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Perham chosen one of America's best small towns to visit
Looking for a little loot? You might find it at Arvig Park
Motorcyclist suffers broken leg near Mills
Load shaken but not spilled after leaving Highway 78
Sheriff office issues phone scam alert
New Heart O' Lakes league has kids hooked on fishing
Buzz earn split at Fergus Falls
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Perham Sportsman's Club holds first Carp Slaughter
Belka, King finish season at Class AA Championships
Alfred Lawrence Byron, Jr.
LaDene "Dee" Schultz
Weston Michael Mindermann
Harley Hope Keith
Dawson James Trepanier
OTC COLA general meeting slated for June 21
Nomination period for EOT FSA begins June 15
Saying goodbye: Historic Norby's Department Store closing leaves family, community heartbroken
Rare quadruplet calves born on central Minnesota farm
Norby's Department Store in Detroit Lakes closing
Mural dedicated at Turtle Park
Area students named to Dean's list at UM Crookston
Area students make Dean's list at UMD
Area students make dean's list at NDSU
Looking Back - June 14 Edition
Ask A Trooper: How do you report an unsafe driver?
Guest Editorial: Letting drug companies skate on opioid costs is contemptible
Everything is different
Guest editorial: Lawmakers sentence Minnesotans to death
Ask A Trooper: Does a trailer pulled behind a motorcycle need to be registered?
Different generations of art talent to be shown
OTBCA presents Summer in ottertail City Park music series
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
Brewery comedy tour performs at Disgruntled Brewery May 16
Perham: The Musical
'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
May 12, 2018
AgweekTV: City Ag Students
Urban co-eds take advantage of growing opportunities in agricultural careers. Watch the full episode of AgweekTV on Agweek.com Get the latest...
May 12, 2018 - 8:30am
April 29, 2018
PWMS Third Quarter Outstanding Jackets
Prairie Wind Middle School named it's Outstanding Yellow Jackets for the third quarter. They are: Gage Aaneson (grade 6), Breahna Rodewald (5),...
April 29, 2018 - 10:24am
February 21, 2018
One in four students using tobacco products
More than 26 percent of Minnesota high school students use tobacco products....26 percent! That's one in every four students. That finding and others in the new Minnesota Youth Tobacco Survey results should be a wake-up call to everyone who cares about our kids.
February 21, 2018 - 8:09am
January 24, 2018
Arvig seeks area students for annual essay contest; chance to win all expenses-paid trip to D.C.
Perham, Minn.—Arvig has announced its annual essay contest to send one area student to visit Washington, D.C., for the Foundation for Rural Services (FRS) Youth Tour, June 2 — 6, 2018. The essay prompt for the contest is "Technology and Rural Life." Essays and completed...
January 24, 2018 - 8:45am
April 10, 2009
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Youth are certainly a resource to community
This is a follow up to Fred Sailer's heartfelt message on our children. Thank you for seeing the value in our youth. Yes, far too often, we pass them by because we don't even try to understand them. They dress different, listen to different music, look different; let's face it, we...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our kids are worth the investment
On Thursday [March 26] as I watched nearly 400 Perham High School students help sandbag in Oxbow, N.D., I couldn't help but wonder: Would the good people of Oxbow vote "No" on a levy to give these kids access to the best possible education? I think not. I was so proud of each and...
April 10, 2009 - 7:00am
April 2, 2009
Mills students impressive in volunteer effort
(Editor's note: The following article is a first-hand account written by Pam Robinson documenting a day sandbagging with New York Mills High...
April 2, 2009 - 7:00am
March 27, 2009
Snow + Rain + Sun = Flood
Photos and story by Rebecca Huebsch-Perham High School student photographer Snow + Rain + Sun = Flood. This is a different type of equation...
March 27, 2009 - 10:00am
February 26, 2009
Students fear costly education
Only the rich will be able to send their children to college if Minnesota chops higher education funding too much, a student told a University of Minnesota Wednesday student rally. Parents' dreams of sending children to college have "become a nightmare of excessive debt," Mike McBride...
February 26, 2009 - 2:13pm
January 2, 2009
Perham HS students earn 586 college-level credits through advanced classes offered locally
Perham-Dent students and families may have saved nearly $90,000 in tuition costs in the 2008-2009 school year. Administration at the Perham Dent schools has been preparing an annual report for the school board, which illustrates how many college prep and advanced placement course...
January 2, 2009 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Update: Million penny project
By Thanksgiving, Perham Heart of the Lakes students hope to have 100,000 pennies. By May, a million. At this rate, a couple dozen grade schoolers might accomplish what district residents couldn't at the November 4 levy referendum vote: raise additional money for the school's operating...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
The whole world on a wall
The world on a wall--that's what Perham students now have as a learning tool in social studies class. The map covers an entire wall, applied...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
All PHS music students join for St. Henry's concert
It was a unique setting for a unique, first-ever concert combining Perham school choirs, orchestra and band. St. Henry's Church was packed for...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
Middle school students show volunteer spirit
Prairie Wind Middle School students helped one of their own, and the broader community, with two separate projects this fall. The PWMS Student Council and staff collected donations of more than $200 for Cody Jacobson and his family. The family lost virtually everything in a September...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
May 28, 2008
Keepsake quilt preserves memories of 2008 students for Perham teacher
For teacher Lance Rach, the 2007-2008 school year is full of warm fuzzies--literally and forever. On a cold winter night in, say, year 2021, the Heart of the Lakes elementary teacher will be wrapped in warm memories of his fourth grade class. Rach's students and their parents surprised...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am