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Minn. health insurance program breaks previous record for signups
The power of positive thinking
PACC adds to list of improvements for 2018
Jennie-O Turkey barn lost in fire
Woman, 19, dies in Alexandria apartment fire
Yellowjackets second at Melrose/Sauk Centre
Perham gymnasts set new mark against Park Rapids Area
DeBoer's 24 sparks Yellowjackets in home win
Minnesota Miracle saves Vikings from disaster
'Physically and emotionally, I'm drained': Resigning MN coach points finger at problematic parents
Dollena "Dolly" Nundahl
Amos Otto Marckel
Michael John Grismer
On the night you were born the moon smiled with such wonder that the stars peeked in to see you and the night wind whispered. "Life will never be same." Because there had never been anyone like you ever in the world. So enchanted with you were the wind
Oscar James Buchanan
Congratulations to Kenny Richter on his retirement! Kenny is retiring December 31, 2017 as a Combination Technician with Arvig Enterprises, Inc. in Perham. Kenny has been with the Company for over 40 years
Lyla Faye Haman
Nominations being taken for 2018 Chamber Choice Awards
Perham Living makes U.S. News & World Report's list of Best Nursing Homes for 2017-18
Nelson named General Manager of the year
Dr. Brooke Hamann serving on the Minnesota state emergency response team
Perham Health welcomes Dr. Steven Murrell
Rock-A-Booster 4H Club Wins Award
Miss Perham and Miss Heart of the Lakes Pageant, Jan. 13
Hey, baby: Perham Health’s first baby of the New Year is born
Otter Tail County 150th anniversary set for 2018
Star Lake native, 103, has lived through 18 presidents
LETTER: No more taxpayer money to group without full disclosure
Once again, I'm drinking the purple Kool-aid
Cold weather tips for stalled or stuck vehicles
If you’re using Facebook to find your news, you’re going to be seeing less of us
What is the correct following distance?
Great American Think-Off question fleshes out life's biggest lessons
Perham area calendar
A whole 'slew' of fun: Slew Foot Family Christmas Concert to hit Perham
Free Matinees in Perham are a tradition that goes back decades
Christmas bake sale and concert to be held in Vergas Dec. 3
'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
January 11, 2018
'This person touched the lives of literally thousands': HOL girls basketball teams honoring coach who died in crash
Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton High School counselor Sarah Kjos walked up to D-G-F athletic director Joe O'Keefe on Tuesday to tell him she was going...
January 11, 2018 - 10:09pm
State-ranked teams square off in Perham
Two of the top-ranked teams in the state of Minnesota met at the Hauer Gymnasium on Jan. 9 when the Willmar Cardinals invaded Perham to take...
January 11, 2018 - 2:14pm
Yellowjackets extend streak with home win
The Perham Yellowjackets cruised to a 64-24 victory over the Park Rapids Panthers on Jan. 9 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium in non-conference boys basketball. Carter Cresap and Josh Jeziorski paced the Yellowjackets with 12 points each, while Jenson Beachy added 11 points....
January 11, 2018 - 1:18pm
January 9, 2018
Yellowjackets run streak to 18 with tournament win
The fifth-ranked Perham wrestling team went wire-to-wire in capturing the Rick Lee Duals Championship on Jan. 5 and 6 at the Sanford Center in...
January 9, 2018 - 3:42pm
Perham/NYM swimmers compete at Moorhead
The Perham/New York Mills boys swimming team returned to action with a dual against Moorhead on Jan. 4 in Moorhead. The Spuds came away with a 116-60 victory over the Yellowjackets. According to head coach Trent Swanson, the Yellowjackets had a good night in Moorhead. The team continues...
January 9, 2018 - 2:06pm
Perham Gymnasts first at Clemensen Invitational
The Perham gymnastics team continues to improve, posting their highest score of the season when they captured the Clemensen Invitational in Princeton...
January 9, 2018 - 1:07pm
Late run sparks Perham in conference clash
The game’s biggest run came late and helped the Perham Yellowjackets pull away for a hard-fought 80-69 victory over the Hawley Nuggets in a...
January 9, 2018 - 10:57am
Yellowjackets rebound in victory over Mills
It was a tale of two halves for the Perham girls basketball team when they knocked off New York Mills 56-42 in a non-conference girls basketball...
January 9, 2018 - 10:26am
January 6, 2018
Bison make it six titles, edging James Madison to regain FCS championship
FRISCO, Texas -- Make it 6 for 6 for North Dakota State in Frisco. North Dakota State, behind its defense, defeated James Madison University...
January 6, 2018 - 2:23pm
January 5, 2018
Perham boys roll in Thief River Falls
The Perham Yellowjackets took command in the first half and cruised to a 63-30 victory over the Thief River Falls Prowlers in a non-conference boys basketball game in Thief River Falls on Jan. 4. Martin LaFond led a trio of Yellowjackets in double figures with 14 points. Jenson Beachy...
January 5, 2018 - 2:36pm
Late rally stops Yellowjackets from upending Thief River Falls
Thief River Falls used a late rally, knocking off the Perham Yellowjackets 50-45 in a non-conference girls basketball game in Thief River Falls on Jan. 4. The Yellowjackets led by 10 with five minutes and 37 seconds left in the game, but Thief River Falls caught fire from beyond...
January 5, 2018 - 2:35pm
January 3, 2018
Strong second half lifts Perham over Pequot Lakes
The Perham girls basketball turned up the intensity in the second half and pulled away for a 60-47 victory over the Pequot Lakes Patriots on Jan. 2 in Pequot Lakes. Perham head coach TJ Super said they were sluggish in the first half, playing to the pace of the Patriots. However,...
January 3, 2018 - 10:02am
Northern Lakes takes over Mid-State first place
Northern Lakes took over first place in the Mid-State Conference with a 6-2 victory over the Laker girls hockey team Tuesday night at Kent Freeman...
January 3, 2018 - 9:59am
January 2, 2018
Maplewood, Glendalough great winter destinations in 2018
Residents of Otter Tail County, and those who live farther away, can and should take advantage of winter travels to Maplewood State Park east...
January 2, 2018 - 2:54pm
December 30, 2017
Lakers rally for tie with Otters, win in a shootout
Patience paid off for the Detroit Lakes Lakers when they rallied from a 3-0 deficit to skate away with a 3-3 tie in the Fergus Falls Holiday...
December 30, 2017 - 1:37pm