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New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
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
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Michael John Grismer
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
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
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
October 21, 2015
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 recognit...
May 23, 2013 - 10:51am
May 9, 2013
Perham entrepreneurs receive awards
Perham Health CEO Chuck Hofius and KLN Family Brands owner Kenny Nelson were honored at an awards banquet at M-State in Detroit Lakes on April...
May 9, 2013 - 11:50am
March 22, 2013
Hofius earns top management credential
Perham Health CEO Chuck Hofius recently became board certified as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), the nation’s...
March 22, 2013 - 1:16pm