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Little Pine Lake home windows shot out
Vehicle rolls near Verndale, injuring one
McFeely: Fergus Falls newspaper drops columnist for 'body-shaming'
Minn. school district requiring approval of prom dresses before dance
Man found guilty of sex acts in Frazee trailer park
Perham gymnasts finish second at 8A Championships
WR: Yellowjackets capture third straight Section 8AA Crown
WR: Yellowjacket wrestlers cruise into 8AA Championship
WR: Yellowjackets open 8AA with win over Sauk Centre/Melrose
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
Troy A. Ash
Teresa "Tess" Morkassel
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Column: Roses are red, violets are blue ... let's go to sleep
Letter: Star Lake Casino a bad idea; don't drink the tribal Kool-Aid
Good news just never gets old
Large and small changes equal emotional upheaval
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
February 10, 2014
Tickled pink: Freezin' For a Reason raises $15K for Kinship
It was literally a screaming-good Saturday for Perham’s Kinship program as more than 75 community members took a mid-winter dip in Little Pine...
February 10, 2014 - 2:37pm
February 6, 2014
Hamann to provide free dental care to kids in need
Hamann Family Dentistry of Perham will join with dental professionals across the state this Friday to provide free dental care to children from low-income families. The dental clinic is located at 200 First Avenue South in Perham. People interested in scheduling an appointment...
February 6, 2014 - 11:41am
January 31, 2014
Free movie, ‘Not Today,’ tackles human trafficking
Northwoods Assembly and Comet Theatre are teaming up to bring the movie “Not Today” to Perham on Wednesday, Feb. 5 and Thursday Feb. 6 at 7 p.m. The film tells the story of 20-year-old Caden Welles, whose conscience catches up with him after he refuses to help a starving man...
January 31, 2014 - 12:25pm
January 10, 2014
Vendors: Sign up now for Home and Cabin Show
Spots are still available for vendors at the 2014 Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show in Perham, and those interested in participating are encouraged to reserve a space soon. Featuring free admission again this year, the show is expected to draw in a large crowd of people from all over...
January 10, 2014 - 12:49pm
PHS World Cultures Day coming up; public invited
Teaching Perham High School students about cultural diversity and tolerance is what World Cultures Day is all about. All day next Wednesday, Jan. 15, the school’s halls will be filled with learning opportunities behind every door. Scheduled events this year will include a...
January 10, 2014 - 12:47pm
January 8, 2014
United Way’s top supporters honored; many from Perham
United Way has recognizes its top donors of 2013 in Otter Tail County. Raising funds for more than 30 programs to improve lives in the county is United Way’s goal. The annual campaign invites people and businesses from the area to donate to United Way. United Way then funds programs...
January 8, 2014 - 1:39pm
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
December 13, 2013
‘Sparklejollytwinklejingley!’: ...and other Christmas songs being featured at school concerts
Christmas is coming early to the Perham Center for the Arts, with Perham schools presenting their choir concerts next week. Students in grades kindergarten through 12 will perform in two separate concerts on Dec. 15 and 16, both starting at 7 p.m. These concerts will be the...
December 13, 2013 - 12:35pm
December 6, 2013
Tickets on sale for ‘Friends of Friends’ charity event
Tickets are now on sale for the 6th annual Friends of Friends Fighting Hunger charity event. This annual event will take place at Thumper Pond Resort in Ottertail on January 25. The evening will include a social and auction beginning at 5:30 p.m., dinner and dancing to the sounds...
December 6, 2013 - 11:34am
Healing for the holidays: Church service to address common Christmas hardships
Struggling to find the joy of Christmas? Hard to think of holiday festivities? The holiday season is a difficult time of year for some people, bringing on feelings of sadness, loneliness, grief and despair. To recognize these relatively common and difficult feelings, Pastor Jerry...
December 6, 2013 - 10:54am
November 8, 2013
Veterans Day Events
Next Monday, Nov. 11 is Veterans’ Day. In honor and in memory of those who have served our country, local groups will be hosting events for veterans, their families and the general public. Following are events being held in Perham and New York Mills this year. All events are...
November 8, 2013 - 11:35am
September 19, 2013
MS program coming up at Calvary
The local Multiple Sclerosis Self-Help/Caregivers group will present speaker Jeff Fisher, programs director of the Upper Midwest Multiple Sclerosis Chapter, on Tuesday, Sept. 24 from 1-2 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham. Fisher will be speaking on “Everyday Matters -...
September 19, 2013 - 10:34am
September 11, 2013
Young Fargo couple starting over after life-threatening accident at Lake Lizzie
DENVER – A little over two months ago – the Fourth of July on Lake Lizzie in Minnesota Lakes Country – a dive into 6 feet of water he’d...
September 11, 2013 - 9:26am
July 25, 2013
Public meeting for Hwy 78 improvements set for Tuesday
The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to attend a meeting about the Highway 78 improvements between Battle Lake and Perham on Tuesday, July 30. The open house is scheduled for 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Battle Lake City Hall, 108 Main Street East in Battle Lake....
July 25, 2013 - 3:59pm
Ride makes four Dreams for Kids come true
The eighth annual Dreams for Kids Bike Run on Saturday raised more than $25,000 to grant the wishes of four local children. Working with...
July 25, 2013 - 2:41pm