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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
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
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
February 8, 2012
An officiating stalwart
February 8, 2012 - 4:50pm
February 7, 2012
Swimming: Lakers, Panthers top Jackets at PR Invite
PARK RAPIDS-- Jayden Cullen nabbed the only event title for Perham finishing first in the 500-yard freestyle. His time of 5:16.48 broke a meet...
February 7, 2012 - 6:17pm
January 30, 2012
Langendorfer making a move for state as Lakers defeat Jacket swimmers
The Perham swimmers got as close to town as they are going to get this season in Detroit Lakes and Zach Langendorfer did not disappoint logging...
January 30, 2012 - 4:08pm
January 24, 2012
Swimming: Jackets sixth at True Team
Perham finished sixth out of seven teams at the Section 5A True Team meet in Alexandria. Jayden Cullen and Zach Langendorfer put up top finishes for the Yellowjackets. Cullen finished third in the 500-freestyle, 5:23.68, and fifth in the 200-freestyle, 1:58.55. Zach Langendorfer...
January 24, 2012 - 4:33pm
January 16, 2012
Swimming and Diving: Perham sixth at True Team Sections
True Team at Alexandria: 1. Alexandria 1,155, 2. Detroit Lakes 1,029, 3. Melrose/Sauk Centre 1,014, 4. Fergus Falls 990, 5. Park Rapids 803, 6. Perham 722, 7. Morris Area 217. The State True Team will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center. Full meet...
January 16, 2012 - 2:06pm
January 9, 2012
Park Rapids defeats Perham swimmers 100-78
Jayden Cullen and Zach Langendorfer combined to win four events, but the Park Rapids swim team bested the Yellowjackets 100-78 in Park Rapids...
January 9, 2012 - 11:17am
January 5, 2012
Swimmers fourth at Brainerd Invite, second at Moorhead
Zach Langendorfer was Perham's only event winner taking first in the 100-yard breaststroke to lead Perham to a fourth place finish at the Brainerd Invitational, Thursday, Dec. 29. Brainerd was the top school of the five competing with a score of 663, followed by Monticello-558; Melrose/Sauk...
January 5, 2012 - 6:20pm
December 19, 2011
Swimmers take every event at Morris Area
The Perham boys swimming team swept all 11 swimming events to blow Morris Area out of the water 125-49. Morris did pick up a win in diving, as there are no Yellowjacket divers. "We saw some significant time drops since Saturday," Head Coach Sheri Ressler said. The largest differential...
December 19, 2011 - 4:35pm
December 12, 2011
Swimmers fourth at Otter Invite
The Perham/New York Mills boys swimming team opened up the season at the Fergus Falls Invitational, coming in fourth place behind the host Otters, Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids. Jayden Cullen was the first event winner of the year taking the 500-yard freestyle race with a time of...
December 12, 2011 - 2:04pm
December 7, 2011
Yellowjacket boys swimmers ready to pop
Both of head coach Sheri Ressler's girls and boys swimming teams have been young and have had seasons crescendo to success. "The boys team will...
December 7, 2011 - 8:52am
November 23, 2011
200-medley team 20th in state prelims
The Perham-New York Mills 200-yard medley relay team finished 20th in preliminaries at the Minnesota State Class A Swimming and Diving meet,...
November 23, 2011 - 10:23am
Kratzke finishes career with best state finish
In her final swim at the Minnesota Class A State Swimming and Diving Championships, Perham/New York Mills senior Kelsey Kratzke finished 16th...
November 23, 2011 - 10:17am
November 15, 2011
Yellowjacket swimmers headed to state meet
Individuals from the Perham-New York Mills girls swimming team are the third squad from the area to make an appearance at the state level. Kelsey...
November 15, 2011 - 10:46am
November 1, 2011
Rothmeyer and Jackets freestyle to second in the Mid-State
Park Rapids has put a lock on most of their duals this season, including a dual victory over Perham/New York Mills 97-88 in September. The Panthers...
November 1, 2011 - 3:31pm
October 21, 2011
Swimming: LAPS Sign Up
LAPS stands for Lakes Area Penguin Swimmers. Anyone aged six to 18-years-old who has passed Level 3 Swimming Lessons can join. The goal of the program for all swimmers is to refine the competitive strokes, increase endurance and speed and build confidence and the proper attitude...
October 21, 2011 - 11:20am