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School board has construction site walk through
Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Judy K. Houghton
Colton Norbert Benke
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
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
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
LETTER: 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
November 13, 2017
Expanded treatment coming to Minnesotans facing opioid 'personal devil'
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn.—Abby Haley "fell in love." Jen Jensen encountered "my own personal devil." The women were talking about their addiction...
November 13, 2017 - 5:33pm
From scat to identifying songbirds, Minnesota call center answers questions from the field
BRAINERD, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources boosted its call center hours for curious Minnesotans spending time in...
November 13, 2017 - 3:26pm
November 9, 2017
Minnesota attorney general: Drug companies jack up prices of generic drugs
ST. PAUL—Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson is moving to sue another dozen pharmaceutical companies, alleging they are scheming together to jack up prices of generic drugs. Swanson and 46 other attorneys general sued multiple pharmaceutical companies in 2016 over the same...
November 9, 2017 - 3:32pm
October 31, 2017
Klobuchar, Peterson warn against cuts to ag spending during Farm Bill panel
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Dairy crop insurance, funding for agricultural research, and continued support for ethanol and biodiesel fuels are areas...
October 31, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 30, 2017
You've seen Mark Dayton's tax returns. Will you see the next governor's?
ST. PAUL — Gov. Mark Dayton made $365,000 in income last year and paid more than $100,000 in taxes, according to his 2016 tax returns,...
October 30, 2017 - 5:58pm
October 28, 2017
Feds: Minnesotans don't need new ID for a year
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans have another year before they must get a new federally approved driver's license in order to board an airliner....
October 28, 2017 - 11:08am
October 24, 2017
Shopping season begins for insurance policies
ST. PAUL — Minnesotans can begin shopping for individual health insurance policies but only to window shop, not to buy yet. Since buying...
October 24, 2017 - 4:40pm
October 19, 2017
Newly released security video shows exact moment bomb goes off inside Minn. mosque
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Newly released security camera footage from inside a Minnesota mosque where a bomb went off this summer has been made...
October 19, 2017 - 8:20am
October 18, 2017
Minnesota launches rural helpline
ST. PAUL—Meg Moynihan sat in her farmhouse, looking out at the rain. Her dairy farm did not need the precipitation Friday, Oct. 6, leaving...
October 18, 2017 - 10:51am
October 17, 2017
State officials sick about feds slashing MinnesotaCare
The federal government giveth and the federal government taketh away. With one hand the Trump administration approved $323 million for two years of an innovative Minnesota plan for a high-risk health insurance pool, designed to lower individual premiums by about 20 percent (compared...
October 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
October 9, 2017
Minnesota receives $22 million for charter schools
ST. PAUL—Minnesota is getting $22 million in federal funds to improve and expand the state's charter schools and could be in line for even more funding in the next federal budget. The U.S. Department of Education announced Thursday recipients in the Expanding Opportunity Through...
October 9, 2017 - 7:48pm
October 2, 2017
Minnesota 4-H state shooting sports and wildlife invitational
The MN 4-H State Shooting Sports and Wildlife Invitational was held in Martin County Sept. 8-10. There were 715 youth from 59 counties who participated...
October 2, 2017 - 5:39pm
September 13, 2017
Minnesota briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Ironton man faces 35 sexual assault chargesBRAINERD, Minn. – A 30-year-old Ironton man faces 35 counts of criminal sexual conduct that allegedly took place at a Brainerd residence involving two minor children between 13 and 18 years old. Andrew Mark Donnelly was summoned Monday...
September 13, 2017 - 4:40pm
Missing in Minnesota: Perham father still fighting for answers, change following the return of his missing daughter, Claire Cooney
Anyone who has been involved in a child custody battle knows that to say they can get complicated is an understatement. For Perham resident Brian...
September 13, 2017 - 2:55pm
September 6, 2017
Franson urges governor to move forward with replacement pipeline
Representative Mary Franson (R-Alexandria) joined more than three dozen legislators urging Governor Mark Dayton to instruct the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the Public Utilities Commission to move forward with the proposed Enbridge Line 3 Replacement project. The aging pipeline...
September 6, 2017 - 5:09pm