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Iken, Snyder name 2016 Homecoming Queen and King
Senior class dedicates football season to Pierce and Kelderman
Friends of the Library raising funds for facility expansion
Maslowski Health Project showing improvements
Jane's legacy lives on at Princess Warrior event
Former Viking to sign autographs Friday in Wadena
Silverstreaks hand Wolverines 46-6 loss
Silverstreaks zip past Wolverines 7-0
Mahlen, Hayden going into MSHSCA Hall of Fame
Wolverines tack up 3-0 victory over Mills
Stephanie Mae Peters
Paws & Prairie Animal Clinic expanding in Wadena
Cyber Cafe offers safe space for teens
Lunde Auto Sales opens in Wadena
Karvonen Funeral Home adding cremation services
Henning woman accepts new NJPA position
Photo walk in downtown Wadena Saturday
Barn raising finished, barn dance commences
Who will be the Great American Storyteller?
Entertainment briefs - Sept. 22 edition
The Art of Labor: Working for a Living
Local resident receives national award for excellence in cancer advocacy
Birth announcements - Sept. 22 edition
An open letter to the Wetterlings: Your Jacob's passing leaves us all grieving
Wadena County 4-H demonstrates knowledge, skills at State Fair
State struggles to get grip on mental health problems
Letters to the editor - Sept. 22 edition
What is zipper merge and how does it work?
Expanded role of service dogs
Don't make one of these four mistakes with car seats
Outdoor briefs - Sept. 15
State pheasant forecast both good and bad
Shooting sports highlight for Forkhorn Field Day
Pheasant harvest shows 41 percent increase
State waterfowl season to begin Sept. 24
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
March 15, 2013
No charges in fatal Perham accident
The driver of the pickup truck that struck and killed a man in downtown Perham in December will not be facing criminal charges. Perham Police Chief Jason Hoaby said Monday that no criminal negligence was found during an investigation of the accident, and the case will be closing....
March 15, 2013 - 1:13pm
Perham Northwoods incident draws national attention
The two Muslim exchange students who were recently asked to leave a program at Northwoods Assembly of God Church will be meeting with the pastor...
March 15, 2013 - 1:08pm
March 7, 2013
26 charges in Perham horse neglect case
Bruce and Allison Breun of Frazee appeared in Otter Tail County District Court on Monday to face 26 separate charges related to the abuse and neglect of 11 horses rescued from a farm north of Perham in November. The two individuals will each be assigned to court-appointed attorneys...
March 7, 2013 - 3:28pm
March 1, 2013
Woman hurt in forklift accident
The Perham Police Department responded to an incident at Barrel O' Fun last week after a report that a woman had been hurt in a forklift accident. Around 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 19, 52-year-old Karen Christiansen suffered unspecified injuries when a pallet full of boxes she was pulling...
March 1, 2013 - 9:05am
February 18, 2013
New food ministry helps many in need
The new Raven Food Ministry at Northwoods Assembly of God Church in Perham has been handing out an estimated $3,000 worth of food every week...
February 18, 2013 - 9:59am
February 15, 2013
High-fiving the president
Perham High School math teacher Alyssa Rosenow met President Barack Obama recently when he flew into the Air Force Base at the Minneapolis/St....
February 15, 2013 - 11:09am