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Lifelong dream comes true for PHS grad
Becker County crash injures Ulen teen
Man arrested for allegedly threatening hit-and-run victim with chainsaw
Room to learn: Special education, gymnasium key areas for middle school plans
First wild bird with avian flu confirmed in Yellow Medicine County
SB: Yellowjackets and Lakers slug way to split
Base: 'Jackets and Lakers split conference doubleheader
Golf: Yellowjackets grab firm lead on HOL
Base: Sweep of Staples-Motley sets up a battle of Mid-State unbeatens
Golf: Yellowjacket boys first at Cardinal Invitational
ERMA I. CARLSON
DUANE NELS HANSON
MICHAEL "MIKE" FROSLEE
JOHN LOYD MATEJKA
Birth: Marcel Robert Karley Myers
Birth: Luther David Fraki
Birth: Eliana Jean Walker
Birth: Callie Christina Tumberg
Birth: Aliana Cameo Raisanen
Same name, new game
Massage therapist joins the PACC
Second Chance Boutique offers up-scale used clothing in current fashions
Investing now means lower costs later
Thoughts on the high school
Why I voted “Yes”
I thought “No,” then I got educated
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
'The Gathering' returns to the PACC this weekend for the 18th annual event
December 31, 2014
Planting seeds of kindness: HOTL students take a pledge to be kind to others
A smile, hearing “please” and “thank you” or having a door held open – these simple actions don’t take a lot of effort, but students at Perham’s Heart of the Lakes Elementary School have learned that these simple, little actions can have a big impact on others. Throughout...
news / education
December 31, 2014 - 12:52pm
July 25, 2014
Gorentz Dairy named Otter Tail County’s Farm Family of the Year
Gorentz Dairy, of Dent, has been honored by the University of Minnesota as the 2014 Farm Family of the Year in Otter Tail County. Gorentz Dairy is a fifth generation family farm that has been in the family since 1911. Steve Gorentz and his father, Edward, farmed together until...
news / local
July 25, 2014 - 10:26am
February 26, 2009
Federal money boosts state road program
Federal funds meant to spur the economy will help make this one of Minnesota's busiest road construction years. Federal economic stimulus money will provide $180 million for 60 Minnesota transportation projects outside the Twin Cities, Gov. Tim Pawlenty announced Wednesday. By the...
February 26, 2009 - 2:11pm
December 3, 2008
St. Henry's Christmas program will be unique experience for students
Staff and students of St. Henry's Area School are preparing for their annual Christmas program. As in past years, the program centers around the story of Christ's birth. This year promises to be a unique approach to telling the story. The public is invited to attend the performances...
December 3, 2008 - 12:00am
November 5, 2008
Kosiak speaks at Perham Vet's Day program
Perham High School vocal music director Kevin Kosiak, an Army National Guardsman who returned late this summer from a full year tour of duty in Iraq, will be guest speaker for the annual Veterans Day program. The program will be hosted at the Perham High School auditorim November...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 2, 2008
Perham city wins $30,000 'cash prize' from Economic Development Admin.
Some last minute scrambling to meet deadline produced $30,000 in revenue for the city of Perham. Under a relatively new federal Economic Development Administration program, Perham was one of only a handful of Minnesota cities to earn a performance award. Notified of the program...
October 2, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Perham students can explore careers in the food business
Despite all the gloom and doom news on the economy, food service is an industry with a steady stream of jobs. In response to this demand for workers and managers, Perham students can learn about the food business in the classroom. Perham High School recently announced that it will...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
July 16, 2008
Solar panels a 'sunny' deal for Perham woman
This winter, Betty Dockter anticipates a 12 to 25 percent reduction in the amount of heat she will be paying for to keep her house warm. The reason? Three solar thermal panels were recently installed on the back of her home in northeast Perham. These panels, which were purchased...
July 16, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Aakre selected to participate in agriculture, leadership program
Carl Aakre of Perham has been selected as a participant in the next Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership (MARL) Program class (MARL Class V). Aakre is an Agriculture Science teacher at Perham High School and an education associations leader. "Competition for positions in the...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am