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No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
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!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
March 3, 2017
Perham holds off Pequot Lakes in regular season finale
The Perham Yellowjacket boys basketball team closed out the regular season with 57-53 victory over the Pequot Lakes Patriots on March 3 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium. The Yellowjackets overcame a strong performance from Pequot Lakes’ Cody Huss. Huss led all scorers...
March 3, 2017 - 10:34pm
State ranked Patriots stop Perham girls
It was a tough start to the new year for the Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team when they hosted the ninth ranked Pequot Lakes Patriots at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Jan. 3. The Patriots capitalized on multiple Yellowjacket turnovers and used a balanced offensive...
January 3, 2017 - 9:43pm
October 26, 2016
Yellowjacket girls ready to defend section title
The Perham Yellowjacket Girls Cross Country Team is one step closer to defending its Minnesota State High School League Class A Championship from a year ago. The top ranked Yellowjackets enter Friday's Section 8A meet in Bagley, Minn., as the heavy favorites. The Yellowjackets are...
October 26, 2016 - 11:27am
Perham boys hoping to extend streak to 15
The Perham Yellowjacket Boys Cross Country Team enters Friday's Section 8A Championships as both the hunter and the hunted. The team is hunting for its sixth Class A Championship after finishing second in last year's Class A Championship race, while it also has a target on its back...
October 26, 2016 - 11:26am
June 28, 2016
Pierz, NYM, Pequot Lakes win Hi-10 Classic
The annual Highway 10 Baseball Classic came to a close with a pair of thrilling championship games at Krueger Field in Perham on June 26 in Perham. The Black Division VFW/Junior Legion Tournament featured a strong Pierz team, edging Wadena-Deer Creek, 12-9, at Kreuger Field. The Blue...
June 28, 2016 - 1:34pm
May 4, 2016
Yellowjackets extend streak with strong output
As the temperature continues to warm up, so do the Perham Yellowjacket bats. The Yellowjackets scored five times in the third inning and that...
May 4, 2016 - 1:44pm
November 5, 2015
VB: Yellowjackets down Pequot Lakes, advance to 8AA Championship
Wadena-The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team is one step closer to its season goal with a 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-20) victory over the Pequot...
November 5, 2015 - 10:41pm
November 4, 2015
VB: Yellowjackets prep for South Subsection 8AA Championship
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team hopes to make it two straight South Subsection 8AA titles when they take on the Pequot Lakes Patriots on Thursday, Nov. 5 at the Wadena-Deer Creek High School. Last year, the Yellowjackets defeated the Frazee Hornets, advancing to...
November 4, 2015 - 12:31pm
April 25, 2015
Base: Yellowjackets take game one of doubleheader
Pequot Lakes-In a matchup of previous unbeaten baseball teams against Mid-State Conference competition, the Perham Yellowjackets edge the Pequot Lakes Patriots 9-7 in the first game of a doubleheader on Thursday, April 23, in Pequot Lakes. The second game ended in a 4-4 tie after...
April 25, 2015 - 11:31am
April 24, 2015
SB: Perham sweeps state-ranked Pequot Lakes
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket softball team had a daunting task in front of them on Thursday afternoon when they hosted the No. 7 ranked and...
April 24, 2015 - 9:49am
January 10, 2015
BBB: Perham holds off late comeback bid from Pequot Lakes
Perham-The Perham Yellowjackets held off a late Pequot Lakes’ rally on Saturday evening, to pick up a 55-52 victory in boys basketball at the...
January 10, 2015 - 11:13pm
September 15, 2014
Turnovers haunt Perham in loss
Pequot Lakes- Turnovers and penalties ultimately did in the eighth-ranked Perham Yellowjackets on Friday evening when they squared off with the...
September 15, 2014 - 9:32am
May 16, 2014
Softball: Patriots sweep Perham, play for Mid-State title today
PEQUOT LAKES — Katie White picked up two wins by fanning 13 batters in 14 total innings while tagging a game-winning solo home run in the first game as the Pequot Lakes Patriots swept Perham in Thursday’s Mid-State Conference doubleheader. Kayla Miller went 3-4 with a double...
May 16, 2014 - 1:46pm
Dominant pitching gives Perham Mid-State title share
PERHAM — The No. 9-AA Yellowjackets (14-1, 11-1) swept Pequot Lakes in Perham’s final conference games of the season as Josh Still and CJ...
May 16, 2014 - 9:56am