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Police Scanner - Oct. 19 edition
'Picturing the Good Life'
Edinger recognized for 60 years in Lions Club
Shakin' their tail feathers
Diggin' the history
Wolverines earn No. 1 seed for 6A Volleyball playoffs
Wolverines open postseason with Staples-Motley
Wolverines make it two straight with 31-14 romp
Wolverines finish third at Park Region Championships
Second place finish for Wolverines at Park Region Championships
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Ida Minerva Hoefs
Two providers join Verndale Clinic
Uptown Restaurant earns Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Tri-County Health Care CEO descend for diabetes
Rural broadband becoming reality for central Minnesota residents thanks to nearly $10M in public and private investments
Living in the golden years
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 19 edition
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 12 edition
Library to host computer class Nov. 18
Book Ends announces guest author Elisa Korenne
Entertainment briefs - Oct. 5 edition
St. Huberts church hosting Harvest Festival Oct. 28
God may be an easy target, but he's a strong one
The cost of being a disciple
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
Faith briefs - Sept. 14 edition
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Pension advance loans are schemes
Over 1,500 service members still eligible for 2013 military tax credit
Energy Infrastructure Spells Major Job Opportunities for Minnesota
Can antique vehicles be sold without a VIN?
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
Gretta Jean Wegscheid
Hayden James Lynk
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
December 26, 2016
Rural Perham man injured when fish house fire spreads to nearby homes
PERHAM, Minn.—A rural Perham man was injured Sunday, Dec. 25, when a fish house fire spread to nearby residences. According to a report released by the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office: Perham area fire crews and members of the sheriff's office were called about 6:30 a.m. Sunday...
December 26, 2016 - 4:30pm
December 25, 2016
Overnight blaze engulfs Perham tire store
A tire store fire in Perham late Tuesday, Dec. 14, prompted firefighters from nine additional communities to respond in an attempt to extinguish...
December 25, 2016 - 12:08am
November 5, 2016
Wadena restaurant owners open restaurant in Perham
Wadena restaurant owners Yobani Melchor and Pat Strand have apparently found a perfect recipe for success — requests from Perham residents and serving authentic Mexican food — and will open Los Jalapenos Taqueria in the former Pizza Ranch location in early November. The...
November 5, 2016 - 12:08am
October 23, 2016
Perham man assaulted during argument at Pine Lake resort
A 37-year-old Weslaco, Texas, man faces charges in Otter Tail County District Court for allegedly assaulting a man violently with a mason jar drinking glass. George Matthew Solis was arguing with man at Cabin No.3 at the Pine Beach Resort in Perham around 3 a.m. Sunday, according...
October 23, 2016 - 12:10am
October 3, 2016
'Mystery' Lottery winner from Dent claims $114.577 prize
“I expected to win someday,” said Gerrit Wierbos as he happily claimed a Northstar Cash® jackpot worth $114,577. “Why not? Somebody will...
October 3, 2016 - 2:08pm
March 5, 2016
Perham to receive grants for housing project to relieve shortages
The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has awarded $1.62 million in Workforce Housing Development Program grants to the cities of Perham and Duluth to develop housing for local employees. DEED Commissioner Katie Clark Sieben said the program is aimed at encouraging...
March 5, 2016 - 12:10am
October 4, 2015
Unable to work, she turned to volunteering
After moving back to Perham from the Twin Cities when she was diagnosed with cancer, Robianne Schultz needed to do something to give back and...
October 4, 2015 - 12:10am
Landlord in custody after shooting tenant east of Perham
One person is in custody after an early morning shooting east of Perham Friday. Otter Tail County officials say they received a call of a shooting at a rural address east of Perham around 7 a.m., the female caller reported her boyfriend was shot by their landlord after a verbal...
September 4, 2015 - 12:51pm
June 16, 2015
Karvonen's passes to fourth generation
It was a transaction almost 90 years in the making - Karvonen's, the furniture store on Main Street in Perham, has been purchased by Aaron Karvonen...
June 16, 2015 - 12:08am
May 13, 2015
Perham-Dent School bond referendum fails
The Perham-Dent School District's first attempt to pass a bond referendum failed on May 12. Voters were asked to vote "Yes" or "No" on whether the district should be able to borrow $58.3 million to complete building projects including: a new high school for grades 9-12,...
May 13, 2015 - 10:13am
April 23, 2015
Rolling out the barrel: Perham grad finds career in beer
Kegs, growlers, pints, hops, hoppy, lager, pale ale, nut brown ale, cream ale, amber ale, yeasty, tap room… In the life of Patrick Sundburg,...
April 23, 2015 - 4:37pm
March 19, 2015
Perham man injured in Highway 10 crash
PERHAM, Minn. – A Perham man was hurt in a crash here overnight when he ran off the road after falling asleep at the wheel. Minnesota Highway Patrol officials said Jeffrey D. Fritz, 28, was headed east on Highway 10 near Mile Marker 70 shortly before 12:17 a.m. when he fell...
March 19, 2015 - 11:06am
March 12, 2015
Ice heaves causing damage on Otter Tail County lakes
OTTERTAIL, Minn. -- Ice is a normal part of winter along Minnesota’s lakes. However, this year, some property owners on Otter Tail County lakes...
March 12, 2015 - 9:00am
February 26, 2015
Shooting incident between father and son investigated in rural Perham
A Perham man suffered small cuts to his face, and his father is in jail, following a shooting incident in rural Perham on Wednesday. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has reported that Jeffrey Schultes, 53, of rural Perham, fired a .22 caliber rifle at his son, Jesse Schultes,...
February 26, 2015 - 1:04pm