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November 9, 2017
Duane, center, with his parents, Edwin and Clara Lysne, on their family farm in Grant County, Minn., on November 11, 1953, the day Duane left for the service. He took a bus to Minneapolis, where he got sworn in. He says he wondered the whole way there whether he was doing the right thing. Looking back on his time in the Navy today, he says he wouldn't change a thing. Submitted photo
From farm boy to salty sailor
November 9, 2017 - 12:48pm
July 10, 2017
Fifty years ago a couple Maine boys were convicted on charges after stealing a car and lighting it on fire, leaving it to burn just off Highway 10. The two had connections to a string of similar incidences across Montana and North Dakota. File Photo
Looking back
July 10, 2017 - 12:11pm
June 6, 2017
Perham student receives NDSU scholarships
June 6, 2017 - 4:40pm
May 25, 2017
A picture of Rodney Hanson taken from his third and final book, "Fading Memories." Used with permission from the Hanson family
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
May 25, 2017 - 11:06am
March 13, 2017
Harriet Mattfeld hailed as a ‘community champion’: Perham councilwoman dies Monday, March 13
March 13, 2017 - 7:26pm
February 16, 2017
Perham Living's 2017 Valentine Royalty were crowned in a special ceremony on Feb. 9. They are, from left to right: Willis and Evelyn Mollins, Henry and Gladys Ramus, and Bernie Nundahl and Lucy Brasel.  Marie Johnson/FOCUS
A ceremony full of heart: new Valentine Royalty crowned at Perham Living
February 16, 2017 - 7:30am
January 6, 2017
Perham’s New Year’s baby has arrived: Rory Kalk was born Jan. 2
January 6, 2017 - 1:22pm
December 14, 2016
Scott Geiselhart of Frazee, Minn., stands Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, in a Fargo locker room. Geiselhart speaks publicly about dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder from his experiences as a first responder. Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
'I started seeing life again': Frazee firefighter escapes PTSD's spiral
December 14, 2016 - 11:05am
December 2, 2016
BroadwayWankel4 Matt Weinstein, who portrays Sgt. Stubby in the off-Broadway musical, laughs over a comment made by Capt. Athy, played by Paul Fraccalvieri, during a rehearsal. The production was previewed for a couple weeks, when it received a good response from audience members.  It premiers  Saturday, Dec. 3, when Perham’s  Larry Wankel will be in the wings watching. Submitted photo
Former Perham band teacher composes music for off-Broadway musical
December 2, 2016 - 7:30am
November 4, 2016
Local businesses and residents donated materials, like these rustic wagon wheels, to Wegscheid's Eagle Scout project. Marie Johnson/FOCUS
Perham's Aaron Wegscheid has reached the pinnacle of scouting
November 4, 2016 - 11:31am
October 28, 2016
Lighted structures include a black cat, a friendly witch, a smiling ghost and a couple of pumpkins.
A little fright, a little fun: Richville couple goes all out with Halloween display
October 28, 2016 - 11:30am
October 27, 2016
Emily Dreyer (formerly Rutten), with her husband Michael and their Brittany Spaniel, Mootsie. The two were wed this past July at their home in Ottertail. Emily, who was born and raised in Perham and still has many relatives in the area, said family is very important to her.  Submitted photo
Perham graduate is called an 'Extreme go-getter'
October 27, 2016 - 9:34am
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