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Man rescued from fall into West Silent Lake
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
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
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
June 2, 2016
Summer running season kicks off with Mature Mile
The third annual Perham Living Mature Mile and Family 5K will take place on Friday, June 3 at the Perham Living Campus. "It was created with the idea that we were able to provide a wellness opportunity for all ages," Perham Living's Katie Lundmark said. "No matter what age you are...
June 2, 2016 - 10:30am
April 21, 2016
Chamber celebrates community heroes
Debbie Irmen email@example.com A community celebration of the people who make a difference in the city of Perham recognized volunteers,...
April 21, 2016 - 10:06am
Perham Health, Sanford renew contract
Perham-Perham Health and Sanford Health have renewed their management agreement, marking the 30th anniversary between the two entities. The new agreement continues the affiliation for the next 10 years. At the time the first contract was signed in 1985, it was with St. Luke’s...
October 21, 2015 - 2:21pm
September 11, 2015
Native son joins Perham Health
With a strong connection to the surrounding farmland, Dr. Brett Glawe recently returned to Perham as Perham Health’s newest general surgeon. ...
September 11, 2015 - 10:04am
June 4, 2015
Medicare obesity counseling now available through Perham Health
Individuals who are eligible for Medicare and are clinically obese have a new, non-surgical option available to try to lose weight. The program...
June 4, 2015 - 1:10pm
February 5, 2015
‘We’re never done’: Perham Health is shaped by technology, from top to bottom
Editor’s note: This is the first in a weekly series on how technology affects the lives of Perham residents. Technology is everywhere, and...
February 5, 2015 - 2:20pm
August 1, 2014
Athletes may be required to take concussion tests
As students, parents and coaches prepare for the start of the fall sports season, the school district has been considering adding a new requirement for all athletes in grades seven through 12. “I’m curious how this board would feel about making it a requirement to have the...
August 1, 2014 - 12:38pm
July 18, 2014
Perham Living now a VA-certified nursing home
Every day at about 2:30 in the afternoon, like clockwork, Margaret Huebsch visits her husband, James. A resident of Briarwood assisted living in Perham, Margaret walks the short distance to Perham Living nursing home, where her beloved life partner of 67 years waits, looking...
July 18, 2014 - 9:44am
May 16, 2014
Local leader recognized by MN Hospital Association
Eugene Jahnke, a Perham Health Board of Trustee member, has received certification from the Minnesota Hospital Association. Jahnke was one of 13 hospital trustees in the state to be recognized for the certification by American Hospital Association President and Chief Executive...
May 16, 2014 - 12:40pm
April 11, 2014
Nyhus certified in Parkinson’s speech treatment
Laura Nyhus, a speech language pathologist at Perham Health, has completed her certifications in LSVT LOUD, a speech treatment for individuals with Parkinson’s disease and other neurological conditions. LSVT LOUD, named for Mrs. Lee Silverman (Lee Silverman Voice Treatment) was...
April 11, 2014 - 1:31pm
February 20, 2014
Justin Smith, anesthetist, joins Perham Health
Perham Health is pleased to welcome Justin Smith, certified nurse anesthetist, to its team of medical professionals. As a nurse anesthetist, Smith provides anesthesia services including sedation and general anesthesia for surgery, pain management for obstetric patients, nerve...
February 20, 2014 - 2:22pm
January 17, 2014
Jahnke earns hospital trustee certification
Thirteen hospital trustees from across Minnesota were recognized for earning certification through the Minnesota Hospital Association’s trustee certification program, including one from Perham Health, Eugene Jahnke. According to a press release, the comprehensive certification...
January 17, 2014 - 11:11am
October 10, 2013
An event that’s ‘Just for Women’
Perham Health will be holding its annual Just for Women wellness event at Perham High School next Tuesday, Oct. 15 from 5-8 p.m. The event will feature booths, a medical panel, yoga demonstration, chair massage, door prizes, a light meal and more. A highlight of the evening...
October 10, 2013 - 2:42pm
August 1, 2013
Perham Health Speech Pathologist earns VitalStim therapy certification
This spring, Laura Nyhus, Perham Health Speech Pathologist, became certified in providing VitalStim therapy, a treatment for patients suffering with difficulty swallowing or dysphagia. The therapy is a special form of neuromuscular electrical stimulation that helps habilitate...
August 1, 2013 - 2:53pm
May 23, 2013
Perham Health leaders win awards from Sanford
Two Perham Health Clinic employees were recognized for their contributions to the nursing profession by Sanford Health at its May 9 awards ceremony. Prior to the event, Sanford employees were invited to submit nominations for nurses they felt were deserving of special recognition....
May 23, 2013 - 10:51am