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MN city council member faces disorderly conduct charge after berating reporter at meeting
DL man gets nearly 10 years for criminal sexual conduct
Two roadway accidents reported
Construction site theft near Perham
Nov. 13 is date for next tobacco ordinance hearing
Vikings' Adam Thielen ties NFL record, and Charlie Hennigan's family celebrates
Vikings’ 37-17 win over Jets puts them on top of NFC North
Perham wrestler Ty Moser commits to North Dakota State
Barnesville edges Perham for HOL Championship
Perham boys out in front at Bemidji Invitational
Orville Roy Jensen
Marjorie Ruth Smith
Gustav Norel Arneson
McKenzie Jo-Lynn Layman
Dane Allen Field
Minnesota kids take part in chemical exposure study
New scam on Facebook urges you to forward this message to all your friends. Don’t do it.
Minnesota farmer talks process of going organic; rebates for certification available through MDA
Sanford Health namesake donated over $1 billion, and he still made Forbes billionaires list
Arvig donates to Empowering Kids Perham and St. Henry's
She grew up protesting outside abortion clinics. Now, she performs them at North Dakota’s only clinic.
Cool weather fails to drive off Harvest Fest crowd
Lions scholarship deadline Nov. 15
Family, friends pay tribute to Hawley grad who died unexpectedly
Traveling, broke and hungry: An inside look at what homelessness is like in Detroit Lakes
Do farm vehicles need pilot cars?
Ask A Trooper: Is it a violation if the third brake light stops working?
Ask A Trooper: Can a trooper write a ticket for an infraction they didn't witness?
Slow down to give and receive kindness
Linda: In the mail
Adam Thielen's cousin co-authors new book about his rise from small-town boy to NFL star
New book celebrates Otter Tail County's 150th anniversary
Perham area calendar - October 4 Edition
Area artists sought for mobile art project
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'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
Arnoldy makes dean's list at St. Cloud State
Kellen Arnoldy, Perham, made the 2018 spring semester dean's list. To be eligible for the honor, students must have a grade point average of 3.75 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
June 23, 2018 - 10:35am
June 11, 2018
Area students receive scholarships
Brunswick has award two scholarships this past month. At a local level, they awarded Kaitlyn Kane, daughter of Russ Kane the Brunswick New York Mills the Operation Scholarship for $1,000. Kane is a senior at New York Mills High School who plans to attend NDSU next fall to study architecture....
June 11, 2018 - 10:53am
May 17, 2018
'Three steps forward and two steps back': NYM woman who lost twin sister to cancer is now fighting for her own life
When Lynn Anderson lost her daughter, Jennifer, to cancer nine years ago, that was devastating enough. Now she's watching as her only other child,...
May 17, 2018 - 10:52am
November 9, 2017
From farm boy to salty sailor
Duane Lysne still remembers the first time he crossed the equator. That was the day he graduated from a "slimy pollywog" to a "trusty shellback."...
November 9, 2017 - 12:48pm
July 10, 2017
25 Years Ago • Terry Knauf chosen as Activities Director: Terry Knauf is the new Activities Director for the Perham High School, after being...
July 10, 2017 - 12:11pm
June 6, 2017
Perham student receives NDSU scholarships
Emily Holzer, daughter of Bob and Jen Holzer, Perham, received the North Dakota State University Presidential Honor Scholarship in the amount of $10,000, the Grace Lamont Wilhelm Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 and the Frank Bain Scholarship in the amount of $2,000. The scholarships...
June 6, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 25, 2017
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
Rodney Hanson’s many friends and family members are mourning the loss of one of the “good guys.” Hanson, a nearly-lifelong resident of...
May 25, 2017 - 11:06am
March 13, 2017
Harriet Mattfeld hailed as a ‘community champion’: Perham councilwoman dies Monday, March 13
Known as a community champion, Harriet Mattfeld, 83, of Perham, died Monday, March 13, at Perham Living, where she had lived since last spring....
March 13, 2017 - 7:26pm
February 16, 2017
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
New royalty are reigning at Perham Living. In a balloon-filled ceremony at the nursing home last Thursday, six residents representing each of...
February 16, 2017 - 7:30am
January 6, 2017
Perham’s New Year’s baby has arrived: Rory Kalk was born Jan. 2
As Miranda Brown assembled an overnight bag to take to the hospital, contractions giving her occasional pause, her grandfather, Lyle Brown, and...
January 6, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 14, 2016
'I started seeing life again': Frazee firefighter escapes PTSD's spiral
Scott Geiselhart grabbed his .44 Magnum revolver because he knew it would do the job. He loaded the gun with six bullets, put it against his...
December 14, 2016 - 11:05am
December 2, 2016
Former Perham band teacher composes music for off-Broadway musical
Sitting at his grand piano, located in a place of prominence just inside the front door of his home, Larry Wankel wrote the music for 19 songs...
December 2, 2016 - 7:30am
November 4, 2016
Perham's Aaron Wegscheid has reached the pinnacle of scouting
Aaron Wegscheid has reached the highest pinnacle of scouting. After nearly a decade of active involvement in Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, the Perham...
November 4, 2016 - 11:31am
October 28, 2016
A little fright, a little fun: Richville couple goes all out with Halloween display
One might call the Haspels novices to outdoor Halloween decorating, this being their second year, but one look around their yard and one would...
October 28, 2016 - 11:30am
October 27, 2016
Perham graduate is called an 'Extreme go-getter'
It's a good thing Emily Dreyer likes to be busy, because she's had a whirlwind year. Last fall, the Perham grad and former Associate Director...
October 27, 2016 - 9:34am