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Community meetings set to discuss future of the HUB
Rep. Erin Murphy in New York Mills to learn about child care cooperative
School board has construction site walk through
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
Morris named finalist for NHSACA Coach of the Year
Take 5: Keys to the NFC Championship game
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
Michael John Grismer
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
Colton Norbert Benke
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
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
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
LETTER: 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
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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
December 26, 2017
Our thoughts are with those not celebrating on Christmas
As we feed our holiday anxiety with the details of travel or meals or house guests or presents — or whatever we think we've got to be stressed out about — let's take a moment to recognize and appreciate those who are getting ready to kiss their families goodbye to head...
December 26, 2017 - 2:34pm
December 24, 2014
GALLERY: The ways we celebrate Christmas
It's Christmas in Perham, and people of all ages are celebrating in a variety of ways. From church and school plays to putting up Christmas lights...
December 24, 2014 - 1:28pm
December 22, 2014
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
December 22, 2014 - 9:39am
December 3, 2014
Minnesota tree lit as official U.S. Christmas tree
WASHINGTON -- A tree felled from northern Minnesota’s Chippewa National Forest was lit Tuesday as the official 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree. Tuesday's ceremony on the west lawn of the Capitol followed a 30-plus city tour and 2,000-mile journey for the 88-foot white...
December 3, 2014 - 11:25am
November 19, 2014
Sign up this week for the Perham Parade of Lights
Perham area businesses and civic organizations are reminded to sign up for the Perham Lions Holiday Parade of Lights by the end of this week. After low initial response threatened the parade’s cancellation, organizer Tyler Krumwiede said that, as of Wednesday, 11 floats were...
November 19, 2014 - 10:27am
June 15, 2014
Father's Day: Area athletic figures discuss the impact their fathers made on their lives
Keeghan Hurley and his father, Don Perham, Minn. The final run Perham senior Keeghan Hurley and his dad, Don, had together was when Keeghan...
June 15, 2014 - 5:38am
December 23, 2013
Indoor trimmings reflect family traditions, personalities
Icicle lights dangling down from roofs, red and green spotlights shining on outdoor wreaths and nativity scenes, giant blow-up snowmen and smiling...
December 23, 2013 - 1:56pm
December 13, 2013
Beautification committee spreads holiday cheer with lights, banners and other festive décor
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Perham. Snow is on the ground, ice has covered the lakes and the decorations are up along...
December 13, 2013 - 12:59pm
December 5, 2013
Otterdazzle parade cancelled due to cold; fireworks, other events still a go
Ottertail’s always-anticipated annual winter festival, Otterdazzle, is coming up this Saturday. With subzero temperatures expected, organizers decided on Tuesday to call off the previously scheduled parade of lights. Other outdoor activities, however, including a fireworks show...
December 5, 2013 - 11:14am
December 22, 2009
Home for the Holidays
This holiday season, 15-year-old Jacob Perala received the best gift he could ask for: a kidney. Just a year ago, if you would have asked him,...
December 22, 2009 - 7:00am
December 3, 2008
Salvation Army to "ring the bell" in Perham for holidays
The Perham Events Committee, a group of businesses which sponsor several yearly events in Perham, is bringing the Salvation Army to Perham. Terrie Anderson, chairperson of the Christmas in Candyland event, and Dale Wright, retired jeweler, announced that one red Salvation Army kettle...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am