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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham's DeConcini, Beachy crowned Homecoming king and queen
Seeking local 'characters, kind folks and curmudgeons' for upcoming story series
$114,577 winning lottery ticket sold in Perham at Dean's Country Market
Serena Langen reaches career milestone
Perham volleyball runs winning streak to nine with sweep of Hawley
Ryder Cup neighborhood gets no-pedestrian zone in Chaska
Perham boys cross country top Class A team at Mega Meet
Covington leads the pack at Milaca Mega Meet
Charlotte June Huddleston
Herbert H. Limmer
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
TSMA's October meeting planned in Glenwood Oct. 4
Nest business opening in October
Preparing to become a caregiver takes planning
Store owner makes clean break from business
Felix joins Karkela, Hunt and Cheshire law firm
Debbie Irmen column: Nothing replaces first-day-of-school freshness
No solution in sight to approve tax relief
No matter what, oil will move
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
It's a dirty job
January 23, 2015
‘Art’ of the matter: Retired teacher, Marlene Johnson, keeps art alive in HOTL classrooms
Once a month, Marlene Johnson wheels her cart full of paper, pencils, books and other supplies into classrooms at Heart of the Lakes Elementary,...
January 23, 2015 - 2:24pm
January 19, 2015
PHS crowns Snow Ball royalty
Hope Slettebak and William Parks were crowned as Perham High School’s Snow Ball King and Queen on Saturday, prior to the formal dance. Snow...
January 19, 2015 - 10:36am
January 15, 2015
National Mentoring Month: Enjoying some ‘girl time’
Editor’s note: This is the third in a weekly series on youth mentors with the Perham Area Kinship program, in light of January being National...
January 15, 2015 - 4:36pm
January 14, 2015
Snow Ball week starts Saturday
Snow Ball week begins this Saturday, Jan. 17 with a coronation ceremony in the Perham High School Auditorium at 7:15 p.m., followed by a dance...
January 14, 2015 - 4:42pm
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...
December 31, 2014 - 12:52pm
Close-Up group preps for trip to Washington, D.C.
It’s been 10 years since Perham High School has participated in the Close-Up program in Washington D.C. On March 29, the school will send a...
December 31, 2014 - 12:22pm
Local students share their camp RYLA experiences
Four area students sponsored by the Perham Rotary Club attended a Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA) camp at the University of Minnesota in...
December 31, 2014 - 12:01pm
December 24, 2014
Middle school meteorologist: Perham girl is ‘weather kid’ on evening newscast
It was just something to do while standing in line for the Ferris wheel. Madison Ruther’s mom, Tiffany, encouraged her to fill out a registration...
December 24, 2014 - 11:41am
December 12, 2014
Hip, hip, hoo-RAY! Students and staff cheer on Perham-Dent’s Teacher of the Year, Heidi Solberg
The triumphant “Chariots of Fire” theme song and enthusiastic shouts of “Hip, hip, hoo-RAY!” echoed through the halls of Heart of the...
December 12, 2014 - 1:13pm
Hashing out plans for a new high school
The Perham-Dent School Board and administration met last week for their second work session to discuss the district’s future building projects. Discussion leading up to and at the Dec. 2 meeting has been based on an apparent consensus to move forward with planning for and building...
December 12, 2014 - 12:38pm
December 11, 2014
Perham High School students attend We Day
A concert crossed with a youth rally and topped with inspirational speakers: We Day is a celebration for students who have given back to their communities and other communities around the globe. It also encourages them to continue their work. On Nov. 12, a group of 14 students...
December 11, 2014 - 4:54pm
Technology 101 for parents at PHS
Perham High School will host a class next week for parents who could use a helping hand to understand the technology and websites their children may be using. The session will be held on Monday, Dec. 15, from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in the high school’s student union. Topics will include...
December 11, 2014 - 4:43pm
December 1, 2014
Meet your teacher: Mark Rice
This is the eleventh in a series of stories introducing new teachers who have joined the Perham-Dent School District. Mark Rice is...
December 1, 2014 - 8:00am
November 28, 2014
New task force holds first meeting: Band program growing, audit reveals no issues
The November meeting of the Perham-Dent School Board was a busy one, with members hearing updates on a new task force and the band program, reviewing the district’s annual audit report and approving two school-based trips. High school repurposing task force meets Following...
November 28, 2014 - 11:52am
November 26, 2014
WDC rallies around student, coach diagnosed with cancer
Wadena-Deer Creek students are making a difference in a fellow student's life. The WDC Student Council is organizing several fundraisers...
November 26, 2014 - 10:47am