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New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Perham shuts down Pelican Rapids for 14th straight win
Michael John Grismer
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
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
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
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
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
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
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
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
January 11, 2018
Yellowjackets cruise at Fergus Falls
The Perham wrestling team cruised to its 19th straight dual meet victory when they disposed of Fergus Falls 78-3 on Jan. 11 in Fergus Falls. The Yellowjackets captured 13 of the 14 matches, winning by fall or forfeit. Blaze Brady, Owen Werner, Ezekiel Pechtel, Jack Fudge, Matthew...
January 11, 2018 - 10:56pm
January 5, 2018
Garbage amounts lower as recycling use increases in Perham
The single-sort recycling program that started in Perham last June has grown in users and appears to be a welcome addition to Perham's amenities....
January 5, 2018 - 2:17pm
December 30, 2017
Lakers rally for tie with Otters, win in a shootout
Patience paid off for the Detroit Lakes Lakers when they rallied from a 3-0 deficit to skate away with a 3-3 tie in the Fergus Falls Holiday...
December 30, 2017 - 1:37pm
December 7, 2017
BCA says prosecutor, lawyer wife die in apparent murder-suicide in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – The bodies of two recently divorced attorneys were discovered in an apartment in Fergus Falls late Wednesday, Dec. 6,...
December 7, 2017 - 6:56pm
September 29, 2017
Otters use second half surge to victory over Perham
After watching the Perham Yellowjackets use razzle-dazzle to take a first half lead, the Fergus Falls Otters went to the ground and pounded out...
September 29, 2017 - 11:15pm
August 8, 2017
One injured after car hits tree
A Pelican Rapids man was injured Sunday evening while traveling in a Toyota Sienna on Highway 108. The vehicle, which was driven by Hodan Ismail Ali, 29, was eastbound near the Bur Oak Hills Road intersection when it entered the right ditch and hit a tree, causing the car to roll...
August 8, 2017 - 12:29pm
July 18, 2017
Buzz close out season with sweep
The Perham Buzz closed out the regular season with a Northern Lakes Conference sweep of Fergus Falls on July 14 at Krueger Field in perham. The...
July 18, 2017 - 10:51am
May 19, 2017
Perham tennis returns to the win column
The Perham boys tennis team found its winning touch with a 6-1 victory over Fergus Falls on May 18 in Fergus Falls. It snapped a brief two match losing skid and comes right before the Section 8A playoffs, which begin on Monday, May 22. The Yellowjackets dropped just one match on...
May 19, 2017 - 10:18am
May 14, 2017
Wildcats upend Fergus Falls
Dent pitcher Jeff Ronning kept the Hurricanes at bay and the Wildcat offense came alive late as the Wildcats improved to 2-0 with a 4-2 victory in their Countryside opener in Fergus Falls on May 14. Ronning went the distance for the Wildcats. He allowed two runs, one earned, on six...
May 14, 2017 - 8:49pm
May 9, 2017
Perham baseball rebounds with walk-off win
The Perham Yellowjackets overcame a costly two run error in the first inning, earning a 3-2 come-from-behind victory over the Fergus Falls Otters on May 5 at Krueger Field in Perham. Jace Kovash finished with three hits, while Matt Benke provided a solid effort on the mound, earning...
May 9, 2017 - 8:25am
May 2, 2017
Perham tennis picks up a pair of sweeps
A lot of coaches will talk about how a team responds to a big win. Will the team avoid the proverbial letdown the next time they compete? The...
May 2, 2017 - 10:39am
April 28, 2017
Fergus Falls dealership overcharged hundreds of Minnesota police agencies for vehicle extras
MOORHEAD — Law enforcement agencies are checking invoices and inspecting their vehicles following a report that a Fergus Falls auto dealership...
April 28, 2017 - 8:38pm
April 20, 2017
Buendiger, Minnesota Select Sires on top at Nationals
Paul Buendiger knows he may not be the best bowler on his team, but he knows, right now, his team is the best in the nation. Buendiger and the...
April 20, 2017 - 10:00am
March 24, 2017
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Senior guard Elijah Colbeck scored a game-high 22 points to lead Fergus Falls to a 65-51 victory against Big Lake on Thursday, March 23, in the consolation semifinals at the Minnesota Class 3A boys basketball tournament at Concordia-St, Paul. Junior forward Harrison Christensen added...
March 24, 2017 - 11:15am
March 23, 2017
Comeback bid falls short as Columbia Heights finishes off Fergus Falls
Trailing the entire game, Fergus Falls nearly snuck away with a state tournament win. Down 15 points with less than five minutes to play, the Otters clawed back bit by bit but fell short, falling 77-74 to Columbia Heights in the Minnesota Class 3A state boys basketball tournament...
March 23, 2017 - 10:41am