21-Year-Old Charged With Killing Woman, Son Near PerhamTheir bodies were found Tuesday at their rural Perham home. Authorities say they had been beaten with a large pipe wrench.
Charges: Mentally Ill Man Killed Mother, Son With Pipe WrenchThe man accused of beating a northern Minnesota woman and her son to death with a pipe wrench earlier this week told authorities that he suffers from mental illness and that that his victims were a family who let him live with them.
Victims ID’d In Perham Double HomicideAuthorities have identified the bodies of two people found dead Tuesday morning in a northwestern Minnesota home.
2 Killed In Perham, Another ArrestedAccording to the sheriff's office, deputies responded to a residence in Perham early Tuesday morning on a report of an assault.
Sheriff: Runaway Girl, 16, May Be In Alexandria AreaThe Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office says a 16-year-old girl hasn’t been seen since late January and is considered a runaway.
Sheriff: Perham Man Arrested After Burglary, Indecent Exposure & PursuitA 40-year-old Perham man is in jail after he allegedly burglarized a home, indecently exposed himself to a teen at a Target parking lot, and fled from law enforcement Tuesday, according to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.
CO Poisoning Kills Man; Sickens Wife & 7 First RespondersFirst responders hospitalized after responding to a deadly carbon monoxide poisoning near Vergas in Otter Tail County are home Wednesday night.
Fire Destroys Tire Store In PerhamFire departments from 15 communities battled a fire that destroyed a tire store in Perham.
Tap Talk: Disgruntled Brewing, Where 'Grumpy Is Good'For former drywall business owner turned brewmaster Brett Doebbling, being disgruntled has always pushed him to do better. In other words, just being good isn't quite good enough. And for those who enjoy craft beer and can't seem to find their fix in central Minnesota, this is great news.
Salmonella: Sentencing For Managers Who Helped Convict BossThey were star witnesses who helped convict their old boss, a former peanut executive who got the harshest sentence ever for a U.S. producer in a food-borne illness case. Now two ex-managers of a Georgia peanut plant at the center of a deadly salmonella outbreak face the prospect of going to prison themselves. Sammy Lightsey and Danny Kilgore were scheduled to return Thursday to U.S. District Court for sentencing by the same judge who sent their ex-employer, former Peanut Corporation of American owner Stewart Parnell, to prison for 28 years.
Goin' To The Lake Recap: Perham (Day 2)Summer is coming to an end, and so are the WCCO summer road trips to the lakes! Our final stop on our tour across Minnesota is in Perham, a three-hour drive northwest of the cities. Liz Collin and Mike Binkley went to the Perham Lakeside Golf Club Friday. It is a beautiful facility with 27 holes to play. They have had great weather all summer, and Friday is no exception.
Goin' To The Lake Recap: Perham (Day 1)Summer is coming to an end, and so are the WCCO summer road trips to the lakes! Our final stop on our tour across Minnesota is in Perham, a three-hour drive northwest of the cities.

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