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Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Kids who offend: Hundreds of juveniles from Wadena sent to Moorhead facility yearly
City budget, tax levy increase of 6.58 percent approved
Treasure trove of love: Jewel prompts Free Adoption Day Saturday at DL’s Humane Society
Dayton picks Lt. Gov. Smith for U.S. Senate
Perham stifles Battle Lake
Yellowjackets roll in home opener
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Roy Allen Weber
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in Perham schools
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
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
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
October 20, 2017
Learning to serving others may not be a requirement of the common core state standards, but it's easy to argue it's a value just as important...
October 20, 2017 - 6:11pm
October 10, 2017
Walk to School Day
Streams of students made their way down the sidewalk on Coney street and along the Cal Miller Bike Route yesterday for International Walk to...
October 10, 2017 - 2:32pm
August 29, 2017
Back to the grind
Buses, kids, and parents hit the roads a little early this year in Perham, thanks to the new high school going up, with classes getting underway...
August 29, 2017 - 4:24pm
September 23, 2015
Minnesota 4th-grader keeps it formal, wearing only suits and ties
BRAINERD, Minn. – If you ever run across local fourth-grader Derek Grady and feel underdressed for the occasion, don't worry, he makes...
September 23, 2015 - 3:41pm
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
June 14, 2012
A day at the park for HOTL 2nd graders
Second graders from Heart of the Lakes Elementary School in Perham recently took a field trip to Itasca State Park, thanks to funds from the...
June 14, 2012 - 11:18am
April 16, 2009
Perham Elementary track starts April 20
The 5th and 6th Grade Track Program will begin Monday, April 20 from 3:30-5 p.m. at Meinhover Field. Kevin Scheidecker, Angie Fudge, and Brent Hanson will be the coaches for this program. The team will be ordering T-shirts the first day of practice to use as a uniform they will...
April 16, 2009 - 11:33am
April 13, 2009
Farewell 'hug' for Dent school closing planned for May 27
A farewell celebration to the Dent school is in the works. May will be the final days of the Dent Elementary School, which will be closed and the students absorbed into Perham's Heart of the Lakes school. Elementary Principal Kari Yates reported that May 27 is set for the farewell...
April 13, 2009 - 7:00am
April 8, 2009
Esala named 'Principal of the Year'
The Minnesota Elementary School Principals' Association (MESPA) recognized Greg Esala, principal of New York Mills Elementary, New York Mills...
April 8, 2009 - 4:41pm
March 24, 2009
Carnival March 27 a Perham elementary school highlight
The public is encouraged to check out all of the great silent auction items that will be available at the Heart of the Lakes/ Dent Carnival on Friday, March 27, from 4-7 p.m. Baskets are donated and assembled by each elementary classroom. Each basket contains multiple individual...
March 24, 2009 - 8:10am
March 4, 2009
Reading and lovin' it
Students at Perham's Heart of the Lakes Elementary School have more than doubled their reading goal for the month of February. Designated as...
March 4, 2009 - 2:51pm
December 10, 2008
Close Dent school this winter?
The prospect of closing the Dent elementary school by the end of the month was discussed--but it appears highly unlikely. Desperate to cut nearly $300,000 by the end of the year, the Perham-Dent School Board discussed closing the Dent school five months earlier than planned. Last...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Tighter security includes check-in, check-out at Perham elementary
Security procedures have been revised at Perham Heart of the Lakes Elementary School, following a few potentially volatile situations. All doors, with the exception of the main entrance, will be locked all day, reported elementary Principal Kari Yates at the Oct. 15 Perham-Dent School...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
New elementary principal named
Parkers Prairie elementary principal Kari Yates has been named principal for the Perham-Dent elementary schools. The Perham-Dent school board conducted a final interview Wednesday, July 9, before voting to offer the position. Yates has extensive experience in the classroom and...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
June 4, 2008
Perham-Dent elementary principal to leave
After three years as principal at Heart of the Lakes- Dent elementary schools in Perham, Kim Grengs is returning to the town that first sparked her teaching career. As of July 1, Grengs will take over the position of principal of the fifth elementary school in Farmington, Minnesota....
June 4, 2008 - 12:00am