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No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
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!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
July 26, 2014
One-loss Stingers advance to District title game versus Bemidji
FERGUS FALLS — Bemidji defeated the No. 1 Perham Stingers 4-0 to advance to the title game of the VFW district tournament. Perham rallied to eliminate East Grand Forks 2-1 in eight innings to earn a rematch with Bemidji Sunday for the championship and a trip to the state tournament....
July 26, 2014 - 10:19pm
June 2, 2014
MSHSL approves Minnesota high school football districts for 2015
FARGO — The Minnesota State High School League board of directors approved district scheduling for the 2015 football regular season with a unanimous vote Monday. The state was split into 18 districts to help teams fill regular-season schedules. Perham will play in the MIdwest...
June 2, 2014 - 4:56pm
April 16, 2014
Football: Minnesota district scheduling puts rivalries on shaky ground
Fargo - The high school football game between Breckenridge (Minn.) and Wahpeton (N.D.) is more than just a football game. “The furthest...
April 16, 2014 - 9:18am
January 23, 2014
MSHSL passes District Football Scheduling for Minnesota high school football
FARGO - In a board meeting Thursday the Minnesota State High School League board of directors passed a proposal 19-1 known as District Football Scheduling. It will begin in the 2015 high school football season. The MSHSL board also approved 2015 football dates with the state championship...
January 23, 2014 - 1:00pm
July 29, 2013
VFW: Stingers earn state tournament berth
PERHAM — Fergus Falls and the Perham Stingers completed a three-game set in two days for a berth in the VFW state tournament, culminating in...
July 29, 2013 - 11:29am
January 7, 2009
Parking ban in force in downtown Perham
Effective immediately, the city of Perham will be enforcing no parking in the Downtown Business District until the snow has been plowed and removed. The parking ban will be between the hours of 1 a.m. and 8 a.m. This will be enforced between November 1 and April 30.
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
'Blue on Blue'
Blue on Blue, an enchanted evening of dining and dancing to benefit the newly established Perham Hospital District Foundation, will be held on Saturday, November 22. The event will take place at Mulligan's at Perham Lakeside Golf Course. A social hour with hors 'd oeuvres and a cash...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Murdock holds seat for Republicans in House District 10B
Republicans may have taken a beating elsewhere in the state and nation, but in State House District 10B, the Republicans held on to the seat. Political newcomer Mark Murdock won handily over DFL candidate Tim Nieminen. Both ran spirited campaigns in East Otter Tail and Wadena Counties,...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
East Otter Tail Soil-Water District celebrates 50th anniversary
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (EOT SWCD) celebrated 50 years of assisting East Otter Tail County land owners and producers last Wednesday with a Conservation Tour and Picnic. About 35 participants viewed practices, including tree planting practices, with...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
East Otter Tail soil, water district marks 50th anniversary
The East Otter Tail Soil and Water Conservation District (SWCD) will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary with a Conservation Tour and picnic on Wednesday, July 23. The tour is scheduled to start at Paul Miller Park in Perham at 9:00 a.m. and take about 3 hours. After the tour...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 25, 2008
From Main Street to the political arena
"It's been a whirlwind," says Mark Murdock, the newly-endorsed Republican candidate for District 10B State Representative. "Whirlwind" is an understated way of describing the turn of events over the past week. It wasn't until the morning of the Republican endorsing convention...
June 25, 2008 - 12:00am