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Weekly police report - Dec. 14 edition
Perham man sentenced for criminal sexual conduct
Ditch 48 hearing planned for Jan. 22
Students Making a Difference Donation Drive Dec. 11-22
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Perham stifles Battle Lake
Yellowjackets roll in home opener
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Roy Allen Weber
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
KLN, Tuffy's sponsoring PPD K9 unit
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in Perham schools
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Open flame heaters allowed when heating cargo of tank motor vehicles
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'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
October 22, 2017
Weekly police report - Oct. 19 edition
Oct. 9 • False alarm; security was testing alarms and failed to notify dispatch. • Perham resident reported theft of personal property. • Responded to Perham address for 911 hangup call; all okay. Oct. 10 • Perham business reported motorcycle parked on private property. •...
October 22, 2017 - 10:18am
October 21, 2017
Man reported missing in Otter Tail County
The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a man who has been missing since Tuesday, Oct. 17. Paul Tracy Baker, 50, was last seen Tuesday leaving a residence near Dent, the sheriff’s office reported on Saturday, Oct. 21. Baker was going to...
October 21, 2017 - 6:05pm
Purchase agreement reached for Thrifty White building in Perham
After 35 years in business, the old Thrifty White store in Perham closed down this past winter, but now it appears somebody will be breathing...
October 21, 2017 - 8:15am
October 20, 2017
Learning to serving others may not be a requirement of the common core state standards, but it's easy to argue it's a value just as important...
October 20, 2017 - 6:11pm
Preliminary 2018 county property tax levy adopted
A net county preliminary property tax levy of $39.1 million for 2018 was adopted Sept. 26 by the county board of commissioners. This represents...
October 20, 2017 - 5:59pm
Beware of deer on roads this time of year
With the deer hunting firearm season less than a month away, county residents should beware of more deer on roadways, especially at dawn and dusk. At least five deer-vehicle accidents took place on county roads from Oct, 10 to Oct. 12. Fortunately, no driver or pedestrian injuries...
October 20, 2017 - 4:56pm
October 19, 2017
Newly released security video shows exact moment bomb goes off inside Minn. mosque
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Newly released security camera footage from inside a Minnesota mosque where a bomb went off this summer has been made...
October 19, 2017 - 8:20am
October 18, 2017
Minnesota launches rural helpline
ST. PAUL—Meg Moynihan sat in her farmhouse, looking out at the rain. Her dairy farm did not need the precipitation Friday, Oct. 6, leaving...
October 18, 2017 - 10:51am
October 17, 2017
County artist Charles Beck remembered
Reflections of renowned Otter Tail County artist Charles Beck, 94, who died on Sept. 12, come from a former student of Beck at Fergus Falls Community...
October 17, 2017 - 5:47pm
State officials sick about feds slashing MinnesotaCare
The federal government giveth and the federal government taketh away. With one hand the Trump administration approved $323 million for two years of an innovative Minnesota plan for a high-risk health insurance pool, designed to lower individual premiums by about 20 percent (compared...
October 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 16, 2017
25 years ago • Man commits suicide in Perham Police Station Monday: The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office and Perham Police Department are...
October 16, 2017 - 5:37pm
Perham Health hosts Just For Women event Oct. 17
Perham Health will host its annual Just for Women event on Tuesday, Oct. 17. The event is free and features experts on a variety of topics specific to women's health and will take place from 5 to 8 p.m. at Perham High School, 200 5th Street Southeast.
October 16, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 15, 2017
Motorcycles crash north of Clitherall
Minor injuries took place when two motorcycles crashed, north of Clitherall, at 6:26 p.m. on Oct. 4. "Two drivers were on individual cycles and traveling east on Highway 16. They turned south onto Highway 5 when the crash took place," said County Sheriff Brian Schlueter. Only one...
October 15, 2017 - 10:18am
October 14, 2017
High School Construction Update
Construction at the new Perham High School is moving right along and on schedule. Last week major milestones included: pouring the concrete for the gym floor and closing up the gym space, starting the exterior brick veneer, and starting to set the steel frame at the Career Tech B...
October 14, 2017 - 11:42am
October 13, 2017
City Council Approves RFQ for Airport Master Plan
The Perham City Council is looking at creating a master plan for the Perham Municipal Airport and approved a Request for Qualifications to start the process at Monday's meeting. Also at the meeting, the Heart Safe Community Award was presented to the City of Perham, and the city engineer...
October 13, 2017 - 4:40pm