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Perham Rotary Club partners with American Red Cross to host blood drive
Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds' exposure to toxic oil
Frazee native walks away unscathed after vehicle slides off interstate into Devil's Lake
Memorial Day gas prices higher than last year, but still low overall
'The Greatest Show on Earth' takes its final bow amid tears and thunderous applause
Yellowjackets advance in 6AA playoffs
Yellowjackets buzz Frazee in regular season finale
Perham girls golf takes HOL-Pelican Rapids
Perham tennis returns to the win column
Yellowjackets earn home sweep of Frazee
Bruce Dean Williamson
Herbert R. Woods
Tanya Marie Sazama
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
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
It isn't driver's ed until ma is screaming in your right ear
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Set yourself free from codependency; seek help if you need it
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
Red River Valley Veterans Concert Band to perform in Perham May 11
January 10, 2014
M State Line Worker program fishing for scholarship support
BAUDETTE, Minn. – Holes for Poles is back. After a one-year hiatus, the popular Holes for Poles ice fishing fundraiser is scheduled for Friday through Sunday, Feb. 21-23, on Lake of the Woods. The event will help fund scholarships for students in Minnesota State Community and...
January 10, 2014 - 5:04pm
January 9, 2014
Second annual Bean Bag Tournament Jan. 11
The Perham Backcourt Club is sponsoring the second annual Bean Bag Tournament this Saturday, January 11 at the Cactus. A youth tournament starts at 5:30 p.m., while the adult tournament starts 7 p.m. There will be a $30 entry fee per team with all proceeds going towards the...
January 9, 2014 - 6:48pm
Blue Line Bids fundraising event Feb. 1
The Wadena Hockey Association will be holding its 15th Annual Blue Line Bids fundraising event Saturday, Feb. 1 beginning with a social hour at 6 p.m. The silent and live auctions and raffle events will commence at 7 p.m. with the drawing for the $10,000 grand prize at 10 p.m....
January 9, 2014 - 5:36pm
September 6, 2013
Paying it forward: Woman returns to Perham, 15 years after moving away, to give back to the community she says gave her so much
A mother who benefitted from Perham’s generosity 15 years ago has come back to pay it forward. Former resident Joni Bloomquist said she would have been “living on the streets” back then if not for the support and donations of community members, who rallied around her in her...
September 6, 2013 - 9:58am
Yellowjacket Activities gets $5K donation
The Perham Lions presented a donation check of $5,000 to Yellowjacket Activities at the Perham High School Football game last Friday. The funds...
September 6, 2013 - 9:34am
July 18, 2013
Womenade holding fund drive to raise money for kids
Womenade is currently holding a fund drive to raise money for local kids in need. The group works behind-the-scenes to make sure that kids from area school districts have critical things like winter coats, dentist or doctor visits, and student activity fees when their parents or...
July 18, 2013 - 2:31pm
July 11, 2013
Brandon-Evansville Coaches to Host Benefit Event for Jordan Nohre
BRANDON — This summer, the Brandon-Evansville coaches are proudly hosting a 5K Run/Walk and a Free Kid's 1K Run to benefit Jordan Nohre and her family. Jordan is a seventh grader from Evansville that was recently diagnosed with leukemia. She is currently hospitalized at The Children's...
July 11, 2013 - 12:52pm
July 3, 2013
Grillin’ and Chillin’ raises money for Perham schools
The 549 Family Foundation’s Grillin’ and Chillin’ event was held last Wednesday at the Sturdevant family residence, just north of Perham. The...
July 3, 2013 - 10:17am
April 25, 2013
Carnival for the Menze Kids is this Saturday
Friends and family of Adam Menze, the Ottertail pilot killed in a plane crash in February, have organized a benefit for the wife and six children...
April 25, 2013 - 2:41pm
April 18, 2013
Carnival to feature games, silent auction
The New Creation Lutheran Church of Perham will host its second annual Community Carnival on Friday, April 19 from 3:30-7 p.m. at the Perham Area Community Center. The carnival is a fundraiser that will feature fun activities for kids as well as cash prizes and silent auction items...
April 18, 2013 - 3:00pm
Walk for Glendalough is this Saturday
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, along with the Glendalough Park Partners, will host the 17th annual “Walk for Glendalough” at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at the trail center at Glendalough State Park in Battle Lake. There is no fee to enter the park on this day,...
April 18, 2013 - 1:12pm
‘Dancing With the Stars’ raises nearly $2,500
The local Relay for Life’s “Dancing With the Stars” fundraiser was well attended on Saturday, and raised about $2,500 for the cause. In...
April 18, 2013 - 11:44am
April 6, 2011
NY Mills student plans fundraiser for tornado victims
Michael Meyer, a junior at New York Mills High School, has planned a fundraiser for the Wadena and Otter Tail County tornado victims. The event, which is a talent show called Youth's Got Talent, will take place on Saturday, April 16 at 6 p.m. at St. Ann's Church in Wadena. A free...
April 6, 2011 - 3:00pm
April 29, 2010
Dolan family receives heartwarming show of support from area
An outpouring of support, both financial and emotional, was boldly evident at the Tristen Lee Dolan Benefit April 16 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church and School in Perham. More than $10,000 was raised for the Dolan family at the dinner and auction event. Nearly 250 attended. Dolan...
April 29, 2010 - 12:37pm
April 9, 2010
Kick-off for scooter pledge trek April 15 at Mulligan's
The "Scootin' to the Next Level" campaign will be officially launched April 15, as promoters prepare for a cross-country jaunt from the Red River to Minneapolis-and it will be done on a two-wheel scooter. The April 15 dinner at Mulligan's will feature Bud Fuentes, lead singer of...
April 9, 2010 - 8:00am