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Perham Speech Team brings home state medals
Resident request may prompt speed study on County Road 51
OK health ranking for Otter Tail County
Kid’s Adventure adds full-day programming, adjusts tuition
Perham Fire District to get new truck
Jazz topple Wolves in Adelman's possible finale
Football: Minnesota district scheduling puts rivalries on shaky ground
East Grand Forks head football coach steps down
Scheidecker named team MVP at girls basketball awards ceremony
Summer LAPS registration Monday, April 21
HOWARD MARVIN KARKELA
EDWIN ALBERT LENIUS
DOUGLAS C. RUDOLPH
BEVERLEY ANN (PARCHEM) VADNAIS
Rotarian Bob Sim named A Paul Harris Fellow
Weslee Allen Beyer
Makenna Kay Kort
Cassidee May Sazama
Koli Lane Torgerson
Lakes Café to reopen soon sporting a fresh new look
Tri-Board addresses PACC’s future
Otter Tail Power names new president
KLN to bring workers from abroad
Nyhus certified in Parkinson’s speech treatment
Letter to the Editor: Corrupt trading in crude oil is the biggest crime of the century
Column: I’m just sayin’: There’s a methane to this madness
Column: How not to talk to women
Editorial: Distracted driving deserves our full attention
Guest Editorial: The healthier our children, the better our society
Stellar performance by Perham High School Choir
Take a gamble on this year’s Spring Fling
Chamber awards banquet is coming up next Thursday
Miss Perham Scholarship program to host two fundraisers April 26
Ottertail eggs-travaganza Saturday
February 22, 2013
Perham gymnasts finish fourth, New Prague state champs
MINNEAPOLIS - For the second straight season, the Perham Yellowjackets finished in fourth place at the State Class A Gymnastics Meet Friday afternoon. Perham finished with a total score of 143.3. New Prague just missed a score of 150, totaling 149.6 to win the state championship....
February 22, 2013 - 6:32pm
February 21, 2013
Excited Perham gymnasts ready for state meet
PERHAM -- This weekend Perham makes its 11th consecutive trip to the Minnesota Class A State Gymnastics Meet at the University of Minnesota and keeping that streak alive is something this young team was determined to continue. "We just wanted to get there and keep our section streak...
February 21, 2013 - 7:26am
February 20, 2013
Berby, DeConcini to play in Bantam A regional tournament
Perham's Tyler Berby and Jack DeConcini, members of the Detroit Lakes Bantam A team will be playing in the Regional tournament in Anoka after DL won the District 15 championship 4-2 over Alexandria. The Lakers also defeated Fergus Falls 6-1. Detroit Lakes will be the District 15...
February 20, 2013 - 3:18pm
Section 6A Girls Basketball playoff seeding announced
The No. 6-seeded New York Mills Eagles will take on No. 3 Norman County West in Halstad Thursday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. The winner will advance to the North Subsection quarterfinals, likely, against the No. 2 seed Lake Park-Audubon. The Raiders will play the winner of one of the two...
February 20, 2013 - 11:26am
February 19, 2013
Boys Basketball: Perham cruises to 61-33 victory over Pequot Lakes
PERHAM -- Eight different Yellowjackets scored in the first half as Perham put away Pequot Lakes early in a 61-33 Section 8AA victory Tuesday evening. Perham led 15-8 before going on an 11-0 run to a 26-8 cushion. Eli Beachy scored seven of his first half leading 10 points during...
February 19, 2013 - 9:06pm
State 2A wrestling seeds announced
The seeds and match-ups have been announced for the 2013 Class 2A State wrestling team tournament, which will take begin at 9 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Four teams return from the 2012 state tournament: Kasson-Mandorville, Perham, Simley and Foley. Kasson-Mandorville...
February 19, 2013 - 9:40am
Updated: Perham girls basketball at D-G-F canceled
GLYNDON -- Due to a lack of gymnasium availability and schedule conflicts the girls basketball game of Perham at D-G-F, originally scheduled for tonight, Tuesday, Feb. 19, has been changed from Postponed status to Canceled. The Section 8A individual wrestling tournament is being...
February 19, 2013 - 9:37am
February 18, 2013
Border West ends NY Mills wrestling team season in Section semis
WADENA -- The top seeds played out as expected at the Section 6A wrestling tournament. Top-seeded Barnesville defeated No. 2 Border West handily...
February 18, 2013 - 1:40pm
Girls Basketball: Eagle girls win two of three road games
WAUBUN -- The New York Mills girls basketball team snapped a four-game losing streak and won two of three games on the road last week to improve to 8-12 overall. The Eagles defeated Waubun 61-47 Tuesday behind a huge scoring night by Ellie Rutten. Rutten scored over half the Eagles'...
February 18, 2013 - 1:15pm
Perham's John McEachran to receive Butch Nash Award
John McEachran of Perham will be honored at the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA) 49th Annual Football Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday, April 6. McEachern will receive the Butch Nash Outstanding Assistant Coach Award. The Butch Nash award is given by the MFCA to the...
February 18, 2013 - 12:25pm
Perham wrestlers defend 8AA title Saturday
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- The defending Section 8AA champions and No.
state / sports
February 18, 2013 - 12:22pm
February 16, 2013
Meyer and Martinson lead Perham to 11th straight Section title
PARK RAPIDS - The battle for the Section 8A gymnastics championship was a two-team race between No. 9 Perham and No. 8 Detroit Lakes.
February 16, 2013 - 5:49pm
February 15, 2013
Jackets stomp Rebels; Nuggets clinch HOL title
PERHAM - After losing a bit of swagger suffering back-to-back losses for the only time this season, Perham followed up the Barnesville and Hawley...
February 15, 2013 - 11:41pm
Play bean bags for the Yellowjackets
The Perham Backcourt Club will be holding a bean bag tournament and social night fundraiser this Saturday, Feb. 16 at Whiskey River. A free junior tournament will start at 5 p.m.
sports / entertainment / education / events
February 15, 2013 - 11:35am
NY Mills Elementary wrestling
NEW YORK MILLS The New York Mills Youth Wrestling Tournament was held January 25 at the Sports Center for grades K-6. Trophies were awarded for first through third place.
February 15, 2013 - 10:46am