 8:50am
February 16, 2017
Missing Dent teen found
A missing teenager last seen Jan. 27, leaving Perham High School, has been found safe, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Sixteen-year-old...
February 16, 2017 - 9:22am
February 13, 2017
UPDATE: Missing Dent teen makes contact with family
The 16-year-old Dent girl reported missing last week, has made telephone contact with her family, but refuses to disclose where she is or return...
February 13, 2017 - 4:54pm
Fire destroys house at Marion Lake near Dent
Fire destroyed a house at Marion Lake, southeast of Dent, early Friday morning, Feb. 10. Sheriff deputies and firefighters from Dent, Perham...
February 13, 2017 - 11:34am
January 19, 2017
The waiting game: all's quiet on the casino front as processes play out
A longer-than-expected permitting and environmental review process has temporarily stalled the Star Lake Casino project, and has caused its original opening date to be pushed back. Representatives for the proposed Shooting Star development had first said the facility would be complete...
January 19, 2017 - 11:35am
December 16, 2016
Edward Keller is Perham's Christmas Music Man
Do you hear what I hear? On any given day in Perham between now and Christmas, if you listen, you'll hear it. It's in front of our downtown businesses...
December 16, 2016 - 7:30am
December 1, 2016
Man threatens to shoot woman, self during assault
A 31-year-old Dent man is accused of threatening to shoot a woman and himself with a handgun at a rural Perham residence Sunday, according to a case in Otter Tail County District Court. The woman contacted Perham police Sunday after Tylor Lynn Stanbrough reportedly threatened to kill...
December 1, 2016 - 2:37pm
October 2, 2016
'Mystery' Lottery winner from Dent claims $114.577 prize
“I expected to win someday,” said Gerrit Wierbos as he happily claimed a Northstar Cash® jackpot worth $114,577. “Why not? Somebody will...
October 2, 2016 - 11:13am
September 16, 2016
Casino submits EAW
An important step in the Star Lake resort and casino development process was made last week, and another opportunity for public comment on the project is coming up next week. The two separate but related matters — a recently submitted Environmental Assessment Worksheet, or EAW,...
September 16, 2016 - 2:22pm
August 25, 2016
Filings close with three new candidates
The Aug. 16 deadline to file as a candidate for upcoming local elections has passed. Throughout the area, nine incumbents have filed in hopes that voters will approve their continued service, while three new candidates have filed to make their own contributions to local government....
August 25, 2016 - 2:05pm