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Efforts made to stop rising water at Spitzer Lake
Weekly police report - June 21 edition
Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Guest editorial: A bipartisan Farm Bill that works for Minnesota
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'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
Perham High School
May 15, 2018
2018 Community Scholarship Program Awards Graduates with Over $115,000
On Wednesday, May 2, Perham High School hosted the annual Community Scholarship Program. Over $115,000 will be provided in scholarships to PHS...
May 15, 2018 - 9:30am
May 2, 2018
The countdown to go-time: School construction marks one year with completion due this fall
A group of seventh-grade students walked the halls of the new Perham High School last week getting their first look at their future stomping...
May 2, 2018 - 12:48pm
April 23, 2018
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
Perham High school Science Teacher Shawn Stafki is happy, and proud, to talk about his students, their science projects and what they have accomplished...
April 23, 2018 - 9:30am
April 19, 2018
Perham students sign National Letter of Intent
It was a day of celebration at Perham High School when six student-athletes announced their intentions to continue their athletic career at the...
April 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
April 1, 2018
Perham Interact raises funds for food pantry
The Perham High School Interact Group organized their first walk for hunger that started at the high school and ended at the Bridge Food Pantry....
April 1, 2018 - 12:35pm
March 24, 2018
Junior high and high school speech teams place and expo coming up
The annual Speech Expo will take place Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School. Breakfast will be served from 8:30-10:30...
March 24, 2018 - 9:29am
March 14, 2018
Perham Speech Team members place at Detroit Lakes meet
The Perham Yellow Jackets Speech Team participated in the Detroit Lakes Invitational Saturday. The following individuals placed: Extemporaneous...
March 14, 2018 - 9:06am
March 10, 2018
Perham High School seniors participate in Minnesota All-State Choir
Perham High School seniors, Junior Nordick and Ian Christenson, performed at Orchestra Hall in Minneapolis on Saturday, February 24, as part...
March 10, 2018 - 10:32am
March 6, 2018
Perham High School students plan and prepare a fiesta
Teachers Mary Karkela and Alyssa Lepp recently had their Perham High School students plan and prepare a fiesta to promote knowledge of Mexico....
March 6, 2018 - 3:31pm
February 7, 2018
Vying for state dollars
Following a series of community input meetings on the possible repurposing of the old Perham High School, community leaders gathered at the monthly...
February 7, 2018 - 11:47am
January 31, 2018
Letter: Many thanks to HUB Committee for their dedication
Last Tuesday I attended a "Hub" meeting regarding the disposition of the old Perham High School once it is vacated and the proposed flip of the PACC. As a community member who is involved in the repurposing of the old St. Stanislaus Catholic Church into a Center for the Arts, I totally...
January 31, 2018 - 9:24am
High School Robotics teams get ready to rumble
Build a robot from scratch. No instructions provided. End product must be able to carry out complicated tasks. You have six weeks. Go. Aaron...
January 31, 2018 - 9:17am
January 27, 2018
Seniors raise money for elementary art program
Lindsey Soule, Megan Tellinghuisen, Sydney Riepe, Erika Kruzel raised close to $1,000 for the art program at Heart of the Lakes Elementary School...
January 27, 2018 - 8:19am
January 25, 2018
Perham high school students participate in choir festival
Six Perham High School seniors participated in the 68th Annual Dorian Choral Festival at Luther College in Decorah, IA last week. Ian Christenson,...
January 25, 2018 - 10:27am
December 13, 2017
Perham takes step towards local option sales tax
Perham city council members approved moving forward with a plan that could potentially bring a local option sales tax to the city of Perham at their Dec. 11 meeting. The potential .5 percent sales tax increase, which must first be approved by voters in Perham and authorized by the...
December 13, 2017 - 2:08pm