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Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
No bomb found after threat in Pelican Rapids
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
Anglers rescued after falling through ice on northern Minnesota lakes
Minn. Republicans' cuts to health, human services include shifts into next fiscal year
Richter commits to Golden Gophers
HOL wraps up 2016-17 basketball season
Perham's Richter verbally commits to play football for the Gophers
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Lana Christine Koll
Beckett Anthony Heminsley
Silas Robert Dickerson
Former intern joins KW as showing agent
Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
February 8, 2017
Star Lake Casino opponents say the project is still not a done deal
Opponents of the Star Lake Casino say the White Earth Nation project is still a long ways from being built. Ty Dayton, president of the Star...
February 8, 2017 - 4:18pm
February 2, 2017
United Way honors top supporters in Otter Tail County
KLN Enterprises was the recognized by the United Way of Otter Tail County as the top Corporate Giver during its Community Impact Luncheon held...
February 2, 2017 - 11:30am
January 31, 2017
Kovar has a heart for hunger
Annika Kovar, a sophomore at Perham High School, has organized a Hearts for Hunger Food Drive during February for students at Heart of the Lakes...
January 31, 2017 - 4:20pm
January 30, 2017
Christenson, Strand reign over Perham's SnoBall week
Perham High School students selected Noah Christenson and Olivia Strand to reign over SnoBall week activities in a vote held prior to Sunday's...
January 30, 2017 - 10:18pm
Christensen, Strand reign over Perham’s SnoBall week
Perham High School students selected Noah Christensen and Olivia Strand to reign over SnoBall week activities in a vote held prior to Sunday’s coronation at the high school auditorium. Christensen is the son of Dan and Sally Christensen and Strand is the daughter of Julie and Lee...
January 30, 2017 - 4:57pm
Boys just want to have fun: Perham Kinship mentor shares slice of life with mentee
Joe Goodman went deer hunting for the first time this past fall. The Perham 13-year-old and his mentor, Gary Foss, trekked through the hills...
January 30, 2017 - 12:33pm
January 26, 2017
Five years later: A 'check-up' on Perham Health
When talk of a new hospital in Perham started to get serious several years ago, planners knew that building an eye-catching state-of-the-art...
January 26, 2017 - 11:30am
January 24, 2017
Community rallies behind mother of four, big-time
The family of Tanya Sazama called on the community for help, and the community answered, big-time. Supporters and well-wishers crowded every...
January 24, 2017 - 4:45pm
January 19, 2017
'The biggest heart': Wendy Billie and the young girl she mentors, Josie Leitch, have a mutual admiration for each other, new experiences
Eleven-year-old Josie Leitch hugs with her whole heart. Her mentor, Wendy Billie, says that's one of her favorite things about Josie. When she...
January 19, 2017 - 1:03pm
The waiting game: all's quiet on the casino front as processes play out
A longer-than-expected permitting and environmental review process has temporarily stalled the Star Lake Casino project, and has caused its original opening date to be pushed back. Representatives for the proposed Shooting Star development had first said the facility would be complete...
January 19, 2017 - 11:35am
January 16, 2017
Residents asked to help decide improvements to PACC; Short survey has been distributed
The Perham Area Community Center has created a user survey to determine what residents want from the facility. In light of the Perham-Dent School withdrawal from using some spaces at the PACC once the new high school is completed, the board and staff are taking a proactive approach...
January 16, 2017 - 12:36pm
Weller to be in presidential inauguration audience; the Mills senior is one of 43 chosen
Heather Weller, 18, a high school senior from New York Mills is packing her bags for the presidential inauguration. Weller, an East Otter Tail...
January 16, 2017 - 10:54am
January 13, 2017
Perham's Doug Huebsch assumes OTC county board chairmanship for 2017
The Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners elected Doug Huebsch of Perham to lead the board in 2017, and chose Wayne Johnson of Pelican Rapids...
January 13, 2017 - 4:30pm
Perham’s Hamann Family Dentistry offering free dental care for kids in need
Minnesota dentists are offering free dental care to children in need on Feb. 3 and 4. Among the dental offices participating in the Give Kids a Smile clinics is Hamann Family Dental in Perham. Appointments can be booked now for Friday, Feb. 3.
January 13, 2017 - 11:42am
January 12, 2017
The Bridge in Perham launches a mobile pantry in Ottertail, Richville, Dent and Vergas
The Bridge, formerly known as The Perham Community Food Shelf, launched a mobile version of its pantry on Jan. 3 to Ottertail and Richville,...
January 12, 2017 - 9:26am