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Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Looking Back - Jan. 11 edition
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
MCFEELY: Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Did you see the 30-pointer? You can in Perham: MN Monster Buck Classic coming Friday-Sunday
Simley wins battle of state-ranked teams
Late run lifts Yellowjackets to home win
Judy K. Houghton
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
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
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
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
Linda Schultz retirement party set for Dec. 27
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
August 24, 2010
Area Fishing Reports
BATTLE LAKE Walleyes continue to be taken on a jig and minnow during the day or Rapalas at night in eight to 15 feet on Otter Tail Lake. Crawlers are working best for walleyes on West Battle Lake in 20 to 30 feet and on Star Lake in 20 feet. Sunfish action remains strong on top of...
August 24, 2010 - 10:43am
July 21, 2010
The No Netted Fish
The day started early. It was our fishing day on East Silent Lake. We didn't want to waste time. So, we slipped away from the dock at 7:06 a.m....
July 21, 2010 - 11:41am
June 29, 2010
The crappies are biting
The crappies are biting and being caught on Big Pine Lake as proven by Dominic Hauer, 4, great-grandson of Larry Hauer.
June 29, 2010 - 3:50pm
Mid-summer fishing update
Although the weather hasn't been ideal for anglers, the fishing in the East Otter Tail area has picked up since the fishing opener with fish finally getting into their summer patterns. According to Chris Vinton, the local Minnesota State Conservation Officer, the water temperatures...
June 29, 2010 - 12:05pm
June 4, 2010
Muskie season opens Saturday
The last fishing opener of the spring is this Saturday when muskie season opens statewide in Minnesota. There is a new size limit for muskies in Minnesota lakes, with one fish allowed over 48 inches unless otherwise stated.
June 4, 2010 - 9:34am
June 2, 2010
Fishing tournament interrupted by strong storm on Otter Tail
Rescue crews were called out Saturday morning when a powerful storm wreaked havoc on a fishing tournament on Otter Tail Lake. At 9:30 a.m.,...
June 2, 2010 - 12:24pm
May 20, 2010
Opener 2010: Weather perfect...fishing wasn't
Weather and fishing, two favorite Minnesota topics of conversation. In the East Otter Tail lake country fishing opener weekend, there was more...
May 20, 2010 - 2:00pm
May 13, 2010
Sportsman's Club hosts pre-opener fish fry May 14
A pre-fishing opener fish fry is being hosted by the Perham Sportsman's Club, Friday, May 14, at The Cactus in Perham. The club is offering three drawing prizes, and 200 lures will be given away to the first 200 who attend. The first prize is a St. Croix fishing rod; second prize...
May 13, 2010 - 12:34pm
April 16, 2010
First Annual Battle of the Pines Fishing Tournament
A new event for fisherman is planned for the busy vacation month of June. The first annual Battle of the Pines Fishing Tournament is sure to bolster the week of fun between the Ottertail Wild Iron Truck and Tractor Pull and Turtle Fest. The tournament is scheduled for June 24-26. "Talk...
April 16, 2010 - 2:15pm
April 8, 2010
Angler-Young Angler international fishing tourney returns to Little Pine June 5
Hoot's Sports and Lund Boats are proud to announce that everything is set for the Angler - Young Angler International Fishing Tournament which will be held on Little Pine Lake on Saturday, June 5. The tournament will host 50 teams of three anglers, one adult and two young anglers...
April 8, 2010 - 10:44am
March 26, 2010
Sunnier days expected for area boat business
Reflecting back on the cool summer of 2009 and the economic meltdown of the same year-everybody is looking ahead to a pleasant summer. Not...
March 26, 2010 - 7:00am
February 11, 2010
8-year-old girl has big fish stories to tell; winning big at the Frozen Fest fishing event
Louis Hoglund email@example.com "Next year, we're going to change the name of the event to the 'Lacey Richter" Invitational fishing tournament.'"...
February 11, 2010 - 5:19am
January 28, 2010
Perham Sportsman's Club Ice Fishing Contest Feb. 6
The 1st Annual "Frozen Fest" Ice Fishing Contest will also be taking place on Saturday, Feb. 6. Registration will open at 8 a.m. at Zorbaz on Little Pine Lake. The contest will be from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. on Little Pine. The cost to enter the contest is $5 per hole for anglers under...
January 28, 2010 - 5:30am
January 18, 2010
Lodging tax in place in Perham; Ottertail may join
"Tax," as a word, has a negative ring to it. "Assessment" has a softer tone; and that's how Nick Theroux prefers to describe the new lodging tax that went into effect with the new year. "It's not a lodging tax," said Theroux at the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce "Power Hour" meeting...
January 18, 2010 - 7:00am
January 5, 2010
Arrest made in Big Pine fish house heist
The case of Big Pine Lake's vanishing ice fishing hut has been solved. Deputies nabbed a suspect, apparently caught red-handed with a brush and paint can-applying a new color to disguise the stolen fish house. The small building, valued at $10,000, was reported stolen some time...
January 5, 2010 - 6:32pm