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Unlicensed driver was at the wheel in injury crash southwest of Perham
Minn. gubernatorial candidate Otto chooses running mate
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Possible human remains found in New York Mills
Toddler struck, killed by family vehicle in Twin Cities suburb
Perham boys tennis advances to Section 8A Championship
Perham gains share of Heart O'Lakes Conference title
Rasmussen fires low round in Frazee
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Perham makes it seven straight in the HOL
Joyce A. Lehman
John "Jack" Burns
Donna J. Myers
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Perham Health offers 'right way to fall' program
Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail County Sheriff
Public asked to help find missing child last seen in Iowa and may now be in Minnesota
Ottertail hosting first 'Safety Saturday' May 19
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
Your Letter: Kenny Nelson has always been a class act
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'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 3, 2009
PMHH receives radiology accreditation
Perham Memorial Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR, headquartered in Reston, VA, awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards...
December 3, 2009 - 11:22am
November 9, 2009
Busy week included first round of construction bids
A whirlwind of activity in local and upper Midwest health care culminated Monday, with the merger of two health care systems and the groundbreaking for the new Perham Memorial Hospital. The first of numerous bids were awarded Oct. 28 by the Perham Memorial Hospital District Board....
November 9, 2009 - 7:00am
November 4, 2009
'Future of Health Care' breaks ground
In the realm of rural health care, it's hard to imagine a more eventful day than November 3, 2009-from the tri-state area right down to East...
November 4, 2009 - 3:04pm
May 15, 2009
New hospital may be patient ready by 2011
A brand new, $39 million hospital could be under construction by this September--and ready for patients in 2011. When completed, Perham Memorial Hospital may also be under a new name. That's the scenario that is being outlined at a series of public informational meetings held...
May 15, 2009 - 7:00am
May 7, 2009
Perham hospital meetings gather public input on building project
The public is invited to attend community meetings to view the plans for the new Perham Memorial Hospital and to ask questions about the project. Community meetings are scheduled as follows: ---Tuesday, May 12: 3:00 p.m. at Eagles Cafe, 31 Main Ave. N., New York Mills; 7:00 p.m....
May 7, 2009 - 11:20am
April 23, 2009
Hospitals: Budget cuts will affect service
Sue Klabo said Minnesota hospitals like the one she leads face "grave" circumstances if state policymakers make deep health-care budget cuts. Klabo said her Mahnomen Health Center in northwestern Minnesota is treating a growing number of patients who are uninsured or rely on government-subsidized...
April 23, 2009 - 7:43am
April 20, 2009
City to take bids for $3.3 million in improvements at hospital site
An estimated $3.3 million in street, water-sewer and utility improvements will go out for bid to pave the way for the proposed Perham Memorial Hospital and Home project. The extensive improvements will not only prepare infrastructure for the hospital project, but also service 38...
April 20, 2009 - 7:00am
April 17, 2009
Medical clinics in Detroit Lakes (Minn.) evacuated due to bomb threat
Several medical clinics in Detroit Lakes were evacuated Wednesday evening due to a bomb threat. The evacuations affected the St. Mary's Innovis Clinic, Meritcare and the 7-Day Clinic. Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena said that an initial call was made to the Becker County Sheriff's...
April 17, 2009 - 8:02am
April 6, 2009
Red Roof Animal Hospital opens in Ottertail
Appropriately named, "Red Roof Animal Hospital," recently opened on the outskirts of Ottertail city in--you guessed it--a building with a red...
April 6, 2009 - 12:15pm
March 13, 2009
$3.1 million in city improvements for new hospital area get city OK
Sewer and street improvements for the proposed Perham Memorial Hospital and Home and nearby Clearwater Estates residential plat will go to the drawing board. The improvements, estimated at as much as $3.18 million, will be prepared for bid by Ulteig Engineering. Bids could be...
March 13, 2009 - 7:00am
March 2, 2009
Long service to PMHH earns Hemmelgarn state honor
Kathy Hemmelgarn has been presented the Trustee of the Year Award from the state's largest association of older adult services professionals. Hemmelgarn,...
March 2, 2009 - 2:09pm
January 20, 2009
Abandoned babies doing well, parents remain unknown
Police in Grand Forks, N.D., were still searching Monday for the mother of an infant girl who was found abandoned at a fire station Saturday morning. Sgt. Bill Macki said it was his understanding the infant was in good condition. A spokeswoman for Altru Hospital, where the child...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Floor plan of new hospital outlined
Imagine an illuminated, all-glass, dome-like structure on the outskirts of Perham. "It will be like a beacon that you can see for miles along...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
City paves way for new PMHH
The Perham City Council took an initial step to pave the way for the construction of the new Perham Memorial Hospital and Home, at the Dec. 8 council session. To set the stage for the hospital's planned mid-summer groundbreaking, the city needs to move quickly on sewer, water, natural...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
'Blue on Blue'
Blue on Blue, an enchanted evening of dining and dancing to benefit the newly established Perham Hospital District Foundation, will be held on Saturday, November 22. The event will take place at Mulligan's at Perham Lakeside Golf Course. A social hour with hors 'd oeuvres and a cash...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am