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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
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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
October 15, 2009
Clay County sees more children in poverty
MOORHEAD -- Every day, Shanna Grefsrud sees the children who suffer from poverty. So when she saw that the number of Minnesota children in poverty is up, she wasn't surprised. "This is no shock to us," said Grefsrud, a coordinator at the Head Start program in Moorhead-based Lakes...
October 15, 2009 - 10:43am
MSUM leaders optimistic about budget situation
MOORHEAD -- Minnesota State University Moorhead officials were positive about the university's economic situation during a town hall meeting on campus Wednesday. While other universities struggle with possible lay-offs, MSUM President Edna Szymanski said she doesn't foresee that...
October 15, 2009 - 10:42am
October 14, 2009
Moorhead crash suspect already faced jail time for previous DWI charge
MOORHEAD -- Kristopher Todd From pleaded guilty last Thursday to a DWI charge and was supposed to report to jail Monday. However, early Sunday...
October 14, 2009 - 9:05am
Clay County targets elder abuse
MOORHEAD -- The Clay County Commission on Tuesday endorsed using $290,000 in grant money to train law enforcement officers and other officials on how to recognize and address elder abuse. Clay County Attorney Brian Melton, whose office will receive the grant money over a three-year...
October 14, 2009 - 9:02am
October 13, 2009
MSUM confirms complaint made against football coach
MOORHEAD -- Minnesota State University Moorhead officials confirmed Monday that a complaint has been filed against Dragons head football coach...
October 13, 2009 - 8:56am
October 12, 2009
Fargo man arrested after crash on I-94 in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - A Fargo man was arrested Sunday after a crash on Interstate 94 in Moorhead that left four people injured. According to a Minnesota State Patrol report: A vehicle carrying four people left the interstate and rolled several times, crashed through a fence and came to rest...
October 12, 2009 - 9:49am
Icy bridges lead to accidents in Fargo-Moorhead area
FARGO - Light snow was creating slippery driving conditions on bridges and overpasses in the Fargo-Moorhead area this morning, leading to several accidents. Several rollovers were reported, including one by Fleet Farm in south Fargo and multiple accidents on Interstate 94 in West...
October 12, 2009 - 8:53am
October 10, 2009
MSUM football coach placed on paid leave
MOORHEAD -- Minnesota State Moorhead head football coach Damon Tomeo has been placed temporarily on paid administrative leave. MSUM athletic director Doug Peters announced the decision Friday. Dragons offensive coordinator Joel Beard has been appointed interim head coach. "He is...
October 10, 2009 - 11:39am
October 3, 2009
Moorhead tap water named tops in state taste test
MOORHEAD - Moorhead's drinking water made a splash this past week during the annual conference of the Minnesota Section of the American Water Works Association in Duluth. A sample provided by Moorhead Public Service was given the 2009 "Best in Glass" award, beating out eight other...
October 3, 2009 - 12:21pm
October 1, 2009
MSUM looks at name change
MOORHEAD -- If you haven't gotten used to the name Minnesota State University Moorhead, you may not have to. President Edna Szymanski said she'd like to switch the name to Moorhead State University Minnesota. Szymanski has gotten permission from the university system to do some...
October 1, 2009 - 2:37pm
Pelican Rapids psychologist to get counseling in road rage incident
MOORHEAD -- A 67-year-old psychologist who punched a woman through her car window after she cut him off on a Moorhead street will avoid jail time, a sentence the judge originally questioned. Neil Robert Shirreff of Pelican Rapids, Minn., on Tuesday pleaded guilty in Clay County District...
October 1, 2009 - 2:34pm
September 30, 2009
Developer gets an earful from residents of historic Moorhead neighborhood
MOORHEAD -- Residents living in a historic Moorhead neighborhood where a $10 million student housing complex is proposed told the developer Tuesday his plan is too big and would generate too much traffic. "It's just going to be chaotic," said Jay Forster, who attended a neighborhood...
September 30, 2009 - 8:49am
Controversial presidential adviser Karl Rove speaks to full house at Concordia
MOORHEAD -- Karl Rove criticized President Barack Obama's health care plan Tuesday in front of a full crowd at Concordia College that was primarily...
September 30, 2009 - 8:46am
September 29, 2009
Moorhead group says city should keep seeking uses for obsolete power plant
MOORHEAD -- Moorhead should give itself at least two years to find a use for the city's outdated power plant that would give the community a place to gather and keep the property in city hands. That is one of the recommendations to come out of the Moorhead Power Plant Study Group,...
September 29, 2009 - 2:21pm
September 28, 2009
Payphones becoming a rarity
MOORHEAD -- On the Minnesota State University Moorhead campus, Jenenne Guffey was quite the rarity. She didn't carry a cell phone. That forced her to seek out another rarity: a working public payphone. "It poses a problem. They're pretty much obsolete," said Guffey a 43-year-old...
September 28, 2009 - 8:53am