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Space, at the heart of the matter: Heart of the Lakes Elementary School is feeling the squeeze
Man loses arm at Fergus Falls industrial plant
State suspends clunky online proficiency testing
Where are they now? Rolling out the barrel: Perham grad finds career in beer
City improvement project bid accepted
SB: Perham sweeps state-ranked Pequot Lakes
Golf: Perham takes second at DGF
Golf: Lady 'Jackets take Hawley Invitational
Base: Yellowjackets take game one of doubleheader
SB: Late rallies help and hurt Yellowjackets
CORDES WALTER ENGEL
KIMBERLY KAY SULLIVAN
Birth: Nathan Elisha Bailey
Birth: Aliana Cameo Raisanen
Birth: Addilynn Irene Nelson
Birth: Ridley Rose Meyer
Birth: Oliver William Lehmann
Same name, new game
Massage therapist joins the PACC
Second Chance Boutique offers up-scale used clothing in current fashions
Save lives, consider register-ing as an organ donor
Alzheimer’s education begins at Perham Health
Hemped up about ditch weed
Family trees, Viking hands and DNA
'The Gathering' returns to the PACC this weekend for the 18th annual event
‘A Touch of Kenny’: Top-rated Kenny Rogers tribute coming to Perham
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 and making gingerbread houses, people have been busy for the past couple of weeks, preparing for their family, community and individual...
news / local
December 24, 2014 - 1:28pm
December 22, 2014
Gas prices expected to stay low for the holidays
DULUTH, Minn. -- For more than 80 days, motorists have enjoyed plummeting gas prices to levels not seen since 2009. Since Thanksgiving alone, the price of a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline in Duluth has dropped from $2.49 a gallon to the $2.19 mark seen in recent...
news / state
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...
news / state
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...
news / local
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 was in eighth grade. Some torn cartilage in his knee hasn’t stopped Don from being with Keeghan for every run after. At every mile...
sports / features
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 Santa Clauses perched in front yards... driving around Perham lately, it’s easy to see how many people are getting into the holiday...
community / people
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 the city’s streets. While they can’t take the credit for snow and ice, the Perham Beautification Committee is behind the holiday lights,...
community / people
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...
entertainment / events
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