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Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
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
Perham shuts down Pelican Rapids for 14th straight win
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
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
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
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
December 27, 2017
Perham area rallies for those in need in 2017
There was a wide array of notable stories in and around Perham in 2017. What's most notable, though, about the Perham community when looking...
December 27, 2017 - 8:21am
November 1, 2017
All dressed up with places to go on Halloween night, Trunks for Treats in Perham and Tables for Treats in Richville gave kids plenty of opportunities...
November 1, 2017 - 11:14am
October 26, 2017
Tables for Treats in Richville
The Rocking Horse Cafe is hosting Tables for Treats October 31, from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in Richville and invites everyone in the community to come out and enjoy games, goodies and prizes with friends and neighbors. Cafe owner Sandy Fithen said this is the second year she’s hosted the...
October 26, 2017 - 2:37pm
September 4, 2017
Spring cleaning this fall
It's time for Richville to get a little makeover. Mayor of Richville Terry Lee says the little town of about 100 residents had some city cleanliness ordinances established in the late-'80s, early-'90s that just sort of fell by the wayside--and he's decided to bring the lots back up...
September 4, 2017 - 4:04pm
June 24, 2017
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
It doesn't take too much to make a small town: a post office, a liquor store, and a cafe are three of the more main ingredients in most Minnesota...
June 24, 2017 - 10:36am
May 25, 2017
Perham area Memorial Day programs
Monday, May 29 is Memorial Day, a day to remember and honor the more than 1 million men and women who have given their lives in service to this...
May 25, 2017 - 8:56am
May 15, 2017
Community loses ‘an amazing woman’: Tanya Sazama passes away
The community lost a beloved member on Saturday, with the passing of Tanya Sazama. About 14 months after receiving a devastating diagnosis of...
May 15, 2017 - 3:17pm
February 24, 2017
Man suffers head injury in crash
A 35-year-old Richville man suffered a head injury in a two-vehicle crash northeast of Perham on Wednesday, Feb. 22, according to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office. Eric Ruther, driving a Pontiac PC, was eastbound on Otter Tail County Road 8 and failed to yield for a Dodge Ram...
February 24, 2017 - 2:23pm
Community rallies behind mother of four, big-time
The family of Tanya Sazama called on the community for help, and the community answered, big-time. Supporters and well-wishers crowded every...
January 24, 2017 - 4:45pm
September 16, 2016
Lundstroms to perform at Basswood Baptist
Larry and Gloria Lundstrom will perform in concert Sunday, Sept. 18, at 7 p.m. at Basswood Baptist Church in rural Richville. The Sisseton, S.D., couple has traveled the U.S. and Canada for more than 50 years, sharing their unique style of music, humor and ministry for families in...
September 16, 2016 - 2:36pm
July 14, 2016
Richville plans summer fun events
Starting Thursday July 21 and running through Sept. 1, the community of Richville has planned a number of summer fun event, including horse-drawn wagon rides and minnow races located by the Rockin Horse Café/Wild Stallion lounge. Participants will also be able to watch cotton candy...
July 14, 2016 - 1:28pm
May 12, 2016
Richville farmer's suet good eating for bear
The last thing Paul Lewin expected to see in his yard late one April Friday afternoon was a black bear. But an eight-footer was enjoying a block...
May 12, 2016 - 12:04pm
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
November 26, 2014
Fire damages Richville house
The Perham Fire Department responded to a house fire at about 10 a.m. in Richville on Sunday. According to Perham’s Fire Chief, Mark Schmidt,...
November 26, 2014 - 12:12pm