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Otter Tail County Sheriff's report - May 24 edition
No Hub snub at the state: Perham's big project makes it into the bonding bill at $6 million
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Minnesota man sentenced for beating newborn 'like grown man'
Fire destroys church in north-central Minnesota town
Wolverines shutdown Perham, fall to DGF
Minten’s blast lifts Perham over Wadena-DC
Perham Tennis team takes another step
Perham boys tennis advances to Section 8A Championship
Perham gains share of Heart O'Lakes Conference title
James Robert Draack
Joyce A. Lehman
James R. Draack
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
Hayden Beth Mitchell
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Dairy farmers fight back against deceptive advertising
Minnesota jobless rate remains steady
Western Minnesota farmers catch up with spring planting after late start
KLN's temporary housing could help break barriers to employment
Burgau honored by Blue Cross
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
Looking Back - May 17 edition
Perham Health offers 'right way to fall' program
Fergus Falls Police Chief Bergren announces run for Otter Tail County Sheriff
Public asked to help find missing child last seen in Iowa and may now be in Minnesota
Your Letters: Why believe the press about political change?
Ask A Trooper: Is prescription window tint allowed?
Commentary: At the University of North Dakota, another feud over another logo
Ask A Trooper: How do you become a pilot with the state troopers?
Ask A Trooper: Do vehicles need a working horn?
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
'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
Prairie Wind Middle School
April 29, 2018
PWMS Third Quarter Outstanding Jackets
Prairie Wind Middle School named it's Outstanding Yellow Jackets for the third quarter. They are: Gage Aaneson (grade 6), Breahna Rodewald (5),...
April 29, 2018 - 10:24am
March 30, 2018
Accentuate the positive: Prairie Wind Middle School principal revises school’s vision
Think back to junior high, do you shudder? How much do you remember about the positive and the negative? If Prairie Wind Middle School Principal...
March 30, 2018 - 9:57am
January 9, 2018
Outside the box: Perham eighth graders learn teamwork and survival skills in the great outdoors
Plopped down in the Superior National Forest, map (the foldable kind) and compass (old-fashioned type) in hand and told to get from where you’re...
January 9, 2018 - 10:39am
November 18, 2017
Prairie Wind Middle School First Quarter Outstanding Students
November 18, 2017 - 6:55am
June 2, 2017
Remembering our area's heroes
The VFW and Auxiliary Post 4020 held a Memorial Day service Monday at Prairie Wind Middle School. Perham Mayor Tim Meehl delivered the opening...
June 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 19, 2017
Launching a new way of learning: Drones at PWMS
The Prairie Wind Middle School cafeteria was buzzing with the sound of 68 tiny propellers all whirling at once last Wednesday, as eighth grade...
May 19, 2017 - 4:39pm
May 12, 2017
'A school of color'
Perham-Dent School District administrators say there are more nonnative speakers of English in the district today than ever before. The district currently has 51 students enrolled in its ESL program (English as a Second Language), a number that has grown substantially in recent years,...
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 4, 2017
Perham public schools earn state awards for innovation
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School have received state recognition for two separate, innovative educational programs. The schools have been named 2016-2017 Star of Innovation Award recipients by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). The high...
May 4, 2017 - 11:32am
February 24, 2017
Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School students competed in the Western Regional Science Fair in Crookston Feb. 11, which earned one...
February 24, 2017 - 11:30am
February 23, 2017
Trout in the Classroom: Perham 7th-graders get hands-on lesson on fish life cycle
Perham's seventh-grade science students are charting new waters with a project that's never been done before at Prairie Wind Middle School. The...
February 23, 2017 - 4:41pm
February 11, 2017
Prairie Wind's Lorenson advances to Regional Spelling Bee
Lily Lorenson was the top speller in the Prairie Wind Middle School spelling bee on Monday, Jan. 20. Based on a preliminary test, 27 students...
February 11, 2017 - 8:00am
January 19, 2017
Perham's Sauer wins Geo Bee
Aurora Sauer, an eighth-grade student at Prairie Wind Middle School, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee held Monday, Jan....
January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 7, 2016
Construction moves along at Perham schools
Construction projects at Perham's public schools are continuing to move along, with the district doing what it can to save money and hassle along the way. At a work session of the Perham-Dent School Board on Aug. 30, the board discussed progress on projects at the high school, middle...
September 7, 2016 - 3:22pm
Perham grad comes home to embark on new career
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 26, 2015
Writers’ conference em-phasizes styles
Last Tuesday, Prairie Wind Middle School students got a break from their daily routine for an afternoon, instead participating in a writers’...
December 26, 2015 - 12:00pm