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Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Two teenagers injured in crash on Highway 29
Looking Back - Jan. 18 edition
New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Adam Thielen laments Vikings' inability to 'check the last box'
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Michael John Grismer
Lyle D. Severson
Colton Norbert Benke
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
FAT Saturday featuring Dueling Pianos
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
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
'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