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Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Three-year-old wounded by accidental gunshot in Deer Creek
East Otter Tail County 4-H Recognition and Awards Program
Meet the Minnesota turkeys raised to meet the President
Prairie Wind Middle School First Quarter Outstanding Students
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
Mulcahy named new head baseball coach
Fischer moves on to state
Prowlers control final period for section victory over DL
Lakers get early goal but fall to Otters in season opener
Agnes L. Weis
James Edward Bistrum
Esther Helen Johnson
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
New nurse-midwife starts at Perham Health
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Porath named Perham-Dent Teacher of the Year
Perham Community Play Children of Eden runs November 16-19
From high school to 'hub'
New Perham dog park to celebrate grrrrrand opening
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
Deer hunting time to tell tales
Your letters - Nov. 9 edition
What are the laws regarding drivers and electronic devices?
Left turns and intersection etiquette
M State choirs welcome the holiday season with 'Gloria'
Perham area calendar
Right on target: Perham Sportsman’s Club keeps growing
Concordia Cultural Events presents Offutt Brass
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Huus ends Yellowjacket golf career at state
Gopher coach announces scholarship for Perham athlete
August 5, 2016
Two Republicans battle for chance to face Collin Peterson
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Two Republican candidates are vying for the chance to end longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson’s tenure representing Minnesota’s Seventh Congressional District. Dave Hughes, a retired Air Force officer from Karlstad and the GOP-endorsed candidate,...
August 5, 2016 - 9:55am
July 1, 2016
Child reported missing found safe in rural Perham cornfield
A child reported missing near Perham at about 1 p.m. Friday, was found safe in a cornfield near the intersection of Highway 108 and County Highway 49, with the assistance of a helicopter, after a one-hour search. The child had been with his father while he was working in the field,...
July 1, 2016 - 3:54pm
June 30, 2016
Fireworks planned nearly all weekend
Friday begins a weekend of celebrations honoring America’s independence, with numerous fireworks displays planned in and around Perham. “The Fourth of July is about fun, sun, lakes, family, fireworks and friends,” Perham Chamber director Dan Schroeder said, adding, “be safe...
June 30, 2016 - 9:49am
Life-long dream comes true for Perham man
A contingent of relatives was on hand when Paul Winkels landed his RV-7 airplane at the Perham Airport at about 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 8. With...
June 30, 2016 - 8:49am
June 27, 2016
Katie Lundmark appointed by Dayton to state Board on Aging
Katie Lundmark of rural Detroit Lakes, who is vice president of Long Term Care at Perham Health and Living, has been appointed to the Minnesota Board on Aging by Gov. Mark Dayton. As part of the 25-member state board, Lundmark will be involved in promoting policies to the Legislature,...
June 27, 2016 - 9:53am
June 23, 2016
[Gallery]Overall, Turtle Fest a success, despite rainy weather
Despite thunderstorms that rolled through Perham Thursday and Friday, Turtle Fest, the community's signature summer event, was a success, said...
June 23, 2016 - 12:45pm
'A very strong leader': Calvary's beloved Pastor Phil to retire
Members of Calvary Lutheran Church give credit for a thriving congregation doing all manner of community ministry to the Rev. Dr. Phil Holtan,...
June 23, 2016 - 11:50am
June 9, 2016
'Turtle Lady' brings signature reptile to Perham celebration
Money is not the reason that Lynnette Henderson, AKA "the Turtle Lady," toils away at her sewing machine all year long making fabric turtles....
June 9, 2016 - 4:02pm
June 2, 2016
A visit to the Vatican
A Perham doctor just took a trip that many would call 'once-in-a-lifetime.' But Dr. Mark Paulson, a physician of family medicine at Perham Health,...
June 2, 2016 - 10:58am
May 27, 2016
'I've had a good life'
Of the 16 million Americans who served in the Armed Forces during World War II, fewer than 700,000 remain alive today. Among those survivors...
May 27, 2016 - 2:59pm
May 12, 2016
June 6 start date for city manager
Perham's new city manager plans to continue with the work that former manager Kelcey Klemm started and maintain the vibrant community spirit...
May 12, 2016 - 11:27am
May 9, 2016
Wadena man pleads guilty in Crookston police chase
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A Wadena, Minn. man pleaded guilty Friday to assault and fleeing officers after a police chase that ended with him crashing head-on into a deputy's patrol car. Jeremiah Christopher Raper, 37, originally faced two counts of first-degree attempted murder for the...
May 9, 2016 - 10:00am
May 5, 2016
Drones used for inspections of ditches in Otter Tail County
In April, under two pilot projects, use of a drone proved to be successful for ditch inspections conducted in Otter Tail County. The two locations...
May 5, 2016 - 11:00am
Students get real-life look at aftermath of distracted driving
A mock crash was staged last Wednesday at the Perham High School involving eight students, each volunteering to participate to show their friends...
May 5, 2016 - 10:55am
April 28, 2016
19 applied for open Perham city manager position
The Perham City Council selected five finalists to interview for the position of Perham city manager, which was pared down from 19 received applications. They are: Tobin Lay, St. Paul, Minn., Jason Peters, Anoka, Minn., Jonathan Smith, Frazee, Minn., and Gail Leverson, Park Rapids,...
April 28, 2016 - 12:24pm