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Man charged in death of former Minnesota police chief makes court appearance
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Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS
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Perham Area calendar
Perham Area calendar
Perham Area calendar
Perham Community Musical "Aida" premieres November 16th
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
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
December 5, 2018
Perham's Brett Christiansen featured in Prairie Business mag's 40 under 40
Brett Christiansen, engineering manager at Arvig, was selected on Prairie Business magazine's 2018 40 under 40 list. The list highlights 40 of...
December 5, 2018 - 1:43pm
October 1, 2018
Arvig donates to Empowering Kids Perham and St. Henry's
Staci Malikowski, Chief Financial Officer at Arvig, presented a check for $2,000 from Arvig to Empowering Kids of Perham (EKP) and Stephanie...
October 1, 2018 - 12:48pm
April 21, 2018
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Arvig, the area's leading broadband provider, is looking to hire more than 160 employees this year in its construction division, IT and sales departments. "We have projects planned throughout this year and beyond that require significant resources to complete and maintain so we can...
April 21, 2018 - 9:06am
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
December 9, 2017
Arvig Promotes Ben Wiechman to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy
Arvig announced Ben Wiechman has been promoted to Director of IP Engineering and Strategy. Wiechman is responsible for leading network engineering and service delivery for the company. He will report to David Arvig, Vice President/Chief Operating Officer.
December 9, 2017 - 8:15am
October 3, 2017
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
During the 2016-17 school year, Arvig donated more than $100,000 to schools in its service area, made possible through the Arvig School Partnership Program. This brings the total donation amount—since the inception of the program—to more than $660,000. "Giving back is...
October 3, 2017 - 6:35pm
September 11, 2017
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
Work in the northern Plains. Arvig will be featured in the September issue of the magazine. Earlier this year, employees nominated their companies by submitting an anonymous employee-satisfaction survey, and Prairie Business used the survey results in selecting the 50 Best.
September 11, 2017 - 5:26pm
August 6, 2017
Star Tribune names Arvig a 2017 Top Workplace
Arvig has been named one of the Top Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. A complete list is available at StarTribune.com/topworkplaces2017.
August 6, 2017 - 12:14pm
July 24, 2017
Arvig Donates to Kinship of Perham
Joan Meece, Cash Management Coordinator at Arvig, presented a check for $3,000 from Arvig to Kinship of Perham. The organization received another...
July 24, 2017 - 4:40pm
January 20, 2017
Arvig names new director of marketing
Lisa Greene has been promoted to Director of Marketing at Arvig, an area broadband provider, the company announced earlier this week. Greene is responsible for leading all marketing efforts for Arvig and its affiliated companies. She will report to David Arvig, Vice President/COO....
January 20, 2017 - 5:58pm
October 27, 2016
County's broadband speeds rank fourth-worst in MN
The message is loud and clear when it comes to high-speed broadband internet services in Otter Tail County: "Please wait... Your options are still loading." The county has some catching up to do. Currently, Otter Tail is the fourth-worst in the state when it comes to fixed, non-mobile...
October 27, 2016 - 11:43am
September 16, 2016
Arvig donates nearly $100,000 to local schools
During the 2015-16 school year, Arvig donated nearly $100,000 to schools in its service area, made possible through the Arvig School Partnership Program. This brings the total donation amount-since the inception of the program-to more than $550,000. "Giving back is such a huge part...
September 16, 2016 - 5:21pm
June 24, 2016
Area students receive scholarships from Arvig
Arvig in Perham awarded 37 high school seniors with the Royale B. and Eleanor M. Arvig Memorial Scholarship in the amount of $3,000 each. Students were selected based upon achievements or interest in the field of mathematics, engineering, accounting, computer science, telecommunications...
June 24, 2016 - 12:03pm
Arvig reports online scam
Arvig has received reports of a potential online scam where someone claims to be doing market research by Arvig. Customers have reported...
June 24, 2015 - 3:57pm
March 9, 2015
Cutting the cord: Pawlowski retires from Arvig IT after 47 years
After spending 47 years with Arvig Communications, and its preceding corporations, Bill Pawlowski retired from his post as Director of Information...
March 9, 2015 - 10:30am