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Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Minn. college student remains missing
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
Remains found may be those of missing Minnesota man
Faith, forgiveness help Minn. parents deal with daughter's death at hands of drunk driver
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
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Marjorie Ann Fraki
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
Perham-Dent School District
March 9, 2017
Move into new Perham elementary school complete
The move into the recently completed addition at the Heart of the Lakes Elementary school is done and students were in awe of their new classrooms,...
March 9, 2017 - 7:30am
March 8, 2017
House considers cuts to maintenance budget for schools: Perham school board may have to reprioritize maintenance projects
As the state legislature looks at possible cuts to Long Term Facility Maintenance budget, the Perham-Dent School Board considered its options to pay for such projects at its meeting Monday night. District Superintendent Mitch Anderson shared with board members an email alert he received...
March 8, 2017 - 9:49pm
February 15, 2017
Perham-Dent School District awards high school construction contract
Following a tour of the nearly completed Heart of the Lakes Elementary School on Wednesday afternoon, the Perham-Dent School board awarded the...
February 15, 2017 - 7:07pm
January 16, 2017
Residents asked to help decide improvements to PACC; Short survey has been distributed
The Perham Area Community Center has created a user survey to determine what residents want from the facility. In light of the Perham-Dent School withdrawal from using some spaces at the PACC once the new high school is completed, the board and staff are taking a proactive approach...
January 16, 2017 - 12:36pm
January 5, 2017
New logos set Perham schools apart, but keep them part of the ‘hive’
To help people better identify the Perham-Dent School District, new logos were created and unveiled to school board members during the regular...
January 5, 2017 - 5:25pm
November 3, 2016
Perham-Dent School Board incumbent Cyndy Huber believes education valuable aspect of a person's life
Residence: Perham Age/Occupation: I am a 1985 graduate of Perham High School and I am the Chief Financial Officer of United Community Bank where...
November 3, 2016 - 4:04pm
Incumbent Sue Von Ruden is passionate about education at Perham-Dent Schools
Residence: Rural Perham Age/Occupation: I am 53 years old. I am the Community Relations Director at Perham Health. I have been with Perham Health...
November 3, 2016 - 4:01pm
Mike Wasche wants to be part of decision-making process on Perham-Dent School Board
Five candidates, two incumbents and three newcomers, are seeking three open Perham-Dent School Board seats. Here are their views on issues facing...
November 3, 2016 - 3:56pm
Aaron Kalina has children who will be coming into the Perham-Dent School District
Residence: Paul Lake, Perham Age/Occupation: 33, General Counsel for KLN Family Brands Family information (wife/children): Jamie and kids, Harper...
November 3, 2016 - 3:55pm
Myron Roe is one of the three newcomers running for a Perham-Dent School Board seat
Residence:Perham Age/Occupation: 58/ Financial Advisor Family information (husband/wife/children):My wife is Sally; we have three children, Maya,...
November 3, 2016 - 3:48pm
October 28, 2016
Perham-Dent School district requests no clown costumes
In a letter sent to parents in mid-September, Perham-Dent School District officials cautioned parents against children wearing clown costumes or other identity-hiding clothing or masks at school. The school district's policy prohibits students from hiding their identity through paint,...
October 28, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 27, 2016
Perham grad Emily Dreyer called 'extreme go-getter'
Emily Dreyer is just one of six women featured in the 2016 edition of Luminous, which highlights some of the movers and the shakers in Perham....
October 27, 2016 - 9:56am
September 7, 2016
Perham grad comes home to embark on new career
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
June 16, 2016
Throwing the first dirt: Kids take part in HOTL groundbreaking ceremony
Perham-Dent School District leaders, teachers, students and city officials were on hand Tuesday, June 14, for a the historic groundbreaking ceremony...
June 16, 2016 - 1:13pm
May 12, 2016
Perham veterans to visit national war memorials
Honor Flights are memorable trips for the veterans who have served in past and present wars and is a once-in-a-lifetime trip for veterans. The...
May 12, 2016 - 11:21am