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Coping with cancer, with community support
Health officials investigate listeria outbreak in caramel apples
Otter Tail County man who killed nephew being sentenced today
4 teens arrested in in Halloween night home invasion in Alexandria
HOTL students hold book drive
Perham gymnasts top Becker at home
Yellowjacket girls basketball races past Crosby-Ironton
Perham holds off second half surge
Yellowjacket girls fall at Breckenridge
Sixth ranked wrestlers continue to roll
BRADIE E. BAUCK
HELEN NURMI BERNU
JOHN GARTON NIKKARI
Kicking off Christmas at Cupkie’s
Fate of Perham bakery uncertain
New Oasis convenience store opens
Small Business Saturday makes small impact
Shop Perham Punch Card promotion week one winners announced
The worst Christmas gifts I could find
Gettin' Lizzie With It: Guide to gift wrap, Christmas edition
Letter to the Editor: This year's musical failed to promote morality
The Prairie Spy: Without study hall, where can kids get into trouble?
Perham's new public art mural unveiling is set for this Sunday
GALLERY: Parade lights up Perham
A holiday bright spot: Perham’s Parade of Lights
February 5, 2014
State basketball rankings Feb. 4
The Minnesota high school girls’ basketball rankings as provided by Minnesota Basketball News. Records are through Feb. 4. Class 4A 1. Eastview (19-0) 2. Hopkins (17-2) 3. Centennial (13-3) 4. White Bear Lake (17-1) 5. Minnetonka (16-3) ...
February 5, 2014 - 12:55pm
February 3, 2014
Parkers native the pride of Otter Tail County
Anytime a high school graduate from Otter Tail County plays athletics for a Division I college, that person becomes the pride of the entire county. Such is the case with Sari Noga of Parkers Prairie, a senior starter with the University of Minnesota Gopher women’s basketball team....
sports / features
February 3, 2014 - 11:21am
January 29, 2014
40 DNR officers conduct sting on Lake of the Woods
Charges are pending against an unknown number of people for illegally taking, transporting and/or possessing too many walleyes on Lake of the Woods, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources reported this week. In a statement issued by Chris Niskanen, DNR communications...
news / crime
January 29, 2014 - 1:19am
January 27, 2014
Payton Jordahl commits to play football for the Gophers
FARGO – When Payton Jordahl was a freshman at football practice for Perham (Minn.) High School he decided to try long snapping just for fun. It was good enough to get him a permanent spot on varsity and now it’s gotten him his dream. Sunday, the senior verbally committed to...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
January 27, 2014 - 8:07am
January 24, 2014
Minnesota considers scrapping basic skills test for teachers
ST. PAUL – Minnesota is considering making it easier to become a teacher by eliminating what educators say is an overly demanding test of their academic skills. A committee created during the 2013 legislative session is recommending that lawmakers scrap a “basic skills test”...
news / education
January 24, 2014 - 9:40am
January 16, 2014
Payton Jordahl previews upcoming Gophers official visit, talks recruiting
PERHAM — All-conference running back, linebacker and long snapper Payton Jordahl is Perham's fourth recruit to start making official rounds in search of where to play next season. The talent-heavy cross country team makes up the other three who have publicly announced commitments...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
January 16, 2014 - 10:00am
January 6, 2014
Dahms, McMahan race winners at Freeze Your Face 5K
PERHAM — The 5th annual Freeze Your Face 5K race was held Saturday morning in temperatures around negative eight degrees Fahrenheit. The average start time temparture for this race has been 15 degrees above zero. Last year's race was run in 26 degrees above conditions. Saturdays...
January 6, 2014 - 10:57am