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Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Perham shuts down Pelican Rapids for 14th straight win
Jackets defense shuts down Frazee Girls
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
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
'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
October 8, 2015
Maplewood Leaf Days draws a crowd
Leaf Days attracted many people to Maplewood State Park, east of Pelican Rapids, on Sunday, Oct. 4. Hikers could take a break by enjoying hot...
October 8, 2015 - 5:20pm
August 24, 2015
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Taking a step back in time, all while providing activities and entertainment for the entire family, is the continued goal for this year’s offering...
August 24, 2015 - 9:49am
August 21, 2015
Puppet Pageant, parades and corn
The grand finale for the New York Mills Civic and Commerce annual Corn Feed on Friday Aug. 21 will once again be a giant puppet show created...
August 21, 2015 - 10:12am
May 29, 2015
Turtle Races kick off next week
Break out the checkered flags and whistles, because land-speed records may be set this summer. For turtles, that is. Perham’s International...
May 29, 2015 - 11:30am
So long, seniors! PHS sends off class of 2015
“Being the class in which nobody has perfect attendance, I’m happy to see everyone here to celebrate today,” said graduating senior Alexis...
May 29, 2015 - 9:00am
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 1, 2015
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
Community members packed into Wild Oaks for the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Choice Awards Banquet on April 16. Nick Theroux...
May 1, 2015 - 11:47am
April 9, 2015
'The Gathering' returns to the PACC this weekend for the 18th annual event
The 18th Annual Antique Sporting Collectibles and Fish Decoy Show, also known simply as “The Gathering” will return to the Perham Area Community Center on Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12. The Gathering started out as a competition for fish decoy carvers and has since...
April 9, 2015 - 11:35am
April 3, 2015
‘A Touch of Kenny’: Top-rated Kenny Rogers tribute coming to Perham
“I wanted something different, something like no other act, and I wasn’t aware of any other time a big-name tribute artist has been to Perham,” said event organizer Fran Johnson. What began as a multi-year wait will culminate in a Saturday, April 11 performance by Dave Karl...
April 3, 2015 - 11:16am
March 26, 2015
VIDEO: EOT Relay event kicks off 2015 season
After only 3-1/2 weeks of practice, 10 volunteer dancers the stage for the East Otter Tail County Relay for Life’s “Dancing with the...
March 26, 2015 - 3:22pm
Vergas maple syrup fest is April 11
Get ready for that sweet, sweet taste of maple syrup. Pancakes, milkshakes and more will be getting an extra sweet pairing next...
March 26, 2015 - 12:06pm
March 20, 2015
St. Henry’s School Fun Fair set for Sunday
St. Hendry’s Area School will host its annual spring fundraiser, the Fun Fair, on Sunday, March 22, from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. “We used to host the Fun Fair at the old 4-H building, but the event grew so big and the city needed the space,...
March 20, 2015 - 9:44am
March 19, 2015
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show a repeat-hit
March 19, 2015 - 11:36am
March 18, 2015
Dancers to ‘star’ in Relay fundraiser
Whoever thinks dancing doesn’t come with its own set of hazards has likely never heard the banter of a ballroom. “Try to keep the stilettos...
March 18, 2015 - 4:00pm