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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 19, 2017
East Otter Tail County 4-H Recognition and Awards Program
Area youth and adults were recognized for their service and achievements at the annual East Otter Tail County 4-H Recognition and Awards Program...
November 19, 2017 - 6:58am
November 18, 2017
Prairie Wind Middle School First Quarter Outstanding Students
November 18, 2017 - 6:55am
November 17, 2017
Perham Police Reports
Monday, November 6 7:48 a.m. Responded to Perham business for alarm; all okay 2:05 p.m. Assisted Otter Tail County Child Protection 4:28 p.m. Moved a straw bale partially blocking roadway 7:55 p.m. Received report of suspicious person; transported for evaluation 9:28 p.m. Unlocked...
November 17, 2017 - 5:57pm
DL native hopes to win the governorship
Detroit Lakes native Jeff Johnson came within 5 percentage points of denying Mark Dayton a second term as governor in 2014, and he hopes to again...
November 17, 2017 - 6:52am
November 16, 2017
Willing and able: Adults with disabilities find pride, friendship through job partnerships in Perham
Just before 9 a.m. last Thursday, the crew of that day's Vic's Popcorn packaging line arrived for its shift at Shearer's Snacks, ready and raring...
November 16, 2017 - 6:14am
November 6, 2017
Cold and broke? Apply for energy assistance
Enjoying this early taste of winter? Looks like it might be especially cold and snowy this year. Time to talk Mahube-Otwa Community Action about...
November 6, 2017 - 5:43pm
October 20, 2017
Get your 'eek!' on: Area Halloween happenings promise fun and light frights for the whole family
Local communities are making it frighteningly easy to scare up a little Halloween fun this year. Several family-friendly spooktacular events...
October 20, 2017 - 3:53pm
Right on target: Perham Sportsman’s Club keeps growing
Nine years ago, a few local guys got together and decided to resurrect the defunct Perham Sportsman's Club. At first, membership in the club...
October 20, 2017 - 3:43pm
October 19, 2017
Newly released security video shows exact moment bomb goes off inside Minn. mosque
BLOOMINGTON, Minn.—Newly released security camera footage from inside a Minnesota mosque where a bomb went off this summer has been made...
October 19, 2017 - 8:20am
October 17, 2017
State officials sick about feds slashing MinnesotaCare
The federal government giveth and the federal government taketh away. With one hand the Trump administration approved $323 million for two years of an innovative Minnesota plan for a high-risk health insurance pool, designed to lower individual premiums by about 20 percent (compared...
October 17, 2017 - 3:00pm
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
September 22, 2017
Perham police investigate three recent burglaries
Perham police are investigating three separate burglaries that have occurred over the past three weeks. Perham Police Chief Jason Hoaby said burglaries were reported Sept. 1, 2 and 11 at three different locations around town: Jean's the Right Plant Place, Ma's Little Red Barn and...
September 22, 2017 - 8:04pm
July 19, 2017
Charges filed against truck driver in crash that killed Vining teen: Jason Vadner had license suspended, revoked seven times prior to crash
Charges have now been filed against the semi truck driver that police say crossed the centerline of Highway 210, striking and and killing a 16-year-old Vining boy in April. Jason Vadner, 35, of Wheaton, is charged with criminal vehicular homicide/operate motor vehicle in grossly negligent...
July 19, 2017 - 2:22pm
July 9, 2017
White Earth program receives grant to create Child Advocacy Center
WHITE EARTH, Minn. — When a child experiences trauma — physical, sexual, emotional or otherwise — in a community that does...
July 9, 2017 - 3:21pm
June 25, 2017
DL man charged with marijuana-growing operation
Cody Joe Johnson, 32, of rural Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on May 15, a Becker County deputy learned of a large marijuana-growing operation in Becker County, allegedly...
June 25, 2017 - 10:18am