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School board has construction site walk through
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
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
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
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
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
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
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
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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 9, 2017
Why North Dakota farmers are raising more sheep
There's growing interest in sheep in North Dakota and the numbers are rising recently. North Dakota and Minnesota Lamb and Wool Producers held...
December 9, 2017 - 8:30am
September 3, 2015
School Starts: Enrollment even higher than expected
Summer vacation came to a close for Perham students on Tuesday, with the start of a new school year. Enrollment numbers in the Perham-Dent...
September 3, 2015 - 4:00pm
April 22, 2015
WDC teacher charged with sexually assaulting student
Wadena-Deer Creek social studies teacher is charged with molesting a student at his Henning home last week after paying her to clean cabins....
April 22, 2015 - 4:22pm
April 2, 2015
Body of young woman pulled from river in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Hennepin County sheriff’s water patrol pulled the body of a young woman from the Mississippi River near downtown Minneapolis on Wednesday evening, but have yet to confirm her identity. Authorities have been searching that area of the river since the Friday...
April 2, 2015 - 11:56am
March 31, 2015
Missing U of M student presumed dead after video shows her entering river
MINNEAPOLIS - The search for missing University of Minnesota student Jennifer Houle has shifted to the Mississippi River after video showed...
March 31, 2015 - 10:41am
February 10, 2015
Police seek info on vehicle in death of NDSU freshman
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Moorhead police say drugs and alcohol did not kill Thomas Bearson, the North Dakota State University homicide victim found dead in a Moorhead RV lot last September. That’s from Moorhead Police Lt.
February 10, 2015 - 10:19am
January 29, 2015
School bus runs over boy's legs in front of Pelican Rapids High School
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. – A bus ran over the legs of a boy who slipped and fell near the high school here on Wednesday, police said. The boy, an elementary school student, was taken to a local hospital, Pelican Rapids Police Chief Jeff Stadum said. The accident...
January 29, 2015 - 10:44am
NDSU sexual assault suspect turns himself in
A suspect in a Dec 20 sexual assault near the North Dakota State University campus has turned himself in after police called for the public’s help in locating the man. The Fargo Police Department announced that Stanley Joe Busche, 39, turned himself into law enforcement...
December 29, 2014 - 10:05am
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 23, 2014
College student found safe
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The 18-year-old Bemidji State University student who was reported missing has been found “safe,” according to the Leech Lake Tribal Police. The police on Monday had asked for the public’s help in locating Erik Jones, 18, a Cass Lake native who was reportedly...
December 23, 2014 - 11:38am
December 11, 2014
20-year-old BSU student dies after being found in wooded area
BEMIDJI -- A 20-year-old female BSU student was pronounced dead Wednesday morning after she was found unconscious in a wooded area in Bemidji. Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin said a person out for a morning walk noticed Sandra Lommen, 20, lying in a wooded area near...
December 11, 2014 - 11:04am
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
September 30, 2014
'Heaven needed a point guard': Mourners gather to remember NDSU student Thomas Bearson
SARTELL, Minn. – While authorities investigate the death of 18-year-old North Dakota State University student Thomas Bearson, about 1,250...
September 30, 2014 - 10:03am
June 16, 2014
Perham student wins ag award
Shawna Loerzel, a Perham High School student, was recently presented with the school’s highest agricultural honor: the DEKALB Agricultural Accomplishment Award, sponsored by the Monsanto Company. Loerzel, daughter of Rich and Denise Loerzel, received the award for excellence...
June 16, 2014 - 12:28pm
The following local students have been named to the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse 2014 spring semester dean’s list: Betsy Helmeke, New York Mills, majoring in political science. Tanner Hofius, Perham, majoring in archaeological studies. Kelsi Vomacka, Perham, majoring...
June 16, 2014 - 12:26pm