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Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
Perham students place in Knowledge Bowl meet
Man suffers head injury in crash
Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Minn. man charged for swindling $60,000 from friend after faking cancer
Yellowjacket swimmers kick off the Section 5A Championships
Yellowjacket wrestlers send eight to the 8AA Individual Finals
Yellowjacket girls fall in quadruple overtime thriller
Yellowjacket boys hit from deep in home win
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Wilma (Jeanne) Wilder Lueders
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Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Steve's Sanitation buys Jon & Son's Disposal
Local ag experts make a 'dynamic' team: Jerry Morberg, Michael Steeke start Dynamic Cropping Systems
Arvig names new director of marketing
City approves Mexican restaurant liquor license; Owners plan to open soon
Nelson joins Bachmann Carow Real Estate team
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
Three weeks in Haiti a life-changing experience for three OTC men: LREC linemen from Pelican Rapids help bring power to nation
Dancing through life: Long-time loves Wayne and Pearl Romann reflect on 68 “easygoing” years together, on and off the dance floor
Blue Jackets awarded to local FFA members
Bless her heart: Jan Nermoe faces heart disease with perseverance and determination
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
Letter: Quit whining; fat shaming is warranted
McFeely: Here is the column that got writer booted from Fergus Falls newspaper
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Director: Talented cast performs "Little Shop of Horrors'
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
February 13, 2017
GBB: Perham rebounds from loss with home victory
It was a fast paced first half, but the Yellowjackets slowed things down in the second half, earning a 51-45 victory over the Menahga Braves at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Feb. 13.
February 13, 2017 - 10:05pm
February 3, 2015
Yellowjackets outlast Braves
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team returned to the win column with a 67-55 victory over the Menahga Braves on Monday, Feb. 2 at the...
February 3, 2015 - 3:44pm
January 12, 2015
Menahga Family Fishing Derby is Jan. 17
Mark your calendar for the Menahga Family Fishing Derby Saturday, Jan. 17. The annual event, sponsored by the Menahga Civic &...
January 12, 2015 - 5:17pm
December 17, 2014
Menahga man gets sentenced over 27 years for murder of Park Rapids teen
The family of Kiela Gem Knowles left the courtroom in tears Wednesday morning as the teen’s killer was sentenced to 334 months in prison. ...
December 17, 2014 - 11:25am
July 13, 2014
UPDATE: Authorities ID woman found dead in Menahga
An investigation is underway after a Detroit Lakes woman was found dead in Menahga. Kelly Marie Lund, 32, was found dead shortly before 9 a.m. on Saturday at a home on the 300 block of Third Street NW in Menahga, according to a news release from the Minnesota Department of Public...
July 13, 2014 - 12:08pm
February 25, 2014
Menahga man arrested in Park Rapids death
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - A Menahga man has been arrested in the death of a 19-year-old woman Monday morning at a Park Rapids apartment complex. Harley David Leritz, 21, was taken into custody Monday and is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday on charges relating to the death of Kiela...
February 25, 2014 - 5:46pm
January 2, 2014
Menahga family loses everything in New Year's Eve fire
A Menahga family is homeless after a New Year’s Eve fire burned their house to the ground. Diann and Ken Phillips watched Wednesday morning...
January 2, 2014 - 2:15pm
August 7, 2013
Country/folk singer to feature song about Menahga man and dog
An up-and-coming Chicago singer has recorded a song about a Menahga man and his dog. Brittany Jean met Brad Livingston and his dog, Roxie, at Mount Rushmore last summer and was moved by his story. Livingston is a Gulf and Iraq war veteran who has been speaking out and bringing...
August 7, 2013 - 2:50pm
July 8, 2013
Green Valley Fire benefit seeking silent auction items for July 20 event
The Green Valley Fire benefit will take place from 4-8 p.m. Saturday, July 20 at the Menahga Elementary parking lot and gym. Bring the whole family to enjoy food, music and games. All funds raised will go to the Green Valley Fire Relief Fund. The event is designed to raise money...
July 8, 2013 - 10:15am
June 27, 2013
Near drowning at Menahga beach
A near-drowning was reported in Menahga Friday evening at the Menahga City Beach. Menahga police and Wadena County deputies responded to the...
June 27, 2013 - 11:29am
May 15, 2013
Menahga fire 0 percent contained, several buildings lost
Firefighters are working to contain a wildfire that is now between 3,000 and 4,000 acres in north-central Minnesota as of Wednesday morning. Officials are now calling it the Green Valley Fire. It started at about 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon southwest of Park Rapids near Menahga...
May 15, 2013 - 1:03pm
March 16, 2012
Mojakka part of St. Urho festivities
To celebrate 30 years of St. Urho protecting the city of Menahga and Spirit Lake, a mojakka cook-off is being added to the festivities. What...
March 16, 2012 - 11:03am
March 7, 2011
Menahga man pleads guilty to child pornography charge
A 45-year-old Menahga man pled guilty Friday in U.S. District Court to possessing more than 300 images of child pornography. Brent Michael Freeman pleaded guilty to one count of possession of child pornography. Freeman was indicted on March 18, 2010. In his plea agreement, Freeman...
March 7, 2011 - 10:59am
December 28, 2009
Menahga school gets $200k grant
MENAHGA -- The Menahga School District has been awarded almost $200,000 to be used for technological advances. Superintendent Mary Klamm told the school board Monday that a $199,000 Enhancing Education Through Technology (E2T2) Grant will allow the district to purchase SMART boards...
December 28, 2009 - 2:08pm
December 22, 2009
Menahga councilman wants attorney consultation
MENAHGA -- Menahga councilman Dennis Komulainen has a private issue he said he would like to discuss with the city's attorney. But the council passed a motion in February 2008 allowing the city administrator and the mayor as the only two direct contacts to the city's attorney. At...
December 22, 2009 - 9:24am