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Phelps Mill fish passage options will be studied
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
Perham Speech Team sends two to state
Pelican Rapids man sentenced
Otter Tail Sheriff's Report - April 19 edition
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Bear hunt applications available; May 4 deadline
Perham tennis drops opener to Moorhead
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Perham students sign National Letter of Intent
Dalton James McFadzen
Denise Renee McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Denise Renee McFadzen
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Josiah Alvin Barnes
Alfred G. Kempf
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Looking Back - April 19 edition
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Perham area leaders pick up Chamber awards
'Magic' a growing game in and around Perham
Looking Back - April 12 edition
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
Cultural Center hosts Monkey Mind Pirates by Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
'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
Rural Perham murder: Pipe wrench reportedly used in brutal killing of mother, son
Prairie Wind Middle School
March 30, 2018
Accentuate the positive: Prairie Wind Middle School principal revises school’s vision
Think back to junior high, do you shudder? How much do you remember about the positive and the negative? If Prairie Wind Middle School Principal...
March 30, 2018 - 9:57am
January 9, 2018
Outside the box: Perham eighth graders learn teamwork and survival skills in the great outdoors
Plopped down in the Superior National Forest, map (the foldable kind) and compass (old-fashioned type) in hand and told to get from where you’re...
January 9, 2018 - 10:39am
November 18, 2017
Prairie Wind Middle School First Quarter Outstanding Students
November 18, 2017 - 6:55am
June 2, 2017
Remembering our area's heroes
The VFW and Auxiliary Post 4020 held a Memorial Day service Monday at Prairie Wind Middle School. Perham Mayor Tim Meehl delivered the opening...
June 2, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 19, 2017
Launching a new way of learning: Drones at PWMS
The Prairie Wind Middle School cafeteria was buzzing with the sound of 68 tiny propellers all whirling at once last Wednesday, as eighth grade...
May 19, 2017 - 4:39pm
May 12, 2017
'A school of color'
Perham-Dent School District administrators say there are more nonnative speakers of English in the district today than ever before. The district currently has 51 students enrolled in its ESL program (English as a Second Language), a number that has grown substantially in recent years,...
May 12, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 4, 2017
Perham public schools earn state awards for innovation
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School have received state recognition for two separate, innovative educational programs. The schools have been named 2016-2017 Star of Innovation Award recipients by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals (MASSP). The high...
May 4, 2017 - 11:32am
February 24, 2017
Perham sends one to international science fair, team to state science contest
Perham High School and Prairie Wind Middle School students competed in the Western Regional Science Fair in Crookston Feb. 11, which earned one...
February 24, 2017 - 11:30am
February 23, 2017
Trout in the Classroom: Perham 7th-graders get hands-on lesson on fish life cycle
Perham's seventh-grade science students are charting new waters with a project that's never been done before at Prairie Wind Middle School. The...
February 23, 2017 - 4:41pm
February 11, 2017
Prairie Wind's Lorenson advances to Regional Spelling Bee
Lily Lorenson was the top speller in the Prairie Wind Middle School spelling bee on Monday, Jan. 20. Based on a preliminary test, 27 students...
February 11, 2017 - 8:00am
January 19, 2017
Perham's Sauer wins Geo Bee
Aurora Sauer, an eighth-grade student at Prairie Wind Middle School, won the school competition of the National Geographic Bee held Monday, Jan....
January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm
September 7, 2016
Construction moves along at Perham schools
Construction projects at Perham's public schools are continuing to move along, with the district doing what it can to save money and hassle along the way. At a work session of the Perham-Dent School Board on Aug. 30, the board discussed progress on projects at the high school, middle...
September 7, 2016 - 3:22pm
Perham grad comes home to embark on new career
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of feature stories on the new teachers at Perham schools this year. We will run one story a week,...
September 7, 2016 - 12:22pm
December 26, 2015
Writers’ conference em-phasizes styles
Last Tuesday, Prairie Wind Middle School students got a break from their daily routine for an afternoon, instead participating in a writers’...
December 26, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 25, 2015
Bjerke wins state award
Scott Bjerke, principal of Perham’s Prairie Wind Middle School, has been recognized by a state association for his work at the school. Bjerke was one of eight named as a 2015 regional Middle Level Principal of the Year by the Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals....
June 25, 2015 - 11:19am