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1 in 3,000: Peter Marjamaa helps keep Perham 'firefighter fit'
At the heart of the matter: Perham businesses asked to 'paint the town red' for Giving Hearts Day
Perham Police Report
Rescuers honored by fire department, sheriff office
‘You will never bring me down’: Central Minnesota escapee confronts third kidnapper at sentencing
Lakers snap Perham's winning streak
WATCH: The Rink Live plans second day of streaming Hockey Day Minnesota interviews
Lakers double up West Fargo
State-ranked battle goes to Perham
Perham swimmers compete at Morris Triangular
Donald Herman Stoering
Robert "Bobby" Jackson
Edward Leo Doll
Happy Birthday Ethan
Maddie Marie Palubicki
Minnesota lawmakers trade ideas, jabs on health care costs
Sanford, Essentia publish procedure prices, but it won't be much help for patients
NDSU works through ag research funding cuts
School store now open in PHS
A Look Back: The 1980s Farm Crisis
Minnesota should do more to protect victims of domestic violence
Why are we paying people not to work?
Phillips: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Bricks and Clicks series message: David can beat Goliath
Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS
Perham Area calendar
Perham Area calendar
Former Moorhead woman competing on new season of 'The Bachelor'
Minnesota family's ties to 'Silent Night' lyricist make performing holiday classic extra special
Perham Area calendar
Diagnosed with terminal cancer a year ago, Lisa Flynn is striving to keep fate in her favor, one day at a time
Easing holiday stress for pets
Coming back home to the hive: Yellowjacket alumni find compelling reasons to nest in Perham
November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg has lost 120 pounds to gain freedom from type 2 diabetes
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
November 10, 2017
Farmers hope tours will 'open eyes' to Minn. governor candidates
RAYMOND, Minn. — After explaining how technology-driven, prescription fertilizer methods make economic and environmental sense because...
November 10, 2017 - 8:25am
Asian lady beetles, other nuisance pests on the march as temps cool off
GRAND FORKS — This month's cooler temperatures may have slowed the buzz of pesky yellow jackets, but area exterminators say the march is...
October 10, 2017 - 5:24am
September 29, 2017
Perham, Frazee to join forces on Community Ed
Perham and Frazee are collaborating on a shared Community Education program. The Perham-Dent and Frazee-Vergas School Boards recently agreed to move forward with the collaboration for at least the next year. They will evaluate the partnership a year from now and then go from there....
September 29, 2017 - 4:40pm
June 7, 2017
Art of the Lakes Gallery to feature paintings by local artist
Paintings by an Otter Tail Lake artist will be the subjects of a solo exhibit at Art of the Lakes Gallery in Battle Lake June 15-30. Grace Haverty...
June 7, 2017 - 7:31am
June 1, 2017
Local dairy farmer's trip to DC was an 'eye-opener'
A local dairy farmer came away with a newfound respect for hardworking Congressional staff after a two-day trip to Washington earlier this month....
June 1, 2017 - 8:41am
May 19, 2017
Bring your lawn chairs: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concerts at the park are back
Pull up a lawn chair, blanket or even your golf cart: Ottertail’s Tuesday summer concert series at the park is back. For the third year in...
May 19, 2017 - 5:01pm
May 15, 2017
18-year-old hurt in rollover near Staples
An 18-year-old Fergus Falls woman suffered minor injuries in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 210 on Saturday. The Minnesota State Patrol reports that Kayla Ruby Rastedt was driving a 2007 Mercury Grand Marquis eastbound on the highway when she drifted off the right side of the pavement...
May 15, 2017 - 8:57am
Motorcyclist injured in rear-end accident
An Elizabeth man was injured after rear-ending a Yamaha motorcycle with his Harley-Davidson. Donald Morlan Cariveau, age 72, suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the incident, the Minnesota State Patrol reports. He was driving a 2005 Harley Sportster when he rear-ended a 2007...
May 15, 2017 - 8:49am
May 14, 2017
Letter carriers will 'Stamp Out Hunger' May 13
Saturday, May 13, postal workers across the country will be collecting food for the National Association of Letter Carriers' 25th annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive. Letter carriers will be picking up non-perishable food items at mailboxes and ensuring that those donations get to...
May 14, 2017 - 11:10am
May 11, 2017
Ushering in ‘a new era in education’: Ground is officially broken on the new Perham High School
It was a historic moment in Perham yesterday as shovels hit the dirt at the site of the future Perham High School. It’s been 100 years since...
May 11, 2017 - 3:03pm
May 1, 2017
Perham City Council looks to fill open seat soon; applications accepted through Thursday
Perham City Councilors are working fast to fill the seat left vacant by the recent passing of former councilor Harriet Mattfeld. The council decided in April to seek applications for the open position, and now the deadline to submit those applications is very near. Applications are...
May 1, 2017 - 12:29pm
April 6, 2017
Perham High School teacher plans book about notable grads
Over the course of Perham High School's 100-year history, scores of graduates have gone on to achieve great things. Now, in an effort to preserve...
April 6, 2017 - 12:37pm
March 24, 2017
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
With the first day of spring now behind us, and temperatures jumping up into the 30s, 40s and even 50s, the sap has begun flowing from area maple...
March 24, 2017 - 9:21am
March 16, 2017
Perham father reunited with daughter who went missing
After 46 days, a Perham father is back at home with his daughter after he said the 6-year old was taken by her mother. Brian Cooney said it's...
March 16, 2017 - 9:13am
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