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UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
Street improvements underway in Ottertail
‘Because of others’ sacrifices’: Perham fourth graders are the first in the country to perform new WWII musical
Woman, 2 toddlers hurt in Otter Tail County crash
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
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
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
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
Perham area calendar of events
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
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
October 29, 2008
Hospital takes levy opponents to task on tax hike allegation
An allegation that the proposed construction of a new Perham Memorial Hospital and Home could bring another tax hike is being vehemently denied by hospital officials. In an ad placed last week in the Perham Enterprise Bulletin, the Concerned Citizens for Property Tax Fairness suggested...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am