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Perham farm helps families create Christmas traditions
Police investigate Valley News Live reporter for hidden-camera story inside area elementary schools
'Things aren't right': Inspector's instincts led to arrest of vampire-fanatic trucker accused of keeping a sex slave
Minnesota guardsman accused of fraud, seeking fake IDs for militia
SUV goes through ice on Lake Bemidji
Editorial: Website makes it easier to give locally
Column: Where ‘haywire’ comes from
Letter to the Editor: Forecasts call for dropping temps, rising state surplus
APPLAUSE / A PAUSE
Guest Editorial: 5 years later: A promise of cleaner water and a healthier environment
15-year-old Perham singer, pianist releases first album
UMC Women to host fundraiser lunch, bake sale
History Myster of the Week: Who is this man?
Dent to host ‘Santa Day’ on Saturday, Dec. 14
From Miss Minnesota to musician
Perham area native, father of four struggling with heart problems; community called on for help
Beautification committee spreads holiday cheer with lights, banners and other festive décor
Grace Christine Schornack
Eli Jude Richter
Perham outswims Tigers
Reports: Twins reach deal with OF Kubel
Special teams key Sharks' win vs. Wild
GBB: Barnesville snaps Perham girls' win streak
Perham boys remain No. 1 in latest 2A boys basketball poll
GERTRUDE F. HARVEY
Dean’s, Landmark host open houses
Perham sells two lots to IFS for $0
Anderson joins Counselor Realty of DL
Salon on Second gets new owner, new name
Santa Anonymous donation boxes out at businesses
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
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
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
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