Vance Carlson

Sports Lead
“The second half was insane. It got so loud, my wife had to plug her ears. I’ve been to a number of Vikings games, but that was by far the loudest game I’ve gone to.” ~ Tanner Rasche, Park Rapids
Perham's defense and big-play offense opened the season in style with a shutout of Park Rapids on Friday night.
Results from Perham's win over Park Rapids on Tuesday.
Results from Thursday's swimming and diving dual in Park Rapids.
The Yellowjackets turned two early turnovers into touchdowns in building a 28-0 lead.
The 25-year-old takes over as the head coach of the Park Rapids boys basketball team.
Perham’s Colton Hackel, Finn Diggins and Noah Rooney helped the Yellowjackets repeat as Section 8AAA champions last season and returned in a big way this year showcasing their talent before a crowd of 250 fans at Vern Weekley Field in Park Rapids leading Perham to a 40-7 victory over the Panthers on Friday, Oct. 9.
The Park Rapids-Menahga-Walker-Hackensack-Akeley boys hockey team picked up its first Mid-State Conference win of the season, but couldn't pick up its first Section 8A victory after splitting games last week.