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Fruits such as cantaloupe and bananas can be purchased by qualifying SNAP participants to help their families in Otter Tail County stretch their household food budgets. Tom Hintgen/Otter Tail County Correspondent.
SNAP working well in Otter Tail County
February 24, 2018 - 9:06am
Perham sends seven to 8AA Individual finals
February 24, 2018 - 1:04am
West Fargo Police Sgt. Terry Styf (left) talks Friday, Feb. 23, 2018, with Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., about a GPS locator system that can help find people who go missing. (Ryan Johnson / Forum News Service)
Klobuchar backs bill to help locate missing people with Alzheimer's, autism
February 23, 2018 - 5:15pm
Editorial: HUB project in Perham is example of forward thinking
February 23, 2018 - 8:54am
February 19-23 is School Board Appreciation Week. Members of the Perham School Board include: From Left to Right: Back row: Sue Huebsch, Arnie Thompson, Aaron Kalina, Mitch Anderson. Front Row: Christi Stoll, Cyndy Huber and Sue Von Ruden. Not Pictured, Nathan Rooney. (submitted photo).
Perham School Board supports resolution for fully funding special education
February 22, 2018 - 11:35am
Otter Tail County authorities investigating death of man found unconscious on lake
February 21, 2018 - 9:56am
Owen Rastedt is shown just before his open heart surgery was about to begin at the Mayo Clinic Jan. 19.
Submitted photo
Owen Rastedt benefit planned Feb. 24
February 21, 2018 - 8:10am
Drug bust near Fergus Falls
February 17, 2018 - 9:06am
Perham's Ben Winkels looks for an opening in the Thief River Falls' defense during Perham's 66-25 victory over the Prowlers. Kim Brasel/FOCUS
Perham rolls to its 23rd victory
February 15, 2018 - 10:25pm
Perham City Council: Road projects to divert truck traffic out of town
February 15, 2018 - 9:53am
Late basket, strong defense helps Perham to 22nd win
February 14, 2018 - 1:02pm
Members of the Perham Middle School Speech team who participated at the Battle Lake Speech meet: Top Left: Dacia Backstrom, Kira Johnson, Lauren Shreader, Crisavy Seeman, Rory Sauer, Gretchen Genoch, Madilyn Johnson, Joe Reed
Middle Row: Lily Aakre, Clara Tangen
Bottom Left: Abby Fisette, Haven Roth, Emily Kirchenwitz, Trisha Crews, Stephanie Dickerson, Meghan Reed. (submitted photo).
Junior High Speech team earns awards at Battle Lake tournament
February 14, 2018 - 9:13am
Perham's Jenson Beachy works his way through traffic during the first half of Perham's 57-54 victory over Rockford. Beachy became Perham's all-time leading scorer in the victory. Jason Groth/FOCUS
Beachy sets scoring mark as Perham runs streak to 21
February 10, 2018 - 7:14pm
Perham makes it 20 straight with win over Frazee
February 9, 2018 - 10:09pm
The Perham Focus Newspaper took home five newspaper awards from Minnesota Newspaper Association this year, including first place for best website (weeklies 1,501-2,500).
Perham Focus takes home five newspaper awards
February 9, 2018 - 1:58pm

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Otter Tail Lake neighbors Caryn Klosterman  and Tami Sirek flank Brooklyn Sirek under the big tent at the Otter Tail County of Ice celebration Saturday afternoon. Brian Hansel/Pioneer Journal

Many an idea is hatched in a fish house in the middle of a cold Minnesota winter.

Otter Tail County's Erik Osberg of had an idea some years back that ...

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