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Suspect in double homicide near Perham spent over a year in a mental hospital
More public input sought in new deer plan
Community in shock over mother, son victims in Perham's double homicide
Glendalough State Park hosts annual walk April 21
Update: Suspect identified in double homicide outside of Perham
Gopher Road Trip coming to Perham
Perham club fishing team set to hit the water
Perham pole vaulters take three of the top-four spots in Bemidji
Perham wrestlers bring home the hardware at NYWA State Tournament
MSHSL to permit shorter regular-season baseball, softball games
Beth I. Arneson
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Josiah Alvin Barnes
Alfred G. Kempf
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Utility shareholders informed about federal tax cut benefits
Houghtaling joins Perham Health
Looking Back - April 12 edition
Palubicki families honored at the 80th Annual Red River Valley Development Association (RRVDA) Banquet
World's Largest Fish Decoy show coming to Perham April 14, 15
Perham Arbor Day set for May 5
Little Black Dress Black Tie affair on tap April 19
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Ask A Trooper: How do officers handle people with disabilities?
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
Cultural Center hosts Monkey Mind Pirates by Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
'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
April 27, 2017
Paula Quam column: A humble hello, a heavy-hearted goodbye
This wasn't how I thought things would happen. You see, my role as editor of the Detroit Lakes Tribune is being expanded to include Perham and Wadena, and my first day on the job as the new editor for the Wadena Pioneer Journal was last Monday, April 17. I had planned on writing a...
April 27, 2017 - 9:10am
April 25, 2017
UPDATED: 'It was time to find someone to carry the baton,' Dean's Country Market owner says on sale to Central Market
Saying it was a huge decision to make after 45 years in the grocery business, Dean Simpson of Dean’s Country Market, with store locations in...
April 25, 2017 - 11:24am
April 24, 2017
Perham Tennis earns home win over rival
The Perham Yellowjacket tennis team remained undefeated after earning a narrow, 4-3, victory over the Detroit Lakes Lakers on April 21 at the...
April 24, 2017 - 10:49am
April 5, 2017
Western Minnesota lakes seeing early ice-out
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—In what looks to be one of the earliest ice-outs ever, most of Big Detroit Lake—one of the most popular lakes...
April 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 27, 2017
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Aiming to do whatever it can for homeless people in the area, Mahube-Otwa has developed several programs over the years to target specific problems. But it isn't getting any easier, said Marcia Otte, family development director for Mahube-Otwa community action agency, which serves...
March 27, 2017 - 11:34am
March 10, 2017
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
The daily lineup has been announced for the 35th Anniversary WE FEST at Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, MN; this year's WE Fest, the world's...
March 10, 2017 - 11:16am
March 2, 2017
Vehicles hit head-on at Highway 59, CR 6 intersection
When two vehicles hit head-on at the intersection of Highway 59 and County Road 6 in Detroit Lakes just after 4 p.m. Wednesday, employees of...
March 2, 2017 - 8:53am
February 22, 2017
500-year-old elk antler found by Minnesota diver
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Gary Thompson has been pulling pieces of history out of Becker County's lakes and rivers for going on half a century...
February 22, 2017 - 11:18am
February 20, 2017
Woman dies in train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday night
A woman is dead after being hit by a train in Detroit Lakes. At around 9 p.m. Saturday, Detroit Lakes police and paramedics responded to a report of an accident involving a pedestrian at a crossing at Washington Avenue and U.S. Highway 10, which is within sight of the town’s train...
February 20, 2017 - 10:05am
February 19, 2017
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
For the fourth straight year, the Detroit Lakes Laker gymnastics team stands on top of the mountain in Section 8A. The Lakers recorded a school...
February 19, 2017 - 9:24pm
February 18, 2017
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team captured its third straight Section 8AA Championship in dominating fashion on Saturday, Feb. 18 at the...
February 18, 2017 - 8:31pm
February 8, 2017
Lakers, Panthers set for tense rematch in 8A opener Thursday
The air will be thick with tension at Thursday night’s Section 8A Girls opening round hockey matchup between No. 5 Detroit Lakes and No. 4...
February 8, 2017 - 6:24pm
February 1, 2017
Yellowjacket swimmers compete in final dual meet of the year
The Perham Yellowjacket swimming team closed out its dual meet portion of its season with a meet against Detroit Lakes on Jan. 31. The Lakers...
February 1, 2017 - 2:10pm
January 31, 2017
Perham woman sentenced for assaulting mother
Miranda June Sweet, 34, of 356 Second St. N.E., Perham, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault. A gross misdemeanor charge of obstructing the legal process was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, in Detroit Lakes on Sept....
January 31, 2017 - 4:22pm
Man accused of meth possession on Pickerel Lake
Jason Everett Jensen, 31, of Moorhead, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 15 he was arrested by deputies on a warrant at a residence on Pickerel Road N.E. A black tin was allegedly...
January 31, 2017 - 9:33am