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Perham EMS worker honored in Outstanding Traffic Safety Partners of the Year
Summer activities for kids offered at Perham Area Public Library
AgweekTV: Better grilling
UPDATE: Last of 9 prisoners who escaped in state van caught on Minneapolis bridge
Near the front lines
Speicher to compete at National Championships
Perham upsets Osakis in subsection semifinals
Yellowjackets run streak to nine straight
Perham tennis downs Minnewaska, falls to Crookston
Perham girls golf continues HOL dominance
Herbert R. Woods
Bruce D. Williamson
Tristan Adam Wike
Jaxson Michael Umland
Brooklyn Rae Collins
Chase Owen Hall
Leo James Nordick
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Local bank president among those who met with President Trump
Don't let the bugs bug you: new mosquito prevention business coming to Perham area
New border tax would affect Minnesota businesses
Lil' Evil relocating to new, larger location on Perham's East Main
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
The birds and the bees of planting apple trees
MN House and Senate budget proposals concerning
What is a bumper height law and the law about tires that extend out past the fenders?
Letter: The new Republican repeal and Replace plan
Investing in a 21st Century workforce
Perham area calendar of events
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Elementary art exhibit showcases students' best
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
September 11, 2015
Marcell recounts events on day of shooting
Perham- With a notorized eviction notice on his front door, Mike Marcell Jr. walked the 20 yards to his landlord’s home to say he needed more...
September 11, 2015 - 5:08pm
September 4, 2015
VIDEO: Shooting incident in Perham
Video from the scene.
September 4, 2015 - 12:40pm
Landlord in custody after shooting tenant east of Perham
Perham, MN (WDAY/WDAZ TV) – One person is in custody after an early morning shooting east of Perham today. Otter Tail County officials...
September 4, 2015 - 12:28pm
May 26, 2015
2 dead, including shooter, after gunshots at Grand Forks Walmart
Two people are dead after a shooting at the Walmart in south Grand Forks early this morning. The Grand Forks Air Force Base said a local...
May 26, 2015 - 1:44pm
State probes elk deaths
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is investigating the shooting deaths of two northwestern Minnesota bull elk. The two were killed near Grygla in an area that has been closed to hunting since 2012. “Our investigation found that these elk had been...
March 26, 2015 - 12:23pm
March 18, 2015
Gunman in standoff identified
ST. PAUL -- Police have released the identity of the man who was killed after an hour-long standoff in a St. Paul neighborhood Monday. Justin Todd Tolkinen, 28, of St. Paul died after wielding an assault rifle Monday afternoon near White Bear Avenue. After shouting obscenities...
March 18, 2015 - 10:49am
January 27, 2015
2 New Hope police officers shot at City Hall; gunman killed
NEW HOPE, Minn. - Two police officers were injured by a gunman outside a New Hope City Council meeting on Monday night. The gunman was fatally shot by police, authorities said. The incident happened outside the council chambers after two new officers were sworn...
January 27, 2015 - 10:16am
January 6, 2015
1 dead, 1 victim in stable condition in Brainerd shootings
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A man is dead, a woman is in stable condition at a Twin Cities hospital and two men are in Crow Wing County Jail after...
January 6, 2015 - 10:14am
October 13, 2014
Woman's home shot at in the night
An 83-year-old Bluffton woman was awakened just after midnight on Friday after someone shot at her home. Agnes Geiser told the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office that a window of her house was broken. She had been sleeping in the next room when she heard the glass break. According...
October 13, 2014 - 10:17am
September 19, 2014
Man in custody after shooting deputy near Crookston; officer wearing bulletproof vest uninjured
CROOKSTON, Minn. - A man who shot but did not wound a Polk County sheriff’s deputy near Crookston on Thursday afternoon is in custody,...
September 19, 2014 - 10:34am
August 9, 2014
Vikings player among 'multiple' shot at Minneapolis nightclub
A Minnesota Vikings player was one of "multiple people" wounded in a shooting in Minneapolis' Warehouse District early Saturday morning. Officers were called to SoundBar nightclub, at 400 Third Ave. N., about 1:50 a.m. Saturday and found several people with gunshot wounds, according...
August 9, 2014 - 1:57pm
July 31, 2014
Top brass shoot at Tuffy's Pet Food Open
PERHAM — Top brass members of the Minnesota Skeet Shooters Association attended the Tuffy’s Pet Food Open at Fort Thunder Shooting Center...
July 31, 2014 - 2:04pm
July 10, 2014
Hanson runner-up at state clays
ALEXANDRIA — The Perham clay target team completed their season with an 11th place finish in Class AA at the Minnesota State High School Clay...
July 10, 2014 - 10:16am
June 22, 2014
Seven in custody after standoff at Red Lake; multiple agencies respond to shots fired near Redby
REDBY, Minn. -- Seven people are in custody after a nearly 10-hour standoff that began with reports of gunfire Friday on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, the Headwaters SWAT team and the FBI, assisted...
June 22, 2014 - 8:38pm
May 30, 2014
Fort Thunder introducing Combo League
Fort Thunder Shooting Center is starting a new summer league that will run for 10 weeks, the Combo League. The first five weeks of league will be shooting trap; the second five weeks shooting skeet. Shooting will begin Sunday, June 15 and run until the week of August 17. Teams...
May 30, 2014 - 2:21pm