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Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Reports surfacing of central Minn. lake travelers going through ice again
PWMS Geography Bee winner and participants
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
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
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
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
January 3, 2018
Strong second half lifts Perham over Pequot Lakes
The Perham girls basketball turned up the intensity in the second half and pulled away for a 60-47 victory over the Pequot Lakes Patriots on Jan. 2 in Pequot Lakes. Perham head coach TJ Super said they were sluggish in the first half, playing to the pace of the Patriots. However,...
January 3, 2018 - 10:02am
November 2, 2017
Traut, Patriots take down Perham in 8AAA finals
The Perham Yellowjackets knew they needed to find away to slow down Pequot Lakes running back Nathan Traut if they wanted to advance to the Class...
November 2, 2017 - 11:22pm
Perham eliminated from 8AA playoffs by Pequot Lakes
The Perham Yellowjackets rallied from a 2-0 deficit and forced a deciding fifth set before falling to the Pequot Lakes Patriots 25-22, 25-21, 23-25, 20-25 and 15-10 in the Section 8AA quarterfinals on Oct. 28 in Pequot Lakes. The Yellowjackets found themselves on the wrong side of...
November 2, 2017 - 12:59pm
November 1, 2017
Yellowjackets and Patriots vie for Section title on Thursday
The last time Perham and Pequot Lakes met on the gridiron, the weather played a key factor in the game. The game started on a Friday and ended...
November 1, 2017 - 4:27pm
October 26, 2017
Yellowjackets open with East Grand Forks on Saturday
The top-seeded Perham Yellowjackets know who they will square off against on Saturday, Oct. 28 at Ted Meinhover Field in the Section 8AAA semi-finals....
October 26, 2017 - 3:14pm
September 19, 2017
Perham scores 14 points on Monday to put away Pequot Lakes after three-day lightning delay
A three-day lightning delay turned out to be just the jolt the Perham football needed to knock off Pequot Lakes. After Friday’s game was postponed...
September 19, 2017 - 5:52pm
September 15, 2017
Weather halts Perham and Pequot Lakes
Friday’s Midwest Red Subdistrict game between host Pequot Lakes and Class 3A’s seventh-ranked Perham Yellowjackets was officially called at 11:02 Friday because of lightning.
September 15, 2017 - 11:31pm
August 22, 2017
Perham/NYM tennis opens with a pair of splits
The Perham/New York Mills girls tennis team opened the season with a pair of road splits on Aug. 18 and 19. They opened the season with a 5-2 victory over Sauk Centre, before falling to Foley, 6-1, on Aug. 18. The road trip continued with another pair of dual meets on Aug. 19. Perham/NYM...
August 22, 2017 - 9:14am
May 18, 2017
Yellowjackets rally for road win
The Perham Yellowjackets found themselves in a big hole for the second straight game when they took on the Pequot Lakes Patriots on May 16 in Pequot Lakes. For the second straight game, the Yellowjackets rallied and pulled out a 9-8 victory. The Yellowjackets were down 7-2 after...
May 18, 2017 - 10:58am
March 23, 2017
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
PINE RIVER, Minn.—An unlikely class reunion took place at Pine River's Good Samaritan Nursing Home in northern Minnesota last month between...
March 23, 2017 - 3:38pm
March 3, 2017
Perham holds off Pequot Lakes in regular season finale
The Perham Yellowjacket boys basketball team closed out the regular season with 57-53 victory over the Pequot Lakes Patriots on March 3 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium. The Yellowjackets overcame a strong performance from Pequot Lakes’ Cody Huss. Huss led all scorers...
March 3, 2017 - 10:34pm
State ranked Patriots stop Perham girls
It was a tough start to the new year for the Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team when they hosted the ninth ranked Pequot Lakes Patriots at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Jan. 3. The Patriots capitalized on multiple Yellowjacket turnovers and used a balanced offensive...
January 3, 2017 - 9:43pm
October 26, 2016
Yellowjacket girls ready to defend section title
The Perham Yellowjacket Girls Cross Country Team is one step closer to defending its Minnesota State High School League Class A Championship from a year ago. The top ranked Yellowjackets enter Friday's Section 8A meet in Bagley, Minn., as the heavy favorites. The Yellowjackets are...
October 26, 2016 - 11:27am
Perham boys hoping to extend streak to 15
The Perham Yellowjacket Boys Cross Country Team enters Friday's Section 8A Championships as both the hunter and the hunted. The team is hunting for its sixth Class A Championship after finishing second in last year's Class A Championship race, while it also has a target on its back...
October 26, 2016 - 11:26am
June 28, 2016
Pierz, NYM, Pequot Lakes win Hi-10 Classic
The annual Highway 10 Baseball Classic came to a close with a pair of thrilling championship games at Krueger Field in Perham on June 26 in Perham. The Black Division VFW/Junior Legion Tournament featured a strong Pierz team, edging Wadena-Deer Creek, 12-9, at Kreuger Field. The Blue...
June 28, 2016 - 1:34pm