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Weekly police report - April 26 edition
Lake ice out expected to break records
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
Phelps Mill fish passage options will be studied
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
LaFond qualifies for Hamline Elite Meet
Perham earns a pair of road wins
Yellowjackets cruise in home opener
Perham Lakeside set for the new season
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Dalton James McFadzen
Denise Renee McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Kathryn "Katie" Eickschen
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Make and Take Class set for May 14
Chief Deputy Barry Fitzgibbons to file for Otter Tail County Sheriff
DuBois wins IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award program for excellence in book publishing
Looking Back - April 19 edition
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
January 22, 2010
PHS Wrestling: S-M Invitational canceled
John George email@example.com What was already a slow week for the Perham wrestlers became even slower. The Jackets only had one event scheduled for last week, the Staples-Motley Invitational on Jan. 23. That was canceled due to weather, and will not be rescheduled. That...
January 22, 2010 - 5:02pm
Huge storm on track to hit state
FARGO -- A huge snowstorm brewing in the West may or may not take a whack at the southern Red River Valley later this week. It's too early to say how much snow and wind the valley might receive, but it's possible Fargo and parts of west-central Minnesota could be hit with something,...
December 22, 2009 - 8:54am
December 14, 2009
Dangerous wind chills in Perham tonight and tomorrow
GRAND FORKS - The coldest wind chills of the season will likely hit the region tonight into Tuesday morning, with values near the Canadian border possibly approaching 30 below in the Perham area, the National Weather Service says. Hazardous wind chills of 25 below to 40 below zero...
December 14, 2009 - 8:46am
December 8, 2009
Region's chance of a white Christmas up in the air
FARGO -- The dream of a white Christmas may appear headed for reality, but John Wheeler isn't betting on it just yet. WDAY TV's chief meteorologist said the thin layer of snow covering Fargo-Moorhead area is "pretty tenuous" and could quickly vanish if this week's cold spell gives...
December 8, 2009 - 6:53am
December 1, 2009
Frosty roads lead to accidents south, west of Fargo
FARGO - Frosty roads contributed to a number of accidents this morning on interstates 29 and 94, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. "People need to realize that we don't need snow or rain for the roads to be icy out here," patrol Sgt. Troy Hischer said. Passing lanes...
December 1, 2009 - 10:25am
Perham may see snow tonight
Perham may get some snow tonight with a 50 percent chance of light snowfall. Less than a half inch is possible. Cold air sweeps in behind the storm as highs will only get into the mid-20s on Wednesday. The high on Thursday is forecast to only get to 21.
December 1, 2009 - 10:22am
November 30, 2009
Winter storm headed for far northern Minnesota
GRAND FORKS - Winter will finally make an appearance in the Red River Valley on the first day of December, but the heavy snow is expected to miss the Fargo-Moorhead area, the National Weather Service said today. A storm system entering central British Columbia this morning will track...
November 30, 2009 - 9:01am
October 22, 2009
Federal funds aid in energy assistance emergencies
Early season cold weather, along with unemployed and laid off workers are major factors attributed to an increase of energy assistance requests...
October 22, 2009 - 7:00am
October 14, 2009
First widespread snow of season expected in region
GRAND FORKS -- Dust off those winter driving skills. The first widespread snow of the season is quite possible by late tonight in the Red River Valley, and perhaps sooner across much of North Dakota. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from 7 p.m. today...
October 14, 2009 - 9:07am
October 12, 2009
Icy bridges lead to accidents in Fargo-Moorhead area
FARGO - Light snow was creating slippery driving conditions on bridges and overpasses in the Fargo-Moorhead area this morning, leading to several accidents. Several rollovers were reported, including one by Fleet Farm in south Fargo and multiple accidents on Interstate 94 in West...
October 12, 2009 - 8:53am
October 8, 2009
Freeze warning in effect tonight, snow may follow
GRAND FORKS - The first hard freeze of the fall season is on its way, and some snow could follow it, according to the National Weather Service in Grand Forks. A freeze warning will be in effect from 10 p.m. today to 10 a.m. Friday, with temperatures expected to fall into the mid-20s...
October 8, 2009 - 12:23pm
October 5, 2009
NWS says severe weather season was 'unusually quiet'
GRAND FORKS - The National Weather Service says this year's severe weather season was "unusually quiet," with the number of severe weather reports well below normal. The Grand Forks station's warning area tallied 145 reports, compared with an average of 397 reports per year since...
October 5, 2009 - 9:39am
October 1, 2009
Warmth delays fall color in the Northland
DULUTH -- The good news? If you haven't had time to catch the peak of fall color, you haven't missed it yet. The bad news? There might not be as much peak as usual. Tree experts and other leaf-watchers confirm that the general changeover to fall color is more than a week behind...
October 1, 2009 - 2:38pm
September 29, 2009
Widespread frost seen along Red River Valley
September 29, 2009 - 2:21pm
September 28, 2009
Frost advisory issued for area
The first frost this season could come tonight. Strong winds should continue through this afternoon before dying down overnight and giving way to a chance of frost. The National Weather Service has issued a frost advisory from 3 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday for all of eastern North Dakota...
September 28, 2009 - 9:08am