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Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Perham City council reorganizes
Two-vehicle crash leads to injuries
Looking Back - Jan. 11 edition
Vikings' Mike Zimmer was long gone when Case Keenum ended game on a knee
MCFEELY: Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
Did you see the 30-pointer? You can in Perham: MN Monster Buck Classic coming Friday-Sunday
Simley wins battle of state-ranked teams
Late run lifts Yellowjackets to home win
Judy K. Houghton
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
Linda Schultz retirement party set for Dec. 27
No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
September 21, 2017
Perham’s Richter recounts crazy day he committed to the Gophers for football
Perham 6-foot-4, 290-pound offensive and defensive lineman Logan Richter sat in the back row with his sister, mom and dad, as University of Minnesota...
September 21, 2017 - 8:16am
September 1, 2017
Perham falls on the road in playoff rematch
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines blasted their way to a 2-0 start, sweeping the Perham Yellowjackets in a rematch of last year’s section quarterfinal...
September 1, 2017 - 1:40pm
March 2, 2017
Perham Speech team continues to earn accolades
Annika Kovar was the only Perham Yellowjacket to place at the largest state meet during the Eastview AA tournament in Apple Valley on Saturday,...
March 2, 2017 - 11:30am
February 3, 2017
Perham Speech Team places at Fergus Falls meet
The Yellowjacket Speech Team competed against nearly 500 AA and A competitors in Fergus Falls on Saturday, Jan. 28. The team traveled to Battle...
February 3, 2017 - 7:30am
January 5, 2017
New logos set Perham schools apart, but keep them part of the ‘hive’
To help people better identify the Perham-Dent School District, new logos were created and unveiled to school board members during the regular...
January 5, 2017 - 5:25pm
September 30, 2016
A leader on and off the field
Perham senior Jack DeConcini has grown into his role as a leader on and off the field for the Perham Yellowjacket football team. The senior running...
September 30, 2016 - 12:00pm
April 22, 2016
Perham Boys golf starts out with a win
The Perham Yellowjacket boys golf team hopes to take the Heart O'Lakes Conference trophy from the defending champion Hawley Nuggets during the 2016 golf season. The Yellowjackets took their first step in doing that by winning the HOL Pelican Rapids event on April 21 in Pelican Rapids....
April 22, 2016 - 7:44pm
April 17, 2015
Perrine homers twice to lift Perham over DGF
DILWORTH – Perham junior Dylan Perrine yelled at Yellowjackets baseball coach Hans Hanson that he was not hitless in 11 at-bats coming into Friday’s Minnesota Class 2A baseball matchup against Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton. “Hanson, I had one hit,” Perrine yelled. “We...
April 17, 2015 - 9:53pm
November 26, 2014
Yellowjacket wrestlers open at Wadena-Deer Creek
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket wrestling team is gearing up for the annual Wadena-Deer Creek Invitational on Saturday, Nov. 29. The Yellowjackets...
November 26, 2014 - 11:16am
Yellowjackets kick things off at Anoka-Ramsey Showcase
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket boys basketball team open the season with a familiar foe, the Breck Mustangs, on Saturday, Nov. 29 at the annual...
November 26, 2014 - 10:59am
October 8, 2014
Yellowjackets reign supreme at HOL Conference Meet
Pelican Rapids-The streaks continued for the Perham Yellowjacket cross country running teams on Oct. 7 at the Birchwood Golf Course in Pelican...
October 8, 2014 - 12:53pm
October 2, 2014
Yellowjacket Volleyball Invitational on Saturday
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team will be welcoming 15 teams to the Prairie Wind Middle School Gymnasium and the Perham Area Community Center on Saturday as part of the Yellowjacket Invitational Volleyball Tournament. Last year, the Yellowjackets went undefeated...
October 2, 2014 - 2:59pm
October 1, 2014
Yellowjacket volleyball continues to roll
Perham-The Perham Yellowjacket volleyball team has now won seven of its last 10 games after picking up a 3-1 (25-14, 25-17, 22-25, 25-13) victory over Wadena-Deer Creek on Tuesday night. “Overall, a win is a win. I was really proud of our bench tonight,” Perham Head Coach Eryn...
October 1, 2014 - 2:22pm
Yellowjackets set to host Harrier Classic
Perham-Arvig Park will be the home of more than 2,000 cross country runners and fans on Thursday afternoon when it hosts the annual Yellowjacket Harrier Classic. The Yellowjacket boys look to defend their championship from a year ago while the Yellowjacket girls hope to build on...
October 1, 2014 - 1:02pm
Strong run for Yellowjackets at Roy Griak Invitational
The Perham Yellowjacket Cross Country running teams battled the heat and some top cross country teams when they competed at the Roy Griak Invitational on Sept. 27. “Despite the extremely hot conditions, the boys and the girls both had solid finishes,” Perham Head Coach Jeff...
October 1, 2014 - 12:38pm