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Sanford bash for 15,000: Concert featuring Fergie, Lionel Richie, marks completion of nearly $500 million hospital
Two injured, one critically, in three-car crash
Perham Focus offered in E-PAPER format free through June 30
Photo mockups of new Perham High School released
A sweet arrangement: Couple develops hardy bees, solar gardens and location-specific honey
Perham earns split with Hibbing
Familiar faces take home Turtle Fest Road Race
Perham wins annual wood bat tournament
HOL announces baseball awards
Bluffton rallies late against Pirates
Dona Mae Hanson
Roger H. Kawlewski
James Ray Peach
Dallas Martin Mursu
Lillyan Ann Schertler
Owen John Kimball
Area students graduate from MState
UND releases honor lists
Lake Region Electric Coop to expand with natural gas
Perham health to celebrate 115 years with community picnic
Schoenenberger grand opening slated for June 11
United Community Bank named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Lender for home improvement loans
Perham Hotel Receives Top Honors at GrandStay Hospitality, LLC Brand Conference
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
St. Henry's Church conducts renewal weekend
Oh my aching head: Advice for headache and migraine sufferers
Has the 2016 election changed our perception of the truth? Hmmm...
Letter: The U.S. is weaker when it works alone
What are the rules regarding transporting fuel cans?
How to control those apple maggot flies DIY style
Maplewood State Park to host local, live talent June 17
Live raptors at cultural center June 16
Historic tour of Perham to be held June 15
'The Turtle Keeper': Where Perham's racing turtles go when they're not being raced
New York Mills author releases memoir
December 11, 2015
Perham choral students will present holiday concert Monday
Perham student choirs will present a Choral Christmas Concert on Monday, Dec. 14, at 7 p.m. in the Perham High School auditorium. Groups performing will include the seventh- and eighth-grade choir, Treble Choir, Concert Choir and Swing Choir, all directed by Nicole Mattfeld. In all,...
December 11, 2015 - 1:01pm
December 3, 2015
Otter Dazzle promises something for everyone
Otter Dazzle, an annual community celebration of holiday cheer, will take place this Saturday, Dec. 5, in Ottertail. Activities will kick off with a pancake breakfast, sponsored by the Ottertail Lions, at 7 a.m. Serving will continue until 11 a.m. A bake sale will be from 8 a.m. to...
December 3, 2015 - 1:15pm
November 19, 2015
An illuminating event: Perham’s 15th annual Parade of Lights
Perham-The Perham Lions Holiday Parade of Lights will be marching through town on Friday, Nov. 27, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Always held at dusk on the Friday after Thanksgiving, this will be the 15th year that the parade has lit up downtown Perham. As of Monday, eight groups...
November 19, 2015 - 11:34am
October 29, 2015
Keep Halloween from becoming hazardous
By following some precautions from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), you can ensure a day of safe fun for your family and trick-or-treaters. Improve the safety of your Halloween by following these tips from NFPA: Costumes: When choosing a costume, stay away from...
October 29, 2015 - 2:45pm
October 8, 2015
Maplewood Leaf Days draws a crowd
Leaf Days attracted many people to Maplewood State Park, east of Pelican Rapids, on Sunday, Oct. 4. Hikers could take a break by enjoying hot...
October 8, 2015 - 5:20pm
August 24, 2015
Step back in time at Finn Creek Folk Festival
Taking a step back in time, all while providing activities and entertainment for the entire family, is the continued goal for this year’s offering...
August 24, 2015 - 9:49am
August 21, 2015
Puppet Pageant, parades and corn
The grand finale for the New York Mills Civic and Commerce annual Corn Feed on Friday Aug. 21 will once again be a giant puppet show created...
August 21, 2015 - 10:12am
May 29, 2015
Turtle Races kick off next week
Break out the checkered flags and whistles, because land-speed records may be set this summer. For turtles, that is. Perham’s International...
May 29, 2015 - 11:30am
So long, seniors! PHS sends off class of 2015
“Being the class in which nobody has perfect attendance, I’m happy to see everyone here to celebrate today,” said graduating senior Alexis...
May 29, 2015 - 9:00am
May 28, 2015
Area residents remember fallen veterans on Memorial Day
Memorial Day is about more than grilling and having a day off from work or school. Around Perham, Dent and Richville, area residents and visitors...
May 28, 2015 - 11:48am
May 21, 2015
Memorial Day Events
Perham: The Perham VFW and Legion will be putting on a Memorial Day presentation at the Prairie Wind Middle School at 10 a.m. on Monday,...
May 21, 2015 - 3:30pm
May 1, 2015
Chamber awards banquet well-attended
Community members packed into Wild Oaks for the Perham Area Chamber of Commerce’s Chamber Choice Awards Banquet on April 16. Nick Theroux...
May 1, 2015 - 11:47am
April 9, 2015
'The Gathering' returns to the PACC this weekend for the 18th annual event
The 18th Annual Antique Sporting Collectibles and Fish Decoy Show, also known simply as “The Gathering” will return to the Perham Area Community Center on Saturday and Sunday, April 11 and 12. The Gathering started out as a competition for fish decoy carvers and has since...
April 9, 2015 - 11:35am
April 3, 2015
‘A Touch of Kenny’: Top-rated Kenny Rogers tribute coming to Perham
“I wanted something different, something like no other act, and I wasn’t aware of any other time a big-name tribute artist has been to Perham,” said event organizer Fran Johnson. What began as a multi-year wait will culminate in a Saturday, April 11 performance by Dave Karl...
April 3, 2015 - 11:16am
March 26, 2015
VIDEO: EOT Relay event kicks off 2015 season
After only 3-1/2 weeks of practice, 10 volunteer dancers the stage for the East Otter Tail County Relay for Life’s “Dancing with the...
March 26, 2015 - 3:22pm