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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
Street improvements underway in Ottertail
‘Because of others’ sacrifices’: Perham fourth graders are the first in the country to perform new WWII musical
Woman, 2 toddlers hurt in Otter Tail County crash
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Brooklyn Rae Collins
Chase Owen Hall
Leo James Nordick
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
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
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
It isn't driver's ed until ma is screaming in your right ear
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
July 10, 2015
Calling all ‘Heroes of Hope’: EOT Relay for Life celebrates 20 years
Elizabeth Huwe firstname.lastname@example.org It all started in 1994, when then-cross country coaches Ron Anderson and Ruth Wegscheid were on a bus home...
July 10, 2015 - 12:25pm
Gallery: A fantastic 4th in Perham
Perham celebrated the Fourth of July Holiday in traditional American style, with a baseball game and fireworks. The Perham Pirates and Dent Wildcats...
July 10, 2015 - 10:48am
July 9, 2015
Carnivores to converge for Rib Cook-Off
Carnivores will converge in Perham on Saturday for the Third Annual Perham Lions Rib Cook Off. While this is the third year for the rib-cooking competition, a chicken-cooking competition is a new addition to the event. Held Saturday, July 11 in the Arvig parking lot, near...
July 9, 2015 - 11:31am
Skedaddlin’ on down to Dent Daze
You won’t have to wait until ‘high noon’ to kick off this year’s Dent Daze. Held on July 11, the theme for the festivities this year...
July 9, 2015 - 10:52am
July 2, 2015
Fourth of July tradition continues at Krueger Field
The annual Fourth of July baseball game and fireworks display returns on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. when the Perham Pirates play host to the Dent Wildcats. “We have been hosting this annual game with a local opponent for 40-years or so,” Krueger Field’s Bob Schepper said. “It’s...
July 2, 2015 - 3:54pm
Otter Jam set to rock July Fourth weekend
Back for its second year, Otter Jam 2015 has moved to the Fourth of July weekend, in hopes of providing an entire day’s worth of rock music...
July 2, 2015 - 2:45pm
June 26, 2015
Turtle Fest medallion hunt winners claim prizes
The two Turtle Fest Medallions were found for the festival's medallion hunt. Prize seeking used a number of clues to locate the medallions.
June 26, 2015 - 11:21am
June 25, 2015
Honorary co-chairs for EOT Relay for Life announced
The East Otter Tail Relay for Life has announced the names of their two honorary co-chairs for the 2015 event: Laurine Brauckmann and Larry Wankel. Brauckmann and Wankel, of New York Mills and Perham, respectively, will represent all cancer survivors in the eastern portion of...
June 25, 2015 - 3:36pm
June 19, 2015
“Tech frees us,” Think-Off concludes
During a time of news stories regarding cybersecurity and hackers, contestants of the 23rd Annual Great American Think-Off in New York Mills...
June 19, 2015 - 3:05pm
June 18, 2015
Bikers unite for charity ride
Under sporadic cloud cover, bikers of all ages gathered in the dusty parking lot of the New York Mills VFW to take part in the longstanding Ronald...
June 18, 2015 - 5:29pm
June 11, 2015
Perham MS Go-Getters raise more than $8,000
Perham’s MS Go-Getters celebrated 15 years of walking and raising funds to fight MS at area Walk MS events. According to the National MS...
June 11, 2015 - 10:53am
May 26, 2015
Benefit to be held for Perham graduate
A benefit is planned for Amber Franks (Sazama), a 2010 Perham High School graduate on Saturday, May 30 to help cover medical expenses following...
May 26, 2015 - 4:24pm
May 21, 2015
Ottertail family’s car to be featured in Excelsior event
The third annual 10,000 Lakes Concours d’Elegance will feature more than 150 juried, historical and superbly-conditioned cars and classic boats...
May 21, 2015 - 11:46am
May 15, 2015
Turtle Fest wrangles new entertainment
This year’s Turtle Fest has upped the ante for entertainment during the celebration. Adding to the always-packed weekend, T and C Rodeo is scheduled to make its first appearance at Turtle Fest on Saturday, June 20 at 7 p.m. “The East Otter Tail County Agricultural Society...
May 15, 2015 - 11:15am
May 8, 2015
Fitness for the whole family
A family-friendly event promoting good health is coming to Perham next week. “Family Fitness Night” is scheduled for Thursday, May 14 at Arvig Park in Perham. Activities will begin at 6 p.m. “This is the first year we are trying this. I had planned it with the intentions...
May 8, 2015 - 11:52am