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Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
First ever breakfast on the farm event set for Aug. 5 in Perham
"Mumble strip" installation begins July 17 on west central Minnesota highways
Driver overcorrects, ends up injured in wrong lane of Highway 10
Perham rallies past EGF in Sub-State 14 opener
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Buzz close out season with sweep
BSU removes ‘interim’ tag, officially names Bolte head football coach
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Diane M. Weickert
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
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
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
Letter: Desert Eagle
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
March 20, 2017
Eating, other everyday oral sounds can cause rage for selective sound sufferers
FARGO — Few people would rank the noise of someone crunching potato chips among their favorite sounds in the world, alongside cooing babies...
March 20, 2017 - 8:00am
March 16, 2017
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
She awoke to the sound of her 3-year-old daughter screaming in the back seat of the car. Her head throbbing with pain, she had no idea how long...
March 16, 2017 - 4:32pm
March 10, 2017
The bottom line: Screenings are crucial to colorectal cancer prevention
And now for an uncomfortable topic. Uncomfortable, but important: colorectal cancer. Talk of bowels and rectums is usually avoided at the dinner...
March 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
March 1, 2017
How much urine is in a swimming pool? One study has the answer
CALGARY, Alberta -- Canadian researchers studying urine levels in swimming pools have discovered just how high the levels are, and the results...
March 1, 2017 - 2:42pm
February 28, 2017
'I can't lose my baby boy': Moorhead 8-year-old with new liver, new sister finally back home
MOORHEAD, Minn.—Never underestimate the power of a bag of candy, a joke book or a Nerf gun to help lighten a difficult situation. For...
February 28, 2017 - 7:23am
February 26, 2017
Licorice during pregnancy linked to health issues for kids
Women who consume licorice during pregnancy might be more likely to have children with cognitive or behavioral problems than mothers who don't...
February 26, 2017 - 9:00am
February 24, 2017
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
BENSON, Minn. — A Benson man pretended to have cancer, authorities say — and allegedly swindled nearly $60,000 out of a friend, saying he...
February 24, 2017 - 10:05am
January 10, 2017
Battling a bug: North Dakota and Minnesota see spike in flu cases
FARGO - Minnesota and North Dakota have seen a drastic spike in flu cases in a very short time. Minnesota is reporting a 33 percent increase...
January 10, 2017 - 6:38am
January 4, 2017
KLN, Shearer’s open on-site primary care clinic for employees
Workers at KLN Family Brands and Shearer’s Snacks no longer need to call in sick to get that cough checked out. A new on-site primary care...
January 4, 2017 - 2:35pm
November 19, 2015
The flu is nothing to sneeze at
Perham-If you haven’t gotten your flu shot yet this year, now’s the time. The Minnesota Department of Health recommends that everyone ages six months and older get the flu vaccine every year, both as protection against getting the flu themselves and to help prevent the spread...
November 19, 2015 - 8:53am
July 15, 2015
Throughout the summer, many people will make the trek to one of the region’s many lakes. But with an infection contracted in a lake being blamed for the death of an Alexandria boy, many may hesitate before packing up and heading out to the lakes. However, health officials...
July 15, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 4, 2015
Medicare obesity counseling now available through Perham Health
Individuals who are eligible for Medicare and are clinically obese have a new, non-surgical option available to try to lose weight. The program...
June 4, 2015 - 1:10pm
March 6, 2015
Senator’s staff, healthcare leaders hold discussion in Perham
Minnesota’s Senator Al Franken has been hosting a series of 20 roundtable discussions across the state in an effort to learn more about the status of rural healthcare, its challenges and successes. Franken serves as co-chair of the Senate Rural Health Caucus, a bipartisan group...
March 6, 2015 - 1:18pm
December 19, 2014
Coping with cancer, with community support
He thought it was just a hernia. “I had a lump under my left rib,” explained Ben Holzer, a 58-year-old life-long resident of the Perham...
December 19, 2014 - 1:42pm
Health officials investigate listeria outbreak in caramel apples
Minneapoils, MN (KSTP) - Minnesota and National health officials are investigating a multi-state outbreak of listeriosis linked to eating caramel apples. There were reports of four people in Minnesota becoming ill as part of this outbreak in late October and November. All...
December 19, 2014 - 1:00pm