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Last day of classes at PHS sparks fun, memories
Minn. plans extra speeding enforcement in July
Otter Tail County Sheriff's report - May 24 edition
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Wolverines shutdown Perham, fall to DGF
Minten’s blast lifts Perham over Wadena-DC
Perham Tennis team takes another step
Perham boys tennis advances to Section 8A Championship
Perham gains share of Heart O'Lakes Conference title
Helen M. Smith
James Robert Draack
Joyce A. Lehman
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
Adult Fishing League kicks off 14th season
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Perham Health offers 'right way to fall' program
Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail County Sheriff
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'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 17, 2014
‘War Brides’ prepares to take the stage
The Perham High School One Act Players are at it again. This year, the group is performing “War Brides,” written in 1915 by Marion Craig...
January 17, 2014 - 11:39am
January 3, 2014
Dayton orders Minnesota schools closed Monday
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton is closing schools Monday because of predicted frigid weather.
January 3, 2014 - 11:10am
December 18, 2013
School choir concerts draw crowds of 1,000
Choir students from Heart of the Lakes Elementary School, Prairie Wind Middle School and Perham High School came together in song this past Sunday...
December 18, 2013 - 4:29pm
November 26, 2013
‘Sharing the Holidays’: NYM to kick off its 16th annual Christmas Tree Festival
As turkey time ends in leftover sandwiches and naps on the couch, some minds are already turning toward the next holiday. In New York Mills,...
November 26, 2013 - 4:24pm
November 25, 2013
6th Street SW parking no longer for students
In an attempt to keep teens from hanging out on Sixth Street SW near the high school, Perham City Councilors have agreed to designate the block from First to Second Ave. as ‘Resident Only Parking.’ The new parking rule will apply 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Police Chief...
November 25, 2013 - 2:44pm
November 21, 2013
Creative by Design
Without knowing it, you have probably seen artwork by Bonnie Tweeton. The Perham artist’s stained glass pieces can be found at various locations...
November 21, 2013 - 4:51pm
November 14, 2013
Celebrations salute veterans
Perham program emphasizes service above self Who are veterans? According to Dr. Bill Rose, a Perham resident and Vietnam veteran, “They’re...
November 14, 2013 - 11:57am
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
October 3, 2013
Remembering soldiers lost: Balloon release honors POW/MIAs
Students from St. Paul’s and St. Henry’s schools released more than 100 black and white balloons last Friday in memory of prisoners of war...
October 3, 2013 - 12:22pm
September 13, 2013
Perham to hold its first Day of Caring
Perham High School students will be volunteering around town next Wednesday, Sept.
September 13, 2013 - 11:24am
September 5, 2013
Auditions coming up for this year’s musical, ‘Honk!’
Perham Community Ed and Perham High School will be holding auditions for this year’s community musical production of “Honk!” on Tuesday, Sept. 10 and Thursday, Sept. 12 from 4-9 p.m. at the high school auditorium. The performance will be presented in the auditorium on Nov....
September 5, 2013 - 9:52am
June 27, 2013
Boys & Girls Clubs of DL, Perham host ‘Ride for the Future’ July 13
On Saturday, July 13, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham will host its 2nd Annual Ride for the Future motorcycle ride to...
June 27, 2013 - 10:46am
June 20, 2013
Report: Minnesota, N.D. among most educated states
Minnesotans and North Dakotans are among the states with the highest educational attainment in the country, according to a report by a private foundation focused on education. With 46.6 percent of the working-age population holding at least a two-year college degree, Minnesota...
June 20, 2013 - 10:38am
June 14, 2013
PHS pranksters assigned community service; vandals yet to be charged
The 15-20 students involved in an end-of-school-year prank at Perham High School have each been assigned 16 hours of community service, according to Superintendent Mitch Anderson. A lengthy investigation by police and school officials determined that the group of recent graduates...
June 14, 2013 - 10:25am
A fond farewell
When Bonnie Stohs was asked to be principal of St. Paul’s Lutheran School in Perham, she was told the stint would be brief, about a month or...
June 14, 2013 - 10:12am