Perham News


09/04/2018 05:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
How Two Minnesota Cities Have Addressed Housing Shortages 

CHUCK JOHNSON ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR Perham The City of Perham has a unique claim to fame: We have more jobs than people . We've consistently had an average growth of about 120 new jobs per year for the past decade.


09/03/2018 08:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Otter Tail County home 'likely totaled' in fire Monday, September 3 

The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office says around 4:30 p.m., the fire was reported by a boater on Rose Lake. Frazee, Perham, Vergas and Detroit Lakes fire departments responded.


07/19/2018 02:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Man charged in double homicide in Otter Tail Co. found incompetent for trial 

A man charged with killing a woman and her adult son in Otter Tail County has been found incompetent to stand trial and will be committed to a secure treatment center in St. Peter. Twenty-two-year-old William Hillman will be held at the center until his mental health improves and he's able to take part in legal proceedings against him.