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Perham seniors participate in Choral Festival
Purchase agreement reached for Thrifty White building in Perham
AgweekTV: Soil Your Undies
Preliminary 2018 county property tax levy adopted
Perham opens 8AA play with a playoff rematch
Records fall as Yellowjackets roll in season finale
Yellowjackets secure the top seed for Section 8AAA
Perham rallies for share of HOL Conference crown
Perham/NYM swimmers prepping for conference, section meets
Catharine "Cathy" A. Donoho
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
New agent to join Jack Chivers Realty Group
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
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
NFL players' behavior disgust me
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Your letters - Oct. 5 edition
Roundabouts save lives
This is one gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
Get your 'eek!' on: Area Halloween happenings promise fun and light frights for the whole family
Right on target: Perham Sportsman’s Club keeps growing
Concordia Cultural Events presents Offutt Brass
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Perham Center for the Arts presents Neil Diamond Tribute Show
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
October 9, 2017
Minnesota receives $22 million for charter schools
ST. PAUL—Minnesota is getting $22 million in federal funds to improve and expand the state's charter schools and could be in line for even more funding in the next federal budget. The U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday recipients in the Expanding Opportunity Through...
October 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
October 4, 2017
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code she says is unclear
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — After being home-schooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School...
October 4, 2017 - 5:59am
September 29, 2017
Calvary Lutheran Church receives award from Common Hope
Calvary Lutheran Church was recognized on Saturday for its 30-year partnership with the nonprofit organization Common Hope and it's work in Guatemala....
September 29, 2017 - 6:34pm
Perham, Frazee to join forces on Community Ed
Perham and Frazee are collaborating on a shared Community Education program. The Perham-Dent and Frazee-Vergas School Boards recently agreed to move forward with the collaboration for at least the next year. They will evaluate the partnership a year from now and then go from there....
September 29, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 20, 2017
Minnesota test show minorities still struggle, Perham district scores drop in science and reading
Minnesota students appear to be maintaining mostly steady standardized scores on reading, math and science, but whites continue to dramatically...
August 20, 2017 - 11:49am
June 5, 2017
UND professor under fire after social media comments
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A distinguished professor is under fire after racist remarks about a sixth grader on social media. The comments were about...
June 5, 2017 - 8:25am
May 11, 2017
Parents ask Minn. school district to remove Sherman Alexie book from curriculum
NEW LONDON — Objections from several parents about the content of a book assigned to eighth-grade English students in the New London-Spicer...
May 11, 2017 - 8:20am
May 9, 2017
Boys & Girls Clubs celebrate growth, success
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Detroit Lakes and Perham are doing some great things, as the burgeoning membership at both sites attests. Last...
May 9, 2017 - 10:26am
May 8, 2017
Minnesota on the verge of teacher licensing overhaul
ST. PAUL — The years-long task of overhauling Minnesota's way of licensing teachers has entered the home stretch. If lawmakers can resolve the differences in bills that have already cleared the House and Senate in a way that wins the approval of Gov. Mark Dayton, they can accomplish...
May 8, 2017 - 6:00am
May 3, 2017
One student airlifted after school bus crash north of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- One Bemidji Area Schools student was airlifted and five others removed by ambulance from the scene of school bus accident this morning....
May 3, 2017 - 7:22pm
April 11, 2017
Amid school funding debate, Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year loses job
CRYSTAL, Minn. — Minnesota's 2014 teacher of the year is losing his job amid a legislative debate over school funding and job protections...
April 11, 2017 - 8:44am
April 6, 2017
Perham High School teacher plans book about notable grads
Over the course of Perham High School's 100-year history, scores of graduates have gone on to achieve great things. Now, in an effort to preserve...
April 6, 2017 - 12:37pm
March 24, 2017
Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal posed as a 13-year-old on social media in order to contact juveniles, according...
March 24, 2017 - 8:24pm
March 15, 2017
Seniority-based teacher layoffs debate to reignite at Minnesota Capitol
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota House will debate legislation Thursday that could give local school leaders more control over which teachers get...
March 15, 2017 - 8:36pm
February 20, 2017
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
OSAKIS, Minn.—A Minnesota school district is requiring girls who plan to attend its April prom to submit a photo of themselves wearing...
February 20, 2017 - 3:45pm