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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
April 10, 2009
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Youth are certainly a resource to community
This is a follow up to Fred Sailer's heartfelt message on our children. Thank you for seeing the value in our youth. Yes, far too often, we pass them by because we don't even try to understand them. They dress different, listen to different music, look different; let's face it, we...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our kids are worth the investment
On Thursday [March 26] as I watched nearly 400 Perham High School students help sandbag in Oxbow, N.D., I couldn't help but wonder: Would the good people of Oxbow vote "No" on a levy to give these kids access to the best possible education? I think not. I was so proud of each and...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
April 2, 2009
Mills students impressive in volunteer effort
(Editor's note: The following article is a first-hand account written by Pam Robinson documenting a day sandbagging with New York Mills High...
April 2, 2009 - 7:00am
March 27, 2009
Snow + Rain + Sun = Flood
Photos and story by Rebecca Huebsch-Perham High School student photographer Snow + Rain + Sun = Flood. This is a different type of equation...
March 27, 2009 - 10:00am
February 26, 2009
Students fear costly education
Only the rich will be able to send their children to college if Minnesota chops higher education funding too much, a student told a University of Minnesota Wednesday student rally. Parents' dreams of sending children to college have "become a nightmare of excessive debt," Mike McBride...
February 26, 2009 - 2:13pm
January 2, 2009
Perham HS students earn 586 college-level credits through advanced classes offered locally
Perham-Dent students and families may have saved nearly $90,000 in tuition costs in the 2008-2009 school year. Administration at the Perham Dent schools has been preparing an annual report for the school board, which illustrates how many college prep and advanced placement course...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Update: Million penny project
By Thanksgiving, Perham Heart of the Lakes students hope to have 100,000 pennies. By May, a million. At this rate, a couple dozen grade schoolers might accomplish what district residents couldn't at the November 4 levy referendum vote: raise additional money for the school's operating...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
The whole world on a wall
The world on a wall--that's what Perham students now have as a learning tool in social studies class. The map covers an entire wall, applied...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Middle school students show volunteer spirit
Prairie Wind Middle School students helped one of their own, and the broader community, with two separate projects this fall. The PWMS Student Council and staff collected donations of more than $200 for Cody Jacobson and his family. The family lost virtually everything in a September...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
All PHS music students join for St. Henry's concert
It was a unique setting for a unique, first-ever concert combining Perham school choirs, orchestra and band. St. Henry's Church was packed for...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Keepsake quilt preserves memories of 2008 students for Perham teacher
For teacher Lance Rach, the 2007-2008 school year is full of warm fuzzies--literally and forever. On a cold winter night in, say, year 2021, the Heart of the Lakes elementary teacher will be wrapped in warm memories of his fourth grade class. Rach's students and their parents surprised...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am