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Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
First ever breakfast on the farm event set for Aug. 5 in Perham
"Mumble strip" installation begins July 17 on west central Minnesota highways
Driver overcorrects, ends up injured in wrong lane of Highway 10
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Buzz close out season with sweep
BSU removes ‘interim’ tag, officially names Bolte head football coach
Dent wins battle of top teams
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Diane M. Weickert
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
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
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
Letter: Desert Eagle
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
May 4, 2016
Perham teacher ends 43-year career in the classroom
Perham, MN (WDAY TV) - When the school bell rings at St. Henry's Catholic School next fall, there will be a new face in the hallway, but the...
May 4, 2016 - 11:39pm
October 5, 2015
Meet Your Teacher: KayLee Saga-Krebs
Editor’s note: Meet Your Teacher is a weekly series spotlighting new teachers within the Perham-Dent School District. Q: What are...
October 5, 2015 - 10:37am
September 30, 2015
Frazee-Vergas School District purchasing 10 acres
Frazee-Vergas School District is taking steps toward a future, but what that future is is unknown at the moment. The board voted in favor of moving forward on purchasing a 10-acre parcel of land that abuts the district. Superintendent Terry Karger said discussion...
September 30, 2015 - 4:21pm
September 24, 2015
Homecoming week kicks off Sunday with coronation
The Perham High School Student Council is planning events for the week leading up to the Yellowjackets’ Homecoming game Friday, Oct. 2,...
September 24, 2015 - 4:12am
September 3, 2015
School Starts: Enrollment even higher than expected
Summer vacation came to a close for Perham students on Tuesday, with the start of a new school year. Enrollment numbers in the Perham-Dent...
September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm
August 21, 2015
Referendum 2.0 is go: Vote on $45.27 million slated for Nov. 24
There will not be a general election this year; however, on Tuesday, Nov. 24, residents of the Perham-Dent School District will be asked to vote for the second time on a building bond levy. Discussion on the referendum was the primary focus at the school board’s regular August...
August 21, 2015 - 2:36pm
August 10, 2015
Not much change in state MCA scores
Results of the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs) were released on July 30 by the state department of education. According to the department, statewide proficiency was shown to have “generally remained constant or increased slightly, while math scores remained largely...
August 10, 2015 - 11:26am
August 7, 2015
HOTL parking lot preparations begin
Construction has begun on the additional parking lot at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School. The decision to add 56 spaces to the school’s...
August 7, 2015 - 11:41am
July 24, 2015
Perham-Dent School Board: Planning ramps up for second try at referendum
The Perham-Dent School Board and district administration met for a work session and their regular board meeting on July 15. During the work session, the primary topic was looking at the district’s plans and required paperwork for bringing a building bond referendum to voters...
July 24, 2015 - 11:50am
July 23, 2015
"Career Pathways" takes shape at Perham High School
Perham High School has restructured the way students structure their schedules and choose classes with a new approach called “career pathways,” starting with the 2015-2016 school year. The idea behind pathways is to provide a guide for students interested in certain career...
July 23, 2015 - 3:09pm
July 16, 2015
Scholarships for preschool, some day cares, now available
Families of children attending Kid’s Adventure Preschool in Perham have the potential to earn scholarships to attend, following the school’s renewal with a state rating program. Principal of Heart of the Lakes Elementary School, Jen Hendrickson, who also oversees the preschool...
July 16, 2015 - 2:08pm
June 25, 2015
Bjerke wins state award
Scott Bjerke, principal of Perham’s Prairie Wind Middle School, has been recognized by a state association for his work at the school. Bjerke was one of eight named as a 2015 regional Middle Level Principal of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals....
June 25, 2015 - 11:19am
June 19, 2015
Healthy surplus expected next year
The Perham-Dent School District is looking at the possibility of almost a $500,000 surplus for the next school year, pending decisions by the state legislature. At the school board’s regular June meeting, the preliminary 2015-2016 budget was approved. The preliminary surplus...
June 19, 2015 - 12:19pm
June 12, 2015
Perham kindergarteners get taste of farm life
Jill Pirrotta’s kindergarten class listened as farmers Janice and Jack Lubitz (top left corner) explained told them about the work that must...
June 12, 2015 - 3:09pm
Special session spotlight bill stalls
St. :Paul-Minnesota senators at midday today delayed public debate on a bill funding environment and agriculture programs, the most controversial part of a historic special legislative session. Senate Republicans wanted time to discuss the bill in private, so the Senate recessed...
June 12, 2015 - 2:00pm