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Machete, baseball bat attack linked to eBay sale
Fergus Falls police say woman who reported threats may have been hallucinating
Woman rescued from Red River in Grand Forks
Many kids had ‘Paws to Read’ at the Perham library this summer
Perham takes part in Harmon Killebrew Hospice Day
XC: Ranked Perham teams sweep season openers at Morris
Volleyball: Bemidji hangs on to defeat Perham 3-2
Jackets fall to EGF and Roseau in home triangular
Gabriele Grunewald to Run at DecaNation and Zagreb World Challenge Aug. 30 and Sept. 2;
Swimming: Jackets sixth at Laker Pentathlon
ROBERT L. SKILLINGS
KAREN JANE VROMAN
PAUL N. WASCHE
2014 Fish Photo Contest
Foreign workers ease KLN labor shortage
Steam Threshers Reunion coming up
Good eats, impressive feats: New York Mills corn feed and puppet pageant a hit once again
The place where St. Urho was (possibly) buried: Celebrate Finnish culture at the Finn Creek Folk Festival Aug 23, 24
District Flower Show winners announced
VIDEO: Boys and Girls Club gets "Happy"
January 6, 2014
Minnesota leaves Tuesday school closing decision to local officials as Midwest shivers
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Monday decided to leave the decision about closing schools on Tuesday to local officials as the Upper Midwest fought bitterly cold weather today, with Tuesday warming in some places but still remaining frigid. Dayton took the rare step Friday of announcing...
news / education
January 6, 2014 - 12:36pm
January 3, 2014
Dayton orders Minnesota schools closed Monday
ST. PAUL -- Gov. Mark Dayton is closing schools Monday because of predicted frigid weather. “The safety of Minnesota’s schoolchildren must be our first priority,” Dayton said. “I have made this decision to protect all our children from the dangerously cold temperatures...
news / state
January 3, 2014 - 11:10am
November 5, 2013
Parts of Minnesota could receive up to 7 inches of snow by Wednesday
ST. PAUL – The season’s first significant snowfall for most Minnesotans could bring more than a half-foot in places by Wednesday morning. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm advisory for a broad swath of the state, from the southwest to east central. The weather...
news / state
November 5, 2013 - 10:29am
October 24, 2013
The year’s first snowfall
The Perham area saw its first snowfall of the year over the weekend. The National Weather Service was reporting that at least three inches had fallen across the region. Most of it had melted off not long after falling, due to warm temperatures. Temps are expected to remain chilly...
news / local
October 24, 2013 - 11:06am
October 11, 2013
Perham upsets No. 4-4A DL 14-0, HOL title up for grabs
DETROIT LAKES — Payton Jordahl and Eli Beachy both scored on nine-yard touchdown runs and Perham shutout the No-4 team in Minnesota Class 4A Detroit Lakes 14-0 to create a three-team logjam atop the Heart O' Lakes Conference heading into the short, final week of the season. The...
sports / Yellowjacket Boys
October 11, 2013 - 8:43pm
August 27, 2013
Late summer storm leaves its mark on the area
Perham found itself in the center of a late summer storm on Monday evening, with strong straight-line winds and mid-sized hail creating white-out conditions through the city. The National Weather Service was reporting strong rotations capable of producing a tornado between...
news / local
August 27, 2013 - 3:00pm
July 24, 2013
Weather Service tags Mahnomen tornado as EF2
MAHNOMEN, Minn. – The National Weather Service has rated a tornado that struck the Mahnomen area early Monday as an EF2, with peak winds of around 115 mph. According to information on the Weather Service’s Grand Forks, N.D., website: The tornado was on the ground for about...
news / state
July 24, 2013 - 10:05am
June 14, 2013
Rained out: Weather a mixed bag for businesses
Businesses in the Perham area usually get a boost from an influx of tourists in the warm summer months. But this year’s long, nearly unprecedented stretch of winter weather and the more recent string of rain and unseasonably cold temperatures have presented unique challenges...
June 14, 2013 - 11:04am