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Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Looking Back - Jan. 11 edition
Tractors destroyed in rural Pelican Rapids fire
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
MCFEELY: Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Did you see the 30-pointer? You can in Perham: MN Monster Buck Classic coming Friday-Sunday
Simley wins battle of state-ranked teams
Late run lifts Yellowjackets to home win
Judy K. Houghton
James Willis Chandler, Jr.
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
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
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
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
Linda Schultz retirement party set for Dec. 27
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?
'Ol Gordie from Perham inspires without even trying
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 23, 2017
Anonymous donor pays off school lunch tabs
An anonymous donation of nearly seven thousand dollars was given to the Perham-Dent Public School district to pay off overdue lunch tabs for students on the free and reduced lunch program. "This is the first time we've received this type of donation," Superintendent Mitch Anderson...
December 23, 2017 - 8:48am
October 20, 2017
Perham school board talks changes in daily procedures
The Perham School Board met Wednesday, Oct. 11, and among the items discussed at the meeting were possible changes to the daily high school routine next year, participation by middle school students in the Knowledge Bowl, and the start of "Buzzin About You" at the elementary school....
October 20, 2017 - 3:32pm
March 9, 2017
Perham schools to open one week earlier this fall
With construction of the new Perham-Dent High School expected to be well underway by fall, the school board voted on Wednesday to start the next...
March 9, 2017 - 3:38pm
January 12, 2017
An inside look at the new Perham High School: Renderings of the great hall released
The Perham-Dent School District is unclear yet when the shovel will hit the ground on the new high school, but much of the planning work is coming...
January 12, 2017 - 9:13am
May 5, 2016
Schematic design of new high school approved
An initial design for the new high school in Perham was accepted by the Perham-Dent School District board last Wednesday, when it reviewed the...
May 5, 2016 - 11:21am
March 19, 2015
Referendum preparations continue: Architect selected, meeting dates set
The Perham-Dent School Board continued its preparations for the upcoming referendum vote at its regular March meeting. Following the board’s February decision to move forward with a May 12 building referendum vote, an architect’s proposal has now been presented and accepted....
March 19, 2015 - 2:26pm
February 12, 2015
New school board members talk goals, challenges
Three newly elected school board members are settling into the New Year, and their new roles, within the Perham-Dent School District. The...
February 12, 2015 - 1:41pm
January 29, 2015
Referendum talks continue, repairs approved at PHS
The Perham-Dent School Board is continuing its preparations to hold a building referendum. Preliminary discussions have focused around potentially holding the vote on May 12 or 19; both dates are Tuesdays. The referendum would pay for several construction projects that were...
January 29, 2015 - 1:44pm
January 17, 2014
New hire in Frazee sits on school board
Monday night, the Frazee-Vergas School Board approved hiring one of their own as a paraprofessional substitute in the district. Board member Jim Nelson requested being hired as a para sub for the district. The request was granted, but not before Frazee resident and former school...
January 17, 2014 - 10:10am
June 28, 2012
Perham school district will temporarily cover tech costs
Preemptive spending on technology will create a temporary deficit in the Perham-Dent School District's general fund. At a meeting last week, the school board approved a preliminary 2012-2013 budget with a general fund deficit of $781,919. Superintendent Mitch Anderson explained...
June 28, 2012 - 10:00am