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Wadena VFW taking nominations for Teacher of the Year
WDC welcomes 20 foreign exchange students
Weekly crime report - Sept. 21 edition
School board's elementary project receives a boost
One vegetable one community wrapping up first year
WCA/Ashby Knights wear down Wolverines
Wolverines rally to defeat Verndale
Wolverines downed by Long Prairie-Grey Eagle
Strong showing for Wolverines in Bagley
Wadena-DC drops two at triangular
John 'Gordy' Askew
Louise Marie Ollie
Living in the golden years
TCHC Foundation donates AED funds to police department
M State's Simon honored with Veterans' Voices award
Henning Clinic ranked one of top 15 performers in state
Offering up her '.02Cents'
Halbrooks featured at next legacy event
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 7 edition
Author Charles Baxter comes to Wadena
Entertainment briefs - Aug. 24 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Beef and Avocado Quesadillas
Faith briefs - Aug. 31 edition
Korean Beef Bowl
Faith briefs - Aug. 24 edition
VA hearing and vision benefits only 1 in 4 vets utilize
Your letters - Sept. 14 edition
10 overlooked VA disabilities
Minimum wage hike argument doesn't add up
What is a state patrol blood relay?
Knob Hill, MDHA sponsoring Forkhorn Field Day Oct. 1
Fly fishing class slated for May 24, 31 and June 7
Time to drop the lines
Sports briefs - April 27 edition
Chalk up a pair for the Grants
Sarah Lynn Cusey
Oryhan Mythyas Kotchen
Athena Jo Collom
Area students graduate from Bemidji State
September 15, 2017
Goodbye, old notes
It's the nightly question and answer game that's been going on for decades—sitting around the dinner table, parents ask their kids, "what did you do at school today?" And with a nonchalant shrug of the shoulders, the answer is usually "not much," or "I don't remember," coupled...
September 15, 2017 - 5:38pm
September 10, 2017
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
There is so much back and forth over whether or not the smoking age should be raised to 21, as city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham contemplate the move. There are some legitimate arguments on both sides, but it does get a little tiring to hear people argue that, "If...
September 10, 2017 - 9:29am
September 2, 2017
When darkness is in our backyards, let's turn on the light
It shakes a person's world when something happens like the murder/womb raiding of 22-year-old Savanna LaFontain-Greywind of Fargo. One of the people arrested for that crime is Brooke Crews, who spent time living in the Perham area. The arrest is fresh—she has not been convicted—but...
September 2, 2017 - 7:49pm
September 1, 2017
Wadena-DC sweeps its way to 2-0
The Wadena-Deer Creek Wolverines blasted their way to a 2-0 start, sweeping the Perham Yellowjackets in a rematch of last year’s section quarterfinal...
September 1, 2017 - 11:00pm
August 6, 2017
'Conversations that Matter'
The conversations that make a difference are often some of the most difficult ones to have, but shying away from topics just because they're...
August 6, 2017 - 8:15am
June 15, 2017
Late rally lifts Bluffton to victory
It was an old fashioned pitcher’s duel between the Bluffton Braves and the Perham Pirates at Krueger Field on June 14. It was the Braves Austin...
June 15, 2017 - 1:43pm
June 14, 2017
Local teams prep for wood bat tournament
The 2017 Perham Wood Bat Tournament will feature a small but very competitive field for the annual two day event at Krueger Field in Perham on June 17 and 18. Perham, Wadena, Ottertail Central and Taconite will battle it out for the crown. The tournament goes back to the roots of...
June 14, 2017 - 3:40pm
May 17, 2017
Fastpitch playoff brackets have been announced
The North Sub-Section 6AA fastpitch softball matchups have been announced and begin on Friday, May 19 at 4:30 p.m. Osakis earned the No. 1 seed and will open play with Ottertail Central. Pequot Lakes earned the No. 2 seed and will host Wadena-Deer Creek in Pequot Lakes. Bertha-Hewitt/Verndale...
May 17, 2017 - 12:21pm
Perham girls hoops outlast Verndale in overtime
The Perham Yellowjacket girls basketball team has dubbed their team the cardiac kids for their knack of playing close games that go down to the...
February 17, 2017 - 11:12pm
February 16, 2017
Dent teen missing since late January has been found
The Otter Tail County Sheriff's office says a missing teenager has been found safe. Sixteen-year-old Lucia Garcia was last seen Jan. 27 leaving...
February 16, 2017 - 10:46am
February 8, 2017
Dent teen missing: May be in the Alexandria area
Lucia Garcia, 16, of Dent, was last seen in Perham on Friday, Jan. 27. She was picked up by her boyfriend from school at 12:30 p.m. and he said...
February 8, 2017 - 11:17am
January 13, 2017
Time Race for Tanya: Richville mother of four diagnosed with terminal cancer; benefit planned
Rick Sazama says the news of his wife's illness was "a life-changing shocker." When he first heard that Tanya, his high school sweetheart and...
January 13, 2017 - 10:37am
January 5, 2017
KLN, Shearer's in Perham open on-site primary care clinic for employees
Workers at KLN Family Brands and Shearer's Snacks no longer need to call in sick to get that cough checked out. A new on-site primary care clinic...
January 5, 2017 - 10:21am
January 4, 2017
Perham man faces felony for discharge of firearm
A Perham man faces a felony charge of reckless discharge of a firearm after an incident Saturday afternoon, Dec. 31, at an apartment building...
January 4, 2017 - 10:22am
December 29, 2016
1 person seriously injured in Perham rollover
A rollover crash on Highway 10 west of Perham left one person with serious injuries Wednesday, Dec. 28, the Minnesota State Patrol reported....
December 29, 2016 - 10:20am