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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
September 18, 2016
Bison stun the college football world again with upset of Iowa
IOWA CITY, Iowa — North Dakota State head coach Chris Klieman didn't look at kicker Cam Pedersen in the closing seconds. Bison quarterback...
September 18, 2016 - 7:17am
September 17, 2016
Perham football team sent halftime message, responds with runaway victory over Thief River Falls
After a sluggish first half, a message was sent to the Perham Yellowjacket football team. The Yellowjackets answered the bell when Ty Moser returned...
September 17, 2016 - 8:15am
September 10, 2016
Gophers throw it in overdrive in lopsided win over Indiana State
Dramatic music blares about two hours before each Gophers home football game at TCF Bank Stadium. It’s the soundtrack for the team’s “victory walk” across the field and into the tunnel of an often empty arena.But there was drama added to the behind-the-scenes tradition Saturday....
September 10, 2016 - 7:17pm
September 7, 2016
Leidner:offense isn’t a finished product
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Gophers beat Oregon State 30-23 in the season opener for both teams Thursday, but Minnesota’s offense wasn’t exactly what fans were hoping for. With a new offensive coordinator and a fifth-year senior quarterback, the Gophers were expected to be more creative...
September 7, 2016 - 2:49pm
September 1, 2016
Yellowjackets ready for season opener
The Perham Yellowjacket football team begins its 2016 campaign with a familiar foe, the Hawley Nuggets, on Friday, Sept. 2 at the Ted Meinhover Field in Perham. It's a rematch of last year's season opener, which saw the Yellowjackets rush past the Nuggets, 36-14. Both the Yellowjackets...
September 1, 2016 - 12:15pm
August 12, 2016
Big Ten football preview: Gophers gear up for rebound season
MINNEAPOLIS -- The 2015 edition of the Minnesota Golden Gophers football team experienced enough drama to fill several seasons. A brutal schedule, featuring almost every one of the Big Ten's best teams was only the first obstacle the Gophers needed to overcome. A bevy of injuries...
August 12, 2016 - 10:48am
October 14, 2015
FB: Park Rapids upends Perham in Section 8AAA quarterfinals
Perham-When the game was on the line, the Park Rapids Area Panthers called on senior Jordan Yliniemi. The senior rushed for 156 yards, including the game winning touchdown with 2:10 remaining, helping Park Rapids to a 34-28 victory over the Perham Yellowjackets at the Ted Meinhover...
October 14, 2015 - 12:18am
Yellowjackets fall just short to the Patriots of Pequot Lakes
Perham’s Dylan Perrine rushed for four touchdowns, however it wasn’t enough as the Pequot Lakes Patriots held off a Yellowjacket comeback...
September 14, 2015 - 3:00pm
July 21, 2015
Fargodome board president says he will recommend beer garden at Bison games
FARGO--Joining city commissioners in the "beer for all" camp, the president of the Fargo Dome Authority board will recommend approving alcohol sales for the general public at the historically dry Bison games, possibly through a beer garden. "It doesn't seem to me that it's fair...
July 21, 2015 - 3:08pm
March 12, 2015
Knutson tabbed to lead Yellowjackets
Perham-The interim tag has been removed, and Kyle Knutson has been named the new head coach to the Perham Yellowjacket football team for the...
March 12, 2015 - 1:14pm
February 9, 2015
Detroit Lakes celebrates "Adam Thielen Day"
MInnesota Vikings star Adam Thielen had Detroit Lakes abuzz Saturday hosting a full day of Kiwanis sponsored events at the Detroit Lakes...
February 9, 2015 - 10:42am
October 20, 2014
Perham kicks off post-season with East Grand Forks
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket football team will kick off the 2014 Section 8AAA playoffs on Tuesday evening, against the East Grand Forks Green Wave at the Ted Meinhover Field at 6 p.m. It’s a rematch from the second week of the season when the Yellowjackets cruised to a 26-0...
October 20, 2014 - 11:04pm
October 10, 2014
Lakers earn narrow victory over Perham
Perham-The paddle is returning to Detroit Lakes with the Lakers after they picked up a 9-7 Heart O’ Lakes Conference victory at Ted Meinhover...
October 10, 2014 - 10:42pm
October 9, 2014
Battle for the Paddle on Friday
Perham-Retribution will be on the minds of the No. 4-4A Detroit Lakes football team as they travel to Perham Friday in the fourth installment of the battle for the paddle at Ted Meinhover Field. Perham currently holds the Pigskin Paddle traveling trophy after a 14-0 victory in...
October 9, 2014 - 11:08am
October 3, 2014
Prowlers hold off Yellowjackets
Thief River Falls-For the second week in a row, Perham's bid for a late comeback fell short. This time, it was the Thief River Falls Prowlers...
October 3, 2014 - 9:45pm