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July 11, 2018
Letter: VNL Whistleblower story about fire department collaboration was misleading
On June 19, the Valley News Live Whistleblower team ran a misleading story about the joint powers agreement between the Perley-Lee Township Fire Department and the Hendrum Fire Department. The joint powers agreement was a long-planned, carefully-thought-out, collaborative effort between...
July 11, 2018 - 12:30pm
June 9, 2018
Communities north of Fargo-Moorhead take on flood projects
BISMARCK — As the massive diversion intended to protect Fargo-Moorhead from Red River flooding inches toward construction, numerous communities...
June 9, 2018 - 9:20am
March 19, 2018
Watch your ears! Farmers still suffer hearing loss
PERLEY, Minn. --Paul Houglum knows farming has taken its toll on his hearing. In mid-March he was hauling grain to the local elevator, emptying...
March 19, 2018 - 8:42am
October 28, 2017
Playing it by ear: Minnesota couple loving novelty popcorn business
PERLEY, Minn. — It's been a popping good corn year on the Colten and Katie Gehring farm near Perley, Minn. — a hobby enterprise they...
October 28, 2017 - 9:54am
October 27, 2015
Norman County Sheriff's Dept. looking for armed robbery suspect
PERLEY, Minn. – The Norman County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a suspect involved in an armed robbery Monday evening. Officials say the suspect entered the Perley Community Co-op shortly before 7 p.m. the suspect had a bat and took an undisclosed amount of money. He fled...
October 27, 2015 - 2:18pm
May 13, 2012
Three injured in crash on Highway 75
MOORHEAD - Three people were injured in an accident around 1 p.m. Sunday on Highway 75 and 170th Avenue North here. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Paul B. Houglum, 60, of Perley stopped for a dog on Highway 75 and was rear-ended by Chelsey Schmidt, 19, of Fargo. Houglum...
May 13, 2012 - 7:53pm
January 3, 2011
Slippery conditions yield several accidents
Although interstates around the Fargo-Moorhead area were finally re-opened Sunday morning, still-slippery roadways led to several weather-related incidents in the Red River Valley. Tyler J. Vossler, 23, Sioux Falls, S.D., was treated for minor injuries at Sanford Health in Fargo...
January 3, 2011 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Downstream cities urge no more water in diversion plan
HENDRUM, Minn. - Several landowners downstream from a proposed North Dakota diversion say they can't handle any more water in the area already...
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
Downstream residents nervous about proposed diversion effects
Representatives of downstream cities sounded off Thursday on plans to build a Red River diversion channel to protect Fargo-Moorhead. The Metro Flood Study Work Group was also told that mitigating higher Red River levels downstream could cost $35 million to $750 million. In addition,...
March 5, 2010 - 12:00am
February 9, 2010
Perley Fire and Rescue gets donated ambulance
PERLEY, Minn. - Perley Fire and Rescue was recently given a slightly used ambulance as part of the "Giving Back to EMS" program. Established by Everest Emergency Vehicles of St. Paul and the Minnesota Ambulance Association, the "Giving Back to EMS" program donates new or slightly...
February 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 2, 2010
Anxiety builds for downstream cities
The first good look at a Fargo-Moorhead diversion project's impact on cities downstream wasn't positive for Terry Guttormson. "I feel worse,"...
February 2, 2010 - 12:00am
January 23, 2010
Jacobson open house postponed until Jan. 30
PERLEY, Minn. - The 50th wedding anniversary open house for Clayton and Beverly Jacobson, Perley, scheduled for today has been rescheduled. The event will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 30 at Kirkebo Lutheran Church, Perley.
January 23, 2010 - 12:00am
July 9, 2009
With help of his driver dad, 17-year-old Borgen shows he's ready to compete
Bryce Borgen isn't old enough to vote but that doesn't matter in the pits. He's only 17, but Borgen is no rookie. In his third season driving...
July 9, 2009 - 12:00am
May 26, 2009
Flood cleanup contract for Minnesota communities awarded to Detroit Lakes company
A Detroit Lakes, Minn., company received the contract to remove emergency clay levees in several Minnesota communities. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded Hough Inc. the $472,370.00 contract for removing levees in Breckenridge, Georgetown, Halstad, Oakport, Perley and St. Vincent. Work...
May 26, 2009 - 10:19am
May 5, 2009
Minnesota officials: ND officials need to understand flood projects unfinished in Minnesota
WASHINGTON D.C. - The message that Minnesota officials will deliver during today's two-state flood meeting is becoming clearer after this morning's gathering of Minnesota officials in Washington, D.C. Rep.
May 5, 2009 - 10:02am