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Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Kids who offend: Hundreds of juveniles from Wadena sent to Moorhead facility yearly
City budget, tax levy increase of 6.58 percent approved
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Yellowjackets roll in home opener
Perham wrestlers continue strong run with wins over DGF, Pelican Rapids
Count your blessings and your birds
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Hallisey scores twice in Mid-State victory over Panthers
Roy Allen Weber
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Jerryann "Jerry" Miller
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Perham Health promotes Anderson to VP of Finance
Perham TOPS hits 40th Anniversary
Gedde joins Elders Home and Heritage Manor as administrator
Mader joins Perham Health as certified diabetes educator
Feeding Backpack program helps close to 200 children a week in Perham schools
Angel of Hope Memorial Park Annual Vigil December 6
In the holiday swing of things
Otterdazzle to dazzle with fireworks, lights parade, crafts and more
A whole ‘slew’ of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
To sexual harassers: We bet you're sweating now, huh?
Your letters - Nov. 30 edition
Reading 'Martin Luther' eye-opening experience
Can a person drive with a neck brace?
Minnesotans deserve cheaper, better healthcare
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
17th Annual Holiday Parade of Lights set for Nov. 24
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
'One in a million’: Highly regarded female snocross mechanic is a pioneer in the sport
A leader on and off the field
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
December 3, 2009
PMHH receives radiology accreditation
Perham Memorial Hospital has been awarded a three-year term of accreditation in mammography as the result of a recent survey by the American College of Radiology (ACR). The ACR, headquartered in Reston, VA, awards accreditation to facilities for the achievement of high practice standards...
December 3, 2009 - 11:22am
November 9, 2009
Busy week included first round of construction bids
A whirlwind of activity in local and upper Midwest health care culminated Monday, with the merger of two health care systems and the groundbreaking for the new Perham Memorial Hospital. The first of numerous bids were awarded Oct. 28 by the Perham Memorial Hospital District Board....
November 9, 2009 - 7:00am
November 4, 2009
'Future of Health Care' breaks ground
In the realm of rural health care, it's hard to imagine a more eventful day than November 3, 2009-from the tri-state area right down to East...
November 4, 2009 - 3:04pm
May 15, 2009
New hospital may be patient ready by 2011
A brand new, $39 million hospital could be under construction by this September--and ready for patients in 2011. When completed, Perham Memorial Hospital may also be under a new name. That's the scenario that is being outlined at a series of public informational meetings held...
May 15, 2009 - 7:00am
May 7, 2009
Perham hospital meetings gather public input on building project
The public is invited to attend community meetings to view the plans for the new Perham Memorial Hospital and to ask questions about the project. Community meetings are scheduled as follows: ---Tuesday, May 12: 3:00 p.m. at Eagles Cafe, 31 Main Ave. N., New York Mills; 7:00 p.m....
May 7, 2009 - 11:20am
April 23, 2009
Hospitals: Budget cuts will affect service
Sue Klabo said Minnesota hospitals like the one she leads face "grave" circumstances if state policymakers make deep health-care budget cuts. Klabo said her Mahnomen Health Center in northwestern Minnesota is treating a growing number of patients who are uninsured or rely on government-subsidized...
April 23, 2009 - 7:43am
April 20, 2009
City to take bids for $3.3 million in improvements at hospital site
An estimated $3.3 million in street, water-sewer and utility improvements will go out for bid to pave the way for the proposed Perham Memorial Hospital and Home project. The extensive improvements will not only prepare infrastructure for the hospital project, but also service 38...
April 20, 2009 - 7:00am
April 17, 2009
Medical clinics in Detroit Lakes (Minn.) evacuated due to bomb threat
Several medical clinics in Detroit Lakes were evacuated Wednesday evening due to a bomb threat. The evacuations affected the St. Mary's Innovis Clinic, Meritcare and the 7-Day Clinic. Detroit Lakes Police Chief Kel Keena said that an initial call was made to the Becker County Sheriff's...
April 17, 2009 - 8:02am
April 6, 2009
Red Roof Animal Hospital opens in Ottertail
Appropriately named, "Red Roof Animal Hospital," recently opened on the outskirts of Ottertail city in--you guessed it--a building with a red...
April 6, 2009 - 12:15pm
March 13, 2009
$3.1 million in city improvements for new hospital area get city OK
Sewer and street improvements for the proposed Perham Memorial Hospital and Home and nearby Clearwater Estates residential plat will go to the drawing board. The improvements, estimated at as much as $3.18 million, will be prepared for bid by Ulteig Engineering. Bids could be...
March 13, 2009 - 7:00am
March 2, 2009
Long service to PMHH earns Hemmelgarn state honor
Kathy Hemmelgarn has been presented the Trustee of the Year Award from the state's largest association of older adult services professionals. Hemmelgarn,...
March 2, 2009 - 2:09pm
January 20, 2009
Abandoned babies doing well, parents remain unknown
Police in Grand Forks, N.D., were still searching Monday for the mother of an infant girl who was found abandoned at a fire station Saturday morning. Sgt. Bill Macki said it was his understanding the infant was in good condition. A spokeswoman for Altru Hospital, where the child...
January 20, 2009 - 12:00am
January 16, 2009
Floor plan of new hospital outlined
Imagine an illuminated, all-glass, dome-like structure on the outskirts of Perham. "It will be like a beacon that you can see for miles along...
January 16, 2009 - 12:00am
December 10, 2008
City paves way for new PMHH
The Perham City Council took an initial step to pave the way for the construction of the new Perham Memorial Hospital and Home, at the Dec. 8 council session. To set the stage for the hospital's planned mid-summer groundbreaking, the city needs to move quickly on sewer, water, natural...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
'Blue on Blue'
Blue on Blue, an enchanted evening of dining and dancing to benefit the newly established Perham Hospital District Foundation, will be held on Saturday, November 22. The event will take place at Mulligan's at Perham Lakeside Golf Course. A social hour with hors 'd oeuvres and a cash...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am