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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
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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
May 25, 2017
Perham area calendar of events
Friday, May 26 Chamber Golf Scramble, Perham: At Lakeside Golf Course. Annual Perham Area Chamber of Commerce event. For more information, contact...
May 25, 2017 - 8:53am
May 20, 2017
High tunnel gardening class, kids' wet felting class set for on May 20
The Cultural Center's mission statement includes a commitment to lifelong learning, and that is being carried out in the form of two class offerings at the Center on Saturday, May 20: High Tunnel Gardening at 10 a.m. and Kids' Bubble Hands Wet Felting at noon.
May 20, 2017 - 10:18am
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 8, 2017
Great American Think-Off finalists announced
The Cultural Center in New York Mills announced the four finalists from the essay contest portion of the 25th annual Great American Think-Off. These four individuals each win $500 and a trip to New York Mills in June for the debate.
May 8, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 3, 2017
Red River Valley Veterans Concert Band to perform in Perham May 11
The Red River Valley Veterans Concert Band will perform for the public at the Perham Center for the Arts on Thursday, May 11, at 8:10 p.m. The...
May 3, 2017 - 12:12pm
2017 Think-Off finalists announced
Four individuals have won $500 and a trip to New York Mills for the Great American Think-Off. In their essays, the finalists presented an argument supporting their response to the question, "Has the 2016 election changed our perception of truth?"
May 3, 2017 - 10:07am
Tap that sweet tooth: Vergas, Maplewood both hosting maple syrup events Saturday
It's maple mania in the lakes area this week, as both the Vergas community and Maplewood State Park are set to host maple syrup-related events...
April 3, 2017 - 11:37am
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 21, 2017
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
It was games and goodies galore at the St. Henry’s Fun Fair on Sunday. The gym at the Perham Area Community Center was packed with tables full...
March 21, 2017 - 9:01am
March 10, 2017
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
The daily lineup has been announced for the 35th Anniversary WE FEST at Soo Pass Ranch in Detroit Lakes, MN; this year's WE Fest, the world's...
March 10, 2017 - 11:16am
March 7, 2017
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Learn more about home building, landscaping, decorating, outdoor sports and more — all from the local pros who know best — at this...
March 7, 2017 - 9:09am
February 27, 2017
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
LOS ANGELES — Bill Paxton, the versatile actor who appeared in films including "Aliens" and "Titanic" and played a polygamist on HBO's...
February 27, 2017 - 11:43am
Watch live: April the giraffe captivating millions in anticipation of birth
HARPURSEVILLE, N.Y. - A live stream of a giraffe about to give birth is captivating people across the country. Tens of millions of people have logged on to watch a live stream of the pregnancy of April the giraffe and her mate at The Animal Adventure Park.
February 27, 2017 - 11:28am
February 9, 2017
Polar plunge set to make a splash in Perham this weekend
Jump into some fun in Perham this Saturday with the Freezin' for a Reason Polar Plunge. This year's annual event, a fundraiser for the local...
February 9, 2017 - 9:07am
January 25, 2017
TV icon Mary Tyler Moore, who 'made it after all,' dies at 80
Emmy-winning actress Mary Tyler Moore, who brightened American television screens as the perky suburban housewife on "The Dick Van Dyke Show,"...
January 25, 2017 - 4:21pm