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Update: Victim's name in fatal Audubon shooting released
Catholic Daughters hold 50th annual style show, featuring Red, White & Blue
From around the county: County resident input will be part of long-range planning
The end of a chapter? Perham school leaders discuss whether to keep publishing yearbooks
With only a six-vote spread, Otter Tail set to recount race for sheriff
Fairmont stifles Perham in Class AAA semifinals
Fischer moves up to 11th at Class A Championships
Perham's Ty Moser excelling on field and in classroom
EGF downs Lakers in home opener
Jordahl, three others recognized for academics
Leonard P. Diederichs
Josephine Elizabeth Petru
Maxine June Mittag
'Making my dreams come true': Minnesota farmer harvests her first crop at 27
Lakeshore real estate market up, down in town
New car and pet wash in Perham is a first for LAC
MNsure open enrollment begins with new software
Mall of America has splashy plans for water park upgrade; nonprofit financing proposed
She grew up protesting outside abortion clinics. Now, she performs them at North Dakota’s only clinic.
Cool weather fails to drive off Harvest Fest crowd
Lions scholarship deadline Nov. 15
Family, friends pay tribute to Hawley grad who died unexpectedly
Traveling, broke and hungry: An inside look at what homelessness is like in Detroit Lakes
Letter: Thank you for the Veterans Day program at PHS
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 will make it more difficult for young adults to quit smoking
Opinion Letter: Tobacco 21 is a policy designed to fail
I got my first deer 50 years after military training
Ask a Trooper: Is my ride too low?
Perham Community Musical "Aida" premieres November 16th
Perham Area calendar
Perham Area calendar
Solo show about Walt Whitman explores male relationships: Cultural Center to host 'Leaves of Grass -- Illuminated" on Nov. 3
Perham Area calendar
November is National Diabetes Month: Perham's Paul Sonnenberg has lost 120 pounds to gain freedom from type 2 diabetes
The land of milk and money: Local dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
September 23, 2018
Wallin new director of Kinship of the Perham Area
Abby Wallin has been named the new director of the Kinship Of The Perham Area. Wallin has a background in project management and a passion for...
September 23, 2018 - 9:30am
July 2, 2018
Perham area 4-H students attend Camp Louis
The annual Camp Louis was held June 15-17 at the home of Louis and Eileen Westland's 5-L Ranch west of Perham. 4-Hers have the opportunity to...
July 2, 2018 - 9:57am
June 11, 2018
Foster grandparents needed in Wadena and Otter Tail Counties
Do you have time and life experiences to share with classroom children and teachers? Would you like to receive a little tax-free spending money just for doing something you love?
June 11, 2018 - 9:57am
May 24, 2018
Adult Fishing League kicks off 14th season
It's about fun. It's about bragging rights. It's about fishing. The Perham Adult Fishing League is organized by Dave Groff, and last Wednesday the league kicked off its 2018 season on Dead Lake. The late ice-off in Otter Tail County threatened to curtail the number of fish taken,...
May 24, 2018 - 2:22pm
May 23, 2018
United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena counties announces funded partner programs
"To improve lives by uniting the caring powers in our community" is the mission statement of United Way of Otter Tail and Wadena Counties and during the early months of 2018, the caring powers of our communities have been working hard on funding our partner programs. United Way received...
May 23, 2018 - 9:57am
May 9, 2018
Stamp Out Hunger campaign takes place May 12
On May 12, the rural and city letter carriers in Otter Tail County will deliver much more than mail when they walk and drive along their postal routes. They will also collect the goodness and compassion of their postal customers participating in the 26th annual NALC National Food...
May 9, 2018 - 8:26am
May 4, 2018
United Way Perham Day of Caring is May 8
Help is available for senior citizens, military veterans and people who may have a special circumstance that prevents them from doing their yard work in the Perham area. Day of Caring is a mobilization of volunteers to celebrate the spirit of giving through service by providing a...
May 4, 2018 - 9:08am
April 3, 2018
2018 Relay for Life kickoff meeting
The 2018 E.O.T. County Relay for Life kickoff meeting will be held Monday, April 9, at 7:00 p.m., at Calvary Lutheran Church. The 2018 Relay will be held Friday, July 13 at the Perham High School track, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Representatives from teams that have been part of the relay...
April 3, 2018 - 3:37pm
April 1, 2018
Perham Interact raises funds for food pantry
The Perham High School Interact Group organized their first walk for hunger that started at the high school and ended at the Bridge Food Pantry....
April 1, 2018 - 12:35pm
March 17, 2018
A Place to Belong receives grant to help start up Perham branch
A Place to Belong is always striving to improve and expand the resources and services they provide for the communities it serves, including Fergus...
March 17, 2018 - 12:00pm
March 2, 2018
Building that 'bridge': Food pantry March campaign underway in Perham
Last year in Perham, the doors to the local food pantry swung open 2,000 times. Those visitors were there for a little help, a little kindness....
March 2, 2018 - 11:57am
March 1, 2018
On a wing and a prayer: Help sought in caring for Angel of Hope park in Perham
A group of women who all experienced the death of a child came together over 13 years ago in Perham to create a place where they could share...
March 1, 2018 - 10:12am
February 26, 2018
Friends of Friends benefit nets $84,553
The tenth annual Friends-of-Friends Fighting Hunger event was a grand success. Held at Thumper Pond, nearly 170 guests joined together to support...
February 26, 2018 - 11:30am
February 25, 2018
The Bridge Community Pantry receives donation of 1,800 books
Perham High School senior Audrey Swanson saw a need at The Bridge Community Pantry in Perham and decided to help fill it. Only, it wasn't food...
February 25, 2018 - 10:17am
February 6, 2018
Charity breakfast raises money for The Bridge Mobile Pantry
St. Henry's Perham Area Knights of Columbus held a charity breakfast on Sunday, January 14, 2018 to raise money for The Bridge Pantry Mobile...
February 6, 2018 - 1:52pm