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Weekly police report - April 26 edition
Lake ice out expected to break records
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
Phelps Mill fish passage options will be studied
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
Perham earns a pair of road wins
Yellowjackets cruise in home opener
Perham Lakeside set for the new season
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
Dalton James McFadzen
Denise Renee McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Make and Take Class set for May 14
Chief Deputy Barry Fitzgibbons to file for Otter Tail County Sheriff
DuBois wins IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award program for excellence in book publishing
Looking Back - April 19 edition
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
'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
June 16, 2014
PHS grad celebrated as a Capuchin Friar
A man with Perham roots will mark a milestone as a Capuchin Friar. Brother Michael Gaffney, who attended Perham High School, will be one of 12 friars celebrating jubilee anniversaries at St. Lawrence Seminary in Mount Calvary, Wis., on July 18. The seminary is the founding site...
June 16, 2014 - 12:14pm
June 6, 2014
Vandalism reported at PHS
Perham High School was the subject of vandalism last week. On May 30, at 8:05 a.m., the Perham Police Department received a report of vandalism. An obscenity had been spray-painted near door number four of the building. The paint has already been removed and did not cause any...
June 6, 2014 - 12:23pm
May 29, 2014
Laughter and sincerity mark 2014 commencement ceremony
Sunday’s ceremony started with a ‘selfie’ as Perham High School sent off the graduating class of 2014. Student speakers who led the...
May 29, 2014 - 12:22pm
May 16, 2014
PHS scholarship winners honored
Students, parents and community members gathered in the Perham High School auditorium for the 28th Community Scholarship Awards Program on May 7. In all, 155 scholarships were awarded to students, from 39 sponsor groups. Some students received more than one award. Two new scholarships...
May 16, 2014 - 12:22pm
April 2, 2014
Day of Caring project applications due soon
Day of Caring is returning to Perham to help area seniors, veterans, and others with illnesses, injuries or special circumstances that make spring yard work difficult for them. On May 6, teams of Perham High School students will spend the morning doing outdoor projects for those...
April 2, 2014 - 2:52pm
February 5, 2014
Smile! It’s PHS Snow Ball royalty
Perham High School’s 2014 Snow Ball will take place on Saturday, Feb. 8, starting with dinner at The Cactus at 5 p.m. Coronation will be...
February 5, 2014 - 3:20pm
January 17, 2014
‘War Brides’ prepares to take the stage
The Perham High School One Act Players are at it again. This year, the group is performing “War Brides,” written in 1915 by Marion Craig...
January 17, 2014 - 11:39am
November 27, 2013
Pink for Palubicki
“Welcome back, Tammy!” That was the cheer heard loud and clear throughout the Perham High School lunch room last Tuesday afternoon. Students...
November 27, 2013 - 2:26pm
Fresh paint, new carpet among upcoming improvements at PHS
Students and staff at Perham High School may notice some changes when they get back from winter break. Some new flooring, paint, hand rails and stair treads are all on the docket as part of a repair and improvement plan approved by school board members at a meeting Nov. 20. The...
November 27, 2013 - 9:20am
November 26, 2013
Shawn Stafki named Teacher of the Year
Shawn Stafki has been named the Perham-Dent School District’s 2013 Teacher of the Year, it was announced last week. A native of Perham,...
November 26, 2013 - 3:14pm
November 25, 2013
6th Street SW parking no longer for students
In an attempt to keep teens from hanging out on Sixth Street SW near the high school, Perham City Councilors have agreed to designate the block from First to Second Ave. as ‘Resident Only Parking.’ The new parking rule will apply 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Police Chief...
November 25, 2013 - 2:44pm
November 8, 2013
HONK! This year’s Perham Community Musical
“The Ugly Duckling”: it’s a story most people have heard or read at some point in their lives. This year’s Perham community musical...
November 8, 2013 - 1:03pm
November 1, 2013
Play it again! After restructuring, band program looks to make a comeback
The instrumental music program in Perham is hitting all of the right notes after some restructuring this summer. Superintendent Mitch Anderson said that when he first came to Perham, he was surprised at how small the band program was compared to other districts. Part of the...
November 1, 2013 - 1:25pm
October 9, 2013
Perham and NY Mills celebrate Homecoming
Trey Moberg and Tina Scheidecker, left, were chosen Homecoming King and Queen during the Perham High School coronation held Oct. 1. Seniors...
October 9, 2013 - 2:40pm
September 25, 2013
PHS 2013 Homecoming Royalty
Perham High School students will be jazzing it up for this year’s “Great Gatsby”-themed Homecoming celebrations. Everyone is welcome...
September 25, 2013 - 3:27pm