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Vergas child airlifted to Fargo after lawn mowing accident
Driver of potato truck injured in crash near Perham
Crew cleans hazardous material at Otter Tail County Recycling Center
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds of collision
N.D. man among two dead in I-94 crash in central Minn.
Perham tennis gets win over rival, Wadena-Deer Creek
A leader on and off the field
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Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Perham hosts annual Harvest Fest Saturday
Community blood drive happening in October
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Nest business opening in October
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Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
A Center for the Arts will feature Flamenco and Mediterranean Music from Spain: Las Migas
The Rose Ensemble brings program about Jerusalem to Detroit Lakes
Kirkbride Art and History weekend is Sept. 16-17 in Fergus Falls
Another kind of 'dance fever'
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Vergas child airlifted to Fargo after lawn mowing accident
April 10, 2013
Winter storm could dump 6 to 10 inches of snow on southeastern North Dakota, west-central Minnesota
GRAND FORKS, N.D. – A winter storm has the potential to dump 6 to 10 inches of snow over southeastern North Dakota and west-central Minnesota on Thursday, the National Weather Service says. A winter storm watch is in effect from late tonight through late Thursday night for counties...
April 10, 2013 - 11:37am
March 17, 2013
UPDATE: Interstate 94, Highway 10, Highway 210 reopen
The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol reopened three roadways in west central Minnesota at 5 p.m. Monday. The highways include: Interstate 94 between Moorhead and AlexandriaHighway 10 between Moorhead and AudubonHighway 210 between Breckenridge...
March 17, 2013 - 11:22pm
March 13, 2013
Melting snow won’t help drought
Roughly 70 percent of Minnesota is in extreme drought or severe drought. “All of the snow that has fallen over the winter by and large remains on top of the landscape, a landscape that is largely frozen,” he said. Despite winter precipitation that’s a little above average for...
March 13, 2013 - 12:06pm
More snow expected today and Thursday; winds may cause blowing and drifting
FARGO - Another round of snow is expected today and Thursday across eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota, with the potential for 2 to 4 inches and localized amounts of around 5 inches near heavier snow bands, the National Weather Service says. A winter weather advisory...
February 13, 2013 - 4:24pm
February 11, 2013
Flurry of activity: People and plows are out and about after yesterday's blizzard
The Perham area was pummeled with well over 12 inches of snow on Sunday, keeping many people snowed in at home and leading to school cancellations...
February 11, 2013 - 11:29am
January 31, 2013
Wind chill warning, advisory in effect through Friday morning
FARGO - Dangerous wind chills of up to 50 degrees below zero will keep the region in the deep freeze through Friday morning, the National Weather Service said. Blowing snow reduced visibility for motorists in some areas this morning. The Minnesota State Patrol closed U.S. Highway...
January 31, 2013 - 9:10am
January 29, 2013
Perham activity weather announcements - Tuesday, Jan. 29
Boys' C, JV, and Varsity basketball with Fergus Falls is postponed for tonight. The game is rescheduled for Thursday, February 28. This game will be played in Perham. C and JV games at 6 p.m., Varsity to follow. Middle School boys' basketball scheduled for today with WDC is canceled. Perham...
January 29, 2013 - 9:47am
January 28, 2013
Freezing drizzle will switch to snow; 6 to 12 inches possible in some areas
FARGO - Freezing drizzle falling across southeastern North Dakota is expected to switch to snow by late this morning or early this afternoon, with 6 to 12 inches possible in some areas by Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service said. A freezing rain advisory remains in effect...
January 28, 2013 - 10:24am
January 24, 2013
The StormTRACKER Weather Forecast
January 24, 2013 - 11:36am
January 11, 2013
Friday weather cancellations
Perham-Dent public schools and area private schools, along with New York Mills schools, have been canceled today, Friday, Jan.
January 11, 2013 - 5:54am
January 10, 2013
Storm could create difficult driving conditions
The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises drivers to be extremely careful on the roads as a mix of winter weather is on its way. Motorists in west central Minnesota, including the Detroit Lakes area, should prepare for the possibility of difficult driving conditions tonight...
January 10, 2013 - 3:25pm
Freezing rain, snow, near-blizzard conditions possible as major winter storm heads into Red River Valley
The first major winter storm of 2013 could drop 6 to 10 inches of snow by the weekend in the Devils Lake Basin and the northern Red River Valley,...
January 10, 2013 - 11:19am
December 15, 2012
Minnesota State Patrol warns of icy roads
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is warning this morning of extremely icy roads across the region. Several vehicles near the Breckenridge area and on Interstate 94 from Moorhead to Alexandria have slid off the road, requiring tow assistance, according to Sgt. Jesse...
December 15, 2012 - 11:25am
December 7, 2012
Winter weather expected this weekend; be safe on the roads
A series of systems are expected to bring snow and strong winds into parts of Minnesota, and the state Department of Transportation is urging motorists to be aware of road conditions before traveling. Updated road conditions are always available online at www.511mn.org or by calling...
December 7, 2012 - 3:12pm
September 11, 2012
Weather service says conditions 'critical' for fires this afternoon
FARGO - Gusty winds and low humidity will produce "critical" fire weather conditions this afternoon across eastern North Dakota and a portion of northwest Minnesota this afternoon, the National Weather Service said. A red flag warning is in effect from noon to 7 p.m.
September 11, 2012 - 9:05am