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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
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
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
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
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
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
'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
January 3, 2018
Traffic fatalities lowest in Minn. in nearly 75 years; ND and SD on downward swing, but steady last year
ST. PAUL—A preliminary figure released by the state on Wednesday indicates Minnesota experienced its lowest number of roadway fatalities...
January 3, 2018 - 9:49pm
October 21, 2014
Man pleads guilty to killing 13-month-old daughter
DULUTH - The father of a 13-month-old girl admitted in a Duluth courtroom Monday that he suffocated his daughter and caused her death. Christopher Dennis Peterson, 30, pleaded guilty in State District Court to second-degree murder in the July 6 death of his daughter,...
October 21, 2014 - 10:29am
July 15, 2014
Muer named D-II preseason All-American
Four University of Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs: seniors Andrew Muer (Perham, Minn.), Aaron Roth and Austin Sikorski and junior
July 15, 2014 - 2:43pm
January 10, 2014
Duluth frostbite victim to have toes removed
DULUTH - A frostbitten woman found Sunday in a Duluth alley will face surgery to remove her toes, according to her CaringBridge Web page. Erin Coons’ “left toes are dead (and) there’s no blood flowing to the tips of them. Her toes will be amputated,” wrote her sister, Erica...
January 10, 2014 - 10:17am
November 8, 2013
Former Duluth teacher convicted of sex abuse now directs Arizona choir
A former Duluth high school teacher convicted of sexually abusing two students now is working as the choir director at an Arizona church, and that has drawn the ire of an abuse victims’ advocacy group. Eric Holtan, 42, who taught music classes at Duluth East High School, admitted...
November 8, 2013 - 9:53am
June 21, 2012
Those planning to travel to Duluth area urged to stay away
DULUTH - Those planning travel to Duluth and the North Shore areas in the coming days and weekend should check before traveling. A state of...
June 21, 2012 - 10:19am
December 4, 2009
Northland ski hills ready to open
DULUTH -- Skiers and snowboarders, grab your gear. The weather you've been waiting for is nearly here. The arrival of colder weather to the Northland has workers at ski hills at long last putting in long hours to make snow. Spirit Mountain and Giants Ridge will open at least one...
December 4, 2009 - 1:01pm
December 1, 2009
Princeton man in 120-mile chase was thinking of suicide
DULUTH -- The driver of a car that led police on a high-speed chase for almost 120 miles Saturday afternoon that ended in a fiery crash in Knife River was apparently suicidal at the time, the Minnesota State Patrol reports, and hadn't committed any major crime before the chase started. The...
December 1, 2009 - 10:29am
November 27, 2009
Wisconsin woman charged with assaulting abortion protester in Duluth
DULUTH -- A woman remains jailed Friday after allegedly holding a knife to the neck of an anti-abortion demonstrator in Duluth. Mechelle Tallulah Hall, of Superior, Wis., is charged with second-degree assault.
November 27, 2009 - 11:33am
Duluth-area homeowners return to discover burglary suspect fleeing their home
DULUTH -- A 34-year-old Duluth man is being held in the St. Louis County Jail after being caught burglarizing a Lincoln Park home by the homeowners Thanksgiving morning, police said. The suspect was known to the homeowners and had a brief confrontation with one of them before fleeing...
November 27, 2009 - 11:07am
October 22, 2009
La-Z-Boy crash leads to DWI near Duluth
DULUTH -- A Proctor man driving a motorized La-Z-Boy lounge chair hit a parked vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. Dennis LeRoy Anderson,...
October 22, 2009 - 1:33pm
October 20, 2009
Teen girls involved in Duluth-area muggings already have criminal records
DULUTH -- They're brazen and emboldened and act in concert with each other, but police aren't ready to call them a girl gang -- more like a group of teenage girls leading each other in the wrong direction. A 55-year-old woman told Duluth police she was walking along the Lakewalk...
October 20, 2009 - 9:00am
October 12, 2009
Duluth's 300-foot rental rule could become permanent
DULUTH -- It's back. The controversial 300-foot rule is again coming up for debate, as the city is proposing to make it a permanent part of the new zoning code. The rule, which bans new rental licenses in college neighborhoods within 300 feet of an existing one, with few exceptions,...
October 12, 2009 - 9:10am
October 8, 2009
Alpine slide proposed for Spirit Mountian ski area in Duluth
DULUTH -- Spirit Mountain ski area in Duluth is making a move to become a year-round destination with construction of an Alpine Coaster ride. The attraction would be open all year and whisk riders down a winding, 3,500-foot stainless steel track at speeds up to 26 mph. Riders, who...
October 8, 2009 - 10:45am
October 2, 2009
Duluth, Iron Range lost second-most construction, mining and logging jobs in U.S.
DULUTH -- The Twin Ports and Iron Range lost the second-most construction, mining and logging jobs in the past year of any metropolitan area in the U.S., according to a report released Wednesday. Carlton, Douglas and St. Louis counties suffered a 33 percent decline in employment...
October 2, 2009 - 10:01am