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New county website in the works
County board continues to fund east and west county fairs
Minnesota FFA Foundation presents jackets to members of Perham FFA Chapter
Rural Dent man arrested following road accident
Weekly police report - Jan. 18 edition
Minnesota Misery: Vikings dominated by Eagles in NFC Championship game
Fast start, strong finish helps Perham close out Esko
Bears steal pivotal section game from Lakers
If Vikings win Sunday, expect Super Bowl ticket prices to jump
Ahmad Rashad, neighbor Michael Jordan cheer on Vikings
Michael John Grismer
Colton Norbert Benke
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
Wanted: (Grumpy) Head brewer
VIDEO: Brothers re-open Perham tire business
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
Dent Fiesta to raise money for local projects
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
Do cars need to pull over for police during pursuit?
Ice fishermen, we need your help
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
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 19, 2018
Saints punter wants to meet fourth-grade class from Thielen's hometown
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead wants to meet with elementary students from Minnesota Vikings receiver...
January 19, 2018 - 9:36pm
Perham grapplers win home finale against Detroit Lakes
The fifth-ranked Perham Yellowjackets ended an era with a 49-12 victory over the Detroit Lakes Lakers on Jan. 18 at the Prairie Wind Middle School...
January 19, 2018 - 10:13am
January 12, 2018
Fargo man found after spending night freezing in deer stand
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 54-year-old Fargo man was rescued from a deer stand just outside of Detroit Lakes Thursday morning, Jan. 11, after...
January 12, 2018 - 12:58pm
January 11, 2018
Perham runs win streak to 13 with victory over Lakers
It may not have been the style of win the Yellowjackets were hoping for, but it was the type of game they needed when they defeated the Detroit...
January 11, 2018 - 10:48pm
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - It’s official: Detroit Lakes’ first ice harvest since the early 1970s is in the books. A crew of nine men from Wee...
January 11, 2018 - 9:39pm
DL police officer placed on leave after allegedly punching convicted criminal off duty
A Detroit Lakes officer is on paid administrative leave after allegedly punching a man he's arrested a couple times in the past. Blake Sundvor (aka Blake Mastin), of Frazee, alleges he was punched by Detroit Lakes Police Sergeant Robert Strand at the Hub 41 restaurant in Detroit Lakes...
January 11, 2018 - 9:30am
January 8, 2018
Into the world of meth and back again: Frazee native fights through addiction to get her baby back
Former Frazee High School student Samantha Riggles was reunited with her six-month-old son, gaining back full custody of him the day after Christmas...
January 8, 2018 - 12:31pm
December 25, 2017
3 escape Suburban after it plunges into lake on Christmas Eve
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Three people escaped a vehicle after it broke through the ice Sunday, Dec. 24, on Little Detroit Lake here. The Becker...
December 25, 2017 - 1:04pm
December 20, 2017
Perham battles with defending state champion, Detroit Lakes
Two of the premier programs in the state of Minnesota gymnastics squared off at the Hauer Gymnasium on Dec. 19. Once again, the defending state...
December 20, 2017 - 4:59pm
December 14, 2017
Treasure trove of love: Jewel prompts Free Adoption Day Saturday at DL’s Humane Society
Are you looking to bring home a new pet for the holidays this year? Then this Saturday, Dec. 16 is the day to do it. During its regular hours...
December 14, 2017 - 8:13am
December 5, 2017
Perham places fifth at Jackie Mann Invitational
The Perham gymnastics team opened the season with the annual Jackie Mann Invitational at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium on Dec. 2....
December 5, 2017 - 2:37pm
November 30, 2017
Yellowjackets ready for Mann Invitational
The 2017-18 gymnastics season kicks off with a bang for the Perham Yellowjackets. The Yellowjackets play host to the 14th annual Jackie Mann Gymnastics Invitational on Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Prairie Wind Middle School gymnasium.
November 30, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 28, 2017
Missing DL teen found in California, but now what?
The 15-year-old Detroit Lakes boy who'd been missing for roughly three months has been found safe in California. "Parker has been located safe...
November 28, 2017 - 4:49pm
November 22, 2017
'I'm just a bum' - Anonymous man making his way around the DL area handing out hundreds of dollars to strangers
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Is there really a man making his way around the Detroit Lakes area handing out money — by the hundreds and thousands — to strangers? Several area people say yes. One Holiday Inn patron confirmed the story, saying he met the fellow a little...
November 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 17, 2017
DL native hopes to win the governorship
Detroit Lakes native Jeff Johnson came within 5 percentage points of denying Mark Dayton a second term as governor in 2014, and he hopes to again...
November 17, 2017 - 6:52am