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Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
AgweekTV: Show Goats
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
Jackets defense shuts down Frazee Girls
Saints punter wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen's hometown
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
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
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
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
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
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
January 30, 2017
Perham gymnasts compete at State True Team Championships
The Perham Yellowjacket gymnastic team competed in the annual Minnesota State True Team Tournament on Jan. 28 in Willmar. The Yellowjackets finished...
January 30, 2017 - 6:14pm
Detroit Lakes fends off Yellowjackets
Detroit Lakes handed the Perham girls basketball team only its fifth loss of the season and a second in a row for the first time all year Saturday night holding off the Yellowjackets 57-53 at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium. Both teams turned up the offense after a sluggish first half ending...
January 30, 2017 - 11:57am
The danger zones: Accidents along Highway 10 reveal higher-risk areas
What do Beyoncé and the stretch of Highway 10 between Lake Park and Frazee have in common? They're both dangerously curvy. The stretch of highway...
January 30, 2017 - 10:13am
January 26, 2017
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Steve's Sanitation of Perham has purchased Jon & Son's Disposal Service of Detroit Lakes. The sale became effective Jan. 1, and the final papers...
January 26, 2017 - 9:00am
January 23, 2017
Yellowjacket gymnasts rise to the occasion
It's common to hear coaches talk about teams playing down to their competition, rather than playing up to their competition. But the Yellowjackets...
January 23, 2017 - 1:28pm
2 employees of Detroit Lakes group home face sexual assault charges
Two Detroit Lakes group home employees are facing serious sexual assault charges in separate incidents. In the first case, Varfee Kamara, 30, of 2602 18th St. S., Fargo, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony counts of first- and third-degree criminal sexual...
January 23, 2017 - 11:11am
January 20, 2017
Perham wrestlers continue to roll
The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team continued its dominant run, defeating the Detroit Lakes Lakers, 53-24, on Jan. 19 in Detroit Lakes. The...
January 20, 2017 - 12:41pm
Vehicle stolen from Vergas recovered near Detroit Lakes
A vehicle stolen at Vergas, and reported on Jan. 18, was later found at Ogema, north of Detroit Lakes. The Otter Tail County Sheriff Office was informed by White Earth tribal authorities that the vehicle had been recovered. In another similar incident, a trailer stolen in West Fargo...
January 20, 2017 - 12:36pm
January 12, 2017
Beachy propels Jackets past Lakers
Jenson Beachy sank six of Perham's 16 three-pointers to lead the Perham Yellowjackets to an eighth straight victory 82-57 over Detroit Lakes...
January 12, 2017 - 11:16pm