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Sheriff candidates to speak at candidate forum June 19
Milking it for all its worth: Getting milk to Bongard’s in Perham is precise, multi-step process
Otter Tail County Board adopt animal bite and dangerous dog ordinance
AgweekTV: Trade War Escalates
Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Calvin Mayfield Sr.
Rose Marie Guck
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Chefs go at it in Perham Area Cook-off
Arnoldy makes dean's list at St. Cloud State
Doll makes Dean's List at Mayville State
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
December 14, 2017
Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A 75-year-old Park Rapids man has died and three teenagers were injured in a crash on an icy, snow-covered state Highway 71...
December 14, 2017 - 7:46pm
November 10, 2017
Minn. Public Radio from Brainerd off the air due to lightning damage
BRAINERD, Minn.—Fans of Minnesota Public Radio in Brainerd who have grown accustomed to listening to classical music and tuning in for...
November 10, 2017 - 7:09pm
Park Rapids citizens care packages lead to flag from Afghanistan mission
Citizens National Bank in Park Rapids recently received an American flag that was flown on a night combat mission over Afghanistan. Crewmembers...
July 10, 2017 - 11:38am
June 21, 2017
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Travis and Chiara Bolton's honeybees are true Minnesotans. Able to withstand the state's long, bitterly cold winters, Bolton bees are also "Minnesota...
June 21, 2017 - 10:49am
June 16, 2017
Man injured after veering off Highway 42
A driver was injured just before 1 a.m. when a Chrysler Intrepid veered off County Road 42, coming to a rest in a field. Kyle Andrew Bethel,...
June 16, 2017 - 9:30am
January 13, 2017
Perham swimmers swim well in defeat to Park Rapids
The Perham Yellowjacket boys swimming team competed with Park Rapids on their first day of back-to-back meets. The Yellowjackets suffered a 108-53...
January 13, 2017 - 2:46pm
December 25, 2016
Park Rapids' jeweler's work to be given at Golden Globes event
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — A bit of Hollywood's glitz and glamour will soon emanate from a Park Rapids artist. Copper cuffs handcrafted by Kelly...
December 25, 2016 - 1:45pm
October 26, 2016
Yellowjacket volleyball ready for tough section field
The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team closed the regular season with a 3-1 victory over Pelican Rapids, earning the Heart O'Lakes Conference Championship outright. Now, the Yellowjackets turn to the new season, hoping to secure back-to-back Section 8AA Championships. "I'm excited...
October 26, 2016 - 11:27am
September 29, 2016
Yellowjackets ready for homecoming game with Park Rapids
The Perham Yellowjackets have grown accustom to playing in and spoiling homecoming football games. This Friday, the Yellowjackets hope to reverse the role and prevent Park Rapids Area from spoiling the evening's festivities.
September 29, 2016 - 1:48pm
July 21, 2016
Park Rapids man faces additional charges for calling victim from jail
A Park Rapids man who was arrested for allegedly assaulting a female and then chasing and swinging a sword and hatchet at a man who intervened, is now facing additional charges for calling that same woman 76 times from jail. Wayne Lee Patton, 49, faces five more felonies of violating...
July 21, 2016 - 11:11am
April 22, 2016
Perham snaps three game skid
Seeing a familiar foe helped the Perham Yellowjacket baseball team break out of its slump in a big way. The Yellowjackets belted out 12 hits and scored eight runs against former Mid-State Conference rival, Park Rapids, on its way to an 8-2 win at Al Krueger Field on April 22. The...
April 22, 2016 - 7:09pm
January 6, 2016
GBB: Yellowjackets overcome slow start in win
Perham-The Perham Yellowjackets were able to overcome a sluggish first half and Park Rapids’ Jaiden McCollum on their way to their ninth victory of the season with a 59-50 win over the Panthers in girls basketball at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Jan. 5.
January 6, 2016 - 12:32am
December 16, 2015
Perham grapplers pick up home win
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team bounced back from its championship loss to Bismarck Century with a convincing, 50-18, win over Park Rapids Area Panthers on Dec. 15 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium.
December 16, 2015 - 4:22pm
November 4, 2015
Gallery: Perham rolls Park Rapids, advances to section semifinals
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball seniors wanted their last contest at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium to be a memorable one. They...
November 4, 2015 - 2:48pm
October 14, 2015
FB: Park Rapids upends Perham in Section 8AAA quarterfinals
Perham-When the game was on the line, the Park Rapids Area Panthers called on senior Jordan Yliniemi. The senior rushed for 156 yards, including the game winning touchdown with 2:10 remaining, helping Park Rapids to a 34-28 victory over the Perham Yellowjackets at the Ted Meinhover...
October 14, 2015 - 12:18am