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Perham’s Giving Tree gifts due back by Dec. 18
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
'This all started in my she-shed': Sisters Grain Bin in Ottertail grows into new location
BCA says prosecutor, lawyer wife die in apparent murder-suicide in Fergus Falls
Franken denies some allegations, but plans resignation from U.S. Senate 'in a few weeks'
Yellowjackets get key road win over Breckenridge
Melgard's overtime winner gives DL conference victory
Perham cruises to a pair of wins in Bemidji
Perham hits from deep in home win
HOCKEY: Laker boys pick up first win on the road
Carol I. Bade
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights tonight
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
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
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
September 14, 2017
Making wishes come true, Dreams for Kids Rally in Perham raises money to help sick kids
Synonyms for the word wish include: hope and will. So when you see the Dreams for Kids Rally ride every September cruising down the byways and...
September 14, 2017 - 11:59am
September 9, 2017
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OK Tire should have its new facility open in December according to owner George Fresonke who said the new building will be be twice the size...
September 9, 2017 - 9:03am
September 8, 2017
Rebels get upper hand in first meeting
The last two Section 8AA and Heart O’Lakes Conference Champions squared off in an early season battle in Glyndon on Sept. 8. As was the case...
September 8, 2017 - 1:52pm
September 7, 2017
Perham football kicks off with Detroit Lakes
The Perham football team finally gets to strap up the pads and play for real when they square off with the Detroit Lakes Lakers on Friday, Sept....
September 7, 2017 - 12:40pm
September 6, 2017
Perham sweeps Laker volleyball
The Perham Yellowjackets swept Detroit Lakes 3-0 in Section 8AA volleyball Tuesday at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium. The Lakers were moved to 8AA...
September 6, 2017 - 11:32am
September 4, 2017
When darkness is in our backyards, let's turn on the light
It shakes a person's world when something happens like the murder/womb raiding of 22-year-old Savanna LaFontain-Greywind of Fargo. One of the people arrested for that crime is Brooke Crews, who spent time living in the Perham area. The arrest is fresh—she has not been convicted—but...
September 4, 2017 - 6:41pm
August 29, 2017
Back to the grind
Buses, kids, and parents hit the roads a little early this year in Perham, thanks to the new high school going up, with classes getting underway...
August 29, 2017 - 4:24pm
Conserving the family farm: Perham farmer finishes MN Ag water quality certification
It took over a year of hard work and dedication, but Bob and Tiffany Dombeck can finally say their farming operations just north of Perham are...
August 29, 2017 - 10:42am
August 27, 2017
Perham man dies in rollover crash
PERHAM, Minn. - A rural Perham man died in a rollover crash early Sunday, Aug. 27, the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office reported. The driver, Jack Januszewski, 24, 45524 440th St., was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash on 450th Street near Perham, the sheriff's office reported....
August 27, 2017 - 3:47pm
Perham Knights of Columbus donate $500 to community pantry
The Perham Area Knights of Columbus Council 1773 recently donated $500 to The Bridge Community Panty in Perham. The organization, consisting...
August 27, 2017 - 9:59am
August 26, 2017
Back to school
The school year is starting a tad early this year for the Perham-Dent School District to make time for the construction and other changes happening...
August 26, 2017 - 10:18am
August 25, 2017
Accidents and crime - Aug. 24 edition
Vehicle loses power, goes into ditch The driver of a Ford F150 went into a ditch when his truck suddenly lost power on Highway 78. Jeffrey Fritz, 31, was traveling north on the highway. He was transported to Perham Hospital for minor injuries. He was wearing his seat belt at the time...
August 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
August 23, 2017
Letter: Random act of kindness
I want to bring attention to this random act of kindness on the part of a young woman in the parking lot at Service Foods in Perham last week. I had just finished bringing my groceries to my car and placed them in the back. I opened the door, climbed into my car and put the key into...
August 23, 2017 - 4:40pm
August 22, 2017
Softball players take to the diamond for Dreams For Kids
Area slow-pitch softball players will take to the diamond on Aug. 26 for the first ever Dreams for Kids Co-Ed Softball Tournament at Arvig Park. The tournament is a new fundraiser, hoping to raise money for the Perham chapter of Dreams for Kids. However, while the competition begins...
August 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
August 16, 2017
Perham Pioneer Days
Ladys breakout our your bonnets, gentleman find your corn cob pipes and straw hats, it's time for Pioneer Days at the Perham Pioneer Village, August 19 and August 20.
August 16, 2017 - 2:04pm