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Carving out character
Purchasing a police pooch
Perham man taken to hospital after semi blows over
'Light up the night'
Late rallies lift Bemidji over Buzz
Perham rallies past EGF in Sub-State 14 opener
Vikings must solve identity crisis in training camp
Vikings moving training camp to Eagan starting in 2018
Buzz close out season with sweep
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Delores M. Wasche
Deitra "DeeDee" Smith
Nova Jo Ann Zajac
Hailey Jean Kopveiler and Grant Jacob Kopveiler
Leona Grace Silk
Henry Robert Kertscher
Adeline Rose Sautter
Health screenings coming to Perham
From family to family: New York Mills Dean’s Country Market has new local owners
Another year older and still kickin': Perham Health celebrates 115th anniversary
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
Do I need a front fender on my collector's car?
Letter: Wood Tick
Contributions of many lead to $10,000 to Project New Hope
Letter: Desert Eagle
How do you use a zipper merge in construction zones?
'Art in Your Park' in New Yorks Mills offered to area kids
Entertainment briefs - June 22 edition
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
Perham-Dent School District
October 27, 2016
Perham graduate is called an 'Extreme go-getter'
It's a good thing Emily Dreyer likes to be busy, because she's had a whirlwind year. Last fall, the Perham grad and former Associate Director...
October 27, 2016 - 9:34am
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
December 18, 2015
District earns ‘clean audit’
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District’s accounting of its finances, reviewed by an auditing company, is in compliance with general accounting practices and no major infractions were identified, according to Matt Laughlin with Brady Martz Certified Public Accounts and Consultants,...
December 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
December 10, 2015
Perham-Dent referendum vote formalized, Truth in Taxation meeting set
The Perham-Dent School District passed a resolution Wednesday morning certifying passage of the school referendum vote, which is merely a formality of the voting process, according to district business manager, Kristi Werner. The school board reviewed the voting machine tapes from...
December 10, 2015 - 3:00pm
Relief over deadline extension
The Perham-Dent School District, along with other schools that offer dual enrollment, got a break in November when the national Higher Learning Commission extended the compliance date, from 2017 to 2022, for high school instructors to get a master’s degree for the college-level...
December 10, 2015 - 2:24pm
December 3, 2015
Many folks contributed to election
To all who helped the Perham-Dent School District referendum pass, a hearty thank you. The voters were the key players last Tuesday, of course, but there were so many who had a hand in the election. Obviously, the committee who gave of their time, energy and talents deserve a big...
December 3, 2015 - 1:28pm
November 24, 2015
Voters to decide Perham-Dent’s future: Polls open now
Voters will be asked to decide a Perham-Dent School District building referendum today, Nov. 24, at several voting locations in Perham, Ottertail...
November 24, 2015 - 3:42pm
November 4, 2015
An overview of the referendum
Perham-The Perham-Dent School District is planning a second building referendum Nov. 24, at a cost of $45.27 million, to upgrade a couple of...
November 4, 2015 - 1:24pm
October 22, 2015
Referendum information online
Perham-As the Perham-Dent School District prepares for a second referendum vote, district officials announced the website now has a link on it with more information for voters. “The website went live with referendum information,” and the direct mailer went out to district residents...
October 22, 2015 - 3:47pm
July 6, 2014
School parking lots to be sealcoated
Three parking lots of Perham-Dent School District buildings will be sealcoated this summer. Rather than completely redoing or overlaying the lots, a sealcoat of oil and pea rock will be applied at Heart of the Lakes Elementary, Prairie Wind Middle School and the bus corral...
July 6, 2014 - 9:37am
July 4, 2014
Classrooms full at HOTL; another section added to keep class sizes low
Depending on choice of words, Heart of the Lakes Elementary School might feel a bit more cozy, or cramped, come next school year. At its regular June meeting, the Perham-Dent School Board voted to add an additional class for first grade students in order to maintain smaller class...
July 4, 2014 - 4:32pm
‘Our kids deserve way better’: Task force holds first meeting, tours PHS
A grand total of 13 parents, educators and community members attended the first Perham-Dent School District task force meeting on June 25. Those who attended toured Perham High School from top to bottom in order to get a feel for the building’s condition and possible work...
July 4, 2014 - 1:29am
MN closes ‘donut hole’ in school funding: Could mean $580K in new revenue for Perham-Dent
Minnesota legislators have closed a ‘donut hole’ in education funding, and it could mean $580,000 in new money for the Perham-Dent School District. Governor Mark Dayton signed the new funding option into law with this session’s omnibus tax bill on March 21. The bill, among...
April 4, 2014 - 3:00pm