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Church group takes on human trafficking in Thailand
Badges up in the big blue: Perham accepts donation to have police officers trained as pilots
Minnesota House approves lunches for all students
Building assessments continue to move ahead
Thefts near Vergas, Henning
Letter to the Editor: Boys basketball had season to celebrate
Letter to the Editor: Proud to wear Perham’s black and gold
Column: Out with the old, in with the new name
Column: St. James Hospital cared for 40,000 patients
Column: Nincompoops and knuckleheads
HISTORY MYSTERY OF THE WEEK: Name this road
Northwoods men’s group to host breakfast
Author with local ties to visit Perham, New York Mills
‘Dancing With the Stars’ returns to Perham this month
Two choirs, one concert this Friday at Perham Center for the Arts
Perham woman reflects on career as one of North Dakota’s first female lawyers
Autumn Ann Rue
Layton Henry Keranen
Kason Scott Gomez
Chamber announces 2014 award winners
Pequot Lakes defeats Hawley to earn a trip to Minnesota Class 2A state girls tournament
Fergus Falls wins third straight section title
8-2A Girls Basketball: Patriots hope to prevail again vs. Hawley
Wild halt skid with opportunistic win over Rangers
State indoor archery tournament in DL April 4-6
VIRGINIA "GINNY" (WEGSCHEID) RICHTER
GEORGE E. BORGERDING
LYNNE JOY WANDERI
Steel the spotlight: L&L's custom products found all over
Jobs committee makes progress on promotions, looks ahead to ‘phase two’
IFS proposes street closure to make more room for expansion
Lakeside to hold first ever Member Night
Wadena Board hears new architect's view of Courthouse remodeling
July 19, 2013
St. Paul’s youth attend national gathering
Youth from St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Perham attended the 2013 Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod National Youth Gathering in San Antonio on July 1-5. St. Paul’s sent 14 youth and four adults to participate alongside of the more than 25,000 others who attended the gathering. The...
news / education
July 19, 2013 - 11:50am
July 18, 2013
Jefferson Lines adds a stop in Perham
Jefferson Lines Bus Company has launched a new route connecting Duluth to Fargo, and it includes a stop at the Perham Tesoro. Effective last Wednesday, the route includes one daily run in either direction between Duluth and Fargo, with stops in several other Minnesota communities,...
news / local
July 18, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 21, 2013
Six weeks in Iceland: Perham grad discovers heritage, adventure
Most college students’ summer plans center around a part-time job, internship, or a vacation or three. Emily Wurgler, a 2010 graduate of Perham High School and current senior at Concordia College in Moorhead, has found a way to combine elements of all three – she is going on...
news / education
June 21, 2013 - 12:42pm
October 31, 2011
Column: An otter's tale: The best in animal body part place names
OTTER TAIL COUNTY, Minn. - Your mind has plenty of time to wander on the four-and-a-half-hours-plus between Duluth and Fargo. The road signs help by encouraging no end of mental meanderings. Like what's with the fascination over otters and their tails? There's the Otter Tail River...
entertainment / opinion / news / columns
October 31, 2011 - 8:29am
March 9, 2011
Local travelers experience African safari
Lions, elephants and cheetahs, oh my. Some local travelers recently got up close and personal with animals most people can only see at a zoo....
local / news
March 9, 2011 - 3:00pm
August 31, 2010
Frazee FACT invites members on New York trip
Would you like to go to New York City? Well, now is your chance. Frazee Arts & Cultural Travelers (FACT) would like to invite members of the community to join us on our journey to New York City March 14-17, 2011. FACT is made up of juniors and seniors from Frazee High School interested...
August 31, 2010 - 1:02pm
April 22, 2010
Fourteen return from Israel with a dream fulfilled
Ask most people if they would ever like to go to the Holy Land and the answer is usually the same: "Yes, someday." Pastor Dirk Currier, Northwoods...
April 22, 2010 - 11:57am
August 19, 2009
Perham represented at world record 181 fire truck parade
Perham helped make history August 15, when it joined the world record line-up of 181 fire trucks in Casselton, ND. "I like to think of it as Perham being part of the record, not just the fire department. It was a Perham truck that was there," said Perham firefighter Robert Sim,...
entertainment / news
August 19, 2009 - 7:17am
July 29, 2009
COLUMN: Otter Tail lake country, Thumper Pond in the news--unfortunately
The East Otter Tail lake country made front page news this week, but it wasn't exactly the kind of publicity we seek out--especially during the vacation season in our lake-rich area. This is a time for us to promote fun-in-the-sun, summer recreation and old fashion Minnesota hospitality....
news / region
July 29, 2009 - 10:27am
March 12, 2009
Officials: travel advisories serious business
Tuesday's fatal crash on Interstate 29 near Hillsboro, N.D., should send a message to drivers, said Jim Prochniak. "It certainly puts an exclamation point, when we're saying 'no travel advised or road closed,' we certainly do mean that," said Prochniak, a captain with the North Dakota...
March 12, 2009 - 3:08pm
August 28, 2008
A journey on the Silk Road
"There is an old legend that God saved Georgia for last. He gave out all the lands of the world to different people, and the Georgians were, of course, late to the party, and there was nothing left for them. But God so enjoyed their toasting and revelry that he gave them a section...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
February 7, 2008
RV-camping needed to bolster area tourism
More camping, RV and lodging options were one of the travel-tourism priorities that emerged during a discussion of Perham's future economic development. Various topics, from industrial to retail to medical services, were discussed during an open forum Jan. 31.
February 7, 2008 - 12:00am