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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
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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
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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
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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
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A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
September 27, 2012
Football: Perham JV improves to 2-2
The Perham JV football team improved to 2-2 on the season with a 28-8 win at Park Rapids. The team played four quarters of strong, Yellowjacket football. It seemed as if everything was hitting on all cylinders, the boys were not going to be denied their second win. We put together...
September 27, 2012 - 5:49pm
Perham 8th grade football defeats Lakers 12-6
On another great night for football, the Perham 8th grade football team hosted the Lakers from Detroit Lakes. This game has always been a great learning experience for both teams. Detroit Lakes always brings good athletes that are coached in the fundamentals of football. This was...
September 27, 2012 - 5:47pm
Thakar, Reed place at Moorhead Tae Kwon Do tournament
MOORHEAD -- Students of Perham Mid-Minnesota Tae Kwon Do School competed at the Marquart Invitational Tournament in Moorhead on Sat., Sept. 22. Aayush...
September 27, 2012 - 4:12pm
August 22, 2012
Levi Roberts lands a big northern on Otter Tail Lake
Levi Roberts, age 9, caught and released this 34-inch Northern on Otter Tail Lake using his homemade spinner. Roberts had made the spinners at...
August 22, 2012 - 12:20pm
July 16, 2012
Richville captures Little League title
PERHAM -- The Richville Rockets won five straight games to capture the Lakes Area Little League title on a sweltering Saturday. Richville defeated...
July 16, 2012 - 11:51am
May 2, 2012
Kobe Weller runner up at NYWA
GRAND RAPIDS -- Kobe Weller, a New York Mills sixth-grader was not expecting a top finish at a recent NYWA wrestling tournament in Grand Rapids....
May 2, 2012 - 10:09am
January 26, 2012
New York Mills Hoop Shoot Winners
Third grader Derin Gaudette, sixth grader Kaitlyn Thompson and seventh grader Skylar Mursu were three of 18 New York Mills students who advanced...
January 26, 2012 - 3:07pm
September 1, 2011
Youth Flag Football Registration
There will be a Perham Youth Flag Football registration meeting for all parents and players grades 1-4 interested in playing Flag Football this fall. Meeting will take place at the Perham High School Cafeteria at 6 p.m., Thurs. Sept. 8. First practice will take place at Matt's Baseball...
September 1, 2011 - 3:53pm
August 31, 2011
Perham Jaycees to host Punt, Pass, & Kick Competition
Young pro football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills when the Perham Jaycees host the annual NFL Punt, Pass, & Kick competition on Tues., Sept. 13 at 6:15 p.m. at Perham High School's Meinhover Field. The competition is free and open to boys and girls...
August 31, 2011 - 9:09am
July 12, 2011
Wadena Gold wins little league playoffs
The Wadena Gold little league team defeated the Perham Diamondbacks 1-0 in the championship game to take the Lakes Area Little League title. The...
July 12, 2011 - 12:16pm
Perham 13's move to 13-0
On Thursday, the second place Park Rapids 13-year-old team arrived in Perham with an 8-2 record looking to take down the first place Perham squad....
July 12, 2011 - 12:10pm
May 11, 2011
2011 Youth Turkey Hunt
Despite the snow and cold, twenty youth hunters from around the state of Minnesota participated in the Ottertail County Youth Turkey Hunt on...
May 11, 2011 - 9:10am
May 4, 2011
Dent Minor League Eval practice May 10
All players interested in participating in the Dent Minor League night baseball program are encouraged to attend an early season meeting and evaluation practice at the Dent baseball fields, Tues., May 10, at 7 p.m. Minor League Baseball programs for boys and girls may be operated...
May 4, 2011 - 8:56am
March 2, 2011
Dent girls softball registration
Early registration is available for Girls 10u-16u fastpitch softball Thursday, Mar. 17, at the Dent Elementary School from 7-8 p.m. For more information contact Mark L. at 218-841-9448 or 218-758-2415, or Ron S. at 218-298-1851. Dent B-team Boys Baseball(10u) Fundraiser 2011 2nd...
March 2, 2011 - 12:38pm
NY Mills elementary girls basketball tourney a success
On January 15, the New York Mills Girls Basketball team hosted their annual 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade Girls basketball tournament. A total of 24 teams showed up to participate, play, and show support for many of our young girl athletes. It was a great success and the New York Mills...
February 2, 2011 - 3:18pm