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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
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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
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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
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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
March 12, 2011
Blizzard Estra strands 800 in North Dakota Friday; numerous accidents in PR today
Blizzard Estra stranded 800 motorists in North Dakota Friday. Her tail winds caused numerous accidents in the Park Rapids area Saturday morning. In Hubbard County deputies responded to four accidents, including two rollovers, on Highway 71 south of Park Rapids, in a one-hour period....
March 12, 2011 - 10:49am
March 7, 2011
Icy conditions cause numerous accidents Sunday
Icy conditions caused by blowing snow on Sunday contributed to a number of vehicle crashes. The patrol car of a North Dakota trooper was struck on Interstate 29 around 3:45 p.m., Lt.
March 7, 2011 - 9:27am
January 24, 2011
Motorists warned about black ice on roadways due to conditions in Fargo-Moorhead
Motorists in the Fargo-Moorhead area are being warned about the possibility of encountering "black ice" on roadways and bridge decks this morning. The North Dakota Department of Transportation warns the below zero temperatures factor into black ice, which is often created by moisture...
January 24, 2011 - 8:55am
January 10, 2011
National Weather Service plans to issue 'extreme cold warnings'
The National Weather Service may be issuing a new type of weather warning in the next weeks. The NWS offices of North and South Dakota and Minnesota will experiment with issuing "extreme cold warnings," according to John Paul Martin, warning coordination meteorologist for the National...
January 10, 2011 - 12:41pm
December 30, 2010
Freezing rain, fog make travel conditions poor in Hubbard County
Ice and sand trucks are out on Hubbard County roadways, but slow travel, if you have to, is advised. Many travelers have advised the Enterprise that road conditions are "awful." Speed limits of 30 mph were the norm on most county highways early Thursday morning. Fog complicated...
December 30, 2010 - 6:27am
December 8, 2010
A frosty morning in Perham
Trees around the area were coated with hoar frost Wednesday morning. Did you get any good pictures? E-mail them to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 8, 2010 - 11:56am
November 24, 2010
Trip to Gramma's house could be tricky
The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory and hazardous weather outlook for parts of the region and a blizzard watch...
November 24, 2010 - 7:38am
November 23, 2010
Winter storms usher in Thanksgiving
It will be a cold and white Turkey Day. The first of two winter storms to coat the area with a solid layer of snow hit on Monday morning, delivering...
November 23, 2010 - 4:43pm
June 20, 2010
'Everything's gone': Bluffton family begins the process of starting
Sue and Tim Volkman rushed home from their daughters' volleyball tournament Thursday to find little home actually left. A tornado that raged...
June 20, 2010 - 7:19am
January 22, 2010
PHS Girls Basketball: Jackets at Ulen-Hitterdal postponed
The Yellowjackets girls basketball team was scheduled to play at Ulen-Hitterdal on Friday, Jan. 22. The game was postponed due to weather. No make-up date has been set yet. Perham has won five-straight over U-H, including a 72-30 win on Dec. 7. Perham's next game will be Monday,...
January 22, 2010 - 5:05pm
PHS Wrestling: S-M Invitational canceled
John George email@example.com What was already a slow week for the Perham wrestlers became even slower. The Jackets only had one event scheduled for last week, the Staples-Motley Invitational on Jan. 23. That was canceled due to weather, and will not be rescheduled. That...
January 22, 2010 - 5:02pm
Huge storm on track to hit state
FARGO -- A huge snowstorm brewing in the West may or may not take a whack at the southern Red River Valley later this week. It's too early to say how much snow and wind the valley might receive, but it's possible Fargo and parts of west-central Minnesota could be hit with something,...
December 22, 2009 - 8:54am
December 14, 2009
Dangerous wind chills in Perham tonight and tomorrow
GRAND FORKS - The coldest wind chills of the season will likely hit the region tonight into Tuesday morning, with values near the Canadian border possibly approaching 30 below in the Perham area, the National Weather Service says. Hazardous wind chills of 25 below to 40 below zero...
December 14, 2009 - 8:46am
December 8, 2009
Region's chance of a white Christmas up in the air
FARGO -- The dream of a white Christmas may appear headed for reality, but John Wheeler isn't betting on it just yet. WDAY TV's chief meteorologist said the thin layer of snow covering Fargo-Moorhead area is "pretty tenuous" and could quickly vanish if this week's cold spell gives...
December 8, 2009 - 6:53am
December 1, 2009
Frosty roads lead to accidents south, west of Fargo
FARGO - Frosty roads contributed to a number of accidents this morning on interstates 29 and 94, according to the North Dakota Highway Patrol. "People need to realize that we don't need snow or rain for the roads to be icy out here," patrol Sgt. Troy Hischer said. Passing lanes...
December 1, 2009 - 10:25am