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Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
Summer activities for kids offered at Perham Area Public Library
AgweekTV: Better grilling
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
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
The birds and the bees of planting apple trees
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
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
May 1, 2017
Not 'diggin' the outlook: Local farmers apprehensive about the season ahead
A seed of doubt is already in the ground as the local 2017 planting season commences. The seed is a peculiar one. On one hand, farmers are approaching...
May 1, 2017 - 9:47am
June 16, 2015
Minnesota approves state money for bird flu response
ST. PAUL -- State money is en route to immediate and long-range needs to fight avian flu that has resulted in more than 9 million turkey...
June 16, 2015 - 4:10pm
June 12, 2015
Perham kindergarteners get taste of farm life
Jill Pirrotta’s kindergarten class listened as farmers Janice and Jack Lubitz (top left corner) explained told them about the work that must...
June 12, 2015 - 3:09pm
April 22, 2015
Baer chicken farm near Lake Park hit with deadly avian flu
LAKE PARK, Minn. — A test indicates some birds in a Baer Poultry Co. chicken barn have the deadly avian flu virus—a result that could...
April 22, 2015 - 2:45pm
April 16, 2015
Dayton considers turkey aid
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton said no one knows how much it will cost to respond to a flu that has killed 1.5 million Minnesota turkeys. He said Wednesday that he would consider working with lawmakers to change state law to allow disaster funds that often flow to flood...
April 16, 2015 - 2:23pm
April 9, 2015
Life's Silver Linings, Bob Riestenberg: Playing Along
Long-time Perham resident Bob Riestenberg was a visionary who played a pivotal role in changing the agricultural landscape of the area. Farming...
April 9, 2015 - 12:12pm
February 27, 2015
Old McDonald had a... robot? Technology brings big changes, efficiencies to agriculture
Editor’s note: This is the fourth, and final, in a weekly series on how technology affects the lives of Perham residents. It’s a universal...
February 27, 2015 - 11:26am
February 25, 2015
Fire that killed more than 12,000 pigs and hogs blamed on gas-fueled pressure washers
TRUMAN, Minn. - State investigators have concluded that a huge fire that killed more than 12,000 pigs and hogs at a southern Minnesota swine farm was accidental and caused by excessive heat from gas-fueled pressure washers, according to KEYC-TV in Mankato. The State...
February 25, 2015 - 11:37am
February 18, 2015
Halting pine-to-farmland conversion was the right thing to do
In my opinion, if we allow anyone to strip 27,000 acres of good wildlife land, only to rape that land with thousands of gallons of chemicals that kill all life in the soil, then we are the most foolish of people. These chemicals that are sold as being for our good in the form of...
February 18, 2015 - 4:28pm
February 9, 2015
Machine developed in Bakken could lay drainage tile on Minnesota farms
OLIVIA, Minn. – A machine developed to lay pipeline in the Bakken Oil Field of North Dakota could be put to work in Minnesota counties to place large-diameter drainage tile parallel to open ditches. Sub-surface lines would allow the public drainage systems to manage...
February 9, 2015 - 11:14am
November 20, 2014
Perham FFA wraps up a busy fall season
Shell Tumberg Perham FFA The Perham FFA Chapter has been very busy this fall season. We kicked off our season with officer demonstrations,...
November 20, 2014 - 5:07pm
October 28, 2014
Farm accident near Maynard, Minn., kills one
MAYNARD, Minn. - A person was killed Monday afternoon after being run over by a combine near Maynard in western Minnesota. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that the preliminary investigation shows that the victim was approaching the rear...
October 28, 2014 - 9:35am
October 1, 2014
Favorable mid-September conditions boost wheat harvest
FARGO - Upper Midwest farmers needed the middle of September to be warm and dry. That’s what they got. Now they need more of the same in...
October 1, 2014 - 11:08am
September 29, 2014
Man injured after tractor accident near EGF
A rural East Grand Forks man was injured in a tractor accident Saturday afternoon, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office responded to reports of a man pinned under a tractor at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday, according to a press release. Ronald...
September 29, 2014 - 10:29am
April 30, 2014
Ewe can’t be serious! Local farm welcomes quintuplets
April 22 is a date that will go down in history on the Weller-Huwe Farm near New York Mills. That was the evening one of their cross-bread...
April 30, 2014 - 2:51pm