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Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
May 15, 2014
No contract for Frazee head wrestling coach
FRAZEE — Without a single word of discussion, the Frazee-Vergas School Board voted unanimously not to renew the head wrestling coach contract with John Barlund. Barlund, who sat throughout the meeting in the front row with his wife and daughter, has served as head coach of the...
May 15, 2014 - 9:02am
April 9, 2014
Perham wrestlers participate in NYWA state meet, Kellogg wins state title
The Perham Northland Youth Wrestling Association (NYWA) wrestling team traveled to Rochester last Thursday and Friday for the NYWA State Tournament...
April 9, 2014 - 11:01am
Perham wrestling awards
The Perham wrestling team announced their end of season awards. Varsity William Parks MVP and Most Wins and Most Pins (Pictured) Dylan...
April 9, 2014 - 10:36am
March 10, 2014
Groin kick spurred suspension of Frazee coach, teacher
FARGO – A kick to the groin of a 13-year-old last month, along with a verbal lashing, prompted school officials to suspend Frazee-Vergas Public Schools wrestling coach and physical education teacher John Barlund. All because of a little badminton birdie. According to investigation...
March 10, 2014 - 10:43pm
March 1, 2014
Patron finishes fourth at state wrestling - Area recap
ST. PAUL — No. 2A 195-pounder Tyler Patron (35-4), of New York Mills, could not get passed No. 8A Wyatt Richardson twice, but Patron managed...
March 1, 2014 - 12:02am
February 28, 2014
Frazee falls to JCC 33-32 to finish fourth at state wrestling
ST. PAUL — It just had to be Jackson County Central. Frazee lost to the Huskies in the Minnesota Class 1A state wrestling tournament in 2010...
February 28, 2014 - 7:41am
February 23, 2014
Curtis, Nelson crowned 8AA wrestling champions
PERHAM — Underclassmen Ben Nelson and No. 5AA Chase Curtis were crowned Section 8AA wrestling champions as part of a group of five Yellowjackets...
February 23, 2014 - 8:23am
February 21, 2014
Frazee wrestling coach suspended for remainder of the season
FARGO — Frazee-Vergas Superintendent Terry Karger said Friday he served Frazee wrestling coach and teacher John Barlund with a five-day unpaid suspension from teaching and a suspension from coaching the wrestling team for the remainder of the season Friday morning. "It runs from...
February 21, 2014 - 5:34pm
Five Yellowjackets advance to section finals
PERHAM — No. 5AA 120-pounder Chase Curtis and seven other Perham wrestlers advanced to the semifinals at Friday's opening day of the Section...
February 21, 2014 - 5:10pm
February 17, 2014
Vengeful Road Crew upset Jackets in section semis
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Top-seeded Perham was upset in the semifinals of the Section 8AA team tournament by the Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus...
February 17, 2014 - 11:56am
February 12, 2014
Border West eliminates NY Mills in 6A wrestling tournament
GRACEVILLE — No. 4-seeded Border West eliminated No. 5 New York Mills 47-22 in the quarterfinals of the Section 6A wrestling team tournament Tuesday. Border West built a 23-0 lead on two opening forfeits, a pin by Jason Martinez of Dylan Fischer at 120 (4:21) and a technical...
February 12, 2014 - 10:51am
February 10, 2014
Perham earns No. 1 wrestling seed in Section 8AA tournament
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The No. 10AA Perham wrestling team (19-7) was awarded the top seed in Section 8AA and will begin Saturday’s 12-team tournament...
February 10, 2014 - 10:13pm
February 7, 2014
Strong regular season finish vaults Perham wrestlers back into 2A top 10
The Perham wrestling team (19-7) jumped back into The Guillotine's top 10 rankings in Class 2A on the back of a strong finish to the regular season and the Yellowjackets' undefeated mark agains the top Section 8AA teams. Thief River Falls, Detroit Lakes and Pequot Lakes/Pine River-Backus...
February 7, 2014 - 12:50pm
Frazee head wrestling coach placed on administrative leave
FRAZEE — Frazee-Vergas High School head wrestling coach and gym teacher John Barlund was placed on paid administrative leave on Wednesday,...
February 7, 2014 - 10:57am
February 1, 2014
Wrestlers cruise to victory over Otters
FERGUS FALLS — The host Otters forfeited more points than they scored in a 57-17 trouncing by the Perham Yellowjackets in Section 8AA wrestling Friday night. Perham improves to 19-7 in duals as they prepare for sections coming up in mid-February and a return to the state tournament...
February 1, 2014 - 11:54am